Remarkable: DHS Sec Nielsen doubles down and says “I haven’t seen any evidence” Russian election interference was intended to help Trump, contradicting IC assessment #AspenSecurity
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For the 1st time, scientists using @chandraxray observations may have witnessed the destruction of an infant planet by a young star ~450 light years from Earth. A discovery that may give astronomers new insight into the early stages of planet development:
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This is happening right now!

@parleyxxx are a group fighting against plastic pollution. A team is currently in Dominican Republic dealing with a plastic emergency. A clean-up crew of over 500 people collected 30 tonnes of waste in three days.

#PlasticsAction #OurBluePlanet
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Check out some of our editors' favorite pictures of beautiful birds—taken in Mexico, Australia, Israel and beyond
DHS Sec Nielsen once again denying that family separation at border was result of admin’s implementation of zero tolerance policy. #AspenSecurity
Deer crossing the beautiful light of dawn in Bushy Park, London
#EarthCapture by @patlinberg
To those asking why GOP lawmakers are reluctant to put action where their condemnation is - look at this: a new CBS poll finds 68% of Republicans approve of how the president dealt with the Putin meeting.
First snake found in amber is a baby from the age of the dinosaurs
Can’t help imagining that this is what that Mad Max: Fury Road scene would have looked like from above. (First image: Mad Max; second image: actual Mars)
21% of Republicans disapprove of the way Trump handled the summit with Putin, a new CBS News poll finds. 83% of Democrats were not pleased with Trump's performance and 53% of independents.
And the Crew Capsule lands (in view of the booster). That all went rather well! 😎
.@FBI Director Wray just now leaves no wiggle room: #Russia “continues to engage in malign influence efforts to this day.” #AspenSecurity
The veil has lifted.
@CassiniSaturn has delivered the clearest views ever of moon #Titan:
Few hundred demonstrators outside WH tonight protesting Trump’s summit with Putin.
this is it. this is, truly, the best reddit post
Breaking: Two suspects British authorities believe they have identified in #Skripal investigation left the UK for #Russia after the poisoning, a source with knowledge of the investigation tells CNN.
WH now days Trump didn’t say earlier today that Russia is no longer trying to interfere in US elections. Sanders says he was just saying “no” to any more questions
Every hot dog came from a terrified pig who didn't want to die 💔 #NationalHotDogDay
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This is how astronauts make burritos in space.
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Static fire test of Falcon 9 complete—targeting early morning launch on Sunday, July 22 of Telstar 19 VANTAGE from Pad 40 in Florida.
Let’s Make America Smart Again.
Can you imagine being so scared you urinate on yourself? 😢 This needs to STOP.
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Seems to me, if the Conservative Right were conservative in all ways, they’d do all they could to conserve the environment.
One 'Oddball' Among 12 Newfound Moons Discovered Orbiting Jupiter
Most telling moment. In his statement Trump again contradicted the Intel community by saying other countries could have hacked into election. US government says that’s not true.
Reports that I am a top donor to GOP are categorically false. I am not a top donor to any political party.
Has a US president ever so explicitly sided with the leader of a hostile foreign power over his country’s own intelligence agencies? "I have real confidence in my intelligence people, but I must tell you that President Putin was extremely strong & powerful in his denial” -Trump
“I’ve seen Russian intelligence manipulate many people in my career, and I never thought the U.S. President would be one of them," Rep. Will Hurd (R-TX), a former CIA officer tells @jaketapper
We’ve got to assume that #Putin has tons of hidden financial, political and other information on .@realDonaldTrump, ranging from the merely interesting to the explosively damaging. I’ve covered many presidents; never has one been so PERSONALLY vulnerable to another world leader.
Four years ago today, at this moment, Malaysia Airlines Flight #MH17 took off from Amsterdam at 1231p local time with 283 passengers and 15 crew. 80 onboard were children. In just under three hours, it would be over #Ukraine
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