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TopFinds: Exo-planet found, will Pacquaio fight Mayweather?

Posted Dec 28, 2014 by David Silverberg
NASA's Kepler space telescope found a new exo-planet. How Taylor Swift quickly rose to the top of the charts again. What you need to know about a boxing match every fan wants to see happen. Welcome to this week's TopFinds.
A team of astronomers  including one from the University of British Columbia  has confirmed the exis...
A team of astronomers, including one from the University of British Columbia, has confirmed the existence of a new "Super-Earth" planet in a galaxy far, far away.
Via NASA
As we do every week, we've collected the top news stories and compiled them on one page. Digital Journalists this week reported on space news, interviewed celebrity chefs, analysed sports stories and more.
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Top Digital Journal Reports

15 fundamental facts about Matt McAndrew of 'The Voice' (Includes interview and first-hand account) by Earl Dittman
Matt McAndrew admits he’s quite content being named runner-up of ‘The Voice.’ The singer/songwriter behind “Wasted Love” also acknowledges his penchant for shedding tears & anonymity and his reverence for skateboarding, Nirvana and Harry Potter.
15 Fundamental Facts about Chris Jamison of ‘The Voice' (Includes interview and first-hand account) by Earl Dittman
On 'The Voice' the former meek and modest college student was transformed into a fiery and fearless pop-R&B performer. The "average guy" with the faultless falsetto explains his desire for constructive criticism and his passion for John Mayer & NSync.
Seaplane Saturday: Community in Dalmatia, history in Istria (Includes first-hand account) by Paul Bradbury
A busy day for Europe's first modern scheduled seaplane operation in Croatia, starting with a school flight in Dalmatia followed by a historic flight to Istria.
Top 10 most pressing worldwide issues in 2015 (Includes interview) by Kay Mathews
The predictions are not based on gazing into a crystal ball. Instead, research and insights from experts make the most urgent issues facing the world in 2015 crystal clear.
Canadian chef celebrates local food with his own stories (Includes interview and first-hand account) by Cate Kustanczy
Canadian chef Jamie Kennedy made a name for himself in Canada's culinary world through his poetically simple approach to cuisine. A new cookbook finds the chef reflecting on four decades of cooking and the re-birth of local food culture.

