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Research 3 space station crew members prepare to return to Earth
Author: 0 3 space station crew members prepare to return to Earth

A United States astronaut and two Russian cosmonauts have strapped themselves inside a Russian Soyuz capsule and flown away from the International Space Station, aiming for a dawn parachute landing in Kazakhstan. EDT (2151 GMT). It will be the fourth splashdown for Expedition 48 Cmdr. Ivanishin and his crewmates - Kate Rubins, KG5FYJ, and Takuya Onishi, KF5LKS - will operate the station for more than 2 weeks until the arrival of three new crew members.

Research President Obama creates world's largest marine park in Hawaii
Author: 0 President Obama creates world's largest marine park in Hawaii

The expansion adds 442,781 square miles to the Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument , located in the waters surrounding the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, an area almost four times as large as California. The expansion provides critical protections for more than 7,000 marine species, including whales and sea turtles listed under the Endangered Species Act and the longest-living marine species in the world - black coral, which have been found to live longer than 4,500 years.

Research Alzheimer's drug could be 'game changer'
Author: 0 Alzheimer's drug could be 'game changer'

Symptoms of AD start when amyloid in the brain reaches its maximum extent, noted Roger Nitsch, co-founder and president of Neurimmune Therapeutics AG, of Zurich, Switzerland, the discoverer of aducanumab . And while the study wasn't created to measure the drug's impact on brain function, patients who received the drug experienced a "slowing of clinical decline" - an exciting observation that will need to be confirmed by larger studies.

Research 68 million Dropbox credentials leak online
Author: 0 68 million Dropbox credentials leak online

Motherboard reported the data dump earlier today, after it was highlighted by security service Leakbase , with operator of Have I been pwned , Troy Hunt, independently verifying the news. Dropbox said it doesn't believe any of the accounts in question have actually been accessed by an outsider, based on its threat monitoring processes and the strong security measures applied to the passwords.

Author: 0 'Let them keep writing to UN': India's response to Pakistan on Kashmir

None of the deaths or abductions was reported by a "widely censored" Pakistani media, the report said adding that dozens, including Aslam Majeed, a student from Atta Shad College in Turbat city of Kech district, were taken away by Frontier Corps (FC) of the Pakistan army on Saturday.

Author: 0 Trump supporter Mark Burns tweets cartoon of Clinton in blackface

Early Tuesday morning, Burns sent out another tweet that directly apologized for the cartoon but again reiterated his support for the "message" of the image. John Lewis, D-Georgia, said they met both Hillary and Bill Clinton. On MSNBC , he stated: "millions of African Americans are on welfare, [millions] of African Americans are on food stamps...

Author: 0 Good boy! Dogs know what you're saying, study suggests

The two mechanisms needed to understand speech are words, the building blocks of human language, and intonation, the highs and lows of pitch that convey information in speech. The findings prove scientists that dogs use the same regions as people to understand and analyze language, by combining both hemispheres' and match the words to meaning.

Research New Zealand slump to 118-6 after pace barrage
Author: 0 New Zealand slump to 118-6 after pace barrage

Dale Steyn's bowling average in Tests against New Zealand - his best against any opponents against whom he has played more than one Test. "The longer the sun bakes down and the cracks widen and the deeper the Test goes, the less chance there is for the team batting last", Steyn said.

Research Juno Makes Closest Ever Orbit of Jupiter
Author: 0 Juno Makes Closest Ever Orbit of Jupiter

Saturday's fly-by was the first time the spacecraft had all of its science instruments activated and looking at Jupiter as the spacecraft zoomed past. They are considered an extended family of Jupiter, the giant gas planet. Bolton said, "we are getting some intriguing early data returns". During the close encounter with Jupiter on Saturday, it had all of its instruments on so it could analyze the planet as it passed within only 2,600 miles of its clouds.

Research PlayStation Now PC streaming available now
Author: 0 PlayStation Now PC streaming available now

However, you can expect to pay a pretty penny for a subscription, as they start at $20 per month. There's never been a better time to jump aboard with PS Now with the addition of Tomb Raider GOTY Edition, Hard Rain, Sid Meier's Civilization Revolution and Borderlands: Ultimate Edition in the last month.

Author: 0 What's Out There? 'Interesting' Signal From Deep Space Spurs Hunt for ET

There is no evidence right now that something artificial is going on either around KIC 8462852 or HD 164595 and it's not even certain that the signal under discussion now came from HD 164595 . "That is more or less the total amount of energy used by humankind - all the cars, all the planes, all the electronic devices, everything", Shostak says.

Author: 0 Mysterious SETI signal sends alien-hunting telescopes scrambling

The SETI Institute is using the Allen Telescope Array in Northern California, while METI International is looking to the Boquete Optical SETI Observatory in Panama, GeekWire reported . "I can't see a thing on the surface of Venus", Sagan said, channeling over-eager planetary scientists. While there is a slim chance the signals detected could be from an extraterrestrial source, it is more likely that the radio signals were the result of earthly interference.

