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Blue whales' feeding technique captured off the coast of New Zealand

The Oregon State University scientists say the whales pick and choose their meals to balance the energy gained through the food with the energy used to capture it. "It would be like me driving a vehicle and braking every 100 years, then accelerating again", Torres said. Another clip in the video shows a whale approaching a similar patch of krill and, deciding against the meal, instead swimming straight through it.

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Prince mourned one year after his death

The superstar died one year ago Friday, at the Paisley Park studio where he lived. Clinton was an early supporter of Prince when he emerged in the late '70s, and Prince ended up casting Clinton in his 1990 film "Graffitti Bridge", releasing a pair of Clinton's albums on his Paisley Park label and continuing to collaborate with him over the years.

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Samsung Releases an "Infinitely Amazing" Galaxy S8 Commercial

The 720,000 Galaxy S8 phones were ordered in the first 7 days, which is quite a large number considering that South Korea has just over 50 million people. The resolution is for the LG G6 is 1440 x 2880, which is a little lower than the Samsung Galaxy S8. Operating profit is estimated at 9.9 trillion won (US$8.76 billion) in the January-March period, compared with 6.68 trillion won posted a year earlier, marking the second-highest quarterly operating profit ever posted by Samsung Electronics.

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Antarctica's Seasonal Meltwater Networks More Extensive Than Previously Thought

All that makes meltwater a little worrisome for climate scientists, but there may be a silver lining, at least according to one of the published papers. This meltwater usually refreezes in winter, and it's thought this process isn't contributing much to Antarctica's ice loss just yet. Image: Kingslake et al.

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Apple to make all its products from recycled materials

In its Environmental Responsibility Report , Apple said - "Materials are mined, manufactured as products, and often end up in landfills after use". Apple does appear to be ramping up efforts to move away from these minerals. According to a recent Greenpeace report , Apple is the only major smartphone company to extend its renewables commitment to 100 percent for its product supply chain.

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Ming-Chi Kuo: Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to Feature Dual Rear Cameras

Doing what they do best, folks at iFixit have torn apart the new Samsung Galaxy S8 in a bid to give us a clear picture of what the phone is like from the inside. There is an option to clean out unnecessary background apps , while another button lets you choose from various power modes, which includes optimized, game, performance, and entertainment.

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Pyongyang threatens 'super-mighty preemptive strike' as U.S. plots next move

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence waves with his wife Karen Pence and his two daughters Charlotte and Audrey, right, before they leave for Japan, at Osan Air Base in Pyeongtaek, South Korea, today. "They have been talking with this gentleman for a long time", he said, referring to North Korea leader Kim Jong Un . The unannounced visit at the start of Pence's 10-day trip to Asia was a US show of force that allowed him to gaze at North Korean soldiers from afar and stare directly across a ...

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Feds admit error but dispute claims made by deported 'Dreamer' Montes

U.S. District Judge Gonazalo Curiel in San Diego is overseeing the case of 23-year-old Juan Manuel Montes. Trump has previously said Dreamers "shouldn't be very worried" but has yet to issue a decision on whether to disbar the program.

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South Korea on heightened alert as Russian Federation denies troop movements toward North

Security Council resolutions bar North Korea from any activities related to development of nuclear weapons and delivery vehicles. North Korean military participate in the celebration of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the ruling Workers' Party of Korea.

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Madras High Court quashes maintenance case against Dhanush

Reportedly, the couple Kathiresan and Meenakshi had claimed that Dhanush had run away from school to pursue a career in films and had changed his name as well. Dhanush appeared before the court in February for medical examination of the birth marks. But there was a possibility that moles could have been removed.

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With new VR and AR services, Facebook dives deeper into virtual worlds

It's arguably more social than Facebook itself, though to get the full Spaces experience, your friends need to be online at the same time as you are. It's called Facebook Spaces , and you can download the beta version from the Oculus Store now. Facebook acquired Oculus Rift for a whopping $2 billion in 2014 at a time when virtual reality and augmented reality were really starting to become popular.

