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A new study claims that Mars was covered by 984 feet deep oceans 4.5 billion years ago

The Red Planet was once BLUE: Mars was covered by 984ft-deep oceans 4.5 billion years ago

Now a desolate red desert, a new study has claimed that Mars was once actually predominantly blue. While researchers have long agreed that our red neighbor once held water, just how much water it had was subject to debate. Now, a new study has revealed that 4.5 billion years ago, Mars was covered by 984ft …

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Rocket Report: SLS boosters may expire in December;  Blue Origin delivers the BE-4s

Rocket Report: SLS boosters may expire in December; Blue Origin delivers the BE-4s

Enlarge / This photo shows the two side-mounted boosters of this week’s Falcon Heavy launch landing in Florida. Trevor Mahlmann Welcome to Edition 5.16 of the Rocket Report! If you’re counting, there are now fewer than 60 days until the end of 2022. How many more US rockets will make their debut before the end …

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Musk teases new Twitter verification system.  Some with blue checks are seeing red.

Musk teases new Twitter verification system. Some with blue checks are seeing red.

Critics of Elon Musk’s Twitter takeover say any plan to charge users for identity verification could make information on the site less trustworthy and more vulnerable to manipulation — devaluing the company. Currently, notable users can receive the verification for free provided by them meet a series of qualifications. Musk appeared to confirm rumors Tuesday …

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Musk teases new Twitter verification system.  Some with blue checks are seeing red.

Musk teases new Twitter verification system. Some with blue checks are seeing red.

Critics of Elon Musk’s Twitter takeover say any plan to charge users for identity verification could make information on the site less trustworthy and more vulnerable to manipulation — devaluing the company. The idea of ​​a monthly fee for the blue verification checkmark by users’ names was reported Sunday by Casey Newton’s tech-focused newsletter Platformer. …

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Elon Musk orders Twitter staff to work 24/7 on 'blue tick' charge

Elon Musk orders Twitter staff to work 24/7 on ‘blue tick’ charge

Elon Musk has ordered Twitter staff to work around the clock to implement a charge on users to keep their verified “blue tick”, as the new owner of the social media company seeks to stamp his mark on the business. The renewed push into subscription revenues comes as Twitter braces itself for a potential backlash …

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Following Google, Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg takes aim at the green and blue bubbles of Apple's iMessage

Following Google, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg takes aim at the green and blue bubbles of Apple’s iMessage

Zuckerberg is trying to put WhatsApp above Apple’s iMessage on interoperability and privacy. He said the Facebook-owned app is actually “far more private and secure” than Apple’s. Apple’s recent privacy changes proved a major hit to Facebook’s ad-based business. Loading Something is loading. Thanks for signing up! Access your favorite topics in a personalized feed …

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Takeaways from Kentucky Basketball's Big Blue Madness 2022

Takeaways from Kentucky Basketball’s Big Blue Madness 2022

Kentucky Men’s and Women’s Basketball welcomed Big Blue Nation into Rupp Arena Friday night for another year of Big Blue Madness, the biggest spectacle in all of college basketball practice. This year, the festivities got off to a great start with a surprise commitment from Aaron Bradshawthe five-star center who happened to be in attendance …

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Keys to the Mariners' improbable 10-9 victory over the Blue Jays

Keys to the Mariners’ improbable 10-9 victory over the Blue Jays

Yesterday’s game was so wild we’re still all processing it, but similar to what we did with Friday’s win, let’s attempt to break down what helped the Mariners walk away from the Rogers Center headed to the ALDS. Also, forget keys to the game, I’m naming them Keymasters, yes I did just recently re-watch Ghostbusters, …

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‘Pale blue dot’ planets like Earth may make up only 1% of potentially habitable worlds

Earth-like worlds with similar land-to-ocean ratios to our planet’s may be exceedingly rare. According to a new study, Earth-like planets with about 30% of their surface covered by exposed continental land may make up only 1% of rocky worlds in stars’ habitable zones, the areas around stars where liquid water can exist on a planet’s …

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