Month

November 2019
November 6, 20195:00 PM ET PAOLO ZIALCITA A person holding a PlayStation 4 controller. China is imposing curfews and regulations on video game playing minors. Bebeto Matthews/AP Chinese officials are cracking down on youth online gaming, which they say negatively affects the health and learning of minors. Official guidelines released Tuesday outline a new curfew...
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A selection of articles: Breeders accuse, among others, the power lines at high and very high voltage to be at the origin of their ills. (© Adobestock illustration) -Source: https://actu.fr/enquetes/ondes-et-champs-electromagnetiques/enquete-champs-ondes-electromagnetiques-nouveau-scandale-environnemental_28886281.html?fbclid=IwAR1XKLtreNI_GoirawrbkK9LF1GQVFpVr8__KHZO4erdY11ykaJgCC5owi8 Original article in French. 4 Nov 19 at 17:21 Excerpts: Farmers are accusing electromagnetic radiation of high voltage lines, wind turbines or relay antennas killing their...
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  We find our speakers through a combination of literature reviews and calls with experts and community leaders. This year, we wanted to share the fruits of that research. Sources written by or featuring our speakers are listed first and are followed by other sources in alphabetical order. General Historical Background: In Our Times, “The Poor...
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Bloomberg Markets and Finance Nov.05 — FCC Chairman Ajit Pai discusses security concerns surrounding Chinese network vendors, the potential merger of T-Mobile US Inc. and Sprint Corp, and political advertising on social media. He speaks with Bloomberg’s Shery Ahn on “Bloomberg Markets.”
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Image Credit: Chris Teale Author Chris Teale@chris_teale Published Nov. 6, 2019 Dive Brief: During a speech at the DC5G conference, Sara Neff, senior vice president for sustainability at the Kilroy Realty Corporation, outlined two environmental scenarios that could come in the wake of 5G: “5Genia” or “5G-rbage”. In her “5Genia” scenario, Neff said 5G technology could enable all...
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by Elise McGlashan, PhD & Parisa Vidafar, PhD on November 5, 2019 in Clocks in the Spotlight Image credit: Olivia Walch (Twitter: @OliviaWalch; website: www.oliviawalch.com)  Humans evolved in an environment with only very bright (sun) or very dim (moon or fire) sources of light. Today, artificial lighting enables us to spend hours per day at intermediate light levels. Our recent study shows...
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PNAS June 11, 2019 116 (24) 12019-12024; first published May 28, 2019 https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1901824116 Significance: Electric lighting has fundamentally altered how the human circadian clock synchronizes to the day/night cycle. Exposure to light after dusk is pervasive in the modern world. We examined group-level sensitivity of the circadian system to evening light and the degree to which sensitivity varies between individuals. We...
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PMID: 31151182 PMCID: PMC6600143 DOI: 10.3390/ijms20112662 Abstract Head and neck cancer encompass different malignancies that develop in and around the throat, larynx, nose, sinuses and mouth. Most head and neck cancers are squamous cell carcinomas (HNSCC) that arise in the flat squamous cells that makeup the thin layer of tissue on the surface of anatomical structures in the head and...
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David Carpenter, M. D., professor and former Dean of the University at Albany School of Public Health, discusses wireless radiation and its impact on public health, particularly children. This is an edited version of a longer presentation made in April, 2019 in Shrewsbury, MA.
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The Department of Defense announced Thursday it will begin testing the fifth generation of telecommunications technology, referred to as 5G, at four U.S. military bases. NOVEMBER 04, 2019 The Department of Defense announced Thursday it will begin testing the fifth generation of telecommunications technology, referred to as 5G, at four U.S. military bases. Joint Base...
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