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Bad weather changes course of Indian Ocean exploration trip
Technology
Published in 6-3-2019
    436 Visits
VICTORIA, Seychelles (AP) Bad weather and high seas brought scientists on Wednesday to change the first stop of a unique mission to explore the depths of the Indian Ocean, one of the planet's last great unexplored frontiers. While the initial path of the exploration has changed, the scientists intend to fully explore the deep seas around the Seychelles. Here's a look at what the Nekton ...>>
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Mexico says only 22 vaquita porpoises remain
Technology
Published in 6-3-2019
    781 Visits
MEXICO CITY (AP) Experts say only 22 vaquitas remain in the Gulf of California, the only place where the world's smallest and most endangered porpoise is found. Researcher Jorge Urban said Wednesday a commission of experts detected the 22 vaquitas over a network of acoustic monitors in the Gulf, also known as the Sea of Cortez. The number is higher than many had expected. Some experts had pr ...>>
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School lessons targeted by climate change doubters
Technology
Published in 6-3-2019
    987 Visits
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) A Connecticut lawmaker wants to strike climate change from state science standards. A Virginia legislator worries teachers are indoctrinating students with their personal views on global warming. And an Oklahoma state senator wants educators to be able to introduce alternative viewpoints without fear of losing their jobs. As climate change becomes a hotter topic in American c ...>>
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AP NewsBreak: US plans to lift protections for gray wolves
Technology
Published in 6-3-2019
    835 Visits
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) U.S. wildlife officials plan to lift protections for gray wolves across the Lower 48 states, re-igniting the legal battle over a predator that's run into conflicts with farmers and ranchers after rebounding in some regions, an official told The Associated Press. Acting Interior Secretary David Bernhardt announced the proposal during a Wednesday speech at the North Americ ...>>
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Report: Baylor officials did nothing after being notified of assaults
Technology
Published in 6-3-2019
    477 Visits

According to an alleged victim of multiple assaults by an ex-football player, Baylor coach Art Briles and university president Ken Starr did nothing after being informed.

Reference: www.chron.com
Bad weather changes course of Indian Ocean exploration trip
Technology
Published in 6-3-2019
    560 Visits
VICTORIA, Seychelles (AP) Bad weather and high seas brought scientists on Wednesday to change the first stop of a unique mission to explore the depths of the Indian Ocean, one of the planet's last great unexplored frontiers. While the initial path of the exploration has changed, the scientists intend to fully explore the deep seas around the Seychelles. Here's a look at what the Nekton ...>>
Reference: www.chron.com
Mexico says only 22 vaquita porpoises remain
Technology
Published in 6-3-2019
    932 Visits
MEXICO CITY (AP) Experts say only 22 vaquitas remain in the Gulf of California, the only place where the world's smallest and most endangered porpoise is found. Researcher Jorge Urban said Wednesday a commission of experts detected the 22 vaquitas over a network of acoustic monitors in the Gulf, also known as the Sea of Cortez. The number is higher than many had expected. Some experts had pr ...>>
Reference: www.chron.com
School lessons targeted by climate change doubters
Technology
Published in 6-3-2019
    484 Visits
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) A Connecticut lawmaker wants to strike climate change from state science standards. A Virginia legislator worries teachers are indoctrinating students with their personal views on global warming. And an Oklahoma state senator wants educators to be able to introduce alternative viewpoints without fear of losing their jobs. As climate change becomes a hotter topic in American c ...>>
Reference: www.chron.com
AP NewsBreak: US plans to lift protections for gray wolves
Technology
Published in 6-3-2019
    182 Visits
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) U.S. wildlife officials plan to lift protections for gray wolves across the Lower 48 states, re-igniting the legal battle over a predator that's run into conflicts with farmers and ranchers after rebounding in some regions, an official told The Associated Press. Acting Interior Secretary David Bernhardt announced the proposal during a Wednesday speech at the North Americ ...>>
Reference: www.chron.com
Report: Baylor officials did nothing after being notified of assaults
Technology
Published in 6-3-2019
    650 Visits

According to an alleged victim of multiple assaults by an ex-football player, Baylor coach Art Briles and university president Ken Starr did nothing after being informed.

Reference: www.chron.com
China drafts rules on biotech after gene-editing scandal
Technology
Published in 27-2-2019
    196 Visits
BEIJING (AP) China has unveiled draft regulations on gene editing and other potentially risky biomedical technologies after a Chinese scientist's claim of helping to create gene-edited babies roiled the global science community. Under the proposed measures released Tuesday, technology involving gene editing, gene transfer and gene regulation would be categorized as "high-risk" and managed by ...>>
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Ash loggers race against time before beetles get them all
Technology
Published in 27-2-2019
    384 Visits
WALTON, N.Y. (AP) Loggers in snowy forests are cutting down ash like there's no tomorrow, seeking to stay one step ahead of a fast-spreading beetle killing the tree in dozens of states. The emerald ash borer has been chewing its way through trees from Maine to Colorado for about two decades, devastating a species prized for yielding a light-grained hardwood attractive enough for furniture an ...>>
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Natural History museum has big plans for 150th anniversary
Technology
Published in 27-2-2019
    736 Visits
NEW YORK (AP) The American Museum of Natural History has big plans for its big 150th anniversary. The museum announced Wednesday a slate of events starting next month to commemorate its incorporation in April 1869. The events include exhibits, an anniversary website and a new space show in the planetarium. The first event is the opening of the "T. rex: The Ultimate Predator" exhibit on March 11. ...>>
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Suit: Missouri professor stole and sold student's research
Technology
Published in 27-2-2019
    594 Visits
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The University of Missouri is suing a pharmacy professor at its Kansas City campus over allegations he stole and sold a student's research, claiming that the school is the rightful owner of the work it believes could be used to make a billion-dollar drug. The university filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday alleging that Ashim Mitra improperly made $1.5 million from selling f ...>>
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Report: Baylor officials did nothing after being notified of assaults
Technology
Published in 27-2-2019
    695 Visits

According to an alleged victim of multiple assaults by an ex-football player, Baylor coach Art Briles and university president Ken Starr did nothing after being informed.

Reference: www.chron.com


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