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Half a degree stole the climate spotlight in 2018  SCIENCE-NEWS · 16 minutes
Climate attribution studies and new data on global warming targets put climate change in the spotlight this year. more
A buried lake on Mars excited and baffled scientists  SCIENCE-NEWS · 52 minutes
Planetary scientists are still trying to explain how a lake could have formed beneath a kilometer and a half of Martian ice. more
New, rapid and robust method for single cell profiling  SCIENCE DAILY · 14 minutes
Hope for better understanding of the inner works of cancer and other serious diseases. more
Apple hires designer Andrew Kim away from Tesla  THE VERGE · 19 minutes
Andrew Kim, the designer who first rose to prominence with a fan-made reimagining of Microsoft’s design language, has left his... more
Israeli spacecraft gets final element before 2019 moon launch  REUTERS · 19 minutes
Israeli engineers on Monday added the final element to a spacecraft destined for the moon - a digital... more
Fitbit OS 3.0 brings more third-party app support, including Couch to 5K  THE VERGE · 19 minutes
Fitbit is updating its Ionic and Versa watches today with the latest version of Fitbit OS, which adds support for a handful of new... more
Shazam App is Now Ad-Free Following Apple Acquisition  MacRumors · 25 minutes
Two and a half months after Apple announced the completion of its Shazam acquisition, the music recognition iOS app is... more
Gaming with Galileo: new Android smartphone apps published  ESA · 15 minutes
Use Europe’s satellite navigation system to seek treasure in virtual mazes or ‘see’ Galileos as they cross the sky above... more
LG’s new 32-inch UHD monitor looks nice for the price  THE VERGE · 19 minutes
LG has announced a new 32-inch UHD display, the 32QK500-W, which offers an impressive mix of... more
Protein police keep the immune system in check  SCIENCE DAILY · 27 minutes
Researchers learn how a key transcription factor helps regulate the immune system and could be critical to understanding autoimmune disease and cancer immunosuppression. more
Treatment for underdiagnosed cause of debilitating chest pain  SCIENCE DAILY · 16 minutes
Researchers find an effective way to treat an underdiagnosed condition that can cause heart attack and heart-attack-like symptoms. more
Telecom Secretary Says SpiceJet, Vistara Have Shown Interest in In-Flight Connectivity  Gadgets 360 · 24 minutes
Telecom Secretary Aruna Sundararaja also said that global service providers are interested in facilitating in-flight connectivity services in the country. more
Boston Harbor cleanup was economically justifiable, finds new study  SCIENCE DAILY · 27 minutes
A first-of-its-kind retrospective study finds that environmental cleanup projects are economically viable. The economic evaluation analysis estimates that Boston Harbor -- once dubbed America's filthiest harbor -- is now worth... more
Does saving energy save the climate?  PHYS.ORG · 10 minutes
To stop climate change, saving energy matters less than switching to renewable energy. Indeed, says Anthony Patt, it isn't clear whether saving energy makes much of a difference at all. more
The exocyst dynamo  PHYS.ORG · 10 minutes
The exocyst is a protein complex essential for life, that is comprised of eight subunits and is a crucial component in vesicle trafficking. more
News of the first gene-edited babies ignited a firestorm  SCIENCE-NEWS · 16 minutes
A researcher in China announced he created two babies using CRISPR. Many scientists questioned the study’s ethics and medical necessity. more
Atmospheric aerosol formation from biogenic vapors is strongly affected by air pollutants  PHYS.ORG · 10 minutes
According to a recent study published in the journal Science Advances, air pollution not only affects air quality, but it also changes the pathways... more
Cultivate countertop crops with the $90 AeroGarden Harvest Elite  Windows Central · 2 minutes
