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2020 Jan 19From Real Life
Syria refugees bring new tastes and traditions to Kurdish Iraq
Sharjah24 – AFP: At first, no one in the Iraqi Kurdish capital Arbil would drink the bitter coffee at Syrian refugee Abdussamad Abdulqadir's cafe. But now it's a hit, part of a growing cultural exchange.
- 2020 Jan 19Tech
2020 Jan 19Automotive
Toyota investing $400 million in flying car company
Sharjah24 – AFP: Japanese car giant Toyota said it is investing nearly $400 million in a company working on commercialising electric flying cars for "fast, quiet and affordable air transportation services".
2020 Jan 19Gadgets & Electronics
SpaceX to try rocket failure test again after bad weather delay
Sharjah 24 – Reuters: Elon Musk's SpaceX will try again on Sunday to destroy one of its own rockets in a test of a crucial emergency abort system, a day after bad weather forced the company to delay its final milestone test before flying NASA astronauts from U.S. soil.
- 2020 Jan 19From Real Life
2020 Jan 18From Real Life
Kangaroos on the mend after deadly fires
Sharjah 24 – AFP: Louise is a joey rescued with horrific burns to her legs and paws as fires ravaged Australia’s south east coast two weeks ago. Her volunteer carer pays thousands of dollars from his own pocket and juggles a full-time job to take care of injured animals like Louise — purchasing medicine and changing her bandages daily at his homemade care centre.
2020 Jan 18Gadgets & Electronics
SpaceX to simulate rocket failure in final astronaut capsule test
Sharjah24 – Reuters: Elon Musk's SpaceX is gearing up to destroy one of its own rockets on Saturday to test a crucial emergency abort system on an unmanned astronaut capsule, the company's final milestone test before flying NASA astronauts from U.S. soil.
2020 Jan 18From Real Life
Elegant Kim Jones collection stars on Dior menswear runway
Sharjah24 – Reuters: Sleek double-breasted suits, luxurious patterns and silky fabrics mingled to celebrate tailoring in a timeless menswear collection at the Christian Dior catwalk in Paris on Friday.
2020 Jan 17From Real Life
'The One' to become the tallest building in Canada
Sharjah 24 – Reuters: Supertall skyscraper "The One" is set to become the tallest building in Canada at 309 meters once it is completed in Toronto later this year.
2020 Jan 17Tech
A 'smart mask' purports to help combat air pollution
Sharjah24 – Reuters: A Dutch start-up company is fighting air pollution with the next generation air pollution mask, that it says will be able to detect dust particulate, alert users to real-time pollution levels, and eventually map out a cycling or walking route that has the least polluted air levels.