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Indian Scientist Tracks Down 15 Repeating FRBs Coming From Distant Dwarf Galaxy

Indian Scientist Tracks Down 15 Repeating FRBs Coming From Distant Dwarf Galaxy

Breakthrough Listen is a global astronomical initiative launched in 2015 by Internet investor and philanthropist Yuri Milner and cosmologist Stephen Hawking in search for evidence of technological ...

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SC parents name newborn daughter in honor of total solar eclipse

SC parents name newborn daughter in honor of total solar eclipse

A baby was born Monday in SC was named after the Great American Eclipse. Paul and Freedom initially chose the name Violet for her, according to WSOC. Eclipse joins big sister Grayson, 2. The last ...

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Richard Perez compares Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz's chances against Floyd Mayweather

Richard Perez compares Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz's chances against Floyd Mayweather

Vue Cinema in Liffey Valley has announced that they're gonna be hosting the ULTIMATE movie night on the 26th August, showing the Mcgregor Vs. Mayweather fight on two of their big screens. "They to...

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Not seeing many meteors during Perseid shower? Blame the moon

Not seeing many meteors during Perseid shower? Blame the moon

Earth passes through the path of Comet Swift-Tuttle from 17 July to 24 August with the shower's peak - when Earth passes through the densest, dustiest area - occurring on 12 August. The darker the sky...

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HTC & Qualcomm Collaborate on Stand-Alone VR Headset

HTC & Qualcomm Collaborate on Stand-Alone VR Headset

HTC's Vive is still one of the best virtual reality setups out there today, yet one of the most inconvenient parts about it is that it's not cheap . That, coupled with HTC and Qualcomm's VR so...

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Hamilton County schools to close for total solar eclipse

Hamilton County schools to close for total solar eclipse

The last time the United States saw a solar eclipse at all was 1979 (some of you remember that). "After this experiment flies, we will have about 10 times more samples to analyze than all previo...

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SeaWorld's last baby killer whale to be born in captivity has died

SeaWorld's last baby killer whale to be born in captivity has died

The cause of death is considered to be a pneumonia-like infection, which is common in both whales and dolphins - either wild or the ones kept in captivity. "Forty orcas have now died on SeaWorld's ...

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Thrones' cast talk love as new trailer drops

Game of Thrones had its season seven debut this past Sunday, but there are still six episodes to go. She finds it awkward but, doesn't deny there's some "potential secret enjoyment" in it. As for t...

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Doom update 6.66 retires its season pass, all multiplayer DLC now free

Doom update 6.66 retires its season pass, all multiplayer DLC now free

New Rune System - The all-new Runes replace the Hack Module system. They delivered nine maps, three more guns and three playable demons, plus armor customizations and special abilities. This will sim...

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Google Home adds support for streaming uploaded/purchased songs from Play Music

Google Home adds support for streaming uploaded/purchased songs from Play Music

On that note, it does appear that New Release Radio is available from the Google Play Music web player, but it doesn't look like the feature is available in the Play Music app just yet. Google a...

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FBI Makes Arrest in Bixby Air Force Recruiting Station Explosion

FBI Makes Arrest in Bixby Air Force Recruiting Station Explosion

Mandy Vavrinak, a spokeswoman for the Bixby police, said the explosion occurred in a largely commercial and retail area near the border of Tulsa and Bixby, which she described as an "affluent suburban...

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Murray withdraws from Wimbledon warm-up

World No 1 Murray cancelled a second exhibition game at London's Hurlingham Club after being warned by his medical team to rest his sore hip . Andy Murray's preparations for the defence of his ...

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Microsoft patches Windows XP due to 'heightened risk' of nation-state activity

Microsoft patches Windows XP due to 'heightened risk' of nation-state activity

We have taken action to provide additional critical security updates to address vulnerabilities that are at heightened risk of exploitation due to past nation-state activity and disclosures. SMB is ...

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued for all of NH until 8 pm Monday

Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued for all of NH until 8 pm Monday

Remember, if you can hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning. There's a 30 percent chance of damaging winds, the center said. The mechanism here is localized, wet microbursts. W...

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Two tropical storms developing?

Satellite data and surface observations indicated that a broad low-pressure area had formed over the Gulf of Honduras, and the associated precipitation activity was showing signs of organization. Trop...

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New smart speaker expected as Apple kicks off conference

New smart speaker expected as Apple kicks off conference

Speaking at the WWDC conference, Apple's marketing SVP Phil Schiller boldly said, "This is a chance to reinvent music ". Apple's positioning for HomePod is that it will sit between the qual...

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Apple Finally Unveiled its Amazon Echo Rival

Apple's new speaker is called HomePod (not to be confused with the third-party HomePod "wireless stereo" in-home streaming device a third-party company tried selling back in 2004), and will ship in ...

