LALS doctoral candidate Candy Martínez awarded Native American Scholars Initiative Fellowship – UC Santa...

Candy Martínez, a PhD. candidate in Latin America Latino Studies, has been named a 2020-2021 Andrew W. Mellon Native American Scholars Initiative Fellow at the American Philosophical Society. The American Philosophical Society, based in...

From Norfolk to the Top End, isolation remains popular – The Australian Financial Review

Located 1600 kilometres north-east of Sydney, the 3455-hectare island is one of 11 World Heritage-listed Australian convict sites. Its settlement history included Polynesian seafarers (13th to 15th centuries), before British settlement in March...

[Techie Tuesday] Meet Debdoot Mukherjee, who’s driving ShareChat’s data science vision – YourStory

Debdoot Mukherjee’s day job at ShareChat involves applying data science to understand nuance and context in the myriad conversations of Bharat. Models and tools built by him and the team of data scientists he...

Archaeology breakthrough: How body of a British explorer was found beneath Euston

Headlines were made last year when the remains of Captain Matthew Flinders, the Royal Navy explorer who led the first circumnavigation of Australia, were found in Euston, London. Captain Flinders was discovered by...

Facebook users will be able to own their images and issue takedown notices

Facebook is giving users more control over images they create, including the ability to issue takedown notices on Facebook and Instagram.In an update on Monday, the social media firm unveiled Rights Manager, which allows creators...

15-minute 'awe walks' among nature boost emotional well-being

Going on a 15-minute 'awe walk' each week, where we stop to appreciate the world around us, can help boost positive emotions and reduce stress, a new study shows.It's well-known that getting out...

Thousands of starfish washed ashore on Florida beach after Hurricane Sally hit last week

Thousands of starfish washed ashore on Florida beach after Hurricane Sally ripped through the area last weekHurricane Sally made landfall last...

Advice on Virus Transmission Vanishes From C.D.C. Website – The New York Times

Just days after publishing significant new guidance on airborne transmission of the coronavirus, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday withdrew the advice, saying only that it had been “posted in...

American Heritage has a new groove – The Daily Universe – Universe.byu.edu

Professors Chris Karpowitz and Kelly Patterson teach a livestream American Heritage class. This semester all sections are consolidated into a single class of over 2,500 students. (Matt Finlayson)American Heritage has been a trademark...

Arctic sea ice reaches second lowest on record 'Arctic is in MELTDOWN'

Climate change continues to take its toll on the Arctic circle, with sea ice now reaching almost record lows. Much of the Arctic sea ice melts in the summer, and reforms again in...

Secret Oops makes its AR debut on Apple Arcade

Game studio MixedBag is unveiling its Secret Oops augmented reality game today on Apple Arcade. The AR title is the fourth AR game on...

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