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Plastic pollution building up in Arctic waters - research

Plastic pollution building up in Arctic waters - research

Sometimes this circulation is called the great ocean conveyor belt . Andrés Cózar Cabañas, lead author on the study and biology professor at the University of Cadiz, said that he was surprised by how much garbage there was in the Arctic water, and expressed concern about the consequences.


10 things the Samsung Galaxy S8 can do that the iPhone can't

10 things the Samsung Galaxy S8 can do that the iPhone can't

The unveiled Galaxy S8 has a new , nearly seamless look, with the side bezels trimmed down to a thin sliver and covered with a wraparound display. Samsung will build on top of its new all-screen technology. It's rather concerning if confirmed, so what does Samsung have to say about it then? USA Today wrote past year that more than a million phones were recalled in the United States alone.


Nasa announce Saturn moon's subterranean seas can support organisms

Nasa announce Saturn moon's subterranean seas can support organisms

This chemical reaction, known as " methanogenesis " because it produces methane as a byproduct, is key to forming life. Cassini discovered the spraying plume in 2005, about one year after the spacecraft arrived at Saturn. Previous flybys provided evidence for a global subsurface ocean residing above a rocky core. A plume of water had already been observed in the same spot, which is how scientists knew to be watching for it.



Bill introduced to ban removal of passengers

United Airlines will no longer bump passengers who are already onboard to allow crew to ride on flights, according to an internal memo shared with TMZ and verified by The New York Times . Many airlines overbook their flights - to compensate for passengers who do not turn up for the flight- but United's fiasco has led many to rethink their strategy.



Facebook gets behind augmented reality

California, April19 :It has been more than three years since Facebook acquired Oculus with an aim of combining the virtual reality (VR) and social networking. There will also be some changes to Messenger that you may find useful. People can now add in a bot directly in a group thread and share the conversation and experience.


Asteroid to make near Earth fly-by

Asteroid to make near Earth fly-by

Smaller asteroids pass this close to Earth several times a week. The Rock's close approach is an "alarming reminder" of how potentially devastating chunks of space debris can get within scary distances of Earth , robotic telescope service Slooh said.