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Scientists explore Thwaites, Antarctica’s ‘doomsday’ glacier
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Scientists explore Thwaites, Antarctica’s ‘doomsday’ glacier

A team of scientists is sailing to “the place in the world that’s the hardest to get to” so they…
Space telescope launched on daring quest to behold 1st stars
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Space telescope launched on daring quest to behold 1st stars

The world’s largest and most powerful space telescope rocketed away Saturday on a high-stakes quest to behold light from the…
China defends science exchange program following US arrest
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China defends science exchange program following US arrest

BEIJING (AP) — China on Wednesday defended its international scientific exchange programs in the wake of the conviction of a…
Meet the Egyptian-American entrepreneur teaching computers to understand human emotions
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Meet the Egyptian-American entrepreneur teaching computers to understand human emotions

Computers are smart. They store and process vast amounts of data in the blink of an eye, translate language instantaneously,…
NASA launches first space probe to study Jupiter’s Trojan asteroids
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NASA launches first space probe to study Jupiter’s Trojan asteroids

Oct 16 (Reuters) – NASA launched a first-of-its kind mission on Saturday to study Jupiter’s Trojan asteroids, two large clusters…
SpaceX set to make history with first all-civilian crew launched into orbit
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SpaceX set to make history with first all-civilian crew launched into orbit

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Sept 15 (Reuters) – The latest in a recent line of space-obsessed billionaires was set for liftoff…
SpaceX launches ants, avocados, robot to space station
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SpaceX launches ants, avocados, robot to space station

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A SpaceX shipment of ants, avocados and a human-sized robotic arm rocketed toward the International…
Egypt names new species of amphibious whale after Anubis
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Egypt names new species of amphibious whale after Anubis

A team of Egyptian paleontologists have named a new species of amphibious whale after its fossil was discovered by an…
Egyptian engineer introduces robot that generates water from air
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Egyptian engineer introduces robot that generates water from air

Egyptian engineer Mahmoud el-Koumy, winner of the Geneva Invention Award, has invented a robot that extracts drinking water from the…
Extra COVID vaccine OK’d for those with weak immune systems
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Extra COVID vaccine OK’d for those with weak immune systems

WASHINGTON (AP) — US regulators say transplant recipients and others with severely weakened immune systems can get an extra dose…
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