Water on Mars: discovery of three buried lakes intrigues scientists

Water on Mars: discovery of three buried lakes intrigues scientists

Scientists have long thought that there could be water trapped beneath the surface of Mars.Credit: Steve Lee, Univ. Colorado/Jim Bell, Cornell Univ./Mike Wolff, SSI/NASA Two years ago, planetary scientists reported the discovery of a large saltwater lake under the ice at Mars’s south pole, a finding that was met with excitement and some scepticism. Now,…

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Introducing Amazon One—a new innovation to make everyday activities effortless

Introducing Amazon One—a new innovation to make everyday activities effortless

We’re always looking for ways to make our customers’ lives better, and one area where we’ve spent time innovating is the customer shopping experience in stores. Today, our physical retail team is excited to introduce a new innovation called Amazon One. Amazon One is a fast, convenient, contactless way for people to use their palm…

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vanila-io/wireflow

vanila-io/wireflow

Alpha version of Wireflow app made by The Vanila Team and UX Store. Official Website: Wireflow.co Around the web: Join our community chat: https://community.vanila.io/wireflow Youtube Video with a short story Post regarding Contribution Check a blog post for whole story ProductHunt page Open Hub analysis of Wireflow code yarn yarn start open http://localhost:3000 Credits Contributors…

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Release TIC-80 tiny computer 0.80.1344 · nesbox/TIC-80

Release TIC-80 tiny computer 0.80.1344 · nesbox/TIC-80

MAIN CHANGES First of all, I want to say THANKS to all the people who helped release this version, especially the contributors @asiekierka@RobLoach@ddelemeny@technomancy@anatolse@stefandevai@gouchi@phcoder@michaeldel@wadetb@farvardin@buckle2000@kawa-yoiko@cuu@GrahamClemo@RudenkoArts@librorumque@kostik1337 The new version has a new UI made with the Sweetie16 palette designed by GrafxKid. Code Editor added bookmarks support toggle [CTRL+F1], next [F1], prev [SHIFT+F1], remove all [CTRL+SHIFT+F1] added parentheses matching…

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US college enrollments are falling—except for graduate degrees

US college enrollments are falling—except for graduate degrees

One of the more worrying aspects of the Covid-19 pandemic in the US is its effect on undergraduate enrollments.Over the summer there were indications, through student loan data and Census surveys, that students were either dropping out or not enrolling in previous numbers. For some students, particularly those from low-income and minority families, the financial…

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Amtrak’s Empire Builder: The Train that Deserves Better

Amtrak’s Empire Builder, the only intercity rail service in Minnesota, will be reduced from daily to tri-weekly service beginning in October due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. I decided to take it one more time before the cuts went into effect, as there’s no way of knowing how long it’ll be before daily…

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