Light-beam ‘twins’ take data farther

An idea like that used in noise-cancelling headphones helps to minimise “noise” in optical fibres – making them able to carry data far further.

AXA PE, Fosun, Club Med management offer to buy Club Med

PARIS, May 27 (Reuters) – AXA Private Equity and Chinese investor Fosun International Ltd plan to offer to buy holiday group Club Mediterranee along with the company’s management, the companies said…

LOOK: What Does This Kid Have Against Missouri?

Today’s cute kid note is an unconventional kind of atlas.

Title: “Places That I Have Been To”

Author: Ryleigh

Age: 8

Genre: Creative spelling.

Family secrets: It turns out the young traveler was influenced by his parents. Mom told HuffPost she only realized after this assignment came home that Ryleigh referred to Missouri as Misery — just like Mom and Dad!

places that i have been to

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Abu Dhabi fund reduces exposure to Europe

The Abu Dhabi Investment Authority has cut its minimum investment allocation to the continent as it accelerates its focus on emerging markets

Jolie’s aunt dies of breast cancer

Angelina Jolie’s aunt dies of breast cancer, nearly two weeks after the Hollywood star said she had had a double mastectomy to avoid such a fate.