Robert Hart

Forbes Staff|Business

I am a senior reporter for the Forbes breaking news team, covering health and science from the London office. Previously I worked as a reporter for a trade publication covering big data and law and as a freelance journalist and policy analyst covering science, tech and health. I

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9,041 views20 hours ago

McDonald’s Launches Secretive New Chain CosMc — Here’s What To Know About The Alien-Inspired Spin-Off

CosMc’s menu, which McDonald’s said is “rooted in beverage exploration” and will feature “otherworldly” creations, will put the company in competition with the likes of Starbucks and Dunkin’.

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1,529 views23 hours ago

Meta Launches End-To-End Encryption For Messages On Facebook And Messenger

The major privacy update means Meta will no longer be able to see the contents of messages and brings Facebook and Messenger in line with the company’s other platform, WhatsApp.

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1,016 viewsNov 21, 2023

Extreme Heat Killed Over 70,000 In Europe Last Year, Study Finds. This Year Is On Track To Be Even Worse

Last summer was Europe’s hottest summer on record and 2023 is expected to be the world’s warmest year on record.

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4,432 viewsNov 20, 2023

Shakira Settles Spanish Tax Fraud Case In Last Minute Deal To Avoid Trial And Potential Jail Time

Spanish authorities reportedly wanted to jail the Colombian singer for eight years if she was found guilty.

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4,267 viewsNov 17, 2023

Measles Stages ‘Staggering’ Comeback As Vaccination Drops — Here’s What To Know About The Returning Killer

Measles can kill and is so contagious that almost everyone who is exposed to an infectious person will catch it if not vaccinated.