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Research Worm Moon 2018 REVEALED: The mysterious origins of weird March spectacle
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The term refers to the second full moon of the calendar month which, thanks to February only having 28 days, will appear at the end of March . For your next full Moon, see Full Moon Dates chart . It's also around this time that people begin tapping maple trees to harvest sap, hence the alternate nickname, sap moon . Most importantly, both these moons will be seen across the globe irrespective of the location.

Research Action Far Cry 5 short film arrives on Amazon Prime next week
Author: 0 Action Far Cry 5 short film arrives on Amazon Prime next week

Tackling some topics and imagery related to religious extremism and the cult of personality, Far Cry 5's narrative feels rather timely. The trio head to Hope County to follow the leads of missing locals and other unusual events, before meeting Eden's Gate leader Joseph Seed, who is played by Greg Bryk ( A History of Violence ) in both the movie and the game.

Research Google Hangouts Chat team collaboration app released
Author: 0 Google Hangouts Chat team collaboration app released

The partnership will play out in the form of specific integrations between tools from the two providers. "We're excited to work with Google to break down silos and centralize the information teams rely on every day", said Lee. Collaboration security will also be improved as party of the integration. To encourage more integrations, Google is giving developers access to resources for adding their software into Hangouts Chat .

Research Facebook scraps idea of splitting newsfeed
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But the experiment has been deemed a massive failure, with Facebook's Adam Mosseri admitting: "People don't want two separate feeds". After learning that users didn't like two separate News Feeds, one for family/friends and another for commercial pages, Facebook has ended its Explore Feed test.

Research Evidence of first stars' light hints at dark space mystery
Author: 0 Evidence of first stars' light hints at dark space mystery

These very ancient stars were trailblazers. The moment when the first stars in the universe lit up the night sky, known as " cosmic dawn ", was detected by scientists this week. Their findings, which were published in the journal Nature , were the result of 12 years of work. "Finding this miniscule signal has opened a new window on the early universe", says astronomer Judd Bowman of the University of Arizona, the lead investigator on the project.

Research This Moon-boosted nor'easter may mean record-breaking floods
Author: 0 This Moon-boosted nor'easter may mean record-breaking floods

And for those of you living on the West Coast, you won't be able to escape the bad weather either. The same thing happened in January, when a winter storm underwent a process known as bombogenesis , with its central pressure - a measure of a its power - dropping 21 millibars in six hours.

Research RingCentral Announces Integration with New Google Hangouts Chat
Author: 0 RingCentral Announces Integration with New Google Hangouts Chat

This will lead to "a unified home for content and the conversations around it", Lee continues. It is confusing to say the least but Google seems to be pitching Hangouts Chat as value addition to G Suite users . Hangouts Chat will use Google's AI for more efficient workflows. Teams has been available for over a year and has seen active development since, with Microsoft recently focusing on promoting the app to classroom users.

Research LSU Professor co-authors study on Antarctic Penguin 'Super-Colonies'
Author: 0 LSU Professor co-authors study on Antarctic Penguin 'Super-Colonies'

Scientists from Oxford University were part of an global team searching for images taken by the Landsat satellites to locate possible large numbers of penguin by identifying the mess they leave behind. The result is of major significance because it would appear the archipelago has somehow avoided the recent Adélie declines documented elsewhere on the peninsula, particularly on its western side.

Research Calls for a mandatory recall of faulty Takata airbags
Author: 0 Calls for a mandatory recall of faulty Takata airbags

The Australian government has issued a blanket recall of more than two million cars containing airbags manufactured by the Japanese company Takata. The notice was issued by the assistant minister to the treasury after a safety investigation by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC).

Research LG showed off a phone called the G7 at Mobile World Congress
Author: 0 LG showed off a phone called the G7 at Mobile World Congress

The LG G7 (Neo) was first spotted by the Israeli publication Ynet , which shared a short hands-on video of the handset. Nothing else is known about the new Android Wear watch - we haven't seen any leaks for new features or the design yet - but it'd make sense the company would be readying a follow-up considering last launched wearable devices in February 2017.

Research Atlas V Launches NOAA's Newest GOES-S Weather Satellite
Author: 0 Atlas V Launches NOAA's Newest GOES-S Weather Satellite

If all goes well, the satellite will be released into a preliminary elliptical orbit three-and-a-half hours after launch. High quality data going into weather models means more reliable and accurate forecasts. The GOES-16 provides high-definition views of the East Coast while the GOES-17 will do the same for the West Coast. Once the satellite becomes active later this year, it will read weather, wildfires, fog , storms, cyclones, and every other natural calamity that might hit the Western ...

Research Korea hinting at willingness for negotiation talks
Author: 0 Korea hinting at willingness for negotiation talks

But Tuesday's statement did not include the dispatch of an art troupe and cheerleaders. Just as for the Olympics that concluded February 25, South Korea will provide guidance, secure accommodations and "guarantee the convenience" of the North's delegation.

Research Facebook Fatigue Fuel Rise Of Rival Social Network In 'Vero'
Author: 0 Facebook Fatigue Fuel Rise Of Rival Social Network In 'Vero'

The "new Instagram" landed at the ideal moment in frustrated social media history. As one friend repeatedly put it, "zzzzz". Is Vero for sharing work within a personal network and keeping it social? Vero is different from Instagram in that you don't have to crop any of your images.

Research Nokia's Classic 8110
Author: 0 Nokia's Classic 8110 "Banana Phone" Revived After 22 Years

The Nokia Sirocco 8 less than 8 mm thick will be released in April of this year at the price of around 750 euros. It's been announced that the Nokia 8110 - made famous by The Matrix - is making a comeback. You'll also find the game Snake - because what Nokia is complete without it? According to mobilephonehistory.co.uk the original 8110 was priced at £200, but the new 4G model won't cost you that much in 2018.

Research Huawei P20, P20 More : The chinese smartphone through the TENAA
Author: 0 Huawei P20, P20 More : The chinese smartphone through the TENAA

The Huawei P20 and P20 Lite have been leaked so far. And while most of the hype from both the company and interested observers surrounds the triple-rear-camera P20 Pro , there are two other models in the lineup, and all three feature 18:9, almost bezel-less displays - along with a controversial "notch" along the top of the screen to house a selfie cam and sensors.

Research Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9

Today we're following those deal-seekers aiming for the new Samsung Galaxy S9 to see where and/or IF there is a deal to be had. Samsung Galaxy S9 sports a 5.8-inch 1440p SAMOLED Infinity display and comes with 4GB of RAM and 64GB/128GB/256GB of internal storage .