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Inside the mind of Nikolas Cruz and other mass school shooters...
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Nickolas Cruz killed 17 people in a high school shooting in Parkland, Florida. Now experts look at the mental health factors mass shooters share.
By ceres on 2018-02-15 21:02 UTC
Mom's flu death may have sent Florida massacre suspect over the edge...
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The deranged 19-year-old accused of the worst school shooting since the Sandy Hook massacre may have been sent over the edge when his single mom died of complications from the flu in November, family said. Suspect Nikolas Cruz, 19, is accused of killing 1
By ceres on 2018-02-15 21:00 UTC
Kepler Space Telescope Discovers 95 More Alien Planets...
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The exoplanet discoveries by NASA's Kepler space telescope keep rolling in.
By ceres on 2018-02-15 20:53 UTC
Trump's NASA Budget Would Cancel Space Telescope & 5 Earth Science Missions...
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The Trump administration's budget request for fiscal year 2019 calls for work on a major NASA space observatory and five Earth-science missions to be canceled. NASA's Office of Education would also be terminated.
By ceres on 2018-02-13 06:20 UTC
Fukushima nuclear disaster: Lethal levels of radiation detected in leak seven years after plant meltdown in Japan...
Lethal levels of radiation have been detected at Japan's Fukushima nuclear power plant, seven years after it was destroyed by an earthquake and tsunami. The Tokyo Electric Power Company (Tepco), which operated the complex and is now responsible for it
By ceres on 2018-02-08 14:15 UTC
Intel releases new Spectre patch for its Skylake CPUs...
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More than a month after researchers revealed a pair of serious security issues affecting many modern CPUs, Intel is still working on updates that close the hole. VP Navin Shenoy has written another blog post about the situation, and said that the com...
By ceres on 2018-02-08 14:06 UTC
NYPD trades old Nokia Windows phones for 36,000 new iPhone 7s...
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The NYPD replaces Nokia Windows phones with thousands of Apple iPhones, France cracks down on mobile phone distracted driving problems, Porsche doubles down on an electric future.
By ceres on 2018-02-08 14:04 UTC
Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster and Starman Leave Earth Forever in This Final Photo...
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SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has unveiled the final photo of his Tesla Roadster and its Starman mannequin sailing off into deep space after launching on the first Falcon Heavy rocket Tuesday (Feb. 6), and it is spectacular.
By ceres on 2018-02-08 13:57 UTC
Three new 'super-earths' discovered...
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The Kepler Space Telescope has identified three super-earths orbiting a ‘cool dwarf star’ about 267 light years from the Earth.
By ceres on 2018-01-30 19:10 UTC
Kepler discovers new super-Earth that orbits its sun in a few hours...
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The super Earth K2-141 b orbits its sun in less than one Earth day.
By ceres on 2018-01-30 19:09 UTC
Scientists may finally know what caused the mysterious epidemic that killed millions of Aztecs...
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In the 16th century, an epidemic wiped out approximately 80% of the Aztec population in when Central and South America. The horrific epidemic known as "cocoliztli" was responsible for k...
By ceres on 2018-01-17 21:04 UTC
Asteroid Mining is Getting Closer to Reality. Planetary Resources Arkyd-6 Satellite Just Launched...
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With the deployment of the Arkyd-6 spacecraft, Planetary Resources just took a major step towards making asteroid mining a reality The post Asteroid Mining is Getting Closer to Reality. Planetary Resources Arkyd-6 Satellite Just Launched appeared first on
By ceres on 2018-01-17 21:03 UTC
Human Immunity to Cas9 Could Threatens CRISPR’s Future...
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New data shows that humans carry antibodies and even T-cells that target the Cas9 protein at the heart of CRISPR gene editing technology.
By ceres on 2018-01-17 21:02 UTC
Breathing in a nanoparticle spray could prevent heart damage...
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An inhalable drug is designed to move straight from the lungs to the heart, where it is hoped it will prevent the organ from deteriorating after heart attacks
By ceres on 2018-01-17 21:02 UTC
Low fitness is associated with larger waist size and higher degree of inflammation...
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Low fitness is associated with a larger waist size and a higher degree of inflammation, according to a new study.
By ceres on 2018-01-17 21:02 UTC
Report: Americans See News Media As Vital, But Failing To Live Up To Role...
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Americans see the news media as vital to democracy, but they don't think the media is living up to its role. Perceived political bias in reporting serves to prompt a negative view of the media. But traditional news sources, such as local newspapers an
By ceres on 2018-01-16 20:46 UTC
Firefox: Windows 7 way more popular than Windows 10...
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Depending on which analyst firm you believe, Windows 10 will either finally overtake Windows 7 this month, or it won't. Either way, the newest OS is narrowing the gap. However, according to the Firefox Hardware Report, a public weekly survey of the ha
By ceres on 2018-01-16 20:45 UTC
Facebook's efforts to stop fake news are actually making it easier to spread fake news...
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Facebook is trying to fix its "fake news" problem that gained prominence after the 2016 US presidential election. But it's far from actually winning the battle, as the fake news phenome...
By ceres on 2018-01-16 20:43 UTC
"Leveraging the Human Cloud" --Citizen Scientists Discover New Kepler Earth-Like Planets Orbiting Sun-Like Stars...
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MIT and Caltech researchers say the credit for Five new planets have been discovered outside our solar system goes mainly to citizen scientists — about 10,000 from the around the world — who pored through publicly available data from K2,...
By ceres on 2018-01-16 20:25 UTC
Five-Exoplanet System With Super-Earths Discovered By Citizen Scientists Using Kepler Data...
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Citizen scientists have struck again. Struck proverbial gold, that is. In the first instance of a discovery of this kind through crowdsourcing, five previously unknown exoplanets were identified using data from NASA's Kepler Space Telescope.
By ceres on 2018-01-12 20:11 UTC
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