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https://www.engadget.com/2019/10/18/us-military-nuclear-missiles-floppy-disks/


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US Strategic Command has finally replaced the 8-inch floppies used for nuclear missile launches.

http://zpr.io/tfbJv

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https://www.abc15.com/news/national/leptospirosis-disease-fatal-to-dogs-that-can-spread-to-humans-on-the-rise-in-colorado-utah-arizona


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A disease that can be fatal to your dog and spread to people is on the rise in Colorado, according to a veterinarian.

http://zpr.io/tfa97

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I had a similar idea to this but using water pumped up into a tower.


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Energy Vault launches its breakthrough energy storage system. Our explainer video demonstrates how we intend to power the world by renewable resources with a…

http://zpr.io/tRVJA

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A dog should be able to outlast a human on a hike. We breeders need to do a better job producing dogs who can dog.


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Floyd the mastiff went for a hike with his owner up the Grandeur Peak trail near Salt Lake City on Sunday. But when it was time to come down, Floyd was too exhausted and just sat down.

http://zpr.io/tRv3u

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https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/observations/im-convinced-we-found-evidence-of-life-on-mars-in-the-1970s/


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The Labeled Release experiment on the Viking mission reported positive results, although most have dismissed them as inorganic chemical reactions

http://zpr.io/tRLEp

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https://www.nationalgeographic.com/science/2019/10/climate-change-killing-thousands-of-years-indigenous-wisdom/


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Farmers around the world rely on millennia-old wisdom to guide their planting. Scrambled weather and seasons are forcing them into uncharted territory.

http://zpr.io/tRLNK

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My hero


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It was the man’s dying wish.

http://zpr.io/tRkbu

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https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2019/11/the-end-of-silence/598366/


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The tech industry is producing a rising din. Our bodies can’t adapt.

http://zpr.io/tRDfu

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This is pretty interesting


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A NASA engineer has published plans for an engine that could accelerate a rocket without using propellant. But there are questions over whether it could work

http://zpr.io/tRyvL

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https://www.popularmechanics.com/technology/infrastructure/a29426711/da-vinci-bridge/


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If accepted at the time, the design would have likely revolutionized architecture.

http://zpr.io/tRyDf

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