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In light of COVID’s toll on workers, new report offers six recommendations to improve employee experience and organizational culture

NEW YORK, September 30, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The pandemic has dramatically changed how, when and where work is done. And while a majority of companies reported that productivity increased as employees moved into remote working, for many it came at the expense of employee experience: employee burnout. employees, meeting time and the number […]

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Two Rumson-Fair Haven students selected as Governor’s STEM Fellows

Sep 30, 2021 Two Rumson-Fair Haven students selected as Governor’s STEM Fellows Annette Kersten (left) and Sophia Dengler have been named 2022 Governor’s STEM Scholars. Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School is proud to announce that juniors Sophia Dengler and Annette Kersten have been selected as 2022 Governor’s STEM Fellows. They will join just 98 other […]

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Illinois Department of Public Health Reports Human Rabies Case – PCT

MCKINNEY, TX – PestRoutes and Lobster Marketing have been renamed FieldRoutes, an initiative to enable expansion into new verticals. As part of this initiative, FieldRoutes developed several new solutions for lawn care service providers and unveiled a new corporate website: fieldroutes.com. “As two brands and sister companies, PestRoutes and Lobster Marketing shared common values,” said […]

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EPA plan update details human and climate damage to wetlands

Patsy Pond in the Croatan National Forest in Carteret County. Photo: Mark Hibbs Despite a steady decline in the number of permits issued for anthropogenic impacts on wetlands in North Carolina over the past 30 years, tens of thousands of wetlands in the state’s coastal plain have been destroyed by climate change. and unauthorized human […]

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Plastic shopping bags free thousands of di

Although plastics are durable and strong, a little sunlight can split them into microscopic pieces and stimulate reactions, producing new molecules that can end up in the environment. But how the polymers and additives in these materials influence this process is a mystery. Now researchers reporting in ACS ‘ Environmental sciences and technologies show that […]

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⚠️ CAUTION! California Announces Proposed Amendment to Proposition 65 Warning Requirements for Acrylamide | Arent Renard

Acrylamide is a controversial chemical on the Proposition 65 list because it is a by-product that can form in some foods during high temperature cooking processes, such as deep frying, roasting, broiling and baking. It is produced as a result of a reaction between two common food components: asparagine, an amino acid naturally found in […]

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Pair of historic alumni land in same air group

Left to right, Mallory Cave, BSA ’09, Alaska Airlines First Officer B737, Laurél Davis, BSA ’19, Horizon Air Pilot Development Student, and Khady Ndiaye, Hoirzon Air E175 First Officer, earlier this year. Photo provided by Alaska Airlines. When Mallory Cave, then Mallory Pollard, BSA ’09, graduated from Ohio University, she became the first black woman […]

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How an 11-foot-tall 3D printer helps build community

Square feet Three-dimensional printing can create almost any object. A partnership in Mexico puts this theory to the test, building a village for residents living in poverty. Pedro García Hernández, 48, is a carpenter in Tabasco state in southeastern Mexico, an area of ​​the country surrounded by tropical forests where around half of the people […]

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ROOTS program aims to prepare indigenous school leaders | Nebraska today

For more than 20 years, the Indigenous Roots Teacher Education Program at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln’s College of Education and Human Sciences has prepared Native American students to become elementary and bilingual teachers working in school districts serving Native Americans of Nebraska. Now a new grant from we The Department of Education will […]

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Immerse yourself in astrology and the meaning of horoscopes

Sep 28, 2021 Immerse yourself in astrology and the meaning of horoscopes By Emily Chang Happy October and have a good Libra season! Nothing characterizes this month more than everything spooky, including witchcraft, haunted houses, and spooky stories. Even astrology can be found on the scary topic list, and while it isn’t necessarily scary, there […]

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Pandemic prompts Chinese tech giants to roll out more email bots

Alibaba, Meituan and JD.com to operate more than 2,000 bots by 2022 Leaders say they are encouraged by falling costs and pandemic Robot deliveries are safer, but less efficient – consumers BEIJING, Sept.28 (Reuters) – More than a thousand robots are expected to join the delivery staff of Chinese giants Alibaba (9988.HK), Meituan (3690.HK) and […]

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NMSU researcher explores the ‘dark side’ of social media influence on political participation

Do Americans care more about what we think we know rather than the real facts? New Mexico State University (NMSU) Communication Studies Professor Recently Published Study Shows The Influence Of Social Media On Public Engagement Is Shaking Traditional Belief About Voter Participation . The study highlights an increased political participation of uninformed voters, seen as […]

