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by | March 09, 2017 | 00:39

Blue Origin is developing the engine to end US use on the Russian-made RD-180 engines. Test flights with crew members aboard are expected to begin this year. He says he's confident that small, incremental progress will help Blue Origin prosper in the long run. The Amazon.com founder sees applying that intensity toward making space travel more like hopping on an airplane.

by | March 03, 2017 | 00:54

Together with the expansion announcement, the company has also unveiled 135 new cards which will be included in the upcoming expansion. Specifically, Blackrock Mountain, The Grand Tournament, and League of Explorers will leave Standard. The first Quest card shown by Blizzard, Awaken the Makers, is a Quest that, if successful, will award you the card Amara, Warden of Hope. A new keyword mechanic is also being introduced, Adapt .

by | March 02, 2017 | 00:45

The activity began at Etna's New Southeast Crater last month, and gradually intensified until Monday's "strombolian" eruption, which is characterized by high-flying lava, ash, and gases that rise high enough to be carried by the wind. The fiery explosion could be seen in the nearby town of Catania, though the local airport remained open and is operating as usual today, reported the Associated Press (AP).

by | February 25, 2017 | 00:32

He appeared briefly at the NXT television tapings at the University of Central Florida and got physical in the ring for the first time since after undergoing surgery on his shoulder previous year. It's expected that this segment was for the live crowd only. At WrestleMania itself, though, Goldberg will be busy with a match against Brock Lesnar, and Kevin Owens is widely expected to have a match against Chris Jericho.

by | February 24, 2017 | 00:54

The Falcon 9 blasted off from the historic 39A launch pad at Kennedy Space Center at 9:39 A.M. ET on Sunday , carrying the Dragon cargo capsule for the International Space Stataion (ISS). However, as cool as the Flacon 9 landing was, the launchpad used by the Falcon 9 is something even more special. Wednesday's rendezvous was spoiled when the Dragon's computers received an incorrect reading for its position relative to the space station at a distance of about 1,200 feet.

by | February 24, 2017 | 00:53

Minimum System Requirements: OS: Windows 7 SP1 / Windows 8.1 Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4 GHz, or better Memory: 2 GB RAM Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX260, or better DirectX: Version 9.0c Network: Broadband Internet connection Storage: 16 GB available space Sound Card: DirectSound compatible (must support DirectX 9.0c or higher) Additional Notes: Genuine Xbox 360 PC compatible controller recommended .

by | February 23, 2017 | 00:52

Zacks Investment Research upgraded Advanced Micro Devices from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $7.75 target price for the company in a research note on Wednesday, November 16th. where they believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $982.56 Million for the current quarter. Current stock price is in the upbeat territory taking into account of 20 days moving average with 15.19% and continued bullish run for 50 days moving average with 22.73%.

by | February 17, 2017 | 00:44

Snapchat has set its IPO valuation as high as $22.2bn, dialing down its previous ambitions of hitting $25bn but still putting the company on track to be on of the biggest tech floatations the USA has seen. With Uber and Airbnb still raising funds and bolstering their bottom lines as they mull public offerings of their own, Snap is expected to serve as a bellwether for the otherwise slow-moving tech-I.P.O.

by | February 16, 2017 | 01:11

The warning follows good news today, where a number of whales were successfully refloated - with the help of authorities and members of the public - after they beached themselves this morning. Whales appear to have stayed out at sea following a mass stranding over the weekend. Seventeen whales stranded at Golden Bay overnight and these selfless helpers are doing what they can to save them, but they need help.

by | February 16, 2017 | 01:11

Hazlett and Piven's team then used a deep-learning neural network, a form of machine learning, to ask if MRI scans at 6 and 12 months in a larger set of high-risk infants could predict an autism diagnosis at age 2. Some had older siblings with autism, and were considered high-risk. The researchers took images of the all the babies' brains at six, 12, and 24 months.

by | February 13, 2017 | 00:57

Having picked up another shot at 15, he rolled in a 16-footer for birdie at the par-three 17th, and left himself inches for a birdie at 18. United States Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk carded a two-under-par 70 on Spyglass one day after integrating the new points system for his hopeful team members.

by | February 09, 2017 | 00:44

This story just won't go away and that's probably what Phil wants. Anthony recently said he would consider a trade if the Knicks entered full rebuild mode. The Knicks have continued to spiral downwards while the controversy has grown. Anthony has allies in both Cleveland and Los Angeles, and the Clippers could facilitate a three-team trade to acquire the star forward in exchange for a package that does not include any of Chris Paul, Blake Griffin or DeAndre Jordan.

by | February 07, 2017 | 01:15

Uber is pressing forward with its "flying car" initiative - otherwise known as Uber Elevate - by hiring a 30-year veteran of NASA to serve as its director of engineering for aviation. " Uber continues to see its role as an catalyst to the growing developing VTOL ecosystem", said Goel in the statement . Moore's commitment to such a future is extremely apparent.

by | February 05, 2017 | 01:45

So what do we know about Apple's iPhone manufacturing plans in India so far? CEO Tim Cook visited the country that month; the company announced a development "accelerator" in Bangalore, and also opened an office in Hyderabad to house 4,000 Maps developers.

