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Tesla turns on world's largest lithium-ion battery in SA Tesla turns on world's largest lithium-ion battery in SA
- December 01, 2017

But some experts say the giant Tesla battery alone isn't enough to solve the state's energy problems. The battery power packs are installed near the Outback town of Jamestown, about 200 kilometers (120 miles) north of the state capital Adelaide. (more...)
Ready to pay political price for steps taken for better India-PM Ready to pay political price for steps taken for better India-PM
- December 01, 2017

Corrupt people, for the first time after Independence, were scared of making illicit money, he said. Please Wait while comments are loading. The Prime Minister will directly interact with thousands of party's women workers through the Narendra Modi App on December 1 at 4:30 pm. (more...)
NFL and players complete agreement on league support of activism NFL and players complete agreement on league support of activism
- December 01, 2017

Per ESPN , the players did not explicitly agree to cease protests during the national anthem, though the league hopes they will do so anyway. The Players Coalition, started by Philadelphia Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins and retired NFL wide receiver Anquan Boldin , "was supposed to be formed as a group that represents NFL Athletes who have been silently protesting social injustices and racism", Thomas and Reid said on Twitter. (more...)
This year's flu season might not be welcoming, some medical experts apprise This year's flu season might not be welcoming, some medical experts apprise
- December 01, 2017

Though researchers are working hard behind the scenes to develop more effective vaccines, you should still aim to be proactive about your health. "Definitely last week, when everyone was out for Thanksgiving and exposed to people coming from out of state and a lot more cold weather, we saw a huge uptick in it", said Remedios. (more...)
Rick Pitino Is Suing Louisville For $38.7 Million Rick Pitino Is Suing Louisville For $38.7 Million
- December 01, 2017

Pitino was sacked in October amidst of an Federal Bureau of Investigation scandal for paying recruits and their families. Pitino's lawsuit filed Thursday in U.S. Pitino said he fully implemented all suggestions made by the school's former athletic director and its interim president made in the wake of an escort scandal involving Louisville players and recruits that led to the coach's suspension by the NCAA in June. (more...)
Watch Tiger Woods' opening drive in his latest comeback Watch Tiger Woods' opening drive in his latest comeback
- November 30, 2017

Woods then missed the cut at Torrey Pines in January and withdrew from the Dubai Desert Classic the following week because of a back spasm. Still he made the turn at 1-under and quickly added a bounce-back birdie at 10, followed by two more on 13 and 14 to pull within a couple of shots of the lead. (more...)
Percent of Kids on Track for Obesity by 35 Percent of Kids on Track for Obesity by 35
- November 30, 2017

More information about that study can be found here. The risk of obesity is high even among children whose present weight is normal, said the report in the New England Journal of Medicine . The annual medical costs of obesity in the United States are more than $147 billion per year, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (more...)
Dogs are 'significantly more' intelligent than cats, finds first time study Dogs are 'significantly more' intelligent than cats, finds first time study
- November 30, 2017

The human brain possesses 16 billion neurons. Small and medium-sized carnivores were found to have a roughly similar brain size-to-neuron ratio as the animals they preyed upon, suggesting that to escape predators herbivores had to develop just as much brain power as the animals trying to catch them. (more...)
Arsenal won't sell Ozil, Sanchez in January - Wenger Arsenal won't sell Ozil, Sanchez in January - Wenger
- November 30, 2017

Manchester United are understood to be keen on signing Ozil , with Jose Mourinho reportedly eager to link up with his former player from Real Madrid . '[Beyond this season] I am not the only one who will decide that but if it's my decision yes. They are all offensive players. Arsenal legend Ian Wright was especially nervous with increasing speculation of Oezil joining Premier League rivals Man United on a free transfer after this season. (more...)
New Zealand include pacer Henry for first Test against West indies New Zealand include pacer Henry for first Test against West indies
- November 30, 2017

New Zealand selector Gavin Larsen said Worker, who has never played a test, provides extra batting cover. The worldwide season will finish with a four-Test series against Australia for the Constellation Cup, the two New Zealand games scheduled for Hamilton on October 14 and in Wellington four days later. (more...)
Padmavati Controversy: The Movie Gets Banned In Bihar Padmavati Controversy: The Movie Gets Banned In Bihar
- November 30, 2017

