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Coronavirus live: Indonesia reports record daily deaths; Philippines bans children from going out
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 14:48:13 GMT

Latest updates: Indonesia’s daily death toll reaches 1,566; Philippines bans children aged 5-17 leaving the house until end of July

The Republican governor of Alabama has said it is “time to start blaming the unvaccinated folks” for rising cases of Covid-19, amid concern that months of misinformation over the need and efficacy of vaccines is fueling a resurgence of coronavirus infections in several states.

Kay Ivey said that vaccines are “the greatest weapon we have to fight Covid” and added that a surge in new cases of the coronavirus in Alabama is due to a reluctance among many people in the state to get inoculated.

Related: Republican governor says ‘time to start blaming unvaccinated’ for rise in cases

Related: Alabama governor joins growing number of Republicans urging Americans to get vaccinated – live

Germany’s public health institute has said it is putting Spain and the Netherlands on a list of high-incidence countries for coronavirus, meaning new restrictions for unvaccinated travellers.

The move by the Robert Koch Institute, effective from Tuesday, means anyone arriving from high-incidence countries with new infection rates of 200 or more per 100,000 people in the past seven days is required to go into a 10-day quarantine, which can be cut to five days upon a negative test.

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COP26 will be most important summit ever, but the UK’s leadership is already falling short | Kate Blagojevic
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 11:00:52 GMT

From fossil fuels to carbon offsetting, the British government must practise what it preaches if it is to inspire others to step up

This summer alone has seen scorching heat domes smother parts of the US and Canada with record temperatures, and blistering heatwaves sweep across Pakistan. Torrential rain has caused devastating floods in China, as well as India, Germany, Belgium and Austria. And while fires are raging in Siberia, Madagascar is experiencing the world’s first famine caused solely by the climate crisis. Even here in the UK, the first extreme heat warnings were issued earlier this week.

New extreme-weather events linked to the climate crisis have become rolling news. Their destruction and death tolls are a daily reminder that the UK-hosted Cop26 this autumn isn’t just the most important climate conference ever held, but the most important international summit of all time.

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Fears for Indonesia provinces as Delta variant spreads out of Java
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 07:11:44 GMT

Shortages of beds and oxygen as Covid variant reaches areas with weaker healthcare systems

Scenes that have for months haunted hospitals across Indonesia’s Java island are appearing across the country, as the Delta variant spreads to new provinces, causing shortages of beds and oxygen.

Images have circulated on social media of overstretched hospitals in both Papua and Kalimantan. One video shows a patient lying inside an ambulance, with two of his relatives sitting next to him. “The people need help. [I] have brought them to hospitals but all of them rejected us. [The hospitals] said there is no oxygen. How come the government can’t provide oxygen?” the ambulance driver, who recorded the video, can be heard saying. The Twitter account reported that the patient finally died.

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Ignoring Intel Rumors, GlobalFoundries Will Do $1-billion Expansion
Tue, 20 Jul 2021 15:27:00 GMT
Plus the foundry will build a new fab in New York state
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Japan’s Olympics kick off amid a cascade of disasters
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 12:01:47 EDT
The Tokyo Olympics begin with little fanfare and a surge of coronavirus cases.
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Covid-19 global updates: New restrictions, travel bans in Asia region as delta variant cases rise
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 10:51:44 EDT
Surging coronavirus cases — in places such as Australia, Malaysia and Thailand — have been blamed on the more contagious delta variant.
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Tokyo Olympic Games 2020: the opening ceremony – live!
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 14:49:44 GMT

Mount Fuji: Tennis champion Naomi Osaka takes the torch from our team of kids and jogs up the steps to the summit of the temporary Mount Fuji that’s been erected in the stadium. Following her recent travails and admissions of mental frailty, who better than her to do the honours? And to be clear, no ... it’s you who is crying. Naomi Osaka lights the cauldron, built in the shape of a flower with its petals open. Let the Games begin!

Slowly but surely. We’re getting there. The flame makes its way across the stadium, a local doctor and nurse taking temporary possession. They’re loving it! They positively bound towards a seven-times Japanese Paralympian, waving enthusiastically to all present. The flamne now goes to a team of local students.

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Tokyo Olympics: Watch as the sky above Japan's Olympic stadium is illuminated by 1800 drones
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 14:40:59 GMT
Watch as the sky above Japan's Olympic stadium is illuminated by 1800 drones for the opening ceremony of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
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Tokyo Olympics: Day-by-day guide to the key events, big stars and British medal hopes
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 14:33:41 GMT
Want to know what's happening when in Tokyo? Check out our comprehensive guide to all the action in Japan.
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Team GB shifts Olympic focus from superpower to more human approach | Sean Ingle
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 13:35:20 GMT

The relentless drive for more medals has been replaced by a more human message in Tokyo: it is a welcome change

At the Hokusai Museum, a short ride from where the British athletes are staying in the Olympic village, there is a giant image of the Japanese artist’s most famous work: the Great Wave off Kanagawa. Higher and higher the great wave rises, until it stands taller than Mount Fuji itself. But then, inevitably its tremendous power and energy starts to flatten, then fall.

That picture may yet serve as an analogy for Team GB’s Olympic momentum here in Tokyo. Since finishing 36th in the medal table in Atlanta in 1996, behind Ireland and North Korea, it has ridden an enormous wave, from Sydney to Athens, London to Rio, from no-hopers to world-beaters. But, after winning 67 medals and finishing second in 2016, UK Sport is now targeting between 45-70 medals and a top-five finish in Tokyo.

