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This Day, That Year – September 24

This day in history we feature 60 Minutes. The prime-time American television news show 60 Minutes debuted on this day in 1968. Trivia – 60 Minutes The program was created by Don Hewitt and Bill Leonard, who chose to set it apart from other news programs by using a unique style of reporter-centered investigation. In […]...Read More

Mars is mighty in first Webb observations of the planet

Washington: NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope has captured its first images and spectra of Mars that show a region of the planet’s eastern hemisphere at two different wavelengths or colours of infrared light. Whereas the images show differences in brightness integrated over a large number of wavelengths from place to place across the planet at […]...Read More

Huda and Mona Kattan wax statues on display at Madame Tussauds Dubai

Dubai: Madame Tussauds Dubai has revealed that wax figures of Huda Kattan and Mona Kattan are the latest figures to join a growing pool of hand-picked, exclusive-to-the-region Middle Eastern stars at the world-renowned attraction on Bluewaters. In the 11 months since opening, Madame Tussauds Dubai has firmly established itself as a must-visit destination, consistently wowing […]...Read More

Changan launches Tesla-inspired electric car at just AED96,000

Beijing: Chinese automaker Changan Automobile has unveiled a new electric vehicle that resembles the Tesla Model 3. With a starting price of $26,000 (AED96,000), the newly launched Shenlan SL03 is a small electric sedan, reports auto-tech website Electrek. The front end of the vehicle, where the bonnet meets the fascia, and its dimensions look very […]...Read More

This Day, That Year – September 23

This day in history we feature Mozilla Firefox. The first public version of the web browser Mozilla Firefox (“Phoenix 0.1”) is released on this day in 2002. Trivia – Mozilla Firefox Mozilla Firefox, or simply Firefox, is a free and open-source web browser developed by the Mozilla Foundation and its subsidiary, the Mozilla Corporation. It […]...Read More

Here’s where you can watch the FIFA T20 World Cup in Dubai

This Season of the FIFA World Cup and the T20 World Cup has a new address. The One Music lounge in Al Jaddaf calls out all the Football and Cricket buffs, lovers and enthusiasts for immersive match screenings like never before experienced. With not one, not two, but FOUR screens with one big screen. The surround sound will […]...Read More

A paper microscope that allows for remote lab work

World: A young scientist who worked in the jungles of Thailand has been awarded a national prize for his invention of a $2 (AED7) paper microscope that can be taken on field expeditions. Stanford University bioengineer Manu Prakash saw in his team’s $50,000 (AED184,000) microscope a serious contradiction. As well as being bulky and ridiculously […]...Read More

WhatsApp premieres its 1st original film on Prime Video

World: In a bizarre move, WhatsApp is venturing into the film industry with the premiere of its first original short film titled ‘Naija Odyssey’ on Amazon Prime Video and YouTube. The 12-minute short film tells the story of NBA player Giannis Antetokounmpo, who was born in Greece to Nigerian parents. The 12-minute short film signifies […]...Read More