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Three Billion Year Old Continent Emerges Under African Island

The crust was covered by young lava during volcanic eruptions within the vicinity of the island. Now that we have similar crystals that were b...

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Apple's Macbook Pro with Touch Bar is causing problems for would-be lawyers

ExamSoft , which makes testing software for the Board of Law Examiners, says the Touch Bar's default setting, which displays "predictive text de...

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Cassini Reveals Breathtaking New Views of Saturn's Beautifully Complex Rings

In one image of the A ring, scientists identified at least 16 smeared features they have named " propellers ". NASA's Cassini spacecraft rec...

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Kaler: Trump's immigration order of 'great concern' to U

University of Tennessee Chancellor Jimmy Cheek says this morning the university is still gauging the effects of the executive order restrictin...

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Hyperloop Pod Race Kicks Off at SpaceX Headquarters

Only five teams passed the safety and design tests. This past weekend SpaceX hosted its hyperloop competition at its Hawthorne headquarters. ...

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Manchester United "deserved" Wigan victory, states Jose Mourinho

Up until Sunday, Schweinsteiger had not made a start for United in 385 days, and for much of this season was training with the reserves after be...

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Alphabet Generates $26 Billion Revenue in Q4, Misses Expectations on Earnings

That said, its Other Bets properties are still operating under a loss; it lost over a billion dollars this part quarter. "Other revenues", whi...

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Spectra Energy Corp (NYSE:SE) Valuation According To Analysts

Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 0 and Forward P/E ratio of 21.35. As of this writing, Holly Energy Partners, L.P...

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Florida governor threatens ports that do business with Cuba

Gov. Rick Scott is threatening that Florida ports could lose state money if they do business with Cuba. Port authorities along the U.S. Southe...

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Apocalypse is 30 seconds closer, say Doomsday Clock scientists

Nuclear " Doomsday Clock " ticks closest to midnight in 64 years Atomic scientists reset their symbolic " Doomsday Clock " to its closest time t...

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Here are Boeing's new slim, touchscreen-friendly spacesuits

The helmet and visor has been incorporated into the suit rather than making it detachable. Ferguson said the folds were mainly decorative, c...

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No 'alternative facts' here - 5 highlights on Scientists' March on Washington

It's being billed as the March for Science , and Boston is poised to be a leader in its effort to send a pro-science, pro-research, and pro-fac...

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Tim Peake's space capsule goes on display

It says he will take part in a second mission to the International Space Station with the European Space Agency. With Peake was Principia miss...

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Rogue Twitter Account Has A Following

Michael Meyer discusses NASA's Mars Exploration Project on November 5, 2015. From three, there are now 14 unofficial Twitter accounts circulat...

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Qualcomm defends its licensing and bottom line

Here's everything you need to know about the lawsuit battle so far. The fruity cargo cult also filed a lawsuit against Qualcomm in Beijing, ...

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Schumer to Trump: Commit $1 billion to fixing infrastructure as promised

Even though Trump enjoys a Republican-led Senate, Democrats have kept their promise to delay his nominees, even if they lack the votes to ultima...

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Elon Musk defends President Trumps' Exxon Mobil Secretary of State

As secretary of State, Tillerson would have a key role in negotiating global climate treaties such as the Paris Agreement. The Economist tw...

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Stable Semi-Synthetic Bacterium Created

The researchers discovered a modification to the transporter that that made it much easier for the organism to grow and divide while holding on ...

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Now Loading...Should Resident Evil Continue With Its Current Direction?

While most of us are still tip-toeing our way around the Baker estate, speedrunners are blitzing through Resident Evil 7 in mere hours. Capc...

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Elon Musk might be Serious about his Tunnels Plan

In Ashlee Vance's 2015 biography, she said Musk essentially splits time between SpaceX and Tesla HQs, which means a regular mid-week and end-o...

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USDA Says It Did Not Instruct Research Service To Cease Public Communication

But at least two researchers who have in the past worked with ARS say collaboration with the agency is often essential to their work. In a dep...

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Xiaomi Sells 250000 Units of Redmi Note 4 Within 10 Minutes

These sales numbers come hardly as a surprise as the phone's predecessor Redmi Note 3 was one of the most sold devices in India previous year. ...

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NOAA shows off 'fantastically rich' pics from new weather satellite

A new weather satellite has relayed its first images of Earth back to scientists, and the new collection, which includes an updated version of...

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NASA releases video imagining a landing on Pluto

But now offering us the smallest of glimpses into what it might be like to land on the icy sphere, NASA has released a video showing a collage...

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Mexico and Canada prepare for trade talks

Federal ministers gathering for a two-day cabinet retreat were working hard to play down concerns Monday that the newly installed Trump administ...

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United Kingdom missile test failure "covered up" by government

There have only been five firing tests by UK Vanguard-class submarines in the 21st century, the Sunday Times wrote, and the launches are usual...

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Wolf 1061c could be the next habitable planet after Earth

Astronomers are focusing more on an area called the habitable zone around star systems. The researchers have already studied Wolf 1061c's di...

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Sitting makes women look years older

They found that elderly women with low levels of physical activity who sit at least 10 hours per day have cells that are biologically older by e...

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Britney Spears made the first move on boyfriend

The Clumsy crooner continues the 17th leg of her $95.3M-grossing, 217-concert Las Vegas residency this Friday at Planet Hollywood's AXIS. She ...

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Cassini spacecraft gets close-up view of Saturn's moon Daphnis

NASA's Cassini mission was launched in 2004 and it captured some unbelievable pictures of the Saturnian system. NASA's Cassini spacecraft ha...

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Trump Administration Overturns Obama's FHA Mortgage-Fee Cut

In his confirmation hearing, Trump's nominee for HUD secretary, Ben Carson, said that if confirmed he would work with the "FHA administrator a...

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2016 the Hottest Year on Record

Only about 10 percent, during 2016, was attributable to El Niño , according to the scientists. Temperature records go back to 1880. But he pr...

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Registered as Warmest Year in the World

According to the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), the average global temperature was 1.1°C / 1.98°F higher than the pre-industrial per...

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What are Analysts report about: Tesla Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA)

Morgan Stanley analyst Adam Jonas, in his research note on Tesla , revised his Model 3 launch timeline and volume estimate, "with a significant...

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Charles Schumer Issues Challenge to Donald Trump in Inauguration Day Speech

He signed a waiver allowing former Gen. James Mattis to become secretary of defense; a proclamation of a national day of patriotism; and nominat...

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