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Meet the TRUMPET-SAURUS: Duck-billed dinosaurs tooted sounds from trumpet-like instruments

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 11:10
Researchers at the New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine performed 3D scans of fossils of an unnamed species of Parasaurolophus.
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Fracking firm Cuadrilla say shale gas is now flowing from its controversial site

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 10:41
Fracking - which started at the Preston New Road site in Little Plumpton on October 15 - has been halted and restarted twice since then, after small earth tremors were detected.
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Students find 6,000-year-old axe on the estate of US founding father George Washington

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 10:35
The tool provides a poignant insight into the lives of those who lived on the Virginia site before it became the first president's home.
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Smartphones and tablets are causing mental health problems in children as young as two

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 10:33
Researchers from San Diego State University and the University of Georgia says spending more than an hour a day on smartphones and tablets every day is damaging children's mental health.
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Futuristic handset with a foldable screen is unveiled in China

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 10:16
The FlexPai is billed as the world's first foldable smartphone by its developer Royole and has a super flexible screen which can be bent from the middle.
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Futuristic handset with a foldable screen is unveiled in China

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 10:16
The FlexPai is billed as the world's first foldable smartphone by its developer Royole and has a super flexible screen which can be bent from the middle.
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To the Moon and beyond: Airbus delivers powerhouse for...

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 09:48
Europe's Airbus said on Friday it had delivered the 'powerhouse' for NASA's new Orion Spaceship that will take astronauts to the Moon and beyond in coming years
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Could our reefs be saved after all? Weed-like cauliflower coral has evolved unique immunity genes

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 09:29
Researchers from the University of Miami found that a common coral species might have evolved unique immune strategies to cope with environmental change.
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Malaysian internet cafe accidentally deletes computer game a boy, 12, had spent a year developing

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 09:17
Wary internet cafe staff in Malaysia unwittingly deleted a computer game developed by a 12-year-old boy for over a year, thinking it was a virus.
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Say goodbye to the original kilogram

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 09:15
Kept under three bell jars and secured by three keys - only two of which are in France - the precious hunk of metal known as Le Grande K is stored in an elegant building just outside Paris.
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Say goodbye to the original kilogram

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 09:15
Kept under three bell jars and secured by three keys - only two of which are in France - the precious hunk of metal known as Le Grande K is stored in an elegant building just outside Paris.
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Acorn in the side of conservation: Oak trees and avocados could be lost FOREVER

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 09:15
Places such as Kew's Millennium Seed Bank at Wakehurst Place, West Sussex and The Svalbard Global Seed Vault are trying to preserve critically endangered plant species.
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FDA dismisses US health agency warning that cell phones cause cancers

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 08:56
Yesterday, the National Institutes of Health warned that cell phone radiation causes cancers in male rats, but the Food an Drug Administration dismissed the study, insisting phones are safe for humans.
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Tiny satellites will be sent into orbit around Earth aboard a rocket just 56ft tall

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 08:49
Rocket Lab, created in 2006 in Huntingdon Beach, California, completed a successful test flight of its Electron rocket in January and plans to launch its first payload imminently.
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Ex-NASA astronaut relives the moment he watched the Apollo moon landing with Buzz Aldrin's family 

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 08:46
Russell Schweickart, 83, sat with Buzz's wife and kids at their home in Houston, Texas, as his friends Aldrin and Neil Armstrong took their historic first steps on the Moon in March 1969.
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WhatsApp is working on Touch ID and Face ID to stop nosy friends flicking through YOUR messages

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 07:02
The feature, which is still under development by the Menlo Park-based firm, will require users to enter the device's unlock code if it's unable to authenticate using your face or fingerprint ID.
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Coral One Review: Get a Handle on This Robovac

Wired - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 07:00
The combination handheld and robot vacuum might create more problems than it solves.
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Eating fishfingers if you want to save the oceans, according to a new UK study

Daily Mail UK - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 06:47
A study by the Marine Conservation Society (MCS) found the contents of the battered favourite, which Brits have been eating since 1955, came from more sustainable sources than fresh fish.
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Robotaxis Are Coming. So Why Are We Still So Unprepared?

Wired - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 06:00
Opinion: We worry about glitchy driverless tech, but we *should* be worried about the remote human minders.
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New 'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate' Details Lead the Week in Gaming News

Wired - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 06:00
New characters! A story mode! Giant hands! No legs! Oh, the news goes on and on.
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