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Mars helicopter Ingenuity: Nasa about to try historic flight

Nasa on Monday will attempt to fly a miniature helicopter above the surface of Mars in what would be the first powered, controlled flight of an aircraft on another planet.If all goes to plan, the 1.8kg helicopter will slowly...

Two die in Tesla car crash in Texas with ‘no one’ in driver’s seat, police say

Two men died after a Tesla vehicle, which was believed to be operating without anyone in the driver’s seat, crashed into a tree north of Houston, authorities said.“There was no one in the driver’s seat,” Sgt Cinthya Umanzor...

Biden set to sanction Russian officials over massive SolarWinds hack

Sign up for the Guardian's First Thing newsletterThe Biden administration is planning to announce sanctions on Russian officials as soon as Thursday, in a move that will target several individuals and entities, according to several people familiar on the...

‘I always get fed’: Ole Gunnar Solskjær’s son backs up his dad in Mourinho spat

The son of the Manchester United manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjær, has weighed in on his father’s spat with Tottenham’s José Mourinho after the Norwegian coach said he would not feed his son if he simulated an injury.The row erupted...

Domino’s to launch robotic pizza delivery service in Houston

Sign up for the Guardian Today US newsletterDomino’s Pizza and Nuro, a Silicon Valley startup, said on Monday they will launch a robotic pizza delivery service in Houston this week as they seek to satisfy increasing online orders during...

The Rock for president? I’ll run if the people want it, says Dwayne Johnson

The professional wrestler turned star actor Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson said on Monday that he would run for US president if he felt he had enough support from Americans.Johnson, 48, one of the highest-paid and most popular actors in...

China launches hotline to report ‘illegal’ comments about Communist party

China’s cyber regulator has launched a hotline to report online criticism of the ruling Communist party and its history, vowing to crack down on “historical nihilists” ahead of the party’s 100th anniversary in July.The tip line allows people to...

India steps up vaccine effort as Covid cases hit record high

New Covid-19 cases in India surged to a record 152,879 as the country battled a second wave of infections by pushing for faster vaccinations, with some states considering tougher restrictions to slow the spread of the virus.India leads the...

Elon Musk startup shows monkey with brain chip implants playing video game

The billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk’s brain-chip startup released footage on Friday appearing to show a monkey playing a simple video game after getting implants of the new technology.The three-minute video by Neuralink shows Pager, a male macaque with chips...

Thai cave rescue, the sequel: Meditating monk saved from flooded cave after four days

Thai rescue workers have freed a meditating Buddhist monk who was trapped inside a flooded cave for four days .The monk, identified by rescuers as 46-year-old Phra Ajarn Manas, was on a pilgrimage from another province and had gone...

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