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Is the Farming Simulator League Taking eSports Too Far?
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Is the Farming Simulator League Taking eSports Too Far?

When we think of eSports, games like Overwatch, League of Legends, and Fortnite spring to mind – not Farming Simulator 19. If we were to suggest the agricultural sim as an eSport, we’d expect a more muted response, if not one defined by utter confusion.eSports hint at ever-larger stadiums packed to the rafters with adoring…

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Adam Peaty Smashes World Record, Chases Millions Like Michael Phelps
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Adam Peaty Smashes World Record, Chases Millions Like Michael Phelps

British swimmer Adam Peaty is breaking world records. And he’s making millions doing so. Peaty first reached international fame with his triumphant performance at the 2016 Olympics. He broke a world record while bringing home Britain’s first men’s swimming gold medal in 28 years.OLYMPIC CHAMPION pic.twitter.com/l4Kjyj0UbE— Adam Peaty MBE (@adam_peaty) August 8, 2016He broke his…

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Elon Musk says Starship prototypes will have first test flights in ‘2 to 3 months’
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Elon Musk says Starship prototypes will have first test flights in ‘2 to 3 months’

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk believes that both the Texas and Florida Starship prototype rockets being developed by the private space company will fly “in 2 to three months,” which is an aggressive timeline considering the planned untethered flight of its Starhopper demonstration prototype missed its target of running this past week. SpaceX is developing two…

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Hold the first Moon rock ever collected with your smartphone
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Hold the first Moon rock ever collected with your smartphone

NASA is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing in a variety of ways today, but here’s one you can experience no matter where you are, provided you have a modern smartphone. NASA’s Astromaterials Research & Exploration Science (ARES) department has released a fully detailed model of the first ever sample of…

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Original Content podcast: We’re not on the same page about ‘Frankenstein’s Monster’s Monster, Frankenstein’
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Original Content podcast: We’re not on the same page about ‘Frankenstein’s Monster’s Monster, Frankenstein’

Just to get this out of the way: “Frankenstein’s Monster’s Monster, Frankenstein” is a great title. In fact, it’s probably the best thing about the new comedy special on Netflix . That’s not a complaint about the special itself, which stars David Harbour (a.k.a. Chief Hopper on “Stranger Things”), as both David Harbour Jr —…

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