Rethinking the wild world of species diversity in microbes
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Rethinking the wild world of species diversity in microbes

A conceptual representation of the model. Credit is given to 10.1073/pnas. The University of Maryland biologists created the first mathematical
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mPharma raises $35million in round participated by Tinder co-founder’s JAM fund, Bharti executive

mPharma is building a network of community pharmacies across Africa as it plans to be the go-to primary healthcare service provider for millions of
CRISPRing the microbiome is just around the corner
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CRISPRing the microbiome is just around the corner

UC Berkeley scientists had to develop two new methods to successfully edit genes within multiple members of a microbial community. The DART system
How Reddit helped keep the Cowboy Bebop community alive
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How Reddit helped keep the Cowboy Bebop community alive

The image is from Sunrise Entertainment. In the last few years, the company has begun to focus on live-action adaptation of the popular Japanese
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Framework raises $2M Seed to create an ‘on-demand business school’ aimed at startups – TechCrunch

It's becoming increasingly difficult for business education to keep up with the $3 trillion global startup economy. High-growth businesses are short
Startup Criticized for Bitcoin Mine in Impoverished Navajo Community
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Startup Criticized for Bitcoin Mine in Impoverished Navajo Community

One Canadian crypto startup has been criticized for opening a Bitcoin mine in the poor Navajo Nation. Vice reports that the mine is located on land
RE:WIRED 2021: Jen Easterly Wants Hackers to Help US Cyber Defense
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RE:WIRED 2021: Jen Easterly Wants Hackers to Help US Cyber Defense

Jen Easterly has a lot of work ahead of her. She is the second director of Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) of the US
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Facebook Groups to gain personalization features, subgroups, chat, and tools for making money – TechCrunch

Today's Facebook Communities Summit saw the social media giant announce a number of new updates and tools to manage Facebook Groups. These include
Vote for a Google.org Impact Challenge Bay Area winner
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Vote for a Google.org Impact Challenge Bay Area winner

Being born and raised in the Bay Area, it is no surprise that nonprofits are the backbone of our community. They are there to help us face our most
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From Buy Nothing to Freecycle, gifting groups help bolster budgets and build community

E+ Sherose Badruddin (38), joined the Chapel Hill Buy Nothing group five years ago in order to save money. She was a single mother and had a limited