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  • For California, an Earthquake Early Warning System Is Up and Running
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    autospa writes “In California’s Coachella Valley around Palm Springs, a state-of-the-art, first-in-the-world earthquake early warning system in now installed and operational. Twelve locations are now in place with 120 sites planned, all meant to detect an earthquake and give people a chance to get under a table, or in the case of a fire station, get the engines outside of the building.”

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  • Live – Cricket World Cup
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    Australia are set 207 to win after New Zealand are bowled out inside 46 overs, while Ireland take on Bangladesh in Mirpur.

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  • Would Finding E.T. Change Our View of God?
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    Only 10 percent of religious people think that the discovery of intelligent life in space would challenge their view of God.

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  • Harvick out of Daytona 500 after engine failure
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    Kevin Harvick is out of the Daytona 500, leaving the Great American Race after just 22 laps because of engine failure. – NASCAR news

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