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Reddit Moderators Revolt Over Popular Employee’s Sudden Dismissal

Reddit moderators shut down over 250 subreddits on Friday to protest the unexpected termination of an employee who managed the site’s popular “Ask Me Anything” interviews.

07/03/2015

ISS flying in front of the moon. (Dylan O’Donnell)

Incredible Photo Captures ISS Gliding Across Full Moon

A photo of the International Space Station passing in front of a dazzling full moon could put Lucas Films’ special effects to shame.

07/03/2015

A ground crew member (R) is walks near the solar-powered airplane Solar Impulse 2 at a mobile hanger at Nagoya airport in Nagoya on June 3, 2015. (Photo credit should read TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP/Getty Images)

Solar-Powered Plane Breaks Record, Lands In Hawaii After Flight From Japan

A plane powered by the sun’s rays landed in Hawaii Friday after a record-breaking five-day journey across the Pacific Ocean from Japan.

07/03/2015

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Drone Flying Too Close To Wildfire Grounds Forest Service Planes

Authorities briefly grounded a U.S. Forest Service reconnaissance plane flying over a series of small wildfires near Redding after a drone flew to close to the scene.

07/02/2015

Great White Shark (Getty Images)

Strengthening El Nino Possibly Linked To More Shark, Exotic Fish Sightings Off California Coast

Warmer waters from a building El Nino may one reason for the recent great white shark sightings in Santa Cruz County.

07/02/2015

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You Will be Watching Music Videos Through Facebook Very Soon

Facebook is trying to lock in licensing deals from the major labels in order to start the program as soon as possible.

07/02/2015

Google Photos director Anil Sabharwal announces Google Photos during the 2015 Google I/O conference on May 28, 2015 in San Francisco, California. The annual Google I/O conference runs through May 29.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Google Apologizes After Photo App Tagged Black People ‘Gorillas’

Google is apologizing after reports surfaced that an automatic image-recognition feature in its Photos application was identifying images of some black people as “gorillas.”

07/02/2015

Northern Lights seen from Palo Alto (Wilson Lam)

Stunning Photo Shows Northern Lights Make Rare Appearance In Bay Area

Extreme solar weather events pushed the Northern Lights so far last week that one Bay Area photographer was lucky enough to capture the celestial phenomenon.

07/01/2015

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Watch The Dark New Film Trailer For ‘Steve Jobs’, The Michael Fassbender-Starring Biopic

“Steve Jobs” premieres in theaters October 9.

07/01/2015

The logo of social networking website 'Twitter' is displayed on a computer screen. (LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images)

Latest Round Of Twitter Buyout Rumors Fizzle As Fast As They Come

Twitter has been one of the more speculated on takeover targets over the past several weeks, with many predicting that Google will eventually come calling as it looks to beef up its social media capabilities.

07/01/2015