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After Talking to Firefighters, a Startup Created a Tool That Maps Every California Tree to Help Predict Fire Spread

A new state of the art satellite imaging program will allow California fire authorities to map every individual tree in the state as a means to better plan and monitor for fires. The catastrophic fires typifying the last few fire seasons in California’s forests have had scientists brainstorming new and better ways to combat them, […]

Sport

What the Heck, Episode 25: Mike Rodriguez, Kevin Croom, Kevin Holland and Brandon Royval

On this week’s episode of What the Heck, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck speaks with Kevin Croom (4:28) to recap his memorable 31-second submission win over Roosevelt Roberts in his UFC debut debut at UFC Vegas 10 this past Saturday, what happened when he was slated to face Alex Caceres at UFC Vegas 8, his strong […]

Lifestyle

What parents and caregivers need to know about teen suicide

Is your teen at risk of suicide? While no teen is immune, there are factors that can make some adolescents more vulnerable than others. Understand how to tell if your teen might be suicidal and where to turn for help and treatment. What makes teens vulnerable to suicide? Many teens who attempt or die by […]

Business

German startup sennder acquires Uber’s European freight business

German freight startup sennder said on Wednesday it had acquired Uber’s European freight business in an all-stock deal that will see the U.S. ride hailing company become a minority shareholder. The deal marks the second acquisition this year by Berlin-based sennder, a digital freight forwarder founded in 2015 that specialises in full-truck loads, as it […]

Technology

Fortnite receives full ray tracing support tomorrow

At its recent Ampere event, Nvidia revealed that Fortnite, one of the most popular games in the world, is receiving the full suite of ray tracing effects and DLSS 2.0 support. We now know when the graphical upgrade is arriving: tomorrow, September 17.Nvidia pushed real-time ray tracing as one of the best reasons for upgrading […]

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Bone Broth Strengthens Immunity, Body, and Joints, And You Don’t Need To Spend A Bunch To Make It

For several years now, collagen-rich bone broth—created by boiling bones to extract the gelatin and marrow within—has become popular on the health and wellness magazine circuit. And for good reason. The simple dish confers a set of valuable nutrients, like glutamine and collagen, that are uncommon in other foods. According to Healthline, animal bones are […]

Sport

Bellator announces full card for Sept. 26 Milan event

The first of three upcoming Bellator shows in Italy has its lineup card filled. Thirteen fights are now official for the Sept. 26 show, which takes place at Allianz Cloud in Milan, the promotion announced via press release Thursday. In addition to the previously announced middleweight headliner of Fabian Edwards (9-0) vs. Costello van Steenis […]

Lifestyle

Tweets show vapers rarely use e-cigarettes to quit smoking or improve health

The vast majority of Twitter users who vape with JUUL e-cigarettes are not using the devices to stop smoking or to improve their health, according to a research team led by University of Utah Health scientists. The researchers say this finding, which challenges JUUL’s stated mission of improving smokers’ lives, could help hone anti-smoking and […]

Business

Color blind? How boardroom diversity data eludes advocates

Last month CtW Investment Group urged Fresenius Medical Care AG to add diverse directors to its board. The group determined the German company lacked diversity by studying photos of directors and reviewing their backgrounds online to determine their race. “It’s a very crude way,” Dieter Waizenegger, executive director of labor-affiliated CtW, acknowledged in an interview […]

Technology

Ubisoft reveals PC system requirements for Watch Dogs: Legion

Ubisoft’s highly anticipated Watch Dogs: Legion comes out on October 29, with the publisher now revealing PC specs for the game to let players know what hardware they’ll need to play on 1080p low, 1080p high, 1440p high and 4K ultra settings.Only time can tell whether Ubisoft’s idea of letting gamers play with millions of […]