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Stratolaunch completes first hot-fire test of key engine component for its megaplane

Daily Mail UK - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 09:07
The world’s largest plane has taken another step toward its maiden flight after successfully completing the first hot-fire test of the PGA Engine. The test was completed on Nov 2.
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Facebook set to finally launch unsend feature for Messenger

Daily Mail UK - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 09:06
The social media giant announced the feature in April after it was revealed to be deleting messages already sent by CEO Mark Zuckerberg to other users.
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Apple not in settlement talks 'at any level' with...

Daily Mail UK - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 08:29
Apple is not in talks 'at any level' to settle its wide-ranging legal dispute with mobile chip maker Qualcomm Inc, according to a source familiar with the matter.
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Egypt says archaeologists found more artifacts at Cairo...

Daily Mail UK - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 08:22
The Egyptian Antiquities Ministry said the artefacts were the latest finds in eastern Cairo's Matariya neighbourhood.
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Egypt says archaeologists found more artifacts at Cairo...

Daily Mail UK - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 08:22
The Egyptian Antiquities Ministry said the artefacts were the latest finds in eastern Cairo's Matariya neighbourhood.
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Elon Musk close to producing biggest battery in Australia

Daily Mail UK - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 08:20
Speaking at the construction site 225 km (141 miles) from the South Australian capital of Adelaide, Elon Musk announced the company is halfway done installing the lithium ion battery.
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Scientists push back against Harvard 'alien spacecraft'...

Daily Mail UK - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 08:19
Katie Mack, a well-known astrophysicist at North Carolina State, tweeted 'scientists are perfectly happy to publish an outlandish idea if it has even the tiniest sliver of a chance of not being wrong'
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Photo Gallery: Capturing Scotland in the Midst of Its Green Renewal

Wired - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 08:00
Forget haggis, whisky, and 'Braveheart.' This photo gallery shows the real Scotland—a country in eco-transition.
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An Ice Age in 120 seconds: Timelapse reveals how the Alps changed over 115,000 years

Daily Mail UK - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 07:24
The hypnotic simulation made using the Piz Daint supercomputer condenses tens of thousands of years to just two minutes, revealing there may have been more movement than previously thought.
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Fortnite users mourn the loss of 'Kevin the cube' as it explodes

Daily Mail UK - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 06:34
North Carolina-based developers Epic Games launched the one-off event where Kevin the cube rotated rapidly before shattering in a blinding white light.
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Gruesome images show plastic tubing found in the stomach of a LOBSTER

Daily Mail UK - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 06:31
A chef has made a gruesome discovery after finding orange plastic tubing in the stomach of a lobster that she was preparing for a meal at her restaurant in Edinburgh.
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NASA to begin testing silent supersonic technology for next-gen airliner

Daily Mail UK - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 06:31
Nasa pilot Jim Less will fire off 'quiet' sonic booms over a small city in Texas, USA early this month in a bid to gauge public reaction to the dampened supersonic thuds.
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NASA conducts quiet sonic boom tests on residents near Texas Gulf Coast

Daily Mail UK - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 06:31
NASA has begun testing the sound of sonic boom engine from airliner dubbed the Son of Concorde on Texas residents who have been recruited to listen out for noise.
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Which Amazon Fire Tablet Is Best for You?

Wired - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 06:00
These are the Best Amazon Fire tablets. Do you use it around the house? Is it for your kids? Should you buy the Fire HD 8, the Fire HD 10, or another model? We've got the answers.
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Kindle Paperwhite Review (2018): Our Favorite E-Reader Gets Better

Wired - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 06:00
The new device has a sleeker design, more storage, an updated processor—and now it’s waterproof.
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Giant 1917 chalk map of Australia carved into a Wiltshire hillside by homesick soldiers is restored

Daily Mail UK - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 05:42
The soldiers were stationed near Hurdcott Camp which was one of three large camps between the villages of Compton Chamberlayne and Sutton Mandeville.
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Giant 1917 chalk map of Australia carved into a Wiltshire hillside by homesick soldiers is restored

Daily Mail UK - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 05:42
The soldiers were stationed near Hurdcott Camp which was one of three large camps between the villages of Compton Chamberlayne and Sutton Mandeville.
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Astronomers believe an unusual object that entered the solar system might be an alien probe

Daily Mail UK - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 05:40
In a new scientific paper, Shmuel Bialy and Abraham Loeb of Harvard University in the US will say cigar-shaped ‘Oumuamua’ could be a spaceship.
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Bionic mushrooms could make enough bio-electricity to light up an LED 

Daily Mail UK - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 05:28
The strange bionic mushroom (pictured) was created by an international team of researchers led by the Indian Institute of Sciences in Bangalore.
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New Satellites Will Use Radio Waves to Spy on Ships and Planes

Wired - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 05:00
This month, HawkEye 360 will send up satellites that monitor the radio transmissions of ships, planes and other things on Earth, allowing them to be tracked by their communications.
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