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Why NZ scientists are growing the coronavirusWhy NZ scientists are growing the coronavirus

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While New Zealand is at the brink of quashing Covid-19, Kiwi scientists have been busy growing the coronavirus in some of the country's most contained labs.Using samples from New Zealand Covid-19 patients, they've been getting a... »more

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Crew on board as SpaceX, NASA to try again for landmark launch of two astronauts

The two-man crew entered the capsule that will take them to the International Space Station on Saturday, as Elon Musk's private rocket company SpaceX was set for a repeat attempt at launching the Americans into orbit for a mission that would be the first spaceflight of NASA astronauts from U.S. soil..
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SpaceX creates history, becomes first private company to successfully launch NASA astronauts into orbit

Reacting to the successful launch, US President Donald Trump said: "It's incredible, the power, the technology. That was a beautiful sight to see."
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Trump Takes Credit For Space Launch That Got Its Start A Decade Ago

The successful SpaceX launch has its roots in two previous administrations, but President Trump credited his leadership
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