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India’s Chandrayaaan-2 lunar lander sent back a gorgeous photo of the moon

ISRO India’s Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft just captured a mesmerizing photo of its view of the moon, just weeks before it lands there. The spacecraft reached the moon’s orbit on Tuesday after launching on July 22. On Thursday, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) tweeted the first photo of the moon captured by the uncrewed mission’s spacecraft.  […]

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LG UltraFine Display 24MD4KL review

LG UltraFine Display 24MD4KL “LG’s UltraFine is only for hardcore Mac fans, but they’ll love it.” Color accurate panel optimized for creative workflows Lots of ports that are easily accessible Versatile mounting options No legacy ports, lacks Windows support Thick bezels are clunky MSRP $ 699.95 Using monitor buttons feels like traveling back in time. […]

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Next-gen wearables will analyze your sweat, and UC Berkeley has prototypes

University of California, Berkeley Your sweat can reveal a whole lot about you — and a next-generation wearable skin sensor promises to analyze your perspiration to extract that information. Developed by researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, the sensors can detect the individual components in your sweat. While that sounds kind of gross, Ali […]

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NEC MultiSync PA271Q

As a professional-grade 27-inch monitor, the NEC MultiSync PA271Q ($ 1,299) supports a wealth of preset color spaces for photographers, graphic artists, and video editors. It matches that focus with real-world talents, too: It showed good color accuracy in our formal testing. It’s a very capable panel that most creative pros not operating at 4K […]

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This viral Instagram hoax duped A-listers — and the man overseeing our nuclear arsenal

Secretary of Energy Rick Perry. (Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post) August 21 at 2:27 PM The ramifications of Instagram’s supposedly new “rule where they can use your photos” weren’t totally clear. But the warnings multiplied rapidly online: Your posts could end up being leveraged against you in court cases. There was some sort of deadline to […]