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Glowing bacteria could one day protect people from landmines

Landmines left by past conflicts – or those still ongoing – pose silent threats to millions of people around the world. With the help of bacteria that glow in their presence, these hidden dangers can one day be found and safely removed or destroyed. Researchers at the Hebrew University of …

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10 people, including 9 children, are killed in Alabama Van Crash

Nine children and an adult were killed in Alabama on Saturday afternoon when a van of children returning from a beach vacation and a car collided and the van caught fire, authorities said. The pickup truck, owned by the Alabama Sheriffs Youth Ranch, and the car collided on Interstate 65 …

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8,000 homeless will be transferred from hotels to shelters, New York says

New York City plans to move around 8,000 homeless people from hotel rooms and return to barrack-like dormitories by the end of July so that hotels can reopen to the general public, the mayor said on Wednesday. Bill de Blasio. When the pandemic lockdown began last spring, New York City …

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Coelacanths live as long as humans

June 19, 2021 ON DECEMBER March 23, 1938 Marjorie Courtenay-Latimer, curator at the East London Museum, South Africa, stumbled upon her local fish market. There, she spotted the most beautiful fish she had ever seen. It was pale mauve, was nearly two meters long, and had silver markings. Although she …

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After COVID, more businesses are moving to Birmingham: ‘People are seeing the momentum’

How big was Landing’s announcement last week that it will move its headquarters to Birmingham from San Francisco? Landing, the nationwide network of fully furnished apartments, plans to move into the John Hand building and create 816 new full-time jobs as it continues to grow with the demand for housing …

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COVID-19 ‘immunity passports’ idea decreases people’s compliance with restrictions

Researchers at the University of Kent’s School of Psychology have found that when people are presented with the idea of ​​a Covid-19 ‘immunity passport’, they show less willingness to follow distancing guidelines social and facial coverage. However, that will seems to return when people read more cautious information about Covid-19 …

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Violent arrest in Colorado shines light on how police treat people with disabilities

Training on how to interact with people with disabilities varies, but the basics include identifying these people early on in a meeting rather than using force. This article was published on Tuesday, June 15, 2021 in Kaiser Health News. Through Leigh paterson Almost a year after officers in Loveland, Colo. …

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2 people, including 12, bitten by sharks in New Smyrna Beach, officials say

item NEW SMYRNA BEACH, FL. – Volusia County beach safety officials said two people were bitten by sharks on Monday. Officials said a 71-year-old man visiting from Jupiter, Florida was standing knee deep in water with his boogie board in New Smyrna Beach when he was bitten on the foot …

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the craziest things people did on a plane

An Indian couple made world headlines in May when they were investigated for chartering a plane as their wedding venue, hosting more than 160 guests despite lockdown restrictions. The plane, a Boeing 737 belonging to the low-cost carrier SpiceJet, was booked by a travel agency for a post-wedding trip to …

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Five people injured in two hours in separate Milwaukee shootings

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — Milwaukee Police are investigating four nighttime shootings that injured five people on Sunday, June 13. Milwaukee has seen 14 people shot dead this weekend in the city, including four fatal shootings, since Friday night. There were 72 homicides and 353 non-fatal shootings in 2021 from January …

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