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Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin unveils plans for Orbital Reef, a 'business park' in outer space

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Blue Origin Blue Origin will work with Sierra Space and Boeing to deploy a commercial space station. The station, "Orbital Reef," reflects Jeff Bezos' vision of performing...
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Date of the Vikings' First Atlantic Crossing Revealed by Rays from Space

3 hours ago   |   Scientific American

By dating the remnants of trees felled in Newfoundland, scientists have determined that the Norse people likely first set foot in the Americas in the year A.D. 1021.
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Behold, the Worm Blob and Its Computerized Twin

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

It wriggles. It pulls. It falls apart and comes back together. It is everything you wish for and everything you fear.
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Moderna says its low-dose COVID vaccine works for kids 6 to 11

4 hours ago   |   ABC

Moderna said half-dose shots induced strong levels of virus-fighting antibodies in youngsters, with temporary side effects such as fever and fatigue.
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The CDC has no plans to stop flights coming from the UK despite the rise of a new Delta-related variant

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

A woman uses a swab to take a sample from her nostril on May 25, 2021. ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images About 6% of Delta cases in England are now of a variant called AY.4.2...
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British museums hit back at ‘alteration of history,' want authorities to stop pulling down statues to please ‘vocal minority'

British museums hit back at ‘alteration of history,' want authorities to stop pulling down statues to please ‘vocal minority'

5 hours ago   |   RT

Three major British museums have backed a report condemning “the growing trend to alter public history and heritage without due process”. The report calls for careful...
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Why Dune's Litany Against Fear Is Good Psychological Advice

8 hours ago   |   Forbes

Dune's Bene Gesserit litany against fear may come from a work of fiction published in 1965, but it happens to be shockingly solid psychological advice.
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Nvidia's GTC will draw 200K researchers for online event including metaverse session

Nvidia's GTC will draw 200K researchers for online event including metaverse session

8 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

The metaverse will get discussed at Nvidia's annual GPU Technology Conference , an online event happening November 8-11.
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A Cosmic Ray Event Pinpoints the Viking Landing in Canada

9 hours ago   |   Wired

The celestial storm produced carbon-14 atoms found in the rings of a tree felled by Norse explorers, proving they made it to North America 1,000 years ago.
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Are Vaccine Boosters Widely Needed? Some Federal Advisers Have Misgivings

12 hours ago   |   NY Times

“In our hearts, I think people don't quite agree with this notion of a booster dose,” said one leading vaccine expert.
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Donald Trump Jr. Selling 'Alec Baldwin Kills People' T-Shirt

Donald Trump Jr. Selling 'Alec Baldwin Kills People' T-Shirt

The former president's son is attempting to capitalize on the fatal shooting of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins by outspoken GOP critic Alec Baldwin. Read more ...

Hard Rock Casino Cincinnati announces Pete Rose, Tucker Barnhart for grand...

Hard Rock Casino Cincinnati announces Pete Rose, Tucker Barnhart for grand opening

Hard Rock Casino Cincinnati officials announced additional plans for the casino's official grand opening. Read more ...

Child arrives at Covington hospital with gunshot wound

Child arrives at Covington hospital with gunshot wound

Authorities are investigating after a child was treated for a gunshot wound at a Northern Kentucky hospital. Read more ...

Ex-NYPD sergeants' union head Ed Mullins explains offensive ‘bitch' and...

Ex-NYPD sergeants' union head Ed Mullins explains offensive ‘bitch' and ‘whore' tweets

Mullins - who is the subject of a federal investigation into alleged misuse of union finances - took the stand in his administrative trial over the fiery postings last year. Read more ...

Stream It Or Skip It: ‘More Than Blue: The Series' on Netflix, A Tearjerker...

Stream It Or Skip It: ‘More Than Blue: The Series' on Netflix, A Tearjerker About Love, Sadness, And Cruel Twists Of Fate

More Than Blue brings the story from the 2018 Taiwanese film of the same name to a series format for Netflix. So, are you ready to get sad? Let's get it on. Read more ...

‘Swear to god, true story,' Biden says as he tells ‘false' Amtrak story for...

‘Swear to god, true story,' Biden says as he tells ‘false' Amtrak story for 5th time

President Biden on Monday repeated a made up story to illustrate his closeness to Amtrak and a former conductor named Angelo Negri. Read more ...

Former high school star soccer player found shot in back in park

Former high school star soccer player found shot in back in park

A man found dead in a New Hampshire park Sunday has been identified as a former high school soccer star. Read more ...

MBTA suspends ferry service for Tuesday, Wednesday due to weather

MBTA suspends ferry service for Tuesday, Wednesday due to weather

StormTeam 5 says Massachusetts will see a widespread three to six inches of rain with 50 mph wind gusts along the coast from Tuesday into Wednesday. Read more ...

SkyTeam 11: Firefighters extinguish school bus fire on beltway

SkyTeam 11: Firefighters extinguish school bus fire on beltway

Firefighters extinguished a fire aboard a school bus on the beltway Monday afternoon in Anne Arundel County. Read more ...

Baltimore opens 23 COVID-19 testing sites for unvaccinated city employees

Baltimore opens 23 COVID-19 testing sites for unvaccinated city employees

Baltimore City opened 23 COVID-19 testing sites for city employees who aren't vaccinated. Read more ...