Wildfires Are Blazing Through Argentina

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Argentina is on fire. For weeks, firefighters have battled the flames that have burned some 800,000 hectares in total, with about 30,000 hectares burning each day, Al Jazeera reported. Read more.

Capybaras Are Waging Class War in Argentina

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Now, in Argentina, they’re fighting back. You know how capybaras always seem to have a slightly skeptical look on their faces? Turns out what they’re skeptical of might be rich people’s b t.

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Ground Temperatures Hit 129 Degrees as Argentina Suffers Blackouts

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Ground temperatures climbed above 129 degrees Fahrenheit (54 degrees Celsius) in parts of Argentina this week as the country suffers through a shockingly hot start to summer.

900-Year-Old Burial of Woman in a Canoe Uncovered in Argentina

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About 900 years ago, a woman between 17 and 25 years old died and was buried near the modern border of Chile and Argentina. But unlike other people buried nearby, she was entombed in a canoe. Read more.

Blockchain.com Says Goodbye to 25% of Staff, Closes Argentina Office

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No job is safe in the crypto industry right now as long as the entire market lingers in the current crypto winter. Read more

Dinosaur Found in Argentina Looked Like a Bumpy-Headed T. Rex

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Eighty million years ago, a large dinosaur curled up and died in what is today western Argentina. The dinosaur was a bipedal, meat-eating predator from the little-known family Abelisauridae, which could grow to nearly 30 feet long and are characterized by their stubby, rugged skulls.

Giant River Otter Believed to Be Extinct Has Been Spotted in Argentina

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Otters are some of the cutest and most fun animals on Earth. It’s always a joy to see them in the wild.

Stunning Trove of Jurassic Fossils Is Earliest Evidence of Herd Behavior in Dinosaurs

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China Lifts Strict Covid-19 Lockdown in Xian After Daily Cases Hit Zero

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New PenguinCam Takes You on a Chaotic Sardine Hunt

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Video from a “PenguinCam” is offering an unprecedented first-person perspective of a Gentoo penguin as it forages for sardines and other fish off the coast of Argentina.

Extreme Heat Killed Hundreds of Magellanic Penguins on a Single Day in 2019

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New research details the devastating impact of an extreme weather event on a colony of Magellanic penguins living along Argentina’s east coast. Read more.

Pollution Turns an Argentinian Lake Bright Pink

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Corfo Lagoon, a body of water in the Patagonia region of Argentina, turned a deep and vibrant pink in what activists say is a disturbing sign of pollution in the area.

Record-Breaking Lightning Just Chilled in the Sky for 17 Seconds

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On March 4, 2019, there was a lightning flash in Argentina that lasted for 16.73 Lighting usually lasts for a couple seconds at most. Except for when it really, super doesn’t. seconds. Read more. lightning bolts lightning weather weird news science

Intriguing Fossil Reptile Offers Clues to the Origin of Snakes and Lizards

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Twenty years since it was found in Argentina, a fossil of a 231.4-million-year-old lepidosaur has been described in detail by paleontologists.

Meet Meraxes Giga, a Ferocious Dinosaur With Teeny Arms Like T. Rex

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rex : Researchers in Argentina have found you a friend that shares your absurdly small arms. Tyrannosaurus rex was one of the scariest dinosaurs to have roamed the planet, but it’s also the laughing stock of the dinosaur kingdom due its tiny arms. Never fear, T.

Virtuality Experience Is the Immersive Remote Conference to Attend in December

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The Virtuality Experience is the VR offering that replaces the physical conference that has historically taken place in France and Argentina. With COVID-19, we were unfortunately unable to organize our annual event in France and Argentina,” according to the event page. “We

Apple announces winners of iPhone 13 Pro macro photo challenge

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The winners come from Argentina, Italy, India, Hungary, Thailand, China, and the U.S., In January, Apple launched a new iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro photography challenge , inviting users to send in their best macro shots. Now, the company has revealed the 10 winning photographs.

Google Earth VR Adds Search and Oculus Rift Support

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Some new locations include Neuschwanstein Castle in Germany, Table Mountain in South Africa, Perito Moreno Glacier in Argentina, Mt Lassen in California, Palermo in Italy, and more. VR’s killer app just got a major update. It was six months ago when Google launched a VR version of Google Earth for the HTC Vive. And still to this day, Google Earth VR remains one of the best, if not the best, app experiences available in VR.

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Netflix has a new way to charge you for account sharing

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The "add a home" feature is also limited to a few countries – namely, Argentina, the Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras. Netflix doesn't want users to share accounts with other households.

Can VR Help Smokers Quit?

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Waitman created the program with his childhood friends who all went to school together in Argentina. Virtual therapy for smokers might be an app and headset away. VR is being used to help a variety of conditions from pain management to eye disorders , and now a Kickstarter based in Mexico City is looking to help smokers curb the habit. MindCotine is a crowd-sourced VR program that uses your cell phone, a cardboard headset and immersive mindfulness to retrain your brain to stop smoking.

'Historic victory': Campaigners in Colombia celebrate decriminalization of abortion

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Activists clad in green and wearing handkerchiefs (a symbol derived from Argentina's abortion rights movement) cheered, danced, and tearfully hugged one another outside the Constitutional Court. The green handkerchief first became a symbol of Argentina's abortion rights movement.

