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Gravitational waves detected as 2 black holes collided; 'Whoooop!'

If one arm shortens, and the other lengthens, scientists know they are seeing a gravitational wave . But - given half a century of frustration ...

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Miami Heat C Hassan Whiteside suspended for one game

According to Ira Winderman of The Sun Sentinel (subscription required), there is a feeling among the Miami Heat front office that trading Whit...

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Bug's eye view: How a zigzag flight helps wasps navigate home

As we reported recently, scientists have released a new reconstructed video that shows just how wasps navigate, shedding more light on an incr...

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Albert Einstein's Gravitational Waves Observed for the First Time

Albert Einstein's general theory of relativity has been proved right after more than a hundred years. Ashtekar said heavy celestial objects b...

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Hackers Publish Info of 20000 FBI Employees

The hacker also claims to have hundreds of gigabytes of data from a Department of Justice (DOJ) computer, although this information has yet ...

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SpaceX prepares mission, sea landing for Feb 24

The electric propellant will complete the job of circularizing the orbit at 36,000 kilometers over the equator. In such cases, the satellite's o...

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Now anyone can explore Mars

The  images  were taken in December, 2015. This is as close as you can come to standing on the surface of Tatooine (or  Mars  for that matter). ...

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Tom Clancy's The Division Open Beta Dated, New Video Available

The coolest part of The Dark Zone is that it is right in the middle of Manhattan. Discover a persistent, online, open-world NY where exploration...

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Shell Cancels Credit Facility After Sourcing Cash To Fund BG Takeover

Royal Dutch Shell PLC's earnings for the last quarter ended on N/A came in at $N/A. A year ago, the earnings stood at $N/A. This time the compa...

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Extended Trailer For 'The Flash' Reveals Zoom Unmasked

Diggle has often provided the emotional center of support for Oliver, and it seems he'll also be giving Barry some much needed encouragement aft...

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Scientists say they detected ripples in gravity

These gravitational waves were similar to electromagnetic waves in form, but while the latter could find difficulty in permeating some regio...

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Vaio Phone Biz Windows 10 Handset Is Not Coming To The US

Last week, VAIO announced its second smartphone ever: the Phone Biz. The news comes in a form of a tweet from the Vaio's USA official Twitter ...

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Jaguar Land Rover posts best-ever quarterly sales performance

And the Chinese premium market is already showing signs of picking up. At 11.38 am, Tata Motors shares were trading 4.46 per cent up at Rs 287...

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Windows 10 Beta and Pocket Editions getting Overworld update

Players will be able to display loot or mount maps that will guide their latest adventures. Even beyond gameplay elements, we're also now intr...

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HTC One M9 on T-Mobile, Verizon to get Marshmallow next week

The update will also add the voice calling feature to the device. The Android 6.0 Marshmallow has rolled out to the Xperia Z5 family, but on...

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Apple MacBook Pro: There Is More To It?

People who gave Apple their mailing addresses when they registered their MacBooks will receive the new cables by the end of this month, if they'...

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Carolina Panthers QB Cam Newton posts first photo of infant son, Chosen

Well, would you believe that earlier today, when players were cleaning out their lockers, Newton agreed with those that have called his reaction...

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Professor Stephen Hawking's thoughts on LIGO and the discovery of gravitational waves

Even if they had been more powerful, it was unlikely anyone would have thought of using them to detect gravitational waves . But Prof Drever, 8...

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Apple planning to introduce iMessage for Android users

Though the issue, which Apple claims is a security measure, has existed since early past year, a recent Guardian report helped shine a...

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Xbox One Backwards Compatibility Adds Four New Titles to the List

Only four games have been added today! Some of the most notable games that were leaked over the weekend include " Red Dead Redemption ", the X...

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Driveclub February update adds new tracks and hardcore mode

The patch also prepares the game for upcoming No Limits and Suzuki expansions packs that are due out in two week's time. PlayStation 4 rac...

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Blizzard's thinking about giving Warcraft movie-goers World of Warcraft free

We can only assume that a large portion of Warcraft's audience will be fans who do play or at one time played World of Warcraft , so it will be...

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Spider Vs Snake - it doesn't end how you think

Off the coast, there are sharks; in the rivers, there are crocodiles; and on land, you've a number of venomous snakes and spiders to keep your e...

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New Release Preview Rings For Windows 10 Announced By Microsoft

With the new update, users get bumped up to  Build 10586 .107. Fixed an issue where in some cases a device could be missing tiles on the Start...

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Microsoft lets cautious users try more of Windows 10's leading edge

In the meantime, Lumia 650 will be the last handset under the Lumia brand. With new builds released to insiders on a regular basis and the ful...

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Law changes for Google's auto announced

With self-driving cars, humans obviously can't drive them, so, naturally, the driver is now officially identified as a Google computer. A Nove...

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The Poor Man's Infiniti QX80 Actually Looks Better — Nissan Armada

Three trim levels, SV, SL, and Platinum, will be available when the 2017 Nissan Armada hits dealerships later this year. The Platinum prototyp...

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Second variant of the Microsoft Lumia 650 visits the FCC

A recent press image leak purportedly showed the phone once again and we feel we pretty much know what to expect in the way of specs. However ...

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Moto G (3rd gen) and Turbo edition smartphones now available on Amazon

The 8GB and 16GB variants costs Rs 9,999 and Rs 10,999 respectively. We reviewed the Motorola Moto G Turbo Edition recently and found that ...

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Storm Henry to batter Britain, Met Office warns

More wild weather is heading to the North - just days after it was hit by the devastating gales of Storm Gertrude. Leon Brown, forecaster for ...

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Ellen Page tweets support for Lucy DeCoutere after Ghomeshi trial

Speaking to reporters outside the courthouse, DeCoutere's lawyer Gillian Hnatiw said her client was not the one on trial. The trial was adjour...

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Japan's Sakurajima volcano, not far from nuclear plant, erupts

Labeled as one of the most active volcanoes in the world, there have been many eruptions recorded over the centuries. No reports of injuries hav...

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British scientists allowed to genetically modify human embryos

Professor John Harris, from the University of Manchester, says the technique enables the destruction of damaged genes, and also new genes to be ...

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Huge uproar after Britain allows scientists to edit human embryos

The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA), the official regulator, has given its approval for scientists at the Francis Crick I...

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Floating hills exist in Pluto's heart, says NASA

Serving as an example of the dwarf planet's fascinating and abundant geological activity, the images and data received from the spacecraft shows...

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