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Two Florida ports cancel plans to ink pacts with Cuba

But U.S. -Cuba trade experts question Scott's move. Port authorities along the U.S. Southern coast are strong proponents of increased trade and travel with Cuba, and some have expressed interest in using Mariel, located on the northwest coast of the Caribbean island, as a transshipment hub.

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Doomsday Clock: Apocalypse is near by 30 seconds

It's a dramatic statement, but the clock's annual movement is determined by a board of preeminent global security and scientific experts, including 15 Nobel laureates. "But when that person is the new president of the United States, his words matter", wrote two members of the clock's committee - retired U.S. Rear Admiral (and Professor) David Titley and theoretical physicist Lawrence M.

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Boeing Unveils Designer Spacesuits for Shuttle to International Space Station

Other new developments are touchscreen-sensitive gloves and vents that give astronauts the option to be cooler but can still fill the suit with pressure immediately. Each leg also features storage space, where astronauts can put a survival kit and personal items. Boeing showed off its new Boeing spacesuit on January 25 in a Facebook Live video of the company.

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Scientists Plan March on D.C.

The event's original Facebook group , which is now only accessible to members, had only a handful of subscribers on Wednesday morning but grew to more than 350,000 people by that evening. "Slashing funding and restricting scientists from communicating their findings (from tax-funded research!) with the public is absurd and can not be allowed to stand as policy", organizers wrote.

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Tim Peake, Britain's first official astronaut, is returning to space

During the visit to the Novium Museum, Maj Peake held a question and answer session with pupils from his former schools. "It's what every astronaut wants to do", he said . After being home, he gave a surprised announcement on Thursday at the science museum , because his spacecraft remained on display in London museum for attraction, a year ago when it was back.

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NASA Joins Federal Agency Network against Trump Policy

While the official NASA account appears to still be tweeting about climate change for now, hundreds of thousands of people are now putting pressure on Trump to keep his hands off of the agency's research. Some of those running the other alternative accounts also claimed to be disgruntled government agency workers, at least going by their tweets. It quickly gained more than one million followers.