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Tiny Beryl is Season's First Hurricane

Tiny Beryl is Season's First Hurricane

Puerto Rico could be hit with winds of up to 40 miles per hour and heavy flooding as Hurricane Beryl approaches a region still trying to recover from last year's storms, forecasters said Friday. It ...

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President Trump: Space Force and Air Force Will Be 'Separate But Equal'

President Trump: Space Force and Air Force Will Be 'Separate But Equal'

Indeed, President Trump mentioned that he was considering the idea of Space Force back in March , and then in May told an audience that he was " seriously thinking " of adding a sixth military ...

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Toxic plant that burns skin, causes blindness spreading in U.S.

Toxic plant that burns skin, causes blindness spreading in U.S.

The plant is a member of the carrot family and can grow to more than 14 feet tall, according to the New York Department of Environmental Conservation . Giant hogweed grows best in the borders between...

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India to join Clean Sea Campaign: PM Narendra Modi

India to join Clean Sea Campaign: PM Narendra Modi

This theme requires all of us to consider and change our lifestyle towards reducing plastic pollution in our country, especially from " single use plastics ". Each year, World Environment Day has a ...

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Organic molecules on Mars

Organic molecules on Mars

NASA's Curiosity rover on Mars has found complex organic matter on the surface of the red planet. The Sample Analysis at Mars ( SAM ) arm of the rover found seasonal fluctuations of methane gas i...

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JSPL Pledges to Beat Plastic Pollution

JSPL Pledges to Beat Plastic Pollution

Every year, June 5 is observed as World Environment Day and people could adopt simpler things to reduce the planet's vulnerability. On World Environment Day , Guterres is encouraging everyone t...

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SpaceX Rocket Launch Of SES-12 Set For June 4, 2018

SpaceX Rocket Launch Of SES-12 Set For June 4, 2018

SES-12 will operate under the authority of the Netherlands and will replace and augment the services now being provided on SES's NSS-6 satellite. The first stage of Falcon 9 will land on the float...

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Government set to eradicate mycoplasma bovis

Government set to eradicate mycoplasma bovis

The Government chose today the option of phased eradication to attempt to combat the cow disease Mycoplasma bovis , at a cost of $886 million over the next decade. We're calling on rural communities ...

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Moonwalker and space artist Alan Bean dies

Moonwalker and space artist Alan Bean dies

Reflecting on his experience, Bean once said: "I remember once looking back at Earth and starting to think, Gee, that's handsome.' Then I said to myself, 'Quit screwing off and go collect rocks .' We...

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Florida gov. declares state of emergency ahead of Subtropical Storm Alberto

Florida gov. declares state of emergency ahead of Subtropical Storm Alberto

The main threat is from heavy rain that could lead to flooding, the city said, but also high winds and storm surge could cause problems. This graphic, created by the NWS/NCEP Weather Prediction Cent...

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'Alberto' just became the first named storm of the 2018 hurricane season

'Alberto' just became the first named storm of the 2018 hurricane season

A subtropical cyclone has characteristics of both tropical and extratropical cyclones, and tends to have a broader maximum wind radius than the cone of most tropical cyclones. It's expected to con...

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'Lost and found' asteroid returns to buzz past Earth Tuesday

'Lost and found' asteroid returns to buzz past Earth Tuesday

The asteroid almost as big as a football field was first discovered in 2010 by a group of astronomers working on the Catalina Sky Survey in Arizona . The asteroid 2010 WC9 , affectionately kno...

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SpaceX's Upgraded Falcon 9 Rocket Finally Soars To The Skies

The newly minted Block 5 variant of the Falcon 9 - designed with roughly 100 up grades for greater energy, security and reusability than its Block-4 predecessor - increased off at 4:14 p.m. Mezbahuzza...

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SpaceX postpones next-gen rocket launch

SpaceX postpones next-gen rocket launch

The Falcon 9 Block 5 meets the standards for crewed space missions and its hardware upgrades dramatically improve upon SpaceX's goal to make rocket reusability and reliability a cost-effective routi...

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Google Maps Get Explore Tab To Act As Guide To Users

Google Maps Get Explore Tab To Act As Guide To Users

Google Maps , like Google News, is also gaining a new " For You " feature where you'll find recommendations based on your past travel. The For You tab is created to surface information about new p...

