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Global crew on the way to ISS

And she will be the oldest woman ever in space - turning 57 while still aboard the ISS. There they will spend the next four months conducting more than 250 science research in fields such as biology, Earth science, human research, physical sciences and technology development, NASA said.

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Six reasons why NOAA's GOES-R satellite matters

While it doesn't have the flair of a shuttle launch where we rocket humans into space, or the fame status that the Hubble has accrued while taking millions of images of distant galaxies, it may very well be one of the tools that launches U.S.

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Paris climate pact irreversible, say 197 nations

Trump's ascendance is threatening not to simply undo a series of already tenuous global agreements, but give a boost to interests opposed to fossil fuel regulation, while amplifying voices who express doubt - or outright deny - that climate change is real.

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UN climate conference adopts declaration for action

The promise by Mr Trump to "cancel" the Paris Agreement and end financial support for global climate action has galvanised the countries meeting here in Morocco. The agreement, reached in Paris past year, seeks to limit the rise in global temperature to less than 2 degrees Celsius (3.6 degrees Fahrenheit). In between, he held a number of bilateral meetings including with Kuwaiti Energy Minister, the United States Special Envoy for Climate Change, the Chinese Minister for Environmental ...

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China urges United States to stay inside Paris Agreement on climate change

The agreement is the first-ever global, legally binding framework to tackle climate change. He added: "No one, no one should doubt the overwhelming majority of the citizens of the USA who know climate change is happening and who are determined to keep our commitments in Paris ".

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Halo's 15th anniversary event starts today at 3:43PM

According to GameSpot , Microsoft is giving away free DLC for "Halo 5: Guardians", which are four SPNKRS, four Halo 2 Beam rifles, four CE Magnums and a Mark IV armor with helmet. All in all, it sounds like 343 has a pretty nice day planned for longtime fans of the franchise. It's unlikely that Bungie will be involved in the proceedings, as the developer is plenty busy with its new franchise, Destiny , but it wouldn't be out of the ordinary for the devs to pay their respects either.

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First female ISS commander to become most experienced astronaut

Thursday). The Expedition of 50 crew members will be on the space station which also serves as a laboratory and will conduct more than 250 science experiments about different fields like Biology, Earth Science, human research, physics, and technology.

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Worldwide crew on the way to ISS

The crew of NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson , Russia's Oleg Novitskiy and France's Thomas Pesquet lifted off as scheduled from the Russia-leased launch facility in Kazakhstan at 2:20 a.m. Whitson's latest launch took off from he Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, aboard a Russian Soyuz spacecraft, along with Russian cosmonaut Oleg Novitsky and ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet .

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Angels Outfielder Mike Trout Named 2016 American League MVP

He also scored 123 runs, one more than Betts, to lead the league in that category as well. Altuve would become just the second Astro and first since Jeff Bagwell to win a Baseball Writers Association of America's MVP award. Bryant, 24, is only the fourth player ever to earn top rookie and MVP honors in consecutive seasons, following Cal Ripken Jr., Ryan Howard and Dustin Pedroia .

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China slams Trump on climate change hoax claims

On Wednesday, Zhenmin said China would continue to take steps to slow climate change "whatever the circumstances", though he added that in accordance with the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, rich countries should still shoulder more of the burden.

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Obama says confident United States will continue commitment to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

What O'Reilly fails to understand is that the 60 million Americans who voted against President-elect Trump are protesting for very different reasons than the ones protesting against President Obama shortly after he was elected. The first African American that born outside of the continental United States . But, he said, "democracy is bigger than any one person". He renewed his pledge to ensure a peaceful transition despite his differences with Trump .

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What is the Fate of Williams-Sonoma Inc. (NYSE:WSM) After Earnings?

Apriem Advsrs owns 1,050 shares or 0.02% of their U.S. portfolio. The retail segment sells its products through its three retail concepts: Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn and Hold Everything. If you happen to be reading this article on another website, it was stolen and illegally republished in violation of US and worldwide copyright law. Vetr downgraded Williams-Sonoma from a buy rating to a hold rating and set a $54.14 price target for the company.in a report on Tuesday.

