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Japan launches smaller probe following Philae comet mission

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 14:30
Hayabusa 2 probe aims to touch down on rock called 1999 JU3, blast hole in it and analyse debris for clues to origins of life

Google 'Solve for X' meetings target tech 'moonshots'

Sun, 12/07/2014 - 12:15

Solutions to the "world's greatest problems", ideas dubbed "technology moonshots", are the focus of Google's latest attention-grabbing venture."Solve for X" meetings bring together "entrepreneurs, innovators and scientists" to crack global problems.Executive chairman Eric Schmidt has already hosted one "Solve for X" event. Google plans to hold others "a few times a year".   The plan has been compared with the annual TED and Ted Global conferences.