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In 2001, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) published a report on the factors that could be causing North Atlantic Right Whales to not reproduce at optimal levels, and they cited toxins, chemical pollution, poor nutrition and low genetic diversity as contributing factors .
  • Geminid meteor shower to take place this week in the UAE

    Geminid meteor shower to take place this week in the UAE

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    Meteors are expected to light up the night sky on December 13, continuing early into the morning on the 14th as the 2017 Geminid Meteor Shower passes overhead. "One does not need binoculars or a telescope to enjoy the show". But if it's too cold for you to get yourself outside to watch, there are plenty of ways to stream the fireballs.
  • North Korea says United Nations envoy expressed willingness to ease tensions on peninsula

    North Korea says United Nations envoy expressed willingness to ease tensions on peninsula

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    According to North Korea's state-run media, Feltman discussed United Nations assistance and operations in North Korea along with "other matters of mutual concern" during a meeting with the vice foreign minister on Wednesday. Feltman carried no message from Washington, State Department spokesman Heather Nauert said. "North Korea needs security guarantees, especially when Washington is about to withdraw from the Iranian nuclear deal", he said.
  • EVM-tampering allegation indicates Congress defeat in Gujarat polls: Arun Jaitley

    EVM-tampering allegation indicates Congress defeat in Gujarat polls: Arun Jaitley

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    Congress functionaries alleged that the voting machines were tampered with in some booths in Porbandar, Navsari and Rajkot. Polling, which began at 8 a.m., will end at 5 p.m. Voting was held today in 89 of Gujarat's 182 constituencies spread over 19 districts in Kutch, Saurashtra and south Gujarat. Similar reports were coming from isolated places in Varachha and Surat .
  • Trump, Russia & The FBI

    Trump, Russia & The FBI

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    Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) was left scratching his head after the House Intelligence Committee's closed-door interview with Donald Trump Jr . on Wednesday. Those emails made it clear that objective of the meeting was based on the claim that the Kremlin-linked lawyer could deliver damaging information about Hillary Clinton , a prospect that elicited a response from Trump Jr.
  • NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Stake Lowered by Welch & Forbes LLC

    NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Stake Lowered by Welch & Forbes LLC

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    It has outperformed by 12.38% the S&P500. State Treasurer State Of Michigan decreased Nvidia Corp ( NVDA ) stake by 55.9% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 4,052,628 shares of the computer hardware maker's stock worth $585,894,000 after buying an additional 46,686 shares during the last quarter.
  • (LNC) Shares Bought by Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC

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    The stock increased 0.78% or $0.59 during the last trading session, reaching $76.5. The stock ended last trade at $77.59 a share and the price is up more than 17.08% so far this year. Ameritas accumulated 11,619 shares. Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board reported 310,028 shares or 0.25% of all its holdings. Therefore 50% are positive.
  • Smoke smothers Southern California in gripping photos from space

    Smoke smothers Southern California in gripping photos from space

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    The image below shows the smoke plume from the Thomas Fire. Most of us will never have a chance to capture a falling star from space, so it's a good thing Bresnik has done the work for us. As multiple wildfires wreak havoc on Southern California, astronauts and satellites are documenting the scene from above . Yes Faith, unfortunately we can.
  • Google Home Mini regains touch controls with v1.30 update

    Google Home Mini regains touch controls with v1.30 update

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    In Google's LinkedIn job posting for a "Touch Sensor Hardware Engineer", the company writes that it's looking to hire someone who will "work on the next generation of Google Hardware" to "enable the best multi-touch user experience". But top on the middle seems to be second-nature for users than pressing long on the sides. The Google Home Mini was supposed to have the same touch functionality as its full sized brother.
  • Sony PlayStation 4 sales surpass the 70 million mark

    Sony PlayStation 4 sales surpass the 70 million mark

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    No doubt, this is a great achievement by Sony as compared to its rival, Microsoft . Meanwhile, Sony has also made significant growth on sales of its VR headsets. While the Oculus and Vive devices are standalone systems that require a high-end PC, the PlayStation VR unit catered to the console's existing fan base because it requires only a PS4 to run the system, Cnet reported.
  • Apple In the Process of Buying Music App Shazam

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    Kleiner Perkins also invested in competitor SoundHound . The London-based company boasts more than 100 million monthly users, and hit one billion total downloads previous year. Shazam has also been exploring ways to leverage augmented reality (AR) technology to connect users to content, and we all know how Tim Cook feels about AR .
  • Betting against bitcoin is about to get a lot more expensive

    Betting against bitcoin is about to get a lot more expensive

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    ET, followed by the Chicago Mercantile Exchange a week later. "We are now investigating the nature of the incident and, as a result, we are stopping all operations for the next 24 hours", the company declared. The Slovenian-based bitcoin miner NiceHash says it is investigating a security breach and the possible theft of tens of millions of dollars' worth of bitcoins, as the value of the virtual currency has soared to a new record high.
  • Columbus Circle Investors Increases Stake in Array BioPharma Inc. (ARRY)

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    Array BioPharma Inc . (NasdaqGM: ARRY ) has an M-Score of -3.375035. The balance sheet health of any company plays a key role in its ability to meet its obligations and maintain the faith of its investment base. 165.02 million shares or 0.80% more from 163.71 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Pura Vida Ltd Liability Corp holds 0.88% in Array BioPharma Inc .
  • NASA Shares A Shocking Image Of The California Wildfires From Space

    NASA Shares A Shocking Image Of The California Wildfires From Space

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    The stirring pictures were taken from the International Space Station by astronaut Randy Bresnik, after he was asked if the blaze was visible from space. The flames stand out starkly as smoke billows toward the Pacific Ocean. The NASA images help first responders determine where and when to act, according to a post from the space agency .
  • Sea of Thieves Officially Announces Release Date

    Sea of Thieves Officially Announces Release Date

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    Sea of Thieves , rare's multiplayer pirate adventure, finally has a release date. The controller will cost £64.99 in the United Kingdom, $74.99 in the States and be available from 15 February. We have played Sea of Thieves a few times since its announcement a few years ago, most notably at subsequent E3 and Gamescom trade shows. The game is coming to Xbox One and PC.
  • From Software Teases New Project -

    From Software Teases New Project - "Shadows Die Twice"

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    Obviously the video has succeeded in sparking all sorts of speculations, pointing at whether the new game could be related to any of From Software's most popular franchises. Now you can probably understand why a teaser trailer from the studio is being talked about. The teaser trailer, sadly, doesn't tell us much, just showing a weird object and mentioning shadows that hit twice and die twice.
  • OnePlus says it's working with Snapchat to fix camera issues

    OnePlus says it's working with Snapchat to fix camera issues

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    With the Oreo update, the OnePlus 5 client is relied upon to get a recently updated warning board, Face Unlock feature from the OnePlus 5T, PIP Mode, new Camera and display interface, and a couple of different features. The update is on a rollout and expected it to soon hit your devices. It should also put out factory images so users can manually update their devices.