Grow all your own. The AeroGarden stainless steel Harvest Elite is down to $89.95 on Amazon. This AeroGarden normally sells for around $130 and has never dropped from that price... more
Should you get a Surface Pro 6 over a Pixel Slate?  Windows Central · 2 minutes
We know the Microsoft Surface Pro 6 inside out, but is it a better purchase than the Google Pixel Slate? We've looked at both devices to... more
Delivery robot spontaneously bursts into flames in California  THE VERGE · 3 hours
An autonomous food delivery robot burst into flames on a Berkeley, California walkway on Friday, as first reported by The... more
How do aerosols help our atmosphere clean itself?  PHYS.ORG · 3 hours
Everyday our atmosphere has to find a way to clean itself of the air, sea and soil pollution we throw at it. more
Greenland crater renewed the debate over an ancient climate mystery  SCIENCE-NEWS · 52 minutes
Scientists disagree on what a possible crater found under Greenland’s ice means for the Younger Dryas impact hypothesis. more
YouTube Rewind backlash sparks unofficial Best of 2018 videos  BBC · 57 minutes
After YouTube Rewind 2018 becomes the most disliked video in history, YouTubers make their own. more
Gritty is the internet mascot for a world that's broken in 2018 - CNET  CNET · 60 minutes
Commentary: 2018 was a hot mess of privacy breaches, hacking and Silicon Valley failures. But now we have a guardian... more
Designing an icon: How Motorola created the Razr V3 - CNET  CNET · 60 minutes
The co-designer of the original Razr explains how the team came up with the first cell phone deemed sexy. more
North has acquired the patents and tech behind Intel’s Vaunt AR glasses  THE VERGE · 55 minutes
North, the company behind the Focals AR glasses, has acquired the “technology portfolio” behind another set of AR glasses, the cancelled Intel Vaunt glasses.... more
Apple Books releases six free audiobooks read by celebrity narrators  9to5Mac · 3 hours
Apple Books has published six exclusive audiobooks this week, showcasing six great first listen titles read... more
Astronomers Discover Icy Neptune-Sized Exoplanet: K2-263b  SCI-NEWS.COM · 2 hours
Astronomers have discovered a frozen exoplanet nearly the size of Neptune orbiting the quiet G9-type dwarf star K2-263. The newfound alien world, named K2-263b,... more
'Like a little treasure hunt': Christmas bird count marks 100 years  CBC · 46 minutes
More than 100 birdwatchers scoured the national capital region Sunday, counting as many birds... more
Newly-Identified Human Protein Inhibits Replication of Ebola Virus  SCI-NEWS.COM · 2 hours
A team of scientists led by researchers from the University of California, San Francisco, J. David Gladstone Institutes, Georgia State... more
Apple hires designer Andrew Kim away from Tesla
THE VERGE
Designing an icon: How Motorola created the Razr V3 - CNET
CNET
Gritty is the internet mascot for a world that's broken in 2018 - CNET
CNET
Greenland crater renewed the debate over an ancient climate mystery
SCIENCE-NEWS
YouTube Rewind backlash sparks unofficial Best of 2018 videos
BBC
YouTube Rewind backlash sparks unofficial Best of 2018 videos
BBC
YouTube Rewind backlash sparks unofficial Best of 2018 videos
BBC
YouTube Rewind backlash sparks unofficial Best of 2018 videos
BBC
YouTube Rewind backlash sparks unofficial Best of 2018 videos
BBC
How do aerosols help our atmosphere clean itself?
PHYS.ORG
Delivery robot spontaneously bursts into flames in California
THE VERGE
Getting the Most Out of the CLARITY Technique
NEWS MEDICAL
Google Maps for Android rolling out new sharing menu w/ carousels, speed improvements
9to5Google
[Update: Google Discover Feed, Play Games] Here’s every Google app with a dark mode, and how to enable it [Gallery]
9to5Google
Review: Whitestone Dome Glass for iPhone XS is a great screen protector w/ a unique installation process
9to5Mac
HTC thinks Christians are VR’s next big audience
THE VERGE
Sleepy Skunk’s latest movie mashup is a reminder for all the films you missed in 2018
THE VERGE
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