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Will we ever get to see Neill Blomkamp’s mooted District 9 sequel based on ‘American history’?
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 13:17:54 GMT

Blomkamp’s dystopian satire left so many questions unanswered that it simply demands a follow-up – and recent US politics could be the perfect inspiration

The greatest science fiction movies always leave us wanting to know more. Think Alien, 2001: A Space Odyssey, The Terminator, Blade Runner, Ex Machina or The Matrix. All are spiked with so much enigma – visions of the future that are only half-explained – that we finish the movie desperate for more information. Was Deckard a replicant? Who built and placed the monoliths? Where did the xenomorphs come from? Should Neo have taken the blue pill? These are the kinds of questions that fuel message board speculation for decades after the movie hit cinemas.

Neill Blomkamp’s District 9 stands up to any of the movies mentioned above in terms of its ability to create a living, breathing science fiction world that both wows the senses with its shocking differences from our own reality and inspires us to look at the inadequacies of our own societal structures. Blomkamp’s ingenious decision to blend the then-fresh found-footage style with racial satire amid the rancid slums of alternate reality South Africa marked out the 2009 film as a rare example of intelligent science fiction on the big screen. It put Sharlto Copley on Hollywood’s radar and briefly saw the director take on the mantle of coming man of futuristic cinema: the middling Elysium followed in 2013, with the underrated Chappie arriving in 2015, but, despite the latter returning us to the mean streets of Jo’burg, Blomkamp’s star never quite recovered its early sparkle.

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Tokyo Olympic Games: When are they and how will Covid affect them?
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 13:04:48 GMT
The Tokyo Summer Olympics have begun, despite a surge in Covid cases in Japan.
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Uzbek legend Oksana Chusovitina set for one final attempt at Olympic glory | Tumaini Carayol
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 12:54:01 GMT

An astonishing Olympic career that began in 1991, and has spanned four teams, is poised to come to a close in Japan

So much can happen in the sporting world across four years alone, but throughout the Olympic cycles in recent memory, during a period in which thousands of athletes have had long and fruitful careers before departing into the night, one of the few certainties at each Olympics has been the enduring presence of Oksana Chusovitina.

As a gymnast in a sport dominated for so long by teenagers, Chusovitina was already at a relatively advanced age two decades ago, and she was considered a complete aberration by the time she was 30. Yet Tokyo 2020 marks her eighth Olympics in a career that has spanned three decades. As she completed her podium training on Thursday before her attempts to qualify for another vault final on Sunday, she told reporters in Tokyo that it would be her last.

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Tokyo Olympics opening ceremony – in pictures
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 11:51:49 GMT

With a blaze of indigo and white fireworks lighting the night sky, the Tokyo Olympics opening ceremony has started. In a nearly empty national stadium, devoid of any crowd energy, it began with a single female athlete at the centre of the stadium, kneeling. As she stood, the shadow behind her took the shape of a seedling, growing as she walked. A number of athletes were featured in a video that started with the moment Tokyo won the Olympic bid in 2013, before showing images of a world silenced by the Covid pandemic

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Team GB’s Keira Walsh: ‘I work a lot with psychologists and that helps me’ | Suzanne Wrack
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 11:41:58 GMT

Defensive midfielder on dealing with criticism, why she is enjoying Hege Riise’s management and the hotel ‘corridor club’ in Japan

After the World Cup in 2019, Manchester City’s Keira Walsh was hit so hard by the criticism she faced that she thought about stepping away from football.

In France Walsh did not look like the player who had become so integral to City’s midfield and defensive strategy until the semi-final against USA, where she played her best game of the tournament, with England’s underdog status perhaps lifting the pressure.

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Chinese president Xi Jinping visits troubled region of Tibet
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 11:30:10 GMT
Xi Jinping is the first Chinese leader in 30 years to make an official trip to the troubled region.
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Rocket Report: Super Heavy lights up, China tries to recover a fairing
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 11:00:49 +0000
"My expectations were high, and they were dramatically exceeded."
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Jean Hanff Korelitz: ‘I wanted to be a literary novelist. But I realised that I liked plot’
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 11:00:53 GMT

The author of the book behind TV smash The Undoing talks about her new novel The Plot, a thriller about plagiarism – and how she fell for Hugh Grant

In January 2020, the American novelist Jean Hanff Korelitz was “all in all, not in a great place”, despite the runaway success of the HBO series The Undoing, based on her novel You Should Have Known. She was extremely anxious about a new virus in China that she was reading about (she reads a lot of books on epidemiology). “I was pretty much the only person I knew at that point who was really freaking out,” she says cheerfully from her bedroom in upstate New York, her dog Sherlock snoozing serenely beside her. “And I was really freaking out. It felt like we were in the opening chapters of Stephen King’s The Stand.” She was also furious about the first impeachment of President Trump, the outcome of which seemed all too clear. “I think if I had been scared without being angry, or I had been angry without being scared, it wouldn’t have been so combustible, but I was both.”

More personally, she was exhausted by wrestling with the second draft of a novel that was refusing to come together. She was so nervous about a meeting with her editor, who had already turned the book down once, that she forced her husband, the Pulitzer prize-winning Irish poet Paul Muldoon, to come with her. He waited in a nearby coffee shop while she went off to her publishers in a state of “total meltdown”. Her editor still didn’t think the book was ready, but suddenly an idea “just popped” into Korelitz’s head, and she began outlining a story that she barely knew herself. “I’d gone into that meeting unable to sell one novel and apparently I had left with a two-book deal, which I’ve never had before.”

