The British government refused to fund to the new television service using grant-in-aid. The channel started broadcasting on 11 Marchafter two weeks of real-time pilots, initially as a half-hour bulletin once a day at
One way is to give them an opportunity to write, in their own words, about the things that give them a sense of meaning and satisfaction with their lives. When we asked U. But of the 30 topics that were studied, only four were universally associated with higher levels of life satisfaction: What does a chemical do?
Maru in Wonder Woman, doing black magic and explosions. It appears that most of the public fears are based on misunderstandings of the science. Women in India are tackling the rural energy crisis with solar power Thursday 22nd of November Buffalo trampled over it?
This solar flashlight can endure it all, said Bassi in a pitch to her neighbours in rural India to convince them to power their homes with clean energy instead of polluting fuels.
MIT has created a plane without any moving parts Thursday 22nd of November Since the first airplane took flight over years ago, virtually every aircraft in the sky has flown with the help of moving parts such as propellers, turbine blades, and fans, which are powered by the combustion of fossil fuels or by battery packs that produce a persistent, whining buzz.
They are, in addition, innovators. Since the beginning of agriculture, farmers have had to change, adapt and create new ways of working the land, of dealing with difficult terrains and of enduring extreme climates and weather phenomena.
Their survival and livelihoods depended on it so they found ways to make it work.
This year-old coder has caught the attention of Google and Microsoft Thursday 22nd of November year-old Samaira Mehta has become a kid coder to watch in Silicon Valley.
When she was just 8, she built a board game called CoderBunnyz to help teach other kids how to code. The game earned her national recognition and she began holding workshops for kids, many of them at Google.
Google was so impressed it booked her as a keynote speaker for a local event and told her she should consider working for them when she grows up. National parks transformed conservation. Yellowstone created a refuge for the American bison.
Killed by the millions in the 19th century, bison were on the verge of extinction. The protected bison population inside Yellowstone slowly grew from several dozen to several thousand. Chart of the day: What if deforestation were a country? Thursday 22nd of November Destruction of tropical forests across the globe releases more carbon dioxide back into the atmosphere than the entire European Union.
Thursday 22nd of November Would you like to adopt a student? Finland is a world leader in clean energy. But it still has a lot to do to hit its ambitious green energy targets. I had expected this reshuffle would build on the previous number of female cabinet members — two — not reduce it.
What is adversarial artificial intelligence and why does it matter? Wednesday 21st of November Artificial intelligence AI is quickly becoming a critical component in how government, business and citizens defend themselves against cyber attacks.
Starting with technology designed to automate specific manual tasks, and advancing to machine learning using increasingly complex systems to parse data, breakthroughs in deep learning capabilities will become an integral part of the security agenda. Much attention is paid to how these capabilities are helping to build a defence posture.
But how enemies might harness AI to drive a new generation of attack vectors, and how the community might respond, is often overlooked. Ultimately, the real danger of AI lies in how it will enable attackers.
How do you maintain a healthy labour market, a level playing field, collective agreements and strong social dialogue, without killing the potential of new technology and innovation?
Denmark has taken important steps to accommodate its changing labour landscape. However, new research highlights that the employees they work with also play a major role in this.
Wednesday 21st of November Globalization owes a lot to the humble shipping container. Wednesday 21st of November Female police officers in India are changing the way violence against women is reported. You can now pay to name 12 new plant and animal species Wednesday 21st of November When scientists uncover a brand new shark or sloth, they usually get to name the animal, too.
But now, anyone can claim naming rights to an entire species — provided they have cash to spare. Ethiopia is mending relations with its neighbours under its new prime minister Wednesday 21st of November Reforms currently sweeping through Ethiopia under the new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed have implications for the relationship between Ethiopia and its neighbours.The BBC's news service is essentially second to none in the UK and for much of the wider world, it provides a global TV and radio service in the form of the World Service, which some governments have jammed at times and was the real-life Voice of the Resistance in World War yunusemremert.com political and current affairs programming has a reputation for the highly adversarial style of some prominent.
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