‘Game of Thrones’ VR Experience Coming Exclusively to Viveport Infinity

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Beyond the Wall is launching first in English in the US, Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, the UK, and Canada. HTC today announced that a VR experience based on HBO’s hit TV series Game of Thrones is set to launch exclusively on Viveport Infinity starting tomorrow, supporting Vive and Rift.

‘Blaston’ Adds Single-Player Campaign & Social Features

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After battling your way through four corporate stooges, you’ll have the opportunity to go toe-to-toe with the boss herself, Argentina, in the brand new Scrapper’s Market arena located in the heart of the city.

Sundance 2021 Will Host Its New Frontier Program In VR

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All 14 submissions will be available remotely via a custom-built virtual platform.

‘DiRT Rally 2.0’ is Getting VR Support After All, Coming to Rift This Summer

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Off-road environments span New Zealand, Argentina, Spain, Poland, Australia and the US. It seems some cajoling from both the racing sim community and Oculus itself has gotten through to DiRT Rally (2015) studio Codemasters , because the upcoming sequel, which was once slated to release only on consoles and PC, is now coming to the Oculus platform this summer.

Watch World Cup 2018 Matches for Free in ?Oculus Venues? Starting This Weekend

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For international viewers, a number of regionally accessible apps are available for watching the 2018 World Cup in VR, including coverage from BBC Sports VR (UK), DIRECTV Sports VR (Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela), Telemundo Deportes VR (US), ERT VR (Greece), MYTF1 VR (France), and SBS | Optus FIFA World Cup VR (Australia).

Owatch™ | Unbelievable deals at the Global Shopping Carnival (11.11) that you shouldn’t miss

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As we all know, The world’s largest retail event, double 11 sales, which is equivalent to Black Friday, is the biggest online shopping festival in the world, customers can purchase their favorite stuff at their budget price tag!

New Zealand bans conversion therapy in 'a win for humanity'

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Canada effectively banned the practice altogether earlier this year, joining the ranks of Germany, Argentina and Taiwan, who have done the same New Zealand's parliament has officially banned conversion therapy , in a near-unanimous vote that has been described as "a win for humanity."

Tribeca Film Fest To Release VR Films On Oculus Quest & Go After Coronavirus Cancellation

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Inhabited House, The (North American Premiere)—Argentina: Project Creator: Diego Kompel. 15 VR short films scheduled to debut at Tribeca Immersive will be available later this month on standalone Oculus headsets.

Limited time offer – Get up to 20% off on for Owatch Amusement Rides! Enjoy this limited time offer, and get more for less!

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July has passed, and OWATCH ushers in the promotion season in August. The more you buy, the more discount you get. The maximum discount is 20%. Metaverse is the hottest topic at present. Do you want to start your own VR business? This OWATCH promotion season can’t be missed!

Instagram and Amber Alert team up to put breaking information into your scroll

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Amber Alert, the nationwide alert service for missing children, will now put breaking emergency information directly into your Instagram scroll — a collaboration between the social media app and several children's safety organizations in honor of Global Missing Children’s Day.

How To Watch The 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Live In VR

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DIRECTV Sports VR via the Gear VR (Available in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela). Immersing yourself in football’s biggest tournament has never been easier as leading media providers bring VR live streaming to the masses. With an average viewer audience of 3.5 billion, the FIFA World Cup is by far the most popular sporting event in the world.

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EON Reality Presents at Nordic VR Forum

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At the 2018 edition of the Nordic VR Forum, EON Reality Norway didn’t just attend Hamar’s distinguished virtual reality conference but also presented the “ Jesper on Wheels ” project to an eager crowd. With hundreds of attendees from 10 different nations and even more viewers following along with the event’s livestreams online, the annual event proved successful in every way.

Sundance New Frontier Announces 2019 Line-Up

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Gloomy Eyes / France, Argentina (Lead Artists: Jorge Tereso, Fernando Maldonado, Key Collaborators: Antoine Cayrol, German Heller, Santiago Amigorena) — 1983, Woodland City. Sundance Film Festival has revealed their 2019 lineup for the New Frontier Exhibition. The showcase is packed with 33 projects by creators who are pushing artistic innovation across new mediums that include VR, AR, MR, and AI.

VR Film COLLISIONS Snags Emmy for Outstanding New Approaches: Documentary

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Viewers of this film represent some of the world’s major nuclear powers, heads of state, heads of industry, celebrities and more including the President of Argentina and the King of Belgium, cultural leaders including will.i.am , Olafur Eliasson and Yo-Yo Ma, as well as a large number of government ministers. Jaunt Inc.

Exclusive: First-Ever Impact Reality Summit Announces 2020 Lineup

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The ten projects in consideration at the Impact Reality Summit include: 4 Feet: Blind Date Argentina | 2018 | 18 Min | Creator: María Belén Poncio/ Rosario Perazolo Masjoan / Damián Turkieh / Ezequiel Lenardón.

Jaunt Launches New App and Content for Windows ‘Mixed Reality’ Platform

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Viewers of the film included representatives of some of the world’s major nuclear powers, industry leaders, celebrities and heads of state such as the President of Argentina and the King of Belgium. The studio gets behind Microsoft’s new VR headsets with some exclusive content just as it wins an Emmy award for its Collisions experience.