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Suspected gunman posts video of Virginia news crew shooting

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The man suspected of shooting two journalists during a live TV report in Virginia also took his own chilling video of the murders and posted it to Twitter and Facebook on Wednesday morning.

Vester Flanagan, who goes by “Bryce Williams” on Twitter and Facebook, sent five tweets more than four hours after Alison Park, 24, and Adam Ward, 27, were shot dead during the report for WDBJ7, the local CBS…

Gorgeous red and green auroras dazzle astronauts in space

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Astronauts witnessed a truly stunning natural phenomenon aboard the International Space Station Saturday and Sunday, one that few Earthlings get to appreciate up close. Luckily, they shared the experience with the rest of the planet via social media.

NASA astronauts Scott Kelly and Kjell Lindgren and Japanese astronaut Kimiya Yui have been sharing amazing photos of red and green auroras flickering above Earth since Saturday. Kelly has diligently documented the lights on his Twitter feed.

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Report suggests the next iPhone will get a huge speed bump

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Each year, September comes, and each year, the iPhone gets faster. But a report and analysis by 9to5Mac points to a significantly speedier and more power-efficient chip for this year’s new iPhones

The piece cites an “unsubstantiated tipster” making specific claims about the next iPhone’s processor, so this should all be taken with a grain of salt. But if true, the next iPhone could be gaining some real ground on the speeds normally associated with desktops and laptops

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Report suggests the next iPhone will get a huge speed bump

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Each year, September comes, and each year, the iPhone gets faster. But a report and analysis by 9to5Mac points to a significantly speedier and more power-efficient chip for this year’s new iPhones

The piece cites an “unsubstantiated tipster” making specific claims about the next iPhone’s processor, so this should all be taken with a grain of salt. But if true, the next iPhone could be gaining some real ground on the speeds normally associated with desktops and laptops

See also: Report:…

Report suggests the next iPhone will get a huge speed bump

Iphone_6_plus_gold-15

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Each year, September comes, and each year, the iPhone gets faster. But a report and analysis by 9to5Mac points to a significantly speedier and more power-efficient chip for this year’s new iPhones

The piece cites an “unsubstantiated tipster” making specific claims about the next iPhone’s processor, so this should all be taken with a grain of salt. But if true, the next iPhone could be gaining some real ground on the speeds normally associated with desktops and laptops

See also: Report:…

How to shoot the Perseid meteor shower with your phone

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Stargazers are on the lookout for Perseid meteors streaking through the sky this week

The meteor shower should peak tonight and into the wee hours of Thursday morning, staying somewhat visible through the weekend. The Perseid meteor shower is also a great opportunity for taking gorgeous late-summer pictures. For the layperson with an amazing view but a lack of amazing photo equipment, never fear

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The Perseid meteor shower is peaking next week and it might be amazing

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One of the best meteor showers of the year is peaking next week, and it could be amazing.

The annual Perseid meteor shower is set to hit its peak during the wee hours of Thursday morning, and the “shooting stars” could come fast and furious. Some estimates predict that people in dark, light pollution-free parts of the world could see as many as 100 meteors per hour during the height of the shower.

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The Perseid meteor shower is peaking next week and it might be amazing

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One of the best meteor showers of the year is peaking next week, and it could be amazing.

The annual Perseid meteor shower is set to hit its peak during the wee hours of Thursday morning, and the “shooting stars” could come fast and furious. Some estimates predict that people in dark, light pollution-free parts of the world could see as many as 100 meteors per hour during the height of the shower.

“Try to view the Perseids as far…

Myanmar has seen more than 3 feet of rain in past week, with deadly floods

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Myanmar and Bangladesh continue to see staggering amounts of rainfall as a tropical low pressure system that formed in the Bay of Bengal spins overhead, seemingly intent on taking up permanent residence in the area. A specialized NASA satellite detected rainfall rates of nearly 6 inches per hour when it passed overhead on July 30

The Global Precipitation Measurement Mission scanned the storm to produce a 3D view, finding that some of the storm tops were nearly 10 miles up, or about 50,000…

Myanmar has seen more than 3 feet of rain in past week, with deadly floods

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Myanmar and Bangladesh continue to see staggering amounts of rainfall as a tropical low pressure system that formed in the Bay of Bengal spins overhead, seemingly intent on taking up permanent residence in the area. A specialized NASA satellite detected rainfall rates of nearly 6 inches per hour when it passed overhead on July 30

The Global Precipitation Measurement Mission scanned the storm to produce a 3D view, finding that some of the storm tops were nearly 10 miles up, or about 50,000…