The 19 best sci-fi shows of all time, according to fans

by insider@insider.com (AbMonteil) | INSIDER

David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson costar on “The X-Files.”

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Judge clears the way for salvagers to open up the Titanic and retrieve Marconi radio

by Alan Boyle | GeekWire

The Titanic sank during its maiden voyage in 1912. (Acme Newspictures via Library of Congress)

A federal judge says RMS Titanic Inc. can go forward with its plan to cut into the Titanic shipwreck and try retrieving the Marconi wireless telegraph machine that sent out distress calls 108 years ago.… Continues

Hertz sells some of its commemorative Chevrolet Corvette Z06s

by Ronan Glon | Autoblog

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Hertz is thinning its fleet of late-model cars as it teeters on the brink of bankruptcy. Some of the vehicles it’s selling are precisely what you’d expect to find in an airport rental lot, but there are a handful of commemorative Corvette Z06s in the lot that were designed jointly with Chevrolet to celebrate the company’s 100th birthday.… Continues

A study looking at the coronavirus genome in Israel found that 70% of the virus transmission in the country could be linked to the US

by salarshani@businessinsider.com (Sarah Al-Arshani) | Business Insider

(This article first appeared on May 19, 2020)

  • Seventy percent of coronavirus cases in Israel could be linked to the US, according to a new study on the virus’ genome.
  • The study, which has yet to be peer-reviewed, compared the sequence of the virus from more than 200 randomly selected patients and compared them to sequences of the virus found worldwide, The New York Times reported. 
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