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Robots replace university students in Zoom graduation ceremony - CNET

6 hours ago   |   CNET

Newme telepresence robots stand in for university students at graduation, due to concerns over the coronavirus in Japan.
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NASA reveals the new wavy Martian wheels it thinks can crush the red planet

9 hours ago   |   The Register

The Perseverance rover gets its grousers ahead of planned July/August launch NASA has revealed the wheels it's just bolted onto the Perseverance Rover, the new Mars assault...
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RuPaul's Drag Race's Gigi Goode praised by fans as they come out as gender fluid during show

RuPaul's Drag Race's Gigi Goode praised by fans as they come out as gender fluid during show

20 hours ago   |   Metro   |   2 articles

Gigi's explanation of being gender fluid has been praised by viewers RuPaul's Drag Race star Gigi Goode has been praised by fans after coming out as gender fluid for the first...
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A Japanese University used remote-controlled robots to hold a virtual graduation

A Japanese University used remote-controlled robots to hold a virtual graduation

22 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Business Breakthrough University in Tokyo, Japan held a virtual graduation ceremony due to the coronavirus. Students called into the ceremony using video-conferencing tool...
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Hong Kong Airport is using virus-killing robots to disinfect public areas

Hong Kong Airport is using virus-killing robots to disinfect public areas

1 day ago   |   Business Traveller

Airport Authority Hong Kong said Hong Kong's airport is the first airport in the world to use the sterilization robots
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NASA news: Mars 2020 rover is fitted with wheels as NASA readies for July launch

NASA news: Mars 2020 rover is fitted with wheels as NASA readies for July launch

1 day ago   |   Daily Express

NASA'S Mars Perseverance rover is being readied for launch later this summer, with a new set of wheels fitted on the robotic explorer.
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ESA science missions back in action after coronavirus-related shutdown

ESA science missions back in action after coronavirus-related shutdown

2 days ago   |   Spaceflight Now

Artist's concept of the ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter. Credit: ESA/ATG medialab Four of the European Space Agency's robotic missions, including the agency's two Mars orbiters, are...
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'Show me your ID': Tunisia deploys 'robocop' to enforce coronavirus lockdown

2 days ago   |   The Guardian

A police robot is patrolling the streets of the capital calling out suspected violators of the lockdown Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Tunisia's...
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Don't defy coronavirus lockdown rules, or this robot will call you on it - CNET

2 days ago   |   CNET

In Tunisia's capital, remotely controlled wheeled robots remind residents there's a lockdown in place, and they need to follow it.
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Having pets doesn't mean ditching your robot vacuum

Having pets doesn't mean ditching your robot vacuum

2 days ago   |   TechRadar

I don't doubt that you love your pets. Your kids probably do, as well. But the simple truth is that as incredible as cats and dogs can be, they also create their fair share of...
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Why is Boris Johnson in hospital and what's the latest on his condition as...

Why is Boris Johnson in hospital and what's the latest on his condition as he is treated for coronavirus?

Boris Johnson spent the night in hospital 10 days after testing positive for coronavirus Prime Minister Boris Johnson has spent the night in hospital after being admitted on... Read more ...

Russian claims Boris Johnson 'on a ventilator' rubbished as 'disinformation'

Russian claims Boris Johnson 'on a ventilator' rubbished as 'disinformation'

A state-owned Russian news agency published claims the PM was 'urgently' hospitalised and kept on a ventilator after his coronavirus symptoms persisted - but Number 10 said it... Read more ...

Man Utd star Luke Shaw calls for Premier League to be scrapped and Liverpool...

Man Utd star Luke Shaw calls for Premier League to be scrapped and Liverpool denied title

Manchester United star Luke Shaw wants the Premier League season voided. Read more ...

Coronavirus: Boris Johnson in 'good spirits' after 'comfortable' night in...

Coronavirus: Boris Johnson in 'good spirits' after 'comfortable' night in hospital

Boris Johnson is in "good spirits" after spending a "comfortable" night in hospital and remains there under observation, Downing Street has said. Read more ...

Care worker and ‘amazing aunt' died after 25 years of helping the sick

Care worker and ‘amazing aunt' died after 25 years of helping the sick

Carol Jamabo , with her sons Tonye Selema and Abiye Selema The first care worker to have died after contracting coronavirus has been named by her family as Carol Jamabo. Ms... Read more ...

Ed Miliband RETURNS to Labour's top team as new leader Keir Starmer unveils...

Ed Miliband RETURNS to Labour's top team as new leader Keir Starmer unveils new-look shadow cabinet

Mr Miliband has been brought back as shadow business secretary as Sir Keir announced a second wave of changes after replacing Jeremy Corbyn. Read more ...

Two teams in, two out for Tyrrells Premier 15s

Two teams in, two out for Tyrrells Premier 15s

Sale Sharks and Exeter Chiefs have been invited to compete in the Tyrrells Premier 15s for the next three seasons, replacing Richmond and Waterloo. The Rugby Football Union on... Read more ...

Josh Magennis: Michael O'Neill's Northern Ireland departure is heartbreaking...

Josh Magennis: Michael O'Neill's Northern Ireland departure is heartbreaking but we must accept it

Philosophical Josh Magennis says the impact of the deadly coronavirus outbreak has suddenly put Michael O'Neill's expected departure as Northern Ireland manager into perspective. Read more ...

FIFA 'extend season indefinitely' allowing 2019/20 Premier League to be finish

FIFA 'extend season indefinitely' allowing 2019/20 Premier League to be finish

World football's governing body will reportedly confirm that they are set to alter the dates of the summer transfer window and allow for contract extensions Read more ...

Tyson Fury claims maybe Deontay Wilder's 40lbs ring walk costume excuse was...

Tyson Fury claims maybe Deontay Wilder's 40lbs ring walk costume excuse was genuine

Tyson Fury produced a performance for the ages - flooring Wilder twice before the American's camp throw in the towel in the seventh round in Las Vegas in February. Read more ...