Daily Archives: August 9, 2022

How COVID Made the Situation Worse — Global Issues

How COVID Made the Situation Worse — Global Issues - How COVID Made the Situation Worse — Global Issues

Having younger or multiple dependants at various educational stages and the demands of home schooling had a negative impact on the outputs of women academics. Credit: Bigstock Opinion Tuesday, August 09, 2022 Inter Press Service Aug 09 (IPS) – The under-representation of women in research is well documented. Emerging evidence suggests that the COVID-19 pandemic […]

DOJ preparing to sue Google over ad market as soon as next month | Technology News

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United States federal scrutiny of Google’s digital advertising operations can be traced back to the Trump administration. By Leah Nylen and Gerry SmithBloomberg Published On 9 Aug 20229 Aug 2022 The US Justice Department is preparing to sue Google as soon as next month, according to people familiar with the matter, capping years of work to […]

Issey Miyake Has Passed Away

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Photo: PAT/ARNAL/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images Issey Miyake, the influential Japanese designer known for his pleated creations and innovative thinking, died earlier this month at age 84, the Miyake Design Studio announced on Tuesday.  Miyake passed away on Aug. 5 following a battle with liver cancer, his office confirmed to various outlets, adding that a private […]

Nikita Kahn on Her SkinCeuticals Obsession and the Melasma Peel and Cryotherapy Routine She Swears By

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With a bio that spans acting to modeling, home design to animal-advocacy, Los Angeles–based, European-born Nikita Kahn (you may also know her as Larry Ellison’s girlfriend) also has a serious love for SPF, microneedling and SkinCeuticals serums—and she’s not afraid to share her skin-care secrets. What are you excited for as the summer closes out? […]

Russian oil transit halted via Druzhba pipeline to central Europe | Russia-Ukraine war News

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Russia’s Transneft says oil flows halted to the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary over payment issue. The supply of Russian oil to three European countries through Ukraine has been halted as the transit payment cannot be processed due to sanctions, Russian firm Transneft has said. Russian state pipeline operator Transneft said shipments were halted through […]

11 Amazing Facts About Jamestown, the First Permanent English Colony in North America

Pocahontas saves Captain Smith's life, 1607 (c1880).

In spring 1607, a group of 104 English men and boys landed on the banks of a large river in present-day Virginia and built a fort on hunting land that belonged to the Powhatan Chiefdom. They formed a small settlement—the first permanent English colony in North America—and named it Jamestown after King James I of […]

Old Navy Jean Midi Skirt Editor Review

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Despite the warm outdoor temperatures, I’ve recently been prepping my closet for the transition into fall (wishful thinking, I know!). It’s a tradition I follow every year — moving my summer-specific clothing into storage bins and drawers, all while simultaneously swapping in some of my other, forgotten styles for fall. While most of the pieces […]

U.S. Space Force Could Use Robot Dogs for Patrols

A U.S. Air Force Sergeant poses with the robotic dogs at Cape Canaveral.Photo: Samuel Becker/ U.S. Space Force The Cape Canaveral Space Force Station may soon be under the watchful electronic eyes of the dystopian version of man’s best friend. The U.S. Space Force recently conducted a demonstration using robot dogs to patrol Cape Canaveral […]