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It’s a race against time to ensure people vote on marriage equality in Australia

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In Australia, the deadline to enrol to vote for marriage equality is approaching fast.

How one woman is breaking ground in Major League Baseball

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Nicole Sherry, one of only two women in Major League Baseball to have the title of Head Groundskeeper, shares her experience leading her team

Mashable’s series ‘How She Works’ highlights amazing women in diverse occupations.

These women engineers had the most productive debate of the Google memo so far

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It’s hard to believe it was only a week-and-a-half ago when Google engineer James Damore’s memo arguing that women are inherently less suited for careers in tech hit the internet.

A lot has happened since then, pushing conversation about Google aside. But women engineers are still rightly discussing what Damore’s memo meant—as well as its fallout.

Billy Eichner and Metallica bond over ‘Little Mermaid’ song in ‘Carpool Karaoke’ clip

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Sometimes, all you need to become instant BFFs with someone is a shared love of Disney.

Just look at Billy Eichner and Metallica. The band seem pretty reluctant to join in with Eichner’s impassioned rendition of a song from The Little Mermaid at first — but by the end, James Hetfield is singing right along with him.

As an added bonus, the Carpool Karaoke: The Series clip above also includes a more metal…

Neil deGrasse Tyson’s nephew drops the mic on cultural appropriation

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On this episode of ‘StarTalk on Mashable,’ Neil deGrasse Tyson’s nephew, Steve Tyson drops some hip-hop knowledge and talks about cultural appropriation.

Check out the full StarTalk podcast featuring interview clips from rapper/producer Logic here.

‘Dota 2′ pro destroyed by AI player from an Elon Musk start-up

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Elon Musk, noted artificial intelligence worrywart, backs the tech firm behind a robot brain that was smart enough to take down a Dota 2 pro this week.

The showdown took the form of an exhibition match staged on Friday at The International 2017, an annual esports tournament. OpenAI’s Dota 2 bot faced off in a series of 1v1 matches against Danil “Dendi” Ishutin, a member of the top-tier team Natus Vincere (Na’Vi) since 2015.

‘Dota 2′ pro destroyed by AI player from an Elon Musk start-up

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Elon Musk, noted artificial intelligence worrywart, backs the tech firm behind a robot brain that was smart enough to take down a Dota 2 pro this week.

The showdown took the form of an exhibition match staged on Friday at The International 2017, an annual esports tournament. OpenAI’s Dota 2 bot faced off in a series of 1v1 matches against Danil “Dendi” Ishutin, a member of the top-tier team Natus Vincere (Na’Vi) since 2015.

Android O’s final name might be announced on the day of the solar eclipse

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Google is getting ready to launch Android O any day now, and we still don’t know what exactly the official name will be when it’s finally available to everyone.

Will it be Oreo, orange creamsicle, oatmeal cookie, or something else that starts with the letter “O”? Android Police’s David Ruddock fired off a bunch of tweets on Thursday claiming that Google will likely announce the operating system’s official name on Aug. 21, the day of the solar eclipse.

Netflix’s ‘Atypical’ attempts to tackle what dating could be like for an autistic teen

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Netflix’s latest series Atypical follows autistic teen, Sam Gardner as he and his family confront the daunting high school dating world.

FaceApp removes racist selfie filters

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The popular “FaceApp” has removed a series of racially-themed filters following a backlash against the app.

The popular app uses Snapchat-style face filters to transform users’ faces into different looks. It can make your face look older or younger, for example, or make a woman’s face look like a man’s.

But in its most recent update, the app also added a series of “ethnicity change filters” called “Black,” “Asian,”…