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Antibiotics Might Be Stopping Immune Cells From Working Properly

But it could help us beat antibiotic resistance.<p>As effective as antibiotics often are at helping us fight off infection and the associated bacteria, …

Microbiology

Surgical Patients May Be Feeling Pain—and (Mostly) Forgetting It

Amnesic anesthetics are convenient and help patients make a faster recovery, but they don't necessarily prevent suffering during surgery.<p>In June 2007, in a small room that leads into the operating theater, a middle-aged woman lies on a metal trolley. She is here for a hysterectomy, though no one …

Leonardo da Vinci’s Visionary Notebooks Now Available To View Online

Thanks to the British Library digitised versions of Leonardo da Vinci’s Visionary Notebooks have now been made available to read online offering over …

Sperm count drop 'could make humans extinct'

<b>Humans could become extinct if sperm counts in men continue to fall at current rates, a doctor has warned.</b><p>Researchers assessing the results of nearly 200 studies say sperm counts among men from North America, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand, seem to have halved in less than 40 years.<p>Some experts …

How two cutting edge U.S. nuclear projects bankrupted Westinghouse | Reuters

WILMINGTON, Del./NEW YORK (Reuters) - In 2012, construction of a Georgia nuclear power plant stalled for eight months as engineers waited for the right signatures and paperwork needed to ship a section of the plant from a factory hundreds of miles away.<p>FILE PHOTO: The Vogtle Unit 3 and 4 site, …

New York girds itself for Trump's first visit as president

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York is bracing for President Donald Trump's first trip back to his hometown since taking office in January in a Thursday visit that is expected to draw protests and snarl traffic in the United States' most populous city.<p>The trip could mark a repeat of the chaotic 2-1/2 …

Ivanka Trump Has the President’s Ear. Here’s Her Agenda.

A month before Donald J. Trump was elected president, he and his aides watched his daughter’s coolly composed surface crack open.<p>Inside Trump Tower, the candidate was preparing for a debate when an aide rushed in with news that The Washington Post was about to publish an article saying that Mr. …

The Simplest Sustainable Agriculture Techniques

The number of humans living on Earth is expected to increase from 7.3 billion to 9.7 billion in 2050. Everyone has to eat. Hunger causes political …

Agriculture

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Venture Capital (But Were Afraid to Ask)

VC sounds appealing, but is it for you? Here's what you need to know to navigate a "typical'" series of fundraising rounds.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Venture capitalists are gradually reining in startup investments, a trend toward normalization since the spike in …

The 20 most expensive homes sold in America in 2016

Though there has been some softening in the luxury market across the US, there were still plenty of blockbuster deals worth highlighting in 2016.<p>With that in mind, we asked our friends at Trulia to help us round up the biggest publicly recorded sales this year. While many luxury homes traded hands …

Oscars Red Carpet: The 21 Most Memorable Dresses of All Time

The red carpet at the Academy Awards is usually considered hallowed ground. Unlike the Grammys or the MTV Awards, or even the Golden Globes, it is neither the time nor the place for funny business. In fact, it is sometimes, as Sofia Coppola recently warned, too tasteful, too safe, and, sadly, too …

Chile, Mexico, U.S. Have Highest Inequality Rates, OECD Says

Chile, Mexico and the U.S. are the developed countries with the highest rates of inequality, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and …

Great Moments in US Debate History: Pictures

Al Gore

Celebrity Sightings This Week in Pictures

The Googol Reasons Your Doctor Never Sees You On Time: How Data Science Has The Answers

Why is it that every time I go to a doctor, I am given an appointment for a precise time and then every time, every single time, the doctor shows up at least 20 minutes late? Does the healthcare system hate me? Do they not want to fix the problem? Or are they all just simply incompetent?<p>To dig …

Digital Plant Diagnosis: Turning a Mobile App into an Agricultural Game-Changer

High quality images of plants are the foundation of PlantVillage’s plant disease diagnosis algorithm. (iStock image)Ireland lost about 20 percent of …

Chinese Man to Serve U.S. Prison Term for Military Hacking

A Chinese businessman who pleaded guilty in March to conspiring to hack into the computer networks of Boeing and other major U.S. defense contractors was sentenced on Wednesday to nearly four years in prison, prosecutors said.<p>Su Bin, 51, was charged with taking part in a years-long scheme by …

China-Uganda Traders' Association will be holding it’s annual brief meeting on the Thursday 18th…

China-Uganda Traders' Association will be holding it’s annual brief meeting on the Thursday 18th, August 2016

Trading

Unleashing Inclusive Business Towards the SDGs

SNV Netherlands Development Organization, Business Call to Action (BCtA), in cooperation with Inclusive Business Accelerator (IBA), The Partnering …

Sustainability

As Facebook Live fails, BuzzFeed uses YouTube to stream interview w/ President Obama

Facebook has been aggressively courting media publications to use its Live video streaming feature. Today, Buzzfeed was supposed to host the first interview with President Obama using Facebook Live. Shortly before it was supposed to begin, Facebook Live failed and BuzzFeed turned to YouTube to …

Farming Implements in Action: Impacts on the Soil, Erosion Potential of Tillage Systems, and Economics

<i>Green</i> Savings!<p>Click on the graph below or click <i>here</i> for a detailed Green Savings analysis of this webinar.<p>When:<p>May 13, 2016 10:00 am …

Farming

Today, Kenya Is Torching 5 Percent of the World's Stockpiled Ivory

Earlier today, Kenya set ablaze 105 tons of stockpiled ivory in a measure designed to discourage the poaching of elephants and rhinoceros in the …

Extinction

Working on iPad: how to use your iPad for work, iPad productivity

How to Write Social Media Posts That People Respond To | Website Designs Content Marketing

One of the things to do on social media is to write articles, this content is what helps keep your social media active and your audience engaged. I …

Product Costing Template in Excel for Projects

In the recent age, growing economies and large business corporations are growing towards the progressive orientation only because of the appropriate …

The #1 Reason You Need to Automate Your Marketing | Website Designs Content Marketing

Marketing automation is essential for online marketers. It’s not just a nice thing that adds to your productivity; it’s absolutely necessary and …

Marketing

From Inside Out, Speed Your Company's Social Transformation

Andy Jankowski, Co-Author<p>“If HP only knew what HP knows,” former HP executive Lew Platt once famously said. Now that enterprise social software can spur company-wide, transparent sharing and collaboration, there’s no excuse. In fact, providing employees with easy and obvious ways to learn faster …