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California to remove the word “foreign” from its laws – GV Wire

California will remove the word “alien” from its state laws, getting rid of what Gov. Gavin Newsom has called “a term offensive to a human being” that has “fueled a conflicting and hurtful narrative.” Newsom signed a law on Friday that removes the word from various sections of the California state code. California passed laws […]

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Mixed reaction to the judgment restoring Afrikaans as a means of learning and teaching at Unisa

Pretoria – As EFF rejected the Constitutional Court ruling to restore Afrikaans as a medium for learning and teaching at Unisa, the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) has welcomed and supported the decision. The Constitutional Court ruled in favor of AfriForum last week, following a five-year legal battle after Unisa decided to end Afrikaans […]

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An alarm went off during SpaceX’s all-tourist space flight

The alarm bells started ringing when Jared Isaacman and his three crew members were free to fly in Earth orbit and were protected from the relentless vacuum of space with only 13-foot-wide carbon fiber capsules. .. The SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft system was issuing a warning. Isaacman, a crew member on the “important” matter, said. […]

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EU says US trade and tech consultancy will strengthen influence and set rules for 21st century

US President Joe Biden walks with European Council President Charles Michel and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen during the EU-US summit in Brussels, Belgium on June 15, 2021. REUTERS / Yves Herman / File Photo BRUSSELS, Sept. 26 (Reuters) – The American Business and Technology Council (TTC) will give Europe more leverage and […]

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Exhibition in Taipei sheds light on “genocide” in Tibet

By Chen Yu-fu / Journalist An exhibition on Tibet opened yesterday in a bookstore in central Taipei, highlighting human rights violations committed by the Chinese Communist Party in the region. The exhibit at To-uat Books in Zhongzheng District (中正) features charcoal sketches by Tung Ching-jung (董靜蓉), representing Tibetan leaders and human rights defenders, including the […]

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This IT professional from Pune is on a mission to “bee” the change

Devendra Jani’s introduction to “bees” was through her tomato plant. Since childhood, the Pune-based IT professional has been inclined to grow vegetables. He tried growing his own food on the balcony, as he witnessed the alarming use of toxic chemicals and pesticides on farms. “I was getting a supply of chilly, moong dal, ginger, spinach, […]

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The musical exhibition hits the right notes

Offers the best of St. Albert’s multicultural musical heritage DETAILS Our Songs, Our Roots: Music in St. Albert Until January 16, 2022 Musée Héritage Museum (Place Saint-Albert, 5 rue Sainte-Anne) Call 780-459-1528 or visit museeheritage.ca for more information. Please check in advance to prepare for COVID-19 protocols. There is a piano in the middle of […]

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California Governor Newsom Signs Law to Replace “Alien” with “Non-Citizen” or “Immigrant”

California will remove the word “foreign” from its state laws, getting rid of what Gov. Gavin Newsom has called “a term offensive to a human being” that has “fueled a conflicting and hurtful narrative.” Newsom signed a law on Friday that removes the word from various sections of the California state code. California passed laws […]

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How many satellites are in orbit around the Earth?

This article originally appeared on The conversation. The post contributed the article to Space.com’s Expert voices: Op-Ed & Insights. Supriya chakrabarti, professor of physics, University of Massachusetts Lowell It seems that every week another rocket is launched into space carrying rovers to Mars, tourists or, more often, satellites. The idea that “space is cluttered“has been […]

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‘Chilling’: facial recognition company Clearview AI hits watch groups with subpoenas

David Brody, a lawyer and senior privacy and technology researcher at the Nonprofit Civil Rights Lawyers Committee, said the move could be seen as an attempt to deter groups defense officials and journalists to conduct future investigations. “Using a legal process to try to silence the critics – silence people who are just trying to […]

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Moonshots, private space stations and more: NASA chief Bill Nelson on the future of human spaceflight

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo .– NASA Administrator Bill Nelson believes the future of the agency’s human spaceflight is bright, despite the inherent difficulty of the business and some difficult international issues. “NASA is an agency of winners,” Nelson told Space.com at the 36th annual Space Symposium, which took place here last month. The space agency is […]

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$ 480 Million Gift From Insurance Leader Ryan, Northwestern University’s Largest Wife

Northwestern University received the largest donation in its history, $ 480 million, from Patrick G. Ryan, founder and long-time former CEO of Aon Corp, and now president of the Ryan Specialty Group, and his wife, Shirley W. Ryan, co-founder and long-time president of the Pathways Center pediatric clinic. Ryans’ donation will support education and research […]

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Huawei unveils its first digital human

