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Evening Standard comment: Greta's visit to Davos can help bring change | Root out cheating schools | Harry is a force for good

56 minutes ago   |   Evening Standard

The dangers of climate change are firmly at the top of the agenda at the World Economic Forum in Davos today, with the delivery of a powerful speech from activist Greta...
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Humans risk living in an empty world, warns UN biodiversity chief

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

Ahead of the World Economic Forum, Elizabeth Maruma Mrema urges governments to take definitive action on climate, deforestation and pollution Humanity will have given up on...
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The most powerful countries on earth in 2020, ranked

The most powerful countries on earth in 2020, ranked

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

US News and World Report ranked countries to determine which ones are the most powerful. The US stays in first place this year, but other countries have changed positions amid...
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Elon Musk says he plans to send 1 million people to Mars by 2050 by launching 3 Starship rockets every day and creating 'a lot of jobs' on the red planet

Elon Musk says he plans to send 1 million people to Mars by 2050 by launching 3 Starship rockets every day and creating 'a lot of jobs' on the red planet

3 days ago   |   Business Insider

Elon Musk recently shared details on Twitter about his plans to send 1 million people to Mars by 2050. The SpaceX founder said there would be "a lot of jobs" in the city he...
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Roger Federer may become the first billionaire in tennis this year. Here's how he became the highest-paid player in the world

Roger Federer may become the first billionaire in tennis this year. Here's how he became the highest-paid player in the world

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Roger Federer may become the first tennis player to reach billionaire status. Like the small group of other billionaire athletes, most of Federer's wealth did not come directly...
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The biggest risks to the world in 2020 are all about climate change

The biggest risks to the world in 2020 are all about climate change

4 days ago   |   Dazed

In case you needed another reminder that as it stands the planet is heading for total ecological collapse, The World Economic Forum's annual report found that, for the first...
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A 17-year-old intern at NASA discovered a new planet on his 3rd day on the job

A 17-year-old intern at NASA discovered a new planet on his 3rd day on the job

5 days ago   |   Business Insider

A 17-year-old intern at NASA discovered a new planet on his third day on the job. Wolf Cukier, then a junior in high school, was interning at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center...
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Low on emissions, high on ambition: meet generation net zero

5 days ago   |   The Guardian

From transforming the energy networks to sharing surplus food, young millennials and Generation Z workers are putting the planet at the heart of their careers When Navneet...
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A second planet might orbit the closest star to the sun, and astronomers think it's a super-Earth

A second planet might orbit the closest star to the sun, and astronomers think it's a super-Earth

5 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Proxima Centauri , the closest star to the sun, might have a second planet in its orbit, according to a new study. Astronomers think the planet, called Proxima c, is a...
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A rare chemical that helped DNA form may have come to Earth on comets from newborn stars, astronomers find

A rare chemical that helped DNA form may have come to Earth on comets from newborn stars, astronomers find

5 days ago   |   Business Insider

Phosphorus is key in forming DNA and giving rise to life on Earth , but the element is rare in the universe . Scientists don't know how Earth got its phosphorus, but scientists...
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