But people holding responsible posts are commenting on it. CBFC is a statutory body and it should be allowed to take a call as per rules and guidelines. "We will restart our plan (the release date) once we get the censor certificate", a source close to the producers said. The court dismissed the petition, saying it was desisting from fining the petitioner only because he was a practising advocate. (more...)
Oregon State picks Jonathan Smith Oregon State picks Jonathan Smith
- November 30, 2017

The announcement is expected to be made on Wednesday. In 2012, he joined Chris Petersen's staff at Boise State, where he was the quarterbacks coach for the Broncos for two years. After Anderson stepped down, the Beavers promoted cornerbacks coach Cory Hall as interim head coach. Under his guidance junior Jake Browning has thrown for a school-record 77 TDs and the Huskies have averaged more than 30 points per game each season. (more...)
World Malaria Report 2017 World Malaria Report 2017
- November 29, 2017

The report shows that Africa continues to bear an estimated 90 per cent of all malaria cases and deaths worldwide in 2016. The global tally of malaria deaths reached 445 000 deaths, about the same number reported in 2015. "According to WHO's latest malaria report, the world is not on track to reach these critical milestones", he said. The Union Minister noted that a majority of malaria cases in the country occur in its bordering districts, forests and tribal areas. (more...)
6% of cancer cases linked to obesity or diabetes 6% of cancer cases linked to obesity or diabetes
- November 29, 2017

Researchers from Imperial College London analysed the data of 12 different types of cancer along with BMI and diabetes information from 175 countries in 2012. " While obesity has been associated with cancer for some time, the link between diabetes and cancer has only been established quite recently ", Pearson-Stuttard said , as quoted by AFP. (more...)
Africa summit: Slave auction footage reveals 'horrific' human cost of migration deals Africa summit: Slave auction footage reveals 'horrific' human cost of migration deals
- November 29, 2017

Following several "save our soul" messages from Nigerian migrants stranded in Libya , the Federal Government has responded to the maltreatment of its citizen in the country. The report also quoted Human Rights Watch researcher Hanan Salah who said that "the people are rightfully outraged". In Libya , migrants have become particularly vulnerable to human trafficking. (more...)
FDA warns about 'bone treats' after reports of dog illnesses, deaths FDA warns about 'bone treats' after reports of dog illnesses, deaths
- November 28, 2017

The illnesses and the symptoms reported to the FDA by veterinarians and dog owners who gave the bone treats to their pets included: Gastrointestinal obstruction (blockage in the digestive tract), Choking, Cuts and wounds in the mouth or on the tonsils, Vomiting, Diarrhea, Bleeding from the rectum, and/or even Death. (more...)
These robots powered by vacuum can lift 1000 times their own weight These robots powered by vacuum can lift 1000 times their own weight
- November 28, 2017

In order to give soft robots this artificial strength, each "muscle" consists of an internal skeleton. "Here we propose an architecture for fluid-driven origami-inspired artificial muscles ". This allows the muscles to be very compact and simple, and thus more appropriate for mobile or body-mounted systems that can not accommodate large or heavy machinery. (more...)
Apple Suppliers Solve iPhone X Production Bottlenecks Apple Suppliers Solve iPhone X Production Bottlenecks
- November 28, 2017

Shareholders of record on Monday, May 15th were paid a dividend of $0.63 per share. The shares were sold at an average price of $154.21, for a total transaction of $9,775,063.48. Insiders own 0.08% of the company's stock. Finally, Hartford Financial Management Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Apple by 12.5% in the 2nd quarter. (more...)
Siemens allegedly breached by Chinese hackers
- November 28, 2017

Three Chinese nationals were accused of hacking computers in three corporations, the U.S. Department of Justice said Monday. United States authorities have pressed charges against three individuals working for a Chinese government-linked security firm for alleged hacking, stealing trade secrets and identity theft. (more...)
Coloradans Will Start Seeing Anti-Smoking Ads From Big Tobacco Campanies Coloradans Will Start Seeing Anti-Smoking Ads From Big Tobacco Campanies
- November 27, 2017

Each ad starts by noting that Altria, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco, Lorillard and Philip Morris USA were ordered to make the statements by a federal court. After 11 years of appeals and delays, a federal court has finally forced tobacco companies Altria, R.J. (more...)

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