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Beijing to Trump: Global Warming Isn't a Chinese Hoax

Morano is a former aide to Oklahoma Sen. Union Minister for Forest, Environment and Climate Change Anil Madhav Dave said that USA president elect Donald Trump has only claimed to pull back from Paris Agreement during election rally he has not officially made any such comment, so wait and watch.

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Today, the ISS Welcomed the Oldest Woman to Fly into Space

Whitson has an advanced degree in biochemistry, and prior to her selection as an astronaut candidate in 1996, she served in prominent medical science research and supervisory positions at NASA. The veteran Nasa astronaut is the first woman to have commanded the ISS and already holds the record for the longest time spent in space by a woman.

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Hundreds Of U.S. Businesses Urge Trump To Uphold Paris Climate Deal

The opinions expressed here are his. "Humanity is at a critical juncture, we need immediate actions to fight climate change". Developing countries have made consistent and impassioned pleas in Marrakesh for more financing to help them adjust to intensifying climate shifts - but so far those pleas have largely fallen on deaf ears, their representatives said.

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Twitter CEO apologises for allowing white supremacist ad

We did a retro and fixed", Dorsey tweeted. While Twitter does forbid such content, this ad - like others in the past - was able to make it on the site since much of its advertising system is automated. The tweet promoted an article on the New Order's website titled "The United States Was Founded as a White People's Republic". This week Twitter announced new tools for tackling abuse , which includes hate speech, on its platform.

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Apple Opens Registration for 'Hour of Code' Workshops at Apple Stores

Beyond the in-store workshops, Apple will present tools that will help educators take Hour of Code activities and benefits back to their schools and communities. "Swift Playgrounds brings real coding concepts to life and empowers the next generation with the skills they need to express their creativity". Along with Learn to Code 3, Swift Playgrounds version 1.1 features an Hour of Code challenge, which Apple says is meant to give new Swift Playground users a taste of the Learn to Code ...

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Apple considering moving iPhone manufacturing to US

Foxconn complied, while Pegatron declined to formulate such a plan due to cost concerns". "We're going to get Apple to build their damn computers and things in this country instead of in other countries", he told a crowd a Liberty University in Lynchburg, Va.

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ND police use pepper spray, tear gas on protesters

While this issue may seem far away in North Dakota, water protection is a global and local issue; Aquidneck Islanders and people across the State face comparable threats to our waters and water supply along with related environmental and human health concerns.

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Soyuz Rocket Lifts Off, Carries Three Astronauts To The International Space Station

After launching, the crew members will travel for two days before docking to the space station's Rassvet module at 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19. "When we talk about the journey to Mars and the way we're bringing nations of the world together, this is the epitome of that".

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No Man's Sky Developer Leaves the Game Behind for Star Citizen

This year's Game Awards Show will focus on presentations that will provide "a little more context about what's there", Keighley said. Moreover, players can even watch The Game Awards 2016 on their console of choice. The titles nominated for the gong are God of War , Horizon: Zero Dawn , Red Dead Redemption 2 , The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild , and Mass Effect: Andromeda - the first gameplay footage of the latter is also set to be aired as part of the show.

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'Uncharted,' 'Firewatch' dominate The Game Awards nominations

Uncharted 4 will compete with some of 2016's biggest titles for " Game of the Year " at the 2016 Game Awards including Doom , Inside, Overwatch , and Titanfall 2 . Keighley said he agrees that No Man's Sky fell short of its lofty goals, but also suggested that it was an inevitable outcome because gamers had "an idealized notion" of how the game would turn out pretty much from the moment it was first announced.

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Sanctuary Wealth Advisors Lowers stake in Advanced Micro Devices (AMD)

The projected growth estimate for the next quarter is 66.7 percent. Stock monthly performance is recorded as -4.70% while its performance in last 5 sessions is -3.91%. Valuation Ratios of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . The companys products primarily include x86 microprocessors as an accelerated processing unit (APU), chipsets, discrete graphics processing units (GPUs), and semi-custom System-on-Chip (SoC) products.

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Darksiders Warmastered Edition Brings 4K to the Apocalypse Later This Month

Darksiders developer revealed that they have opened up the PS4 support. Darksiders: Warmastered Edition , a spruced up version of the original announced by THQ Nordic earlier this year, will include 4K support by way of Sony's PS4 Pro, the studio has announced.

