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Inside the robo race car shaking up motorsport and accelerating driverless tech

Ever wondered what it’s like to ride in a driverless car? How about a driverless race car zooming around the Silverstone Circuit at high speed? Well that’s what I did this week, and I can tell you it feels a lot like a rollercoaster … until you remember that there are no tracks, and the …

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Juno Performs Longest-Ever Propulsive Maneuver in Race Against Sun

NASA’s Juno mission, launched in 2011, has collected a wealth of information about Jupiter since it arrived in 2016. It has discovered unexpectedly storm-free poles, learned about the planet’s complex weather system, observed bizarre geometric storms, and captured some truly beautiful images. And this week the craft it pulled off a feat of precision engineering, …

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Panelists Discuss Technology and Race at Harvard IOP Event | News

Ruha Benjamin, Khalil Gibran Muhammad, Ms. Latoya Peterson, and Joan Donovan converse on race, technology, media, and policy at the IOP on Wednesday evening. Academics and media experts warned of the limits of inclusion in technology at a forum hosted by the Institute of Politics on Wednesday evening. The panelists at the event — dubbed …

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Bill de Blasio, New York City mayor, drops out of presidential race

Bill de Blasio, New York City mayor, drops out of presidential race

CLOSE “America is working for working people,’” de Blasio, the mayor of New York City, said from the Register’s Political Soapbox on Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019. Des Moines Register Bill de Blasio, the mayor of New York City who sought the Democratic nomination for president, has dropped out of the race.  “Getting out there, being …

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The New York Times reported that Justify failed a drug test.

Boat fire, Democratic debate, horse race, Bahamas: Thursday’s news

One of the greatest runs in horse racing history may have been tainted, and the Coast Guard warns against unsupervised phone charging. Plus: Dogs of The Short List. It’s Ashley. Let’s dive into today’s news, shall we?  But first, cue the “Rocky” theme song: Here are five questions tonight’s Democratic debate may answer, including: Is Joe Biden …

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