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Research New color-changing eclipse stamp features Kansas City, Kansas
Author: 0 New color-changing eclipse stamp features Kansas City, Kansas

The back of the stamp shows the shadow path of the eclipse across the United States. In Hopkinsville, the eclipse will start at 1:24 p.m. August 21 and last for two minutes and 40 seconds. A special envelope to hold and protect the stamp will be offered for an additional fee. The special 2017 Total Solar Eclipse commemorative stamp. The shadow path of the eclipse, which is 70 miles wide, will move diagonally across the country from west to east, traversing Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, ...

Research Meizu E2 Smartphone Gets Official
Author: 0 Meizu E2 Smartphone Gets Official

Unlike Xiaomi, Meizu hasn't focused much on the worldwide markets. We already got details of this device even before the official launch, thanks to the TENNA listing of the device. The case comes with a slider that covers the LED flash when not in use. At the back there is a 13 MP camera with an f/2.0 aperture along with phase detection auto focus and of course the quad-LED flash.

Research Scientists Discover Alien Earth like Planet
Author: 0 Scientists Discover Alien Earth like Planet

The newly discovered Earth-like planet is called OGLE-2016-BLG-1195Lb. Although OGLE-2016-BLG-1195Lb is about the same mass as Earth, and the same distance from its host star as our planet is from our sun, the similarities may end there, the NASA release stated.

Research Infantino confirms use of VAR at 2018 World Cup
Author: 0 Infantino confirms use of VAR at 2018 World Cup

The technology will be will be used only in instances relating to decisions involving goals, penalty kicks, red cards and mistaken identity. The English FA has also approved the use of video refs, hoping to introduce it to the game in this country as soon as August.

Research Scientists rally on National Mall for Earth Day, March for Science
Author: 0 Scientists rally on National Mall for Earth Day, March for Science

Rallies took place in some 600 other cities. Even the North Pole hosted its own science march. "That's the wrong way", said Michael Fitch, a physicist with Johns Hopkins who was at the D.C. "It's heartening to see people down here today, but there's a very large crowd of people who aren't here", Blecher said. Signs that said "Science - It's inconvenient ..." Tens of thousands of people, mostly scientists, students and research advocates, took to the streets in NY and Chicago, Saturday to ...

Author: 0 Saturn's moon has nearly all conditions to support life

The moon, which is about 300 miles across, has a subsurface liquid ocean similar to what is believed to exist on Europa, an ice-covered moon of Jupiter. But its detectors were turned towards Jupiter's icy moon Enceladus post discovering the emission of the towering plume of icy spray in 2015. These organisms could be the foundation of a larger ecosystem in Saturn's moon.

Research Amazon's new Echo Look aims to help you with style choices
Author: 0 Amazon's new Echo Look aims to help you with style choices

The company is estimated to have sold 5.1 million Echo units between 2014 and 2016. Once a user has taken pictures of themselves wearing two different outfits they can submit them to a new Amazon service called Style Check. Also on the podcast, we take a look at cybersecurity reports and growing ransomware trends. Amazon said these decisions will get smarter through your feedback and input from its fashion specialists.

Research Trump Assures Wall Along Mexico Border Will be Built
Author: 0 Trump Assures Wall Along Mexico Border Will be Built

The world knows Pres. Trump wants that border wall built. Democrats had promised to block the bill if money were earmarked in it for the wall which they, and many Republicans who's states contain large Hispanic populations, are against. Earlier this week, the president tweeted about border-wall funding, military spending and cutting off subsidies for the Affordable Care Act. It's not unusual for the White House to have a stake in the legislative agenda or try to influence it, but with a ...

Author: 0 Kenya's opposition alliance picks Odinga as presidential candidate

Mr. Odinga, the chief of the Orange Democratic Party will face off the incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta of Jubilee party in the upcoming general election in August 8th, 2017. Odinga vied for the presidency in 1997, 2007 and 2013. Odinga served as prime minister of Kenya from 2008-2012 in a power-sharing government set up to end the violence that followed former president Mwai Kibaki's contested win.

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S8 Smartphones launched in India, prices starts at 57900 INR

The company has launched both the Galaxy S8 as well as the Galaxy S8 Plus smartphones here for the Indian market at an event here in New Delhi. While the Galaxy S8 was priced at Rs 57,900, the Galaxy S8 Plus was launched at Rs 64.900. The storage is expandable up to 256GB via a microSD card. The front camera, meanwhile, now comes with autofocus in addition to the bumped up resolution (5-megapixel in last year's Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge).

Research Scientists to review large number of humpback whale deaths
Author: 0 Scientists to review large number of humpback whale deaths

In all, 41 dead humpback whales have washed ashore between ME and North Carolina since January 2016, almost three times more humpback deaths along that stretch than in an average year. If confirmed, it would be the fourth stranded in DE waters alone in a year, an unusually high number. Unusual die-offs of humpback whales in the Atlantic Ocean were also reported in 2003, 2005 and 2006, NOAA said.

