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Hubble delivers hints of water on Earth-like TRAPPIST-1 system

The star itself, an ultra-cool dwarf, would appear about three times larger than our own Sun does in Earth's skies. If the planets had little or no water to start with, the destruction of water molecules by UV radiation could spell the end of the planets' habitability.

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Ohio State Flexes Muscles in Big Ten Victory Over Indiana

The Indiana Hoosiers are attempting to pull off the biggest upset in college football against No. 2 Ohio State . A drive that fed running back JK Dobbins allowed Ohio State to come back and make it much closer , though, going into the half at 14-13.

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Bottas pips Hamilton in Monza practice

Kimi Raikkonen was fourth in the second Ferrari , more than half a second beyond the reach of Dutchman Max Verstappen in the leading Red Bull and almost a full second clear of Daniel Ricciardo in the second Renault powered machine. Our long-running wasn't ideal. Sometimes you show more or sometimes you show less. We are ok, but we are not quite where l think we can be. In some ways we were lucky to have it all dry for a change but a wet one always makes it that much more exciting.

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Kenya's SC orders rerun of disputed presidential election

Citing "irregularities" in the country's recent presidential election , Kenya's supreme court has nullified the election results in a shocking ruling on Friday. Odinga, speaking after the ruling, called it "a very historic day for the people of Kenya and by extension the people of Africa ". According to reports, the Supreme Court stated that irregularities had marred the integrity of the election which was won by incumbent president of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta .

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Indie Developers Support Nintendo Switch With Upcoming Games

Of all the games Nintendo unveiled during the Nindies Summer Showcase on Wednesday, none received quite as much attention as Travis Strikes Again , a new game set in the No More Heroes universe. "And it'll be centered around Travis - Travis co-starring with an indie star". Though that might sound similar to the likes of the Oculus Rift and the HTC Vive, the technical constraints of the era meant the experience was uncomfortable and games only displayed in a depressing shade of red.

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Nest's new thermostat is its most affordable yet

Nest says it's saved almost 14 billion kWh of energy so far, and found in a study that it shaves 12 to 15 percent off most customers' heating bills. "But with a friendlier, streamlined design that fits into any home", Nest explains . To do that, we needed to simplify. After a period of highly publicized drama, Nest Labs has been mostly quiet over the past year. When I asked Veron why Nest's "cheaper" thermostat still costs $169, he said that's just what it costs to build a Nest-quality ...