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Tabby's Star: This Famous, Mysterious Alien Megastructure Star Is Dimming Again

Tabby's Star: This Famous, Mysterious Alien Megastructure Star Is Dimming Again

Astronomers haven't observed this behavior on any other star before, so naturally it brings about many interesting theories. You have chosen to receive our newsletter at. If scientists see more blue light blocked than red light, for instance, that could mean the dimming is caused by lots of dust. As Grush reports , if the cause is a comet storm, then the comets will orbit very close to the star, heating them up enough to show up in infrared images. Read More

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19 killed at Ariana Grande concert

19 killed at Ariana Grande concert

Reports of an explosion in the foyer of the United Kingdom concert venue came around 10:35 p.m. local time Monday night (May 22) following Grande's show. Manchester Arena has a capacity of 21,000 spectators but it was not clear how many people attended the show. Pat Carney, the council's spokesman for the city centre, said police are treating the area as a "live site" and it was not known if there are other incidents in the area. Read More

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Yates: Trump asking for Comey's loyalty 'inappropriate'

Yates: Trump asking for Comey's loyalty 'inappropriate'

She told CNN that Flynn was in a "serious compromise situation" and that Russians had "real leverage" over him. "The Russians had real leverage". "It certainly wasn't from my discussion with them", Yates told CNN Tuesday. In the CNN interview she denied she was the source for reports outing Flynn's contact with Kislyak that eventually led to his ouster. "I did not, and I would not, leak classified information", Yates responded after Cooper asked her directly whether she leaked, or ... Read More

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SmackDown Recap: Backlash Go-Home Show

SmackDown Recap: Backlash Go-Home Show

AJ Styles for the U.S. Championship. Tonight, Kevin Owens will be hosting an episode of The Highlight Reel. Styles for his part said that he would bring the U.S. Mahal tells him that there have been plenty of opportunities for RKOs and Randy hasn't caught him yet. This was to make the six-woman tag team match official for this Sunday's Backlash . Read More

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Derby winner an early favorite for the Preakness

Derby winner an early favorite for the Preakness

Hes the champ and were just going to go after him.”. Trainers (by post position): 1, Brendan Walsh. "The last few times he got an outside position". Now healthy and charging through his workouts, Classic Empire appears poised for a bounce-back performance Saturday in the Preakness. All you have to do is look at the Breeders' Cup. Read More

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ARMS Leak Ahead of Nintendo Direct Reveals 3 New Characters

ARMS Leak Ahead of Nintendo Direct Reveals 3 New Characters

Numerous other characters that will be in ARMS have been revealed before now, it just appears that the three newest ones will be revealed earlier than normal. Ranked is a simple online mode where winning increases your rank, where as losing decreases it. The first weekend begins Friday, May 26 (for North American players; global audiences will have access the next day) and runs through Sunday, May 28. Read More

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Dead 50-foot squid washes ashore

Dead 50-foot squid washes ashore

The residents of Seram Island called on the national government to help them clear out and identify the remains of the creature as it had started to decay. It's thought to have died a few days before washing ashore, but its cause of death is unclear. At least one marine scientist has confirmed that the creature is a rotting whale corpse. Read More

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Sensex, Nifty record fresh highs as stocks open on firm note

At 3.15 pm, the 30-share BSE index Sensex was up 16.53 points or 0.05 per cent at 30,264.70 and the 50-share NSE index Nifty was up 16.1 points or 0.17 per cent at 9,423.40. Earlier in the week, the head of the country's weather office, forecast a higher monsoon rainfall as concerns over the El Nino weather condition eased, raising prospects of higher farm and economic growth. Read More

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Smaller NYC protest ahead of large May Day rally

Smaller NYC protest ahead of large May Day rally

Organizers want the county to become a sanctuary for immigrants, workers and people of color targeted by law enforcement policies under President Donald Trump's administration. But this year, authorities are anxious about a different kind of violence - "crowd-on-crowd conflict", as Seattle Police Capt. Chris Fowler puts it. The protests are expected to focus on President Trump. Read More

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Motorola allegedly working on an Android tablet

Motorola allegedly working on an Android tablet

It's mostly known for having a larger battery and a headphone jack, though it's also thicker and heavier than the Moto Z. And like most of the other Moto Z-branded modular devices, it has a relatively affordable price tag. Those interested in doing so can find the software by following the source link beneath this writing, though note that no one can guarantee that an anonymously uploaded security update for the Moto Z Play is legitimate and you'll be sideloading the software at your own risk. Read More

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Cassini Spacecraft Re-Establishes Contact After 'Dive' Between Saturn And Its Rings

PDT (3:05 a.m. EDT, or 0705 GMT) on Thursday (April 27), and it should return data and images soon after. Cassini's first successful dive is part of what NASA is calling the "Grand Finale". An impact with even a tiny ice or rock particle could do a lot of damage, and so Cassini will point its big radio dish in the forward direction as it goes through the rings-clouds gap, to act as a shield. Read More

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BlackBerry KeyOne now available in the United Kingdom, exclusively from Selfridges

BlackBerry KeyOne now available in the United Kingdom, exclusively from Selfridges

The BlackBerry Keyone comes with a 4.5-inch 1080p full HD display and it's being powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 625 processor with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of storage. As for software, the BlackBerry KeyOne has Android 7.1 Nougat onboard, as you'd expect of a smartphone launched in 2017. The company said the "smart" physical keyboard will offer contextual auto-correction and next-word prediction capabilities, as well as up to 52 customizable shortcuts that can provide users with one-key access to ... Read More

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