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China floods: Henan mother dies after saving baby from mudslide
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 09:29:27 GMT
Rescuers believe she had flung her daughter to safety just as their home in Henan was hit.
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Chinese leader Xi Jinping makes first visit to Tibet as president
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 09:19:50 GMT

Visit comes as China tightens control over region’s Buddhist culture and invests heavily in infrastructure

The Chinese leader has made his first visit to Tibet as president as authorities tighten controls over the Himalayan region’s traditional Buddhist culture, accompanied by an accelerated drive for economic development and modernised infrastructure.

State media reported on Friday that Xi Jinping had visited sites in the capital, Lhasa, including the Drepung monastery, Barkhor Street and the public square at the base of the Potala Palace that was home to the Dalai Lamas, Tibet’s traditional spiritual and temporal leaders.

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China floods: thousands trapped without fresh water as rain moves north
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 05:49:56 GMT

Extreme rainstorms are continuing their path of destruction, dumping 260mm on the city of Xinxiang in just two hours

Thousands of people remain trapped in central China as floods continue to batter the region, killing at least 51, a number that is expected to rise again sharply as recovery crews access previously submerged roads and tunnels in the capital city.

Record-breaking rainstorms – which dumped a year’s worth of rain on and around the capital of Henan province, Zhengzhou, earlier this week – have since moved north, affecting outer cities and regional areas, trapping people without electricity or fresh water, including at hospitals.

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Covid: China rejects WHO plan for second phase of virus origin probe
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 02:09:55 GMT
China says a proposal to audit labs shows "disrespect to common sense and arrogance towards science".
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Tokyo Olympics: Japanese artists reimagine countries as anime samurai
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 23:15:57 GMT
The creators have used the flags of competing nations as inspiration to design Japanese warriors.
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Coronavirus: Was US money used to fund risky research in China?
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 23:06:19 GMT
What's the row about virus research in China between a prominent Republican and Dr Anthony Fauci?
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The Hacking War Is an Unequal Contest: U.S. companies are resisting public-private partnerships against cyber-hacking attacks facilitated by foreign governments.
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A Former Olympian Discusses the Tribulations of Tokyo 2020
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 20:38:47 +0000
Angela Ruggiero, an Olympic gold medallist and a former member of the International Olympic Committee, discusses the merits of holding the Games in Tokyo.
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Reconsidering the History of the Chinese Communist Party
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 17:49:10 +0000
On the centenary of the C.C.P., a scholar examines the roots of Xi Jinping’s authoritarianism.
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EV maker Faraday Future's stock debuts on Nasdaq
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 15:36:17 GMT

Faraday Future Intelligent Electric Inc. started trading on Thursday, veering between gains and losses and down 0.5% at last check. The electric-vehicle maker, formerly Faraday Future, merged with a blank-check company in a deal announced in January and finalized this week. Faraday said its luxury electric crossover FF 91 is coming to market next year. "Now as a public company, FF will capture the growing market with an entirely differentiated product," the company said. The vehicle was promised three years ago. The deal gave Faraday $1 billion, "sufficient funds" to support the production and delivery of the FF 91 electric vehicle, which is to be sold in the U.S. and in China, the company said in January.

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Hong Kong: five arrested for sedition over children’s book about sheep – video
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 13:25:16 GMT

Five members of a Hong Kong union behind a series of children’s books about sheep trying to hold back wolves from their village have been arrested for sedition. The arrests were made by the new national security police unit, which is undertaking a sweeping crackdown on dissent. The two men and three women detained had 'conspired to publish, distribute, exhibit or copy seditious publications', the unit said

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Firing over Holocaust joke latest scandal exposing Japan’s elite, critics say
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 07:42:46 EDT
The firing of Opening Ceremonies director Kentaro Kobayashi is the latest in a string of scandals that have cast a stain on the Games and threaten its legacy.
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China commuters tell of flooded carriage terror
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 10:09:18 GMT
Passengers tell of their fear after a busy subway carriage was flooded in central Henan province.
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Tokyo’s Olympics Have Become the Anger Games
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 10:00:00 +0000
The Olympics are supposed to be a symbol of global togetherness, but Tokyo’s are shaping up to be the least wanted in history.
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China floods: aluminium alloy plant explodes in Henan province – video
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 08:56:30 GMT

Dramatic footage shows the moment an aluminium plant exploded in China's central Henan province after a record-breaking rain storm. Local government officials said Dengfeng Power Group's plant exploded when flood waters from a nearby river breached a wall and entered it

