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Researchers find ultimate smoking gun in dinosaur extinction

The debate over what killed the dinosaurs has remained unsettled for, well, forever. The leading theory is that a massive asteroid impact in the Gulf of Mexico set off a chain of events that dramatically changed the climate, snuffing most large species out. Now, new discoveries made at the site of that impact have been…

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Firefox makes it harder to Facebook and others to track you online

Mozilla’s Firefox 86 update comes with a new “Total Cookie Protection” feature that enhances user privacy. Total Cookie Protection will remove a company’s ability to access cookies belonging to a different site, preventing the said company from tracking users online. The new cookie feature has to be turned on manually in the browser’s settings panel.…

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SpaceX fires up SN10 Starship model for 2nd time

SpaceX has fired up its newest Starship prototype for the second time, continuing the vehicle’s test-flight prep.

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NASA’s Perseverance rover on Mars is taking a cute’family portrait’ of Martian rovers

NASA’s Perseverance rover has brought the “family portrait” bumper sticker fad to a whole new world.

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Here is what we know about planetary protection on China’s Tianwen-1 Mars mission

In anticipation of China’s first Mars landing attempt, scientists are wondering whether the Tianwen-1 rover may carry Earthly contamination with it to the surface.

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NASA’s Parker Solar Probe captures stunning Venus photo during close flyby

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe nailed its fourth swing past Venus on Feb. 20, and mission scientists celebrated by releasing a stunning image captured during a similar maneuver in July.

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Business plans to begin building private Voyager space station with artificial intelligence in 2025

Orbital Assembly Corp. recently unveiled new details about its ambitious Voyager Station, which is projected to be the first commercial space station operating with artificial gravity.

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Don’t worry, Spotify Free users: You can still throw into Google speakers

The “Premium only” error that Spotify Free users saw while trying to cast music to Google Assistant-powered speakers was just a bug, Spotify says.

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HP Spectre x360 14 review: Luxurious, with Extended battery life

The luxurious HP Spectre x360 14 is back with some new bling—Intel’s Tiger Lake CPU. The results are as impressive as we’d hoped, with some of the fastest multi-core benchmark scores we’ve ever seen.The features spoil you as much as the speed. With its roomy display, powerful graphics, and exceptional battery life, the Spectre x360…

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Wreckage of TWA Flight 800 to be destroyed 25 years following explosion

The National Transportation Safety Board said it no longer needed to use a reconstruction of the plane brought down in one of the deadliest crashes in U.S. history.