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Hurricanes not enough? Now, word comes that the world's ending on Saturday

Hurricanes not enough? Now, word comes that the world's ending on Saturday

But for those not taken in by superstitious nonsense, some small comfort: The only way the world will end is if we end it ourselves. The theory is based on a Bible verse from Revelation 12:1, according to author David Meade. "I'm talking astronomy. I'm talking the Bible...and merging the two". September 23 is also 33 days since the August 21 solar eclipse. However, a lot of people of faith have dismissed Meade's predictions - including the Roman Catholic and Protestant branches of ...


Global Extinction Event Coming In 2100, MIT Professor Says

Global Extinction Event Coming In 2100, MIT Professor Says

In this context, Rothman predicts it would take about 310 gigatonnes of carbon added to the world's oceans for us to pass the threshold - which is roughly the minimum amount expected to be contributed by the year 2100 at the rate things are going, at which point the researcher says we'll enter "unknown territory".


Christian numerologist predicts end of the world for Saturday

Christian numerologist predicts end of the world for Saturday

According to Meade , who says he studied astronomy at an unspecified university in Kentucky, the great change in our world will be the result of the arrival of Nibiru , a planet famous in conspiracy circles but which astronomers say doesn't exist.


Long-awaited iPhone 8, Plus models hit stores worldwide

Long-awaited iPhone 8, Plus models hit stores worldwide

IPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are a new generation of iPhone featuring a new glass and aluminum design in three lovely finishes - space gray, silver and a new gold - made with the most durable glass ever in a smartphone, Retina HD displays, A11 Bionic chip and is designed for the ultimate augmented experience.


Bluehole is contemplating action against Fortnite for copying PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds

Bluehole is contemplating action against Fortnite for copying PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds

The development team for PUBG has no relationship to Fortnite's development as concerns around User Interface (UI), gameplay and structural replication in the battle royale mode exist. Epic Games recently announced Fortnite's "Battle Royale" mode, which is nearly identical to PUBG . Bluehole, the studio behind PUBG , is none too happy, and even stated in a press release that it's considering "further action'".


Tbps transatlantic cable funded by Microsoft and Facebook is complete

Tbps transatlantic cable funded by Microsoft and Facebook is complete

Construction of Microsoft and Facebook's jointly-funded submarine cable has ended. Lying more than 17,000 feet below the ocean's surface, Marea is the most technologically advanced subsea cable to cross the Atlantic Ocean, and the first cable to connect Virginia and Spain, landing in Virginia Beach and Bilbao.