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FILE PHOTO: Democratic Republic of Congo President Felix Tshisekedi arrives at the UK-Africa Investment Summit in London, Britain January 20, 2020. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls/File Photo KINSHASA (Reuters) – Democratic Republic of Congo President Felix Tshisekedi has asked a senator to work out if he can build up a new bloc of supporters in parliament that could …

The new platform uses cell-free synthetic biology to test for 17 contaminants, including lead, copper, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics Tests cost pennies to make and minutes to work Researchers tested the platform in Paradise, California, where wildfires caused toxins to enter the water supply A new platform technology can assess water safety and quality with just …

Back in 2014, the Ford Motor Company mesmerized the world when it revealed it had 3D printed the engine cover for the all-new Ford Mustang, marking the earliest instances of practical industrial use of the esoteric printing technology.  The giant auto manufacturer took this a step further when it started using 3D printing to quickly …

Image copyright Great Orme Mines Image caption Great Orme copper found in Bronze Age artefacts “stretching from Brittany to the Baltic” North Wales was Britain’s main source of copper for about 200 years during the Bronze Age, new research has found. Scientists analysed metal from the Great Orme, Conwy, and found it was made into …

Updated September 15, 2019 10:32:48 Photo: Many miners’ hopes have been raised at times that the copper mine at Mt Lyell would reopen, only to be dashed. (ABC News: Mitch Woolnough) Politicians trumpeting the rebirth of mining in Tasmanian communities desperate for jobs are being warned they may be doing damage. Key points: Mining is …

The CEO of UK ISP ITS Technology, Daren Baythorpe, has told ISPreview.co.uk in a new interview that the UK’s push to switch-off old copper line broadband networks in favour of Gigabit speed “full fibre” (FTTP) presents both “opportunity and threat,” not least from the risk of enabling Openreach to “recreate a monopoly.” At present ITS …

Thursday, August 08, 2019 1:03 p.m. CDT by Mark Russo Building collapse on Phillips (MWC) SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO.com) — Some lawsuits in the building collapse in downtown Sioux Falls have been settled out of court for more than $4 million. According to the settlement agreement, most of the money will go to the families …