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Amazon opens its first in-person store in the US

SAN FRANCISCO: Amazon has opened its first physical clothing retail store in the US, now open to the public, Amazon Style’ offers customers a personalised and convenient shopping experience while creating local jobs, said the company. “Amazon is thrilled to welcome Los Angeles-area customers to shop at Amazon Style, our first-ever physical clothing store, and […]...Read More

Researchers discover ghost fossils underneath a microscope

The surprising discovery of “ghost” fossils belonging to tiny, ancient organisms could provide insights into how life reacts to climate change in Earth’s oceans. Looking through a powerful microscope, scientists were stunned to see the impressions left by single-celled plankton, or fossilized nannoplankton, that lived millions of years ago, especially since they were analyzing something […]...Read More

Apple might be testing foldable technology

SAN FRANCISCO: Apple is reportedly testing the use of a colour display from E Ink as an external screen for an unannounced foldable device. Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said that the tech giant is testing E Ink’s Electronic Paper Display (EPD) for future foldable device cover screens and tablet-like applications. “The colour EPD has the potential […]...Read More

Jurassic Park inspired dinosaur fossil sold for AED 45 million

This massive creature is named “Hector,” he’s over a100 million years old, and his fossils sold for more than $12.4 million (AED45m) in an auction at Christie’s. Hector is the most complete skeleton of Deinonychus antirrhopus ever found, as per Christie’s. The specimen, excavated in Montana in 2013, dates back to the early Cretaceous period: […]...Read More

SpaceX lands in Florida after its 6-month mission

FLORIDA: The third long-duration astronaut team launched by SpaceX to the International Space Station (ISS) safely returned to Earth early, splashing down in the Gulf of Mexico off Florida to end months of orbital research ranging from space-grown chillies to robots. The SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule carrying three U.S. NASA astronauts and a European Space […]...Read More

Researchers say they can now break down plastic in days

Researchers have created a way to break down plastics in a matter of days. The scientists from the University of Texas published their findings in Nature Week stating they had developed a modified enzyme that can easily degrade plastic. The scientists used machine learning to create a fast-acting protein that can deteriorate the building blocks […]...Read More