Hawaii's K?lauea Volcano Erupts as New Lake of Lava Forms

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On Wednesday afternoon local time, Hawaii’s K?lauea The Canary Islands have a new partner in volcanic-erupting crime. lauea volcano began to spew lava. Read more.

Hawaii Asks Tourists to Delay Vacations Until November as Covid-19 Cases Soar

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Hawaii Gov. Hawaii is averaging about 650 new cases a day, a troubling uptick from a month ago when the state was averaging just 138 cases per day. david ige united states health medical pharma sars cov 2 delta variant passports covid 19 pandemic in hawaii covid 19 pandemic in india

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Hawaii's K?lauea Volcano Erupts for First Time Since 2018's Destructive Rampage

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In Hawaii, this cursed year is going out with even more horror. hawaii volcanoes kilaueaThe volcano K?lauea lauea on the state’s Big Island erupted Sunday night. Read more.

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Hawaii is swimming in plastic. Meet the people sifting through it.

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Next time you go to the beach, bring a sand sifter and help clean up the coastline — that's the message a grassroots organization in Hawaii is trying to spread with their tireless work.

Woman Arrested Trying to Enter Hawaii With 'Maderna' Covid-19 Vaccine Card

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A 24-year-old woman from Illinois was arrested on Sunday while trying to enter Hawaii with a fake covid-19 vaccination record card. How did authorities know it was fake? For starters, the counterfeit card said the woman had received the “Maderna” vaccine rather than the Moderna vaccine.

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Why Rainbows Look Different in Hawaii

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Rain and sunlight are the key ingredients of rainbows, but many other environmental factors are required to consistently pull off this visual trick, as new research shows. Read more.

Honolulu Police Department Used $150,000 in CARES Funds on Robot Dog

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Hawaii's Kīlauea volcano awakes, awesomely fountains lava into the air

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The lava has returned. On Sunday night, the U.S. Geological Survey reported an eruption at Kīlauea , the youngest Hawaiian volcano whose gushing lava rivers captivated the world in 2018.

The Final Games Released on the Xbox 360, PS3, and Wii U and How To Buy Them

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Top Mention: Shakedown: Hawaii | $80 | Wii U Read more. entertainment_culture technology_internet video game consoles home video game consoles seventh generation of video game consoles wii shakedown hawaii retro city rampage xbox one playstation 3 xbox 360 in video games e3

Two Tropical Cyclones Could Make Landfall in the US This Weekend

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weather is happening hurricane season hurricanes tropical storms hawaii texasJust when it feels like 2020 can’t 2020 any harder, things somehow get worse. The latest example of this year of no chill is the prospect of two tropical cyclones making landfall in the U.S.

Zuckerberg: It Rubs the Lotion On Its Skin or Else It Gets Paparazzo'd Again

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Mark Zuckerberg was merely wearing a clever, creamy disguise when he was photographed last year slathered in ungodly amounts of sunscreen while surfing in Hawaii, at least according to Mark Zuckerberg.

Woman Arrested With Fake 'Maderna' Vaccine Card Reportedly Bails on Zoom Hearing

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The 24-year-old woman who was arrested earlier this month for allegedly trying to enter Hawaii with a fake coronavirus vaccine card has skipped out on a virtual court hearing, the Associated Press reported.

What Do You need to Play Battlefield 1

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AMD Breaking Game Reviews Gaming Graphics Nvidia Reviews VR World Battlefield Battlefield 1 DICE DirectX DX11 DX12 EA Electronic Arts Frostbite Frostbite Engine Fury X Hawaii R9 390X RX 480In the eternal battle of Battlefield vs. Call of Duty, Electronic Arts once more pulled the trigger first and released Battlefield 1 on October 21th (to be followed by Call of Duty on November 4th).

Novel Virus Detected in Hawaiian Dolphin Could Trigger Global Outbreaks Among Marine Mammals, Scientists Say

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Biologists in Hawaii have detected a previously unknown strain of cetacean morbillivirus, a pathogen that can cause deadly infections in marine mammals across the globe.

Physicists Are Looking for Dark Matter in Tiny, Ancient Black Holes

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On the night of November 23, 2014, a powerful telescope on Mauna Kea in Hawaii was trying to pick out the enigmatic movements of a black hole traveling through space.

GameStop is Selling Refurbished PSVR Headsets for $99, Available 1 Day Only

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GameStop only ships the headset in the lower 48, meaning Alaska, Hawaii, and Puerto Rico residents needs not apply. Whatever your opinion on GameStop, we know a deal when we see one. For today only, on April 8th, GameStop is selling refurbished PSVR headsets for $100.

Get $150 off HP Reverb G2, Offering Class-leading Resolution & Acceptable Tracking

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The deal automatically knocks off $150 off the regular retail price, and includes free shipping (3-7 business days) within the continental United States, Alaska, Hawaii and Puerto Rico.

USA Today Premieres Season Two of ‘VRtually There’

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On board one of the last flights of Goodyear’s GZ-20 model blimp or hang gliding in Hawaii, you can now experience season two of USA Today’s “VRtually There” series. For Tuesday’s premiere, three new VR segments made their debut, including hang gliding in Hawaii, a last ride of the beloved Goodyear Blimp that’s retiring after almost 50 years, and an up-close encounter with giant elephant seals in Ano Nuevo State Park, CA with UC Santa Cruz researchers.

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The Kung Fu Reboot's Shining Despite Its Lack of Subtlety

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Though the CW’s new Kung Fu reimagining (created by Hawaii Five-0 writer Christina Kim) doesn’t explicitly reference the 1972 series it’s loosely based on, you don’t have to look particularly hard to see how it’s actively trying to reclaim aspects of Chinese culture that the original show reduced to set dressing … Read more.