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China sets back search for covid origins with rejection of WHO investigation proposal
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 04:28:16 EDT
The WHO had called for follow-up research on animal markets in Wuhan and audits of research labs close to where the first coronavirus cases emerged.
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Chinese prosecutor indicted in U.S. case targeting extralegal ‘Fox Hunt’ operation
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 04:24:20 EDT
A superseding indictment filed Thursday increases the number of accused in the case to nine.
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Death toll in China floods climbs to at least 33 as rains spread and more cities call for help
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 03:51:43 EDT
Meteorologists warned that the rain is likely to intensify in other parts of China's Henan and in the neighboring province of Hebei.
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China floods: Drone footage shows the scale of damage as clean up begins
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 07:41:52 GMT
As aerial pictures show the extent of destruction, our correspondent reports on the situation on the ground.
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Home and office routers come under attack by China state hackers, France warns
Wed, 21 Jul 2021 21:57:29 +0000
Compromised routers give the hackers anonymity in ongoing large-scale attacks.
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How the IBM PC Won, Then Lost, the Personal Computer Market
Wed, 21 Jul 2021 18:30:00 GMT
Not even Big Blue could keep up with its creation’s success
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ERA launch replay
Wed, 21 Jul 2021 17:15:00 +0200
Video: 00:03:07

The European Robotic Arm (ERA) is on its way to the International Space Station after being launched on a Proton rocket from the Baikonur Cosmodrome, in Kazakhstan, at 16:58 CEST on 21 July 2021.

The 11-m-long robot is travelling folded and attached to what will be its home base – the Multipurpose Laboratory Module, also called ‘Nauka’. The Proton-M booster placed Nauka and ERA into orbit around 10 minutes after liftoff, nearly 200 km above Earth.  

The International Space Station already has two robotic arms; Canadian and Japanese robots play a crucial role in berthing spacecraft and transferring payloads and astronauts. However, neither arm can reach the Russian segment. 

ERA is the first robot capable of ‘walking’ around the Russian parts of the orbital complex. It can handle components up to 8000 kg with 5 mm precision, and it will transport astronauts from one working site to another. 

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Solar-to-Hydrogen Water Splitter Outlasts Next Best Tech By 14x
Wed, 21 Jul 2021 15:03:00 GMT
Photochemical device can now operate for up to 100 days
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How to Watch the 2021 Summer Olympics
Wed, 21 Jul 2021 11:00:00 +0000
There are plenty of ways to watch the games you want—and some of them are even free if you get creative.
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Syrian economy lies in ruins and China sniffs opportunity
Wed, 21 Jul 2021 04:00:45 GMT

Analysis: War may be winding down, but with Assad in charge for seven more seven years the country remains splintered

Standing on a podium on Saturday to take an oath of office, Bashar al-Assad declared himself the only man who could rebuild Syria.

His first foreign guest, China’s foreign minister, Wang Yi, seemed to enhance his claim, endorsing the president’s win in a May poll described by Britain and Europe as “neither free nor fair” and laying a marker to help get the job started.

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U.S. Military Bought Cameras in Violation of America's Own China Sanctions
Tue, 20 Jul 2021 17:55:59 +0000

Purchased camera systems were supposedly made in the U.S. but actually originated from Chinese companies blacklisted for security reasons.

The post U.S. Military Bought Cameras in Violation of America’s Own China Sanctions appeared first on The Intercept.


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Climate change: US pushes China to make faster carbon cuts
Tue, 20 Jul 2021 15:28:46 GMT
US climate envoy John Kerry says help from China is needed to avoid a dangerous rise in heat.
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Cleveland’s baseball team will be called Guardians after racism accusations
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 14:20:30 GMT
  • Team has been known as the Indians since 1915
  • Club announced intention to change name in December 2020

Known as the Indians since 1915, Cleveland’s Major League Baseball team will be called Guardians.

The ballclub announced the name change Friday with a video on Twitter narrated by actor Tom Hanks, ending months of internal discussions triggered by a national reckoning by institutions and teams to permanently drop logos and names considered racist.

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Shares in Indian food startup Zomato jump 80% on IPO
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 13:18:13 GMT

Startups are attracting billions of dollars in investment even though they are yet to make a profit

Shares of Indian food delivery giant Zomato soared on its market debut on Friday, after a 93.75 billion rupee (£916.6m) IPO, the country’s biggest this year.

Approximately 30 Indian companies have announced plans to list shares this year, with startups attracting billions of dollars in investment even though many are yet to make a profit.

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Demonstrations and inquiries: the global impact of the Pegasus project
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 13:09:15 GMT

Worldwide concern over the use of invasive spyware sold to autocratic regimes

The Pegasus project investigation has reverberated across the world; claims about the use of invasive spyware, and the governments that use the technology, have provoked demonstrations, political outrage and calls for industry regulation.

Here, Guardian reporters pull together the impact of the investigation, which has put a spotlight on the government customers of the Israeli company NSO Group.

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Coronavirus tally: Global cases of COVID-19 top 192.6 million and CDC head warns U.S. not out of the woods yet
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 10:22:53 GMT

The global tally for the coronavirus-borne illness climbed above 192.6 million on Friday, while the death toll climbed above 4.1 million, according to data aggregated by Johns Hopkins University. The U.S. leads the world with a total of 34.3 million cases and in deaths with 610,177 as the highly infectious delta variant continues to spread fast, especially in states with low vaccination rates. CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky warned Thursday that the U.S. is not out of the woods yet, as the highly transmissible delta variant continues to infect especially unvaccinated people. "It is one of the most infectious respiratory viruses we know of and that I have seen in my 20-year career," Walensky said at a White House briefing, with hospitals reaching capacity in some parts of the country. The CDC's vaccine tracker shows rates remain static from day-to-day, as fewer Americans come forward for shots. Just 48.8% of the overall population is fully vaccinated, and just 59.7% of adults 18-years-and-older have received both shots, while 68.6% have received at least one. That remains just short of President Joe Biden's goal of having at least 70% of the adult population receive one shot by the recent July 4 holiday. India is second by cases at 31.3 million and third by deaths at 419,470, according to its official numbers, which are expected to be undercounted. Brazil is second in deaths at 547,016 but is third in cases at 19.5 million. Mexico has fourth-highest death toll at 237,626 but has recorded just 2.7 million cases, according to its official numbers. In Europe, Russia continues to pull ahead of the U.K. by deaths at 149,796, while the U.K. has 129,266, making Russia the country with the fifth-highest death toll in the world and highest in Europe. The U.K. fully reopened its economy on Monday against the advice of healthcare experts, who are concerned at the continued rapid spread of cases there that is forcing many to isolate and quarantine.

