Scientists plan to scour Loch Ness for the elusive monster’s DNA – Washington Post


Washington Post

Scientists plan to scour Loch Ness for the elusive monster's DNA
Washington Post
An international team of scientists plans to dredge Scotland's Loch Ness next month — seeking not the mythical monster, as so many have done before, but rather its DNA footprint. Maybe. Don't get your hopes up. Even the project's leader, Neil Gemmell
Legend of Loch Ness Monster will be tested with DNA samplesSFGate


Loch Ness monster hunt continues as scientists turn to DNA samplingFox News
Researchers are DNA testing Loch Ness to identify the monsterFast Company
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Court Approves $43.4M Spotify Artists Compensation Fund Settling Class Action Lawsuit

The court has approved the settlement of combined class action lawsuits originally brought against Spotify for copyright infringement by musicians David Lowery and Melissa Ferrick. The settlement guarantees an artist compensation of $43.4million plus future royalties. The full settlement totals $112.55 million, including legal fees. The ruling came despite objections…

Beginner’s Guide To Launching Social Media Ads

If you’re trying to market an upcoming release or tour via social media, and your carefully crafted posts seem to be going unnoticed, don’t give up hope! Here we look at how you can make paid social media ads work for you and your band. __________________________ Guest post by Dana…

Battlefield V: Watch The Reveal Presentation Here – GameSpot


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Battlefield V: Watch The Reveal Presentation Here
GameSpot
After many weeks of speculation, EA finally confirmed that this year's upcoming Battlefield game will be Battlefield V. The publisher formally announced the title last week, and soon the world will get its first look at the anticipated shooter during
Battlefield 5's big reveal is today. Watch it here.Polygon


Watch Battlefield V's reveal event right hereVentureBeat
Watch the Battlefield 5 reveal herePC Gamer
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Fatal Shooting Occurs as Man Leaves Drake’s Toronto Restaurant

An event at a Toronto-based restaurant co-owned by Drake ended deadly on Sunday night when Jaiden Jackson, 28, was shot and killed while leaving Pick 6ix. Toronto police report two armed men jumped out of a black Honda Civic and began shooting at him. Jackson ran to an underground parking lot, where the two men and the driver […]

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Giant predatory worms are invading France — and nobody noticed for almost two decades – Business Insider


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Giant predatory worms are invading France — and nobody noticed for almost two decades
Business Insider
Giant predatory worms are invading France. The worms are part of a group of species called hammerhead flatworms, which originate in tropical Asia. The worms have gone largely unnoticed for close to two decades, according to scientists.
Scientists Discover Giant Worms Invaded France Almost 20 Years AgoPopular Mechanics


Giant hammerhead worms invading France for decades could pose threatAtlanta Journal Constitution
Giant Hammerhead Worms Have Been Invading France for DecadesLive Science
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Rockets Even Series at 2-2 Behind Stifling 4th Quarter Defense

The Rockets’ fourth-quarter defense was the nailed that sealed the Game 4 victory. They held the defending NBA champions to only 12 points in the final 12 minutes; Steph Curry had three of those points. Prior to the fourth quarter, it looked like a re-run episode of Game 2. Steph Curry had begun his hot shooting […]

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FREE Webinar: Ask A Booking Agent

A booking agent is one of the most important members of a successful artist’s team. But what exactly does a booking agent do? And how do you find one? Next week, I’m joining the fine folks at Bandzoogle for a free webinar to answer these questions and much more. _____________________…

Michelle Obama Empowers College Youth With Epic #TBT Post

With shows like Grownish and Dear White People chronicling higher education for people of color, it’s empowering to see Michelle Obama also share her college experience. In decades old Throw Back Tuesday post, Michelle Obama shared a picture from her early days at Princeton University. For her it was a scary time. Made mostly so […]

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HTC U12 Plus says bye to real buttons, embraces the squeeze – CNET


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HTC U12 Plus says bye to real buttons, embraces the squeeze
CNET
The HTC U12 Plus gets skinny bezels and does away with actual buttons. Josh Miller/CNET. It looks like a button, feels like a button, but it's not a button. That's right, there are no clicks on the new HTC U12 Plus. The sleep/wake button and the volume
HTC U12 Plus: The Good, Bad & UglyAndroid Headlines


HTC U12+ hands-on preview: See-through design, pressure-sensitive sides, serious specsBGR
HTC U12+ hands-on: No notch, smarter edges, and real selfie portraitsPCWorld
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