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Comparing the world's mega-canals

15 minutes ago   |   Phys.org

There are more and more big canals and pipelines transporting fresh water from places where it is abundant to places where it is needed for drinking-or for industry and...
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Dataiku raises $101 million for its collaborative data science platform

17 minutes ago   |   TechCrunch

Dataiku wants to turn buzzwords into an actual service. The company has been focused on data tools for many years, before everybody started talking about big data, data science...
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Self-healing electroluminescent devices

31 minutes ago   |   Phys.org

In a recent study, materials scientists Guojin Liang and his coworkers at the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, City University of Hong Kong, have developed a...
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Cloudera Machine Learning release takes cloud-native path

1 hour ago   |   ZDnet

By updating its Data Science Workbench with a new edition to run on Kubernetes clusters, is it opening the door toward a broader cloud-native transformation for its product...
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SpaceX's first completed Crew Dragon spacecraft gets a vice-presidential visit

SpaceX's first completed Crew Dragon spacecraft gets a vice-presidential visit

1 hour ago   |   SlashGear

SpaceX recently showed off its Pad 39A launch facility and inside integration and preflight prep for the very first completed Crew Dragon spacecraft is underway. The new Falcon...
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There's a Rosa Parks Feature Film Biopic Going into Development

2 hours ago   |   GeekTyrant

A feature film is going into development that will tell the inspiring story of the life of civil rights activist Rosa Parks. It's kind of surprising that after all these years...
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Multicultural creatures of habit: Long-term study reveals migratory patterns of bats

2 hours ago   |   Phys.org

Every year, trillions of animals migrate for thousands of kilometres between their summer and winter habitats. Among them are several species of bats whose journeys in the dark...
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NASA's InSight Lander Plays the Claw Game on Mars for 1st Time

2 hours ago   |   Space

InSight, which landed on the Red Planet on Nov. 26, has already used its claw-like grapple to snag one of its main science instruments, as a newly released image sequence shows.
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JPL engineers recreate InSight's Martian environment in California lab

JPL engineers recreate InSight's Martian environment in California lab

2 hours ago   |   SlashGear

Every rover that NASA sends into space to cruise the surface of the Red Planet has a full-size replica that is used by engineers and scientists on the ground to plan missions...
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The oldest large-sized predatory dinosaur comes from the Italian Alps

3 hours ago   |   Phys.org

Early Jurassic predatory dinosaurs are very rare, and mostly small in size. Saltriovenator zanellai, a new genus and species described in the peer-reviewed journal PeerJ - the...
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