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The oldest and thickest sea ice is melting TWICE as fast as any other in the Arctic Ocean1h 13m The oldest and thickest sea ice is melting TWICE as fast as any other in the Arctic Ocean
Researchers shared a video showing the oldest and thickest solid layer of frozen ocean water has loss 95% of its mass over the past 35 years -which is a 'dramatic indicator' of climate change.
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Users find smartphones cameras switch on without permission when they open the Facebook iOS app 2h Updated Users find smartphones cameras switch on without permission when they open the Facebook iOS app 
Facebook has yet again come under fire for invading its member's privacy. The app has been found to activate an iOS user's camera without their knowledge while scrolling through the platform.
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Mac users really do outperform PC users according to new findings from IBM2h Mac users really do outperform PC users according to new findings from IBM
For decades, tech lovers have argued over what's better, PCs or Macs. Today, IBM shared some statistics about the difference between the two based on their own employees.
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Lyft re-introducing e-bikes to California after battery issues caused them to burst into flames2h Lyft re-introducing e-bikes to California after battery issues caused them to burst into flames
To avoid the problems experienced in Lyft's initial roll out - in which batteries spontaneously combusted, causing the bikes to burst into flames - the company says it has partnered with a different battery supplier.
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The Guardian view on the floods: global heating and British soaking | Editorial3h The Guardian view on the floods: global heating and British soaking | Editorial
The drama and loss of recent days should focus minds on the urgent necessity of climate adaptationThe death of
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Maya Lin to Conjure Dying Trees to Make a Point3h Updated Maya Lin to Conjure Dying Trees to Make a Point
Her public art installation at Madison Square Park, opening in June, will focus on the so-called ghost forests that have died off because of climate change.
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A Silicon Valley Disruption for Birds That Gorge on Endangered Fish4h A Silicon Valley Disruption for Birds That Gorge on Endangered Fish
To persuade some migrating Caspian terns to stop short of the Columbia River, scientists planted plastic decoys and patio speakers in San Francisco Bay.
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Deepfake video of Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn endorsing each other for Prime Minister released4h Deepfake video of Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn endorsing each other for Prime Minister released
Future Advocacy released the bizarre videos to show the dangers surrounding online disinformation.This is the first time deepfakes of political candidates have been released during a live election in the UK.
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4h England floods: What is making them worse?
Why has the huge amount of rainfall that hit South Yorkshire had such a large impact on people and property?
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Oxytocin may make men more interested in casual short-term flings, a new study claims 4h Oxytocin may make men more interested in casual short-term flings, a new study claims 
The hormone is released during tender moments such as petting a dog. Researchers in China found it also made men more interested in a fling with a previously unfaithful woman.
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Black Friday UK 2019: Amazon is starting Black Friday a week early4h Black Friday UK 2019: Amazon is starting Black Friday a week early
Black Friday fever is almost upon us, and this year online retailer Amazon is rolling out the deals a whole week early in what will be its 'biggest ever' event.
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Flooding caused by poor management and floodplain building, says experts5h Flooding caused by poor management and floodplain building, says experts
Big floods likely to become more frequent because of climate breakdown Poor management of the rural landscape along with global heating and building on floodplains are the main factors that led to the floods that have engulfed towns in northern England, according to experts. Sheffield, Rotherham and Doncaster are among the places flooded, 12 years after they were badly hit
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This Elusive Creature Wasn’t Seen for Nearly 30 Years. Then It Appeared on Camera.5h Updated This Elusive Creature Wasn’t Seen for Nearly 30 Years. Then It Appeared on Camera.
By interviewing people who live around a forest in Vietnam, scientists captured visual evidence that silver-backed chevrotains still exist.
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If I Touched the Moon, What Would It Feel Like?5h Updated If I Touched the Moon, What Would It Feel Like?
If you like handling tiny glass shards, sure, go ahead and touch the lunar surface. But avoid the rocks.
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Patient Care Is Wrenching: A Psychiatrist, a Nurse and a Doctor Bare All5h Patient Care Is Wrenching: A Psychiatrist, a Nurse and a Doctor Bare All
Three new books by medical professionals delve into the human emotions involved in tending to the gravely ill.
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Lasers, X-rays and infrared are helping to discover the secrets of ancient Egyptian mummies5h Lasers, X-rays and infrared are helping to discover the secrets of ancient Egyptian mummies
Scientists have exposed very thin slices of ancient Egyptian mummy bones to light at different wavelengths in an attempt to discover how the people of the time would live, eat and spend their daily lives.
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Amazon confirms first ever branded grocery store designed as a cheaper alternative to Whole Foods6h Updated Amazon confirms first ever branded grocery store designed as a cheaper alternative to Whole Foods
While the company hasn't released many details, a job listing discovered by CNET suggest the store will be 'Amazon's first grocery store' meaning it will likely carry the e-tailing giant's brand name.
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9h Where plastic outnumbers fish by seven to one
Plastic is building up in the areas of the ocean where fish feed and grow, according to research.
