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Science & Nature
1,000 Years of Glacial Ice Reveals Unexpected Evidence of “Prosperity and Peril” in Europe

Researchers’ ice core drilling camp on Colle Gnifetti in 2015. Two ice cores extracted from this area preserved a continuous one-thousand-year record of European climate and vegetation. Credit: Margit Schwikowski Evidence preserved in glaciers provides continuous climate and vegetation records during major historical events. Europe’s past prosperity and failure, driven by climate changes, has been…

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Can you catch a shiny Cobalion in Pokémon Go? – November 5, 2021

Image via Niantic Cobalion is one of the three legendary Sword of Justice Pokémon that you can capture in Pokémon Go. You’ll have a chance to encounter it in five-star raids from November 5 to 16. You’ll need a small team of players to defeat it. It also has the opportunity to learn the charged…

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Technology
TechCabal Daily – African founders backing each other 🥂

4 NOVEMBER, 2021 Good morning ☀️ ️ Are you an African startup founder, or do you aspire to be one? Then you’re just who we’re looking for! We’re curious to know what you’re curious about as a founder. What aspects of building and running a startup would you like to learn more about? Is it…

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Sports
Spanish footballer confirms he is bisexual following Cavallo announcement

A Spanish footballer has announced that he is bisexual, but has not revealed his name.The news comes a week after 21-year-old Australian player Josh Cavallo announced in a video that he was gay.Cavallo’s announcement was met with overwhelming public support by footballers and other athletes.LigaXavi ‘wants to go home’ as Barca and Al Sadd enter…

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Science & Nature
Sponge Genes Hint at the Origins of Neurons and Other Cells

evolutionBy Viviane CallierNovember 4, 2021A new study of gene expression in sponges reveals the complex diversity of their cells as well as some possibly ancient connections between the nervous, immune and digestive systems.A new atlas of gene expression in the sponge Spongilla has revealed surprising levels of cellular diversity in these primitive animals.Allexxandar / Dreamstime.comWhen…

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Tanzania: Mwinyi Wins Accolades for Excellent Performance

PRESIDENT Samia Suluhu Hassan on Wednesday sent a congratulatory message to her Zanzibar President Dr Hussein Mwinyi, reaffirming her commitment to strengthen relations between the two sides of the Union. President Mwinyi has just completed one year since he took oath of the highest office in the islands on November 2, 2020, after emerging triumphantly…

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Inflation

Photo: 123RF Inflation has surged; the annual increase in the September quarter this year was 4.9 percent. Excluding GST increases, we haven’t seen such figures since 1987. For a whole generation, it hasn’t really been a big deal. We’ve almost taken our eye off the CPI. So today on The Detail, Emile Donovan sits down…

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Entertainment
Indonesian celeb Vanessa Angel and husband killed in East Java highway accident

Indonesian celebrity Vanessa Angel and her husband, Febri “Bibi” Andriansyah, were killed in a single-vehicle collision this afternoon.  The accident occurred on the Jombang section of Nganjuk-Surabaya highway in East Java. There were five people inside the white Pajero SUV at the time of the incident, namely Vanessa, Bibi, their toddler son Gala, the son’s…

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Eritrean migrants struck by train in northern France

/ Europe Issued on: 04/11/2021 – 21:24 Police officers patrol near a migrant camp in Calais, northern France, on October 14, 2021. © Christophe Ena, AP A train running in northern France hit a group of migrants walking along the tracks near Calais, killing one person and injuring three others, local authorities said on Twitter.…

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Mama Mia! Minnie Dlamini’s swimwear snaps have fans drooling [pics]

If there’s one person whose summer body has already fully loaded, it’s Minnie Dlamini … The media personality has shown off her stunning figure, leaving her legion of followers green with envy! The mom-of-one has been busy filming for her movie movie The Honeymoon in the idyllic and picturesque island of Zanzibar And on her…