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US Army to 3D-Print Body Armour – Top Trending Stories

Here are today’s Top 5 News & Events from Around the World. Take a look!

#5

US Army to 3D-Print Body Armour

US army patrolling at night

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The US army is researching into 3D printing of body armours. If successful the United Stated army will be able to 3D-print body armours for the soldiers on the fly. It will give the infantry the independence to custom build the armour within a short time and without overshooting the costs either. Link.

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#4

Electric Cars to Triple in Number by 2021 in Europe

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According to a leading environment lobby in Europe, the number of electric vehicles in Europe is going to triple in number by 2021. Link.

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#3

Microsoft Most Valued Company, Beats Forecast

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Microsoft has taken the lead by a big margin against nearest competitor Apple by becoming the most valuable company. The software giant has beaten the Wall Street forecast and has registered unexpected profits this quarter. Link.

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#2

Trump Administration Will Review the Pentagon’s Computer Contract

Trump with umbrella

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The Trump administration is going to review the Pentagon’s computer contract. Trump has said that his administration will “take a very long look” at the Pentagon’s multi-billion dollar cloud computing contract. The project is touted to be in the vicinity of $10 billion that might go to Amazon Web Services. Link.

#1

Chinese Space Station Will Come Crashing Down Over the Pacific

Chinese space station

Image Credits: Flickr Martin Jolicoeur

The Chinese Tiangong-2 space station is going to burn over the Pacific as its journey is coming to an end. Weighing 8 tons the space station will fall in the Pacific ocean. This tiny space station was put up in space in 2016 and has outlived its predicted lifecycle. Link.

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