Now owned jointly by UK taxpayers and an Indian conglomerate, OneWeb formally emerges from bankruptcy.
Nov. 20, 2020 • ~6 min
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Geese honk loudly and point their bills toward the sky when they're ready to start the migration. Here's how they know it's time, how they navigate and how they conserve energy on the grueling trip.
Nov. 16, 2020 • ~8 min
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MPs will probe a £400m investment in the satellite firm after a top civil servant warned of financial risk.
July 22, 2020 • ~5 min
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A New York court hearing accepts the plan to pull the OneWeb satellite company out of bankruptcy.
July 10, 2020 • ~5 min
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New work on quantum entanglement could "improve the performance of any application that requires a network of sensors," researchers report.
April 20, 2020 • ~9 min
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A new gyroscope, so small it can fit on the tip of your finger, could help drones and driverless cars stay on track without a GPS signal.
March 23, 2020 • ~5 min
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By having people navigate a virtual town, researchers gained new insight into how our brains perceive places and help us navigate our environment.
Oct. 9, 2019 • ~7 min
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