Venice under water following record high tide

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionParts of Venice have been left under water by record floodingSevere flooding in Venice that has left much of the Italian city under water is a direct…

Cirque du Soleil founder held for growing cannabis

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mr Laliberte's company says he grows cannabis for medical and "strictly personal" use The co-founder of global circus company Cirque du Soleil has been detained for growing cannabis on…

Israel-Gaza fighting continues for second day

Image copyright AFP Image caption Palestinians gathered around a destroyed house in Khan Younis, where Israel said it had targeted a Palestinian Islamic Jihad headquarters Cross-border violence between Israel and militants in Gaza is continuing,…

PalmPay launches in Nigeria on $40M round led…

Africa focused payment startup PalmPay has launched in Nigeria after raising a $40 million seed-round led by Chinese mobile-phone maker Transsion. The investment came via Transsion’s Tecno subsidiary, with participation from China’s NetEase and Taiwanese…

Future of Under One Hour Travel Between Major…

SpaceX will bring point to point travel between major world cities starting near the end of the 2020s if they can increase the safety. It will more likely become significant around 2035-2045. The first spaceports…

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November 12, 2019 | Brian Wang | SpaceX will bring point to point travel between major world cities starting near the end of the 2020s if they can increase the safety. It will more likely…

California Emissions and Energy History

California Emissions and Energy History Brian Wang | November 12, 2019 | California has been able to decrease emissions by about 12% from 2000 to 2017. Most of this reduction was from shifting from coal…

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November 12, 2019 | Brian Wang | California has been able to decrease emissions by about 12% from 2000 to 2017. Most of this reduction was from shifting from coal use to natural gas. There…