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Journey to the Savage Planet is wacky - but not in a good way

18 hours ago   |   New Scientist

There's nothing like crash-landing on an alien planet. Journey to the Savage Planet doesn't always get it right, but it has echoes of classic Metroid Prime, says Jacob Aron
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TV astronomer dies aged 70 after short illness

TV astronomer dies aged 70 after short illness

1 day ago   |   Metro

Heather Couper has passed away aged 70 TV astronomer Heather Couper has died after a short illness aged 70, her best friend and business partner confirmed. Heather made...
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We're giving away 553 amazing birthday prizes in Star Trek Online!

We're giving away 553 amazing birthday prizes in Star Trek Online!

9 days ago   |   PCGamesN

Yawaevig. Do you know what that is backwards? Giveaway. That's right - it's another giveaway from us at PCGamesN to our lovely readers . Star Trek Online is a free-to-play...
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5 Reasons Abu Dhabi Should Be Number 1 On Your Weekend Agenda

15 days ago   |   Lovin Dubai

The weekend is here and if you're the adventurous kind, looking for something special, Abu Dhabi is calling your name. With great events for all ages, highlights include...
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The common ground

20 days ago   |   Harvard

The common ground Sunset in the sky, dusk, a single man was setting up a classical guitar performance on the old red-brick sidewalk in front of the campus center near Harvard...
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Lost in Space season 3 on Netflix | Release date, episodes and cast

Lost in Space season 3 on Netflix | Release date, episodes and cast

21 days ago   |   Radio Times

Danger, Will Robinson! Netflix's popular Lost in Space reboot has thrown viewers into the depths of space, following the adventures of the hapless Robinson family. Adapted from...
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New ‘The Thing' film to be adapted from lost pages of original novel

New ‘The Thing' film to be adapted from lost pages of original novel

23 days ago   |   NME

The Thing , John Carpenter's classic '80s horror film, is to get a modern remake using content from lost pages of the novel upon which it is based. The Kurt Russell-starring...
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Quantum chip solves ‘travelling salesman' problem for 22 cities

24 days ago   |   Electronics Weekly

Tokyo University of Science researchers have built a chip-based quantum annealing processor that can solve the classically thorny ‘travelling salesman' mathematical puzzle...
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Balancing Power and Space: a Spatial Analysis of the Akītu Festival in Babylon after 626 BCE

25 days ago   |   Harvard

Andrew Alberto Nicolas Deloucas. 6/2016. “ Balancing Power and Space: a Spatial Analysis of the Akītu Festival in Babylon after 626 BCE .” Classics and Ancient Civilizations...
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Lost in Space season 3 on Netflix | Release date, episodes and cast

Lost in Space season 3 on Netflix | Release date, episodes and cast

28 days ago   |   Radio Times

Danger, Will Robinson! Netflix's popular Lost in Space reboot has thrown viewers into the depths of space, following the adventures of the hapless Robinson family. Adapted from...
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What Social Factors Stop Students from Taking Internships?

What Social Factors Stop Students from Taking Internships?

When her college started requiring students to complete an internship in order to graduate, it created a serious dilemma for Janelle. “I wouldn't be able to do classes, do the... Read more ...

Ancient humans enjoyed kinky cross-species sex with Neanderthals and Denisovans

Ancient humans enjoyed kinky cross-species sex with Neanderthals and Denisovans

Cavemen and women welcomed some surprising species into their beds Humans started having sex with Denisovans and Neanderthals a very long time ago, research suggests. Computer... Read more ...

Asteroid panic: NASA spot huge 'planet killer' space rock as group begin...

Asteroid panic: NASA spot huge 'planet killer' space rock as group begin plans to halt it

NASA researchers have discovered a "planet-killer" asteroid. Read more ...

Heather Couper, 1949-2020

Heather Couper, 1949-2020

Heather Couper, one of the UK's most prolific astronomy broadcasters and writers, who inspired many to take up stargazing, has died at the age of 70. Couper came to prominence... Read more ...

Phobos sample return mission enters development for 2024 launch

Phobos sample return mission enters development for 2024 launch

Artist's concept of the Japanese MMX spacecraft near Mars and Phobos. Credit: JAXA Japan's space agency has approved a robotic mission to retrieve a sample from the Martian... Read more ...

WATCH as fireball travelling at 75,000mph EXPLODES over Brazil

WATCH as fireball travelling at 75,000mph EXPLODES over Brazil

A FIREBALL blasted into the atmosphere above Brazil at breakneck speeds of more than 175,000mph - and the spectacle was caught on camera. Read more ...

Unleashing the Opportunity of Research in Latin America

Unleashing the Opportunity of Research in Latin America

There's more a continent-worth of scholarly opportunity in Latin America. The Academy of Management has about 20,000 members residing in more than 120 countries around the... Read more ...

When Is a Terrorist Not a Terrorist?

When Is a Terrorist Not a Terrorist?

A group of of young refugees known as Youth Aliyah head out to train within the framework of the Haganah in 1948 Israel. , CC BY-SA 3.0) A couple of years ago I wrote a blog... Read more ...

NASA asteroid tracker: A 53,700MPH rock is heading towards Earth - Will it hit?

NASA asteroid tracker: A 53,700MPH rock is heading towards Earth - Will it hit?

NASA'S asteroid tracking systems are watching a space rock heading towards us at more than 53,700mph - but will the asteroid come crashing into Earth? Read more ...

New CCLI cohort wraps up kickoff meeting

New CCLI cohort wraps up kickoff meeting

Last week, the seventh cohort of CCLI met in Washington, DC, to kick off their efforts toward advancing cultural competency at their institutions. The six museums selected for... Read more ...