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IKEA apologized for the map of the world without New Zealand
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IKEA apologized for the map of the world without New Zealand

These cards were sold in stores in Washington at a price of $29. Swedish furniture group IKEA apologized for the sale of the world map, which is not New Zealand. As informs on Saturday TV channel SVT, the card is defective from the series “Bjorksta” sold to the US at a time when the company...
In the United States Blue Origin has conducted the tenth test of the suborbital ship New Shepard
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In the United States Blue Origin has conducted the tenth test of the suborbital ship New Shepard

The company reported that the flight was successful. The Company Blue Origin spent on Wednesday in Texas the tenth test flight of its suborbital New Shepard vehicle. This was reported on Twitter of the company. As noted in Blue Origin, the capsule, which in the future will be designed for the crew and passengers, landed...
YouTube users began to complain about interruptions in the work of video hosting
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YouTube users began to complain about interruptions in the work of video hosting

The failure recorded in Europe, Japan and the United States. In Ukraine, users also noticed problems with the hosting. It is reported by the Informant Tech with reference to Downdetector. According to the latest data, 43% of users can not watch the video, 35% of the site does not work properly,21% having trouble logging yet....
Scientists have learned to look for bacteria that generate electricity
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Scientists have learned to look for bacteria that generate electricity

Some bacteries can generate electrical energy, and scientists intend to use their unusual property to create electrochemical fuel devices and wastewater treatment. As a rule, unusual bacteria exist in environments with low oxygen concentrations — for example, deep in mines and even inside living organisms. Previously, to detect them, it was necessary to grow large...
In the US showed a cosmetic gadget to mask freckles
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In the US showed a cosmetic gadget to mask freckles

In Las Vegas at the CES 2019 exhibition, a presentation of the Opte gadget was held, which independently recognizes pigment spots on the skin, moles or freckles and paints them with a special marker. As stated in the company’s annotation, the Opte device is equipped with blue LEDs that illuminate the skin, revealing three times...
Elon Musk announced the flight of his rocket to the ISS
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Elon Musk announced the flight of his rocket to the ISS

The Creator of the SpaceX project Elon Musk said that in a month his rocket will go to the ISS. As part of the test flight, there will be no astronauts on it. On Twitter, SpaceX has a photo of the Crew Dragon spacecraft and the Falcon 9 launch vehicle, which are already installed at...
Falcon 9 with the latest US military satellite launched on the fifth attempt
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Falcon 9 with the latest US military satellite launched on the fifth attempt

The Falcon 9 launch vehicle with a global positioning system satellite of the third generation GPS III of the US air force launched from the spaceport at Cape Canaveral in Florida. The launch process was broadcast on the website of the developer SpaceX. The 3.8-tonne satellite will be the first in the planned orbital constellation...