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Humans have 1 in 14,000 chances of going extinct next year - more than getting struck by lightning11h Updated Humans have 1 in 14,000 chances of going extinct next year - more than getting struck by lightning
Experts found humans have a better chance of going extinct than an individual has at being struck by lightning. The study found there is a 1 in 14,000 humans will die-off next year.
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Norway flaunts its green credentials – so why is it drilling more oil wells? | David Boyd11h Norway flaunts its green credentials – so why is it drilling more oil wells? | David Boyd
Never mind how many electric cars are sold there – Norway has to change tack and end prospecting for new oil reserves
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Tiny cat-sized DEER thought to have gone extinct 30 years ago is pictured in a forest in Vietnam14h Updated Tiny cat-sized DEER thought to have gone extinct 30 years ago is pictured in a forest in Vietnam
The chevrotain dates back to Stone Age but was believed to be extinct having only been spotted once in 100 years. Now scientists have pictured the rare deer in the Nha Trang Forests of Vietnam.
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SpaceX successfully launches 60 MORE Starlink satellites into orbit aboard its Falcon 9 rocket17h SpaceX successfully launches 60 MORE Starlink satellites into orbit aboard its Falcon 9 rocket
SpaceX's Falcon 9 launched into orbit to deliver 60 Starlink satellites. This was its fourth successful mission and the first time it had a reused nose cone attached to the front.
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Range Rover latest bulletproof SUV can withstand pipe bombs and AR-15 gunfire18h Range Rover latest bulletproof SUV can withstand pipe bombs and AR-15 gunfire
Bulletproof vehicles are becoming all the rage in the automotive industry. Range Rover's Sentinel leads the industry, which is estimated to between 200,000 and 300,000 globally.
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E.P.A. to Limit Science Used to Write Public Health Rules21h Updated E.P.A. to Limit Science Used to Write Public Health Rules
A new agency rule would restrict the science that can be used in drafting health regulations by requiring researchers to turn over confidential health data.
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21h Vaping nearly killed me, says British teenager
Vaping caused a catastrophic reaction in Ewan Fisher's lungs that meant he could not breathe.
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NASA commissions experimental new stingray inspired spacecraft to explore Venus22h NASA commissions experimental new stingray inspired spacecraft to explore Venus
Today, the University of Buffalo announced that NASA has accepted its proposal for an experimental spacecraft that could navigate the notoriously inhospitable Venus.
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Google may shame slower than normal websites with a special badge that signifies typical load speed22h Google may shame slower than normal websites with a special badge that signifies typical load speed
In a blog post from Google, the company says it's considering adorning sites with 'speed badges' that indicate their likelihood to load fast or slow - a move meant to incentive developers.
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Seven new species of leeches discovered living in freshwater mussels around the world periodically22h Seven new species of leeches discovered living in freshwater mussels around the world periodically
Seven new species of leeches were found in more than 3,000 freshwater mussels collected from East Asia, Southeast Asia, India and Nepal, Africa and North America.
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Members of neo-Nazi website were exposed in data dump and many are ex and active personnel23h Updated Members of neo-Nazi website were exposed in data dump and many are ex and active personnel
An anonymous hacker released the data of over 1,000 members of the neo-Nazi website, Iron March. The data included chats between members that reveal many were ex and active military personnel.
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Fukushima farmland that became unusable in 2011 is being converted into wind and solar power plants24h Fukushima farmland that became unusable in 2011 is being converted into wind and solar power plants
Farmland in Fukushima that was rendered unusable after the disastrous 2011 nuclear meltdown is getting a second chance at productivity with a plan for wind and solar power.
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24h Updated Navy Submarine, Missing for 75 Years, Is Found Off Okinawa
Private explorers found the U.S.S. Grayback beneath 1,400 feet of water after realizing that a mistranslated Japanese war record had pointed searchers in the wrong direction.
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25h How to Watch Mercury’s 2019 Transit of the Sun
Viewers on the East and West Coasts of the U.S. can see part or all of the eclipse-like event, but not with the naked eye.
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25h Climate change: Bigger hurricanes are now more damaging
The most damaging tropical cyclones are three times more frequent now than they were 100 years ago.
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Dissolving dead bodies in WATER could save hundreds of thousands of tons of carbon dioxide25h Dissolving dead bodies in WATER could save hundreds of thousands of tons of carbon dioxide
The 'water cremation' or alkaline hydrolysis, could be used to cut carbon emissions produced by cremations by around 90 per cent, claims People's Memorial Association expert, Seattle, U.S.
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26h Ice loss causing Arctic to reflect less heat
A loss of snow and ice cover are the main reasons for the reduction of the Arctic's albedo effect, not soot as had been previously thought.
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Ultra-Black Is the New Black27h Ultra-Black Is the New Black
Scientists are setting dark traps from which light cannot escape. But nature already has built a few of her own.
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Scottish teenager builds a laser gun in his bedroom using a 3D printer27h Scottish teenager builds a laser gun in his bedroom using a 3D printer
The teenager from Inverness in Scotland purchased parts including a laser diode from eBay then 3D printed a shell to create the laser gun that he designed himself.
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Norman Myers Dies at 85; Sounded Early Alarm on Environment28h Updated Norman Myers Dies at 85; Sounded Early Alarm on Environment
He lobbied governments and wrote books, papers and articles to alert the public to looming disasters like mass extinction well before they were common knowledge.
