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Scientists Throw Cold Water on Mars Water FindingThe red planet might not actually have liquid water on its surface as scientists previously reported.

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:50:00 -0500
Endangered orcas compete with seals, sea lions for salmon

Endangered orcas compete with seals, sea lions for salmonHarbor seals, sea lions and other marine mammals have been rebounding in recent decades and they're devouring more of the chinook salmon prized by endangered Puget Sound orcas

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 05:05:52 -0500
The Ultimate Roundup For Hundreds Of Black Friday Deals

The Ultimate Roundup For Hundreds Of Black Friday DealsYou shouldnt have to comb through hundreds of sites to find the best Black Friday deals.

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U.S. Is Ending Temporary Residence Permits for Nearly 60,000 Haitians

U.S. Is Ending Temporary Residence Permits for Nearly 60,000 HaitiansU.S. officials said conditions in Haiti have significantly improved since the 2010 earthquake

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 19:57:18 -0500
Fox News Should Shut the Hell Up About NASA Faking the Moon Landing

Fox News Should Shut the Hell Up About NASA Faking the Moon LandingReaching new lows.

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 14:30:00 -0500
Aung San Suu Kyi Blames Illegal Immigration for the 'Spread of Terrorism'

Aung San Suu Kyi Blames Illegal Immigration for the 'Spread of Terrorism'Though military violence in Myanmar has sent more than half a million Rohingya Muslims fleeing

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 04:12:58 -0500
Neolithic House of the Dead: 6,000-Year-Old 'Cat's Brain' Monument Sheds Light on Early Civilization

Neolithic House of the Dead: 6,000-Year-Old 'Cat's Brain' Monument Sheds Light on Early CivilizationThis summer, the University of Reading Archaeology Field School, U.K.,excavated one of the most extraordinary sites we have ever had the pleasure of investigating. The site is an Early Neolithic long barrow known as Cats Brain and is likely to date to around 3,800 BC. It lies in the heart of the lush Vale of Pewsey in Wiltshire, U.K., halfway between the iconic monuments of Stonehenge and Avebury. To illustrate this, our excavations at Cats Brain failed to find any human remains, and instead of a tomb they revealed a timber hall, suggesting that it was very much a house for the living." This provides an interesting opportunity to rethink these famous monuments.

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 09:27:46 -0500
Kate Steinle: Victim of Deadly 'Russian Roulette' or a Tragic Accident?

Kate Steinle: Victim of Deadly 'Russian Roulette' or a Tragic Accident?The case became a flashpoint in the 2016 election because the accused is an undocumented immigrant

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 21:56:19 -0500
These buses in London will be powered by coffee

These buses in London will be powered by coffeeEven these buses need their fill of caffeine. Waste coffee grounds will be powering some of London's buses from Monday on, according to tech firm bio-bean, and petrol giant Shell. SEE ALSO: This R2-D2 coffee press is out of this world The biofuel contains coffee oil, extracted from waste coffee grounds. This biofuel, which makes up 20 percent of the final fuel blend, will then be mixed with traditional diesel. According to bio-bean, the average Londoner drinks 2.3 cups of coffee a day, translating to over 200,000 tonnes of waste a year. The company takes some of these used coffee grounds from high street chains and factories, drying and processing them before oil can be extracted. This is later processed into a blended B20 biofuel, which simply refers to biofuel which is mixed with petroleum diesel. Buses can run on the fuel without any need for modification. Image: Dinendra Haria/REX/ShutterstockSo far, 6,000 litres of coffee oil have been produced, which according to the firm could power a bus for an entire year, if mixed with diesel. Its a great example of what can be done when we start to reimagine waste as an untapped resource," said bio-bean founder Arthur Kay in a press release. "Thousands of litres of coffee-derived B20 biodiesel will help power London buses for the first time. Bio-bean is a London-based startup that won an innovation award from Shell in 2013. WATCH: Tesla unveils their latest roadster and it's beautiful

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Strange cigar-shaped object from outside our solar system is spotted near our sun

Strange cigar-shaped object from outside our solar system is spotted near our sunScientists believe that it was travelling through space for millions of years

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