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China, Russia Staff Up for a House Race With the U.S.

Luna 27 and Chang'e-6, for example, are said to drill into the surface and bring samples back to Earth - an accomplishment that China did three times a year with Chang'e-5 last December and the Soviet Union with Luna landers three times a…

The Race for Consideration on YouTube

This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it on weekdays.Why do we do this when we are involved in heated arguments with our neighbors on Facebook or in politically charged YouTube videos? That is the…

Restaurant Staff Are in a Race to Get Vaccines

As the pandemic progressed, some of the most dangerous activities were the many Americans who had missed them dearly: peeling nachos, doodling on a date, or shouting sports scores to a group of friends in a crowded, sticky bar in a…

How Merck’s Vaccine Misplaced the Covid Race

Founded in 1891, Merck has been in the vaccines business for more than 100 years and has developed some of the world's most famous vaccines, including mumps, hepatitis A and chickenpox. In 2019, it became the first company to receive…

Amazon Buys Wondery as Podcasting Race Continues

Amazon acquires Wondery, the company behind podcasts like "Dirty John", "Dr. Death" and "The Shrink Next Door" as the race for parts of the audio market continues.The deal announced on Wednesday is the latest bet media companies are putting…