• China says it will launch 2 robots to the far side of the moon in December on an unprecedented lunar exploration mission

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    China said on Wednesday that it plans to launch two robots to the moon in December.
    The new mission, called Chang'e-4 , aims to set a lunar rover and lander on the far side of the moon.
    The robots will study the geology and chemistry of the moon's most ancient and mysterious rocks.
    Another goal of the mission is to see whether the region is quiet enough to build a sensitive deep-space radio telescope .
    A bonus experiment on Chang'e-4 will try to grow plants and worms on the moon.
    China's space agency this week shared new details about its upcoming Chang'e-4 mission, which aims to launch...
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  • Making way for new levels of American innovation

    Making way for new levels of American innovation

    1 month ago - By Tech Crunch

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    Matt Weinberg is a former White House appointee with the U.S. Small Business Administration, where he served as a Senior Advisor in the Office of Investment and Innovation.
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    New fifth-generation “5G” network technology will equip the United States with a superior wireless platform unlocking transformative economic potential. However, 5G's success is contingent on modernizing outdated policy frameworks that...
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  • A.M. Best Senior Financial Analyst: New Agreement Sets Path to China for Hong Kong Reinsurers

    A.M. Best Senior Financial Analyst: New Agreement Sets Path to China for Hong Kong Reinsurers

    1 month ago - By A.M. Best

    James Chan, senior financial analyst, A.M. Best, said an agreement between regulators from China and Hong Kong establishes a transitional period that will make it easier for Hong Kong reinsurers to ...
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