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Scientists discover new giant water lily species

Scientists discover new giant water lily species

Africa-Press - Tanzania. A new species of giant water lily has been discovered – and it’s been hiding in plain sight for 177 years. The...
Toyota recalls electric cars over concerns about loose wheels

Toyota recalls electric cars over concerns about loose wheels

Africa-Press - Tanzania. Motor industry giant Toyota is recalling 2,700 of its first mass-produced all-electric vehicles over concerns their wheels may fall off. A spokesperson...
US Scientists Ignored Soviet Union’s Discovery of Water on Moon Decades Ago

US Scientists Ignored Soviet Union’s Discovery of Water on Moon Decades Ago

Africa-Press - Tanzania. On Monday, the US space agency NASA announced its scientists had “for the first time” discovered water on the sunlit surface...
South Korean Lunar Orbiter Successfully Enters Flight Path to Moon – Ministry

South Korean Lunar Orbiter Successfully Enters Flight Path to Moon – Ministry

Africa-Press - Tanzania. SEOUL (Sputnik) – South Korea’s lunar orbiter “Danuri” has successfully reached its intended flight trajectory to the moon, South Korea’s Ministry...
NASA Planning to Bring Mars Samples to Earth in 2033

NASA Planning to Bring Mars Samples to Earth in 2033

Africa-Press - Tanzania. WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – NASA is planning to fly the geological rock samples that the Perseverance Rover is collecting on Mars back...
Earth Beats Own Rotation Record by Ending a ‘Day’ 1.59ms Faster

Earth Beats Own Rotation Record by Ending a ‘Day’ 1.59ms Faster

Africa-Press - Tanzania. If the duration of Earth’s average daily rotation shifts significantly, it could spell trouble not only for electronic devices, which count...
AMTD Digital: How a small Hong Kong firm's shares soared

AMTD Digital: How a small Hong Kong firm’s shares soared

Africa-Press - Tanzania. A little-known Hong Kong company has seen its stock market value soar in recent days, for no apparent reason. AMTD Digital made...
Aerospace electrified by new technology

Aerospace electrified by new technology

Africa-Press - Tanzania. From a small office overlooking an airfield, once home to the UK's first Spitfire squadron, a tiny British start-up is hoping...
Starlink: Why is Elon Musk launching thousands of satellites?

Starlink: Why is Elon Musk launching thousands of satellites?

Africa-Press - Tanzania. Elon Musk's SpaceX company has been launching thousands of satellites into orbit. Many people say they've seen them in the skies. They're...
How rangers are using AI to help protect India's tigers

How rangers are using AI to help protect India’s tigers

Africa-Press - Tanzania. For 22 years vet, Akhilesh Mishra has been treating animals at Pench National Park in Madhya Pradesh state in India. He does...