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by caltrek
Thu Sep 16, 2021 4:02 pm
Forum: Business & Politics
Topic: Labor Rights News Thread
Replies: 12
Views: 3239

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California Ban on Mandatory Arbitration Clears Ninth Circuit Hurdle by Nick Cahill September 15, 2021 https://www.courthousenews.com/california-ban-on-mandatory-arbitration-clears-ninth-circuit-hurdle/ Introduction: (Courthouse News) — The fight between business groups and California officials over...
by caltrek
Thu Sep 16, 2021 3:33 pm
Forum: Energy & the Environment
Topic: Climate Change News & Discussions
Replies: 111
Views: 36209

Re: Climate Change News & Discussions

Report Shows Nearly All Countries Off Track to Meet Paris Agreement Climate Goals by Daniel Jackson September 15, 2021 https://www.courthousenews.com/report-shows-nearly-all-countries-off-track-to-meet-paris-agreement-climate-goals/ Introduction: (Courthouse News) — Looking at dozens of countries r...
by caltrek
Wed Sep 15, 2021 9:49 pm
Forum: Computers & the Internet
Topic: Social Media & Big Tech news and discussions
Replies: 29
Views: 9680

Re: Social Media & Big Tech news and discussions

Congress Will Investigate Claims that Instagram Harms Teens by Makena Kelly September 15, 2021 https://www.theverge.com/2021/9/15/22675802/facebook-instagram-teens-harm-blumenthal-blackburn-markey-kids Introduction: (The Verge) Two top lawmakers on the Senate Commerce Committee’s panel over consume...
by caltrek
Wed Sep 15, 2021 2:48 pm
Forum: Business & Politics
Topic: USA News and Discussions
Replies: 139
Views: 49181

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California Voters Say No To Recall by Jake Johnson September 15, 2021 https://www.commondreams.org/news/2021/09/15/newsom-urged-deliver-climate-single-payer-california-voters-defeat-recall Introduction: (Common Dreams) California voters on Tuesday roundly defeated an effort to recall Democratic Gov...
by caltrek
Mon Sep 13, 2021 9:50 pm
Forum: Computers & the Internet
Topic: Social Media & Big Tech news and discussions
Replies: 29
Views: 9680

Re: Social Media & Big Tech news and discussions

Twitch Sues Two Users for Harassing Streamers With Hate Raids by Taylor Hatmaker September 13, 2021 https://techcrunch.com/2021/09/13/twitch-hate-raids-lawsuits/ Introduction: (TechCrunch) Twitch filed a lawsuit late last week against two people on its own platform for running automated hate and ha...
by caltrek
Mon Sep 13, 2021 9:05 pm
Forum: Biology & Medicine
Topic: CRISPR & Genetic Engineering News and Discussions
Replies: 28
Views: 10541

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How Colossal Sold Investors on a Quest to Resurrect a Woolly Mammoth by Emma Betuel September 13, 2021 https://techcrunch.com/2021/09/13/how-colossal-sold-investors-on-a-quest-to-resurrect-a-woolly-mammoth/ Introduction: (TechCrunch) There are a growing number of companies interested in CRISPR’s po...
by caltrek
Mon Sep 13, 2021 3:03 pm
Forum: Business & Politics
Topic: Labor Rights News Thread
Replies: 12
Views: 3239

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Dutch Court Rules Uber drivers are Employees, Not Contractors by Molly Quell September 13, 2021 https://www.courthousenews.com/dutch-court-rules-uber-drivers-are-employees-not-contractors/ Introduction The ruling from a three-judge panel in Amsterdam comes only months after a British court also con...
by caltrek
Mon Sep 13, 2021 2:35 pm
Forum: Energy & the Environment
Topic: Energy & the Environment News and Discussions
Replies: 123
Views: 41799

Re: Energy & the Environment News and Discussions

California Lawmakers Go All-in for Offshore Wind by Nick Cahill September 10, 2021 https://www.courthousenews.com/california-lawmakers-go-all-in-for-offshore-wind/ Introduction: SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Courthouse News) — An armada of wind farms is planned for the California coast under new legislation ...
by caltrek
Sat Sep 11, 2021 10:12 pm
Forum: Space
Topic: Space News and Discussions
Replies: 200
Views: 59301

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NASA is Upgrading its Deep Space Network to Keep Up With the Demands of Modern Interplanetary Communications. by David Dickinson September 6, 2021 https://skyandtelescope.org/astronomy-news/nasas-deep-space-network-upgraded/ Introduction: (Sky & Telescope) A key piece of interplanetary communic...
by caltrek
Sat Sep 11, 2021 10:01 pm
Forum: Space
Topic: Space News and Discussions
Replies: 200
Views: 59301

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Doomed Satellite was Equipped With a Drag Sail to Deorbit it After its Mission was Complete by Paul M. Sutter https://www.universetoday.com/152497/doomed-satellite-was-equipped-with-a-drag-sail-to-deorbit-it-after-its-mission-was-complete/#more-152497 Inroduction: (Universe Today) A team at Purdue ...