by | February 02, 2017 | 00:48

Ashwal explains that Mauritius is about 9 million years old, but rocks older than 3 billion years were found on the island. It is thought Mauritia separated from the rest of the continent around 60 million years ago. It is thought that Mauritia was a part of a larger continent called Gondwana which smashed into Pangea and later broke away to create South America, Antarctica, Africa and Australia.

by | February 02, 2017 | 00:48

That's up 51 percent from revenue of $5.84 billion a year ago. Average mobile DAUs rose 23%, to 1.15 billion, in December, while monthly mobile MAUs reached 1.74 billion, up 21% from a year earlier. As of Wednesday's close, Facebook Inc. shares had increased 16 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard & Poor's 500 index has increased nearly 2 percent.

by | February 02, 2017 | 00:45

Senator Heidi Heitkamp also weighed in on the decision. Then in his first week in office, President Trump signed an Executive Order to speed up just such environmental reviews and approvals for large-scale infrastructure projects. President Donald Trump tapped Judge Neil Gorsuch of Denver as his Supreme Court nominee, picking a conservative in the mold of the late Justice Antonin Scalia.

by | February 02, 2017 | 00:44

Without elaborating, he said he had tried dedicating himself to resolving a national crisis and achieving unity, but that his "pure patriotism" and push for political reform were badly damaged by political slander and "fake news" that targeted him.

by | February 02, 2017 | 00:43

The Tesla Model S narrowly missed the top safety designation from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) by earning an "acceptable" rating in the small overlap front crash test. The four vehicles crash tested by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety all got high marks. The BMW i3 , a small electric city auto, was rated "acceptable" and "not good " on head restraints and seat safety.

by | February 01, 2017 | 01:22

Trump had spoken about implementing a new plan to defeat the Islamic State, also called ISIS, at a campaign appearance in North Carolina in September. Mr. Trump vowed to defeat ISIS/Daesh during the campaign. The use of the term genocide represents a significant break from the Obama administration, which faced criticism for deciding against using the phrase.

by | January 30, 2017 | 01:01

It is also to pay tributes to the astronauts of the Shuttle Columbia , who died on February 1, 2003, when the spaceship broke apart as it re-entered the Earth's atmosphere. The hatch is now at display at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. Kelvin Manning, associate director of the Kennedy Space Center, said a memorial for the Apollo 1 mission was accidentally overlooked likely because it wasn't in their generation and wasn't "on [their] radar".

by | January 26, 2017 | 00:47

The memo also ordered that no new posts be made to any agency blogs, that staff send a list of any external speaking arrangements, that no new documents be uploaded to any public website, and that "incoming media requests will be carefully screened".

by | January 26, 2017 | 00:46

Back then, Musk complained that " traffic is driving me nuts ". Musk claims the tunnel will start at SpaceX across from his desk and go to " Crenshaw and the 105 Freeway ", a distance of roughly half a mile. It would be a relatively short tunnel, but you have to start somewhere. "Its not that hard, but if you have tunnels in cities, it would massively alleviate congestion and you could have tunnels at all different levels; you could probably have 30 layers of tunnels and completely fix the ...

by | January 26, 2017 | 00:43

As a case in point, consider a recent conversation founder Elon Musk participated in over the weekend on Twitter . Similarly, the company is trying to calibrate sensors with the launch of the Enhanced Autopilot's first phase in shadow mode, in which the features run in the background without taking the vehicle control.

by | January 24, 2017 | 00:51

New England Patriots fans chanted the name of National Football League commissioner Roger Goodell in the fourth quarter of the AFC Championship Game as the Patriots steadily secured their ticket to Super Bowl LI by beating the Pittsburgh Steelers, 36-17.

by | January 24, 2017 | 00:49

Nearly the entire plot of The Force Awakens-other than destroying yet another Death Star-like contraption-was trying to find Luke Skywalker, who went into hiding after something went wrong involving his Jedi academy. Carrie Fisher shot scenes as Gen. Leia Organa for " The Last Jedi " before her death in December. " The Last Jedi " will pick up where "The Force Awakens" left off with the entire cast including Ridley, Hamill, John Boyega , Adam Driver , Domhnall Gleeson , Lupita ...

by | January 23, 2017 | 00:57

Astronomer Stephen Kane from San Francisco State University, in his research focused on finding " habitable zones " where water could exist in a liquid state on a planet's surface. With a mass, almost 4.3 times more than that of Earth and radius more than 1.5 times from earth, the second exoplanets from Wolf Star system is the second closest possible habitable planet.

by | January 21, 2017 | 00:43

In the document the NHTSA released today, the administration found that the AEB system was "designed to avoid or mitigate rear end collisions" but that "braking for crossing path collisions, such as that present in the Florida fatal crash, are outside the expected performance capabilities of the system".

by | January 20, 2017 | 00:58

The GISS Surface Temperature Analysis (GISTEMP) is an estimate of global surface temperature change employed not only by NASA, but also other organizations as well (such as NOAA). 'We don't expect record years every year, but the ongoing long-term warming trend is clear, ' said Gavin Schmidt, director of NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies .

by | January 20, 2017 | 00:55

Fire Emblem is one of Nintendo's more popular and mature franchises, and when the Japanese gaming giant finally announced previous year that it was jumping into the mobile gaming bandwagon, we got the happy news that Fire Emblem will be one of the games they will be bringing to mobile.