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Sci-tech Lister Thunder rumbles into view
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Lister has made something of a name for itself (again) in recent years: having wowed global sportscar racing with the Storm in the 1990s, the recreation of its legendary 'Knobbly' models has received plenty of positive attention since the 2013 announcement.

Sci-tech Rare triple treat of blue moon, super moon and total eclipse
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Next, the moon is known as a supermoon because it's especially close to the Earth, making it appear larger and brighter than usual. Here's how it breaks down. The rarity isn't anything you'd be able to see by watching the moon. That combination of lunar events won't happen again until 2037, NASA said . The next lunar eclipse that will be visible in North America - which will also be the next supermoon - is less than a year away, on January 21, 2019.

Sci-tech Jane Lynch and 'Glee' cast and crew react to Mark Salling's death
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Further shocking details of his crimes, contained within the plea deal court documents, revealed he had a sickening manual on his laptop computer about how to abuse little girls. Salling was ordered to pay each of his victims United States dollars 50,000 and register as a sex offender. He allegedly attempted suicide a year ago before accepting the plea bargain.

Sci-tech Bell Let's Talk, End The Stigma
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In the common area of the campus, Alanna Sterling, a song writter and artist shared her story with staff and students during the lunch hour. "We are confident that these funds will make mental health crisis support services more reachable to those who need it most in northeastern Ontario".

Sci-tech AASHTO Reacts to President Trump's State of the Union Address
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And while Trump did not go off the reservation in criticizing those who criticize him, as is his proclivity, he didn't win any friends or influence opponents, either, by poking them with his plan to keep the prison at Guantanamo Bay open while entirely ignoring the investigation into Russian amusing business in the 2016 presidential election.

Sci-tech Free PS Plus Games for February 2018 Revealed
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Spelunker HD and Mugen Souls Z are you PS3 offerings, whilst Vita owners get Exiles End and Grand Kindom, the latter being cross-buy with the PS4 version. Sony sells PlayStation Plus in either three or 12-month subscription packages. The lineup can be seen if you have an EU PlayStation Store account by going into the PlayStation Plus section directly on the main dashboard.

Sci-tech Lunar Trifecta: Eyes on the skies for the Super Blue Blood Moon
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But it will be super - for at least half the planet. Space agency NASA have stated that the last super blue blood moon was seen way back in 1866. The last super blue blood moon in Australia was on December 31, 1982. For those keen to see a lunar eclipse in the British Isles, Dr Brown advises putting July 27 in the diary for "a more spectacular view" of the event.

Sci-tech United Kingdom vehicle manufacturing down 3 per cent in 2017
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In fact, just two of the top five most popular exports actually came from British companies, with Japan's Toyota and Honda also finishing high on the list, according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). The SMMT said billions of pounds of investment helped drive Britain's production of auto engines to record levels in recent years, with demand growing at home and overseas.

Sci-tech Google can now predict flight delays
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For example, if a certain connecting flight has a delay, the system might predict a high likelihood of delays for other flights. You can see the predictions simply by using Google to search your flight number or route. Predictions aside, Google Flights also now shows relevant info for customers who are flying under budget fares, including baggage fees, overhead bin space, and whether the customer can choose their own seat.

Sci-tech Super Blood Moon Eclipse Coming Around Sunrise Wednesday
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Their occurring at the same time as a lunar eclipse - when the earth lines up with the sun in a way that blocks sunlight from falling on the moon - is even rarer. The eclipse will be visible for almost 3 hours and 24 minutes, the press release from the centre added. The phenomenon of a Blue Moon , Supermoon and total Lunar Eclipse has not occurred in the United States in more than 150 years.

Sci-tech Essential releases Android 8.1 Beta instead of Android 8.0
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HMD Global's Chief Product Officer Juho Sarvikas has announced on Twitter that the Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 have officially joined the Android Oreo family. Which also means that users will have to wait little more for the Android Oreo Update. Since then, it's gotten not one , but two additional beta Oreo updates , but they've both been based on 8.0 Oreo - until now, there hasn't been much talk of 8.1 Oreo.

Sci-tech PUBG Console Patch May Finally Put an End to Annoying End Game
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Furthermore, Miramar will receive an increased item spawn rate, and some areas will get the chance to hold much better loot. These include more off-road routes for driving, as well as more buildings for cover, and most importantly, a more balanced distribution of loot and gear, making the overall player experience with Miramar more tolerable.

Sci-tech Samsung Galaxy S9 to include new Intelligent Scan biometric technology
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Overall, the company's full-year revenues stand at $224 billion (239.58 trillion won) with overall operating profit at $50 billion (53.65 trillion won). Samsung is looking to differentiate its smartphones by launching a foldable phone this year. We have heard a lot about Samsung's Galaxy X foldable phone, but now it looks like the smartphone may finally see the light of the day.

Sci-tech Rockstar Games Teams Up With Humble Bundle For Charity
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It's not too shocking to learn that Grand Theft Auto V was noticeably absent from the Humble Rockstar Games Bundle. There is no option to send any cash to the developer and by default the sum you pay will be split to this single charity, with about 20 per cent allocated to a Humble tip.

Sci-tech Killer Impression: Orca Mimics 'Hello' and 'Bye-Bye'
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The researchers also had blindfolded judges listen to audio samples - original and orca-produced - and decide whether the recordings sounded similar. According to the report, killer whale lives in groups in the open ocean and they develop their own dialects.

Sci-tech Spotify Tests a New Easy Playlist Listening App
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The app only appears to be available on the Google Play Store right now, which means iPhone users can't access it. Like Spotify's core service, there's a personalization element with user-based playlists created once enough music has been played for it to gather data.