How a robot inspired my ballet dancing

Merritt Moore is a ballet dancer and quantum physicist. She became hooked on dancing at the age of 13 and for years saw here dancing and physics studies as separate worlds. But one day she combined them thanks to a Universal Robot in Norway. She became inspired by the way the robot moved and rehearsed […]

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Lebanon crisis: Dozens hurt as police and protesters clash in Beirut

Image copyright AFP Image caption The protests in the centre of Beirut entered the night Clashes between riot police and anti-government protesters in the Lebanese capital, Beirut, have left dozens of people wounded, witnesses say. The violence began as demonstrators, who had been attacked during a sit-in by masked counter-protesters, tried to move into a […]


Apple removes Telegram from app store

Image copyright Getty Images Telegram’s official app has been removed from Apple’s App Store. It had been removed because it had made “inappropriate content” available to users, founder Pavel Durov said. “Once we have protections in place we expect the apps to be back on the App Store,” he tweeted. The removal came soon after […]


Atari co-founder denied award over sexist behaviour

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mr Bushnell had written about several controversial incidents in his autobiography Atari founder Nolan Bushnell has “applauded” a decision that means he will not get an award for pioneering work on video games. Mr Bushnell was due to receive the prestigious Pioneer Award at the Game Developers Conference (GDC) […]