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Climate change tops agenda as Iceland heads to elections

REYKJAVIK , Iceland (AP) — Climate change is top of the agenda when voters in Iceland head to the polls for general elections on Saturday, following an exceptionally warm summer and an election campaign defined by a wide-reaching debate on global warming.All nine parties running for seats at the North Atlantic island nation’s Parliament, or…

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Chang'e Windows

How to Change Font Size on Windows 11

If you’d like to make your system fonts larger on Windows 11 so they’re easier to read, it’s easy to increase the base Windows 11 text size that will apply system-wide using Settings. Here’s how. First, open Windows Settings. To do so quickly, right-click the Start button on your taskbar and select “Settings” in the…

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Chang'e Culture

‘Culture change takes years’: Facing ongoing calls for DE&I gains, publishers set new standards for hiring practices

When Yashica Olden was interviewed to be Condé Nast’s new chief diversity and inclusion officer last fall, HR connected her with several staffers from various racial and ethnic backgrounds to learn about their experiences at the company.It’s an opportunity Olden, who joined the international media company in October, wants to provide all future candidates interviewing…

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Chang'e Desktop

How to Change the Desktop Background on Windows 11

If you’d like to change your desktop wallpaper in Windows 11 to a different built-in background image, a solid color, or a custom picture, it’s easy to do in Windows Settings. Here’s how. Getting Started To change your desktop background, you’ll first need to open the Windows Settings app. Luckily, Microsoft left us a quick…

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Climate change and datacentres: Weighing up water use

Discussions about datacentre sustainability tend to focus on what can be done to make facilities more energy-efficient and less reliant on fossil fuels, as operators look to curb their greenhouse gas emissions and become climate-neutral. Against a backdrop of heightening concerns from regulators and government policymakers about the contributory role datacentres may play in the…

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Chang'e funding

1 change that can fix the VC funding crisis for women founders

Claire Diaz-Ortiz Contributor Claire Diaz-Ortiz is a venture capitalist and author of nine books that have been translated into 11 languages. Her next book is on women founders and funders. An early employee at Twitter, Wired once called her “The Woman Who Got the Pope on Twitter.” More posts by this contributor The venture capital…

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Tee Higgins to Change Bengals’ Jersey Number to 5 from Chad Johnson’s No. 85

The No. 85 jersey has brought good fortune to multiple Cincinnati Bengals receivers. Tee Higgins will no longer be one of those players. HIggins told reporters…

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Chang'e climate

Climate change will force people to move. We need to find out where they’ll go

by Peter R. Orszag Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain As the risk of severe climate change rises, and efforts to reduce carbon emissions ramp up, serious thought must also be given to the movement of people that climate change stands to provoke. This migration looks to be disruptive, but it may also significantly affect the long-term…

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Chang'e climate

Climate change, logging collide—and a forest shrinks

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain Looking down a hillside dotted with large stumps and nearly devoid of trees, a pair of retired U.S. Forest Service employees lamented logging policies they helped craft to deal with two harbingers of climate change—pine beetles and wildfires. Timber production dramatically ramped up two decades ago in the Black Hills National…

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Chang'e globally

Globally, climate change drives a willingness to change lifestyles

What, me worry? — In most countries, partisan and age differences shape attitudes. John Timmer – Sep 14, 2021 11:00 pm UTC Enlarge / Climate change is increasing the incidence of extreme rainfall, ensuring that more people are going to directly notice its effects.This year has seen a huge number of climate-related disasters, from hurricanes…