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Stanford Study: Playing Pokémon For Hours Helped Your Brain

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Reading Time: 2 minutes Stanford researchers identify brain region activated by Pokémon characters You remember all those times your parents yelled at you about playing your Nintendo Gameboy during dinner? Well, now you can tell them that their concerns, while well-intentioned, were meaningless. That is thanks to science. If anyone questions you again about playing too much Pokémon, you can pull out this Stanford

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Drone Delivery Startup ‘Zipline’ is Saving Lives Around the World

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Reading Time: 2 minutes Zipline takes flight in Ghana, making it the world’s largest drone-delivery network Zipline, the drone delivery service, now has access to over 170 different kinds of vaccines, blood products, and medications. They deliver to about 2,500 health facilities. Their reach is 22 million people. A lot of these people would have died if it wasn’t for this startup that is

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HBO to Debut Documentary Game of Thrones: The Last Watch

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Reading Time: 2 minutes The project’s director Jeanie Finlay was given “unprecedented access.” With the final season of Game of Thrones around the corner, HBO decided to drop even more good news for fans. Season 8 will start on April 14th and go until May 19th. The network says that a week later, fans will have the opportunity to a two-hour making-of documentary chronicling all

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The Secret Behind How NASA Found New A New Form of DNA

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Reading Time: 2 minutes NASA finds new form of DNA while in search for Alien life! Scientist funded by NASA has discovered a new kind of DNA structure. It can hold as well as transmit large sums of data and information. NASA believes this will allow them to find alien life. With this discovery, it brings into question the potential for alternative forms of

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Spider-Man: Far From Home Trailer And Analysis

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Reading Time: 2 minutes The Spider-Man: Far From Home trailer is finally with us. Peter Parker is quick to let everyone know that he will not be a “friendly neighborhood Spider-Man.” We also get something that has not been seen in the history of the franchise films. That is Peter Parker out of the country. In the trailer, we get our first look at

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My Internet Sucks… But Astronauts Will Soon Have Faster Internet in Space

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Reading Time: 2 minutes Beaming Up The Space Internet       NASA partnered with Hewlett-Packard Enterprise (HPE). Together they have created a new supercomputer in order to provide (HPC) high-performance computing. It will be sent 254 miles above the earth’s surface. It is called Spaceborne Computer is a system that will be the first to make it to the ISS.  It has officially

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