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Stunning 'oil painting' shot reveals raging storms across Jupiter

Daily Mail UK - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 13:45
This new image image captures the intensity of the jets and vortices in Jupiter’s North North Temperate Belt. It reveals massive clouds made of ammonia-ice crystals, and mysterious dark patches.
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Square obtains NY State cryptocurrency license

Daily Mail UK - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 13:27
Square, the payments company founded by Twitter Inc CEO Jack Dorsey, has obtained a license to offer New York state residents the ability to buy and sell bitcoin through its Cash App.
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Apple's Latest iOS 12 Feature Will Save Lives by Pushing Your Location to 911

Wired - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 13:24
Forget memoji. Apple's push to transmit instant, accurate locations during emergency calls will have a profound effect for first responders.
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It would take 98 people to create a human colony in a solar system

Daily Mail UK - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 12:44
In a new study, scientists from the University of Strasbourg, France calculate the conditions necessary for a manned mission to Proxima Centauri b (or simply, Proxima b).
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Volvo says its self-docking yacht will launch in 2020

Daily Mail UK - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 12:30
Volvo Pento gave a live demonstration of its new self-docking yacht. The 68-foot vehicle parked itself into the tightest of spaces between two of the Volvo Ocean Race 65 racing yachts.
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Children with higher testosterone less likely to share their toys

Daily Mail UK - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 11:50
The new study was led by experts from the University of Vienna. It's known those who have an index finger that is shorter than their ring finger are exposed to greater amounts of testosterone in the womb.
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Games loot boxes expose youth to gambling, experts say

Daily Mail UK - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 11:38
Researchers from Massey University in New Zealand analysed 22 well-known games containing loot boxes, including FIFA 18, Madden NFL 18 and PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds.
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James Hansen wishes he wasn't so right about global...

Daily Mail UK - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 11:31
NASA's top climate scientist warned the world on a record hot June day 30 years ago that global warming was here and worsening.
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Fields of dreams: Texas project seeks new corn strains...

Daily Mail UK - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 11:16
A master distiller and a crop scientist who specializes in corn breeding are trying to develop commercially viable strains of corn with identifiable flavors, in the same way as specific grapes define the taste of wine from California's Napa Valley or a Bordeaux produced in southwest France.
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Black holes could actually be colliding wormholes

Daily Mail UK - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 11:10
Researchers from KU Leuven University and the University of Madrid created a model that predicts how gravitational waves caused by wormholes could be detected.
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Amazon shareholders demand it stops selling 'Rekognition' to police

Daily Mail UK - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 10:49
Nearly 20 groups of Amazon shareholders are pressuring the tech company in a letter to Jeff Bezos to stop selling facial recognition software to law enforcement.
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Privacy fears has led to 4 in 10 people deleting a social network

Daily Mail UK - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 10:47
People are turning their backs on social networks, due to privacy concerns, according to a new study, which surveyed people from nine countries worldwide, including the US and the UK.
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Supreme Court to take up iPhone app lawsuit

Daily Mail UK - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 10:43
Their lawsuit says that when a customer buys an app the price includes a 30 percent markup that goes to Apple. Apple argued that it acts as an intermediary used by the app developers.
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Apple's iOS 12 will let iPhones share your exact location with 911 when you make an emergency call

Daily Mail UK - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 10:04
The iPhone's next operating system will deliver quicker and more reliable information pinpointing the location of 911 calls to about 6,300 emergency response centers in the U.S.
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Inside America's Armageddon bunkers

Daily Mail UK - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 09:58
Though officials keep the details of the post-doomsday planning classified, evidence of the decades-long effort, some abandoned, some active are hidden in plain sight around Washington, DC, and beyond.
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Google launches YouTube Music streaming service in Europe

Daily Mail UK - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 09:38
Unlike Apple Music, YouTube Music has a free ad-supported option for subscribers. The new streaming service is rolling-out in Europe today after being released in the US in May.
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Reusable rocket-drone duo that takes off from a RUNWAY could launch satellites every 3 hours

Daily Mail UK - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 09:27
Alabama-based startup, Aevum, claims that its fully autonomous system will drive down the cost of launches and make them as frequent as commercial flights.
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Scientists find oldest example of human species in Europe, which dates back 1 million years old 

Daily Mail UK - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 09:10
Although a handful of older human remains have been found in Europe, none could be attributed to a specific species, making this new finding at a site in Atapuerca unique.
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New photos show damage to Mary McCormack's husband's Tesla Model S

Daily Mail UK - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 08:57
Actress Mary McCormack revealed her husband Michael Morris' Tesla Model S had suddenly caught fire in Los Angeles as she posted a terrifying video of the blaze on Friday afternoon.
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Long-lost giant panda relative is found

Daily Mail UK - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 08:47
The mysterious panda relative is believed to have separated from present-day pandas between 144,000 to 227,000 years ago. Its ancient skull was found by chance in a cave in Guangxi province.
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