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A viral tweet repeating an old wives' tale about brooms only standing up on their own one day of the year has been disproven by an astronaut.
“Maybe if you’re lucky those notes will become much more valuable than just a regular tip,” the physicist reportedly told the bellboy.
The world’s first floating offshore wind farm has started producing electricity off the coast of Scotland. Hywind Scotland
We could actually see the explosion from 130 million light-years away.
It could provide all the electricity in the world, and it’s right on our doorstep.
Einstein’s bold theory was finally proven right 100 years later.
Another quake less than two weeks ago killed 100 people in the country.w
The company behind the technology, Statoil, have been perfecting their design since 2009. Each turbine is a whopping 175m