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SpaceX will build its Mars BFR rocket at the city's port, LA mayor confirms

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 15:22
SpaceX has been given the green light to build its BFR (or as Elon Musk calls it, the Big F***ing Rocket) in LA. Mayor Eric Garcetti revealed the plan today during his State of the City speech.
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Photographs show gorilla cradle and kiss her newborn baby

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 14:04
Astonishing photographs and video from the National Zoo in Washington, D.C.show the first interaction between mother gorilla, Calaya, and her newborn baby, Moke.
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Asteroid skimmed past earth only hours after it was noticed

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 14:03
Asteroid 2018 GE3 passed by earth yesterday getting within 120,000 miles of it. It was detected Saturday night just hours before its came closest to earth.
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Bed Beats app can create custom playlists while you have sex

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 13:48
Bed Beats, which is $1.99 for iOS and Android users, measures the movements on your mattress while you and your partner are having sex and then curates a music selection based on them.
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'Finsta' accounts may help to boost social bonding, researchers say

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 13:30
A Finsta is a ‘fake’ Instagram account often used to show a realer side of life. In a survey of users who had two Instagram accounts, a real one and a secret Finsta, researchers uncovered new insight.
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Woolly mammoths will come to life and SAVE the Arctic, says scientist

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 12:33
Harvard University scientists are using DNA from a woolly mammoth that has been preserved in Siberian ice for more than 42,000 years.
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Pentagon funds software that uses smartphone to monitor health

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 10:51
Kryptowire, a cybersecurity firm based in Fairfax, Virginia was awarded a $5.1 million (£3.5 million) contract to create the app (stock image).
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Facebook AI predicts your future and sells this info to advertisers

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 10:50
Leaked documents have revealed that the California-based social network offers advertisers an ability to target users based on how they may think and act in the near future.
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Plans to grow human organs inside ANIMALS to go ahead in Japan

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 10:47
An expert panel, commissioned by Japanese ministers, concluded that allowing the experiments could lead to major scientific breakthroughs.
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Early humans feasted on termite nests as long as 1.8 million years ago

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 10:46
Researchers from Heriot-Watt University and Wayne State University found insects - including termites (pictured) - made up almost 50 per cent of our ancestors' diet 1.8 million years ago.
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Incredible flying car concept can drop off passengers and lift off

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 10:45
An innovative flying car manufacturer based in Woburn, Massachusetts has developed a concept car which can transport passengers form door-to-door via the roads and the skies.
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Buzz Aldrin did not see a UFO during moon mission

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 10:34
Despite widely circulated claims that astronaut Buzz Aldrin, the second human to step foot on the moon, saw alien activity during his historic 1969 mission, no such close encounter ever happened.
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Brain stimulation successfully treats depression in mice

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 10:25
A team at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia has shown a brain pathway can be stimulated to create 'antidepressive' behavior in animals, sparking hope for drug-free treatment in humans.
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Instagram account Pointless Packaging is slammed by shoppers

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 09:39
Customers share snaps of over-the-top plastic packaging on social media - and they will make you worry about the impact on the planet as plastic can take up to 1,000 years to decompose.
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Hyperloop begins construction in France

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 09:29
The test track in Toulouse will help US firm Hyperloop Transportation Technologies develop a Hyperloop system that promises to propel passengers through near-vacuum tubes.
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Mark Carney : Robots could lead to job loses and rise of 'COMMUNISM'

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 09:21
Speaking at the Canada Growth Summit in Toronto, Mark Carney (pictured) said there will be vast inequalities between workers who benefit from AI and those who have their job wiped out by it.
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Archaeologists uncover Viking treasure on German island

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 09:14
Experts uncovered the collection on the German Baltic island of Rügen, after a single coin was found in a field near the village of Schaprode in January.
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A Mediterranean diet may boost the health of the liver

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 09:14
Adopting the diet, loaded with fruit and veg, whole grains, olive oil and fish, lowers the risk of hospitalisation in patients with cirrhosis, experts at Virginia Commonwealth University found.
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Girls are more likely to spread nasty rumours about attractive women

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 09:01
The researchers, from Florida State University, suggest the bias may not be malicious, and could be because gossipers are concerned for the safety of their more skimpily dressed peers.
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US stealth cruise missile used for first time during Syria strikes

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 08:58
The AGM-158B JASSM-ER missile was fired from a B-1B Lancer bomber over the Mediterranean at Damascus as a U.S.-led coalition targeted chemical weapons sites in Syria.
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