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Comet C/2013 A1, known as Siding Spring, passes Mars, just yesterday.

Comet C/2013 A1, known as Siding Spring, passes Mars, just yesterday. In fact, it passed closer to Mars than any comet has ever passed by Earth in recorded history—so scientists are excited to see what the craft orbiting Mars made of it. [SEN/Damian Peach]

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Jamie Condliffe

October 20th

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Spotify Is Getting a Family Deal to Save You Money

Spotify Is Getting a Family Deal to Save You Money

If you and your partner both use separate Spotify accounts—or, worse, your entire family—then some good news: the streaming service is launching a family deal so you can all run separate accounts but save money in the process.

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Jamie Condliffe

October 20th

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Spotify Is Getting a Family Deal to Save You Money

Spotify Is Getting a Family Deal to Save You Money

If you and your partner both use separate Spotify accounts—or, worse, your entire family—then some good news: the streaming service is launching a family deal so you can all run separate accounts but save money in the process.

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Jamie Condliffe

October 20th

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You Can’t Upgrade the RAM in theNew Mac Mini

You Can't Upgrade the RAM in theNew Mac Mini

Good news: the Mac Mini is back ! Bad news: ain't no way you're going to be upgrading the RAM yourself.

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Jamie Condliffe

October 20th

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Facebook: The DEA Can’t Use Fake Profiles to Chase Suspects

Facebook: The DEA Can't Use Fake Profiles to Chase Suspects

Remember how the Justice Department decided it was just fine for a Drug Enforcement Administration agent to steal a woman's identity and set up a fake Facebook account to chase subjects? Well, Facebook's not OK with that.

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Jamie Condliffe

October 20th

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This Is What Happens in Slow-Mo When You Shoot Liquid Drops With Lasers

Lasers? Fun. Slow motion? Beautiful. Shooting things with lasers and recording what happens in slow motion? That'll be what happens in this beautiful video.

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Jamie Condliffe

October 17th

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This Is How Christian Bale as Steve Jobs Could Turn Out

The rumor mill is pretty certain that Christian Bale will be playing Steve Jobs in Aaron Sorkin's new Apple movie. This is the direction in which Conan thinks the former Batman will take the role.

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Jamie Condliffe

October 17th

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Twitter has published a blog post explaining that recommended tweets, accounts and topics are here t

Twitter has published a blog post explaining that recommended tweets, accounts and topics are here to stay in your timeline. Hope you like 'em!

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Jamie Condliffe

October 17th

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The iPhone 6 Finally Made It to China

The iPhone 6 Finally Made It to China

It's taken Apple a little while to take its latest phone to China. But, as a Wall Street Journal correspondent points out, now it's there, reaction to its arrival seems to be "decidedly low-key."

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Jamie Condliffe

October 17th

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This is a view of the Amazon Rainforest captured by the High Altitude and Long Range Research Aircra

This is a view of the Amazon Rainforest captured by the High Altitude and Long Range Research Aircraft—or HALO. The flight, which saw temperatures range from 35 °C to -65 °C, captured data about how clouds above the forest are changing with climate, pollution and deforestation. [Institute of Atmospheric Physics]

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Jamie Condliffe

October 16th

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