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Multi-ethnic neighborhoods in England retain diversity unlike in the U.S.

Multi-ethnic neighborhoods in England retain their diversity and are much more stable than such neighborhoods in the U.S., according to geographers from the U.S. and U.K. The team examined how neighborhood diversity has changed on a national scale fr.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgFeb 23rd, 2021

Woolly mammoths may have shared the landscape with first humans in New England

Woolly mammoths may have walked the landscape at the same time as the earliest humans in what is now New England, according to a Dartmouth study published in Boreas. Through the radiocarbon dating of a rib fragment from the Mount Holly mammoth from M.....»»

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Diversity of fish species supply endangered killer whale diet throughout the year

Endangered Southern Resident killer whales prey on a diversity of Chinook and other salmon. The stocks come from an enormous geographic range as far north as Alaska and as far south as California's Central Valley, a new analysis in PLOS ONE shows......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

Neglected species: The symbolic significance of saving snails

Later this year, virtually all the countries on Earth are due to meet in China under the Convention on Biological Diversity to agree global conservation targets for 2030. Virtually may be the operative word, if COVID-19 precludes member states from m.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

MUSE sheds more light on central kinematics of Messier 15

Using the Multi Unit Spectroscopic Explorer (MUSE), astronomers have performed observations of an old globular cluster known as Messier 15. The observational campaign delivered essential information about stellar kinematics of the central region of t.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

Mammal ancestors moved in their own unique way

The backbone is the Swiss Army Knife of mammal locomotion. It can function in all sorts of ways that allows living mammals to have remarkable diversity in their movements. They can run, swim, climb and fly all due, in part, to the extensive reorganiz.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2021

Microsoft’s Azure Arc multi-cloud platform now supports machine learning workloads

With Azure Arc, Microsoft offers a service that allows its customers to run Azure in any Kubernetes environment, no matter where that container cluster is hosted. From Day One, Arc supported a wide range of use cases, but one feature that was sorely.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2021

"Canary in the mine" warning following new discovery of the effects of pollutants on fertility

New research has found that shrimp like creatures on the South Coast of England have 70 percent less sperm than less polluted locations elsewhere in the world. The research also discovered that individuals living in the survey area are six times less.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2021

64 human genomes as new reference for global genetic diversity

20 years after the successful completion of the Human Genome Project', an international research group has now sequenced 64 human genomes at high resolution. This reference data includes individuals from around the world, better capturing the genetic.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsMar 1st, 2021

Hear from Uber, Facebook and Netflix about diversity, equity and inclusion at TC Sessions: Justice

Hear from Uber, Facebook and Netflix about diversity, equity and inclusion at TC Sessions: Justice.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMar 1st, 2021

Hear from Uber, Facebook and Netflix about diversity, equity and inclusion tomorrow at TC Sessions: Justice

Hear from Uber, Facebook and Netflix about diversity, equity and inclusion tomorrow at TC Sessions: Justice.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMar 1st, 2021

Walking away from the beat—why police officers are voluntarily leaving in large numbers

Home Office data shows the number of police officers voluntarily resigning from the force in England and Wales has more than doubled in the last eight years......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMar 1st, 2021

Woods Bagot tops school library with "tree-like" timber ceiling

Woods Bagot has completed a library building at a girls' boarding school in Wiltshire, England, that features a faceted wooden ceiling designed to evoke spreading tree branches. Read more Woods Bagot has completed a library building at a gir.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated NewsFeb 27th, 2021

Populous designs esports stadium for Toronto

Architecture studio Populous has unveiled visuals of a multi-purpose arena in Toronto, Canada, designed to be able to host music concerts, plays and esports competitions. Read more Architecture studio Populous has unveiled visuals of a mul.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated NewsFeb 27th, 2021

Has a startup finally found one of food science’s holy grails with its healthy sugar substitute?

A little less than three years ago at the Computer Science Museum in Mountain View, Calif. the founders of a young company hailing from Cambridge, England addressed a crowd of celebrities, investors and entrepreneurs at Y Combinator’s August De.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsFeb 26th, 2021

Improving water quality could help conserve insectivorous birds

A new study shows that a widespread decline in abundance of emergent insects—whose immature stages develop in lakes and streams while the adults live on land—can help to explain the alarming decline in abundance and diversity of aerial insectivor.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsFeb 26th, 2021

MLM schemes in the UK: The "cult-like" beauty businesses in your DMs

Newsbeat hears from young women about their experiences working for multi-level marketing companies......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsFeb 26th, 2021

A cat of all trades

Large carnivores are generally sensitive to ecosystem changes because their specialized diet and position at the top of the trophic pyramid is associated with small population sizes. This in turn leads to lower genetic diversity in top predators comp.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsFeb 26th, 2021

Register for TC Sessions: Justice for a conversation on diversity, equity and inclusion in the startup world

Register for TC Sessions: Justice for a conversation on diversity, equity and inclusion in the startup world.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsFeb 25th, 2021

One California community shows how to take the waste out of water

Caught between climate change and multi-year droughts, California communities are tapping groundwater and siphoning surface water at unsustainable rates......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsFeb 25th, 2021

What’s Driving India’s Most Powerful IT Industry Segment During Pandemic

What’s Driving India’s Most Powerful IT Industry Segment During Pandemic Software product is one of the powerful segments of IT sectors which have the potential to grow multi-folds and can also be the economic driver in the future. The strength o.....»»

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