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NPR: The U.S. made a breakthrough battery discovery — then gave the technology to China

When a group of engineers and researchers gathered in a warehouse in Mukilteo, Wash., 10 years ago, they knew they were onto...

BBC: The city changing the way we fly

Few visitors touching down at Albany International Airport realise they're on hallowed ground for aviation history – and innovation.

REUTERS: Baidu unveils autonomous vehicle without steering wheel

China's search engine giant Baidu Inc on Thursday unveiled its new autonomous vehicle (AV) with a detachable steering wheel, with plans to...

NPR: Five-time world chess champion Magnus Carlsen says he will not defend his title

Magnus Carlsen, who has been ranked the No. 1 chess player in the world since 2011, announced Wednesday he will not defend...

NPR: A 76 million-year-old dinosaur skeleton will be auctioned in New York City

The fossilized skeleton of a T. rex relative that roamed the earth about 76 million years ago will be auctioned in New...

REUTERS: Meta unfriends FB ticker in final farewell to Facebook era

After a decade of trading as Facebook, the social media giant is shedding the last vestige of its old corporate avatar as...

NPR: NASA is bringing rocks back from Mars, but what if those samples contain alien life?

NASA is planning its first-ever mission to bring dirt and rocks from Mars back to Earth — but before that momentous event...

NPR: Employees at another Apple store are unionizing, this time in Maryland

Employees at an Apple store in suburban Maryland have begun unionizing, organizers announced Tuesday. They join two other retail stores in their...

REUTERS: YouTube blocks Russian parliament channel, drawing ire from officials

YouTube has blocked Duma TV which broadcasts from Russia's lower house of parliament, drawing an angry response from officials who said the...

REUTERS: Hackers turn crypto’s strength into Achilles heel

Cryptocurrency revolutionaries hail the movement’s open, experimental spirit. Yet the explosion of shaky new blockchain networks creates opportunities for criminals as well...

NPR: Misinformation is derailing renewable energy projects across the United States

On a winter night in early 2016, Jeremy Kitson gathered in his buddy's large shed with some neighbors to plan their fight...

NPR: Review: Heavy, buggy Steam Deck wins over a Nintendo Switch fan

Like millions of other gamers, I've spent the last few weeks drooling over the new hit Elden Ring. Glued to the couch, I'll...

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