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In Photos: UK's Top-Secret 'Taranis' Drone Takes Flight

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At the 2014 Farnborough International Airshow, which ran from July 14 to 20, British aerospace firm BAE Systems announced that its Taranis drone has completed a second set of classified flight tests. 

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How Texas Man Survived 1,000 Killer Bees

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A municipal worker who got stung by an estimated 1,000 bees while mowing a park lawn on Thursday (July 24) was in stable condition. So how did he survive the buzzing attack? 

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Got bad news? Don't share it on Twitter! Telling friends about negative events on social media can make you feel WORSE

a shared story    3 hours 47 minutes ago
A study by the University of Wisconsin, Madison, found that people prefer to use the phone or face-to-face communication when they have bad news to share with their friends. 

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'Space sex geckos' are OKAY as Russia regains control of satellite

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A spacecraft launched from Kazakhstan carrying animals (shown) has been saved. Ground controllers have re-established contact with the Foton-M4 satellite. 

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Could this headband save your child from DROWNING? £60 iSwimband uses Bluetooth to alert you if your child falls into a pool

a shared story    5 hours 47 minutes ago
Connecticut-based company reveals device to keep kids safe near water. The £58 ($99) iSwimband(shown) alerts parents when their children fall into a pool . 

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Asteroid Timing Erased the Dinosaurs?

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Amid volcanoes and climate zig-zags, an asteroid impact bumped off dinosaurs at a weak moment for the giant beasts. 

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Want to Colonize an Alien Planet? Send 40,000 People

a shared story    7 hours 47 minutes ago
The founding population of an interstellar colony should consist of 20,000 to 40,000 people, one expert says. Such a large group would possess a great deal of genetic and demographic diversity, giving the settlement the best chance of survival. 

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Climate change and air pollution will lead to famine by 2050, study claims

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The study, by Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Colorado State University, is the first to look at how the combination of air pollution and higher temperatures will affect food supply. 

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AP PHOTOS: Coal-exporting town fights rising seas

a shared story    9 hours 47 minutes ago
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) -- Norfolk is trapped between the causes and consequences of global warming.... 

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Dinosaurs were killed by 'bad luck' and may have survived if asteroid struck earlier

a shared story    10 hours 47 minutes ago
A study led by the University of Edinburgh says dinosaurs may have survived if the asteroid that caused their demise struck before they were weakened by a changing climate. 

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'Fluffy' dinosaurs were widespread

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A discovery of 150 million year old fossils in Siberia indicates that feathers were much more widespread among dinosaurs than previously thought. 

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Not in my backyard: US sending dirty coal abroad

a shared story    14 hours 47 minutes ago
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) -- Coal from Appalachia rumbles into this port city, 150 railroad cars at a time, bound for the belly of the massive cargo ship Prime Lily. The ship soon sets sail for South America, its 80,000 tons of coal destined for power...(more) 

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