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Food delivery firm Zomato surges 65% in key India debut
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 10:09:54 +0000
Shares in Zomato, a Gurgaon-based food delivery company and first of India’s consumer tech startups to go public, closed up 65% in its debut day of trading in Mumbai, delivering a key insight into the appetite investors have for the world’s second largest internet market’s burgeoning startup ecosystem. Zomato’s shares traded all day above the […]
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India Zomato: Shares of food delivery app soar 80% on market debut
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 06:41:42 GMT
The firm's stock exchange listing sets the pace for other start-ups that are thriving in the pandemic.
Match ID: 50 Score: 35.00 source: www.bbc.co.uk age: 0 days
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Ban Amnesty over Pegasus leaks role, Indian politician urges
2021-07-23T04:55:06+00:00
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Raj Kundra: Indian millionaire embroiled in porn scandal
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 01:44:30 GMT
Raj Kundra, husband of Bollywood star Shilpa Shetty, has been accused of running a porn production ring.
Match ID: 52 Score: 35.00 source: www.bbc.co.uk age: 0 days
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Sundarbans: Why the world’s largest mangrove forest is sinking
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 23:00:33 GMT
The low-lying islands are being battered by violent storms, rising sea levels, and melting ice from the Himalayas.
Match ID: 53 Score: 35.00 source: www.bbc.co.uk age: 0 days
qualifiers: 35.00 india

Daily Crunch: Today’s widespread internet outage ‘not a result of a cyberattack,’ says Akamai
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 22:10:48 +0000
Hello friends and welcome to Daily Crunch, bringing you the most important startup, tech and venture capital news in a single package.
Match ID: 54 Score: 35.00 source: feedproxy.google.com age: 0 days
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Khosla Ventures leads Even’s $5M seed to give India the kind of healthcare their insurance doesn’t
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 22:00:53 +0000
Even, a healthcare membership company, aims to make going to a primary care doctor as easy and accessible in India as it is in other countries.
Match ID: 55 Score: 35.00 source: feedproxy.google.com age: 0 days
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‘I shoot for the common man’: the photographs of Danish Siddiqui
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 05:30:16 GMT

The photojournalist Danish Siddiqui was shot dead last week while documenting the Taliban offensive in Afghanistan. His award-winning work for Reuters spanned some of the world’s most era-defining crises.
He said: ‘I shoot for the common man who wants to see and feel a story from a place where he can’t be present himself.’
Siddiqui leaves behind his wife, Rike, and two children. And a breathtaking body of work

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Match ID: 56 Score: 35.00 source: www.theguardian.com age: 1 day
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The Pegasus Project part 4: runaway princesses and the UK connection
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 02:00:12 GMT

In today’s episode, two princesses from the United Arab Emirates show up in our leaked records – and we look at whether powerful spyware is being used against UK citizens

In 2018, Princess Latifa, a daughter of Dubai’s ruler, made a bid for freedom. Together with a Finnish fitness instructor and a French former spy, she fled the United Arab Emirates.

The Guardian’s Dan Sabbagh tells Michael Safi that at the height of the escape drama, it can now be revealed, the mobile numbers for Latifa and some of her friends back home appeared on a database at the heart of the Pegasus project data investigation. Latifa was ultimately captured by Indian special forces and returned to Dubai. The UAE described it not as an escape attempt but as a kidnapping.

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Match ID: 57 Score: 35.00 source: www.theguardian.com age: 1 day
qualifiers: 35.00 india

What are the Delta, Gamma, Beta and Alpha Covid variants?
Wed, 21 Jul 2021 08:48:07 GMT
UK coronavirus cases are rising due to a variant first identified in India that spreads more easily.
Match ID: 58 Score: 35.00 source: www.bbc.co.uk age: 2 days
qualifiers: 35.00 india

COVID-19 Forced Us All to Experiment. What Have We Learned?
Tue, 20 Jul 2021 15:00:00 GMT
Telework, telelearning, telemedicine, and telecommerce are here to stay
Match ID: 59 Score: 34.29 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 3 days
qualifiers: 34.29 china

Even as Ardern signals alignment with US, New Zealand still seeks to maintain distance | Pete McKenzie
Tue, 20 Jul 2021 03:11:18 GMT

As the prime minister treads the delicate path between China and the US we shouldn’t overstate the significance of her latest moves

New Zealand has long prided itself on having an “independent” foreign policy that charts a middle path between great powers. It’s an approach for which the prime minister, Jacinda Ardern, and her new foreign minister, Nanaia Mahuta, have voiced strong support. Over the past week, however, Ardern has moved towards a much closer alignment with America.

It’s the latest sign that for small countries caught amid great power competition, independence is increasingly difficult. It also raises the question: is this the end of New Zealand’s “independent” foreign policy, and if so, what comes next?

