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China-NZ relationship: Helen Clark says Ardern has ‘put the record straight’

China’s ambassador to New Zealand Dr Wang Xiaolong. Photo / Supplied China’s ambassador to New Zealand, Dr Wang Xiaolong, says there is no room for complacency in the relationship between China and New Zealand. He said it had been a long-term strategic decision to develop a relationship with New Zealand 50 years ago, rather than […]

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Scientists Find Clues About Decapitated Egyptian Mummy Head Found in Attic

The decapitated head of an ancient Egyptian mummy found in an attic in Kent, England, has been put under a CT scan, revealing it belonged to a woman that lived at least 2,000 years ago.   The head is believed to have been brought back from Egypt as a souvenir in the 19th century, researchers […]

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Social Isolation Actually Changes The Structure of Our Brains, Neuroimaging Reveals

Why do we get a buzz from being in large groups at festivals, jubilees and other public events? According to the social brain hypothesis, it’s because the human brain specifically evolved to support social interactions. Studies have shown that belonging to a group can lead to improved wellbeing and increased satisfaction with life.   Unfortunately […]

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What Would Happen if Someone Moved at Twice The Speed of Light?

As far as we know, it’s not possible for a person to move at twice the speed of light. In fact, it’s not possible for any object with the kind of mass you or I have to move faster than the speed of light.   However, for certain strange particles, traveling at twice the speed […]

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‘There was a lot of magnolia’: a couple’s revamped flat shows renting needn’t mean bad design

A pair of vintage furniture dealers have transformed their flat with paint, fixtures and art – all with their landlady’s approval Period features were conspicuously absent from Becky Nolan and Barny Read’s flat-hunting wishlist. The couple, who run the Peanut Vendor, a 20th-century design store in east London, were living in a Victorian flat but […]

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When there is a bard in the group and he gives buff to everyone around him…

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Today, Webb entered its orbit around Lagrange point 2, or L2. That\u2019s about a million miles (1.6m. km.) away, For the next 20 years, it’ll `stay` there and take photos of stuff created up to 13.4 billions year ago. I really can’t wait for the first photos…

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The Beatles Songs: ‘Here There and Everywhere’ Reminds Paul McCartney of a Cole Porter Classic – Showbiz Cheat Sheet

For many Beatles fans, Paul McCartney may be one of the greatest songwriters of all time. His and John Lennon’s Beatles songs dominated the band’s catalog. Then McCartney continued writing songs for his subsequent bands. McCartney himself looks back on other songwriters, like Cole Porter, whose writing inspired “Here, There and Everywhere.” Paul McCartney | […]

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A killer app for the metaverse? Fill it with AI avatars of ourselves – so we don’t need to go there – The Conversation UK

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Downton Abbey returns to the big screen with a second movie – But will there be a third?

DOWNTON Abbey creator Julian Fellowes has hinted he may be making a third film in the franchise, 12 years after the hit show began. Read more here Daily Express :: Films Feed