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* SpaceX’s Giant Starship Booster Tower Is Rising in Texas >>
* Microsoft is supplying 120,000 HoloLens-based headsets to the US Army >>
* Microsoft wins potential $22B contract to supply HoloLens AR headsets to US Army >>

* Chinese researchers develop device to inactivate coronavirus >>
* Mars helicopter’s first flight and reveals takeoff is now slated for ‘no earlier than April 11’ >>
* SpaceX Batches Major Starship Prototype Upgrades >>
* Starship SN15 Now Fully Stacked | SpaceX Boca Chica >>

* MIT researchers use radio waves to help robots find hidden objects >>
* In Comprehensive new Test, EmDrive Fails to Generate any Thrust >>
* Google will reportedly use its own chip in the Pixel 6 >>

* Researchers made a robot that could find your lost keys >>
* Video Friday: Festo’s BionicSwift >>
* F1 Racing at the Edge of Real-Time Data: Omer Asad, HPE & Matt Cadieux, Red Bull Racing >>

* Russia Unveils World’s First Coronavirus Vaccine For Dogs, Cats and Other Animal >>
* How to add ‘I got my COVID vaccine’ frame to your Facebook profile >>
* Pfizer’s COVID-19 Vaccine Works Against South African Variant >>
* Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine is 90% effective for at least 6 months and protects against South Africa variant, study shows >>
* Pfizer, BioNTech Say Covid Vaccine Remains Effective After Six Months >>
* Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine Is Said to Be Powerfully Protective in Adolescents >>
* B.1.1.7 variant of COVID-19 spreading rapidly in United States: study >>
* Coronavirus Variant Spread Through 15 Countries Before Discovery >>

* The Ballad Of Starship SN11 >>
* Bipedal Robots Are Learning To Move With Arms as Well as Legs >>
* Rocket Launch as Seen from the Space Station >>
* Sydney median house price surges $100,000 in three months >>

* Back to the future? Airline sector poised for change post-COVID-19 >>
* Microsoft’s online-only Build conference starts on May 25th >>
* What Exactly Is Your Brain Doing When Reading Code >>
* Brain Circuit Stops Mice From Mating With Sick Individuals >>

* TEDxUniversityofGlasgow: An honest history of an ancient and “nasty” word >>
* TED2020: The electrical blueprints that orchestrate life >>
* TEDxUofSC: Language around gender and identity evolves (and always has) >>

* Facebook gives people more control of their News Feed >>
* Lithium battery costs have fallen by 98% in three decades >>
* Global supply chains are still a source of strength, not weakness >>

* The Secret Investor Who Triggered a Massive Market Selloff >>
* When Should Companies Be Required to Disclose Hacks? >>

* Musk’s Starlink faces obstacles in India >>
* Chile closes borders for April as Covid cases rise >>
* Argentina tightens Covid measures as new virus variants arrive >>

* ‘Children in cages’: America’s border crisis on its doorstep >>
* Community group buying has brought Big Tech’s disruption to China’s smaller cities but are they ready for it? >>
* Funko will combine its collectible figures with NFTs>>

* CERN’s April Fools’ Day Prank: Proposal For A ‘Space Elevator’ Accelerator >>
* Richard Branson is renting out his private estate on his second Caribbean island for the first time at $25,000 a night. >>
* NBCUniversal might save its movies for Peacock instead of Netflix or HBO >>

* Former NASA chief Jim Bridenstine joins satellite internet firm Viasat’s board >>
* Samsung created a whole Hulu series that’s sponcon for the Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G >>
* How your gas stove sparked a battle over climate change >>

* Simulating the Universe a Trillionth of a Second After the Big Bang >>
* A strategic vision for model risk management >>
* AI and the Probability of Conflict >>

* The US Just Set Ambitious Offshore Wind Power Targets. What Will It Take to Meet Them? >>
* April Fools’ Day: 10 stories that look like pranks but aren’t >>
* Which animals could have passed Covid-19 to humans? >>

* Antimatter atoms can be precisely manipulated and cooled with lasers >>
* Covid-19 news: There may be a million people with long covid in UK >>

* COMPUTERS could soon write film scripts by analysing popular movie tropes including ‘Dramatic Unmask’ and ‘Face Framed in Shadow’ >>
* Living robots made from frog skin cells can sense their environment >>
* IBM’s CEO predicts a hybrid remote-work model for 80% of employees post-pandemic >>

* Microscopic ‘living robots’ created from frog embryo stem cells have memories and could be used to clean up microplastics or detect diseases >>
* AI-pril Fools! Text-writing computer which was trained on thousands of gags creates list of bizarre pranks to play on yourself like ‘putting hot coffee in your lap’ >>
* UK nuclear fusion firms make progress towards providing clean power >>
* Our Bodies Replace Billions of Cells Every Day >>

* MONKEYS EXPERIENCE THE VISUAL WORLD JUST LIKE WE DO >>
* Waiting for Quantum Computing? Try Probabilistic Computing >>
* US iPhone users spent an average of $138 on apps in 2020, will grow to $180 in 2021 >>

* Long-Awaited Muon Physics Experiment Nears Moment of Truth >>
* The Humble One Is The World’s First Solar Powered SUV >>
* Exclusive look inside the US supersonic presidential jet >>

* Gillmor Gang: ZoomHouse >>
* Swiss Robots Use UV Light To Zap Viruses Aboard Passenger Planes >>

* Breaking Analysis: Arm Lays Down The Gauntlet at Intel’s Feet >>
* E3 2021 organizers confirm the all-digital event will be ‘100 percent free’ >>
* Backflip offers an easier way to turn used electronics into cold, hard cash >>

* Samsung’s SmartTag+ Bluetooth tracker is finally available for pre-order >>
* Clubhouse will create billions in value and capture none of it >>
* India’s Second Wave Hits the Whole World Through Vaccine Export Curbs >>

* How the World Defeats Aging by 2035 – Aubrey de Grey Interview >>
* A Billion Years From now There won’t be Much Oxygen in the Earth’s Atmosphere >>
* Uranus: Detection of X-rays and their Implications >>

* Genomic sequencing: A vital tool in combatting the pandemic >>
* How and why to buy a projector >>
* The Neural Networks That ‘Grow’ Castles, Temples and Caterpillars in Minecraft>>
* Official Announcement: April Fools Day is Cancelled >>

* Discover the First Modern Kitchen–the Frankfurt Kitchen–Pioneered by the Architect Margarete Schütte-Lihotzky (1926) >>
* Build a CI/CD pipeline for deploying custom machine learning models using AWS services >>
* Stadia Savepoint: March updates >>

* Animal culture is so common that even fish and flies have it >>
* Asteroid that killed the dinosaurs gave birth to the Amazon rainforest >>
* NASA’s Curiosity Mars rover takes a selfie with the 20ft-tall ‘Mont Mercou’ rock formation >>

* Starship SN15 Moved to High Bay – SN11 Wreckage | SpaceX Boca Chica >>
* Comcast may pull Universal movies from Netflix to boost its Peacock offering>>

* Sex robot ‘clones’ of dead partners created with 3D scans ‘could walk in near future’ >>
* Oh Great, Now Investors Are Buying Shares of Video Games >>

* Trends in AI, Social Media, Augmented Reality, and More >>
* The Closest Star Cluster to Earth is Being Dismantled in Front of our Eyes >>
* Is that a UFO? No, It’s a 600 Ton-Capacity Russian Cargo Airship >>

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