The Songlines Essential 10: Portuguese Fado Albums

Songlines’ Editor-in-chief Simon Broughton chooses his 10 favourite Portuguese fado albums   Various Artists New Queens of Fado (ARC, 2012) This is a good introduction to the female fadistas of the new generation, including Mariza, Ana Moura, Cristina Branco, Mísia, Carminho, Katia Guerreiro, Mafalda Arnauth and others.   Cristina Branco Kronos (Universal, 2009) Cristina Branco is one […]

NASA’s sending astronauts underwater to train for spacewalks – Engadget


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NASA's sending astronauts underwater to train for spacewalks
Engadget
What's the best way to simulate the conditions of outer space here on Earth? Go to the bottom of the ocean, of course. NASA has actually been sending astronauts to an underwater habitat for years under the NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations …
NASA to conduct undersea tests for deep space crewBusiness Standard



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Baton Rouge Rapper Young Ready Fatally Shot

Baton Rouge rapper Young Ready was killed in a shooting Tuesday (June 23) in Bogalusa. Ready—real name is Shannen Hudson—was one of two victims fatally shot in Louisiana. He would have turned 32-years-old on July 8. The second victim is 28-year-old Jare Stevenson of Baton Rouge, according to local NBC affiliate KPLC. Reports say that the shooting took place right before 3:30 p.m. on the north side of Bogalusa. The shooting… Read more »

Astronomers find ‘comet’s tail’ trailing Neptune-sized exoplanet – Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times

Astronomers find 'comet's tail' trailing Neptune-sized exoplanet
Los Angeles Times
They call it "the Behemoth." Astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope have discovered that a red dwarf star is boiling off the atmosphere of a Neptune-sized exoplanet, causing it to form an enormous cloud that surrounds and trails the planet like a …
Scientists Spot Distant Alien Planet With a Comet-Like TailNBCNews.com


NASA's Hubble sees a 'behemoth' bleeding atmosphere around a warm exoplanet(e) Science News (press release) (registration)
Eccentric exoplanet with comet-like tail transfixes scientistsInternational Business Times UK
The Space Reporter –Mashable –Forbes
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‘Shenmue 3’ creator explains how Sony is helping out – Engadget


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'Shenmue 3' creator explains how Sony is helping out
Engadget
When the word got out that Shenmue 3 was getting financial help from Sony, not just E3 stage time, some gamers understandably flipped out. Were Yu Suzuki and crew duping fans into supporting a big-budget sequel in the guise of a crowdfunded indie title?
Games of Our Lives — 6.24.15 | Kingdom Hearts 3 to Have Free Run System The Koalition


Yu Suzuki sheds light on Sony's involvement with Shenmue 3Gamasutra
'Shenmue 4' Already In The Works? 'Shenmue 3' Creator Yu Suzuki Reveals PlansFranchise Herald
The Inquisitr –VG247 –NZGamer.com
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Driveclub PlayStation Plus Edition Will Finally Launch Tomorrow – Cinema Blend


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Driveclub PlayStation Plus Edition Will Finally Launch Tomorrow
Cinema Blend
After waiting since forever – well, more like waiting since 2013 – gamers who wanted to get their hands on the Driveclub PlayStation Plus Edition will finally be able to do so on June 25th, tomorrow. The PS Plus Edition will finally be made available for PS4 …
Driveclub PlayStation Plus Edition arrives tomorrowSlashGear


Sony Explains What Went Wrong With DriveclubKotaku Australia
Driveclub's Free PlayStation Plus Edition Is Out TomorrowMCV Pacific
Engadget –Arcade Sushi –NZGamer.com
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TECH SAVVY: Microsoft corrects its past wrongs with Windows 10 – Daily Mail


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TECH SAVVY: Microsoft corrects its past wrongs with Windows 10
Daily Mail
Since 1995, when Windows won over geeks and took over the world of computers, every launch of this operating system has been a big deal. Windows still powers over 80 percent of world's computers. But there is one more reason why the release of the new …
Windows 10 could be sold on USB flash drives alongside DVDs and downloadsTechSpot


Here's What Windows 10 Will Cost Abroad If You Don't Snag A Free UpgradeTechCrunch
Here's how much it'll cost to buy Windows 10 Home in the UKTrustedReviews
International Business Times –Inquirer –TechRadar
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