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Owning a car can be an exciting experience, but picking an insurance policy can be overwhelming. Insurance experts discuss the top considerations when looking for car insurance. Press Release – May 20, 2022 08:00 AEST MELBOURNE, Australia, May 20, 2022 (Newswire.com) – According to leading car and motorbike insurance specialist eric Insurance, the top consideration when looking at car insurance options is how much it will cost to replace the car. Replacing a new or valuable car can be quite expensive, which is why vehicle owners should be looking at Comprehensive Car Insurance.  eric Insurance also explains that the cost…

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Everyone has been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, but a new study by Lude Franke and colleagues of the University of Groningen, Netherlands finds that some individuals weathered the stress of the pandemic better than others, in part, due to their genetics. The new study is publishing May 12th in the open-access journal PLOS Genetics. How a person perceives their quality of life depends on a combination of factors that include the genes they inherited from their parents and their environment — a mix of nature and nurture. Studying genes related to quality of life can be complicated, but the…

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A system for trapping sunlight as thermal energy within molecules and then converting it to electricity could be a portable replacement for batteries Technology 13 May 2022 By Rachel Parsons This liquid can store sunshineChalmers University of Technology A rechargeable device that stores thermal energy from the sun in a liquid or solid form and converts it to electricity when needed could one day be used to power your smartphone and eliminate the need for batteries. Kasper Moth-Poulsen at Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden, and his colleagues have designed a substance consisting of molecules made up of carbon,…

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Fans of WWE 2K19 and WWE 2K20 will have to start thinking about upgrading to the latest game if they want to keep playing online, with 2K announcing that support for the older games’ online features will be shut down at the end of June. The studio has said that the reason for sunsetting the older games is so it can focus on supporting this year’s release, WWE 2K22.The servers will be shut down on June 30, 2022, at which point all online functions for both WWE 2K19 and 2K20 will be unavailable–this includes online matches, downloading or uploading community-created…

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As Israel celebrates 74th Independence Day, Zelensky said the comments by Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov had outraged the world Published: MAY 5, 2022 00:59 Updated: MAY 5, 2022 01:34 Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky (photo credit: NIR ELIAS/REUTERS, UKRAINIAN PRESIDENTIAL PRESS SERVICE/REUTERS) Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Thursday said he had spoken to Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett and discussed the “scandalous and completely unacceptable remarks” by Russia’s foreign minister about Hitler.The call came as Israel celebrates its 74th Independence Day.In an early morning video address, Zelensky said the comments by Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov had…

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Home References (Image credit: Getty Images) Keto diet vs low carb: what’s the difference and which is better? Although the two diets both involve cutting carbs and can help with weight loss, the keto diet (short for ketogenic) is a far more restrictive way of eating and involves limiting carb intake and eating a high amount of fat, with moderate protein.“Keto means the body has switched into ketosis and is using fat instead of glucose for fuel,” says diet expert Heidi Normanton, founder of Heylo. “Meanwhile low carb diets limit the amount of carbohydrates consumed, especially simple and refined ones…

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Home News Science & Astronomy Sometimes things are messy in the universe. NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory discovered intermediate-mass black hole that are devouring thousands of stars in more than two dozen galaxies. Chandra discovered that black holes can form at any point in the universe’s past. Chandra surveyed 108 galaxies and found 29 with strong X-ray signatures. These signatures are emitted from densely populated clusters located at the centers of smaller and mid-sized galaxies. Black holes produce Xrays when they consume gas ripped off a star. As it waits, the gas forms a spiraling disk of accretion around the black…

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Netflix suffered its first subscriber loss in more than a decade, causing its shares to plunge 25% in extended trading amid concerns that the pioneering streaming service may have already seen its best daysBy MICHAEL LIEDTKE AP Technology Writer20 April 2022, 02:10• 5 min readSAN FRANCISCO — Netflix suffered its first subscriber loss in more than a decade, causing its shares to plunge 25% in extended trading amid concerns that the pioneering streaming service may have already seen its best days.The company’s customer base fell by 200,000 subscribers during the January-March period, according to its quarterly earnings report released Tuesday.…

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