The Huawei Connect 2021 conference opened yesterday with Eric Xu, Huawei’s rotating chairman, who delivered a keynote on “Continuously innovating for faster digitization” which included the launch of Huawei Cloud UCS. During the conference, Huawei Cloud’s first virtual digital person, “Yun Sheng”, appeared. Sheng has just joined Huawei as a new employee. (“Sheng” is a […]

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India denounces abusive language after UK lawmakers combed riots in Kashmir and Gujarat

Members of the British Parliament of the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Kashmir tabled a motion on “Human Rights in Kashmir” for debate in the House of Commons, prompting a strong reaction from India, which has stated that any assertion made in any forum on a subject related to an integral part of the country […]

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Ancient lake bed reveals evidence of America’s first inhabitants

Sep 25, 2021 THESE TRACK, from a dry lake bed in New Mexico, are one of many assemblies that radiocarbon evidence suggests were made between 21,000 and 23,000 years ago. They are described in the Science by Matthew Bennett of the University of Bournemouth, Great Britain, and colleagues, and are the oldest undisputed evidence of […]

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Stone Age humans used personal adornments to communicate about themselves – HeritageDaily

Anthropologists say humans have used personal adornments to communicate about themselves without the sound of conversation – for millennia. Shell pearls recovered from a cave in western Morocco, estimated to be between 142,000 and 150,000 years old, suggest that this behavior could date back much further than previously thought. The discovery, detailed Wednesday in the […]

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The Taliban must be recognized by respecting human rights

How will countries respond to the Taliban’s call for international recognition as the legitimate government of Afghanistan? It depends on whether the Taliban’s actions begin to match their commitments to form an inclusive government, ensuring to prevent foreign militant groups, including al-Qaeda, from using Afghan territory against the United States and their allies, and to […]

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Maryana Iskander, Wikipedia’s Next Leader, on Disinformation Prevention

Two decades ago, Wikipedia came onto the scene as an original online project that aimed to bring together and document all human knowledge and history in real time. Skeptics were concerned that much of the site included unreliable information and frequently reported errors. But now the online encyclopedia is often cited as a place that […]

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Opening of a new “LIGHT” exhibition at MAC and virtually this Saturday – The Bloom

Join the MAC this Saturday September 25 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. for a hybrid opening reception of LIGHT in person at the MAC or live on Zoom. Conversations with the artists start at 6.30am. The exhibition tackles the theme of light through various materials and contents. It showcases the work of five artists […]

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Increase linguistic diversity to advance human-technology interaction

UNIVERSITY PARK, PA – People increasingly depend on human technologies such as intelligent voice assistants and computerized tutoring to access government, community, health and education services. However, the technology is largely based on Standard American English and conflicts with the diversity of many English speaking users. A nearly $ 3 million grant from the National […]

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Natural Language Processing (NLP) Market, Revenue Share, Key Growth Trends, Key Players and Forecast, 2020-2027 – The Manomet Current

The Global natural language processing (NLP) market is expected to reach $ 28.44 billion by 2026, according to a new report from Reports and Data. Natural Language Processing (NLP) is a field of artificial intelligence, which helps computers understand, interpret, and use human language. One of the intrinsic attributes of Automatic Natural Language Processing (NLP) […]

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Iranian children are punished for their parents’ religion and beliefs

Tue Sep 21, 2021 Iranian children are punished for their parents’ religion and beliefs IranSource through Hamed Farmand An Iranian-Christian clergyman (right) and a worshiper wearing protective masks pray during a mass New Year’s prayer ceremony in Saint Gregory’s Church amid the outbreak of novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19 ) in Tehran on January 1, 2021. […]

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HRW: “Abusive conditions of detention” in Nicaragua

According to new evidence presented by Human Rights Watch, HRW, the situation of political prisoners in Nicaragua is increasingly critical, people of different backgrounds and professions who have been arbitrarily detained by the government and who, according to the report, maintain with restricted communication and in abusive conditions of detention. Apparently, criticizing the Nicaraguan government […]

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NCTN trials gave cancer patients 14 million more life years, analysis finds

Over the past 40 years in the United States, people diagnosed with cancer have gained an additional 14 million years of life thanks to the results of cancer clinical trials conducted by the National Clinical Trials Network (NCTN) funded by the National Cancer Institute (NCI), according to an analysis due on September 20, 2021, at […]

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Salvadoran president calls himself “dictator” in apparent joke

