Helium discovery a 'game-changer'

Scientists say they have found a large helium gas field in Tanzania.

12 hours ago from BBC News

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Booster rocket fires in key NASA test for Mars missions

NASA's fireworks came early this year with a successful rocket test in Utah.

3 hours ago from Phys.org

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Microsoft pays woman $10,000 over forced Windows 10 upgrade - CNET

"I had never heard of Windows 10," travel agent Teri Goldstein told The Seattle Times.

4 hours ago from CNET Cutting Edge

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Zika vaccine protects mice, but may increase risk of dengue

One dose protects mice from Zika but may put people at greater risk of dengue. A more targeted approach may protect against both diseases

6 hours ago from Newscientist

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Airbnb sues over registration of San Francisco homes

Home sharing site Airbnb is suing San Francisco over a new law requiring that anyone who offers their home through the rental site first register the dwelling with the city.

11 hours ago from Phys.org

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Google's Amazing New Satellite Imagery Will Help Researchers, Too

The search company has updated its Earth and Maps applications with a petabyte of Landsat data—but the most exciting uses are likely to come from mapping experts.

4 hours ago from MIT Technology Review

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NASA's Juno spacecraft prepares to probe Jupiter's mysteries

The mission will peek through the gas giant's swirling clouds in search of a planetary core.

7 hours ago from Nature News

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Hubble spots a new long-lived storm raging on Neptune

Neptune is known for its Great Dark Spot, but a new blemish appeared last summer and has been roiling ever since

Mon 27 Jun 16 from Newscientist

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Apparent conflicts of interest may dog Tesla-SolarCity deal

It's a proposal that would unite two companies on shaky financial ground as they plow into relatively new markets. One makes electric cars, the other installs solar panels. There are few obvious ...

Sun 26 Jun 16 from Phys.org

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EU referendum: UK science wakes up to new future

UK science must fight to make sure it is not an after-thought as Britain renegotiates its relationship with the EU, say research leaders.

Fri 24 Jun 16 from BBC News

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