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Google announces smart compose for Gmail users

Google announces smart compose for Gmail users

Smart Compose helps Gmail write emails "quickly with confidence", as a Google blog entry puts it, by making suggestions for the rest of the sentence as you write. The feature even serves up relevan...

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IPhone X Face ID Failures Spark A Peculiar Repair Strategy From Apple

IPhone X Face ID Failures Spark A Peculiar Repair Strategy From Apple

As MacRumors reports, Apple distributed a document to Apple Authorized Service providers detailing the fault present in both iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus and how to deal with it. "My front facin...

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One of Waymo's self-driving minivans gets caught in a road crash

One of Waymo's self-driving minivans gets caught in a road crash

Arizona changed its rules on autonomous vehicle testing late in 2017, opening the door to driverless cars being operated without a human behind the wheel. As the Honda swerved, it continued eastboun...

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Red Dead Redemption 2 Third Official Trailer Released

Red Dead Redemption 2 Third Official Trailer Released

This is why stuff from the original game, such as the honor system and the Dead Eye, are coming back for this sequel, together with all the many icons on the screen and the video game-y HUD, no matter...

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Market concerns vanish as Apple posts best-ever second quarter

Market concerns vanish as Apple posts best-ever second quarter

Here are the key take-aways. India, we set a new first-half record. "The iPhone obviously had to do extremely well to get a 21% number", he said on the company's earnings call . "We also grew reven...

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$199 Oculus Go VR headset goes on sale today

$199 Oculus Go VR headset goes on sale today

As for the specs of the Oculus Go , it boasts a 5.5-inch display with a resolution of 2560×1440. The cheapest will be $199 and have 32 GB of onboard storage; there'l also be a 64 GB version of the he...

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New Features (Calender View and Slo-mo videos for Stories + 3 more)

New Features (Calender View and Slo-mo videos for Stories + 3 more)

In addition to group video calls, WhatsApp will be adding stickers as well. Today is F8 (pronounced “eff eight”), which is Facebooks annual developer conference where Instagram has just announ...

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Facebook to allow users to clear browsing history, unveil dating feature

Facebook to allow users to clear browsing history, unveil dating feature

He said the service will be opt-in and, to preserve people's privacy , not viewable to users' friends. "If you believe like I do that giving people a voice is important, that building relationships...

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Unannounced Nokia X Spotted with Notch on Nokia's Official Page

Unannounced Nokia X Spotted with Notch on Nokia's Official Page

Under the hood, the device will either be powered by MediaTek Helio P60 octa-core processor or Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 octa-core processor . It has 4 GB of RAM along with 64 GB internal storag...

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Kim Kardashian Makes Her Feelings for Tristan Thompson Crystal Clear

Kim Kardashian Makes Her Feelings for Tristan Thompson Crystal Clear

That means he still yet to publicly address cheating on Khloe Kardashian , 33, and say he's sorry for causing the new mom so much pain. He's yet to mention Khloe and his cheating scandal , but wit...

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Australia to pay for Great Barrier Reef restoration and protection

Australia to pay for Great Barrier Reef restoration and protection

The funding will be confirmed in the May budget, according to the newspaper. The reef has lost up to half its coral cover in the past 30 years, due to bleaching and pollution. "It's not working, it'...

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'Schoolhouse Rock' composer and Pa. resident Bob Dorough dead at age 94

'Schoolhouse Rock' composer and Pa. resident Bob Dorough dead at age 94

Bob Dorough , the jazz musician who wrote numerous best-loved Schoolhouse Rock songs, has died at age 94. Bob Dorough performing at Joe's Pub in NY on March 9, 2014. "Then I looked in the magic ...

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Google is working on a standalone Tasks app for Android and iOS

Google is working on a standalone Tasks app for Android and iOS

Personal users will soon start seeing the option to opt-in from the Settings menu on the top right. Google isn't playing around with this update, and mobile users should expect updates to the ...

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Amazon now delivers packages to auto trunks

Amazon now delivers packages to auto trunks

That's according to a new study by Shorr Packaging Corp., which ranked the top 25 cities for the amenities provided by Amazon's Prime , and Denver ranked No. This means that cars do not need to b...

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Amazon is going to release the Fire TV Cube

Amazon is going to release the Fire TV Cube

Amazon , after launching the Echo range of speakers in India has now introduced the Amazon Echo Spot at an introductory price of Rs 10,499. "We are excited to bring Echo Spot to our customers ...

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