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This AI could predict 10 years of scientific priorities—if we let it

Every 10 years, US astronomers have to make some tough decisions. Outlined in a plan called the Decadal Survey on Astronomy and Astrophysics, a set of studies produced by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, these decisions determine the next decade’s scientific priorities for the field.   The Decadal Survey has set the stage for big leaps in space exploration since the early…

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After years

After years of being ‘squeaky clean,’ the Federal Reserve is surrounded by controversy

The Marriner S. Eccles Federal Reserve building in Washington, D.C., on Friday, Sept. 17, 2021.Stefani Reynolds | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesThe Federal Reserve has a big meeting on tap next week, one that will be held under the cloud of an ethical dilemma and will be run by a policymaking committee that finds itself with…

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Giant years

This year’s giant Antarctic ozone hole probably due to climate change

Home News Science & Astronomy The 2021 ozone hole over Antarctica is among the 25% largest in recorded history. (Image credit: Copernicus Atmosphere Monitoring Service, ECMWF.) A giant ozone hole has opened up over Antarctica this year. Already larger than the entire ice-covered continent, the ozone hole has surpassed the size of 75% of ozone…

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facing years

Man Facing Up To 40 Years In Prison After Scamming $9 Million In Covid-19 Relief Loans

Whew! Talk about paying the price for a quick come up. A California man is facing serious time behind bars for allegedly scamming nearly nine million dollars from COVID-19 relief programs. According to the Department of Justice, Andrew Marnell from Los Angeles recently pleaded guilty to two federal charges for the scheme.“The Department of Justice…

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Twenty years

Twenty Years After 9/11 — and Getting Past the Pandemic

An American flag and red rose at the edge of the south reflecting pool of the 9/11 Memorial & Museum ahead of the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks in lower Manhattan in New York City, September 8, 2021. (Mike Segar/Reuters) If anxiety is our idea of normal, it’s no way to live. ‘How easy…

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fairy years

Fairy Tail: 100 Years Quest Sequel Manga Gets TV Anime

Fairy Tail: 100 Years Quest Sequel Manga Gets TV Anime by Joseph Luster September 12, 2021 Hiro Mashima followed up the original Fairy Tail manga with the sequel series Fairy Tail: 100 Years Quest—which Mashima writes and storyboards and Atsuo Ueda illustrates—and now that one is getting a TV anime of its own. The news…

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Marks years

New York Marks 20 Years Since Attack on World Trade Center

Army members hold a U.S. flag during a ceremony to mark the 20th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks in New York City, September 11, 2021. (Brendan McDermid/Reuters) New York marked 20 years since the attack on the World Trade Center on Saturday, with a ceremony at Ground Zero. A moment of silence is…

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Twenty years

Twenty Years Ago, the World Changed

The towers of the World Trade Center pour smoke after being struck by hijacked commercial aircraft, September 11, 2001. (Brad Rickerby/Reuters) Twenty years ago, on a brilliantly clear early-fall morning, four airliners hijacked by terrorists crashed into the Pentagon, the World Trade Center Towers, and a Pennsylvania field. Almost 3,000 innocent Americans were killed; the…

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Later years

20 years later, unchecked data collection is part of 9/11’s legacy

John Ackerly is co-founder and CEO of Virtru Corporation. Previously, he was an investor at Lindsay Goldberg LLC, served as a technology policy adviser at the White House and was the Policy and Strategic Planning director at the U.S. Department of Commerce. Almost every American adult remembers, in vivid detail, where they were the morning…

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20 years later, fallout from toxic WTC dust cloud grows

by David B. Caruso In this Sept. 11, 2001 file photo, people covered in dust from the collapsed World Trade Center buildings, walk through the area, in New York. Two decades after the twin towers’ collapse, people are still coming forward to report illnesses that might be related to the attacks. Credit: AP Photo/Suzanne Plunkett,…