Research Google to expand Waze carpooling service in San Francisco
Author: 0 Google to expand Waze carpooling service in San Francisco

Uber said the program would begin with the cars carrying company "co-pilots", engineers and safety personnel. "It's been a pleasure having David on the board", Kalanick said in a statement. Google is working on making its self-driving auto experiments, which have been ongoing for years, into a viable business. Google's technologies have logged over 1.5 million of accident-free autonomous driving, in both cities and interstate roads mostly in California and Nevada.

Research Bomb blast heard at Brussels police building
Author: 0 Bomb blast heard at Brussels police building

Belgium's terror alert level has remained high since attackers linked to the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) carried out a series of attacks on the capital's airport and metro system in March. Some 30 firefighters helped put out the resulting fire at the National Institute of Criminology, which media said suffered "significant" damage. No casualties have been reported yet.

Research Final Fantasy XV: Prepare For Crash Landing
Author: 0 Final Fantasy XV: Prepare For Crash Landing

Tabata also talked about how the game's main route takes between 40 and 50 hours of playtime to finish. "The first half keeps going as an open-world, but the story in the second half is led by a linear path." the Final Fantasy XV director now elaborates.

Author: 0 Chelsea Clinton to remain on family foundation board

She replied, "I am sure", and mentioned her strong understanding about the foundation's work. Clinton also vigorously defended her family's foundation and declared she's confident there will be no further major accusations involving the foundation, her emails or anything else that could undermine her chances of defeating Trump in November.

Research Garmin Ltd. (GRMN) PT Lowered to $46.00
Author: 0 Garmin Ltd. (GRMN) PT Lowered to $46.00

The 50 day moving average of Garmin Ltd . (NASDAQ:GRMN) is 50.13 whilst its 200 day moving average is 43.16. Garmin Ltd . (NASDAQ:GRMN) shares were trading -9.97% below from the 52-week high price mark of $56.19 and +67.94% above from the 52-week price bottom of $30.12.

Author: 0 Apple boosts iPhone security after Mideast spyware discovery

A pair of USA cybersecurity firms have announced the discovery of three vulnerabilities in the Apple iPhone operating system, a spokeswoman for Lookout, a mobile cybersecurity firm, said today. In an August 2014 interview with the Wall Street Journal , NSO co-founder Omri Lavie likened the company's operations to being a "ghost". "We're totally transparent to the target, and we leave no traces".

Research Coffee gene which makes that extra cup undrinkable
Author: 0 Coffee gene which makes that extra cup undrinkable

One certain gene, called PDSS2, appears to curb an individual's coffee consumption. "Our hypothesis, which is yet to be tested, is that the more of this gene that you have, the slower you metabolize caffeine, and of course you need coffee less frequently to keep up".

Research Issues 3 recalls involving Taurus, Transit, Escape vehicles
Author: 0 Issues 3 recalls involving Taurus, Transit, Escape vehicles

This model could have been equipped with a faulty fuel injection pump that could prevent the engine from starting. Those recalled will be setting their fuel pump control modules replaces. There are approximately 2,472 vehicles affected, including 2,013 in the United States and federalized territories, and 457 in Canada. An estimated 23,150 vehicles are potentially affected by the too-powerful power windows.

Author: 0 Jackpot: Scientists find Earth-like planet at star next door

Together the three stars are known as Alpha Centauri, which is the third-brightest star in the sky. "Once we had established that the wobble wasn't caused by star spots, we knew that that there must be a planet orbiting within a zone where water could exist, which is really exciting", co-author John Barnes s.

Author: 0 Uber Is Now Introducing Autonomous Rides For Passengers

But the fact of the matter is, once people get use to the technology, they will find ways to abuse it. The ride service will start out with Ford Fusions equipped with self-driving technology. Last week, Uber announced that it would make a fleet of driverless cars available to riders in Pittsburgh later this year. Autonomous vehicles are also the latest battleground in the ongoing brawl between Uber and US rival Lyft.

Research Rested Marquez ready for Brno challenge
Author: 0 Rested Marquez ready for Brno challenge

Rossi was fourth after the first runs in qualifying at Brno, half-a-second off the pace set by his Yamaha team-mate Jorge Lorenzo at the time. Championship leader, Marc Marquez had a fall which he somehow managed to save. At Brno, Rossi won his first-ever grand prix exactly twenty years ago, taking the 125cc honours. For us it's more important that he has more time to recover from the crash in Austria, because we want him back to full fitness as soon as possible.

Research Instagram now features live event videos
Author: 0 Instagram now features live event videos

Earlier this month, Instagram added Stories , which makes the photo-sharing app feel a lot more Snapchat-like. According to the app, it is to soon for Instagram Stories to start predicting Snapchat's doom. When Instagram stole the idea of Stories, many were quick to proclaim that, not only was Instagram's version better , but that it would hurt Snapchat .

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