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DEATH FROM SKIES: Asteroids have missed major cities by sheer luck, scientists say

DEATH FROM SKIES: Asteroids have missed major cities by sheer luck, scientists say Watch

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Barring an incident in Russia last year, asteroids striking the Earth have had very little impact on human life so far that large-scale asteroids ...

A NEW EARTH? Astronomers discover remarkably similar planet to our own

A NEW EARTH? Astronomers discover remarkably similar planet to our own Watch

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Astronomers have announced that they have found a planet that is remarkably similar to Earth. Called Kepler-186f, the planet 1.1 times the size ...

EYES TO THE HEAVENS: Astronomers say there may be a 'new Saturn moon'

EYES TO THE HEAVENS: Astronomers say there may be a 'new Saturn moon' Watch

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All eyes are on the heavens as astronomers theorize that another moon for the ringed planet of Saturn may be on its way. If the heavenly body in ...

IS THE SECOND COMING NIGH? Four blood moons this year all occur on Jewish holidays

IS THE SECOND COMING NIGH? Four blood moons this year all occur on Jewish holidays Watch

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As climate change wreaks havoc worldwide, and relations between the U.S. and Russia reach a low point over Ukraine, some Christians say that the ...

Will Alibaba devour Facebook? China's massive Alibaba is coming to conquer the United States

Will Alibaba devour Facebook? China's massive Alibaba is coming to conquer the United States Watch

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Ali Baba for those in the west usually means the storybook leader of a gang of fearless, 40 thieves. But this will soon change. A massive ...

Drone images reveal more about mysterious buried village in New Mexico

Drone images reveal more about mysterious buried village in New Mexico Watch

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Drone images have captured fascinating new details about a buried Native American village in New Mexico. Thermal images captured by the small ...

New 'Star Wars' gun fires shells seven times the speed of sound through concrete -- 100 miles away

New 'Star Wars' gun fires shells seven times the speed of sound through concrete -- 100 miles away Watch

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A futuristic lethal new weapon capable of firing a shell at seven times the speed of sound has since been successfully tested on land. ...

KETTLE CALLING THE POT BLACK? Internet search engines exhibiting double standards

KETTLE CALLING THE POT BLACK? Internet search engines exhibiting double standards Watch

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Certain cliché sayings come to mind: The kettle calling the pot black, having one's cake and eating it too . Google, along with Facebook and ...

Scientists discover massive asteroid hit Earth so hard that oceans evaporated

Scientists discover massive asteroid hit Earth so hard that oceans evaporated Watch

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Scientists from Stanford University say they have found evidence of another cataclysmic cosmic collision between Earth and another asteroid billions ...

Why is NASA rejecting definitive proof of life on Mars?

Why is NASA rejecting definitive proof of life on Mars? Watch

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The Curiosity rover has photographed what appears to be light emanating from the ground on Mars. UFO and alien life enthusiasts as well as conspiracy ...

HANG ON TOTO! Astronomers calculate the speed of the Universe's expansion

HANG ON TOTO! Astronomers calculate the speed of the Universe's expansion Watch

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Hold on to your hat, Toto, we're about to leave Kansas. Astronomers say they have calculated the expansion rate of the universe and their discovery ...

Universe, you really let me down: astronomers disappointed after observation doesn't fit model

Universe, you really let me down: astronomers disappointed after observation doesn't fit model Watch

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Two professors say they are disappointed with the universe after learning that it is "smoother" and "flatter" than they expected. The compared the ...

Hello Enceladus! Forget Mars, here's where extraterrestrial life can be found in the solar system

Hello Enceladus! Forget Mars, here's where extraterrestrial life can be found in the solar system Watch

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Astronomers believe they have found proof that Saturn's icy moon Enceladus hosts a deep saltwater ocean. Scientists say that of such an ocean exists, ...

(PHOTOS) Mysterious UFOs photographed over Texas - and we think we know what they are!

(PHOTOS) Mysterious UFOs photographed over Texas - and we think we know what they are!

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Two photographers have shared pictures of what they say may be a mysterious plane belonging to the United States, which they photographed on March ...

$99 box from Amazon to take on Apple, Google, Roku - and doubles as a games console as well

$99 box from Amazon to take on Apple, Google, Roku - and doubles as a games console as well Watch

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It will cost users $99 -- Amazon has unveiled a $99 TV box intended to take on Apple, Google and Roku. It also doubles as a games console. ...

Astroboffins conclude Moon was formed by primordial impact with another planet!

Astroboffins conclude Moon was formed by primordial impact with another planet! Watch

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Scientists think they have confirmed an important hypothesis regarding the formation of the Moon. Scientists say they now have evidence that boosts ...

First-ever asteroid discovered with rings, astronomers agape

First-ever asteroid discovered with rings, astronomers agape Watch

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Astronomers have discovered an asteroid with rings, the first time such a phenomenon has ever been observed. The discovery was made during a rare ...

IT'S A GIRL? Astronomers discover a new, PINK planet in our own solar system!

IT'S A GIRL? Astronomers discover a new, PINK planet in our own solar system! Watch

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Astronomers have discovered yet another dwarf planet to add to our solar system's count. Orbiting 83 times the distance between the Earth and the ...

Scientists planning to use a 'giant sunflower' to see 'other earths' around distant stars

Scientists planning to use a 'giant sunflower' to see 'other earths' around distant stars Watch

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Scientists from NASA are working on a clever device that will allow them to take direct pictures of planets around distant stars. Known as a ...

Apple in talks with Comcast for radical, new streaming service

Apple in talks with Comcast for radical, new streaming service Watch

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Computer and gadget giant Apple Inc. is currently in talks with Comcast Corporation for a radically new and exciting streaming venture. The ...

Scientist discovers another Earth where life could really exist!

Scientist discovers another Earth where life could really exist! Watch

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A major discovery has been announced in the search for life beyond our Solar System. NASA researchers say they have located a planet the size of ...

Don't groan, but this new drone can see what's on your phone

Don't groan, but this new drone can see what's on your phone Watch

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As if privacy wasn't already under attack by the National Security Agency, a new drone hovering high in the sky can now detect what you're ...

Will Russia or China seize the Internet once the U.S. steps down?

Will Russia or China seize the Internet once the U.S. steps down? Watch

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As the United States plans to give up its last remaining authority over the technical management of the Internet, there are growing fears that ...

Early warning system gave notice of  Westwood quake

Early warning system gave notice of Westwood quake Watch

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An early warning system for earthquakes worked as advertised in southern California this morning demonstrating that the system can provide valuable ...

USA will relinquish control of the internet. What does that mean?

USA will relinquish control of the internet. What does that mean? Watch

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The U.S. is about to give up its oversight of a committee that regulates the internet and domain names. The Internet Corp. for Assigned Names and ...

SERIOUSLY? Let's fight over who gets to name tiny craters on Mars!

SERIOUSLY? Let's fight over who gets to name tiny craters on Mars! Watch

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What do you give to a person who has everything? For some, it could be naming a star, an asteroid , or even a crater on the Moon or Mars after them. ...

INTERNET TRIUMPHANT: By 2025, Web will be in every aspect of our lives - for good or ill

INTERNET TRIUMPHANT: By 2025, Web will be in every aspect of our lives - for good or ill Watch

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The Internet is ever-present in our waking lives in many ways today. It will only be more encroaching into the latter parts of the 21st ...

Debate between scientists over details of evolution becomes heated

Debate between scientists over details of evolution becomes heated Watch

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A recent debate erupted in the scientific community that got a bit heated by academic standards. NPR did a feature report on the debate and it ...