Without pesticides, the world runs the risk of food shortages
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Without pesticides, the world runs the risk of food shortages

pwlvz - June 19, 2018

If pesticides and genetically modified crops are shunned and banned, the world is likely to face food shortages within 20 years, according to the Erik Fyrwald, head…

Australian Space Industry Commercialization Still A Long Ways Off
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Australian Space Industry Commercialization Still A Long Ways Off

pwlvz - June 12, 2018

The enactment of the Space Activities Act 1998 (Commonwealth), one of the first examples of a domestic commercially focused space law, was prompted by Kistler Aerospace's plans…

This Is What A Trade War Will Look Like Between EU, US and China
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This Is What A Trade War Will Look Like Between EU, US and China

pwlvz - June 4, 2018

The European Union, Canada and Mexico said Thursday that they will respond to new US tariffs on steel and aluminum with punitive measures targeting American products worth…

Real-time Locations Of Most US Cell Phones Leaked By An Exploited Website
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Real-time Locations Of Most US Cell Phones Leaked By An Exploited Website

pwlvz - May 28, 2018

A little-known service has been leaking the real-time locations of US cell phone users to anyone who takes the time to exploit an easily spotted bug in…

EU To Mitigate Consequences Of US-Iran Nuclear Sanctions
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EU To Mitigate Consequences Of US-Iran Nuclear Sanctions

pwlvz - May 20, 2018

The EU has begun reviving legislation that will allow European companies to continue doing business with Iran, despite US sanctions over nuclear tendencies, officials say. The so-called…

Online Bank Based In Germany Uses Bitcoin For International Loan Transfers
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Online Bank Based In Germany Uses Bitcoin For International Loan Transfers

pwlvz - May 13, 2018

A businessman from Germany by the name of Radoslav Albrecht has founded an online bank that allows clients to transfer loans anywhere in the world using the…

Finnish study is more evidence for life extending effect of increased toughness
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Finnish study is more evidence for life extending effect of increased toughness

pwlvz - May 6, 2018

A study of Finnish adults found that hitting the sauna four times a week lowered stroke risk, echoing previous research that found heat therapy has positive effects…

Instagram To Release “Data Download” Tool – For Those Who Want To Leave For Good
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Instagram To Release “Data Download” Tool – For Those Who Want To Leave For Good

pwlvz - April 29, 2018

Two weeks ago TechCrunch called on Instagram to build an equivalent to Facebook’s “Download Your Information feature so if you wanted to leave for another photo sharing…

100 Petawatt Lasers Will Achieve A New Level Of Particle Acceleration By 2023
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100 Petawatt Lasers Will Achieve A New Level Of Particle Acceleration By 2023

pwlvz - April 21, 2018

In 2016, the Shanghai Superintense Ultrafast Laser Facility (SULF), a single cylinder of titanium-doped sapphire about the width of a Frisbee. achieved an unprecedented 5.3 million billion…

One in Ten Americans Deactivated Their Facebook Accounts in Fear of Privacy Breach
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One in Ten Americans Deactivated Their Facebook Accounts in Fear of Privacy Breach

pwlvz - April 14, 2018

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said in his testimony this week in Washington that there was not a "meaningful" number of people who had deleted their Facebook account…