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Another life in our solar system?

Writing in the journal Science , the USA team led by Dr Hunter Waite, from the Southwest Research Institute in San Antonio, Texas, concluded: "Our analysis supports the feasibility of methanogenesis as an energy-releasing process that can occur over a wide range of geochemical conditions plausible for Enceladus' ocean".

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New device collects water from dry air by using sunlight

Investors looking for long-term safe returns might we wise to avoid putting resources into water-supply companies, because an invention just unveiled promises to free even desert-located households from the tyranny of pipelines. For each kilogram of spongelike absorber, it can produce almost 3 liters of water per day. At night the chamber is opened, allowing ambient air to diffuse through the porous MOF and water molecules to stick to its interior surfaces, gathering in groups of eight ...

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Fan violence delays Lyon-Besiktas game in Europa League

Crowd disorder delayed the start of Thursday's Europa League quarter-final between French club Lyon and Turkey's Besiktas after fans invaded the pitch, France 24 reported. It comes after the Dortmund coach was attacked as it travelled from the team hotel to the stadium on Tuesday for the Champions League tie with Monaco .

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Trump says would be 'wonderful' if US, Russia could get along

Moscow and Washington are trying to figure each other out during the first visit by a senior member of Donald Trump's administration to Russian Federation. "And we agree we want to deny a safe haven for terrorists who want to attack both of our countries". Trump replied that "it would be wonderful... if North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and our country could get along with Russian Federation".

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Uber Hit With $1.1 Million Fine Over Handling of Drunk Driver Complaints

But out of the 154 DUI complaints regulators reviewed, Uber suspended the driver within an hour of the passenger's complaint in just 22 cases - and even in those 22 cases, Uber's records offered contradictory information about whether the drivers were suspended, according to the order.

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Preorders for Galaxy S8 top 720000 units in S. Korea

Key features of Bixby, including Vision, Home and Reminder, will be available with the global launch of the Samsung Galaxy S8 on April 21. It's important for Samsung to ensure that Bixby works correctly, noted Gerrit Schneemann, a senior analyst at IHS Markit.