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This strange galaxy is defying the universe to travel towards the Milky Way (PHOTO)

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Published time: 25 May, 2019 16:50 The universe is constantly expanding and stretching further afield, but the Hubble space telescope managed to catch one of the rare galaxies that’s defying the odds and actually moving closer to us. A stunning spiral galaxy called Messier 90, sitting about 60 million light-years away, is part of a Read More

Google thwarts Baltimore ransomware fightback

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Google has inadvertently thwarted attempts by Baltimore’s city government to fight off crippling ransomware. The cyber-attack struck civil computers in Baltimore on 7 May, blocking email accounts and online payment systems. City officials set up GMail accounts to restore communications between citizens and staff. The mass creation of the accounts triggered Google’s GMail defences which Read More

Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. Announces Proteus and Endymion Transports First Oil from Shell-operated Appomattox in the Gulf of Mexico

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Houston, May 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE: SHLX) announced today that the systems owned by Proteus Oil Pipeline Company LLC (“Proteus”) and Endymion Oil Pipeline Company LLC (“Endymion”) increased volumes of crude oil from the startup of the Shell-operated Appomattox floating production system via the newly commissioned Mattox Pipeline (“Mattox”), Read More

WATCH small doglike Italian robot tow 3-ton aircraft across airfield

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Although a Piaggio P.180 Avanti plane weighs around 3.3 tons, four-legged robot HyQReal managed to pull it across an airfield and made the stunt look almost effortless. A video shared by the Dynamic Legged Systems lab (which is run by the Genoa-based Italian Institute of Technology), starts with scientists carefully attaching a rope to the Read More

U.S. Well Services Finalizes $55 Million Sale of Convertible Preferred Stock to Fund Electric Frac Fleet Expansion

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HOUSTON, May 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — U.S. Well Services, Inc. (Nasdaq: USWS) today announced that it had finalized the $55 Million sale of newly issued Convertible Preferred Stock (or “Preferred Stock”) through a private placement with institutional investors. The financing provides further liquidity to help the Company fund ongoing growth initiatives in connection with Read More

Venezuela plans to develop 4G network with help from Russia & China

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Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said his government is planning to invite Russian telecom companies, along with Chinese tech giants Huawei and ZTE, to develop a nationwide 4G telecommunication network in the country. “I have ordered to make an investment and, together with China’s technologies, Huawei and ZTE technologies and the technologies of Russian companies, bring Read More

SHARC Energy and Borders College Powering on with Green Heat Milestone

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VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sharc International Systems Inc.  (CSE: SHRC) (FSE: IWIA) (OTCQB: INTWF) (“SHARC” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce that SHARC Energy and Borders College are celebrating the delivery of 2 gigawatt hours (“GWh”) of renewable heat delivery from their pioneering SHARC™ wastewater heat recovery plant installed Read More

Silixa launches Carina Subsea 4D, ultra HD seismic data acquisition

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5/23/2019 Photo: Silixa fibre optic cables in the oil & gas industry. LONDON — Silixa announces the launch of Carina Subsea 4D, the permanent ultra HD in-well seismic data acquisition system for subsea wells. Installed as part of the well completion, the new engineered fiber optic system enables ultra-high definition 4D seismic data acquisition on Read More

Aquaterra Energy marks global growth with Australia office launch

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5/23/2019 Photo: Aquaterra Energy. PERTH — Aquaterra Energy, a leader in global offshore engineering solutions, has opened its first engineering office and warehouse facility in Perth, Australia following recent regional contract wins.  Located on Murray Street, Perth, Aquaterra Energy’s new office in Australia’s oil and gas hub comes as the company continues to expand its Read More