This is first flower to grow in space

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This photo looks like that of any other Zinnias, right? However, there is something extraordinary about this flower. It is quite likely the first flower to grow in space (to be specific, in the International Space Station). And lets just say, growing flowers in a zero-gravity environment isn’t something easy.


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Microsoft drops support for Internet Explorer 8, 9 and 10

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If you are not using Microsoft Edge or upgraded to Internet Explorer 11 already (in case you are not using Windows 10), you will need to do so ASAP. Effective January 12, 2016, the Redmond giant has officially dropped support for all previous versions of IE (8, 9 and 10). While IE isn’t exactly a popular browser anymore, Microsoft continued supporting it in order to “safeguard users”.


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Elon Musk says, within 2 to 3 years a Tesla can travel cross-country without any driver

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In a recent phone call, Elon Musk said that a Tesla would be able to automatically drive from LA to NYC, if the owner “summons” the car to do so. All is needed is a smartphone. There is however, a wait time of 24 to 36 months before this technology can be made practical.


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Tesla Model S and Model X can now self-drive without anyone inside

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Arguably the world’s most advanced automobile, Tesla Model S, now features a new “Summon” technology that literally allows the vehicle to drive by itself without anyone inside. Proud owners can direct the car to park in or out of their garages within 39 feet, using just their key fobs.


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