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Space Photos of the Week: Shooting Stars and Dwarf Galaxies

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 08:00
The universe’s origin story lies in fast-moving and faraway objects.
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20 Best Weekend Tech Deals: Apple, Amazon, Samsung, Sony

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 08:00
The PlayStation Classic, Samsung QLED TVs, Apple deals, and Amazon Devices are worth a look this week.
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The Vaonis Stellina Smart Telescope Finds the Heavenly Bodies for You

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 07:00
Want your kids to actually get excited about astronomy? Leave the star-searching to the smartphone-connected Vaonis Stellina Smart Telescope.
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First North Carolina Got a Hurricane. Then a Pig Poop Flood. Now It’s a Coal Ash Crisis

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 07:00
North Carolina is being slammed by a succession of disasters triggered by Hurricane Florence. The latest scare is from coal plants, where pools of ash are at risk of spilling into already toxic waters.
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The Stubborn Bike Commuter Gap Between American Cities

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 07:00
Fewer Americans are biking to work, new data shows, but the bigger question is why some cities are seeing so much more progress than others.
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#WhyIDidntReport and the Tragic Banality of Rape in America

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 18:22
The hashtag unleashed a torrent of stories that are different yet feel the same. And that's exactly the point.
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Model 3 Crash Tests Hammer Home Tesla's Safety Excellence

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 16:34
Apart from a few hiccups and questions about Autopilot, Elon Musk's automaker knows how to make very safe cars.
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How to Measure Things That Are Astronomically Far Away

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 10:00
Light-years, parsecs and more: these are the units for describing distances between planets and other astronomical objects.
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'Destiny 2: Forsaken' Is a Massive, Vital Expansion—But It Lost Me

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 10:00
Forsaken is a shot of energy to a game that has been limping since it released. And I'm just not that into it.
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'Red Dead Redemption 2' Goes 'GTA' and the Rest of the Week in Games

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 09:00
Tiny PlayStations ahoy! Let's catch up on the week's gaming news.
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Siemen's Self-Driving Street Car Puts Autonomous Tech on Track

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 09:00
The company is developing autonomous street car tech, where vehicles on tracks make the challenge simpler, but still worth solving.
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How to Set Up Your New iPhone

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 08:00
Welcome to your new iPhone.
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How to Sell Your Old Phone for the Most Money

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 08:00
Congrats on your new phone! Time to cash in on your old one.
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The Delta II Rocket That Gave Us GPS and the Mars Rovers Retires

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 08:00
The Delta II rocket was a workhorse, with 153 successful launches and a bevy of wild scientific missions to its credit.
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Cloudflare Embraces Google Roughtime, Giving Internet Security a Boost

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 08:00
Syncing clocks online is vital to web security.
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Revry: The Streaming Service Trying to Take Queer Content Global

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 07:00
Revry is like Netflix for LGBTQ shows, music, and podcasts—and it wants to make them available everywhere.
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For Museums, Augmented Reality Is the Next Frontier

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 07:00
Interactive museum exhibits like this are becoming more common as AR becomes cheaper, lighter, and easier to create.
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New Microscope Shows the Quantum World in Crazy Detail

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 07:00
The transmission electron microscope has a new bag of tricks, revealing the properties of materials at a much higher resolution than ever before.
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Everything Amazon Announced: Echo Plus, Alexa Microwave, Echo Sub

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 17:54
Today, Amazon announced more Alexa-powered products than you'll ever need—with the hopes you'll get at least one.
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Amazon's Alexa Can't Know Everything, But It Can Go Everywhere

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 17:35
A heap of new Alexa devices—a microwave! a wall clock!—show Amazon's strategy to put its voice assistant in everything.
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