• This quantum computer blueprint could change life as we know it
This quantum computer blueprint could change life as we know it

However, quantum computers are extremely hard to build and most only have a handful of qubits, not enough to perform any meaningful calculations. Thanks to the collaborative effort of an worldwide team of scientists led by Professor Winfried Hensinger of the University of Sussex in United Kingdom, the world may have gotten one step closer to bu...

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  • Study finds toxic material in fast food packages
Study finds toxic material in fast food packages

Before you panic: "It's really hard to make that link between what we were finding in the packaging, and how that might affect someone's health", said Schaider. They used particle-induced gamma-ray emission (PIGE) spectroscopy to analyze the samples for fluorine, Schaider said. More than half the samples tested in this study revealed no fluorine,...

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  • Pruitt Nomination As EPA Administrator Moves Forward
Pruitt Nomination As EPA Administrator Moves Forward

Pruitt over a month ago". Upon reconvening the committee, Barrasso said , "It is disappointing that they chose that course of action". Pruitt submitted answers to more than 1,200 lawmaker questions after his confirmation hearing, but Democrats said numerous answers were inadequate, including those regarding the nominee's communications with ...

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  • Washington becomes first state to sue Donald Trump over 'Muslim ban'
Washington becomes first state to sue Donald Trump over 'Muslim ban'

They are seeking restraining order on the travel ban, he told the press. The Trump administration has repeatedly said the immigration and refugee policy is meant to make the country more secure from the threat of terrorism. "This is un-American, it is wrong, and it will not stand", Inslee said. Asked if he fears retaliation from the Trump admin...

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  • BSF food row: Jawans's wife claims Army arrested, tortured him
BSF food row: Jawans's wife claims Army arrested, tortured him

Yadav's wife claimed that her husband had called her Thursday morning and claimed that he was being threatened and harassed and that he has been put under arrest. Days after a number of Jawans went on to post a series of videos online to show the hardships they face, the army had set up a WhatsApp number for its soldiers to share their problems dir...

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  • Senate decorum just went out the window at a Judiciary Committee hearing
Senate decorum just went out the window at a Judiciary Committee hearing

Will he carry out and enforce the president's actions that may very well violate the Constitution? "It is unfortunate to see members of this body impugn a fellow senator with whom we have served for years", Cruz said. Regardless of who ultimately heads the Department of Justice, the City of Seattle and the Seattle Police Department will continue ...

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  • Final Fantasy XV Episode Gladiolus Release Date Announced
Final Fantasy XV Episode Gladiolus Release Date Announced

Going back to the subject of a Final Fantasy VII demo in 2017 though, would you love to see this? Gilgamesh, one of the franchise's fan-favorite characters will also be making an appearance in the episode. The game was also praised for its growth systems, the License Board. Square Enix hosted The Final Fantasy 30th Anniversary Opening C...

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  • Hafiz Saeed, 37 others put on ECL
Hafiz Saeed, 37 others put on ECL

Nadeem Awan, JuD's information secretary, vowed to challenge Saeed's detention in court. In response, Pakistani Foreign Ministry spokesman Nafees Zakaria said in a statement on Wednesday his country did not need "any certificate from New Delhi" over the arrest.

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  • Luol Deng expands on Donald Trump comments
Luol Deng expands on Donald Trump comments

However, as in the case of Los Angeles Lakers' forward Luol Deng who was born in Sudan, which is included in the seven countries from which immigration is being halted for 90 days, the order is not expected to affect him. This is mind-boggling. I'm a prime example of what opportunity is in this world". Head coaches Steve Kerr and Gregg Popovich ...

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  • Moon is Been Getting Oxygen from Earth's Plants Since Billions of Years
Moon is Been Getting Oxygen from Earth's Plants Since Billions of Years

For five days each month, the Earth shields the moon from high-energy solar winds. Lunar soils have a mix of three components: lunar oxygen, components from solar winds when the moon is outside the magnetosphere, and components from Earth's wind.

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  • Cassini spacecraft captures stunning images of Saturn's rings
Cassini spacecraft captures stunning images of Saturn's rings

The images released Monday were taken December 18 as Cassini crossed Saturn's ring plane on its third "ring-grazing" orbit since a November 30 gravity assist from the moon Titan pushed the probe on its current course. Cassini initially imaged these structures when it first arrived at Saturn in 2004 but spent only a limited amount of time doin...

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  • 'Lost continent' discovered under Indian Ocean
'Lost continent' discovered under Indian Ocean

The revelation came forward after some sections of the Indian Ocean showed areas of strong gravitational fields and thicker crusts, an indication that a continent was there. Researchers have discovered evidence for this continent hiding underneath through crystals carried in volcanic lava. The crystals were expelled by ancient volcanic eruptions.

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  • Trump gives Pentagon 30 days to devise plan to crush ISIS
Trump gives Pentagon 30 days to devise plan to crush ISIS

He also restricted members of his administration from becoming lobbyists for five years after they leave government, and banning them from lobbying foreign governments. Yet, many in the U.S. military are wary of Russia's role in Syria, with Moscow seen as seeking first and foremost to support and defend President Bashar al-Assad's regime.

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  • The Stars React To Trump's Order
The Stars React To Trump's Order

It blocks Syrian refugees indefinitely. Democratic attorneys general across the United States condemn Trump's order and are discussing whether to challenge the administration in court. Global travelers arrive after U.S. President Donald Trump's executive order travel ban at Logan Airport in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S. January 30, 2017.

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  • Austria proposes ban on full-face coverings in public places
Austria proposes ban on full-face coverings in public places

Christian Kern said: 'The full-face veil will be banned in public spaces'. "The full-face veil will be banned in public spaces", Mr Kern said. "We believe in an open society that is also based on open communication", the measure states, according to Fox News .

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  • Boy Scouts Of America To Begin Admitting Transgender Children
Boy Scouts Of America To Begin Admitting Transgender Children

The Scouts will rely on the gender written on the child's application instead of a previous policy that identified the child by the gender on their birth certificate. Now that the Boy Scouts' rule restricting transgender boys from joining has been officially reversed, 8-year-old Joe Maldonado is now free to return.

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  • Apple Apps Store Allegedly Removes Iranian Apps
Apple Apps Store Allegedly Removes Iranian Apps

So, why then is Apple removing apps originating from Iranian developers and startups from its vast online marketplace? Iran is estimated to have about 40 million smartphones with 6 million Apple iPhones. Apple also said in the note to the developers that they should resubmit their applications once global trade laws change, which could allow the ...

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  • Why people are deleting Uber from their phones after immigration ban?
Why people are deleting Uber from their phones after immigration ban?

He also promised to fund a $3 million defense fund for Uber drivers with immigration issues . The demonstrations led to a taxi strike as drivers aligned with those Americans who felt that Trump's executive order was racist. Uber had tweeted that. While there is no official figure from the company about the number of customers who deleted th...

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  • Lego launches social network for kids
Lego launches social network for kids

The LEGO Life app lets kids personalize their LEGO experience through direct interaction with their favorite LEGO characters, exclusive content, an in-depth 3D LEGO minifigure avatar creator, and fun building inspiration and challenges. "On the kid commenting, I personally would prefer to see it more like Facebook reactions: a smaller set of em...

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  • Delft students win Elon Musk's Hyperloop competition
Delft students win Elon Musk's Hyperloop competition

SpaceX and Tesla Motors co-founder Elon Musk, who is the driving force behind the Hyperloop competition , took the opportunity to sit in the Badgerloop pod while touring the various team's booths. "There have been teams that have shown very well thought designs and that are very well put together so the competition is fierce", said Montgomery ...

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