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German Circus Replaces Animals with Stunning Holograms

German Circus Replaces Animals with Stunning Holograms

Circus Roncalli says no to animal cruelty and yes to technology. A circus in Germany is fighting against animal cruelty by ditching flesh and blood animal performers for holographic ones. Circus Roncalli has replaced its animal acts with breathtaking 3D projections. The long-running circus says there is too much cruelty in the industry.Circus Roncalli has been a big player in the ... Read More »

Bullet train champion in Japan will debut in 2030, now being tested.

Bullet train champion in Japan will debut in 2030, now being tested.

Testing for a train capable of 249mph (400 kph) speeds is to happen about twice a week at night. Bloomberg said ALFA-X is the world’s fastest bullet train— well, for now, it is holding that title. Japan has also been working on a maglev train. According to The Mainichi, “Operators will attempt to run the bullet train at its maximum speedof 400 ... Read More »

Falcon 9 launches first Starlink mission – heaviest payload launch by SpaceX to date

Falcon 9 launches first Starlink mission – heaviest payload launch by SpaceX to date

The much-awaited and heralded launch of SpaceX’s Starlink internet satellite constellation launched on Thursday.  With the twice-flown Falcon 9 rocket on SLC-40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida, SpaceX deployed the first batch of 60 Starlink satellites. The launch was slightly delayed due to unacceptable Upper Level Winds scrubbed the first launch attempt. Then, a week ago, a requirement ... Read More »

Microchips, massive blow: Huawei’s vulnerability explained

Microchips, massive blow: Huawei’s vulnerability explained

Google’s announcement that it was no longer able to work with Huawei is just one repercussion of the US decision to add the Chinese tech giant to its “entity list” of companies American firms cannot work with. The true impact to Huawei may be enormous. While we often refer to the firm’s devices as simply “Chinese”, the reality is much ... Read More »

World’s Largest Atom Smasher Returns: 4 Things It Could Find

World’s Largest Atom Smasher Returns: 4 Things It Could Find

he world’s largest particle collider is gearing up for another run of smashing particles together at nearly the speed of light. After a two-year hiatus for upgrades, the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) will restart this year, and is expected to be twice as powerful as it was during its first run. In 2012, the LHC helped to find evidence of the ... Read More »