MOMENT massive Arecibo telescope collapsed caught in jaw-dropping footage

Newly released footage shows the dramatic final moments of the Arecibo Observatory – the second-largest radio telescope on Earth – which collapsed earlier this week, in yet another major loss for humanity in 2020.

MOMENT massive Arecibo telescope collapsed caught in jaw-dropping footage
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Postponed Tokyo Olympics to cost Japanese organizers $2.8bn

Postponed Tokyo Olympics to cost Japanese organizers $2.8bn
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The Olympic organizing committee claimed on Friday that the postponement of the Games in ...

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 10:59:11 +0000

European Council head says nations must weigh sanctions in the face of Turkey's ‘hostile' behavior

European Council head says nations must weigh sanctions in the face of Turkey's ‘hostile' behavior
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The President of the European Council has warned Ankara that the game of “cat-and-mouse” ...

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 10:48:20 +0000

Taiwan sees trade deal with US as Washington's support in face of ‘intimidation' from China

Taiwan sees trade deal with US as Washington's support in face of ‘intimidation' from China
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President Tsai Ing-wen said on Friday that a bilateral trade deal between Taiwan and ...

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 09:27:18 +0000

Pfizer CEO ‘not certain' their vaccine stops transmission of Covid-19 as company's jab approved in UK and evaluated in US

Pfizer CEO ‘not certain' their vaccine stops transmission of Covid-19 as company's jab approved in UK and evaluated in US
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The top executive at pharma giant Pfizer said it still isn't clear if those ...

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 04:36:02 +0000

Israel warns its citizens they may be targeted abroad by Iran following nuclear scientist's assassination

Israel warns its citizens they may be targeted abroad by Iran following nuclear scientist's assassination
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Israel has issued a warning to its citizens abroad about potential terrorist attacks amid ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 20:28:09 +0000

New Year's Eve parties ruled out by Airbnb in bid to deter Covid-spreading gatherings

New Year's Eve parties ruled out by Airbnb in bid to deter Covid-spreading gatherings
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Short-stay rental giant Airbnb has toughened its booking rules ahead of New Year's Eve ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 19:13:27 +0000

Germany to slaughter 29,000 chickens after bird flu outbreak on poultry farm

Germany to slaughter 29,000 chickens after bird flu outbreak on poultry farm
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Regional authorities in Germany announced that around 29,000 chickens will be slaughtered in the ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 16:19:24 +0000

Beijing blasts US govt over visa restrictions for China Communist Party members

Beijing blasts US govt over visa restrictions for China Communist Party members
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Beijing slammed “extremist anti-China forces” in the US government on Thursday as Washington revealed ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 16:10:28 +0000

NASA says asteroid larger than Statue of Liberty set to skim past Earth

NASA says asteroid larger than Statue of Liberty set to skim past Earth
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NASA's planetary defense specialists are warning of a close flyby due to take place ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 15:43:35 +0000

Bahrain to drop labels denoting Israeli settlement imports – minister

Bahrain to drop labels denoting Israeli settlement imports – minister
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Bahrain's trade minister, Zayed bin Rashid al-Zayani, has announced that his country will no ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 15:42:27 +0000

Former French interior minister under formal investigation for criminal association in Sarkozy-Libya fundraising scandal

Former French interior minister under formal investigation for criminal association in Sarkozy-Libya fundraising scandal
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An interior minister who served in Nicolas Sarkozy's government has been placed under investigation ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 14:55:27 +0000

Tehran ready for more prisoner swaps, urges US to rejoin nuclear deal

Tehran ready for more prisoner swaps, urges US to rejoin nuclear deal
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Iran has said it is ready for more prisoner exchanges after last week's swap ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 14:35:39 +0000

Nearly 80 mosques suspected of ‘separatism' face closure as French govt launches 'massive' offensive against religious extremism

Nearly 80 mosques suspected of ‘separatism' face closure as French govt launches 'massive' offensive against religious extremism
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The French government has threatened to close dozens of mosques that have been flagged ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 14:21:01 +0000

Facebook BANS false claims about Covid vaccines ‘debunked by public health experts' – all such posts to be REMOVED

Facebook BANS false claims about Covid vaccines ‘debunked by public health experts' – all such posts to be REMOVED
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Social media giant Facebook says it is cracking down on Covid-19 vaccine misinformation and ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 14:12:17 +0000

WHO warns against issuing ‘immunity passports,' but looks at possibility of ‘e-vaccination certificates' for travel

WHO warns against issuing ‘immunity passports,' but looks at possibility of ‘e-vaccination certificates' for travel
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The World Health Organization has said it is looking into the possible use of ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 13:34:20 +0000

Adolf Hitler enjoys a landslide election win to become… administrator of a small district in Namibia

Adolf Hitler enjoys a landslide election win to become… administrator of a small district in Namibia
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Adolf Hitler has ascended to power through a democratic election. This is not a ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 13:06:06 +0000

Chinese probe finishes collecting samples of lunar rocks & and soil ahead of schedule

Chinese probe finishes collecting samples of lunar rocks & and soil ahead of schedule
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The Chang'e-5 probe has finished collecting lunar surface samples more than a day earlier ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 12:47:42 +0000

Hong Kong tycoon Jimmy Lai detained over fraud charges until April court hearing

Hong Kong tycoon Jimmy Lai detained over fraud charges until April court hearing
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A Hong Kong court has denied media tycoon Jimmy Lai bail on Thursday, detaining ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 12:44:42 +0000

Brazilian state orders Apple to sell iPhone with power charger after tech giant claimed doing so would increase ‘carbon emissions'

Brazilian state orders Apple to sell iPhone with power charger after tech giant claimed doing so would increase ‘carbon emissions'
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Apple will be required to include a power adapter with iPhone models sold in ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 12:09:23 +0000

‘Our finances are secure': Hungary says EU budget veto won't cost them a penny

‘Our finances are secure': Hungary says EU budget veto won't cost them a penny
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The Hungarian prime minister's chief of staff has warned the European Union that its ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 12:07:58 +0000