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The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) Rises 2.46% in Pre-session

The stock of Blackstone Group LP (NYSE:BX) has "Positive" rating given on Thursday, September 3 by Susquehanna. The company reported $0.68 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.64 by $0.04. Blackstone plans to pay stockholders a dividend of 87 cents a share on May 8, its second-highest distribution. Blackstone Group L P now has $35.12B valuation.

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Good work on Libya Trump tells Gentiloni (2)

US President Donald Trump listens to a question during a joint news conference with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni. I think the United States has right now enough roles. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau welcomed Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni to his Centre Block office and thanked him for his support on the Canada-EU free trade deal.

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Google Home finally allows multiple accounts

An update released Thursday enables Home's built-in assistant to learn the different voices of up to six people, although they can't all be talking to the internet-connected speaker at the same time. "OK Google, what is the Whopper burger?" They'll also need to own a Google Home or Echo home automation device. While some customers found the ad amusing and funny, others found it annoying and intrusive.

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How to change the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S7 screen resolution

The price of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ is not available at the moment but will be revealed during the launch of the devices. "Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ extend our trust, our heritage of great innovation and stunning design and our "Make for India" promise", said H.C.

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Authorities: Tennessee student, teacher found in California

Cummins was subsequently placed on the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's top 10 " most wanted" list. Siskiyou County deputies searched the area and found a silver Nissan Rogue parked outside the cabin, TBI spokesman Josh DeVine said .

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The Switch Is Nintendo's 'Fastest Selling' System in History

The console sold 906,000 units in the United States during March, breaking the streak PS4 had since October. Nintendo NTDOY also revealed that it sold more than 1.3 million The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild units to the US during the month, including 925,000 copies for the Nintendo Switch .

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Moons of Jupiter & Saturn May Hold Ingredients For Life

The scientific team analysed water samples taken by Nasa's Cassini space probe on a mission in 2015. The scientists published two research papers on their findings. From information obtained by the spacecraft, there is evidence of chemical reactions under the icy surface of the moon. The discovery of extraterrestrial life in the universe would be a game-changing milestone for science, and new findings revealed by NASA on Thursday give hope we could still uncover that evidence in our ...

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Trump says he will release tax reform package next week

An Obama-era regulation finalized past year, aimed at preventing corporations from stashing cash overseas in a tactic known as "earnings stripping", may fall under the review, but Mnuchin said that rule is not specifically targeted by Friday's presidential memo.

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Google Earth hopes you 'get lost' while exploring

Users can get an aerial view in Google Earth using a 3D button to experience the Grand Canyon , chateaux in the Loire Valley and other intriguing locations from any angle with the new Voyager feature. A software download was required, limiting its use. Now, Google deiced that it was time to make it even better. Designate a recipient for your snapshot, and they'll receive the image along with a link to immediately jump to the location in Google Earth .

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Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif stares at ouster

Such a move would leave Sharif's party in power, but trigger intense turmoil just when the economy is showing modest growth and security has improved as the civilian government and the powerful military have appeared to come to uneasy terms.

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AT&T Samsung Galaxy S8 Active to Release Soon

Along with the basic phone features, Galaxy S8 has another additional mind-blowing feature that made it infinitely fantastic. Samsung also added dust resistance, on top of the phone's existing waterproofing. As you can see in the video above, the Samsung Galaxy S8 is able to handle playing GameCube games such as Super Smash Bros. Nonetheless, it appears that Samsung's flagship device will not have Bixby personal assistant upon release .

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Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE:DRE) reported Market Capitalization of 9.83 Billion

The stock decreased 0.13% or $0.03 on April 19, reaching $22.69. 1312505 shares were traded on SL Green Realty Corporation's last session. Paloma Prns Mngmt stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Kilroy Realty Corp (NYSE:KRC). BURTON EDWIN T III had sold 9,900 shares worth $1.11 million. Analysts await Express, Inc. Analysts anticipate that Duke Realty Corporation will post $0.30 earnings per share for the current year.

