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medicineUniversal Vaccination Would Save 1.5 Million Children Each Year

In 2017, the number of children immunized – 116.2 million – was the highest ever reported. The Region of the Americas achieved maternal and neonatal tetanus elimination, leaving only 15 countries yet to achieve elimination. Since 2010, 113 countries have …

africaIndia and Asia are solving extreme poverty problem but Nigeria and Africa are not

According the Brookings Institute projections, Nigeria has already overtaken India as the country with the largest number of extreme poor in early 2018, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo could soon take over the number 2 spot. Above chart …

chinaRussia and Turkey have started a geopolitical cold war and an economic war

Russia’s President Putin indicates that Russia will have revenge on Turkey at some appropriate time. Mr. Putin did, however, threaten further, unspecified actions beyond the scattered measures already announced. “If someone thinks they can commit war crimes, kill our people …

economic impactUNC professor says black holes can’t exist according to mathematical proof

By merging two seemingly conflicting theories, Laura Mersini-Houghton has mathematically proven black holes can never come into being in the first place. Black holes are thought to be the densist matter in the universe. Mersini-Houghton’s theory combine Hawking’s radiation theory …

poorEfficient approach to manufacture 3D high density metal parts

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory researchers have developed a new and more efficient approach to a challenging problem in additive manufacturing — using selective laser melting, namely, the selection of appropriate process parameters that result in parts with desired properties. Selective …

cancerUS crude oil production projected to be 9.3 million barrels per day in 2015

In its first forecast of the nation’s energy position in 2015, the U.S. Energy Information Administration projected Tuesday that oil producers will increase production by about 750,000 barrels of oil per day in 2015. That’s a drop from an expected …

agriculture6K video camera and 4K and 8K super high resolution television

RED Cameras has 6K (6144 x 3160 pixels) digital video cameras that can shoot 86 frames per second and cost $31,000. 6K has over 10x the number of pixels than 1080P. There are some sample still frame captures from the …

air pollutionNew Hampshire Republican Primary Mitt Romney first, Ron Paul second and Huntsman third

With 95% of precincts reporting, it appears that Ron Paul is a solid second behind Mitt Romney Romney 40% 7 Delegates Paul 23% 3 Delegates Huntsman 17% 2 Delegates Gingrich 10% Santorum 9% Perry 1% Under new Republican Party rules, …