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Reporter, Pandemic Technology Project (part-time, temporary) MIT Technology Review is looking for a part-time reporter to work on a three-month contract as part of our journalism project on technologies being used in the fight against covid-19. Earlier this year we launched the Covid Tracing Tracker to examine how digital contact tracing is being deployed around …

By Austin Fuller Orlando Sentinel ORLANDO, Fla. — The seasonal job market is expected to look different in this year of the coronavirus, as even more holiday shoppers make their purchases online and unemployment remains high. Companies such as UPS are loading up with package handlers and drivers, and jobs available inside stores are changing …

NEW YORK, Oct. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Alec Baldwin may be the funniest character on popular SNL, but when it comes to his 5 kids, his brothers and his family, he is very serious. Alec and his brother Daniel Baldwin, have done their homework and they have jointly decided to share the lifesaving INVISISMART Mask …

The Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded three astrophysicists Tuesday for work that was literally out of the world, and indeed the universe. They are Roger Penrose, an Englishman, Reinhard Genzel, a German, and Andrea Ghez, an American. They were recognized for their work on the gateways to eternity known as black holes, massive objects …

Image copyright Camilla Horrox Image caption At Whipsnade Zoo, a male southern white rhino called Sizzle has been introduced to new female rhinos, in the hope that they will breed Zoos’ vital conservation work is being put at risk by a Covid-related funding crisis. Breeding programmes to rescue rare species may have to be cancelled, …

With COVID-19 patients now filling about one-third of the intensive care units in the Paris area, France’s health minister threatened on Thursday to close bars and ban family gatherings, if the situation doesn’t improve. Intensive care units in other regions of France are also filling up with virus patients, as more than two months of …

Amnesty linked all government action to its reports critical of the government New Delhi: Hours after Amnesty International declared it would halt operations in India and alleged a witch-hunt over its recent reports raising questions on rights violations, the government said “human rights cannot be an excuse to defy the law of the land” and …

AUBURN — Teams from DeKalb Molded Plastics and Tempus Technologies turned out Sept. 25 to work on projects as part of the annual United Way Day of Caring. This year’s Day of Caring is different than in previous years. In a normal year, without a pandemic, all projects typically would have been completed on the …

news, national Energy Minister Angus Taylor says it more important to get new energy technologies to work than committing to a net zero emissions target by 2050. The federal government released its technology roadmap last week aimed at cutting 250 million tonnes of emissions annually by 2040, by investing in five areas including hydrogen, carbon …

Karen Patty typically spends the first hour of her workday reviewing police calls from the day before to see if she needs to follow up on any of them. After that she typically gets a call to provide on-scene care for people in a mental health crisis. She’s one of two crisis therapists contracted through …