(University of Wisconsin-Madison) Freshwater fish play a surprisingly crucial role in feeding some of the world's most vulnerable people, according to a study published Monday (Oct. 24) in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Linguamatics, a world leader in NLP Text Mining, and Sinequa, a leader in Cognitive Search and Analytics, today announced a partnership based on a tight integration between I2E and Sinequa ES. Show More Summary
Religious and supernatural belief correlate with poor understanding of the physical world, according to a new study. But Alex Fradera is unconvinced.
No matter how hard you try to resist, Minions will always find a way into your heart, and in this case, Universal Studios. According to EW, our tiny, yellow friends will be taking over Universal Studios Japan in 2017. The Osaka-based park just announced it will open Minion Park, which happens ... More »
According to Ketevan Arakhamia Grant, who annotated this game for Chess Informant 124, White has the upper hand in this position. Black to move After 29.b3 The game was played in the first round of the 2015 Women's World Championship in Sochi, Russia. Show More Summary
The Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton is recognized all around the world as a woman who has royally perfect hair. According to Yahoo Lifestyle, the secret weapon behind Kate Middleton’s royally perfect hair is a hairnet. After putting her hair in a perfect updo, for example, she uses a hairnet to hold the bun in... Show More Summary
image credit Like paintings and sculptures, buildings can be beautiful works of art. Here are 19 of the most breathtaking buildings in the world, according to people who build them for a living. (via Neatorama) The Presurfer
If you were wealthy enough to afford whatever house you wanted, what would be first on your list? According to a recent survey of the world's wealthiest people by real estate company Luxury Portfolio International, the answer to that...Show More Summary
According to the Telegraph, the World Health Organization will change its definition of disabilities to classify people without a sexual partner as “infertile.” The controversial new classifications will make it so that heterosexualShow More Summary
AT&T has agreed to a blockbuster $86 billion acquisition of Time Warner, a move that would turn America’s most storied telecom company into one of the most prominent TV, film and video-game producers in the world, according to multiple news outlets. The deal casts a spotlight on a defining movement for the giants of modern tech: Their accelerating […]
Mobile insurance startup BIMA has signed up 24 million customers across Africa, Asia, and Latin America, according to its deputy CEO. BIMA offers what's called "microinsurance" — people can get accident or life insurance for as little as 60¢ a day on rolling monthly cover. Show More Summary
The accord curtailed Iran's nuclear program, pulling it back from atomic weapons capability in exchange for the end of various oil, trade and financial sanctions by the U.S. and six other world powers. The once hostile foes are cooperating...Show More Summary
The least educated people in the professional world are also the least concerned about the risk of technology taking their jobs, according to a new survey released by salary benchmarking site Emolument. Emolument surveyed 900 peopleShow More Summary
It has been exactly seven months since the world lost the Purple one, otherwise known as Prince. In memoriam, his music, both classic and unreleased, is being repackaged and reissued to a nation of fans still in disbelief. According to the LA Times, Warner Bros./NPG have announced a 2017 release of a repackaged and remastered […]
By Dan Ambrose: According to promoters Zanfer, former World Boxing Council middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (49-2-1, 32 KOs) will be fighting in December against #11 WBO super middleweight [...] The post Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. vs. Dominik Britsch in December appeared first on Boxing News 24.
According to a new World Bank report released this week, increased global cooperation through carbon trading could reduce the cost of climate change mitigation by 32% by 2030. Released at an international carbon event held in Vietnam...Show More Summary
China is now the largest market in the world for Apple iOS app spending, overtaking the U.S. as number one. According to analyst firm App Annie, Chinese users spent $1.7 billion on apps and in-app purchases in the third quarter of 2016. This...Show More Summary
Hello! Here's what you need to know on Friday. 1. It's looking like a landslide win for US Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, according to Business Insider's electoral projection. With less than 20 days remaining in the presidential race, the electoral map is beginning to harden. 2. Show More Summary
Huawei's NG-fast (next-generation G.fast) prototype debuted at the Broadband World Forum (BBWF) 2016. According to the test report from Huawei's FBB Innovation Lab, this prototype provides a bandwidth of 3.8 Gbps @ 50 meters and 2.4Gbps @70 meters over a single twisted pair. Show More Summary