Counting the Cost

Trillion-dollar lunar bounty: The scramble to return to the moon

We explore India's plans to probe the moon, discuss the rise in world hunger, and look at the Muslim fashion industry.

Science & Technology

Farouk El-Baz, the Egyptian behind the Moon landings

Egyptian-born Farouk El-Baz was part of NASA's Apollo 11 ground crew at just 31 years old.

Profile: Farouk El-Baz, the Egyptian behind the Moon landings

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Equifax near $700m settlement of data breach probes: WSJ

The US credit reporting firm will have to boost consumer data protection as part of deal, Wall Street Journal says.

Equifax near $700m settlement of data breach probes: WSJ

Special series

Pre-Crime: Has Minority Report-style Policing Become a Reality?

Police are using technology and data to predict behaviour and prevent crime - but are innocent people being targeted?

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Netflix eyes India, but cheaper local rivals already have an edge

Netflix turns to India as its broadband speeds up. But beating cheap domestic brands will be tough, say analysts.

Netflix eyes India, but cheaper local rivals already have an edge

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US environment agency allows use of controversial pesticide

Green activists say Trump's EPA move to lift Obama-era ban on pesticide chlorpyrifos threatens children's health.

US environment agency allows use of controversial pesticide

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Microsoft earnings soar, revenue tops $33bn for the quarter

Growth in the company's cloud-computing business services helped send its stock price stock higher after hours.

Microsoft earnings soar, revenue tops $33bn for the quarter

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India to launch second lunar mission on July 22 after delay

Chandrayaan-2 will attempt a so-called 'soft landing' on the Moon, something only three other countries have achieved.

India to launch second lunar mission on July 22 after delay

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Victim slams Boeing over 737 MAX plane crash that took his family

Some victims' families object to Boeing's multi-million dollar compensation offer, saying its a 'publicity stunt'.

Victim slams Boeing over 737 MAX plane crash that took his family

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Not made in America: Chinese drones banned by US tech supplier

With increased tension between Beijing and Washington, California-based company Cape pivots towards US manufacturers.

Not made in America: Chinese drones banned by US tech supplier

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Germany drops probe of Amazon as EU opens investigation

Third-party sellers on Amazon's platform will benefit from new changes, but the EU is now investigating.

Germany drops probe of Amazon as EU opens investigation

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Editor’s Analysis

Could Facebook's digital currency dominate global finance?

The buck stops with Zuck: Libra, Facebook's digital currency, faces regulators wary of the social network's history.

Could Facebook's digital currency dominate global finance?

Science & Technology

All Hail The Algorithm

A five-part series exploring the impact of algorithms on our everyday lives.

All Hail The Algorithm

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Trump calls for inquiry into Google's work with China

Google reiterated its denial that it works with China's military, or that it has been infiltrated by its intelligence.

Trump calls for inquiry into Google's work with China

Science & Technology

Apollo 11 moon mission anniversary: The steps that made history

Declaring 'one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind', Neil Armstrong took the first lunar steps 50 years ago.

Apollo 11 moon mission anniversary: The steps that made history