Science News Roundup: Elon Musk expects Neuralink’s brain chip to begin human trials in 6 months; Scientists build ‘baby’ wormhole as sci-fi moves closer to fact and more

Following is a summary of current science news briefs. Elon Musk expects Neuralink’s brain chip to begin human trials in 6 months Elon Musk said on Wednesday he expects a wireless brain chip developed by his company Neuralink to begin human clinical trials in six months, after the company missed earlier timelines set … Read more

Science News Roundup: Elon Musk expects Neuralink to begin human trials in six months; Scientists build ‘baby’ wormhole as sci-fi moves closer to fact and more

Following is a summary of current science news briefs. Elon Musk expects Neuralink to begin human trials in six months Elon Musk said on Wednesday a wireless device developed by his brain chip company Neuralink is expected to begin human clinical trials in six months, and one of its first targeted applications is … Read more

China stocks end higher on Guangzhou COVID easing, auto gains

HONG KONG, Nov 30 (Reuters) – China and Hong Kong shares extended gains on Wednesday as market participants cheered an easing of COVID-19 measures in Guangzhou city and auto stocks surged on potential favourable policies. Southern Guangzhou city relaxed COVID prevention rules in multiple districts including Fanyu, Tianhe, Conghua, Huadu and Liwan, boosting investor sentiment … Read more

Auto stocks Tesla, Mercedes, GM, VW’s exposure to China: Goldman Sachs

After rare protests erupted in China at the weekend over stringent Covid-19 restrictions, investor focus has once again shifted to the country. Many global companies are heavily exposed to China, including some of the world’s biggest automakers, which generate between 20% and 40% of their worldwide sales in the country, according to Goldman Sachs. In … Read more

Key Life Sciences Stakeholders Launch Representative Term Sheet

Novel collaboration by all-star team of university technology transfer experts, venture capitalists, and law firms gives life sciences start-ups a jump start Collaboration will benefit life sciences entrepreneurs aiming to launch start-ups based on their discoveries and innovations Streamlining the path to life sciences deals will also lead to overall improvement in healthcare options for … Read more

Science News Roundup: Europe names world’s first disabled astronaut; Europe flags space ambitions with spending hike and new astronauts and more

Following is a summary of current science news briefs. Europe names world’s first disabled astronaut The European Space Agency on Wednesday named the first ever “parastronaut” in a major step towards allowing people with physical disabilities to work and live in space. The 22-nation agency said it had selected former British Paralympic sprinter … Read more

Shanghai cancels auto event as rising COVID cases add to reopening worries

The rise in cases is testing China’s resolve to stick to recent tweaks recently made to its COVID rules, putting pressure on local authorities to stamp outbreaks without one-size-fits-all measures such as mass lockdowns. Tuesday’s 28,883 new domestically transmitted cases hovered near daily highs from April, pressing authorities to double down on enforcing tighter curbs … Read more

Metaverse could pump $1.4 trillion a year into Asia’s GDP: Deloitte

The impact of the metaverse to GDP in Asia could be between $0.8 and 1.4 trillion per year by 2035, said a new Deloitte report. Weiquan Lin | Moment | Getty Images Meta‘s huge bet on the metaverse may have put the company in dire straits, but a new Deloitte report suggests that virtual realities … Read more

Fun science awards value curiosity, imagination-Xinhua

by Xinhua writers Zhu Han and Guo Yuqi HANGZHOU, Nov. 14 (Xinhua) — Popping a champagne cork fires gas at supersonic speeds, fathers recognize their babies’ cries just as well as mothers, and roasting peanuts in their shells is more aromatic: the annual Pineapple Science Award has once again honored the spirit of curiosity and … Read more

China Life Insurance : Form of Proxy of Holders of H Shares for use at the Third Extraordinary General Meeting 2022 of the Company to be held on Thursday, 15 December 2022

CHINA LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY LIMITED (A joint stock limited company incorporated in the People’s Republic of China with limited liability) (Stock Code: 2628) FORM OF PROXY OF HOLDERS OF H SHARES FOR USE AT THE THIRD EXTRAORDINARY GENERAL MEETING 2022 OF THE COMPANY TO BE HELD ON THURSDAY, 15 DECEMBER 2022 Number … Read more