Mark Zuckerberg drops new explanation of why he was so slathered in sunscreen

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But the most notable moment was when they turned to the infamous photo of Zuckerberg surfing in Hawaii. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has come out, once again, in defense of the defenseless: The thick layer of white sunscreen he slathered all over his face while surfing last July.

Vivid images show the powerful cyclone deluging California

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The storm is coming from the frigid north, as opposed to streaming across the tropical Pacific from around Hawaii (a more common weather phenomenon known as the " Pineapple Express ").

Qualcomm Details The Snapdragon 888: 3rd Gen 5G & Cortex-X1 on 5nm

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This year although we’re not reporting from Hawaii, Qualcomm’s Tech Summit is still happening in digital form, representing the company’s most important launch event of the year as it showcases the new flagship products that will power next year’s smartphones.

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NASA's new discovery of water on the moon could aid future missions

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NASA discovered water molecules on a sunlit portion of the moon's surface, the agency announced Monday.

Surgery Training Platform ‘Osso VR’ Now Used by 1,000 Surgeons Monthly

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The company says that leading hospitals using the platform include Brown University, Vanderbilt University, Hospital for Special Surgery, Marshall University, Newcastle Simulation Centre, The University of Hawaii, UCLA, University of Washington, Wake Forest Baptiste Health, University of Kentucky, University of Utah, and New York University.

Feast your eyes on gorgeous shots of fresh lava from Iceland's new eruption

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Hawaii has a similar hot spot). Earth's grandeur is spilling out. The Icelandic Meteorological Office reported Friday evening that lava started flowing out of a fissure on the island's Reykjanes peninsula, after months of quaking in the region.

Award-winning Mobile Meditation App ‘Calm’ Comes to Oculus Go & Gear VR

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Once you’ve selected a meditation, which addresses a number of subjects such as grief, gratitude, and creativity, users can then choose from a few locations: a mountain lake, a redwood forest, or a white sand beach in Hawaii. “We

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It's probably not aliens: New 'Oumuamua theory suggests simpler origins

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It's called ‘Oumuaumua, a Hawaiian word meaning “scout” or “messenger from afar” in honor of its sighting from the Haleakalā Observatory in Hawaii.

One simple tweak to California's car culture could help save the world

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While it has more public EV charging stations than any other state ( nearly 27,000 ), California only has the fifth highest number of chargers per person — behind Vermont, Hawaii, Oregon and Colorado, and only slightly ahead of South Dakota.

Jumping out of a virtual plane is perfect for those who can't or won't skydive IRL

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Which is how I ended up at iFly's new VR experience near Universal Studios in LA this week, dressed in a jump suit, strapped into a Samsung Gear, and floating over Hawaii while bemused tourists wandering the retail center outside the theme park gawped and 'grammed. I've never quite got round to throwing myself out of a plane. Somehow, I wake up every day and find something marginally less terrifying to do with my waking hours and here we are.

Whoops, it's stuck in your head again. Here, for no reason, the opening credits for 'The White Lotus'.

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ICYMI, The White Lotus tells the story of a group of privileged holiday-makers at a luxury resort in Hawaii. Well, it's in our head again. And it's about to be in yours too (sorry!).

Microsoft Research’s VROOM Combines Life-sized AR Avatars With Robots

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The conference was scheduled to take place in Hawaii last week but was largely canceled due to COVID-19 and global shutdown orders.

Sketchfab Hosts 1 Million Online Scenes While Matterport Posts 250K Virtual Spaces

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Matterport’s 3D camera has been used to map a vast collection of places, from a Maori village in New Zealand to a huge lava tube in Hawaii. Virtual reality’s web presence is heating up. In separate announcements, two of VR’s most prolific online companies are celebrating big milestones.

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Channel Your Inner 90’s Child With POGs AR

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The game first originated in Maui, Hawaii sometime during the 1920’s or 1930’s, but it wasn’t until the 1990’s that the game exploded into a craze so popular, it was banned from schools all over the United States. One of the biggest fads of the 90’s returns with an AR multiplayer twist. The 1990’s were full of crazy fads like fanny packs, Snap, and Beanie Babies – but one of the biggest fads was POGs.

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USA Today’s VRtually There Gets A Full Second Season

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We don’t have any specific insight on the five content areas that VRtually There’s second season will focus on but, considering it mirror’s the debut episode, it stands to reason that the Hawaii hang-gliding focus on the first episode of season two means extreme sports did well with USA Today’s VR audience. As companies maneuver through content plans that include VR and AR, it is encouraging to see renewed interest with a doubling-down of efforts.

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Snapchat’s Augmented Reality Vending Machines are Marketing Gold

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Editor’s Note: VRScout was able to independently verify valid re-sale permits for Snapchat’s Bot in the states of Nevada, Texas, Washington and Hawaii. On a seemingly random Thursday morning, a bright yellow vending machine appeared suddenly on the Venice Beach Boardwalk in California spitting out Snapchat’s new Spectacles throughout the day.

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 845 to Improve AR/VR Rendering & Reduce Power Consumption “by 30%”

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Qualcomm introduced it’s new Snapdragon 845 mobile processor at the company’s tech summit in Hawaii this week, which Qualcomm says improves mobile AR/VR headset (branded to as ‘XR’, or ‘eXtended reality’) performance up to 30 percent in comparison to its predecessor, Snapdragon 835.

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Twitter rolls out tipping with bitcoin, explores verifying NFT profile pics

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excluding residents of Hawaii and New York) and El Salvador will be able to use the third-party Strike app to send and receiving bitcoin over the lightning network. Twitter is leaning into the blockchain.