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Celebrating Madame Lavoisier

Celebrating Madame Lavoisier

1 hour ago   |   Science Museum

Marie-Anne Paulze was born on 20 January 1758 in Montbrison, a town in France's Loire region that is well known for its eponymous blue cheese. She lost her mother when she was...
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Caithness theatre company unveils new season

5 hours ago   |   Press and Journal

Live music, books and comedy will all form part of Lyth Arts Centre's 2020 season. The first event will be a one-off performance by Shooglenifty, part of a series of special...
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SpaceX aces final major test before first crew mission

SpaceX aces final major test before first crew mission

9 hours ago   |   Spaceflight Now

SpaceX's Falcon 9 booster disintegrated in a fireball - as expected - a few seconds after the Crew Dragon capsule fired away from the top of the rocket in an in-flight escape...
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SpaceX will trigger an intentional rocket failure to prove crew capsule's safety

SpaceX will trigger an intentional rocket failure to prove crew capsule's safety

1 day ago   |   Spaceflight Now

Illustration of the SpaceX Crew Dragon and Falcon 9 rocket during the company's uncrewed In-Flight Abort Test for NASA's Commercial Crew Program. This demonstration test of...
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SpaceX Mars mission: Elon Musk drops details for SpaceX Mars mega-colony

SpaceX Mars mission: Elon Musk drops details for SpaceX Mars mega-colony

2 days ago   |   Daily Express

SPACEX will one day send “a million people” to Mars by 2050, the company's CEO Elon Musk has announced.
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Former Rep. Chris Collins sentenced to 26 months in prison in biotech insider trading scheme

2 days ago   |   STAT   |   3 articles

Chris Collins, a former Republican lawmaker and longtime ally of President Trump, was sentenced Friday to 26 months in prison, according to local reporters, months after...
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Investors are pouring trillions into the alternative plastics industry - and these companies are racing to deliver

Investors are pouring trillions into the alternative plastics industry - and these companies are racing to deliver

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

There are more than 5 trillion pieces of plastic debris in the oceans, and companies are racing to find solutions. More than $30 trillion in global investments are driving...
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STAT Plus: ‘We have a tragedy of the commons': How a VC thinks his new company can lower drug prices

3 days ago   |   STAT

A venture capitalist made some waves early in the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference when he announced his new company's mission is to make medicines less expensive. After all...
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The case for. cities where you're the sensor, not the thing being sensed

3 days ago   |   The Guardian

Imagine your smartphone knew everything about the city - but the city didn't know anything about you. Wouldn't that be ‘smarter' than our current surveillance dystopia?...
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Kuaizhou 1A rocket lofts Chinese broadband test satellite

Kuaizhou 1A rocket lofts Chinese broadband test satellite

3 days ago   |   Spaceflight Now

A Kuaizhou 1A launcher lifts off Thursday from the Jiuquan space center in northwestern China. Credit: CASIC A solid-fueled Kuaizhou 1A launcher carried a commercial broadband...
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Doctor Who Nikola Tesla's Night of Terror review: a delightful tale avoids...

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Meet Love Island 2020 contestant Nas Majeed who says he's “different” to...

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Celebrating Madame Lavoisier

Celebrating Madame Lavoisier

Marie-Anne Paulze was born on 20 January 1758 in Montbrison, a town in France's Loire region that is well known for its eponymous blue cheese. She lost her mother when she was... Read more ...

China coronavirus outbreak: Why China virus threatens a repeat of 2002 SARS...

China coronavirus outbreak: Why China virus threatens a repeat of 2002 SARS pandemic

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Einstein breakthrough: How ‘revolutionary' dark matter find proved...

Einstein breakthrough: How ‘revolutionary' dark matter find proved century-old theory

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NASA spacewalk LIVE stream: How to watch NASA's all-female spacewalk live...

NASA spacewalk LIVE stream: How to watch NASA's all-female spacewalk live online today

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How NASA spotted 500-year-old ‘Christopher Columbus' relic in Caribbean waters

How NASA spotted 500-year-old ‘Christopher Columbus' relic in Caribbean waters

A NASA astronaut played a vital part in uncovering an anchor that may have been used by Christopher Columbus' fleet more than 500 years ago. Read more ...

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Etienne Naude was helped by a man in Spain to make his cross-continental sandwich A computer science student from New Zealand and a man from Spain have made an ‘Earth... Read more ...

SpaceX aces final major test before first crew mission

SpaceX aces final major test before first crew mission

SpaceX's Falcon 9 booster disintegrated in a fireball - as expected - a few seconds after the Crew Dragon capsule fired away from the top of the rocket in an in-flight escape... Read more ...

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THE first lunar eclipse of the year will shape over the next few hours as the moon is cast in a deep red and orange glow tonight. Here are some of the best pictures from the... Read more ...