Salvadoran President Nayib Bukele speaks at a press conference in San Salvador, El Salvador, June 6, 2021. REUTERS / Jose Cabezas SAN SALVADOR, Sept. 20 (Reuters) – Salvadoran President Nayib Bukele on Twitter proclaimed himself a “dictator” of the Central American country, in an apparent joke that did little to allay concerns about its concentration […]

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HIV treatment made with CRISPR technology obtains FDA approval for human trials

We may soon be very close to a cure for HIV as a proven CRISPR-Cas9 gene-editing technology in mice is now approved for human clinical trials. Reuters Read also: No child will ever be born blind if CRISPR gene editing tests work 100% in humans CRISPR EBT-101 Based Therapy Created By Excision Biotherapeutics To Be […]

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MOFA Welcomes Inclusion of Taiwan in Joint Communication on EU Indo-Pacific Strategy

After more than 200 million infections and more than 4 million deaths, the COVID-19 pandemic has raged across the world. This has created a deeply devastating socio-economic impact on our interconnected world, with virtually no country spared. The pandemic has disrupted global trade, exacerbated poverty, hampered education and compromised gender equality, with middle to low […]

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Rapid test to distinguish bacterial and viral infections gets US approval

Updates on antibiotic resistance Sign up for myFT Daily Digest to be the first to know about antibiotic resistance news. U.S. regulators have approved the first test that quickly and reliably distinguishes bacterial infections from viral infections, helping doctors avoid unnecessary prescriptions that fuel global antibiotic resistance. The MeMed BV test, developed by Israeli biotech […]

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Simple yet powerful body language tips that exude charisma

Reading time: 4 minutes In business relationships, charisma matters. A lot. And charisma is as much about impressions and body language as it is about issues and substance. I’ve seen many qualified people pose for a promotion (or lose a sale or fail an interview) simply because they couldn’t project an engaging attitude. Max Weber, […]

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Facebook Says WSJ Allegations Are “Misrepresentation”, Confers “False Motives”

The Facebook logo can be seen in Davos, Switzerland on January 20, 2020. Photo taken on January 20, 2020. REUTERS / Arnd Wiegmann Sept. 18 (Reuters) – Facebook Inc (FB.O) on Saturday criticized a series of Wall Street Journal articles on the company’s social media platform as containing “deliberate misinterpretations” and said the The articles […]

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Familiar face becomes veterinary school’s new associate dean for research

When the Texas Tech University School of Veterinary Medicine in Amarillo undertook a nationwide search to find the best person to lead the school’s research and innovation business, it turned out that the ideal candidate was not. foreigner at school. In fact, the successful candidate was very close to home, so to speak. Thu ‘Annelise’ […]

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A new way to report the latest news

by Sumana Bhattacharya September 18, 2021 News stories are created by automated journalism computer programs, also known as algorithmic journalism or robot journalism. Stories are generated automatically by computers rather than human journalists using artificial intelligence (AI) technologies. These programs analyze, organize, and present data in a form that humans can understand. Typically, an algorithm […]

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Study: Ignoring black peers leads whites to p

image: Dr. Sheen S. Levine is Assistant Professor of Organizations, Strategy and International Management at the Naveen Jindal School of Management and lead author of the study, seen Following Credit: UT Dallas A study by a researcher from the University of Texas at Dallas published on September 17 in the journal Scientists progress identifies a […]

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Mission City Council Concerned Over Mayor’s Letter to Mazatlan, Calls for New Rules for Official Communication – Progress Times

Amid concerns over a letter that Mayor Armando “Doc” O’caña sent to his counterpart in Mazatlan, Mexico, the Mission city council voted on Monday to create a formal system of official communication. The city council asked city attorney Gus Martinez to create a system for reviewing and approving official communications. “Essentially, this means: that if […]

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Moroccan cave reveals oldest clues to the advent of human clothing

People may take for granted the need and existence of clothing, from shirts to pants to dresses, coats, skirts, socks, underwear, bow ties, top hats, etc. gowns, kilts and bikinis. But it all had to start somewhere. Scientists said Thursday that artefacts discovered in a cave in Morocco dating back 120,000 years indicated that humans […]

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Alumna Takes Head of Strategic Communications and Marketing at SUNY |

PLATSBURGH – A 1998 SUNY Plattsburgh graduate has returned to her alma mater as the new Executive Director of Strategic Communications and Marketing. Heather Haskins, a native of Plattsburgh, who has lived and worked in the Albany area for the past 17 years, was the successful candidate following a national search earlier this summer. COORDINATION […]

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Mt. Blue school board tackles quarantine confusion