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Match ID: 60 Score: 34.29 source: www.theguardian.com age: 3 days
qualifiers: 34.29 china

How China’s Hacking Entered a Reckless New Phase
Mon, 19 Jul 2021 19:43:38 +0000
The country’s hackers have gotten far more aggressive since 2015, when the Ministry of State Security largely took over the country’s cyberespionage.
Match ID: 61 Score: 34.29 source: www.wired.com age: 3 days
qualifiers: 34.29 china

South Korea’s chicken joints have their wings clipped by coronavirus surge
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 12:13:21 EDT
Traditional summer chicken dinners were seen as a sign of recovery. Instead, restaurants are empty.
Match ID: 62 Score: 30.00 source: www.washingtonpost.com age: 0 days
qualifiers: 30.00 south korea

Indonesia: Covid-positive man boards flight disguised as wife
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 04:28:08 GMT
He may never have been caught if he had not changed into his regular clothes midway through the flight.
Match ID: 63 Score: 30.00 source: www.bbc.co.uk age: 0 days
qualifiers: 30.00 indonesia

ITER Celebrates Milestone, Still at Least a Decade Away From Fusing Atoms
Mon, 24 Aug 2020 15:00:00 GMT
Machine assembly has commenced, but this gigantic nuclear fusion experiment costing tens of billions of dollars is nowhere near starting up
Match ID: 64 Score: 20.71 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 333 days
qualifiers: 5.71 japan, 5.71 china, 5.00 india, 4.29 south korea

UK Covid live news: more than 800,000 people had coronavirus last week, ONS estimates
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 14:43:47 GMT

Cases increased in all four nations, says Office for National Statistics

Turning back to the ONS infection survey, here are the figures from the data tables showing the estimate for what percentage of the population in England would have tested positive on 14 July by region.

North-east: 1 in 45

Experts and charities have raised the alarm about rising youth violence in the UK and say it could erupt over the summer, aggravated by Covid lockdowns, mental health problems and months out of education, my colleague Jessica Murray reports.

Related: Youth violence likely to explode over summer, UK experts fear

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Match ID: 65 Score: 20.00 source: www.theguardian.com age: 0 days
qualifiers: 20.00 taiwan

Moderna to supply 35 million more doses of its COVID-19 vaccine to Taiwan in 2022 and 2023
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 14:33:57 GMT

Shares of Moderna Inc. gained 0.3% in trading on Thursday after the company said Taiwan purchased another 35 million doses of its COVID-19 vaccine. The deal could also include Moderna's variant booster shot if and when it is authorized. Twenty million doses are expected to be delivered in 2022 and another 15 million in 2023. Moderna's stock has jumped 209.8% since the beginning of the year, while the broader S&P 500 is up 15.1%.

Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. Visit MarketWatch.com for more information on this news.


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Candiru: Another Cyberweapons Arms Manufacturer
2021-07-19T15:54:58Z

Citizen Lab has identified yet another Israeli company that sells spyware to governments around the world: Candiru.

From the report:

Summary:

  • Candiru is a secretive Israel-based company that sells spyware exclusively to governments. Reportedly, their spyware can infect and monitor iPhones, Androids, Macs, PCs, and cloud accounts.
  • Using Internet scanning we identified more than 750 websites linked to Candiru’s spyware infrastructure. We found many domains masquerading as advocacy organizations such as Amnesty International, the Black Lives Matter movement, as well as media companies, and other civil-society themed entities. ...

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Biden Puts a $10M Bounty on Foreign Hackers
Sat, 17 Jul 2021 14:00:00 +0000
Plus: REvil goes dark, spyware runs amok, and more of the week's top security news.
Match ID: 68 Score: 17.14 source: www.wired.com age: 6 days
qualifiers: 17.14 china

10 Exciting Engineering Milestones to Look for in 2021
Thu, 07 Jan 2021 20:00:00 GMT
Expect advances in Mars missions, wearable brain scanners, and quantum communications
Match ID: 69 Score: 15.00 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 196 days
qualifiers: 5.71 china, 5.00 india, 4.29 south korea

Tokyo Olympics: How quiet rebel Naomi Osaka is changing Japan
Fri, 16 Jul 2021 08:54:44 GMT
Naomi Osaka's relationship with Japan has not always been easy, but change rarely is. How the face of the Games is changing the host nation.
Match ID: 70 Score: 11.43 source: www.bbc.co.uk age: 7 days
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Hydrogen Battery "Sponges" Store Solar for the Grid
Thu, 15 Jul 2021 15:54:00 GMT
Start-up Lavo's system will store energy and make green hydrogen
Match ID: 71 Score: 11.43 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 7 days
qualifiers: 11.43 japan

Spotting Mystery Methane Leaks From Space
Tue, 27 Oct 2020 15:00:00 GMT
A fleet of microsatellites will identify emitters of the gas, which is responsible for a quarter of global warming
Match ID: 72 Score: 11.43 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 269 days
qualifiers: 5.71 japan, 5.71 china

Japan on Track to Introduce Flying Taxi Services in 2023
Fri, 04 Sep 2020 16:00:00 GMT
SkyDrive’s success in conducting a piloted eVTOL test indicates short-hop flights are close to commercial reality
Match ID: 73 Score: 11.43 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 321 days
qualifiers: 5.71 japan, 5.71 china

