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NASA's Cassini spacecraft poised to plunge beneath Saturn's rings

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The Cassini spacecraft survived the first of 22 dives between Saturn and its rings, NASA announced early Thursday. During its flight through uncharted territory, Cassini will collect new data about Saturn, including its internal arrangement based on the planet's gravity and magnetic fields, how much material is in its icy rings and the spacecraft will, of course, deliver "ultra-close" images of Saturn's rings and clouds. Read More »

Baahubali 2 new posters: Amarendra Baahubali, Devasena look majestic

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Baahubali: The Conclusion , or Baahubali 2, is just two days away from release and fan frenzy is at an all time high. The certificate formalities of the film for the censor board has been done and the film has awarded U/A certificate without any cut, the film is all set to hit theatres on this 28 April. Read More »

Thousands brave rain at Washington science march

They cited President Donald Trump administration' proposed 5.8 billion USA dollars cut to the National Institutes of Health, and also its proposed 2.6 billion dollars cut to the Environmental Protection Agency. But it should also be used to inform government policy, particularly when it comes to matters of public health, education, research funding, and fighting climate change. Read More »

Patriots Still Not Expected To Trade Jimmy Garoppolo

Now, it's likely that the Saints, Panthers and Colts will all benefit eventually, if not immediately, from the draft picks they received in return for the established players in those deals. New England's reluctance to move Garoppolo also speaks to the team's feeling regarding last year's third-round pick, Brissett. There's only one catch. Read More »

March for Science events to take place around the globe

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For this kind of weather this is an incredible crowd. "For me, it's really been that reminder that it's not enough to have a government today that's for science", she said. Mann, who first created the hockey stick that showed a spike in recent global temperatures after thousands of years said, "there was no more noble pursuit than seeking to insure that policy is informed by the objective assessment of scientific evidence". Read More »

Prince: Never-before-seen pictures emerge on the anniversary of his death

Questlove shared a short video clip of the late singer during a recording session with the caption, "may we all learn, that ideal consistent practice ... President Obama, along with the rest of the world, mourned the death of Prince by calling him "a virtuoso instrumentalist, a brilliant bandleader, and an electrifying performer", according to Rolling Stone . Read More »

NASA probe set for final close flyby of Saturn's moon Titan

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Cassini will dive into Saturn on 15th September 2017 after its life of 20 years. The focus of Cassini's mission was Saturn , but the moons stole the show. "If Cassini runs out of fuel it would be uncontrolled and the possibility that it could crash-land on the moons of Titan and/or Enceladus is unacceptably high", said Maize. Read More »

Nintendo May Be Working On An SNES Classic

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The company stated last Thursday that the NES Classic was sold as a cool novelty item for holidays and not a permanent product. No SNES Classic release date is available at this time, though Eurogamer says Nintendo is planning to release it before Christmas. Read More »

Another nearby planet found that may be just right for life

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Astronomers estimate the planet's age to be at least five billion years old. Rocky planets within that habitable zone of a star are considered the best place to find evidence of some form of life. The newfound planet is described in a paper appearing in the April 20thissue of the journal Nature . The first planet outside our solar system was discovered in 1995. Read More »

Slims River: Climate change causes "river piracy" in Canada's Yukon

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For hundreds of years, the Slims River carried meltwater northward from the Kaskawulsh Glacier into the Kluane river and into the Yukon river toward the Bering Sea. When the team arrived to do observations they found a shallow lake where the river had once flowed, Popular Science reports. "A 30-meter (100-foot) canyon had been carved through the terminus [the outer edge] of the glacier". Read More »

Yahoo reports 22.1% revenue increase ahead of Internet deal with Verizon

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Great West Life Assurance Co. Finally, Canyon Capital Advisors LLC boosted its position in shares of Yahoo! by 12.0% in the third quarter. Yahoo!'s revenue for the quarter was down 4.2% compared to the same quarter a year ago. Yahoo late Tuesday said first-quarter, unadjusted earnings rose 125% to 18 cents per share from 8 cents in the year-earlier period, with revenue climbing 22% to $1.33 billion vs. Read More »

United changes policy, crew can't displace seated passengers

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United Airlines pilots want it known that they had nothing to do with the incident in which a passenger was violently dragged off a United Express plane in Chicago. Lawyers for Dao have moved to preserve evidence from the flight, filing a motion to keep surveillance videos and other materials related to United Flight 3411 in preparation for a possible lawsuit. Read More »

