The cargo that blew up Beirut: Sailor REVEALS troubled history of doomed ship that brought TONS of explosive fertilizer to Lebanon

The explosion that devastated Beirut has been linked to a mishandled ammonium nitrate cargo confiscated from a foreign ship. Now a former crew member tells RT the vessel, owned by a dodgy businessman, was a disaster in the making. Some 2,750 tons of ammonium nitrate – a highly explosive fertilizer – went up in a terrifying blast in Beirut More...

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Another mercenary battalion deployed in Belarus to destabilize country – President Lukashenko

Another battalion of foreign contractors has been dispatched to Belarus to destabilize the country ahead of the election, President Aleksandr Lukashenko said. Last week, 33 suspected mercenaries were arrested in More...

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Sex cells: Scientists have been wrong for 350 years about how sperm swim – here’s what’s really going on

The nature of sperm was first discovered in 1677, using rudimentary microscopes, and our understanding of how they make their incredible journey to fertilize the egg hasn’t changed much since – until now. Dutch More...

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Planetary defenses reinforced by new laser array that can spot ‘invisible’ space debris in broad daylight

Lasers are our go-to tool to track space debris above the Earth and help companies and nations alike avoid any unwanted contact in orbit. However, these defences have been operating under extreme limitations… More...

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Before and after: Russian space agency satellite images capture shocking destruction caused by Beirut explosion

Never has the trite cliche about a picture painting a thousand words been more true than stunning before-and-after satellite images, snapped by Roscosmos, which capture the utter devastation caused by the Beirut More...

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Lebanon ARRESTS ALL port officials as images are thought to reveal the poorly stored ammonium nitrate which blew up Beirut

After a colossal port explosion rocked the capital city of Beirut, the Lebanese government has decided to put all officials who oversaw storage and security there since 2014 under house arrest, until investigations More...

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Anxiety twinned with depression causes sufferers’ brains to swell ‘significantly’

The brains of people suffering from the twin scourges of anxiety and depression have been found to swell dramatically. Experts say the extraordinary activity may mask part of the damage depression can cause. Researchers, More...

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HUGE BLAZE breaks out at food market in Ajman, UAE (VIDEOS)

An enormous fire has engulfed a food market in the industrial area of Ajman in the UAE. Firefighters and civil defense units are tackling the blaze. Huge fire breaks out in #Ajman market pic.twitter.com/NHEkxOLvif — More...

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RT wins 7 Red Dot Awards and its VR project ‘Lessons of Auschwitz’ is recognized as the Best of the Best

RT’s dedication to 75 years of victory over fascism, in the shape of its digital project #VictoryPages, has won in seven categories at the 2020 Red Dot Awards in Berlin. Now competes for the major design festival’s More...

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‘Instrument to unite the country’: India’s Modi lays foundation for Hindu temple at Ayodhya site won after long dispute with Musli

India’s PM Narendra Modi has laid the foundation stone of a future Hindu shrine in the city of Ayodhya. The project became possible after a court sided with Hindus over Muslims about whose temple should be built More...