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CES 2019: Everything you need to know about the annual consumer electronics show in Las Vegas – dates, schedule, online stream, tickets, more

This year’s Consumer Electronics Show – CES 2019 – will take place Jan. 8-11, and will likely continue the trend of being the largest U.S. event for the consumer tech industry. Several companies have already dropped teases for announcements they could make at this year’s CES, ranging from further iterations of existing hardware to brand-new innovations.  Here’s all the […]

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Prolonged exposure to pollutant particles was shown to reduce the output of workers in China — ScienceDaily

Economists from the National University of Singapore (NUS) have completed an extensive study which reveals that exposure to air pollution over several weeks is not just unhealthy, it can also reduce employee productivity. Associate Professor Alberto Salvo from the Department of Economics at the NUS Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences and an author of […]

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Extreme weather events 2018: 2018’s top 3 most expensive climate-driven events took place in U.S., report says

A report published Thursday by Christian Aid, a U.K.-based charity, found that 2018’s top three most expensive climate-driven events worldwide took place in the United States. They were hurricanes Florence and Michael, followed by California’s wildfires. With 12 distinct billion-dollar events tallied so far in the U.S., 2018 also ranks fourth among the years with […]

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