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Erdogan death penalty vow likely to be tough sell in divided Turkey

Everyone and all sections - and the main opposition party in particular- must show respect. In Ankara, hundreds of people lined up outside the election board's offices to submit petitions requesting the board reverse its decision to accept the ballots without official stamps.

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Starbucks barista has video meltdown over Unicorn Frappuccino

It's topped with whipped cream, which is sprinkled with pink and blue powder. The Unicorn Frappuccino is a limited edition iced drink that will only be available in the U.S., Mexico, and Canada starting Wednesday, April 19 and running until Sunday , April 23, or until supplies run out.

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Pence pledges U.S. will stand with Japan on North Korea threat

However, the UN Security Council and the Secretariat have failed to respond to their demand to date. The North conducted two nuclear tests and 24 ballistic missile tests last year, defying six UN Security Council sanctions resolutions banning any testing, and it has launched more missiles this year including a failed attempt at the weekend.

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Curbelo leads bipartisan call for U.S. to uphold Paris climate deal commitments

However, a White House official said the meeting had been postponed due to conflicting schedules. This follows President Donald Trump's campaign promise to cancel the agreement, with a decision on whether he will do so expected within the next month.

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Samsung Galaxy S8, S8+ Adopts Google Play Music as Default Music Player

The search giant is letting us know that it's partnered with Samsung to make its Play Music app the default music player and service on the Korean company's Android devices. If you're a Play Music subscriber you'll be able to ask Bixby to play stuff for you - that is, when Bixby's voice interface will launch for English, because at this point it's still "coming soon".

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Next Final Fantasy 15 Update Detailed

The free update is a real mixed bag of features and content, so there should be something for anyone who's still playing Final Fantasy 15 . As for the new features coming to the regular PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions of Final Fantasy 15 , the upcoming update will allow players to magnify the subtitles and menu sizes to their liking.

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China tries to drive away planes with top Filipino officials

Their visit Friday was aimed to assert the country's claim to the heartland of the disputed area where China is believed to have added missiles on man-made islands. Duterte said later he had called off the trip "because we value our friendship" with Beijing. Mr Duterte has sought to improve his nation's relations with Beijing by adopting a non-confrontational approach over their competing claims.

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Policeman shot dead in apparent Islamic State terror attack in Paris

The policeman he killed has been named as 37-year-old Xavier Jugele, by Flag!, a French LGBT police officers' association. A second suspect has turned himself in to the Belgian police, AFP reports . We are at war. The Islamic State extremist group quickly claimed responsibility for Thursday night's attack, just three days before a tense presidential election.

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Protests in Turkey After Referendum Criticism by Europe And Opposition

The opposition is particularly incensed by a last-minute move by the YSK to accept ballot documents in envelopes without an official stamp. The constitutional reforms are set to grant more powers to Erdogan, effecting a changeover from parliamentary to the presidential form of government in Turkey .

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Serena Williams, pregnant in 23rd Grand Slam Tournament

CNN reported the spokesperson saying that Serena and her fiancé, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian are expecting their first child. Victoria Azarenka , a former No. That made her the first mother to win a major singles title since Evonne Goolagong Cawley at Wimbledon in 1980, setting the stage for a final act that included two more grand slam titles and a return to the No1 ranking.

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Chinese Flagship Is Beating The S8 In Terms Of Specs & Features

Its binocular stereoscopic vision imaging and depth learning algorithm makes edge recognition more accurate in the photos, says Xiaomi . The Smartphone Xiaomi Mi6 comes with a 5.15 inch Full HD Display that Xiaomi has retained from the predecessor.

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Rashford's extra-time goal sends Man Utd into Europa League semis

The pair sustained injuries on England duty a month ago, Smalling injuring his knee and Jones his foot. "It is time for Jones and Smalling to be fearless, to risk, because for the team we have to do everything". The Armenian struck again early on but United were given a scare, with Anderlecht captain Sofiane Hanni bringing the tie level, before Rashford capped a man-of-the-match display with the goal that secured a 2-1 extra-time triumph.


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