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Darren Maung

Darren is an aspiring writer who wishes to share or create stories to the world and bring humanity together as one. A massive Star Wars nerd and history buff, he finds enjoyable, heart-warming or interesting subjects in any written media.
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Elon Musk Cites Whistleblower Claims in Latest Letter of Termination of Twitter Deal
In his attempt to terminate his $44-billion deal to purchase Twitter, on Aug. 30 Elon Musk issued a new letter of deal termination to the social media company, citing recent claims by a Twitter whistleblower....
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South Korean Investors Acquire Massive Stake in Tesla, One Family Bets All Their Savings
In South Korea, people are going crazy again for a new popular sensation. This time, it’s not K-pop raking in the money; it’s Elon Musk. A recent Bloomberg report revealed that retail investors in South...
Antarctic Houseflies? Potential Threat of Invasive Species in the South Pole
The South Pole may be home to endearing survivors like penguins and seals, but one hardly expects to see houseflies in the coldest place on Earth; yet they may eventually become an invasive species. As...
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Elon Musk Publishes Article in CCP Run Magazine Despite Voicing Support for Free Speech
On Aug. 13, in what appears to be in contrast to his public support for freedom of speech, Elon Musk published an article in a magazine run by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP). The CEO...
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Elon Musk’s Tesla Bot Revealed Amidst Cloudy Release Date
On Aug. 17, Elon Musk’s tech company Tesla revealed more about its upcoming humanoid artificial intelligence (AI) robot — the Tesla Bot. Tesla’s new robotic project aims to assist humanity in their daily chores, and,...
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Russian Bonds Return to Wall Street, Followed by Easing of Other Restrictions in Europe
In recent days, some Wall Street’s banks have opened the floodgates and are now allowing trades in Russian debt, according to bank documents obtained by Reuters.  Investors who have been stuck with Russian assets can...
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Dead Fish Fill Oder River, Prompting Germany and Poland to Investigate Source of Possible Contamination
Since last month, thousands of dead fish have been found in the Oder river in Poland, covering portions of the 850-kilometer-long river in dead fish and shellfish. The cause of the mass deaths is currently...
Sustainable Architecture in China’s Ancient Cave Dwellings: The Yaodong
Those looking for sustainable architecture are finding answers in tradition. China’s yaodongs, a form of ancient cave dwelling, has stood the test of time.  Unlike many ancient forms of accommodation and living, these buildings are...
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India Contemplates Blocking Sales of Sub-$150 Phones By Chinese Phone Makers
According to a recent Bloomberg report, India is considering restricting the sale of smartphone devices, in the sub-$150 range, manufactured and sold by Chinese smartphone makers. The move would negatively affect Chinese phone makers like...
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Two Years Following Devastating Explosion in Beirut, Lawsuits Arise Against Lebanon’s Political Elite
On Aug. 6, 2020, the crisis-stricken country of Lebanon was rocked by a massive explosion that devastated the capital city of Beirut, resulting in the deaths of more than 200 people. Two years following the...
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Russian Rocket to Launch Iranian Satellite to Be Used to Support Invasion of Ukraine
On Aug. 9, Russia will be launching a new satellite from Iran as part of a deal between the two countries. The satellite is intended for surveillance of Iran’s borders, among other things, but Russia...
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US and Indonesia Perform Joint Military Exercises as Tensions With China Heighten
On Aug. 3, the U.S. and Indonesia held their annual joint military exercises on the island of Sumatra alongside other countries as tensions with Beijing rose.  Since 2009, the U.S. and Indonesia have held an...