Scotland chosen as site for first British spaceport

According to the head of the agency, Graham Turnock, the new spaceport will "help kick-start an exciting new era for the UK space industry".

Microsoft urges regulation of face-recognising tech

Microsoft and other tech companies have used facial recognition technology for years for tasks such as organising digital photographs.

South Africa's MeerKAT to help unlock mysteries of universe

The biggest radio telescope of its kind in the southern hemisphere, MeerKAT looks like a cluster of eggs when you first see.

First space tourist flights could come in 2019

Virgin Galactic, founded by British billionaire Richard Branson, and Blue Origin, by Amazon creator Jeff Bezos, are leading the pack in the pursuit of space tourism.

Apple launches $300m 'green' fund for China suppliers

Apple said the project would produce an initial one gigawatt of clean energy, equivalent to powering nearly a million homes.

Parents to inherit dead daughter's Facebook account: court rules

A German court ruled the daughter's contract with Facebook was part of her legacy and should be passed on to the mother, giving her full access to the daughter's account.


SA takes giant leap in science with launch of MeerKAT

MeerKAT, built in the North Cape, is the largest and most powerful radio telescope in the Southern Hemisphere.


MeerKAT radio telescope to be unveiled

MeerKAT is the largest and most powerful radio telescope in the Southern Hemisphere.

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