Top Images

US Vice President Joe Biden and his wife  Jill Biden  leave the Christ Tabernacle Church in New York...
US Vice President Joe Biden and his wife, Jill Biden, leave the Christ Tabernacle Church in New York on December 27, 2014, after attending the funeral for New York Police Officer Rafael Ramos
Don Emmert, AFP
Maritza Ramos (3rd-R)  wife of New York Police Officer Rafael Ramos  is joined by her sons Justin (C...
Maritza Ramos (3rd-R), wife of New York Police Officer Rafael Ramos, is joined by her sons Justin (C) and Jaden (2nd-R) during the funeral for Ramos at the Christ Tabernacle Church in New York on December 27, 2014
Don Emmert, AFP
Police officers arrive for the funeral for New York police officer Rafael Ramos on December 27  2014...
Police officers arrive for the funeral for New York police officer Rafael Ramos on December 27, 2014 in New York
Don Emmert, AFP
The casket of New York Police Officer Rafael Ramos is carried out of Christ Tabernacle church on Dec...
The casket of New York Police Officer Rafael Ramos is carried out of Christ Tabernacle church on December 27, 2014 in New York
Don Emmert, AFP
Police officers from the New York City area line up for the wake for NYPD officer Rafael Ramos in Ne...
Police officers from the New York City area line up for the wake for NYPD officer Rafael Ramos in New York on December 26, 2014
Don Emmert, AFP
New York City police officers stand guard outside the wake for NYPD officer Rafael Ramos on December...
New York City police officers stand guard outside the wake for NYPD officer Rafael Ramos on December 26 , 2014
Don Emmert, AFP
Police officers watch over the lines outside the wake for NYPD officer Rafael Ramos on December 26  ...
Police officers watch over the lines outside the wake for NYPD officer Rafael Ramos on December 26 , 2014 in New York
Don Emmert, AFP
Police officers from the New York City area line up for the wake for NYPD officer Rafael Ramos on De...
Police officers from the New York City area line up for the wake for NYPD officer Rafael Ramos on December 26 , 2014 in New York
Don Emmert, AFP
A New York City Police Department picture shows Rafael Ramos  one of the officers killed on December...
A New York City Police Department picture shows Rafael Ramos, one of the officers killed on December 20, 2014
, New York City Police Department/AFP/File
Police officers watch over the lines outside the wake for NYPD officer Rafael Ramos on December 26  ...
Police officers watch over the lines outside the wake for NYPD officer Rafael Ramos on December 26 , 2014 in New York
Don Emmert, AFP
A New York City Police Department picture shows Wenjian Liu  one of the officers killed on December ...
A New York City Police Department picture shows Wenjian Liu, one of the officers killed on December 20, 2014
, New York City Police Department/AFP/File
A woman pays her respects at a memorial where two New York Police Department officers who were shot ...
A woman pays her respects at a memorial where two New York Police Department officers who were shot and killed last Saturday on December 23, 2014 in the Bedford Stuyvesant neighborhood of the Brooklyn borough of New York City
Andrew Burton, Getty/AFP
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio addresses his staff at City Hall before observing a moment of silence ...
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio addresses his staff at City Hall before observing a moment of silence at 2:47PM, the time two New York Police Department officers were murdered last Saturday, at City Hall, on December 23, 2014 in New York City
Andrew Burton, Getty/AFP
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio arrives to speak at the Police Athletic League Luncheon on Decemb...
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio arrives to speak at the Police Athletic League Luncheon on December 22, 2014 in New York City
Andrew Burton, Getty/AFP
Rev. Al Sharpton (R) is joined by Esaw Garner (L)  Eric Garner's widow  as he speaks at a press...
Rev. Al Sharpton (R) is joined by Esaw Garner (L), Eric Garner's widow, as he speaks at a press conference denouncing the shooting deaths of two New York City police officers, on December 21, 2014, in New York City
Michael Graae, Getty/AFP
A photographer takes pictures at a memorial near Tompkins Ave and Myrtle Ave on December 21  2014 in...
A photographer takes pictures at a memorial near Tompkins Ave and Myrtle Ave on December 21, 2014 in New York near the site where two New York City police officers were shot and killed
Don Emmert, AFP/File
People leave items at a memorial near Tompkins Ave and Myrtle Ave on December 21  2014 in New York n...
People leave items at a memorial near Tompkins Ave and Myrtle Ave on December 21, 2014 in New York near the site where two New York City police officers were shot and killed
Don Emmert, AFP/File
Police officers stand guard at the intersection of Tompkins Ave and Myrtle Ave December 21  2014 in ...
Police officers stand guard at the intersection of Tompkins Ave and Myrtle Ave December 21, 2014 in New York near the site where two police officers were shot and killed
Don Emmert, AFP
People leave items at a memorial near Tompkins Ave and Myrtle Ave December 21  2014 in New York near...
People leave items at a memorial near Tompkins Ave and Myrtle Ave December 21, 2014 in New York near the site where two police officers were killed
Don Emmert, AFP
People leave items at a memorial on December 21  2014 in New York near the site where two police off...
People leave items at a memorial on December 21, 2014 in New York near the site where two police officers were shot and killed
Don Emmert, AFP
New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton is followed by Mayor Bill de Blasio at a news conf...
New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton is followed by Mayor Bill de Blasio at a news conference at Woodhull Hospital following the killing of two New York City police officers on December 20, 2014 in New York City
Spencer Platt, Getty Images/AFP
New York City Police Commissioner William J. Bratton is joined by Mayor Bill de Blasio at a news con...
New York City Police Commissioner William J. Bratton is joined by Mayor Bill de Blasio at a news conference at Woodhull Hospital following the killing of two New York City police officers on December 20, 2014 in New York City
Spencer Platt, Getty/AFP/File
New York City Police Commissioner William J. Bratton is joined by Mayor Bill de Blasio at a news con...
New York City Police Commissioner William J. Bratton is joined by Mayor Bill de Blasio at a news conference following the killing of two NYC police officers on December 20, 2014, in Brooklyn
Spencer Platt, Getty/AFP
Officers stand near the scene where two New York City policemen were killed execution style Saturday...
Officers stand near the scene where two New York City policemen were killed execution style Saturday afternoon as they sat in their marked police car on a Brooklyn street corner on December 20, 2014
Spencer Platt, Getty/AFP
The two officers were "ambushed and murdered" -- shot in the head -- as they sat in the fr...
The two officers were "ambushed and murdered" -- shot in the head -- as they sat in the front two seats of a marked NYPD police car, New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton said
Spencer Platt, Getty Images/AFP

