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Huge 'shark nursery' with thousands of egg cases found 200 miles off the Irish western coast

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 05:47
Marine scientists have made a rare discovery of a large school of shark pups along with thousands of egg cases 200 miles off the coast of western Ireland at depths of around 750 m/ 892,500ft.
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China gives the world a glimpse of its military firepower

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 05:23
The planes were paraded to the public at airshow in Zhuhai. Two J-20 fighter jets opened their missile bay doors and revealed four missiles in its fuselage and one on either side.
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Japanese man 'marries' a virtual reality singing hologram in Tokyo

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 05:12
Akihiko Kondo, 35, from Tokyo, married his virtual reality hologram Hatsune Miku this month during a ceremony in Tokyo. His mother refused an invitation to her son's wedding.
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Staff should be allowed to start work at 10am and the traditional 9am-5pm day scrapped

Sun, 11/11/2018 - 08:48
Dr Paul Kelley, a former headteacher and researcher in sleep science, says bosses who want healthy and happy employees should delay start times by at least an hour.
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German scientists say Neanderthals mated with humans – and were NOT killed off by them

Sun, 11/11/2018 - 08:46
Genetic analysis carried out in Leipzig, Germany, of the fossilised remains of Neanderthals, early humans and modern humans suggests interbreeding was the true cause of their demise.
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Total Recall tech will see painful memories replaced with happy ones

Sat, 11/10/2018 - 19:10
By tinkering with brain waves, we may soon be able to treat conditions including amnesia and post-traumatic stress disorder, said Oxford University researcher Laurie Pycroft.
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Pyramid archaeologists find haul of mummified cats near Cairo

Sat, 11/10/2018 - 11:12
The mummies were among artefacts found in seven tombs discovered over the past six months on the edge of the King Userkaf pyramid complex at the ancient necropolis of Saqqara, south of Cairo.
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Elephants are EVOLVING to not grow tusks after years of being hunted by poachers

Sat, 11/10/2018 - 09:12
Almost 90 per cent of African elephants in Mozambique's Gorongosa National Park born after the country's civil war ended in 1992 have not developed tusks.
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Broadband customers paying hundreds more than they need to, watchdog says

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 17:09
Which? surveyed more than 7,000 broadband customers about their opinions on 12 of the biggest internet providers.
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Europe and Russia reveal the landing site for their 2020 rover

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 16:59
The team behind the mission has recommended a spot called Oxia Planum, where it’s thought a large body of water sat billions of years ago. ESA and Roscosmos will make a decision mid-2019.
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Tesla finally releases eagerly awaited 'track mode' for its $64,000 Performance Model 3

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 16:03
The 'track mode' software update will allow owners to race their cars, and even drift them, with a host of performance boosts.
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Billionaire Yuri Milner's Breakthrough project working with NASA to hunt for alien life

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 15:53
Milner hopes to for life on Saturn's moon Enceladus, which many experts believe is the most likely place in the universe to contain alien life, and is being advised by NASA on the plans.
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The bird that has baffled scientists: Weird warbler is THREE species in one

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 15:08
The bird found in Pennsylvania is the offspring of a hybrid warbler mother and a warbler father from an entirely different genus.
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The facial prosthetics of World War I

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 14:53
During the four years of the war, military surgeons developed new techniques on the battlefield and in supporting hospitals. The war sparked the need for prosthetics that changed the future of medicine.
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NASA's Juno probe captures stunning view of 'magnificent, swirling clouds' on Jupiter

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 14:47
It shows storms in Jupiter's dynamic North North Temperate Belt captured by NASA's Juno spacecraft, with bright-white 'pop-up' clouds as well as huge storm known as a white oval.
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Amazon signs deal with Apple to offer everything from iPhones to Beats headphones on its site

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 14:12
The deal will cover Apple's latest devices, including the new iPad Pro, iPhone XR, iPhone XS, and Apple Watch Series 4, as well as Apple's lineup of Beats headphones.
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How time travel COULD work: Expert explains Stephen Hawking's final prediction

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 12:41
Writing for The Conversation, Peter Millington from the University of Nottingham explains the theory from Stephen Hawking's final book.
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Elon Musk’s 'Starlink' plans to send broadband signals into space are unveiled in a new simulation 

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 12:28
Professor Mark Handley from University College London has devised a detailed clip of how the SpaceX project will probably operate in the solar system.
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US astronaut to blast off on first Soyuz mission since its aborted mission says she is not worried

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 12:01
NASA astronaut Anne McClain said that spaceflight is never 100 percent safe and it's coincidental the last two Soyuz missions to the International Space Station encountered trouble.
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Scientists discover two rogue worlds in the Milky Way that don't have stars to orbit

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 11:44
Researchers say a region known as the Galactic bulge may be home to a Neptune-sized planet, while the galaxy’s disk may host a planet with a similar mass to Earth’s.
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