The Internet has transformed most areas of our lives over the last few decades, and the technology keeps improving: Researchers just set a new record for data transmission rates, logging an incredible speed of 178 terabits per second (Tbps).
Gold soared to a record high on Monday as investors rushed into the safe-haven commodity on concerns about heightened China-US tensions, a spike in virus infections and a lack of progress on a new stimulus bill in Washington.
Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah said he is targeting the one-hour world record at the AG Memorial Van Damme meet in Brussels on September 4, as he returns to the track for the first time since switching to road racing in 2017.
Changes in the pattern of refilling water in lakes and wetlands of Iran indicate that Bakhtegan Lake in south of the country, broke the record of the water level of Iranian lakes in Ordibehesht, the second month of the Iranian year, from April 20 to May 20.
The coronavirus health crisis likely knocked China's economy into its first decline since at least 1992 in the first quarter, raising the heat on authorities to do more to restore growth as mounting job losses threaten social stability.