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Making up Labour spending figures may backfire on the Tories | Tom Kibasi28h Making up Labour spending figures may backfire on the Tories | Tom Kibasi
The numbers may be fictional, but the idea of a break from the old economic order will appeal to many young votersIf there is one lesson of British politics of recent years, it is that politicians underestimate the public’s appetite for change at their peril. So the Tories may yet come to regret dedicating the weekend to promoting a dodgy dossier from the Conservative research department that
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Students develop AI that calculates when and where lightning will strike -with 80% accuracy 28h Updated Students develop AI that calculates when and where lightning will strike -with 80% accuracy 
A new system combines meteorological data and artificial intelligence to determine when and where lightening will strike within 10 to 30 minutes of it happening -and with 80 percent accuracy.
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Video shows moment the nose cone breaks away from a Space X satellite and falls to Earth28h Updated Video shows moment the nose cone breaks away from a Space X satellite and falls to Earth
SpaceX released an incredible video of a noase cone from the Arabsat-6A communications satellite plummeting to the Earth as it makes its way home to be reused in the Falcon 9 mission.
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As SpaceX Launches 60 Starlink Satellites, Scientists See Threat to ‘Astronomy Itself’30h As SpaceX Launches 60 Starlink Satellites, Scientists See Threat to ‘Astronomy Itself’
Various companies are pressing ahead with plans for internet service from space, which has prompted astronomers to voice concerns about the impact on research from telescopes on Earth.
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Mouse deer species not seen for nearly 30 years is found alive in Vietnam30h Mouse deer species not seen for nearly 30 years is found alive in Vietnam
Silver-backed chevrotain caught on camera after it was feared lost to science A distinctly two-tone mouse deer that was feared lost to science has been captured on film foraging for food by camera traps set up in a Vietnamese forest. The pictures of the rabbit-sized animal, also known as the silver-backed chevrotain, are the first to be taken in the wild and come nearly 30 years after the last confirmed sighting.
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Moth populations in steady decline in Britain, study finds30h Moth populations in steady decline in Britain, study finds
Long-running survey finds 1976 heatwave boom has been followed by dropping numbers Moths are declining in abundance by 10% each decade in Britain but the average weight of moths caught in traps is still double what it was in 1967, according to a new study. Researchers studying the biomass of moths caught in the world’s longest-running insect survey said their findings suggested that if there had been an “insect armageddon” in Britain, it had occurred before scientific recording began in 1967.
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30h Updated Bird of the Year: Rare anti-social penguin wins New Zealand poll
The rare hoiho becomes the first penguin to take the title, after two weeks of "memes and trash-talk".
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31h Updated How to Watch Mercury Transit the Sun Today
Viewers on the East and West Coasts of the U.S. can see part or all of the eclipse-like event, but not with the naked eye.
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SpaceX Launches 60 Additional Starlink Satellites to Orbit31h SpaceX Launches 60 Additional Starlink Satellites to Orbit
As the company presses ahead with its project to launch tens of thousands of satellites for internet service from space, astronomers fear “the night sky will never be the same.”
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Watch SpaceX Launch 60 More Starlink Satellites31h Watch SpaceX Launch 60 More Starlink Satellites
As the company presses ahead with its project to launch tens of thousands of satellites for internet service from space, astronomers fear “the night sky will never be the same.”
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31h Planet Mercury passes across the face of the Sun
Astronomers are observing a rare event, a transit of the planet Mercury.
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Climate Visuals photography award 2019: winners and shortlisted32h Climate Visuals photography award 2019: winners and shortlisted
Climate Visuals is a project that aims to create a new visual language for climate change. Images of polar bears, melting ice and factories do not convey the urgent human stories at the heart of the issue. Based on international social research,
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32h Bloodhound diary: Racing at over 500mph
Land speed record holder Andy Green finally gets to drive the Bloodhound car across the Kalahari.
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SpaceX to Launch 60 More Starlink Satellites34h SpaceX to Launch 60 More Starlink Satellites
As the company presses ahead with its project to launch tens of thousands of satellites for internet service from space, astronomers fear “the night sky will never be the same.”
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NSW and Qld fires: more than 60 fires in NSW and 45 in Queensland – as it happened36h NSW and Qld fires: more than 60 fires in NSW and 45 in Queensland – as it happened
More than 350 NSW schools to close as conditions forecast to worsen on Tuesday, while dozens of bushfires continue to burn across Australia’s east coast Story:
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NSW and Qld fires: emergency warning for bushfire threatening Port Lincoln in South Australia – live37h NSW and Qld fires: emergency warning for bushfire threatening Port Lincoln in South Australia – live
More than 350 NSW schools to close as conditions forecast to worsen on Tuesday, while dozens of bushfires continue to burn across Australia’s east coast
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A letter to my home town Bobin, burned down in the NSW fires but unvanquished | Ned Haughton38h A letter to my home town Bobin, burned down in the NSW fires but unvanquished | Ned Haughton
Ned Haughton saw friends who escaped the bushfires, house intact and animals alive. And others who lost everything
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