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Singapore Superapp Grab To Go Public With $40 Billion Valuation In SPAC Deal

Grab Holdings said it has reached a deal to go public in the U.S. by merging with a special-purpose acquisition company (SPAC) that will value the nine-year-old company at about $39.6 billion. The ride-hailing and food delivery giant is raising more than $4 billion by combining itself with Altimeter Growth Corp. in what would be the la...
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When, Where And How To See This Week’s Eye-Catching Close Encounter Between Mars And A Crescent Moon

There are few more beautiful views than a waxing crescent Moon nestling up close to a bright planet, and that’s something you can see this weekend if you know when and where to look. Look to the southwest after dark on Saturday, April 17, 2021 and those in the northern hemisphere will see our satellite close to Mars. It’s the only planet visible ...
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Here’s What Scientists Know About Covid-19 Vaccine Blood Clots, And How The Risks Can Be Diminished

On Tuesday, the CDC and FDA recommended that states pause the administration of the Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine after six rare blood clots that were potentially linked to the vaccine were reported. Earlier this week, the European Medicines Association (EMA) reported it was investigating four cases of blood clots related to the Johnson &a...
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Starfinder Is More Than D&D In Space

When fantasy and science fiction are mixed together they are often set at odds with one another. Think of the cold technocratic Galactic Empire versus the Rebel alliance still seeking out the mystic Jedi Knights. Consider the loss of Essence in Shadowrun for anyone seeking to use magic. When Paizo decided to launch Pathfinder’s sister game Starfind...
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It’s Dave Bautista and pals vs. zombie horde in Army of the Dead

[embed]https://youtube.com/watch?v=tI1JGPhYBS8&start=0&wmode=transparent[/embed] Dave Bautista stars in the zombie heist film Army of the Dead, directed by Zack Snyder.Fresh off the successful release of Zack Snyder's Justice League, we'll soon be getting the director's latest project: Army of the Dead, about a group of mercenari...