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Special interest groups spent more than $135,700 for Congress to travel during the August recess

Private groups spent over $135,700 on behalf of members of Congress and their staff during the August recess. There were 14 total trips. The most
New filtering method promises safer drinking water, improved industrial production
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New filtering method promises safer drinking water, improved industrial production

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 public domain The Tufts University School of Engineering developed a new filtering technique. It is based on biology and could
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Elon Musk’s SpaceX launch site threatens wildlife, Texas environmental groups say

All seemed to be normal when SpaceX's Starship flew into the sky above south Texas last March. There were tangerine flames behind it and white
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German carmakers reject environmental groups' climate demand

BERLIN (AP), German automaker Daimler rejected Friday's cease-and-desist request from two environmental groups for a commitment to end the sale of
Apple Delays Rollout of Controversial Child Safety Features to Make Improvements
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Apple Delays Rollout of Controversial Child Safety Features to Make Improvements

Apple has announced that it has delayed the rollout the Child Safety Features, which it had announced last month after receiving negative feedback.
Richard Lewontin Leaves a Legacy of Fighting Racism in Science
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Richard Lewontin Leaves a Legacy of Fighting Racism in Science

Commentators quickly connected Donald Trump's use of genetics to the Nazi science and eugenics during his campaign rally in Minnesota, September
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BMW Group’s Neue Klasse lineup to focus on circular economy to achieve reduction in CO2 emissions – TechCrunch

Thursday's announcement by the BMW Group outlined its intention to reduce global carbon dioxide emissions by 50% from 2019 levels, and to cut
Experiment shows groups of laypeople reliably rate stories as effectively as fact-checkers do
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Experiment shows groups of laypeople reliably rate stories as effectively as fact-checkers do

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 public domain Social media networks and news agencies often use fact-checkers to distinguish the true from the fake in the face
Judge Orders Hospital to Give Severely Ill Covid-19 Patient Ivermectin
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Judge Orders Hospital to Give Severely Ill Covid-19 Patient Ivermectin

Ohio judge has given an emergency order to a hospital directing it to treat a coronavirus victim with ivermectin. This antiparasitic drug, which
Europa League draw: Leicester, West Ham, Rangers & Celtic discover groups
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Europa League draw: Leicester, West Ham, Rangers & Celtic discover groups

Last update on. From the section Europa League Slavia Prague defeated Leicester in the 32nd round of last season's Europa League. In Group C of