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Alan Boyle
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News brief: A Chinese microscope company is turning an AI technology backed by Intellectual Ventures and Bill Gates into a commercial device to hunt down malaria:

https://www.geekwire.com/2017/intellectual-ventures-global-good-teams-motic-ai-powered-microscope/
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An amount of mass equivalent to the sun was converted into energy for a gravitational-wave burst. And that's just a little burst! https://www.geekwire.com/2017/ligo-gravitational-wave-detectors-get-lucky-find-smallest-black-hole-merger/

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The newly unveiled Tesla Semi truck and the revved-up roadster are certainly bright and shiny objects - but will they become profitable products?

https://www.geekwire.com/2017/elon-musk-unveils-tesla-semi-truck-plus-remade-roadster-thats-beyond-ludicrous/

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Messages to extraterrestrial intelligence, or METI, is a big controversy for SETI folks ... and this project is likely to re-ignite the debate. What do you think? Is trying to let the aliens know we exist a good idea?

https://www.geekwire.com/2017/sonar-calling-campaign-broadcasts-music-messages-alien-super-earth/

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Astronomers say Ross 128 b could be an even better candidate in the search for life than the nearest potentially habitable exoplanet, Proxima Centauri b.

https://www.geekwire.com/2017/ross-128-redux-red-dwarf-sparks-interest-not-weird-potential-locale-life/

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Jeff Bezos has long said he wants millions of people living and working in space, and here's why he's certain that's the only way to preserve freedom and peace on Earth in the long run. https://www.geekwire.com/2017/life-liberty-pursuit-spaceflight-jeff-bezos-links-blue-origin-saving-earth/

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Anyone who doubts the economic impact of the aerospace industry should consider the magnitude of the deals announced just today. https://www.geekwire.com/2017/dubai-airshow-crackles-multibillion-dollar-deals-boeing-airbus/

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Double delight for space geeks: "Endurance" and "Beyond the Year in Space" give you a picture of the past, present and future of spaceflight from the perspective of Scott Kelly, who holds the U.S. record for continuous time in orbit.

https://www.geekwire.com/2017/get-double-dose-year-space-lore-astronaut-author-scott-kelly/

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