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Research on manufacturing battery cells is gaining momentum—and there is a strong need, considering the future demand for energy storage: For the year 2030, global production of rechargeable batteries will double from today’s …Jan 29, 2021185On Nov. 26, seven fishermen aboard a small fishing boat off the coast of Maharashtra in western India were struck… . . .

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Covid vaccine: How many folks within the UK had been vaccinated to this level?

Covid vaccine: How many folks within the UK had been vaccinated to this level?

By Lucy Rodgers and Dominic BaileyBBC Visual Journalism teamThe UK has launched its biggest ever vaccination programme, aimed at protecting tens of millions of people from Covid-19 within months.In a race against a faster-spreading variant of coronavirus, ministers have pinned their hopes of ending a third national lockdown on protecting the most vulnerable groups by… . . .

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Coronavirus: EU and AstraZeneca survey to get to the bottom of vaccine present disaster

Coronavirus: EU and AstraZeneca survey to get to the bottom of vaccine present disaster

media captionStella Kyriakides: “AstraZeneca needs to deliver on its commitments”The EU and the UK-based Covid vaccine maker AstraZeneca have vowed to work together to resolve a bitter row over supply shortages to the bloc.AstraZeneca had agreed to deliver millions of doses in January-March but then said significantly fewer jabs would arrive on time. It blamed… . . .

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Alien invasion – RationalWiki

Lucky for us, kids have been training to ward off alien invaders since the 70’s! “”If aliens ever visit us, I think the outcome would be much as when Christopher Columbus first landed in America, which didn’t turn out very well for the Native Americans. — Stephen Hawking on Discovery Channel’s Into the Universe with… . . .

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