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  • Which burger emoji do YOU think is right? Snapchat wades into cheeseburger debate with its own controversial suggestion

    November 3, 2017 1:35 PM 10

    It's a debate that has been swirling amongst the tech community all week – which cheeseburger emoji has the accurate layout? Now, Snapchat has waded into the debate with its own dancing burger character. Snapchat's offering features two patties separated by cheese and tomato – although not everyone seems convinced that this is an accurate layout

  • Mystery as hundreds of dead sea turtles are discovered floating off of El Salvador

    November 3, 2017 9:36 AM 5

    Hundreds of dead sea turtles have been found floating off El Salvador's Pacific coast, leaving officials scratching their heads as to what caused the massacre. Between 300 and 400 dead sea turtles were found floating around seven nautical miles [eight miles] offshore from Jiquilisco Bay yesterday, the environment ministry said on Twitter. Most of the animals

  • VOX Space: Virgin Orbit's new space venture to focus on government missions

    November 3, 2017 6:47 AM 11

    Virgin Orbit silently creates new venture for government-related space missions. Richard Branson's space-faring effort is getting bigger with the addition of another company. According to a report in TechCrunch, the billionaire's satellite-launch company Virgin Orbit has quietly created a venture dubbed VOX Space to focus on launches for government and its allies

  • Qualcomm sues Apple AGAIN in new row over chip code

    November 2, 2017 9:39 PM 22

    Qualcomm has sued Apple, alleging that it violated a software license contract to benefit rival chipmaker Intel Corp for making broadband modems, the latest salvo in the longstanding dispute between Qualcomm and Apple. Qualcomm said in a lawsuit filed in California state court in San Diego on Wednesday that Apple used its commercial leverage to demand

  • Hong Kong snake catcher wrestles with giant python that swallowed villager's cat

    November 2, 2017 4:38 PM 11

    Hong Kong resident filmed footage of British snake catcher wrestling with a Burmese python. A British man was filmed capturing a large snake that was believed to have swallowed a cat. The incident occurred when local man Don Holliday noticed a snake with a large lump in its stomach in the village of Sai Kung, just outside Hong Kong. "Obviously it had had a recent

  • Cosmic-ray particles reveal secret chamber in Egypt's Great Pyramid

    November 2, 2017 2:48 PM 31

    Researchers have used muon detectors to discover a mysterious, 30-metre-long space — which could help to reveal how the 4,500-year-old monument was built. Physicists have used the by-products of cosmic rays to reveal a large, previously unidentified chamber inside the 4,500-year-old Great Pyramid in Giza, Egypt. The find is the first discovery since

  • Sharp-eyed motorist narrowly avoids running over mysterious creature crossing the road

    November 1, 2017 2:09 PM 10

    A video blogger has stumbled across a line of over 150 insects crossing the road together. Matt Anderson was driving in Brisbane when he almost ran over the furry creatures. 'Only in Australia have I seen something this crazy and makes you realise how amazing nature can be,' Mr Anderson said. The insects appear to be caterpillars crossing the road in a conga

  • Iceland's BIGGEST volcano on brink of ERUPTION as swarm of large quakes threaten disaster

    November 1, 2017 10:48 AM 13

    ICELAND’s biggest volcano and second highest peak could be set to erupt after several strong earthquakes struck the region. Last week the 6,591ft tall Bardarbunga volcano was shaken by four of the largest earthquakes since its last eruption was sparked in August 2014. A lava field and huge volumes of sulphur dioxide erupted from the volcano, plummeting

  • A real-life mutant ninja turtle! Adorable reptile Michelangelo who has TWO heads scampers around with lightening speed

    October 31, 2017 8:46 PM 14

    Two heads are better than one for this little turtle as he scampers across the ground with lightning speed. The adorable infant mutant turtle was born in August at the home of Nong Somjai, a reptile breeder in Nonthaburi, Thailand. The three-month-old slider turtle - nicknamed Michelangelo - has now won hundreds of fans with his rare features and cute behaviour

  • Mystery of the 'monster' planet half the size of the sun astronomers say should not exist

    October 31, 2017 6:17 PM 12

    A 'monster' planet, which should in theory not exist, has been discovered orbiting a faint dwarf star far, far away, surprised astronomers have revealed. The existence of the gassy giant challenges long-standing theories that such a big planet - about the size of Jupiter - cannot be formed around a star so small. Artist's impression of the planet NGTS-