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Game Changers

Game Changers

An original documentary series providing a compelling look at the business leaders and entrepreneurs who climbed to the top and changed our world.
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Bloomberg
Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas

Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas

Hosted by David Westin, Jonathan Ferro and Alix Steel, Bloomberg's morning program brings viewers the latest in business and finance, providing unique, global insights into where industry and markets are headed.
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Bloomberg
Bloomberg Surveillance

Bloomberg Surveillance

Tom Keene in New York and Francine Lacqua in London prepare you for the day ahead with insights on the state of the markets and the world.
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Bloomberg

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France to rebuild the Notre Dame Cathedral

France to rebuild the Notre Dame Cathedral

French president Emmanual Macron has said he wants the Notre Dame Cathedral to be rebuilt within five years, according to the Washington Post.
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Scientists create world's first 3D-printed heart

Scientists create world's first 3D-printed heart

Researchers at Tel Aviv University have produced a heart using 3D printing technology and human tissue, according to a study published in the journal Advanced Science.
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Notre Dame Cathedral fire: Timeline

Notre Dame Cathedral fire: Timeline

For story suggestions or custom animation requests, contact tips@nextanimation.com.tw. Visit http://archive.nextanimationstudio.com to view News Direct’s complete archive of 3D news animations.
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Methods of execution around the world

Methods of execution around the world

Videographic illustrating existing forms of execution around the world. A Tennessee man who killed his wife and an Alabama man convicted of a quadruple murder were executed by lethal injection Thursday.
AFP
Fujairah port UAE

Fujairah port UAE

Videographic locating Fujairah in the United Arab Emirates. A mystery "sabotage" attack on four ships, including three oil tankers, off the UAE coast has highlighted the importance of Fujairah port located just outside the key Strait of Hormuz.
AFP
The meteor that killed all dinosaurs: Explained

The meteor that killed all dinosaurs: Explained

Fossils at an excavation site in North Dakota, called Tanis, show details of what happened moments after the deadly asteroid responsible for the extinction of dinosaurs hit Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula.
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America's string of deadly tornadoes, explained

America's string of deadly tornadoes, explained

A number of tornadoes barreling through the Eastern U.S. have killed 23 people and wreaked havoc in cities and towns along their way.
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Hacking

Hacking

Videographic on hacking. US and European police said Thursday they have smashed a huge international cybercrime network that used Russian malware to steal 100 million dollars from tens of thousands of victims worldwide.
AFP
Victims of ETA and associated groups 1968-2010

Victims of ETA and associated groups 1968-2010

Videographic location of ETA victims, 1968-2010. Josu Ternera, one of the most influential leaders of former Basque separatist group ETA, was arrested in France on Thursday after more than 16 years on the run, Spain's interior ministry said.
AFP
Europe's multinational parliament

Europe's multinational parliament

Videographic illustrating and explaining the various key institutions of the European Union. EU Elections begin on May 23.
AFP
Women in the European Parliament

Women in the European Parliament

Videographic showing the number of women in the European Parliament and how their influence has evolved over the years. EU elections will be held on May 23.
AFP
Inside the world of Bitcoin

Inside the world of Bitcoin

Videographic on bitcoin. Videographic on bitcoin. Ledger technology known as blockchain is used to protect transactions in the digital currency.
AFP
Drought

Drought

Videographic on droughts and their effect. North Korea's average rain and snowfall this year fell to the lowest level in 37 years, Pyongyang's state media said Wednesday, just days after the UN expressed "grave concerns" about food shortages.
AFP
How dogs smell

How dogs smell

How dogs smell. Dogs are an important part of security and rescue operations. Five people were killed on Thursday when a two-storey Shanghai commercial building collapsed on construction workers who were renovating it.
AFP
The 5G revolution

The 5G revolution

Videographic explaining fifth generation mobile, or 5G wireless technology. China warned the United States on Thursday against further harming trade ties after President Donald Trump effectively barred Chinese telecom giant Huawei from the US mark...
AFP
New oil-eating bacteria found beneath the Mariana Trench

New oil-eating bacteria found beneath the Mariana Trench

Micro-organisms that consume oil were found in the southern end of the Mariana Trench, according to a new study published in the journal Microbiome.
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Stratolaunch aircraft takes flight for the first time

Stratolaunch aircraft takes flight for the first time

The Stratolaunch aircraft flew over the Mojave Desert for more than two hours on Saturday for the first time, Reuters reports.The Stratolaunch plane is made up of two twin fuselages and massive wings. It is propelled by six Boeing 747 engines.
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Oil production in the Gulf

Oil production in the Gulf

Videographic locating the Gulf region and showing oil production. Saudi Arabia, the world's top crude exporter, said Wednesday that attacks on two of its tankers and a major pipeline targeted the security of global oil supplies.
AFP
The Moon

The Moon

Videographic presentation of the moon.
AFP
Australia's Great Barrier Reef

Australia's Great Barrier Reef

Videographic on Australia's Great Barrier reef. According to a new study, Hawaiian "super corals" that have recovered despite living in warm and acidic water offer a glimmer of hope that dying reefs across the world could be saved.
AFP
Air pollution

Air pollution

Videographic on air pollution. Mexico City declared an environmental alert Tuesday, ordering vehicles off the road and postponing the semi-finals of the first division football league as a blanket of smog enveloped the sprawling capital.
AFP
Facial recognition: what's in a face?

Facial recognition: what's in a face?

