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2K Includes a’Marvel meets XCOM’ Match in the works, could be Shown at E3

Rumor mill: XCOM and its modern versions are some of the greatest turn-based titles ever made, but how could you make them even better? Swap out the characters for Marvel superheroes and villains, of course. That fantasy scenario appears to be a reality, and the game could be announced at E3. Reddit user “swine_flu_greg” leaked…

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Willow Meets a Strange Figure in’Transparent Soul’ Video Featuring Travis Barker

Willow rocks out with Travis Barker in her new, official music video for “Transparent Soul.”The Blink-182 drummer is part of Willow’s band onstage in a dark, grungy club in the clip that was released on Friday (May 28).As they play the pop-punk song, a version of Willow winds her way through the crowd and runs…

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Armyworm meets Friendly moth

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Biden matches with congressional leaders in push for infrastructure invoice

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden met with Democratic and Republican congressional leaders at the White House as he sought to reach a consensus on the $2.25 trillion infrastructure bill he is trying to steer through Congress.”When I ran I said I wasn’t going to be the Democratic president, I’m going to be the president for…

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IT Meets Finance: How CFOs Drive Digital Success

4/27/202107:00 AMGina Mastantuono, Chief Financial Officer, ServiceNowCommentary50%50% Chief financial officers now play a key role in guiding organizations through digital transformation so they can survive the current climate and come out stronger on the other side.In 2020, for the first time in history, we saw digital transformation spending accelerate despite GDP declining globally. Digital transformation,…

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‘Girl Meets World’ Dragged for ‘Problematic’ Episodes & Themes

‘Girl Meets World’ Dragged for Being ‘Problematic’ … On God, Autism, Etc. 4/24/2021 12:17 PM PT Twitter is at it again — calling the “Boy Meets World” spinoff, “Girl Meets World,” “problematic” years after it went off the air … all because of how it dealt with delicate topics. For whatever reason, several different clips…

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ORNL meets key FDA milestone for cancer-fighting Ac-225 isotope

Targeted alpha therapy can deliver radiation to specific cells, with minimal effect on surrounding, healthy cells. Credit: Michelle Lehman and Jaimee Janiga/ORNL, U.S. Dept. of Energy A rare isotope in high demand for treating cancer is now more available to pharmaceutical companies developing and testing new drugs. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recently acknowledged…

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Magnetism meets

Magnetism meets topology on a superconductor’s surface

An illustration depicting a topological surface state with an energy band gap (an energy range where electrons are forbidden) between the apices of the top and corresponding bottom cones (allowed energy bands, or the range of energies electrons are allowed to have). A topological surface state is a unique electronic state, only existing at the…

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Moiré than meets the eye

Material behaviors depend on many things including not just the composition of the material but also the arrangement of its molecular parts. For the first time, researchers have found a way to coax carbon nanotubes into creating moiré patterns. Such structures could be useful in materials research, in particular in the field of superconducting materials.

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Mercury meets up with Jupiter (Saturn and the moon, too!) In the morning this week

If you look low in the east-southeast sky at around 5:45 a.m. local time, you’ll see them: the biggest planet in our solar system passing unusually close to the smallest planet in the solar system.