Google Pixel 2 comes to life in this concept video – CNET

A fan-made video gives us a 3D perspective on those rumored Pixel 2 renders.

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Analysis of blood stains on Turin Shroud reveals ‘severe polytrauma’ and a violent death

A new study , in the science journal Plos One, finds the iron particles on the Turin Shroud – a cloth supposedly used to wrap the corpse of Jesus Christ – consistent with the blood of someone who died of multiple extremely painful injuries – possibly a crucifixion. The Turin Shroud is a handmade twill linen cloth, roughly one metre wide.

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Congressman asks NASA about ancient civilizations on Mars – CNET

A curious US congressman questions NASA about ancient civilizations on the Red Planet. A Mars rover scientist offers a sensible answer.

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D’oh! Ed Sheeran heads from ‘Game of Thrones’ to ‘Simpsons’ – CNET

It’s a long way from the Seven Kingdoms to Springfield — unless you’re the red-headed singer who’s about to make a cameo on another hit show.

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WhatsApp’s messaging partially blocked in China – CNET

The country’s internet filters hit the popular messaging app.

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Researchers build a ‘smart’ glove that turns sign language into digital text

Engineers at the University of California San Diego have developed a smart glove that wirelessly translates the American Sign Language alphabet into text and controls a virtual hand to mimic sign language gestures. Engineers at the University of California San Diego have developed a smart glove that wirelessly translates the American Sign Language alphabet into text and controls a virtual hand to mimic sign language gestures.

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Wine’s newest bouquet has hints of berries — and data – CNET

You might not be able to detect notes of tech in your glass, but California winemakers are embracing cutting-edge techniques to create world-class vintages.

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China banishes Winnie the Pooh from the internet (for a day) – CNET

Pooh went missing from China’s Weibo platform for around a day after people made memes comparing him to President Xi Jinping.

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New breakthrough discovery—every quantum particle travels backwards – Phys.Org

Phys.OrgNew breakthrough discovery—every quantum particle travels backwardsPhys.Org“We have shown that backflow can always occur, even if a force is acting on the quantum particle while it travels. The backflow effect is the result of wave-particle duality and the probabilistic nature of quantum mechanics, and it is already well …

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A New Nanotechnology Catalyst, a New Era for Puralytics – PR Web (press release)

A New Nanotechnology Catalyst, a New Era for PuralyticsPR Web (press release)We are thrilled to see the performance of the new catalyst. Even on a cloudy day here in Oregon, we can see enhanced and quicker performance. Upgrading the catalyst has already and will continue to have a significant effect on product development.

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