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Nuclear waste will remain a deadly threat for hundreds of thousands of years. Despite having decades of hazardous waste in temporary storage, the world is only now finalising plans for long-term containment

Onkalo aims to solve the 100,000-year problem of nuclear waste storage

Nuclear waste will remain a deadly threat for hundreds of thousands of years. Despite having decades of hazardous waste in temporary storage, the world is only now finalising plans for long-term containment

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Business The future of internet retailers looks a lot like the past, with Alibaba joining Amazon in the move from online shopping to physical locations

Alibaba sets up shop in the physical realm

The future of internet retailers looks a lot like the past, with Alibaba joining Amazon in the move from online shopping to physical locations

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Business The man behind Tesla, SpaceX and the Hyperloop has shed some light on his new endeavour: a tunnelling company

Boring Elon Musk digs deep

The man behind Tesla, SpaceX and the Hyperloop has shed some light on his new endeavour: a tunnelling company

Business London-based investment firm Atomico has now raised a total of $1.5bn in funding, somewhat allaying fears of a post-Brexit slowdown in the tech sector

Atomico raises $765m to invest in European tech start-ups

London-based investment firm Atomico has now raised a total of $1.5bn in funding, somewhat allaying fears of a post-Brexit slowdown in the tech sector

Business Nikon, the world's second-largest manufacturer of professional cameras, has announced an 'extraordinary loss' of $260m for the last nine months of 2016

Nikon announces ‘extraordinary loss’ and kills off planned mirrorless line

Nikon, the world’s second-largest manufacturer of professional cameras, has announced an ‘extraordinary loss’ of $260m for the last nine months of 2016

Business Intel CEO thanks Trump during announcement of $7bn investment plans to resume construction of Arizona factory

Intel reveals $7bn investment for Arizona factory in Oval Office

Intel CEO thanks Trump during announcement of $7bn investment plans to resume construction of Arizona factory

Business In the wake of Volkswagen’s emissions cheating scandal, the company has announced the launch of a new subsidiary that will invest in infrastructure for zero-emissions vehicles

Volkswagen powers up new electric vehicle unit with $2bn investment

In the wake of Volkswagen’s emissions cheating scandal, the company has announced the launch of a new subsidiary that will invest in infrastructure for zero-emissions vehicles

Business Smart TV maker Vizio will pay out $2.2m after it was caught collecting data on viewers without permission and selling information to third parties

Vizio caught spying on customers

Smart TV maker Vizio will pay out $2.2m after it was caught collecting data on viewers without permission and selling information to third parties

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Business Travis Kalanick has stepped down from President Trump’s economic advisory council after strong public backlash

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick quits Trump advisory council

Travis Kalanick has stepped down from President Trump’s economic advisory council after strong public backlash

Business The agreement between the two companies has the potential to be a template for future deals

Uber hitches a ride with Daimler

The agreement between the two companies has the potential to be a template for future deals

Business Despite its brands being dogged by the ongoing emissions scandal, VW has edged out Toyota to become the world’s biggest carmaker in a first for the company

VW races to the top of the global car market

Despite its brands being dogged by the ongoing emissions scandal, VW has edged out Toyota to become the world’s biggest carmaker in a first for the company

Business China’s Alibaba continues its overseas expansion with the purchase of money transfer network MoneyGram

Alibaba’s Ant Financial buys US-based MoneyGram for $880m

China’s Alibaba continues its overseas expansion with the purchase of money transfer network MoneyGram

Business Yahoo’s long goodbye continues to drag on, with its sale to Verizon now delayed after massive account breaches and reports of an SEC investigation dog the company

Yahoo sale delayed, but still going ahead

Yahoo’s long goodbye continues to drag on, with its sale to Verizon now delayed after massive account breaches and reports of an SEC investigation dog the company

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