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AI auto-corrects notes that are sung off key

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 16:46
A machine learning programme developed by Indiana University auto-adjusts individual off-key notes without using a musical score as a reference
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Look up TONIGHT for the 'Super Snow Moon'

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 15:40
The lunar marvel is an ongoing event that is expected to be the largest and brightest full moon of 2019. it will be visible to people around the world.
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Is this Apple's folding phone? Patent reveals concept iPhone that bends down the middle

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 14:33
The tech giant has filed a new patent showing off what appears to be a folding iPhone. In the patent, a device can be seen folding closed, similar to a flip phone, via a hinge in the middle.
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Privacy fears as bosses deploy high-tech fitness trackers to spy on employees

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 14:18
A growing number of employers are urging their staff to wear company-provided fitness trackers with the incentive that they'll receive quarterly payouts for reaching step goals.
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New letter reveals Einstein's Theory of Relativity was inspired by Scottish philosopher David Hume

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 13:46
A new letter discovered by Einstein has revealed that the theory of relativity may not have been formed were it not for questions proposed by the Scottish philosopher David Hume over a century earlier
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Stone Age Europe was a lonely place to live

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 11:48
People only arrived in the region 43,000 years ago and spread rapidly across the continent but it remains unknown how many people were present.
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humans who lived in rainforests 45,000 years ago hunted tree dwelling monkeys and giant squirrels

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 11:19
Experts at the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History in Germany, have found that early humans hunted adult monkeys so that the young would be able to procreate to feed future generations.
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NASA launches team of experts dedicated to finding alien life

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 11:14
Center for Life Detection Science (CLDS) will be based in Mountain View, California and will tackle the question, 'Are we alone?' and NASA claims science may soon provide a definitive answer.
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Stern of Henry VIII’s favourite warship the Mary Rose to go on display

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 11:04
The ship's stem was discovered by divers in 2003 and has undergone significant conservation work in preparation of its addition to the Mary Rose Museum in Portsmouth.
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How Stonehenge's 'bluestones' were quarried in 3000 BC

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 10:13
The bluestones were sliced off Carn Goedog and Craig Rhos-y-felin in the Preseli hills in Pembrokeshire, west Wales which provided natural, vertical pillars.
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Scientists have discovered our brains communicate in a brand new way

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 08:40
Research from Cleveland, Ohio has found brain cells that are totally separated create electrical signals that can trigger an electrical impulse in a nearby neuron and propagate a message.
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The optical illusion that 'breaks' your brain for 15 milliseconds

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 08:34
Chinese scientists have cracked why the Pinna-Brelstaff illusion 'breaks your brain' causing you to see the small dashes to rotate by moving your head towards, and away from it.
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Oldest skull ever found will go on display at the museum of London

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 07:39
The oldest skull fragment ever found will go on display at the Museum of London tomorrow. The human remains are thought to have belonged to a man who was over 18 years old.
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Footage shows incredibly rare all black emperor penguin

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 07:39
An all black emperor penguin has been spotted in the Antarctic. Unlike the rest of the colony, the rare specimen has not got a white underbelly but instead is covered in black feathers.
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German 'exterior' airbag design could reduce the force of the collision by 40%

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 07:21
The concept of 'exterior airbags' has been touted around for some time, but automotive firm ZF Friedrichshafen has now produced a ready-to-use version for car manufacturers.
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It’s possible to be depressed while appearing happy – here’s why it’s particularly dangerous

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 05:00
While smiling depression is not a technical term, it is certainly possible to be depressed and manage to successfully mask the symptoms, writes Cambridge University researcher Olivia Remes.
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Why grapes create plasma in a microwave: Scientists discover they trap electromagnetic radiation

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 16:40
The scientists discovered that by simply putting two grapes close to one another, they're the right size and shape to trap microwaves, create a 'hotspot' and generate plasma.
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Jaws was right! If you see a shark moving at slow speeds it is probably ready for dinner 

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 15:19
Experts from the National Institute of Polar Research in Japan tagged eight great white sharks and found they are one of the fastest fish in the ocean when swimming for travel purposes.
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Apple may debut 'all-new' 16-inch MacBook Pro and tech that lets users charge AirPods with an iPhone

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 15:12
Longtime Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo expects Apple will release an 'all-new' 16-inch MacBook Pro, alongside other updates like a new 32-inch monitor and three new iPhones.
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Big Ben-sized asteroid will skim past Earth TOMORROW in close flyby traveling at 30,420mph

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 15:09
The asteroid, dubbed 2013 MD8, is expected to skim past Earth at just over 3 million miles away, or about 13 times the distance between Earth and the moon, at 12:55pm (ET) on Tuesday.
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