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NASA engineers attach Mars Helicopter to Mars 2020 rover

Aug. 29 (UPI) — NASA engineers have installed the miniature helicopter on the space agency’s Mars 2020 rover. The Mars Helicopter, nicknamed Scout, will be the first aircraft to fly on another planet. Earlier this year, NASA Administrator Bridenstine detailed the agency’s plans for exploring

China, South Korea business leaders champion free trade

Aug. 29 (UPI) — South Korea and China held a bilateral meeting representing heads of major companies for the first time in three years. South Korean businesses that had taken a hit following unofficial Chinese boycotts against Korean firms in response to the deployment of

Exposure to secondhand vaping fumes among teens raises concerns

The danger to teenagers’ lungs from e-cigarettes isn’t only occurring in those who vape: A new report finds many young bystanders are breathing in “secondhand” fumes. The researchers analyzed data from the U.S. National Youth Tobacco Survey, and found that about one-third of middle and

In photos: Moments from the 2019 Venice Film Festival

From left to right, Laura Dern, American director Noah Baumbach, Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver attend a photo call for “Marriage Story” on Thursday. Dern plays Nora Fanshaw, Johansson plays Nicole and Driver plays Charlie in the film. Photo by Rune Hellestad/UPI