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open After lunar orbit trip NASA's Orion capsule is on its way back home 23
open Neuralink's AI brain chip could be in humans within six months claims Elon Musk 47
open Musk says spat with Apple over App Store ejection threat for Twitter was 'misunderstanding' 78
open Just 22% of techies in UK aged 50 or older, says Chartered Institute for IT 140
open 130,000 UK businesses sue Google over £13.6B in lost ad revenues 24
open SpaceX grounds Falcon 9 carrying first private lunar lander 11
open Boffins' beam forming kit opens the door to more realistic holograms 9
open Microsoft 365 faces more GDPR headwinds as Germany bans it in schools 95
open NASA scraps budget-busting GeoCarb greenhouse gas observatory project 10
open UK cuts China from Sizewell nuclear project, takes joint stake 176
By Roland6
open NASA awards $57.2m to Texas biz for 3D printing future Moon base 28
open Rolls-Royce, EasyJet fire up first hydrogen-fueled jet engine 104
open Iterable co-founder claims he was ousted because of racial discrimination, not LSD use 11
By Falmari
open JAXA: Research simulating life onboard ISS contained fabrications 8
By Teejay
open China: Face-to-face meetings are best when swapping space station crews 9
By Jon 37
open Judge tells Amazon: Stop retaliating against employees 8
open ISS resupply drops off experiments for life in deep space 17
open Man wins court case against employer that fired him for not liking boozy, forced 'fun' culture 145
By d2
open Meta scores $200k default win against alleged peddler of Instagram Likes 3
open Japan successfully propels steam-powered spacecraft 23
open Orion snaps 'selfie' with the Moon as it prepares for distant retrograde orbit 76
open ESA names first Parastronaut: paralympian and aspiring surgeon John McFall 28
By Snapper
open Bright light from black holes found to be caused by particle shock waves 26
open Japanese cubesat sends home pics from the far side of the Moon 15
open JWST snaps first chemical profile of an exoplanet atmosphere 43
open New SI prefixes clear the way for quettabytes of storage 51
open Software company wins $154k for US Navy's licensing breach 43
open Locked out of Horizon Europe, UK commits half a billion to post-Brexit research 182
open Asia's superapps follow another hot tech trend: mass layoffs 3
By Joe W
open Orion reaches the Moon, buzzes surface, gets ready to orbit 26
open NASA's meteor avoidance plan for James Webb Space Telescope: Turn it around 15
open Boffins are studying Martian clouds to avoid another Opportunity episode 9
open World's richest man posts memes as $44b Twitter acquisition veers off course 210
open BOFH: We're an industry leader … in employing idiot managers 61
open Artemis I isn't just a test run – there's science to be done 33
open Twitter refugees seek asylum in an unusual place: The Matt Hancock app 32
open White dwarf study suggests planets are as old as their stars 16
open Spent Chinese Long 6A rocket spews over 50 pieces of space junk 9
By Casca
open AI analysis of dinosaur tracks suggests 'predator' may have been a herbivore 22
open After 47 years, Microsoft issues first sexual harassment and gender report 4
open What's that, Lassie? Boston Dynamics is suing its robot dog tech rival? 20
By J. Cook
open Amazon founder Bezos to donate 'majority' of $126bn fortune 39
By IceC0ld
open NASA's cubesat makes it to the Moon to test orbit for human visitors 16
open Apple sued for collecting user data despite opt-outs 16
open Twitter engineer calls out Elon Musk for technical BS in unusual career move 347
open Robotics startup wants to disrupt walking with AI roller skates 24
open Looking for a holiday DIY project? Build your own pen-plotter, for under $15 19
open KFC bot urges Germans to mark Kristallnacht with cheesy chicken 87
open BOFH: Don't be nervous, Mr Consultant. Come right this way … 60
open You wait for an aurora on Mars and MAVEN spots two arriving at the same time 8