2022 U.S. Budget Funds New ICBMs—A Reckless Diversion?
Fri, 02 Jul 2021 14:30:00 GMT
Minuteman III’s successors could represent a dangerous misstep
Match ID: 74 Score: 10.71 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 21 days
qualifiers: 5.71 china, 5.00 india

How NASA is Adapting to Busier and Noisier Communications With Mars
Thu, 15 Apr 2021 19:30:00 GMT
Perseverance’s lead telecom engineer explains how to handle interplanetary radio interference
Match ID: 75 Score: 10.71 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 98 days
qualifiers: 5.71 china, 5.00 india

Russia, China, the U.S.: Who Will Win the Hypersonic Arms Race?
Tue, 17 Nov 2020 16:00:00 GMT
When missiles fly beyond Mach 5, materials melt, airflow turns turbulent, and budgets enter the stratosphere
Match ID: 76 Score: 10.71 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 247 days
qualifiers: 5.71 china, 5.00 india

China to Launch Space Mining Bot
Wed, 16 Sep 2020 16:00:00 GMT
Chinese company sets out first steps towards extracting space resources
Match ID: 77 Score: 10.71 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 309 days
qualifiers: 5.71 china, 5.00 india

A Glass Nightmare: Cleaning Up the Cold War’s Nuclear Legacy at Hanford
Tue, 28 Apr 2020 15:00:00 GMT
Scientists have spent three decades cleaning up the Hanford Site’s 177 giant tanks of radioactive sludge. And they’re just getting started
Match ID: 78 Score: 10.71 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 451 days
qualifiers: 5.71 japan, 5.00 india

Spacety Has Big Plans for Small Satellites
Wed, 19 Feb 2020 14:00:00 GMT
Spacety was one of China’s first private space companies and has so far been involved in 10 space launches
Match ID: 79 Score: 10.71 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 520 days
qualifiers: 5.71 china, 5.00 india

China Tries To Solve Its Rocket Debris Problem
Thu, 24 Jun 2021 13:34:00 GMT
Warnings aren't enough, but reusable rockets might be
Match ID: 80 Score: 8.57 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 29 days
qualifiers: 5.71 china, 2.86 taiwan

New and Hardened Quantum Crypto System Notches "Milestone" Open-Air Test
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 13:00:00 GMT
Super strong protections now in place; just don't fiddle with the lasers
Match ID: 81 Score: 8.57 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 185 days
qualifiers: 5.71 china, 2.86 singapore

Tiny Satellites Could Distribute Quantum Keys
Fri, 26 Jun 2020 16:30:00 GMT
CubeSat design packs entangled photon generator into small space
Match ID: 82 Score: 8.57 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 391 days
qualifiers: 5.71 china, 2.86 singapore

How Robotics Teams Prepared for DARPA's SubT Challenge: Urban Circuit
Wed, 19 Feb 2020 14:00:00 GMT
With the Tunnel Circuit completed, teams are working harder than ever to prepare for the urban underground
Match ID: 83 Score: 7.14 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 520 days
qualifiers: 4.29 south korea, 2.86 taiwan

China Taking Control of Zero-Day Exploits
2021-07-14T11:04:46Z

China is making sure that all newly discovered zero-day exploits are disclosed to the government.

Under the new rules, anyone in China who finds a vulnerability must tell the government, which will decide what repairs to make. No information can be given to “overseas organizations or individuals” other than the product’s manufacturer.

No one may “collect, sell or publish information on network product security vulnerabilities,” say the rules issued by the Cyberspace Administration of China and the police and industry ministries.

This just blocks the cyber-arms trade. It doesn’t prevent researchers from telling the products’ companies, even if they are outside of China...


Match ID: 84 Score: 5.71 source: www.schneier.com age: 9 days
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Strategies for Underdogs: How Alibaba’s Taobao Beat eBay in China
2021-07-13T00:00:00EDT

Match ID: 85 Score: 5.71 source: hbswk.hbs.edu age: 10 days
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Global Democracies Need to Align to Fight Disinformation
Wed, 07 Jul 2021 13:00:00 +0000
Before authoritarians pollute the 2022 midterms, the US and EU must build a blueprint for democratic internet governance.
Match ID: 86 Score: 5.71 source: www.wired.com age: 16 days
qualifiers: 5.71 china

Three Decades in the Making, China's Space Station Launches This Week
Wed, 28 Apr 2021 14:43:00 GMT
Tianhe's first module expected to be joined by other launches—establishing the full Chinese Space Station by end of 2022
Match ID: 87 Score: 5.71 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 86 days
qualifiers: 5.71 china

Mission Alpha launch timelapse
Mon, 26 Apr 2021 15:45:00 +0200
Video: 00:01:17

A timelapse from various angles of the launch of SpaceX Falcon 9 with Crew Dragon Endeavour leaving Earth from Kennedy Space Center in Florida, USA.

The rocket lifted off at 10:49 BST (11:49 CEST, 05:49 local time) on 23 April 2021 from Launchpad 39A in Cape Canaveral with ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet, NASA astronauts Megan McArthur and Shane Kimbrough, and JAXA (Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency) astronaut Akihiko Hoshide.

On 24 April at 11:08 CEST the Crew-2 caught up with the International Space Station and docked with its Harmony module, marking the start of Thomas’ Alpha mission.

