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Ice melt in Antarctica and Greenland is slowing Earth's rotation, affecting timekeeping: Study

Ice melting in Greenland and Antarctica, driven by global warming, is affecting timekeeping the wor…

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Once in a leaping blue moon: Leap day babies don birthday hats after four-year wait

Birthdays are special, and what when they come only once in four years? Well, the day then just tak…

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This animation shows why leap years are necessary. Without them, December would eventually drift into summer.

Leap years are necessary because, without them, December would drift into summer over time. The pur…

Morgan McFall-Johnsen   


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A mom gave birth to 3 leap day babies. It's only the second case recorded in the world.

The Estes family has 3 leaplings or leap day babies. The siblings were born in 3 consecutive leap y…

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I was born on a leap day. My birthday was the joke of my classroom as a kid, but now I embrace its uniqueness.

A leapling enjoys his leap year birthday because it's as rare as the Olympics. He embraces his inne…

Theo Lee   


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Germany leaps to the defense of Israel at the International Court of Justice, rejects South Africa's accusation of Gaza genocide

The German government is backing the legitimacy of Israel's war in Gaza against Hamas and is set to…

Rebecca Rommen   


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A BASE jumper fell to his death after leaping 29 stories from a hotel roof and his parachute failed to open

A British BASE jumper made a fatal leap in Pattaya, Thailand, while filming social media content. H…

Mia Jankowicz   


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The next big weight-loss drug is a huge leap forward from Ozempic

Using tirzepatide for weight loss was most effective with diet and exercise changes. It may be more…

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Kansas City Chiefs owner says female viewership has 'grown leaps and bounds' thanks to Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce's 'purely organic' relationship

Kansas City Chiefs owner Clark Hunt said it's been a 'very fun year' thanks to Taylor Swift and Tra…

Katie Balevic   


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Generative AI: The next big leap in transforming life insurance operations

Generative AI is a category of artificial-intelligence (AI) procedures that involves generating new…

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How Covid helped Singapore leap ahead of other cities

For many cities, the COVID-19 pandemic is now in the rear-view mirror. There are still some outbrea…

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Chandrayaan-3 to take it giant leap on Friday with more fuel & fail-safe measures

India's space agency, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), is preparing to launch the Cha…

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How travelers use social media to swap homes with strangers around the world: 'You're taking a leap of faith'

Nicola Murray told Insider she's swapped her 2-bedroom apartment in Florida for homes in Australia,…

Hannah Towey   


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Sam Altman thinks AI will be the most tremendous 'leap forward in quality of life for people' we've had

OpenAI's Sam Altman told The Guardian he thought the benefits of AI development could sometimes get…

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'Free Willy' director says they 'literally built a rocket launcher' to pull off the titular whale's leap to freedom

"Free Willy" director Simon Wincer reflected on the movie's ending in a new interview with The Guar…

Caralynn Matassa   


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Dow leaps 546 points as US stocks surge after Apple earnings and hot April jobs report

The S&P 500 notched its first win after four losses, powering past a jump in bond yields sparked by…

Carla Mozée   


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How to start your own business in 2023, from 4 entrepreneurs who took the leap

Experts have pointed to several potential explanations for the spike in self-employment. As million…

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OPINION: Leaping into the future with Gen Z

However, there’s a sweet dichotomy in the findings on Gen Z—as much as they crave autonomy a…

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Flipkart Ventures invests in 6 early-stage tech startups

Flipkart Ventures, the $100 milion venture fund set up by Flipkart, on Thursday announced to inves…