Research Dead 43-foot whale washes up on beach at New Jersey shore
Author: 0 Dead 43-foot whale washes up on beach at New Jersey shore

Experts say the roughly 50-ton dead whale that washed ashore in Chadwick Beach on Tuesday appears to have been an endangered sei whale and it may have been killed by a ship , the Asbury Park Press reported. The Stranding Center said that the whale was deteriorated from being bit by sharks to the point where a species can not be determined. Numerous were diagnosed with morbillivirus, a measles-like virus.

Research China talking with European Space Agency about moon outpost
Author: 0 China talking with European Space Agency about moon outpost

Further details about a design or timeline for the global moon base were not given, although it's not hard to speculate what they might look like, given that both entities have stated their intentions for such a base in the past. China had conducted its first crewed space mission in 2003 and became only the third country after Russian Federation and the U.S.to do so. "We recognize that to explore space for peaceful purposes, we do need worldwide cooperation".

Research Overnight explosion rocks Damascus; Syrian government blames Israel
Author: 0 Overnight explosion rocks Damascus; Syrian government blames Israel

Reuters cited regional intelligence sources that said the alleged Israeli airstrike hit Hezbollah's arms depot in the airport, where Iran operates an air corridor for supplying allies in Syria. These include Hezbollah, a close ally of Tehran and enemy of Israel , which describes the group as the biggest threat it faces on its borders. "Around 4am (0100 GMT), I heard an enormous explosion", Maytham, 47, told AFP .

Author: 0 Abbas to stop funding electricity in Hamas-run Gaza

Businesses have closed their doors in the West Bank in a gesture of solidarity with Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike in Israeli jails. But President Mahmoud Abbas has threatened "unprecedented steps" to end the political division with the rival Hamas movement, which dominates Gaza.

Research Great white shark captured on camera devouring enormous whale carcass
Author: 0 Great white shark captured on camera devouring enormous whale carcass

Keith Poe, a conservationist, captured the jaw-dropping moment and said the shark ate so much she was swimming around "upside down like she was intoxicated". "She was swimming upside-down, just swimming around like she was very happy and satisfied". The whale has been identified as "Scarlett the whale" - a 55ft-long humpback whale which has been documented along the OR and California coasts since 1997.

Author: 0 Cassini's first dive between Saturn and its rings successful

Even though NASA has lost contact with Cassini at this time, as it is now moving through Saturn's rings, they expect to be back in touch with it by April 27, as The Independent reports. "We won't know for a number of hours until Cassini gets in a position where it can radio back home, and so that's one of those things that keeps us on pins and needles".

Research NASA's Cassini spacecraft begins 'Grand Finale' of Saturn mission
Author: 0 NASA's Cassini spacecraft begins 'Grand Finale' of Saturn mission

By intentionally directing the craft to burn up in Saturn's atmosphere, controllers are hoping to prevent the decommissioned spacecraft from colliding with one of Saturn's moons. Earlier this month, NASA said Cassini had captured evidence of the ingredients needed to support life on Saturn's moon Enceladus. They will also be able to once again start accessing data from Cassini , and this data, which also includes images, will be looked at in the coming years.

Research Forza Horizon 3 Hot Wheels expansion coming in May
Author: 0 Forza Horizon 3 Hot Wheels expansion coming in May

You're just as likely to fly down a twisting coastal highway in this Lamborghini as you are to fly over sand dunes in an off-road buggy. The expansion, which is based on the popular toy auto franchise Hot Wheels, will be launching on both Xbox One and PC.

Author: 0 Precision Drilling Corporation (NYSE:PDS) Shares Dip Under Moving Averages

Precision Drilling Corp had a negative return on equity of 8.01% and a negative net margin of 16.58%. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: "Precision Drilling Corp Expected to Post Q1 2017 Earnings of ($0.11) Per Share (PDS)" was reported by The Cerbat Gem and is the property of of The Cerbat Gem.

Research BlackBerry KeyOne to launch in U.S. and Canada in late May
Author: 0 BlackBerry KeyOne to launch in U.S. and Canada in late May

In Canada, the KEYone will be available on Bell, Bell MTS, Rogers, SaskTel, and TELUS Business starting at $199 with a two-year contract, with pre-orders starting on May 18. In the past, Sprint was notably absent from support of BlackBerry devices. The pre-installed DTEK app will keep an eye on your phone's security status and will let you know if any apps are taking advantage of any permissions they've been granted.

Research Neanderthals in California? Maybe so, provocative story says
Author: 0 Neanderthals in California? Maybe so, provocative story says

The positions of the femur heads, one up and one down, broken in the same manner next to each other is unusual. But "many of us will want to see supporting evidence of this ancient occupation from other sites, before we abandon the conventional model of a first arrival by modern humans within the last 15,000 years", he wrote in an email.

Research Trudeau hosting Italian PM in Ottawa following Trump visit
Author: 0 Trudeau hosting Italian PM in Ottawa following Trump visit

Trump took aim at Canada's dairy industry this week for creating a new lower-priced classification of milk product that he argues hurts US producers. Trump's presence was strongly felt during Gentiloni's visit, as is becoming nearly routine with most of Trudeau's global interactions.

