Drones driven by AI will track illegal fishing in African waters

( CNN) Across the African continent, drones are finding innovative uses — from monitoring displaced populations, to delivering critical medical supplies. In June, ATLAN Space won the National Geographic Society’s $150,000 Marine Protection Prize to implement a pilot project to combat illegal angling in the Seychelles. Drones will be armed with information about illegal angling […]

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The Latest: Merkel to attend meeting to pass migration pact

MADRID- The Latest on migration into Europe( all periods local ): 1 p. m. The German government says Chancellor Angela Merkel will travel to Morocco for a Dec. 10 conference meant to approve a U.N.-backed migration pact that is drawing strong opposition from patriots in Europe and elsewhere. Government spokesman Martina Fietz announced Merkel’s attendance […]

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Tory manifesto ‘to forge a new Britain’ – Johnson

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBoris Johnson says “prevarication and procrastination” over Brexit have undermined trust in politics The Conservatives will “get Brexit done” and “forge a new Britain”, Boris Johnson has said as he launched the party’s election manifesto. He promised 50,000 more nurses in England and the creation of 50 […]

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Capturing life on the coast of Britain

During this June’s Seafarers Awareness Week, the Shipwrecked Mariners’ Society charity challenged the nation’s photographers to illustrate Britain’s relationship with the sea. The entries are in and the winning images celebrate Britain’s proud maritime heritage – its merchant ships, fishermen, coast, harbours and ports. Here is a selection of shots which capture the ultimate sea […]

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