China has launched its first aircraft carrier built entirely on its own in a demonstration of the growing technical sophistication of its defense industries.
Like the Liaoning, the new carrier is based on the former Soviet Union's Kuznetsov class design, with a ski jump style deck for taking off and a conventional oil-fueled steam turbine power plant.
Haven't run a competitive race since high school? It's never too late to start again.
Like 101-year-old Man Kaur from Punjab, India, who won the women's 100-metre dash at the 2017 World Masters Games in New Zealand on Monday.
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Kaur was the only competitor in the 100+ age category, completing the race in 74 seconds to take the gold medal.
101-year-old Indian woman wins 100 meter dash at World Masters Games in New Zealand as the only competitor in the 100+ age categorypic.twitter.com/P8VYoTW9Bm
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