• Uzbekistan signs Paris Agreement to limit global warming

    Uzbekistan signs Paris Agreement to limit global warming

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    For those who think climate change is a myth or a product of normal cyclical changes in the environment, University of Miami geological sciences professor Harold Wanless has a message: It's already here. Those conversations are far more persuasive", Boyle said. "You are the influencers", he told the crowd. Members - anyone can join - engage local, state, and federal policy makers to build the political will to tackle the challenges of climate change.
  • Pioneering computer scientist Harry Huskey dies at 101

    Pioneering computer scientist Harry Huskey dies at 101

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    The ENIAC was developed for calculating the trajectory of shells for the US Army. It weighed 30 tons and was 150 feet long. Programming the massive computer to do different computational tasks involved rewiring its various units. He also helped design and build two other machines - the Swac (Standards Western Automatic Computer) and the G-15 which, despite weighing nearly a tonne.
  • Palestinian prisoners on mass hunger strike

    Palestinian prisoners on mass hunger strike

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    Palestinians are holding rallies and protests across the occupied West Bank and Gaza Strip in solidarity with the prisoners. Barghouti, a terror leader, was arrested in 2002 and convicted on multiple counts of murder. He is now serving multiple life sentences. With the Israeli occupation of Palestine soon marking 50 long years, and with Israel's backer the United States unwilling or unable to rein in its excesses, Palestinians have had to turn to other means to resist.
  • March for Science Next Biggest Washington Protest

    March for Science Next Biggest Washington Protest

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    The march in Providence is connected to science marches across the country, all for the same goal and all taking place on Earth Day . Partisan issues aside, some scientists say there is a risk of being seen as an interest group, which could threaten objectivity and undermine the credibility of their work.
  • April 22 is Earth Day

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    The illustrations narrate the story of a fox dreaming about polluted oceans and the adverse impact of climate change. Through lovely illustration, which seems right out of a children's graphic novel, Doodler Sophie Diao narrated the story of a fox dreaming about the polluted earth and how with the help of his friends try to make amends.
  • GTA Online si aggiorna con la modalità Tiny Racers

    GTA Online si aggiorna con la modalità Tiny Racers

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    Bene, perché il fascino old-school sta per invadere anche GTA Online. Una nuova modalità, dal sapore retrò, è in arrivo questo 25 aprile in GTA Online . Siete pronti a sfidarvi sotto una nuova prospettiva? In più potremo sfrecciare in gran stile grazie al fumo per pneumatici verde, scontato del 50% da LS Customs .
  • "No deal" was made for return of American charity worker

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    Aya Hijazi spent nearly three years in prison in Egypt after she was arrested while working with the Belady Foundation, a humanitarian group helping poor children in Cairo find shelter. She sat in for three years despite her family garnering help from USA lawmakers and the Obama administration over the years. "Thank you very much". The Obama administration had unsuccessfully pushed for Hijazi's release.
  • Facebook Spaces Social VR App Enters Early Access On Oculus Platform

    Facebook Spaces Social VR App Enters Early Access On Oculus Platform

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    Startups like Altspace have long offered users the ability to meet and interact in virtual spaces , and also opened up their environments to developers. This allows them to enter the VR space to see what's going on. Inside Spaces, users are represented by an avatar, which can be customized. The app is only in beta for now, but it is available to everyone for free on the Oculus Store .
  • Trump at Easter Egg Roll: 'We're right on track'

    Trump at Easter Egg Roll: 'We're right on track'

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    The first family joined their guests on the South Lawn, as President Donald Trump, along with First Lady Melania , colored with kids as part of some of the day's activities. "They have to behave", Trump said . In Obama's final year as president, the White House had 35,000 Easter-egg roll attendees and featured Jay-Z and Beyonce as musical guests.
  • Enceladus plume: NASA Cassini spacecraft finds possible clues of life

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    The Cassini mission researchers revealed that hydrogen is pouring into Enceladus' subsurface ocean because of hydrothermal activity occurring on the sea floor. In the paper , the Cassini scientists shared that Enceladus has a type of chemical energy, which life can feed on. Those traces are all signs of the presence of life as we know it.