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Earth observation satellite Formosat-2 retired after 12 years of service
The Formosat-2, Taiwan's first Earth observation satellite, has been decommissioned after 12 years of service -- seven years longer than it was designed to survive.
 
College libraries reinvented for digital age
Roll over, Melvil Dewey. Behold the 21st-century college library.
 
Giant helium-filled airship takes off for 1st time in England
A blimp-shaped, helium-filled airship considered the world's largest aircraft flew for the first time Wednesday with a short but historic jaunt over an airfield in central England.
 
A widely used class of insecticides called neonicotinoids has contributed to the large-scale and long-term decline of wild bees, according to research unveiled Tuesday.
 
Building a giant telescope atop Mauna Kea will come with educational opportunities that Hawaii shouldn't close the door to, the president of a Native Hawaiian group that supports the project said.
 
Taiwanese business owners in Indonesia have set up a Formosa Technology Center to train Indonesian workers, a move they hope will serve as an example of how Taiwan can push ahead its "New Southbound Policy" in Southeast Asia.
 
Watch this space
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launches from Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida, early Sunday, Aug. 14.
 
The view from the Pacific Northwest
The Milky Way lights up the Pacific Northwest sky during the Perseid Meteor Shower by the windmills located north of Dayton, Washington on Friday morning, Aug. 12.
 
New York university collects medical samples via drones in Madagascar
A suburban New York university is using drone technology to improve the health care of people in remote parts of Madagascar.
 
Taiwan-based smartphone brand HTC Corp. (宏達電), which has intensified its efforts to broaden its product portfolio, has teamed up with China's Alibaba Cloud in a strategic partnership to explore the booming virtual reality (VR) business.
 
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