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Armand Duplantis exceeds 6.21 meters, the pole vault world record

Armand Duplantis exceeds 6.21 meters, the pole vault world record

It’s almost eight o’clock in the evening at Hayward Field and the first World Cup on American soil is about to end. Americans, so cinematographic, so fond of happy endings, watch Mondo Duplantis hold the pole and want to witness what has never been seen before. The bar is over 6.21m, one centimeter more than …

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The other "vault at the end of the world": the bunker where Microsoft will store all the music in quartz crystals

The other “vault at the end of the world”: the bunker where Microsoft will store all the music in quartz crystals

We live in a world where there are several risks that compromise the stability of our civilization. We generally speak of catastrophic natural events, such as the Yellowstone supervolcano, man-made events, such as a possible “nuclear winter”, or space events, such as the fall of a meteorite similar to the one that caused the extinction …

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