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Satellite images give lie to claim that Branson storm 'came out of nowhere'

Satellite images give lie to claim that Branson storm 'came out of nowhere'

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Maine beachgoers find decomposing body of possible basking shark: 'It was foul'

Maine beachgoers find decomposing body of possible basking shark: 'It was foul'

SUMMARY: Maine beachgoers were surprised to find a mysterious sea creature washed up on Higgins Beach earlier this week.

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Speculative Zoology, a Discussion

Speculative Zoology, a Discussion

SUMMARY: Credit: Darren NaishQ: What is speculative zoology, and how was it shifted as an artistic and intellectual tradition by After Man?

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Resisting the Depersonalization of the Work Space

Resisting the Depersonalization of the Work Space

SUMMARY: There's no argument that an employer owns (or rents) the office space they provide for their employees to work and can therefore dictate how that space is decorated and used.

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Glimmers Of Hope In the Dark Battle To Save Bats

Glimmers Of Hope In the Dark Battle To Save Bats

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How to use your smartphone without leaving a trace

How to use your smartphone without leaving a trace

SUMMARY: For instance, if you log into Facebook's web portal in incognito mode, the social network will record your activity.

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Does Sugar Really Suppress the Immune System?

Does Sugar Really Suppress the Immune System?

SUMMARY: »Continue reading “Does Sugar Really Suppress the Immune System?” on QuickAndDirtyTips.com

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As Milk Production Cools In Summer, Farmers Try To Help Cows Take The Heat

As Milk Production Cools In Summer, Farmers Try To Help Cows Take The Heat

SUMMARY: As Milk Production Cools In Summer, Farmers Try To Help Cows Take The HeatEnlarge this image toggle caption Mose Buchele/KUT Mose Buchele/KUTThe cows were silent on a recent July morning at Mill-King dairy farm in McGregor, Texas.

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Space Photos of the Week: Sweeping the Clouds Away on Titan

Space Photos of the Week: Sweeping the Clouds Away on Titan

SUMMARY: The dwarf planet Ceres, the closest such planet to Earth, resides in the asteroid belt between our world and Mars.

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Following a New Trail of Crumbs to Agriculture's Origins

Following a New Trail of Crumbs to Agriculture's Origins

SUMMARY: This is where we found a surprising cache of more than 60,000 charred plant remains.

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Masses Of Seaweed Threaten Fisheries And Foul Beaches

Masses Of Seaweed Threaten Fisheries And Foul Beaches

SUMMARY: Researchers say more work needs to be done to identify exactly what's causing the massive seaweed bloom.

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On the anniversary of the first Moon landing 49 years ago, here are some stunning images you may have never seen

On the anniversary of the first Moon landing 49 years ago, here are some stunning images you may have never seen

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Urban Green Spaces And Gardens Linked To Improved Mood : Shots

Urban Green Spaces And Gardens Linked To Improved Mood : Shots

SUMMARY: toggle caption Pearl Mak/NPRRogerson, who works on the physical and mental health impacts of green spaces and activities in outdoor spaces, says studies show that green spaces are "equigenic," or equalizers of socioeconomic disparities in health.

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Lovell lights: turning a telescope into an art installation

Lovell lights: turning a telescope into an art installation

SUMMARY: "The first time we did this with the Lovell Telescope, we were working with Brian Eno," he told BBC News.

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Inside the Cosmodrome: Where Russia launches Americans into space

Inside the Cosmodrome: Where Russia launches Americans into space

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Turns Out Cities Can't Sue Oil Companies for Climate Change

Turns Out Cities Can't Sue Oil Companies for Climate Change

SUMMARY: Oil companies don't deny global warming is a problem, but so far they don't have to pay to fix it.

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Neptune, Titan, Jupiter, and Pluto look gorgeous in these new photos

Neptune, Titan, Jupiter, and Pluto look gorgeous in these new photos

SUMMARY: NASA/JPL-Caltech/University of Nantes/University of ArizonaThe Saturn mission of our faithful explorer Cassini lasted over a decade and sent back incredible pictures and data.

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Exploring The Lost Moons Of Our Solar System

Exploring The Lost Moons Of Our Solar System

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NASA prepares to fly probe into Sun's scorching atmosphere

NASA prepares to fly probe into Sun's scorching atmosphere

SUMMARY: Technicians and engineers perform light bar testing on NASA's Parker Solar Probe, which will travel through the Sun's atmosphere, in the Astrotech processing facility near NASA's Kennedy Space Center, in Titusville, Florida, U.S., June 5, 2018.

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Alligator spotted near North Carolina Marine barracks, officials warn

Alligator spotted near North Carolina Marine barracks, officials warn

SUMMARY: An alligator was spotted near the barracks of the Marine Corps Air Station New River in Jacksonville, North Carolina, officials said.

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