Videographic on facial recognition. San Francisco on Tuesday became the first US city to ban use of facial recognition technology by police or other government agencies.
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Chinese scientists add human brain genes into monkeys

Chinese scientists add human brain genes into monkeys

Researchers from China have inserted human brain genes into monkeys, according to a new study published in the National Science Review.
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Singaporean firm's cultured seafood plans

Singaporean firm's cultured seafood plans

Singaporean-based company Shiok[h][i] Meats has plans to develop cultured meat from stem cells as a sustainable alternative to seafood, CleanTechnica reports.
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Previously undiscovered species of human found in Philippines cave

Previously undiscovered species of human found in Philippines cave

Ancient remains found in a cave in the Philippines have led to the discovery of a tiny hominin species previously unknown to science.
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Scientists develop light-activated gene editing

Scientists develop light-activated gene editing

Chinese scientists are using light as an alternative to viruses to deliver CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing tools into target cells.
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Chinese residents forced to install cameras in their homes

Chinese residents forced to install cameras in their homes

Citizens in the cities of Hangzhou and Fujian province are being forced to install surveillance cameras in their homes.
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Israel lunar probe crashes upon landing

Israel lunar probe crashes upon landing

Israel's lunar probe, the Beresheet, crashed while trying to land on the moon last Thursday due to an engine glitch.According to Space.
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Tsunamis

Tsunamis

Videographic on tsunamis.
AFP
Earthquakes

Earthquakes

Videographic on earthquakes. A strong 7.5 magnitude earthquake hit off the coast of Papua New Guinea on Tuesday.
AFP
The carbon cycle

The carbon cycle

Videographic about the carbon cycle. Scientists in the United States have detected the highest levels of planet-warming carbon dioxide in Earth's atmosphere since records began, sounding new alarm over the relentless rise of man-made greenhouse ga...
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Single use plastics

Single use plastics

Videographic on single-use plastic pollution. A record-breaking dive in the Pacific Ocean's Mariana Trench recorded evidence of plastic waste 11 kilometres under the surface.
AFP
Pesticides

Pesticides

Videographic on pesticides. In a third major legal blow to Bayer-owned Monsanto and its weedkiller Roundup, a jury in California has ordered the chemicals giant to pay more than $2 billion in damages to a couple that sued on grounds the product ca...
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European elections: how they work

European elections: how they work

Videographic looking at how European Union elections will work. Polling begins on May 23. Had Britain left the European Union as planned on March 29, it would not be taking part in the European Parliament elections, which will be held in the UK on...
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Honey Bee Theft is Becoming a Rising Problem

Honey Bee Theft is Becoming a Rising Problem

Bees are not only hot commodity for their pollination services, there is a big money in their honey too.
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SpaceX is sending living bits of human organs to space

SpaceX is sending living bits of human organs to space

It's not fair to use astronauts as guinea pigs. Instead scientist are sending miniature human organs on chips to the ISS.
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Saudi oil tankers hit by 'sabotage attacks'

Saudi oil tankers hit by 'sabotage attacks'

Videographic locating Fujairah in the United Arab Emirates. Saudi Arabia said on Monday that two of its oil tankers were damaged in "sabotage attacks" in the Gulf, as tensions soared in a region already shaken by a standoff between the United Stat...
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Why Streaming Your Favorite Music Is Harmful to the Environment

Why Streaming Your Favorite Music Is Harmful to the Environment

How does a non physical product generate more greenhouse gases?
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When You Die, Your Brain Tells You That You're Dead

When You Die, Your Brain Tells You That You're Dead

You are trapped inside your dead body with your brain still working.
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The Cannes Palais des Festivals

The Cannes Palais des Festivals

Short videographic locating the Palais des Festivals in Cannes. From a zombie flick starring Iggy Pop to a tale of Chinese gangsters who decide to take over a city, two films vying for the top prize at the Cannes film festival which starts on Tues...
AFP
Cannes Film Festival

Cannes Film Festival

Videographic on the Cannes film festival. Veteran directors Ken Loach, Quentin Tarantino and Terrence Malick head the line-up at the prestigious event which begins on Tuesday.
AFP
China to censor smoking, bikinis on the internet

China to censor smoking, bikinis on the internet

Content moderators in China have been tasked with the job of censoring unsuitable content such as smoking, tattoos and bikinis, the South China Morning Post reports.
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Scientists want to clone a 42,000-year-old extinct foal

Scientists want to clone a 42,000-year-old extinct foal

Researchers found the body of a 42,000-year-old foal frozen in the Siberian permafrost. Now they are planning to bring its species back to life.
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Russia announces Arctic expansion program

Russia announces Arctic expansion program

Russia has announced an ambitious expansion plan that will secure its foothold in the Arctic.The Associated Press reports that while at the Arctic forum in St.
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New nature preserve planned for Shanghai

New nature preserve planned for Shanghai

Shanghai is set for a new nature preserve that will be used to conserve the natural ecology of the Yangtze River.The preserve will consist of an aquarium and a research facility.
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NASA to send flying robots to the ISS

NASA to send flying robots to the ISS

Two special robots called 'Astrobees' will be sent to space to help astronauts carry out chores and experiments on board the International Space Station.
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Satellite images show Chinese anti-satellite laser base

Satellite images show Chinese anti-satellite laser base

Recent satellite images exposed a secret anti-satellite laser base and weapons facilities in Xinjiang.According to The Print, the images were provided by retired Indian Army Colonel and satellite imagery analyst Vinyak Bhat.
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