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Nukes of hazard
America’s ICBMs are ageing. Does it still need them?
Joe Biden has vital decisions to make about the future of America’s nukes
→ Related: Nuclear proliferation is not fast, but it is frightening
The taxman cometh
Manhattan’s prosecutor will see Donald Trump’s financial records
Trump v Vance is just the beginning of the former president’s legal peril
Duty-free retail is finding new ways to grow
The pandemic is pushing the industry further away from cigarettes, booze and airports, and towards China
When will office workers return?
Getting back to normal will involve a host of challenges
The benefits of a rapid vaccine roll-out
As America’s covid-19 toll passes 500,000, in Britain inoculations are helping to reduce deaths and hospitalisations
What is the cheapest way to cut carbon?
Bill Gates is the latest to grapple with a thorny question
Electricity can be transmitted through the air
A New Zealand firm is trying to make an old idea work commercially
Are the vaccines effective enough?
Our podcast at the sharp end of the global vaccination race. Also this week: a look at Chinese vaccines and the data on how far variants have spread
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