In the Media

Top 5 obstacles to hurdle in Mayweather-Pacquiao showdown by Leo Reyes
At least five major roadblocks are standing in the way to the long-delayed Mayweather-Pacquiao fight and each one requires careful handling and expertise.
Amir Khan says he may get Floyd Mayweather now, or Manny Pacquiao by Marcus Hondro
British boxing champ Amir Khan insists he might be the next fight for Floyd Mayweather Jr. If not Mayweather, Khan says he might get Manny Pacquiao and that he'll find out "in a couple of weeks" which, if either, he gets.
Op-Ed: Mayweather-Pacquiao trilogy possible if Pacquiao wins first fight by Leo Reyes
A three-fight mini series on the most anticipated fight between unbeaten boxing champion Floyd Mayweather and eight-division world titlist Manny Pacquiao is possible provided the Filipino star wins the first fight
Taylor Swift's 'Blank Space' spends 6 weeks at top of the charts by Markos Papadatos
Global music superstar Taylor Swift continues her reign on the Billboard Hot 100 charts with her latest single "Blank Space."
Op-Ed: Alarming PPV revenue decline could hurt boxing stakeholders by Leo Reyes
Pay-per- view revenues from major boxing events this year have gone down considerably due mainly to lack of high caliber matches that boxing fans want to see before they shell out their money to watch the fights live on cable networks.
Diaz: If Floyd Mayweather ducks Manny Pacquiao he'll lose respect by Marcus Hondro
Joel Diaz, one of the best trainers in boxing and a former fighter himself, said that if Floyd Mayweather ducks a fight with Manny Pacquiao then he stands a chance of losing credibility. He also suggested Mayweather is gaining a rep boxers don't want.
Mayweather vs Maidana in May of 2014
Mayweather vs Maidana in May of 2014
The Boxing Blog
Mysterious 'encryption key' appears on Pirate Bay website by James Walker
The closed-down torrent site The Pirate Bay appears to be returning to life as a mysterious string of text, believed by many to be an encryption key, has appeared on the site's homepage, accompanied by a digital clock of the time since the site closed.
Atheists write their own Ten Commandments by JohnThomas Didymus
Atheists now have their own version of the Ten Commandments, or more precisely, what the organizers and judges of the Rethink Prize crowdsourcing project to codify statements summarizing the beliefs of atheists called "Ten Non-Commandments."
Under cloud of controversy, cannabis e-cigarettes debut in UK by Simon Crompton
Over protests from members of the French government and health groups, the first electronic cannabis cigarette is available in the UK.
NASA working to make Venus atmosphere humanity's next home by Sravanth Verma
It isn't the rocky cold surface of Mars that could be humanity's next home. A NASA project wants to make Venus's atmosphere humanity's next home.
Why Amir Khan rejected fight against Kell Brook by Leo Reyes
British boxing star Amir has rejected the proposed fight against fellow British boxer Kell Brook saying the unbeaten rising star from Sheffield, England, is disrespectful and not yet on his level.
NASA's Kepler telescope finds alien 'Super Earth', may have water by Sravanth Verma
NASA's Kepler space telescope has been partially restored after a malfunction in May 2013, and has begun discovering new exo-planets again.
Standing on one leg for 20 seconds can predict stroke risk by Stephen Morgan
If you are unable to stand on one leg for more than 20 seconds, it can be a sign that you are at heightened risk of stroke, brain damage or reduced cognitive functioning.

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