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What Could Be In Wikileak's Giant 349GB "Insurance" File?

What Could Be In Wikileak's Giant 349GB "Insurance" File? | News we like | Scoop.it
Wikileaks has stirred up its share of trouble in its day, but it might be up to something more. The site's been posting links to a trio of encrypted files pretty insistently on Facebook, and one of them is a whopping 349GB.
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Catholic Spies in the New World? Relics Pose New Puzzle About Early American Colony

Catholic Spies in the New World? Relics Pose New Puzzle About Early American Colony | News we like | Scoop.it
A recently unearthed burial in Jamestown, Virginia, from the early 1600s, shows signs of Catholic rituals that are hard to explain in a colony set against the Pope -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com...
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NSA will destroy millions of American calling records 'as soon as possible'

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On Monday, the Obama administration said in a statement phone records would no longer be examined in terrorism investigations after 29 November The Obama administration has decided that the National Security Agency will soon stop examining – and...
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NSA to stop using bulk US phone data in November

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The National Security Agency will cease its access to most bulk data collected under a controversial surveillance program in November, but retain records for litigation purposes, officials said Monday.
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Reshaping the solar spectrum to turn light to electricity

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When it comes to installing solar cells, labor cost and the cost of the land to house them constitute the bulk of the expense. The solar cells—made often of silicon or cadmium telluride—rarely cost more than 20 percent of the total cost.
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Next two Galileo satellites reach Europe's Spaceport

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Europe's ninth and tenth Galileo satellites have crossed the Atlantic, touching down in French Guiana ahead of their joint launch this September.
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Can You Solve Isaac Newton's Tree Puzzle?

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This week’s puzzle is not about gravity, though you’d be excused for suspecting as much. After all, when most people read “Isaac Newton” and “tree” in the same sentence, they think also of falling apples.
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Chinese Company Unveils Fully-Functional 3D-Printed Villas That Can Be Assembled in Three Hours

Chinese Company Unveils Fully-Functional 3D-Printed Villas That Can Be Assembled in Three Hours | News we like | Scoop.it
3D-printed homes aren’t exactly new, but the rapid progress made in this new industry never cease to amaze us here at Oddity Central.
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France approves 'Big Brother' surveillance powers despite UN concern

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UN says powers given to intelligence agencies, which include phone-tapping and computer-hacking, are ‘excessively broad’ and intrusive France’s highest authority on constitutional matters has approved a controversial bill that gives the state...
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Why the internet of things favours dominance

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Tech developers face huge complexity building applications for connected environments – leading to the reinforcement of power hierarchies
The grand vision of the internet of things is currently an exercise in imagination.
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3 Questions: Michel DeGraff on Haiti’s new policy for teaching in Kreyòl

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MIT scholar, and advocate of native-language instruction, backs linguistic change.
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Wind energy provides 8% of Europe's electricity

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EU's grid connected cumulative capacity in 2014 reached 129 GW, meeting 8% of European electricity demand, equivalent to the combined annual consumption of Belgium, the Netherlands, Greece and Ireland.
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Smart building monitoring to respond to all climate conditions

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The energy consumption of buildings is on the rise in Europe. This is due to ageing housing stock.
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Inquiry needed into GCHQ’s operations | Letters

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Canon Collins Educational and Legal Assistance Trust is alarmed both that GCHQ has been monitoring and retaining the electronic communications of the Legal Resources Centre and other international NGOs and, despite breaches of process, that this...
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The clever way to open a wine bottle without a corkscrew

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Here’s how one of the best restaurants in the world, Eleven Madison Park, opens a bottle of wine when the wine is especially old and the cork is possibly all crumbly: they use burning hot metal tongs to heat up bottle so it can be ‘magically’...
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Recall Shows That a Hack Attack on Car Controls Is a Credible Threat

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After years of downplaying threats, carmakers are forced to admit that their vehicles are vulnerable to serious cybersecurity attacks
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Windows 10: ten things you need to know before it launches

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It’s free! It’s out tomorrow! It has Minecraft!
… for a bit. For some people. Continue reading...
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France and the UK are on the edge of Kafkaesque surveillance

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Surveillance laws being debated around the world should avoid the recent fate of the French – and the scorn of Franz Kafka
The problem of our laws, wrote Kafka, is that they can involve arbitrary, secretive acts on the part of elites.
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Classic Paintings Paired With Funny Text Messages Let You See Them In New Light

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Orazio Gentileschi, Judith and Her Maidservant with the Head of Holofernes, 1624

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14 Absurd Things Tumblr Can Teach You About The English Language

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While the "microblogging platform" known as Tumblr is essentially a large horde of teens knotted together by invisible strands of WiFi, it is also a sometime place of great revelations. After all, when
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Creating standards for the internet of things – live webchat

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Join us at 1pm (BST) on 28 July to discuss how standards for the internet of things can be developed to ensure interoperability, privacy and security The kind of format war familiar to most of us is the battle for the territory beneath our...
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An Auto-Inflating Bulletproof Vest Will Do Anything To Keep You Alive

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In the movies you see people falling into water after getting shot all the time.
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Obama calls Hollande to promise NSA is no longer spying on French president

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Vague communique leaves unclear extent of US spying in FranceFrance expresses displeasure by summoning US ambassadorBarack Obama has assured the French president, François Hollande, that American intelligence services are no longer tapping his phone.
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Generate Electricity with a Lemon Battery

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A tingly science project from Science Buddies
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Perovskite solar technology shows quick energy returns

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Solar panels are an investment—not only in terms of money, but also energy. It takes energy to mine, process and purify raw materials, and then to manufacture and install the final product.
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Where is solar power headed?

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Most experts agree that to have a shot at curbing the worst impacts of climate change, we need to extricate our society from fossil fuels and ramp up our use of renewable energy.
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