Syria's Assad says chemical attack '100 per cent fabrication'

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But it doesn't have to be this way". Safronkov said Russia's Foreign Minister asked U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson during talks earlier Wednesday in Moscow to jointly request the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons "to immediately put together an independent worldwide mission" to visit Khan Sheikhoun and the air base that the U.S. Read More »

MOAB strike: 90 IS fighters killed in Afghanistan

On Friday, the top US commander in Afghanistan, General John Nicholson, defended the strike, saying the decision to use the bomb was based on military needs, not political reasons. "We were unable to see each other at home because of the excessive dust inside the room", he said. "Daesh (IS) fighters are active in this area and have overrun our houses", said Achin resident Khair Mohammad, welcoming the bombardment. Read More »

Samsung putting Note 7 behind it as S8 pre-orders surpass S7's

But, this is the first time that Samsung has attempted to use this technology. Samsung today said that it's postponing the launch of Bixby. Samsung has yet to confirm the reason for the hold-up, nor how long Galaxy S8 users can expect to wait until Bixby Voice arrives. Read More »

Microsoft to officially reveal Project Scorpio at E3 2017

The device comes with a white top, which features physical buttons on the side, along with the Xbox sphere logo. It also includes a real-time clock, a battery backup, an OLED screen on the front, and five programmable buttons, as before. "I'm not saying one is better than the other, but that space of a console, you just turn it on and it's always ready and it's really purpose-built to go do one thing first, which is play games". Read More »

Hacking Nintendo's Switch could score you $20000

What do you think of the Switch lineup so far? ARMS is expected to arrive on the Nintendo Switch in Spring 2017, while Splatoon 2 has a Summer 2017 launch window. The first of the two new releases is Mr. The Nintendo Direct presentation will cover ARMS and Splatoon which are both coming out soon. We have to say ARMS is looking much more like a fully fleshed out retail game now. Read More »

GOP owns health care dilemma now, and voter skepticism

This was an inspiring, hard-fought win for everyone who believes health care is for all . The American Health Care Act would have also revoked the ACA's Medicaid expansion and reformed the Medicaid eligibility determination process. This will all play out in the upcoming tax and budget battles that will extend through the summer and beyond. On April 6, 2017, the House Rules Committee advanced another provision in an impromptu meeting. Read More »

Apple Watch Series 3 Set for Fall Launch

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The report suggests that China's Quanta Computer will continue to handle manufacturing of Apple's new Apple Watch Series 3. While Digitimes does not mention any Apple Watch 3 features, the next-gen Apple wearable should offer a better overall performance, including speed enhancements and battery life improvements. Read More »

TSG Hoffenheim 1-0 Bayern Munich

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Following the Hoffenheim goal, Bayern Munich responded strongly with a number of chances against Hoffenheim goalkeeper Oliver Baumann. Hoffenheim have taken four points off Bayern, having left the Allianz Arena with a 1-1 draw earlier in the campaign, and Nagelsmann compared their success to a recreational activity of which he was quick to point out he has no first-hand experience. Read More »

Dept. of Justice walkback won't impact deal made with Warren PD

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MARTIN: This week, Jeff Sessions ordered a review of the Justice Department's police reform agreements. While "local control and local accountability are necessary for effective policing, it is not the responsibility of the federal government to manage non-federal law enforcement agencies", he said. Read More »

US Cellular Offering Samsung Galaxy S8 For Free On A Simple Term

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This is not a pre-ordering from Samsung, because it doesn't ask for any payments. Samsung's improved display in the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus should benefit everything from gaming and watching movies to simply using the phone outdoors. Besides a name change, Samsung lists a new feature called Ask an Expert, powered by American Well . There's expanded internal also, 6GB RAM version comes with 128GB of internal storage. Read More »

Key findings from the AP-NORC poll on President Donald Trump

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Almost 9 in 10 Democrats and more than 6 in 10 independents disapprove of Trump, while 8 in 10 Republicans approve of the job he's doing. The rest of the stats aren't great: 22 percent of voters would mark him a B, and 15 percent believe him to be worthy of an D, C, and A. Read More »