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Zelle: US Banks Unite to Launch New Payment System

Several US banks on Monday announced that they would join forces to launch a new application of mobile payments between individuals, intended to compete with services...

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Sex, Babies and Guns For Sale on Facebook

Launched less than a week ago,  Facebook’s new marketplace — created to facilitate transactions between users of the social network who wish to sell their...

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Baby Has One Dad, Two Moms

The first baby conceived through a controversial new experimental technique of using DNA from two women in the embryo to prevent transmission of a hereditary disease...

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Dogs Are Genetically Programmed to Be Man’s Best Friend

Why is the dog man’s best friend? Five genes of the animal could explain this particular complicity, according to a study published Thursday in the journal...

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Underground Ocean Discovered on Saturn’s Moon Dione

An ocean of liquid water was discovered a hundred kilometers deep on the moon Dione, a moon orbiting Saturn, said Thursday the Royal Observatory of Belgium. This...

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Terror, Francklin’s Second Ship Has Indeed Been Discovered

The Canadian government confirmed Monday the discovery of Terror, the second ship of the legendary British expedition led by John Franklin, who died while exploring the...

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NASA Discovers Water Jets on the Surface of Europa

NASA astronomers announced Monday that they have detected what appears to be water steam geysers on the frozen surface of Europa, one of Jupiter’s moons, under...

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Human DNA Linked to Single Migration Out of Africa

The vast majority of current populations would be the descendants of a single wave of migrants who left Africa about 80,000 years ago, according to separate studies...