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California to 'whiplash' between drought, floods: Study

The Golden State has already experienced a rapid rise in such "whiplash" events — careering from a record multi-year drought between 2012 and 2016, to heavy flooding in the winter of 2016-17.

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Lakes on Mars dried up 3.5bn years ago: Study

New York, April 23 (IANS) The discovery of cracks on the surface of Mars by NASA's Curiosity rover in early 2017 are evidence of lakes that likely dried up 3.5 billion years ago, confirmed a study,...

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20 Indian Americans running for US Congress raise more than $15.5 million

A record number of 20 Indian Americans are running for US Congressional elections this year. Collectively they have raised more than $15.5 million, as per latest official figures, with seven of the...

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Omar Abdullah says dialogue only way for India, Pakistan to move forward on Kashmir issue

Srinagar: India and Pakistan have squandered a lot of good chances to resolve the Kashmir issue, but there are still opportunities, former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah has said. H...

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SpaceX to build Big Falcon Rocket to explore Mars in Los Angeles

The Big Falcon Rocket, or BFR, which will be used to explore Mars — a goal that SpaceX CEO Elon Musk hopes to accomplish by 2022 — will be built in the Port of Los Angeles, media reports said. Acco...

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The SpaceX rocket that will eventually be used to explore Mars is to be built in Los Angeles

The Big Falcon Rocket, or BFR, which will be used to explore Mars — a goal that SpaceX CEO Elon Musk hopes to accomplish by 2022 — will be built in the Port of Los Angeles, media reports said. Acco...

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California () is a state located on the West Coast of the United States. It is the most populous U.S. state, home to 1 out of 8 Americans, and is the third largest state by area (after Alaska and Texas).