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Trump’s planned visit may worsen protests in Kenosha, say Democrats – Sydney Morning Herald

The Republican president, who has taken a hard stand against racial protests in the country, will visit the Midwestern city on Tuesday, the White House said late on Saturday, raising concerns among Democrats that this may worsen the strife.

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The August 22 shooting of Jacob Blake in front of three of his children turned Kenosha, a mostly white city south of Milwaukee, into the latest flashpoint in a summer of US demonstrations against police brutality and racism.
Critics accuse Trump, who faces Democratic former vice president Joe Biden in the November 3 presidential election, of seeking to exacerbate violence with incendiary rhetoric.
Republicans deny this, saying Trump wants to restore law and order, and accusing Democratic mayor…

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The undulating facade of Australia’s Living Coral Biobank mimics the species it sets out to protect – The Architect’s Newspaper

The Great Barrier Reef Legacy has unveiled plans for its Living Coral Biobank, a biomimetic research hub inspired by the Doomsday Seed Vault.

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Nonprofit organization Great Barrier Reef Legacy has unveiled initial design plans for the Living Coral Biobank, a first-of-its-kind conservation hub described as a coral ark that will preserve and protect over 800 species of at-risk scleractinia, or hard corals, collected from around the world while also doubling as a landmark attraction for Port Douglas, a small coastal community in far northern Queensland, Australia. With a facade clad in radial concrete fins that evoke the distinctive form of…

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Apple One now available, bundling Apple’s services into a single subscription – The Verge

Apple One, a bundle that combines services like Apple Music, Apple TV Plus, and Apple Arcade into one monthly subscription, is now available. The bundle was first…

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Apple One, a bundle combining services like Apple Music, Apple TV Plus, and Apple Arcade into one monthly subscription, is now available. The bundle was first announced at an event last month, before Apple confirmed the release date yesterday. Currently, you can subscribe to the bundle via the App Store on iOS. Open the store, head into the account page by tapping the profile icon on the top right, tap subscriptions, and you should see the option to subscribe…

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The discovery of an Earth-sized planet that does not orbit a… – AlKhaleej Today

The discovery of an Earth-sized planet that does not orbit a…

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An international team of scientists has discovered a planet the size of Earth in the Milky Way galaxy, and it is not linked in terms of gravity to a specific star, according to a study published in the Astrophysical Journal Letters.
So far, more than 4 thousand planets have been discovered outside our solar system, the vast majority of them orbiting a specific star.
Although the theories of the emergence and development of planets predict the existence of freely moving bodies in space,…

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