China launches satellite to explore dark side of moon: Xinhua
China launched a relay satellite early on Monday designed to establish a communication link between earth and a planned lunar probe that will explore the dark side of the moon, the official Xinhua news agency said. Citing the China National Space Administration, Xinhua said the satellite was launched at 5:28 a.m. (2128 GMT Sunday) on a Long March-4C rocket from the Xichang launch center in the southwest of the country. "The launch is [...]
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Sussan Ley, Sarah Henderson and Jason Wood promote private member's bill, as Scott Morrison begins his tax sell in parliament. Follow all today's events in CanberraSign up to receive the top stories from Guardian Australia every morning 12.34am BSTThe Parliament is about to sit - you can find the program, here 12.34am BSTIt's Tony Abbott time!He is speaking to Ray Hadley and says the AGL decision is a “strike against the national interest...it is a [...]
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Faster-moving Hawaii lava gushes into sea, spews new danger
PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — A volcano that is oozing, spewing and exploding on Hawaii's Big Island has gotten more hazardous, sending rivers of molten rock pouring into the ocean Sunday and launching lava skyward that caused the first major injury. [...]
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"60 Minutes" reports on the power of Google, a company whose critics say has stifled competition [...]
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Industrial robots are typically all about repeating a well-defined task over and over again. Usually, that means performing those tasks a safe distance away from the fragile humans that programmed them. More and more, however, researchers are now thinking about how robots and humans can work in close proximity to humans and even learn from them. In part, that's what Nvidia's new robotics lab in Seattle focuses on and the company's research team today [...]
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A conversation with "60 Minutes" about media coverage of the rise and fall of Elizabeth Holmes and her hot startup, Theranos [...]
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The Latest: Hazardous cloud spreads from where lava hits sea
PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — The Latest on an erupting volcano on Hawaii's Big Island (all times local): [...]
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George H. W. Bush arrives in Maine
Former president arriving at his seaside home for the summer. [...]
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