Researchers Blast Algae, Invasive Plants With UV Rays to Keep Lake Tahoe Blue

Scientists are battling threats to Tahoe’s clarity posed by development and climate change with a goal of eventually returning to its historical clear depth of 100 feet. A white, dinner plate-sized disc used to measure clarity was visible last year at an average depth of 62.7 feet.

Plant extracts could be key to new Māori-led export sector

Called Molecularly Imprinted Polymers, the technology had been around since the 1930s but Ligar was the first company in the world to use it at scale. It could also filter out contaminants, like pesticides in wine for example, Slaughter said.

City Continues Tree Damage Pickup, Power Restoration Following Storm

To address tree damage throughout the community, the City will be providing an initial pass to clear damaged trees along the right of way. Additionally, a one-time special tree damage pickup for residents starting on Monday, Aug. 17 will be provided. This is for tree damage caused by the storm only; please do not include […]

SOUTHERN KADUNA: ‘Use report on 1992 crisis to avert further killings’

READ ALSO: Nigeria, Chad agree to sustain tempo on Boko Haram “Troops have also sustained the clearance operations, aggressive patrols and Intelligence Surveillance Reconnaissance missions, sustained air offensive operations as well as artillery and aerial bombardments in the theatre of operation,” he said.

Saudi ex-spy chief’s lawsuit spotlights secret power plays

Graft allegations against Aljabri have met with scepticism in the American intelligence community, with one former CIA official telling AFP: “Everyone in the US who knows Dr Saad and Saudi Arabia and knows what MBS is capable of, would not believe that.”

New NHS Test and Trace app powered by Apple and Google set to launch today

A source said: “We are confident this version of the app will prove more reliable in trials and will soon be ready for national roll-out.” The app was initially billed as a vital part of NHS Track and Trace but is now seen as playing a merely supportive role.

2020 BMW M3 Render Imagines The High-Powered Sports Sedan

With blacked-out accents and carbon fiber touches here and there, this imaginary M3 is looking mighty fine, although we would do something about that big gap around the wheels. A bigger set of alloys with skinnier tires should do the trick, while a black tint for the rear windows would complete the look.


Several neighborhoods in Mazzochi’s district have served as pilot communities for various categories of 5G wireless small cell units, and they are not happy with the early rollout results. After hundreds of Western Springs and Hinsdale residents called for expanded local control over 5G sites, Mazzochi filed House Bill 5818, the “Protect Me From 5G […]

Amazon app quiz August 14, 2020: Get answers to these five questions to win Sony 1000XM3 headphones for free

Amazon app quiz is now live. In today’s quiz, the e-tailer is giving its participants a stand a chance to win Sony 1000XM3 headphones for free. Name of the winner of today’s quiz will be announced on August 15. The daily app quiz on Amazon starts at 8am and continues till 12pm. The quiz usually […]

Czech PM reiterates sovereignty in foreign affairs after Pompeo’s visit

“We are a sovereign country, we treat these countries quite standardly like everyone else,” the prime minister said to Mlada fronta Dnes (MF Dnes), one of the largest newspaper in the country after Pompeo launched a tirade against Russia and China during his visit.