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Slashdot:
Los Angeles is Finally Ditching Coal -- and Replacing It With Another Polluting Fuel
How To Escape the 'Hyperactive Hivemind' of Modern Work
Machine Learning Has Been Used To Automatically Translate Long-Lost Languages
Scientists Could Use Aerogel Sheets To Make Mars Surface Fit For Farming
Elon Musk's Neuralink Will Detail Progress in Computer-Brain Interface
Social Media, But Not Video Games, Linked To Depression In Teens, Says Study
Jet-Powered Flyboard Soars Over Paris For Bastille Day Parade
Broadcom and Symantec End Buyout Talks
Colleges Graduate 10,000 This Year With Masters In Data Science Degrees
Ajit Pai's New Gift To Cable Companies Would Kill Local Fees and Rules
Scotland Produced Enough Wind Energy To Power All Its Homes Twice Over
Facebook's Libra Cryptocurrency Could Be Misused By Terrorists, Says Treasury Chief Mnuchin
Amazon Warehouse Workers Around the World Are Striking For Prime Day
To Break Google's Monopoly On Search, Make Its Index Public
AI Has a Compute Dependency Problem, Facebook VP Says
 
Slashdot - science:
Machine Learning Has Been Used To Automatically Translate Long-Lost Languages
Scientists Could Use Aerogel Sheets To Make Mars Surface Fit For Farming
Elon Musk's Neuralink Will Detail Progress in Computer-Brain Interface
Intel's Pohoiki Beach is a Neuromorphic Computer Capable of Simulating 8 Million Neurons
A Cell Tower In the Swiss Alps Is Struck By Lightning More Than 100 Times a Year
NASA Funds Company To 3D-Print Spacecraft Parts in Orbit
India Plans Historic Launch of a Rocket to the Moon
Doing Five Things Could Decrease Your Risk of Alzheimer's By 60%
IQ Test Scores Increased For a Century. But Did it Help?
Amazon's Alexa Will Deliver NHS Medical Advice in the UK
Inside 'Starshot', the Audacious Plan To Shoot Tiny Ships To Alpha Centauri
Carbon Nanotube Device Channels Heat Into Light
A New Study Uses Camera Footage To Track the Frequency of Bystander Intervention
Billions of Air Pollution Particles Found in Hearts of City Dwellers
Fatal Accident With Metal Straw Highlights a Risk
 
SoylentNews:
Microsoft Office 365 Banned in German Schools after Privacy Violations
The Way a Single Neuron Processes Information is Never the Same
Protesters Block Road in Attempt to Halt Thirty Meter Telescope Construction
Ebola Outbreak: First Case Discovered in DRC's Goma City, Home to 2 Million People
SpaceX and NASA Investigation Identifies Cause of Crew Dragon Explosion
NASA's Original Apollo 11 Moon Landing Footage is Up for Auction
New Election Systems Use Vulnerable Software
Visa's Vision for the Future of Payments is Password-Free
Congress Mobilizes on Cyber Threats to Electric Grid
French Inventor Sails on his Flyboard Above Champs-Elysees During Bastille Parade
Stanford Study Suggests Dark Matter is Lighter and More Elusive than Previously Thought
`Agent Smith' Infects 25 Million Android Devices Globally; Makes WhatsApp, Opera and SwiftKey Clones
Oculus Co-Founder Says there is No Market for VR Gaming
Astronomers Think They’ve Spotted a Moon Forming Around an Exoplanet
European Satellite-Navigation System Galileo Experiences Outage
Mini-Model of Stonehenge Reveals How Voices Would Have Carried in Original Ancient Monument
Novel Nanoparticles Deliver CRISPR Gene Editing Tools Into the Cell With Much Higher Efficiency
The FBI Plans More Social Media Surveillance
QNAPCrypt Malware Targets NAS Servers
101 Million Evite Accounts Breached
 
Hacker News:
Google Protest Leader Meredith Whittaker Is Leaving the Company
Show HN: OctoSQL – Query and Join multiple databases and files, written in Go
Going Quiet: More States Are Hiding 911 Recordings
Raspberry Pi 4 Review
Jeison: An Emacs library for declarative JSON parsing
Apollo 11 50th Anniversary
Elsa: Emacs Lisp Static Analyzer
Vugu: Modern UI Library for Go+WebAssembly
The helicopter team that films the Tour de France is one of a kind
IndieAuth – a federated login protocol using one's own domain name
Tesla employees say they took shortcuts, worked through harsh conditions
Lunar Eclipse: An Email to a Daughter and Son-in-Law
Before Silicon Valley got nasty the Pirates of Analog Alley fought it out (2014)
In search of the sea wolf along Canada’s coast (2015)
Memory Checking
A material way to make Mars habitable
We can't get enough of audiobooks
Ownership and Borrowing in D
The Murderer, the Writer, the Reckoning
King – Man + Woman = King?
 
Science daily:
The protein that gives identical cells individuality
VR lullaby machine shown to induce tranquil pre-sleep states
Scientists uncover mechanism behind development of viral infections
Black plastics could create renewable energy
Flies may also spread disease among monkeys and apes
Backed in black: How to get people to buy more produce
Private land conservation research underrepresents geographical regions and stakeholders
Tracking down climate change with radar eyes
New Hubble constant measurement adds to mystery of universe's expansion rate
Gut microbes protect against neurologic damage from viral infections
Study identifies potential markers of lung cancer
Electrical engineers develop 'beyond 5G' wireless transceiver
A genomic barcode tracker for immune cells
Human pancreas on a chip opens new possibilities for studying disease
Differences in genes impact response to cryptococcus infection
Flood prediction model developed
Effectiveness of using natural enemies to combat pests depends on surroundings
Genetic study reveals metabolic origins of anorexia
Thirty years of unique data reveal what's really killing coral reefs
Dietary quality influences microbiome composition in human colonic mucosa
 
PhysOrg news:
Earthquake damage: Americans unaware of risk, focus on response instead of prevention
Ion wind technology breakthrough takes flight
Private land conservation research underrepresents geographical regions and stakeholders
War's physical toll can last for generations, as it has for the children of the Vietnam War
As flood risks increase across the US, it's time to recognize the limits of levees
When migrants go home, they bring back money, skills and ideas that can change a country
Interlayers help perovskite crystallisation for high-performance light-emitting diodes
New species of tree discovered in Tanzania mountains
Four Corners' forced labour exposé shows why you might be wearing slave-made clothes
Direct synthesis of hydrogen peroxide using TS-1 supported catalysts
Megadrought caused mega biodiversity loss
When and where Nile crocodiles attack
Birds of a feather flock together to keep their options open, say scientists
Vast subsidies keeping the fossil fuel industry afloat should be put to better use
ATLAS Experiment finds evidence of charge asymmetry in top-quark pairs
Ancient DNA extracted from Neanderthal fossils of Gibraltar for the first time
A layer of 'aerogel' could make Mars habitable and even enable life to develop there
Radiation from atomic testing in Marshall Islands still too high for human habitation
How tech firms make us feel like we own their apps—and how that benefits them
Gaia's biggest operation since launch