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AMD releases 'Radeon Pro 500' Series graphics for iMac

The 21.5-inch iMac will start at $1,100 and the 4K 21.5-inch model will be available at $1,300. SSD storage options are now up to 50% faster. Depending on the model you buy, the graphics card could ra...

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Listen to Arcade Fire's unbelievable new song, 'Everything Now'

Listen to Arcade Fire's unbelievable new song, 'Everything Now'

The album was produced by Arcade Fire , Daft Punk's Thomas Bangalter , and Steve Mackey , with co-production by Markus Dravs. After a week of cryptic activity on Twitter, indie-rock legends Ar...

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Explosion, 'a number of fatalities' reported at Ariana Grande concert in England

The explosion led to mass panic among concertgoers and is being treated as a terrorist attack "until police know otherwise", the Manchester Police reported on Twitter . Police say the attack was ...

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Pokemon Go May Get Legendaries This Summer

Pokemon Go May Get Legendaries This Summer

It's pretty clear that those words were carefully selected, and given how players have gone almost a year without any sign of the game's legendary Pokemon , the time seems right for Niantic to fina...

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Qualcomm sues four Apple contract manufacturers

Qualcomm sues four Apple contract manufacturers

In April, Qualcomm said in its second-fiscal quarter earnings results that its reported revenue had not been affected by the withheld royalties, as the suppliers continued to report the royalties an...

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Google Announces New Wireless VR Headsets By HTC And Lenovo

Google worked with Qualcomm to develop the design for the standalone headset. The VR market is growing, but headsets are too expensive for most people. Once again, this is something entirely differe...

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Teens climb up Golden Gate Bridge, hang from cables

Teens climb up Golden Gate Bridge, hang from cables

Teatime and Rector snuck down the Marin Headlands, along the bridge, and once the sun set, climbed the bridge's suspension stays from the shore. According to the DailyMail , the teenagers were able...

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Chance Showers on Weekend

There is a 30 percent chance for rain, mostly after 5 p.m. Thunderstorms likely with a 60% chance for DFW after midnight. Thursday Night . A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1...

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You Can't Get The Netflix App On A Rooted Android Phone Anymore

You Can't Get The Netflix App On A Rooted Android Phone Anymore

Because of this, the app won't show up for rooted users when they search for it on the Google Play store. There are plenty of good reasons to root your Android phone or tablet, from removing pre-ins...

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Phantom Dust Re-Release Coming to Xbox One, PC for Free

Phantom Dust Re-Release Coming to Xbox One, PC for Free

Now on Xbox One , you can get up to 70% off over 275 games as part of the big Xbox One Backward Compatibility Super Sale. Luckily for us, it's getting a new lease of life on Xbox One , according t...

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Instagram stories go full Snapchat with new face filters

Instagram stories go full Snapchat with new face filters

Plus, you can add hashtags "stickers" to your stories. Over the passage of time, Instagram has seen mammoth growth. Face Filters cannot only be applied to still images, but also videos and B...

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McKayla Maroney Denies She Was Hacked After Racy Video

McKayla Maroney Denies She Was Hacked After Racy Video

The original thong Instagram post , which is about to reach 1 million views, is also embedded. Olympic gold medalist McKayla Maroney . It seems like the young lady has gone from America's sweeth...

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Moto C and Moto C Plus are Motorola's newest Android smartphones

For those who don't know , Motorola Smartphones Company will launch to Moto C series phones. The C Plus will retail for €119 (roughly $130 USD). Next, the Moto E and Moto E Plus are confirmed by th...

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SC State graduate wins Miss USA pageant

SC State graduate wins Miss USA pageant

Contestants from Minnesota, New Jersey, Missouri, Tennessee, California, District of Columbia, South Carolina, New York, Illinois and Alaska will continue on in the beauty pageant. Her first winter sh...

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NASA won't rush astronauts back to the moon to please Donald Trump

NASA won't rush astronauts back to the moon to please Donald Trump

The massive rocket could take the first astronauts to Mars, and it could be used to launch robotic spacecraft to distant planets, such as Jupiter and Saturn, in just a few years rather than the roughl...

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Equipment water leak shortens spacewalk by 2 US astronauts

Equipment water leak shortens spacewalk by 2 US astronauts

National Aeronautics and Space Administration revamped plans due to the leak, which developed as Fischer's suit was being prepared. Fischer s suit itself is perfectly fine. That prompted the USA space...

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Aric Almirola wins Xfinity Series race at Talladega

Aric Almirola wins Xfinity Series race at Talladega

Blaney is 12th in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series standings after nine races . Fifth-place finisher Erik Jones goes into Sunday's GEICO 500 as a rookie. Saturday's schedule includes that pos...

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How to See the Eta Aquarid Meteor Shower This Weekend

How to See the Eta Aquarid Meteor Shower This Weekend

Then in 1876, professor Alexander Stewart Herschel pointed out that the orbit of Halley's comet almost coincided with Earth's orbit around May 4, and that if we encountered any comet debris capabl...

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