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Buried in waste? Developed nations live in shadow of looming garbage crisis

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An ongoing spat between developing and developed nations over garbage imports has drawn attention to an issue that ‘advanced’ countries seemed to have put on the back burner – waste management. A bitter feud between the Philippines and Canada over a shipment of garbage made world headlines when President Rodrigo Duterte threatened to dump the Read More

This strange galaxy is defying the universe to travel towards the Milky Way (PHOTO)

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Published time: 25 May, 2019 16:50 The universe is constantly expanding and stretching further afield, but the Hubble space telescope managed to catch one of the rare galaxies that’s defying the odds and actually moving closer to us. A stunning spiral galaxy called Messier 90, sitting about 60 million light-years away, is part of a Read More

Asteroid so large it has its own moon set to whizz by Earth this weekend

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A ‘potentially hazardous’ asteroid, so large it has its own moon, is hurtling towards Earth at some 48,000 kilometers per hour. The good news is that it’s expected to pass safely, at about 5 million kilometers of us. Asteroid 1999 KW4 was first discovered two decades ago. It orbits the Sun once every 188 days, Read More

Musk’s SpaceX raised over $1 billion in six months: filings

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FILE PHOTO: A SpaceX Falcon 9 carrying the Crew Dragon spacecraft sits on launch pad 39A prior to the uncrewed test flight to the International Space Station from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida, U.S., March 1, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo (Reuters) – Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk’s SpaceX has raised more than $1 Read More

Musk’s SpaceX raised over $1 billion in six months: filings

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FILE PHOTO: A SpaceX Falcon 9 carrying the Crew Dragon spacecraft sits on launch pad 39A prior to the uncrewed test flight to the International Space Station from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida, U.S., March 1, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo (Reuters) – Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk’s SpaceX has raised more than $1 Read More

Trudeau’s pipeline expansion gets boost from court ruling

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By Natalie Obiko Pearson on 5/24/2019 Photo: Canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. VANCOUVER (Bloomberg) — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s bid to complete the controversial Trans Mountain pipeline expansion has received a British Columbia top appeals court ruling that states that the province doesn’t have the jurisdiction to restrict shipments of oil-sands crude. Premier John Horgan’s Read More

Singapore chases tech ‘Jedi Masters’ for Silicon Valley ambitions

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SINGAPORE (Reuters) – San Francisco-based investor Paul Bragiel said he needed to be asked three or four times before he accepted an invitation from Singapore to come check out its tech scene. A man passes a Google signage outside their office in Singapore May 24, 2019. REUTERS/Edgar Su He made the 8,000-mile trip, but said Read More

U.S. regulator sees approval of Boeing 737 MAX to fly as soon as late June: sources

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MONTREAL/FORT WORTH, Texas (Reuters) – The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) expects to approve Boeing Co’s 737 MAX jet to return to service as soon as late June, representatives of the U.S. air regulator informed members of the United Nations’ aviation agency in a private briefing on Thursday, sources told Reuters. FILE PHOTO: An aerial photo Read More

SHARC Energy and Borders College Powering on with Green Heat Milestone

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VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sharc International Systems Inc.  (CSE: SHRC) (FSE: IWIA) (OTCQB: INTWF) (“SHARC” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce that SHARC Energy and Borders College are celebrating the delivery of 2 gigawatt hours (“GWh”) of renewable heat delivery from their pioneering SHARC™ wastewater heat recovery plant installed Read More

Aquaterra Energy marks global growth with Australia office launch

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5/23/2019 Photo: Aquaterra Energy. PERTH — Aquaterra Energy, a leader in global offshore engineering solutions, has opened its first engineering office and warehouse facility in Perth, Australia following recent regional contract wins.  Located on Murray Street, Perth, Aquaterra Energy’s new office in Australia’s oil and gas hub comes as the company continues to expand its Read More