A voter emerges from a voting booth in New Hampshire in January 2024.
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Scholars discuss aspects of protecting election integrity in the face of efforts to cast aspersions on voting results.
Palestinians fleeing the northern part of the Gaza Strip on Nov. 10, 2023.
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Mass forced movement of people has been used in conflicts to serve three goals: population control, territorial expansion and as a sorting mechanism. All three could be in play in Gaza.
Kencangnya laju emisi mengurangi jatah CO2 yang bisa kita lepaskan untuk membatasi suhu Bumi 1,5°C. Dengan tingkat emisi saat ini, bujet karbon kita tersisa 7 tahun lagi.
Les émissions de CO2 d'origine fossile continuent d'augmenter, mais le pic semble proche.
Les quantités de CO₂ que nous pouvons encore émettre tout en respectant l’objectif de l’accord de Paris se réduisent à une peau de chagrin : au rythme de 2023, nous aurons épuisé ce budget carbone dans sept ans.
Record emissions are fast shrinking the remaining amount of carbon dioxide we can emit if we are to limit global warming. At current rates, we’ll use up the budget for a 1.5°C outcome in seven years.
Are you sure you know what that emotionally jarring video clip really shows?
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When you view photos and video through the fog of war, first ask yourself: Do I really know what I’m looking at?
Your political leanings go a long way to determine whether you think it’s a good or bad idea to take down misinformation.
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One person’s content moderation is another’s censorship when it comes to Democrats’ and Republicans’ views on handling misinformation.
If AIs are going to play a role in society, they’ll need to understand the law.
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If a business is run by an AI and it causes you harm, could you sue the AI?
Legos are designed to last for decades. That posed a challenge when the toymaker tried to switch to recycled plastics.
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Corporate supply chains are riddled with high, uncounted emissions, as Lego discovered. New regulations mean more companies will face tough, sometimes surprising, choices.
President Joe Biden meets with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2021 at the Oval Office.
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The Biden administration is courting Indian leader Narendra Modi in part to deter China’s rise. But India’s decline in democracy could complicate relations.
Tina Turner performs onstage during the 50th annual Grammy Awards held at the Staples Center on Feb. 10, 2008, in Los Angeles.
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Turner was introduced to Nichiren Buddhism in 1973, and its teachings provided inspiration for some of the final projects of her career.
Generative AI thrives on exploiting people’s reflexive assumptions of authenticity by producing material that looks like ‘the real thing.’
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If it looks like a duck, walks like a duck and quacks like a duck, people now need to pause and wonder whether it actually hatched from an egg.
Despite Canada’s numerous greenhouse gas reduction policies, these stubbornly high emissions are only now showing signs of falling.
While the introduction of more climate policies across jurisdictions is good, synchronized policy decisions are better.
Scientists have identified a condition they call plasticosis, caused by ingesting plastic waste, in flesh-footed shearwaters.
Many marine animals, birds and fish are ingesting plastic. New research identifies the first named health effect from it.
Some parents decided to continue home-schooling their kids even after public schools resumed in-person classes.
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Federal, state and local efforts to help students recover learning they missed or lost during the pandemic are underway. But those projects don’t include the youngest students.
Beset by advertisements and noxious information, our attention is increasingly fractured.
Lateral reading, self-nudging and a persistent refusal to feed the trolls are some of the ways one can better manage information.
This experimental setup shows an ultra-low-power wireless communications device that could one day be used in tiny remote sensors.
A wireless transmitter uses almost no power and at first glance appears to violate the laws of physics. It’s actually a clever use of physics that could one day transmit data from tiny remote sensors.
Protesters who support Brazil’s former President Jair Bolsonaro storm the National Congress building in Brasilia, Brazil, on Jan. 8, 2023.
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The chaos in Brazil’s capital, along with the Jan. 6, 2021, insurrection in the US, demonstrate that there is a key human factor in election integrity.
Regina Twala in a rare photograph with her first husband Percy Kumalo, 1936.
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A powerful new book restores the writer and feminist politician to her rightful place in history.
Banyak relawan di AS menandai dan menghitung jumlah Kupu-kupu Raja sepanjang proses migrasi tahunan serangga tersebut.
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‘Dataraising’, istilah yang saya coba perkenalkan dalam buku saya, menjelaskan upaya para organisasi nirlaba atau bahkan peneliti untuk mencari sumbangan data dari masyarakat.