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planetary.org — After months of unrelated political turmoil, multiple stop-gap spending bills, and an unprecedented government shutdown that shuttered the U.S. space program for 35 days, legislation providing NASA's 2019 budget was finally signed into law today. Remarkably, NASA did very well in the end. Congress …
16.02.2019 0 comments From Alex
ladbible.com — If you won the lottery, the first thing people would most likely want to know is what you'd spend your winnings on (jetpack, corgi and a butler, in case you're interested). But the second thing people tend to ask when discussing hypothetical lottery wins is whether you would remain anonymous or go …
13.02.2019 0 comments From Alex
bloomberg.com — The six biggest U.S. banks have never had a $100 billion year. Until now. Goldman Sachs Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co. and their peers have already reported more than $111 billion of profit for 2018. Morgan Stanley will only make that number bigger when it releases its fourth-quarter results …
17.01.2019 0 comments From Alex
time.com — The streaming service Netflix has been paying billions for content and needs to cover its costs. Here's why Netflix is raising prices again. Netflix is raising prices on its most popular subscription streaming service to $13 a month from $11. While paying more is never fun, subscribers should get r…
17.01.2019 0 comments From Alex
nypost.com — Sambuca for a buck — this could be the destination real estate deal of 2019. Local officials in the hilltop town on southern Italy's island of Sicily have put dozens of homes on the market for €1. Yes, that translates to just over one American dollar — for villas with panoramic views of the Mediter…
17.01.2019 0 comments From Alex
iflscience.com — From towns in the American midwest to those further afield, here are some of the places officially willing to pay you to move to them. Full Article >>
27.12.2018 0 comments From Alex
cnbc.com — Two benchmark U.S. stock indexes are careening toward a historically bad December. Both the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 are on pace for their worst December performance since 1931, when stocks were battered during the Great Depression. The Dow and S&P 500 are down 7.8 perce…
18.12.2018 0 comments From Alex
ladbible.com — Kenya has scrapped images of presidents on their coins in exchange for wildlife, in what is believed to be an attempt to prevent the glorification of the country's leaders. The Central Bank of Kenya unveiled the new one, five, 10 and 20 shilling coins which feature a giraffe, rhino, lion and an ele…
17.12.2018 0 comments From Alex
people.com — Johnson & Johnson knew for decades that their baby powder had occasionally tested positive for small amounts of asbestos over the years, according to a new report. In an in-depth investigation from Reuters, which examined decades worth of internal company documents and court documents, the outl…
15.12.2018 0 comments From Alex
cnbc.com — Could you actually ditch your smartphone for a year? Vitaminwater wants to find out, and it's willing to part with $100,000 if someone can rise to the challenge. To enter the contest, you need to submit a post on Twitter or Instagram (so, yes, perhaps using a smartphone), including the hashtags #no…
14.12.2018 0 comments From Alex