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Disease X: 'SARS-like' virus spreading through China prompts alert - 'Really concerning'

Disease X: 'SARS-like' virus spreading through China prompts alert - 'Really concerning'

1 day ago   |   Daily Express

A NEW strain of infectious disease is apparently on the rise across Asia, leading to widespread concern about the disease's dangers and even accusations of an official cover-up.
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Empowering every voice in the workplace

Empowering every voice in the workplace

6 days ago   |   Clarivate

Ivy Ng from Clarivate Analytics talks about a recent workshop at the Singapore office Ivy is director of sales and effectiveness for the Asia-Pacific region at Clarivate...
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Ancient humans were weirdly slow to cross from mainland Asia to Java

10 days ago   |   New Scientist

Homo erectus probably only arrived on Indonesia about 1.3 million years ago, even though they were widespread in Asia hundreds of thousands of years earlier
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Russia launches geostationary weather satellite

24 days ago   |   Spaceflight Now

A Russian satellite launched Tuesday from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, riding a Proton booster and Block DM upper stage toward a position in geostationary orbit to...
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'Ring of fire' solar eclipse seen on Boxing Day - video

24 days ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

People gathered across parts of Asia and the Middle East to watch a rare annular solar eclipse, also known as a ring of fire. The phenomenon, when the moon covers the centre of...
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SpaceX launch: Elon Musk and co set for liftoff TONIGHT

SpaceX launch: Elon Musk and co set for liftoff TONIGHT

1 month ago   |   Daily Express

SPACEX is gearing up for a major satellite launch today, as Elon Musk's firm will help to deliver broadband and mobile capabilities across Asia.
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Third Innovation Forum: Driving innovation through academic and industry partnerships

Third Innovation Forum: Driving innovation through academic and industry partnerships

1 month ago   |   Clarivate

Organizing its third Innovation Forum in Bangkok, Thailand on November 1, 2019, Clarivate Analytics brought together more than 70 C-level and senior executives from the...
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African swine fever helps drive world food prices to two-year high

1 month ago   |   New Scientist

The slaughter of half of China's pigs due to the African swine fever virus raging across Asia and Europe has helped drive world food prices to a two year high
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Clarivate Analytics plc announces upsizing and pricing of secondary offering of ordinary shares

Clarivate Analytics plc announces upsizing and pricing of secondary offering of ordinary shares

1 month ago   |   Clarivate

London, UK, and Philadelphia, US, December 4, 2019 -Clarivate Analytics plc , a global leader in providing trusted insights and analytics to accelerate the pace of innovation...
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Fossil of a newly-discovered mammal shows it had bizarre ears

1 month ago   |   New Scientist

A rodent-like creature that lived 120 million years ago in Asia had an unusual ear shape that may have evolved to accommodate its unique way of chewing
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