The Board of Directors of Regional School Unit 9 is responding to concerns expressed by parents regarding quarantine and educational expectations during their meeting on Tuesday, September 14. Superintendent Chris Elkington said the district should have a better look at parents by early next week. Journal of Kay Neufeld / Franklin FARMINGTON – The Mt. […]

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The evanescent lure of doing business in China

Sep 18, 2021 IIT’S NOTHING again for foreign companies to suffer the upheavals of the Chinese Communist Party. From revolutionary times, Chairman Mao’s victorious troops did not directly confiscate foreign assets as their Bolshevik predecessors did in Russia. Instead, they exhausted them with higher taxes and fines so large that companies ended up giving up […]

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Iowa expected to welcome nearly 700 Afghans evacuated for resettlement

A little over a month after the Taliban took control of Afghanistan, the White House began briefing governors and refugee coordinators from states across the country on Wednesday on the number of some 37,000 newcomers in the first group of arrivals to be resettled in the United States who are expected to be resettled in […]

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Kotak Mahindra Bank to Establish Kotak-IISc AI-ML Center at IISc Bangalore Campus

Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited (KMBL) and Indian Institute of Science (IISc) today announced a partnership to establish a state-of-the-art Center for Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning (AI-ML) (Kotak- IISc AI-ML Center) on the IISc Bangalore campus. As part of its CSR Education and Livelihoods Project, KMBL partnered with IISc to establish the Kotak-IISc AI-ML Center […]

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Langley All Candidates Meeting Focuses on Climate Change

VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) – Climate change was a key topic at the All Candidates Meeting in Langley on Friday, which was attended by representatives from the Conservative, Green and Liberal parties. The event was hosted by Climate Crisis Langley Action Partners (CCLAP) and Trinity Western Environmental Club, a club at Trinity Western University, a private […]

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On the 20th anniversary of September 11, Governor Hochul proposes legislation allowing members of the National Guard to qualify as veterans under New York State law

On the 20th anniversary of September 11, Governor Kathy Hochul proposed legislation that would allow members of the National Guard to qualify as veterans under New York State law. Governor Hochul also issued a citation honoring members of the New York National Guard for their exemplary service during and after the events of September 11, […]

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South Korean researchers create artificial chameleon-like ‘skin’

SEOUL, Sept. 9 (Reuters) – South Korean researchers say they have developed an artificial, skin-like material inspired by natural biology that can quickly adjust its hues like a chameleon to match its surroundings. The team, led by Ko Seung-hwan, professor of mechanical engineering at Seoul National University, created the “skin” with a special ink that […]

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Complaint against DMRC for bad signage concerning transgender people | Latest Delhi News

Transgender activist Dr Aqsa Sheikh has filed a complaint with the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) against the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) for misrepresenting the transgender community in the DMRC’s new toilets for transgender people. “We argue that DMRC violated section 8 (3) of the law [Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Act 2019 ] […]

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Aid to Afghanistan: How to Help and Where to Donate… in the Bay and Beyond | New

Amid the recent turmoil and rapidly deteriorating situation that has developed following the official U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan, many here in the Bay have quickly rallied to find tangible ways to help. . The Bay Area, particularly the East Bay, has a unique connection to these events through its role as home to one of […]

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It’s time to invest in our own universities – myRepublica

The problem of attracting foreign affiliates that are themselves poorly ranked has disastrous consequences for the local academic ecosystem. In a metaphorical programming language, we can refer to this as garbage in, garbage out. If we attract shoddy foreign institutions, our academics learn shoddy stuff, which then gets transferred to our own institutions. Public criticism […]

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Twitter is testing new security feature to block bad language accounts

Twitter is testing a new feature called Safe Mode that will allow users to temporarily block accounts for seven days, aimed at reducing disruptive interactions. Safe Mode is a feature that temporarily blocks accounts for seven days for using potentially foul language such as slurs or hateful remarks, or for sending repetitive and unsolicited responses […]

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From cracking Cairo, Egypt plans a leap into high technology with a new capital

CAIRO, September 2 (Reuters) – In Egypt’s new capital on the outskirts of Cairo, residents will use smart cards and apps to unlock doors and make payments, and surf the web using public WiFi broadcast by street lights. A network of at least 6,000 cameras will monitor activity on each street, tracking pedestrians and vehicles […]

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Where’s the money, like- Edexlive

The Jawaharlal Nehru University Faculty Association has alleged that the university has been involved in financial irregularities for the past four years – during the tenure of the current vice-chancellor, Dr Mamidala Jagadesh Kumar. In a recent statement, teachers said that income or money from tuition fees and various other sources has doubled in the […]