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Parts of ancient meteorite found in Antarctica

American scientists found splinters of a very old meteorite in Antarctica. They claim this meteorite 250mln years ago could have provoked extinction of many life form on Earth. As a result of that catastrophe the planet lost about 70% of ground animals and plants and around 90% of sea life forms, writes "Science".

Consequences of that catastrophe could have been much more serious that those of 65mln years ago, when dinosaurs disappeared.

In response to the unlawful December 1 arrest and detention of Chinese tech giant Huawei's chief financial officer Sabrina Meng Wanzhou by Canadian authorities in Vancouver at the behest of the Trump regime, facing possible unacceptable extradition to the US, Beijing warned its high-tech personnel last month against traveling to America unless it's essential.

China Warns Against Travel to US and Canada
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