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North Korea announces plans to restart nuclear complex

"UN secretary general says country has 'gone too far' as it reveals plans to revive Yongbyon reactor"

Category: Weapons


Iraq's depleted uranium clean-up to cost $30m as contamination spreads

"Report says toxic waste is being spread by scrap metal dealers, and describes its 'alarming' use in civilian areas during Iraq wars"


The race to create 'insect cyborgs'

"Why make tiny flying drones when you can fly real insects by remote-control? It could lead to a neuroscience revolution, explains Emily Anthes in an excerpt from her new book Frankenstein's Cat"

Category: Robotics, Weapons


The secret history of drones

"The prototype of the drones now used in Afghanistan was actually conceived in 1916, even if it was a monoplane made of wood and tin"

Category: Robotics, Weapons


Ecology drones track endangered wildlife

Unmanned aerial vehicles are being put to use to monitor wildlife, spot poachers, and chart forest loss

Category: Robotics, Weapons

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