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First-of-Its-Kind Satellite Launches to Track Earth's Weather Like Never Before
The first in a series of four advanced polar-orbiting satellites launched to space on its third try early Saturday (Nov. 18), turning its watchful eye to improving the accuracy of weather forecasts and Earth observations. The new Joint Polar Satellite ...
Penultimate Delta 2 rocket launch lofts advanced polar-orbiting weather satelliteSpaceflight Now
NASA launches powerful polar weather satelliteCBS News
Fragile polar weather satellite system could be bolstered by microwave-sensing CubeSatsScience Magazine
GeekWire -Engadget -Phys.Org -Washington Post
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05:04am Sat, November 18, 2017


Google's answer to Apple AirPods headphones is a failure on all accounts
The highlight feature of Pixel Buds, which I'll dig into in a bit, is the ability to tap into an Android smartphone to translate languages in real-time. Unfortunately, that didn't work as well as expected. And, while the Buds are ultimately supposed to ...
OnePlus 5T vs Google Pixel 2 XL: first lookPhone Arena
Review: Google Pixel 2 XL is almost perfect, but the screen could give you the bluesMinneapolis Star Tribune
Google Pixel Buds vs AirPods: Two very different sets of Bluetooth earphonesDigital Trends
Business Insider -9to5Google -SFGate -The Verge
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01:21pm Sat, November 18, 2017

Washington Post

Please stop annoying this NASA scientist with your ridiculous Planet X doomsday theories
Washington Post
David Morrison is a real NASA scientist who studies real planets and makes real discoveries about the real universe. Unfortunately for him, Morrison's duties also include debunking perennial Internet theories that a fake planet is about to destroy the ...
Rogue planet could bring end of days this weekend, numerologists sayFox News
NASA map shows 20 years of changing seasonsPress Herald
Last Days? How NASA Monitors Space For Events That Could End the WorldNewsweek
The Hill -U.S. News & World Report -TIME -Space Ref (press release)
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01:35pm Sat, November 18, 2017

Morning Ticker

Stunning proof that moon landing was faked: claim
Morning Ticker
However, there are plenty of other explanations for the photo, and experts are likely to dismiss it as yet another failed attempt at proving a conspiracy. One person claims to have discovered extraordinary new evidence that would prove the moon landing ...
US moon landing FAKED? Photo of astronaut's visor 'PROVES NASA staged Apollo 17 mission'
YouTube Conspiracy Theorist Alleges Apollo 17 Moon Landing Was Faked By NASAThe Inquisitr
Close-Up Photo Analysis 'Suggests' NASA's Apollo 17 Mission Was FakedLADbible
Canada News -Gears Of Biz -The Stopru -Daily Mail
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04:55pm Sat, November 18, 2017


Minecraft's Newest Enemy Type Will Be Flying Manta Rays, Super Duper Graphics Pack Delayed Until 2018
Minecraft fans got the chance to vote on what would become the game's next enemy type during MineCon Earth 2017 this weekend. They chose the one that tries to kill you if you don't get enough sleep. In addition to having fans vote on the latest enemy ...
Giant 'Minecraft' graphics upgrade delayed to 2018Engadget
Minecraft's next update is going to be huge, taking the adventure underwaterWindows Central
What's next for Minecraft: the Update Aquatic and beyondThe Spinoff
Future Game Releases (press release) (blog) -MSPoweruser -Gears Of Biz -n3rdabl3
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01:11pm Sat, November 18, 2017

CBS News

Blazing meteorite lights up Arctic sky with "glow of 100 full moons"
CBS News
Last Updated Nov 18, 2017 1:57 PM EST. COPENHAGEN, Denmark -- A blazing fireball lit up the dark skies of Arctic Finland for five seconds, giving off what scientists said was "the glow of 100 full moons" and igniting hurried attempts to find the ...
Mysterious fireball lights up Arctic
100 full moons: Blazing fireball lights up Arctic

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09:57am Sat, November 18, 2017


7 Reasons Why This Holiday Is A Great Time To Buy An Xbox One
I write about video games and technology. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Credit: Microsoft. Xbox One S. It's that time of year again: time to buy some video games. It's Black Friday season, it's gifting season, it's generally ...
Why wait for Black Friday? These Xbox One deals rockCNET
GameStop Black Friday 2017 Ad Deals Leak: All The Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One, PC, 3DS Games On SaleGameSpot
Here Are Microsoft's Best Xbox Deals for Black FridayFortune
The Guardian -The Verge -Paste Magazine
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01:30pm Sat, November 18, 2017


Overwatch Pro's Mid-Match Suspension Sparks Debate Over False Reporting
Félix “xQc” Lengyel was playing a competitive Overwatch match last night when suddenly, he was booted from the game and informed his account had been banned or suspended—an action that's sparked a debate over witch hunting and false reporting.
Blizzard's Reporting System Called Into Question When Overwatch Pro Player Receives Suspension
Overwatch Black Friday Deal - 50% offOverTells Gaming
Is Overwatch's Report System Flawed?MMOExaminer

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11:02am Sat, November 18, 2017

Only Single Player

Assassin's Creed: Origins Review | Much-Needed Respite
Only Single Player
After the Assassin's Creed: Unity debacle, Ubisoft is still trying to shake off the backlash from the gaming community. With game-breaking bugs, repetitive missions, and a subpar story, Unity is to the Assassin's Creed (AC) franchise what the original ...
Assassin's Creed: Origin Review: 5 Awesome Things Fans Liked.ThyBlackMan
Creed of ancient egyptThe New Indian Express

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06:00am Sat, November 18, 2017


Apple's Diversity Chief Is Leaving After Only 6 Months
Apple's diversity chief is leaving the company after holding the job for only six months. Denise Young Smith, a 20-year Apple veteran was most recently the company's vice president of diversity and inclusion, is stepping down, Apple confirmed ...
Apple's first diversity boss is leaving — not long after making controversial remarks about white menBusiness Insider
Apple VP of diversity and inclusion Denise Young Smith is leavingTechCrunch
Apple's first diversity chief is leaving after less than a yearThe Verge
Gizmodo -Mac Rumors -AppleInsider (press release) (blog) -Quartz
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06:53pm Thu, November 16, 2017