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Super-distant black hole is eating half a sun a year and blasting its leftovers at Earth

Astronomers have made the most distant observation of a black hole ripping apart a star and feasting upon it, thanks to a jet of stellar “leftovers” blasted directly towards Earth. Because the jet is directed straight at Earth, the violent destruction of the star by this black hole, which astronomers call a tidal disruption event …

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Fragments of a meteorite recovered in the English village of Winchcombe in February 2021.

The meteorite that landed in an English village last year is the most pristine ever seen

A meteorite that lit up the sky above an English village last year is almost as pristine as samples collected by space probes and contains the “right” kind of hydrogen to explain water on Earth, scientists say. A huge furor erupted when a fireball rattled through the evening sky above southwestern England on Feb. 28, …

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The career insights I'm bringing back to academia after a year at Google

The career insights I’m bringing back to academia after a year at Google

A stint working at Google showed Olivier Müller how to make the right choices for himself rather than caring too much what others think.Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty In the summer, I left Google after working there as an analyst for a year. After my departure, I posted a series of tweets sharing some of my reflections …

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This 28-year-old makes $189,000 a year from 7 income streams: '3 side hustles you can start for $50 or less'

This 28-year-old makes $189,000 a year from 7 income streams: ‘3 side hustles you can start for $50 or less’

In 2018, I started experimenting with side hustles to pay off my $40,000 of debt in credit cards and student loans. Today, I’ve accomplished that goal — and more. In 2021, I built enough income streams to quit my $98,500-per-year engineering job and work on my businesses full-time. At 28 years old, I am my …

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Kuo: New 14-Inch and 16-Inch MacBook Pro to Enter Production This Year and Might Still Have 5nm Chips

Rumor: New 14-Inch and 16-Inch MacBook Pros Delayed Until Next Year

Contrary to rumors that Apple will announce new 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pros powered by the yet to be announced M2 Pro and ‌M2‌ Max chips in November, a new rumor has suggested that Apple will instead release the new laptops next year. According to a post from the account “yeux1122” on the Korean blog …

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The 20 Richest Tech Billionaires Have Lost Nearly Half a Trillion Dollars This Year

The 20 Richest Tech Billionaires Have Lost Nearly Half a Trillion Dollars This Year

The 20 richest tech billionaires have collectively lost nearly half a trillion dollars this year amid the stock market’s sharp tumble, a loss of wealth that is more than the market values ​​of all but seven companies in the S&P 500. The world’s richest tech moguls—including Mark Zuckerberg, Bill Gates and Larry Ellison—have seen more …

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Apple Reportedly Planning to Release Larger 16-Inch iPad Next Year

Apple Reportedly Planning to Release Larger 16-Inch iPad Next Year

Apple is developing a larger 16-inch iPad that it hopes to release in the fourth quarter of 2023, according to a report today from The Information‘s Wayne Ma. This would be the largest-ever iPad model, topping the 12.9-inch iPad Pro. “A 16-inch iPad would likely be geared towards creative professionals such as graphic artists and …

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