Research Drunk man knocked down 300-pound robot in Mountain View
Author: 0 Drunk man knocked down 300-pound robot in Mountain View

Sylvain, who has been charged with prowling and public intoxication, claimed to be an engineer and was "testing" the robot . "We are incredibly proud of the outcome and believe this to be a true testament to the technology we developed here in Silicon Valley", Stacy Dean Stephens, Knightscope's vice president of marketing and sales, told the United Kingdom -based Independent newspaper .

Author: 0 Trump to astronaut: 'Better you than me' to drink urine

She became the first female commander of the research outpost in April 2008, during her second, six-month tour of duty. The entire country celebrated the astronaut's achievement with a social media tag of #CongratsPeggy , including President Donald Trump who reached out to her via a video call from the Oval Office, according to a report from CNN .

Author: 0 Xerox Corp (XRX) Position Raised by Hartford Investment Management Co

When we look at the Volatility of the company, Week Volatility is at 1.41% whereas Month Volatility is at 1.69%. The F-Score was developed to help find company stocks that have solid fundamentals, and to separate out weaker companies. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 29th. This represents a $0.25 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.58%. Xerox Corp's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 59.62%.

Author: 0 Day 3 Drafts' gets a gift from NFL Organizations

Houston Texans - Astronauts at the INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION AND SPACE CENTER will announce picks for the first time from outer space. Other notable locations include the Jacksonville Jaguars announcing their picks from London , the Arizona Cardinals announcing their picks from the Grand Canyon , and the Indianapolis Colts announcing their picks from the Indianapolis Zoo .

Research American and Russian arrive at International Space Station
Author: 0 American and Russian arrive at International Space Station

The two were launched into space aboard Russia's Soyuz MS-04 spacecraft, atop a Soyuz-FG rocket, from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Thursday, April 20. Over the next four-and-a-half to six months, Fischer, Yurchikhin, and the other astronauts aboard the space station will conduct about 300 experiments on subjects such as creating lighter and stronger alloys, new medicines, and testing new technologies for exploration.

Author: 0 Saturn's moon Enceladus has flawless conditions for life

As per the official statement, "Now, you see the chemical energy source that microbes could use". The energy can be obtained from the combination of hydrogen and carbon dioxide dissolved in water. It was during Cassini's flyby of Enceladus in 2015 that the Ion Neutral Mass Spectrometer (INMS) detected molecular hydrogen as the spacecraft flew through a plume of vapor ejected from the moon's surface.

Author: 0 Astronaut Peggy Whitson Sets New NASA Record For Most Days In Space

At that point, Whitson - who became the first woman to command a space station in 2008 - will have been in space about 650 days. "On my first space shuttle mission, STS-122, she was elevated to Shero status because she was also kind, generous, inclusive and did everything with grace".

Research Huawei Enjoy 7 Plus Launched With 4GB RAM, Snapdragon 435 Processor
Author: 0 Huawei Enjoy 7 Plus Launched With 4GB RAM, Snapdragon 435 Processor

The Huawei P10 Lite in Sapphire Blue colour is available for purchase through various online retailers in Europe. Huawei P10 and P10 plus are the closest things to a Leica that you can get on any smartphone, so if you're now looking for a new Android phone, this one is worth a consideration.

Research Samsung Will Fix Galaxy S8's Red Display Problem
Author: 0 Samsung Will Fix Galaxy S8's Red Display Problem

The Samsung partnership remains significant for Google's streaming music ambitions. Samsung's team-up with Google for Google Play Music means several important things. Samsung still downplayed the issue, saying, "We will upgrade the software because of some dissatisfied customers although there is no problem in the phone itself".

Research Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to arrive with dual rear cameras
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to arrive with dual rear cameras

Kuo says the new camera will be "the most important upgrade" for the Galaxy Note 8 and will feature a 12-megapixel CIS support dual photodiode (2PD), 13-megapixel telephoto CIS, dual 6P lenses (6P lenses are made up of 6 lens elements, the idea being more elements results in better photos), dual optical image stabilisation and 3x optical zoom.

Author: 0 Canada's Trudeau Defends Dairy System After Trump Criticism

The president's broadside against Canada on Thursday is remarkable because the neighboring nation is the U.S.'s second-largest trading partner and is the biggest market for USA exports. At about the same time that the President was taking aim at Canada today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told Bloomberg in an interview that the side with a surplus in dairy trade is the USA, not Canada.

Research Toy dog among new members of the International Space Station
Author: 0 Toy dog among new members of the International Space Station

The crew comprises Russian cosmonaut Fyodor Yurchikhin and NASA astronaut Jack Fischer. This moment was illustrated when a small white stuffed dog hanging from a string in the capsule began to float. Two days later, a Cygnus cargo ship is scheduled to arrive at the space station, particularly to supply the facility's laboratory. Thus the overall station crew complement of astronauts and cosmonauts increases to five - from the US, Russia and France - representing their respective space ...