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She bucked tradition by becoming the first member of the royal family to take the first official photographs of a royal baby when she released pictures of her newborn daughter Princess Charlotte in 2015. Dr. Michael Pritchard , RPS chief executive, said: "The Duchess of Cambridge has had a long-standing interest in photography and its history". And now Kate Middleton has been recognised for her skills behind the camera, with a lifetime membership to the prestigious Royal Photographic ...
  • 'Oro' crew faces charges over scene showing animal cruelty

    'Oro' crew faces charges over scene showing animal cruelty

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    An animal rights group said on Monday that it would file charges against the people behind "Oro", one of the entries in the Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF), over the scene where a dog was slaughtered. Filmmakers and the MMFF committee had agreed to edit out the controversial scene. Carbera said PAWS, an animal welfare watchdog, will pursue legal charges against the film makers.
  • A Comet Will Zoom Past Earth on New Year's Eve

    A Comet Will Zoom Past Earth on New Year's Eve

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    According to reports, skywatchers from the Northern Hemisphere may also be able to spot a few planets on New Year's Eve, namely Venus, Mars, and Neptune. Comet 45P/Honda-Mrkos-Pajdusakova is a faint comet that rounds the sun every 5-1/4 years. The astronomy site EarthSky.org notes that while the comet is passing relatively close to Earth in cosmic terms, it's still a very safe distance away - more than 7 million miles away, or about 30 times the distance from here to the moon.
  • 2017 will feature total solar eclipse across US

    2017 will feature total solar eclipse across US

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    On August 21, 2017, the eclipse will sweep across the lower 48 states, although the totality - a thin, 70-mile area where the moon will appear to fully cover the sun - will only pass through 12 states. The next total solar eclipse that will be visible from the contiguous United States will occur on April 8, 2024. A 70-mile wide stretch of land going from SC to OR is the zone from which the total eclipse will be seen.
  • Infiniti Reveals Blueprint For Semi-Autonomous SUV Concept

    Infiniti Reveals Blueprint For Semi-Autonomous SUV Concept

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    Based upon the brand's new design language, an aesthetic that it calls "powerful elegance", the QX50 features the same muscular profile and flowing lines of the QX30 compact crossover that Infiniti launched earlier this year. The QX50 Concept is very much based on the QX Sport Inspiration - in fact, you may need to squint to see the difference, with aluminum trim side skirts and sweeping skid plates front and rear being the most pronounced deviation.
  • Pia Wurtzbach and Marlon Stockinger spend New Year in Hawaii

    Pia Wurtzbach and Marlon Stockinger spend New Year in Hawaii

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    Wurtzbach seemed really having a great time in Hawaii as she shared a snap on her Instagram account showing their photo together by the beach in Wiamanalo, Hawaii. The couple's relationship was earlier confirmed by Stockinger when he admitted in October previous year that he was dating Wurtzbach, although he said he prefers to keep their relationship on a low profile.
  • Apple Inc. (AAPL) Manufacturer Foxconn Reveals Plans to Fully Automate Chinese Factories

    Apple Inc. (AAPL) Manufacturer Foxconn Reveals Plans to Fully Automate Chinese Factories

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    Up to date, Foxconn has deployed more than 40,000 Foxbots at factories in China, according to Dai. Taiwan's electronics manufacturing giant Foxconn recently revealed the plans. Foxconn has the ability to produce about 10,000 Foxbots a year. However, they recognize that robots will not be able to completely replace human workers, because people are flexible enough to quickly switch from one task to another without needing extensive reprogramming.
  • Google remembers Savitribai Phule on her 186th birth anniversary

    Google remembers Savitribai Phule on her 186th birth anniversary

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    As the countrymen open the Google search screen on January 3; they will be amazed by the lovely doodle of Savitribai Phule. Though these grievances of women in India are overlooked by many even today, Savitribai Jyotirao Phule and her husband stood up to fight against these "very injustice" over 150 years ago.
  • Two celestial bodies discovered — NASA's NEOWISE Mission

    Two celestial bodies discovered — NASA's NEOWISE Mission

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    This celestial body nears Jupiter's orbit as it reaches its farthest distance from the Sun. After that, it heads back toward the outer solar system. It is a mysterious object that does not appear to have a typical tail of a comet. NEOWISE is the asteroid-and-comet-hunting portion of the Wide-Field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE) mission. The Neowise mission spots comets and asteroids, and is particularly useful for finding potentially hazardous asteroids, to identify any potential threat ...
  • SpaceX set to resume rocket launches this month

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    The Iridium launch next week will mark the third Falcon 9 mission from the West Coast complex, and the 29th Falcon 9 launch overall since SpaceX's workhorse booster debuted in June 2010. SpaceX says it will enact both short- and long-term fixes to address these problems and is confident they will ensure a safe fueling process both immediately and in the future.
  • Meteo Napoli, Epifania: arrivano freddo e neve

    Meteo Napoli, Epifania: arrivano freddo e neve

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    Proseguirebbe così il trend particolarmente secco che penalizza soprattutto il Nord Italia , dove le Alpi sono in gran parte ancora senza neve , un panorama decisamente desolante. La neve cadra' abbondante sugli Appennini sopra i 400/800 metri di quelli settentrionali, dai 1000 metri su quelli centrali e meridionali. Una prima perturbazione è prevista tra lunedì 2 gennaio e martedì 3.