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Obama, Trump, Clinton Speak on the Election

With German Chancellor Angela Merkel standing beside him, he said that Russian Federation "has influence in the region and it has influence around the world and, in order to solve the problems around the world, it is in our interests to work with Russian Federation and obtain their cooperation".

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Remedy Entertainment Teases "New Game Trailer Coming Soon"

Remedy Games has teased a new game reveal "coming soon". To say it's absolutely cryptic is an understatement. The teaser stars Remedy Entertainment's creative director Sam Lake as he introduces a number of the studio's projects over the years.

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China urges US to stay inside Paris Agreement

The 22nd Conference of the Parties to the UN's Framework Convention on Climate Change ( COP22 ) concluded in Morocco late Thursday by adopting the Marrakech declaration for climate and sustainable development . He has said in the past that climate change is a hoax invented by the Chinese "in order to make USA manufacturing non-competitive". In a speech that stole the show at the Marrakesh climate conference on Wednesday (16 November), United States Vice-President John Kerry ...

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Clinton's dark days after election loss

According to nonpartisan Cook Political Report's latest tally , which is continuously being updated , Clinton has so far earned 62,916,638 to Trump's 61,547,058. ME and Nebraska are the exception, awarding their electors by a proportional, congressional district method. Giving power to the smaller states would prevent states like NY and California from dominating the election process due to their large population.

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Russia Blocks LinkedIn, U.S. "Deeply Concerned"

Last week, the Moscow City Court rejected the appeal of LinkedIn against its blocking in Russian Federation for violating the law on personal data localization. "They have a bad track record: Every year there's a major scandal about the safety of user data", Roskomnadzor spokesman Vadim Ampelonsky told The Moscow Times .

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Multinational crew blasts off, bound for space station

Whitson said the interest on her, by comparison, was for being "old and experienced". "The crew is feeling fine", Novitskiy reported as the rocket accelerated toward space. During this time, the trip will test out systems on the upgraded Soyuz MS-03 spacecraft. The arrival of Whitson, Novitskiy and Pesquet returns the station's crew complement to six.

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Russian Federation launches Soyuz MS-03 spacecraft with global crew to ISS

Once at the space station, they'll join two other Russians and an American. Now that she's returning, she's becoming the first woman to command an ISS mission twice. In recent months, Whitson has worked hard to shed light on a group she calls the "NASA Village" ― her team of trainers and technicians. In April, she is expected to surpass Jeff Williams as NASA's longest space flier.

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Steve Bannon Could Be Wall Street's Worst Enemy

Though he created successful Hollywood films, the groundwork for his future career in politics came from a Reagan biopic, "In the Face of Evil", which introduced him to conservative publisher Andrew Breitbart and author Peter Schweizer. During the Republican Convention, Bannon said Breitbart was "the platform for the alt-right", a loose group espousing a provocative and reactionary strain of conservatism.

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Today marks 15th anniversary of debut of 1st Harry Potter feature film

Well, Eddie Redmayne has just answered that burning question for curious fans. Fantastic Beasts captured the atmosphere of the time extremely well, with their vision of sprawling 1920s NYC feeling entirely real. The five part prequel series by Warner brothers will get a glimpse of the young Albus Dumbledore. We follow Newt Scamander as he ventures across the Big Apple initially trying to recapture some of his escaped beasts .

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John Kerry Talks At UN Climate Summit, Christian Aid Respond

Britain has ratified the historic Paris Agreement that aims to cut greenhouse gas emissions by shifting away from fossil fuels to limit global warming, its Climate Change and Industry Minister Nick Hurd said here on Thursday. As the world's largest economy , although not by the margins it once was, and the world's largest emitter of CO2 , the US remains central to the enterprise of curtailing global climate change, but arguably is no longer as indispensable as it once was.

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Tesla, SolarCity shareholders prepare to vote on merger

Leading to the vote, however, Tesla rose 2.6 percent to $188.66 while SolarCity gained 2.9 percent to $20.40, according to Bloomberg . Since unveiling the new products a few weeks ago , Musk and Tesla officials have been referring to the solar roof's price as "less than the price of a regular roof when accounting for energy generation" - meaning that it will cost less than a regular roof when you account for your savings on your electricity bills.


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