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Africa child

Africa’s 650 million poorest people do not have as much wealth as the three...

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Three African billionaires today have more wealth than the poorest 50% - or 650 million people across the continent, reveals a new Oxfam report today. The report, called “A Tale...
Plastics pollution in drinking water

Microplastic pollution is not a risk to human health … yet

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In its first summary of the latest research into the impact of the tiny plastic pollutants on humans, the World Health Organization (WHO) said that they have been found...
Polluted water

The water crisis is spreading silently around the world

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Smoke on the water In some regions, rivers and lakes are so polluted that they are literally catching fire. Prime examples include the Bellandur Lake in Bangalore, India, which has...
Okinawa battle

5 myths about the Geneva Conventions as they turn 70

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The Geneva Conventions are the cornerstone of international humanitarian law, often called the laws of war, which aim to reduce suffering during times of armed conflict. As they turn...
Humanitarian crisis in Nigeria

Ten years on, crisis in Nigeria ‘far from over’

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“We are here today to remember those who have lost their lives in the conflict, and to remind of those still struggling to survive and rebuild their lives” Edward...

New York signs historic law to slash climate pollution

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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo today signed the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act (CLCPA), a law codifying some of the strongest climate pollution reduction requirements in the country. The...

Ohioans have lost more than 1 million years of life due to drug overdose...

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The drug addiction epidemic continues to plague the country, and thousands of lives are cut short each year due to overdose. Tragically, when a person's life ends prematurely, much...

At least 24 killed in an arson attack at an animation studio in Japan

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A person threw a gasoline-like liquid at Kyoto Animation's building At least 24 people have died in Japan due to an arson attack at animation studios in the city of...

Ebola is actually a public health emergency in Congo

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The second worst Ebola outbreak of all time, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), was officially declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern on Wednesday, with...

Joshua trees facing extinction

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They outlived mammoths and saber-toothed tigers. But without dramatic action to reduce climate change, new research shows Joshua trees won't survive much past this century. UC Riverside scientists wanted to...
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Metal factory

The benefits of working with a top precision metal supplier

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Sourcing the right precision metals can make all the difference to the profitability and success of your project. You want to know you’re buying...
Cherries

Is tart cherry juice concentrate the best recovery drink right now?

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Montmorency tart cherry juice has gained a reputation as a recovery drink among elite and recreational exercisers, with research suggesting...
Seismometer

On average, there is about one ‘marsquake’ on Mars per day

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On November 26 2018, the NASA InSight lander successfully set down on Mars in the Elysium Planitia region. Seventy Martian days later, the mission’s...
Wuhan coronavirus

Coronavirus is not a pandemic … yet: 77,362 cases and more than 2,600 deaths

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“Does this virus have pandemic potential? Absolutely, it has. Are we there yet? From our assessment, not yet,” WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus told...
Electric bass

Guitar tuners II

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Pedal Tuners This format is the king of live performance for several reasons: first one is that it can be integrated into our pedalboard, another...
Fat around arteries

Maybe we need fat around arteries after all

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New evidence suggests that the fat around our arteries may play an important role in keeping those blood vessels healthy. The finding could affect how...

Mindfulness has been shown to have benefits in treating conditions such as anxiety and...

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Merely a brief introduction to mindfulness helps people deal with physical pain and negative emotions, a new study by researchers at Yale, Columbia, and...

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