Thomas is the first ESA astronaut to fly in space in a vehicle other than the Russian Soyuz or the US Space Shuttle, and the first ESA astronaut to leave Earth from Florida, USA, in over a decade. This is his second flight, his first mission called Proxima saw Thomas fly to the Space Station on a Soyuz from Baikonur in Kazakhstan and his expedition broke records for amount of hours spent on research at the time.


Match ID: 88 Score: 5.71 source: www.esa.int age: 88 days
qualifiers: 5.71 japan

Mission Alpha liftoff
Fri, 23 Apr 2021 12:00:00 +0200
Video: 00:04:13

Liftoff of the Falcon 9 rocket and Crew Dragon spacecraft with ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet, NASA astronauts Megan McArthur and Shane Kimbrough, and Japanese astronaut Aki Hoshide. The Crew-2 spend around 24 hours travelling to the International Space Station. The rocket lifted off at 11:49 on 23 April 2021 from Launchpad 39A in Cape Canaveral at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida, USA.

Thomas is the first ESA astronaut to fly in space in a vehicle other than the Russian Soyuz or the US Space Shuttle, and the first ESA astronaut to leave Earth from Florida, USA, in over a decade. This is his second flight, his first mission called Proxima saw Thomas fly to the Space Station on a Soyuz from Baikonur in Kazakhstan and his Expedition broke records for amount of hours spent on research at the time.

Thomas’ second mission to the International Space Station is called Alpha. This is after Alpha Centauri, the closest stellar system to Earth, following the French tradition to name space missions after stars or constellations.

Over 200 experiments are planned during Thomas’s time in space, with 40 European ones and 12 new experiments led by France’s space agency CNES.


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Here's What You Need to Know About China's Mars Rover
Mon, 29 Mar 2021 11:00:00 GMT
Tianwen-1 is expected to attempt a difficult Martian landing in May; if it survives, expect to hear much more
Match ID: 90 Score: 5.71 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 116 days
qualifiers: 5.71 china

Don't Believe the Hype About Hypersonic Missiles
Fri, 05 Feb 2021 13:00:00 GMT
Hypersonic tech represents merely evolutionary change that isn't worth the price
Match ID: 91 Score: 5.71 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 168 days
qualifiers: 5.71 china

FAA Files Reveal a Surprising Threat to Airline Safety: the U.S. Military's GPS Tests
Thu, 21 Jan 2021 16:00:00 GMT
Military tests that jam and spoof GPS signals are an accident waiting to happen
Match ID: 92 Score: 5.71 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 182 days
qualifiers: 5.71 china

Japan Prepares to Welcome Home Asteroid Explorer Hayabusa2
Sun, 06 Dec 2020 21:02:00 GMT
Return of the space probe launched six years ago could help answer the question of how life began on Earth
Match ID: 93 Score: 5.71 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 228 days
qualifiers: 5.71 japan

The Long Arm of NASA: The OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Gets Ready To Grab An Asteroid Sample
Wed, 14 Oct 2020 18:09:00 GMT
Careful maneuvering will be required to recover material from the dawn of the solar system
Match ID: 94 Score: 5.71 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 281 days
qualifiers: 5.71 japan

China Launches Beidou, Its Own Version of GPS
Wed, 12 Aug 2020 16:00:00 GMT
China places the final Beidou navigation system satellite into orbit
Match ID: 95 Score: 5.71 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 344 days
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Quantum Satellite Links Extend More Than 1,000 Kilometers
Mon, 15 Jun 2020 15:00:00 GMT
New system one step closer to practical quantum cryptography
Match ID: 96 Score: 5.71 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 403 days
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Plasma Jets May One Day Propel Aircraft
Fri, 15 May 2020 14:29:00 GMT
Plasma thrusters could help jet planes fly without fossil fuels
Match ID: 97 Score: 5.71 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 434 days
qualifiers: 5.71 china

Here’s Where and How We Think China Will Land on Mars
Wed, 25 Mar 2020 16:13:00 GMT
China’s 2020 HX-1 Mars mission will draw on previous lunar explorations and human spaceflights
Match ID: 98 Score: 5.71 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 484 days
qualifiers: 5.71 china

Galactic Energy Prepares Ceres-1 Rocket for First Launch
Fri, 20 Mar 2020 12:00:00 GMT
The June launch is just the start of the company’s grand plans for future spaceflight
Match ID: 99 Score: 5.71 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 490 days
qualifiers: 5.71 china

Satellites and AI Monitor Chinese Economy’s Reaction to Coronavirus
Tue, 10 Mar 2020 21:00:00 GMT
Researchers at WeBank mine satellite, GPS, and social media data to conclude that the Chinese economy is well on the way to recovering from COVID-19
Match ID: 100 Score: 5.71 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 499 days
qualifiers: 5.71 china

When a Giant Mylar Balloon Was the Coolest Thing in Space
Thu, 12 Nov 2020 16:00:00 GMT
The Echo 1 satellite delivered mail, probed the ionosphere, and captured traces of the big bang
Match ID: 101 Score: 5.00 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 252 days
qualifiers: 5.00 india

How JPL's Team CoSTAR Won the DARPA SubT Challenge: Urban Circuit Systems Track
Mon, 16 Nov 2020 21:22:00 GMT
Team CoSTAR’s journey from space robotics to a winning team of underground robots
Match ID: 102 Score: 4.29 source: spectrum.ieee.org age: 248 days
qualifiers: 4.29 south korea

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