A nagging problem with planets is that they are just so large: Send a spacecraft to one patch of a planet and inevitably, some of the things you learn will apply only right there.
Panelists at the conference included Delaware Attorney General Kathleen Jennings, Rep. Nnamdi O. Chukwuocha, D Wilmington North, and Kerri Evelyn Harris, community organizer. Following the death of George Floyd at the hands of a police officer, the panel focused on criminal justice reform, particularly in Sussex County. Jennings noted that there have already been criminal code reforms since 2019. They include a rewrite of the drug code, and expungement of arrest and conviction records. However, she said there is much more that needs to be done.
TwitterEmailEveryone #8212;certainly including the passengers who were on the Grand Princess cruise ship earlier this month #8212;has stories to tell about how the pandemic is changing life. Share yours for our Covid Spring oral history project.Photograph: David Paul Morris Bloomberg Getty ImagesFacebookTwitterEmailI ve spent most of the last five years writing and researching an oral history of September 11th, a world changing disaster that rewrote our geopolitics, our economy, and our society. Now, of course, we re all living through another once in a century crisis one that appears to have the potential to rewrite even more of our geopolitics, our economy, and our society.
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Uber, the ride hailing pioneer, is set to go public on Friday with a valuation of around $86 billion, in the most highly valued stock introduction in years. But Uber says its real strength isn't in being a taxi alternative. Instead, it is its ability to apply its vast data trove and routing software to rewrite how goods and people move from one place to another, using computer algorithms to remove what tech sees as inefficiencies in the world.Uber's biggest competitor isn't rival ride hailing service Lyft, analysts say, but Amazon, which moves goods all over the world. It has budding businesses such as freight forwarding, food delivery and even package delivery. And that's why it could be worth more than twice as much as Ford Motor Company, or nearly four times as much as Fiat Chrysler, on Uber's first day of trading. Uber said late Thursday that it plans to list its shares on the New York Stock Exchange at $45 per share, giving the company a valuation at the low end of its anticipated $80 to $90 billion range.
American businesses have long been angered by the ways their trade secrets on everything from toys to how to build solar panels and even nuclear technology pass from U.S. companies operating in China to the country;s government and often from there to their Chinese owned competitors.U.S. negotiators thought China was willing to rewrite key national security and trade laws to reduce the theft of intellectual property, open its markets to U.S. financial services and cut down on dumping low cost goods overseas. But over the weekend Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer told Trump they thought China was backing away from those promises, officials familiar with the negotiations tell TIME.
That might be a bit of a stretch because Negan was arguably one of the most ruthless villains The Walking Dead has seen, but the Whisperers in general are more animalistic than anything. On last night s episode, viewers saw Alpha brutally kill two possible defectors and then force her daughter to almost fight to the death with Henry. There is very little honor among the Whisperers and Beta is up there with the worst of them.In The Walking Dead comics, Beta is Alpha s second in command who later becomes the leader of the Whisperers when she dies. He acts as the primary antagonist for a few volumes of the comic series before he s finally defeated, and I can see his arc playing out over the next couple of seasons or at least for the majority of Season 10. In the comics, he s ruthless and will effortlessly murder anyone he needs to for his survival and for the good of the rest of the Whisperers. He s also a former NBA player, but judging by his stature in the show, they might rewrite him to be a former NFL player. The guy is a straight up beast.
United Nations (UN) Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Monday said that the old anti Semitism is back and neo Nazi groups are proliferating.In his remarks at a ceremony marking the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust, the UN chief said that there were "attempts to rewrite the history of the Holocaust, to distort its magnitude and to sanitize the wartime records of leaders, citizens and societies."
The ability to rewrite the genetic code for life is a powerful one.In the past few years, scientists have revolutionized our ability to do so with the discovery and refinement of a molecular tool called CRISPR that allows us to edit sections of DNA. This tool can snip specific parts of genetic code out and replace them with new segments, eliminating diseases or giving creatures whole new traits.
The decision won #x27;t kill Android, the world s most popular operating system for smartphones. Google switched to a fully open source version of Java starting with the Nougat release of Android in 2016. But it could force many software companies to rewrite parts of their products, even if they re not using Java or any other Oracle software. That will not only be expensive, but could make applications and services from different companies less compatible. In other words, get ready for more tech headaches and higher software bills if Tuesday s ruling isn #x27;t overturned.
New Delhi: During the first week of January last year, a group of scholars gathered in a white bungalow on a leafy boulevard in central New Delhi. The focus of their discussion: how to rewrite the history of the nation.The government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi had quietly appointed the committee of scholars about six months earlier. Details of its existence are reported here for the first time.
The group of experts, which comprise a geologist, archaeologists, Sanskrit scholars and two bureaucrats, met in the first week of January 2017 in New Delhi, according to the Reuters report. According to the minutes of the meeting, which the news agency said it accessed, the panel aims to use archaeological data and DNA evidence to prove that Hindus descended from the earliest inhabitants of India and that Hindu scriptures were history, not mythology. I have been asked to present a report that will help the government rewrite certain aspects of ancient history, Reuters quoted the committee s chairperson, KN Dikshit, as saying. Sikshit said it was essential to establish a correlation between ancient Hindu scriptures and evidence that Indian civilisation is several thousands of years old. The current view is that people from Central Asia arrived in India 3,000 to 4,000 years ago.