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The ‘Leaning Tower’ of the Middle East

(CNN) — Under the dazzling blue sky, the glass-walled skyscraper that is Capital Gate twinkles in the sunlight as people bustle in and out of the airy lobby.Above them, just about visible, are the window cleaners — suspended with ropes and harnesses, artfully polishing Capital Gate’s 728 individually made glass panels, which are custom-designed to…

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At Snowmass, Colorado, teams of retrievers learn how to be avalanche rescue dogs. These dogs can cut down rescue time from hours to minutes. By Matt Hobbs/Vital Films

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Every 10 seconds an Embraer plane takes off somewhere in the world. CNN went inside the company to see just what makes this manufacturer in São Paulo so successful.

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China approves home-grown vaccines, offering alternative to global drugmakers’ products

BEIJING (Reuters) – China has approved a pneumonia vaccine developed by Chinese drugmaker Walvax Biotechnology’s unit, its National Medical Products Administration said in a notice on Tuesday, offering an alternative to one of Pfizer’s best-selling products Prevnar 13. Pfizer’s Prevnar 13, which was approved in China in 2016, was the only pneumococcal 13-valent conjugate vaccine…

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