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Unmanned, solar-powered US space plane back after 908 days

Nov. 12, 2022 14:49 PM EST

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — An unmanned U.S. military space plane landed early Saturday after spending a record 908 days in orbit for its sixth mission and conducting science experiments. The solar-powered vehicle, which looks like a miniature space shuttle, landed at NASA’s...

Canada orders Chinese companies to sell lithium assets

Nov. 03, 2022 05:19 AM EDT

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Three Chinese companies have been ordered to sell lithium mining assets in Canada after the country's government imposed limits on foreign involvement in supplying “critical minerals” used in batteries and high-tech products. The order Wednesday comes as...