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He is from Tamil Nadu's Pallapatti town, and his experiment the KalamSat weighs only 64 grams. The satellite created by Sharook was part of a contest " Cubes in Space ", which was sponsored jointly by NASA and "I Doodle Learning". Sharook's project was funded by Space Kidz India , an organization dedicated to educating young people in science and technology and guiding them toward careers in the field.
  • Researchers Find Nodosaur Preserved in Almost Intact Form

    Researchers Find Nodosaur Preserved in Almost Intact Form

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    The dinosaur is said to not only have its fossilized skin, but its gut content intact as well. Now its mummified remains have emerged from an oil sands mine in Canada. More specifically, it was the snout-to-hips portion of a nodosaur, a "member of the heavily-armored ankylosaur subgroup", that roamed during the Cretaceous Period, according to Smithsonian.
  • No second spike in cyber attacks is 'encouraging' - Jeremy Hunt

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    Wainwright has acknowledged that Europol is actively collaborating with the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation and other worldwide law enforcement agencies as they attempt to track down the persons or groups responsible for the attack. There are some security systems that are also able to launch a counter-attack against the malware, once it's spotted in the system. Germany's rail operator Deutsche Bahn said its station display panels were affected.
  • Netflix trials higher price when signing up at the weekend

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    The test comes six weeks before the implementation of what has been dubbed the " Netflix tax " - legislation charging global suppliers of digital products and services a GST of 10 per cent. What the exact point of this endeavor is remains to be seen, but Netflix says it hasn't made any permanent decisions on different price points. NETFLIX is playing around with the price it charges subscribers in a bid to better understand what we'll pay for our favourite shows.
  • Kylie Jenner on Fame: 'I Can't Do It Forever'

    Kylie Jenner on Fame: 'I Can't Do It Forever'

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    Hard to imagine that Shepherd doesn't consider herself much of a "beauty girl", as her Instagrams alongside Kardashian and various other members of the family are glamorous AF. There's an image that I feel constantly pressured to keep up with, and who I really am around my friends". The preview also shows Jenner taking a lucky high school student to prom, posing in an array of sexy ensembles for various photo shoots and even chilling with her BFF Jordyn Woods during rare moments of ...
  • U.N. ramps up appeal for South Sudan refugees

    U.N. ramps up appeal for South Sudan refugees

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    But even that was only 14 percent funded, the agencies said in a joint statement. Tens of thousands of people have been killed in the country since then, with some 1.8 million forced to flee the country, including about one million children, to seek refuge in Uganda, Sudan, Ethiopia, Kenya, the Democratic Republic of Congo and the Central African Republic.
  • That Massive Global Cyberattack Is Bigger Than We Thought

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    It could have been far worse for the Tories: had WCry hit many more hospitals than the 48 NHS trusts said to have been affected by the outbreak, and if news broke about the ransomware attack, not late on Friday afternoon, but on Tuesday morning at the expected launch of the Conservatives' manifesto, then the fallout would have been much more damaging politically.
  • Today's Brokerage Rating: Sprint Corporation (S), NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)

    Today's Brokerage Rating: Sprint Corporation (S), NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)

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    NVIDIA accounts for 1.3% of Swedbank's portfolio, making the stock its 28th largest position. Institutional investors own 85.00% of the company's stock. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.44%. NVIDIA's dividend payout ratio is presently 21.96%. "(NVDA)" was originally published by Chaffey Breeze and is the property of of Chaffey Breeze.
  • SpaceX Mission Scrubbed At T -:57; Try Again Monday

    SpaceX Mission Scrubbed At T -:57; Try Again Monday

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    The Falcon 9 rocket will have a classified payload for the National Reconnaissance Office , and it is expected to launch off pad 39A. It was SpaceX's first big national security payload, and a sign of things to come as the aerospace company breaks into the shadowy world of military and national security launches.