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If any extraterrestrial species do exist in our stellar neighborhood, this might be our best chance yet at finding them. Ross 128 is the "quietest" nearby star to host such a temperate exoplanet . With the data from HARPS, the team found that Ross 128 b orbits 20 times closer than the Earth orbits the Sun. This makes them very good targets in the search for exoplanets and so they are increasingly being studied.
  • Google Maps getting updated to make it easier to see important details

    Google Maps getting updated to make it easier to see important details

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    What do you think of this important change? If you access the Source linked below you can see a cheat sheet of the new colors and icons to help you know what to expect. Other categories include shopping, entertainment/leisure, health, services, outdoor, transport, and civil services/worship. These changes to the Maps feature will also be rolled out to the other apps that incorporate Google Maps information, like Assistant, Search, Earth and Android Auto .
  • Philo Excludes Sports With New Live TV Streaming Service

    Philo Excludes Sports With New Live TV Streaming Service

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    The hook of the latest internet TV service is a low price and no sports channels. The $16-per-month tier offers more than 35 channels including A&E, AMC, Animal Planet, BBC America, Comedy Central , Discovery Channel, Food Network, HGTV, MTV , Nickelodeon, Nick Jr., TLC and Viceland.
  • Philly judge in Meek Mill case accused of vendetta

    Philly judge in Meek Mill case accused of vendetta

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    Representatives of Mill are calling for another judge to oversee the alleged violation, which relates to a drug and weapons case in 2009. It was also reported that Brinkley repeatedly asked Meek to sign with Philadelphia-based music manager Charlie Mack , who is reportedly acquainted with Brinkley.
  • Nintendo mulls new Mario CGI movie

    Nintendo mulls new Mario CGI movie

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    Nintendo hasn't exactly been eager to jump back into the cinematic space in the past couple decades, and a lot of that trepidation can be traced back to the box office flop known as 1993's Super Mario Bros . film and then go and buy a Switch or 3DS handheld. The agreement could allow Illumination to make multiple " Super Mario " movies, though only one is now planned, this person added.
  • Destiny 2 Expansion - Curse Of Osiris

    Destiny 2 Expansion - Curse Of Osiris

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    It also presents a new "final boss" for players to shoot. You set out on a quest to Mercury to find Osiris, the most power Warlock to ever live, and the key to repelling this new threat. Some surmised that it would be additional content on the massive Leviathan ship, and others thought that it would be a reworked Vault of Glass, the original Raid from the first Destiny game.
  • Leonid meteor shower peaks Friday and Saturday

    Leonid meteor shower peaks Friday and Saturday

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    The Leonid meteor shower happens every year around November 17 or 18, as Earth crosses the orbital path of Comet Tempel-Tuttle, according to EarthSky . It is possible to see the Lenoid showers with the naked eye, so you won't need any special equipment. The annual shower began November 5 and will end November 30, but the forecasting service says best viewing will be between midnight Friday and dawn Saturday morning.
  • Arsene Wenger plays down talk of Arsenal board reviewing his position

    Arsene Wenger plays down talk of Arsenal board reviewing his position

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    However, much to everyone's surprise, the Frenchman was awarded a new two-year deal, taking his stay in North London to nearly 23 years if he sees out his contract. "I don't know more than you". 'I didn't need to worry about it and I didn't think about it - not for one minute, ' said Sterling. "Yes of course (I'd be tempted) because my life is linked with football and, depending on my physical state, but until the end of my life I will be on football".
  • StarCraft 2 is now free-to-play

    StarCraft 2 is now free-to-play

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    Meanwhile, Ranked Multiplayer will only be available after you complete 10 "First Wins of the Day" in Unranked Multiplayer or Versus AI matches. StarCraft II is available now on PC, Mac, and Linux, and has moved to a free-to-play structure that allows players to experience the " Wings of Liberty " single-player campaign, play co-op missions with friends, and more, while having the option to purchase the game's expansions and other add-on content.
  • Google's Job Search Engine Improved With New Tools

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    Now the tech giant wants to try to make the process a little easier. "Having easy access to what the potential salary happens to be for a given role allows consumers to more intelligently conduct their job search and negotiate a new opportunity".
  • HTC Announces Standalone HTC Vive Focus

    HTC Announces Standalone HTC Vive Focus

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    There is no confirmation on whether the VR headset will be made available in western markets. In other words, the Vive Focus can be used everywhere without any PC or base stations. A visitor checks out a Vive Focus at a developer conference held in Beijing. Without the need to be attached to a personal computer or a smartphone, Vive Focus, as the new product is called, provides unlimited freedom of mobility while reducing the total cost for users to own a premium VR device.
  • Brad Paisley coming to Lincoln for arena show

    Brad Paisley coming to Lincoln for arena show

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    Brad Paisley is hitting the road next year, and the country star will stop in Lincoln. Paisley is a singer, songwriter, guitarist and entertainer whose talents have earned him numerous awards, including three Grammys, two American Music Awards, 14 Academy of Country Music Awards and 14 Country Music Association Awards , among many others.