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Research Scientists find 91 volcanoes under Antarctica ice sheets
Author: 0 Scientists find 91 volcanoes under Antarctica ice sheets

The study suggests that the density of the volcanoes in the WARS is one volcano per 4,800 square miles, making it one of the world's largest volcanic regions. Ninety-one volcanoes ranging in height from 100m to 3,850m have been found through a remote survey in an area known as West Antarctic Rift System .

Author: 0 North Korea-US tensions: How anxious should you be?

Military officials said Friday they plan to move ahead with large-scale U.S. "We are on full alert and well-prepared to respond to any contingency situation", Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said at a press conference. The island's sandy beaches and aquamarine waters make it a popular getaway for travelers from Japan and South Korea. But this week, as Pyongyang exchanged increasingly angry words with the United States, there are worries of a clash erupting along the heavily ...

Research Nokia 5 to be Sold Offline in India Starting from 15 August
Author: 0 Nokia 5 to be Sold Offline in India Starting from 15 August

Nokia 5 smartphone along with Nokia 6 was last month reported to be available for sale in mid-August. HMD Global has confirmed to Gadgets 360 that starting Tuesday, August 15, the [Nokia 5](http://gadgets.ndtv.com/nokia-5-4006) smartphone will be available to buy in more than 10 cities across India in select retail outlets.

Research Here's how local senators voted in the school funding veto override
Author: 0 Here's how local senators voted in the school funding veto override

The "evidence-based" funding model funnels money to those districts with the highest levels poverty, non-English speakers and more. This funding model would ensure no school gets less than it got this year. A key to Manar's plan is the "hold harmless" stipulation, which ensures no less funding than a year ago. "The political infighting in Springfield is putting a significant financial strain on the school district, but even if we are forced to close our doors for a period of time, we will ...

Research Watch Out for Fake Eclipse Glasses
Author: 0 Watch Out for Fake Eclipse Glasses

The AAS and NASA have also published a list of legitimate companies making certifiably-safe eclipse glasses. The Great American Eclipse, the first solar eclipse visible in all of America since 1979, is coming up fast. A shop steward for Local 2665, the union that includes Cedar Hill Firefighters, said they ordered about 250 glasses from Amazon to hand out. Out of an abundance of caution, we have proactively reached out to customers and provided refunds for eclipse glasses that may not comply ...

Research Solar eclipse 2017: Where to see it best
Author: 0 Solar eclipse 2017: Where to see it best

However, with the rising popularity of eclipse glasses in recent days, one must make sure to avoid purchasing faulty glasses. The most anticipated celestial event the United States has waited to see for over a century will occur Monday Aug.

Author: 0 UO campus will remain open August 21 during total solar eclipse

This time, the path of total eclipse will be about 70 miles wide and begins in OR on the west coast and travels to SC on the east coast, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration ( NASA ) reports on its eclipse website, eclipse2017.

Research OnePlus 3, 3T's final update will be Android O
Author: 0 OnePlus 3, 3T's final update will be Android O

It seems that the company is following Google's model of two-major-software-updates-per-device . It was already known that this is the last major OS update for nearly all the Nexus branded devices. Oliver says the company dedicates a lot of time during the 1-2 months after a new device is released to iron out/add some of the most requested bugs/features.

Research Facebook launches
Author: 0 Facebook launches "secret" app to dodge the bans in China

Facebook has finally managed to sneak into China. Facebook has found a new way to enter China: secretly launching an app under a different name. The app collates pictures from a mobile device's photo albums and allows users to share them with a QR code.

Research Android O Release Date For Pixel Delayed, Google To Reveal Name Soon
Author: 0 Android O Release Date For Pixel Delayed, Google To Reveal Name Soon

On the other hand, the iPhone 8 is coming in September, so Google may be looking to steal some of Apple's thunder with a splashy Android O name unveiling event. The revamped Android TV homescreen will be arriving later this year along with the Android O . The new homescreen will make it easy to find, preview, and watch content provided by apps.

Research Elon Musk's AI bot beats world-class gamers at Dota 2
Author: 0 Elon Musk's AI bot beats world-class gamers at Dota 2

Elon Musk's been one of the loudest voices in tech about the dangers of AI - even setting up a foundation, OpenAI with a mission: "discovering and enacting the path to safe artificial general intelligence". "Our bot is trained entirely through self play". The company says its "next step is to create a team of Dota 2 bots which can compete and collaborate with the top human teams" - meaning that if it applies the same impressive technology, next year's TI8 might have a full team of robotic ...

Research Ayodhya dispute: SC to hear appeals from December 5
Author: 0 Ayodhya dispute: SC to hear appeals from December 5

Nearly seven years after the Allahabad High Court's September 30, 2010 order dividing the 2.7-acre disputed land at the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid site equally between Ram Lalla, Nirmohi Akhara and Sunni Waqf Board, the Supreme Court is scheduled to take up cross-appeals on August 11.

Author: 0 Tottenham boss Pochettino insists he will sign players

The London-based club may see a £25 million price tag, as reported by the Daily Mail , as too steep - and he may demand too high a wage - but having missed out on several potential transfers already this summer, the risk of Tripper's injury leaving them short at the back may force their hand.

Research Oak Park Public Library to host eclipse viewing party
Author: 0 Oak Park Public Library to host eclipse viewing party

Viewing at Burke Lake and Accotink Parks. Sit at the deck at Riverbend Park or bring a lawn chair and sit in the grassy area to enjoy a spectacular view of the Potomac and the eclipse. Kimberly Stepien, a retina specialist with UW Health. You can get more information and safe viewing options from NASA and the American Astronomical Society .

Research Neymar set to make Paris St Germain debut against Guingamp
Author: 0 Neymar set to make Paris St Germain debut against Guingamp

While PSG's attacking options already include the likes of Edinson Cavani, Angel Di Maria and fellow Brazilian worldwide Lucas Moura, Neymar's arrival gives the club a true global star. "It's true that the enthusiasm from the fans is even bigger". The French forward scored 26 times for Monaco in his debut season in the first-team squad.

Research Four Exoplanets Detected around Nearby Star Tau Ceti
Author: 0 Four Exoplanets Detected around Nearby Star Tau Ceti

The planets have masses as low as 1.7 Earth mass meaning they're some of the smallest planets ever discovered around a Sun-like star. This is particularly interesting because it helps refine a technique to find other Earth-like planets based on how stars "wobble", tracking the minute gravitational effects of planets on the stars that orbit them .

Research Trump admin releases report showing 2016 was hottest year ever
Author: 0 Trump admin releases report showing 2016 was hottest year ever

An article on Tuesday about a sweeping federal climate change report referred incorrectly to the availability of the report . Global sea level was also the highest on record, at 82 millimeters higher than the average in 1993, when records began to be recorded with the current method.

Research Deputy Minister charged with assault in South Africa
Author: 0 Deputy Minister charged with assault in South Africa

She also reportedly opened a case with the police against the Deputy Minister. It appears he entered the court through the parking entrance for staff. "Your state fully supports the victim and acts only on behalf of the victim", said Mbalula. Legal expert, Ulrich Roux also says the public expects Manana to be treated like everyone else.

Research 2016 was hottest year on record, worldwide report confirms
Author: 0 2016 was hottest year on record, worldwide report confirms

The report also said the global surface temperature observed was the highest on record last year, aided by the strong El Niño early in the year. "Several markers such as land and ocean temperatures, sea level, and greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere broke records set just one year prior".