How Dirt Can Clean the Air
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT
Soil management doesn't sound snazzy, but scientists say it offers huge potential for keeping carbon emissions in the ground - and out of the atmosphere. A paper published this week in the journal Scientific Reports estimates that improved land-use practices could increase the amount of carbon stored in the top layer of soils worldwide by between 0.9 and 1.85 billion metric tons each year.
Speeches: Remarks on Human Rights/Religious Freedom in Sudan
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:50:04 GMT
Asalaam Alaikam . I am honored to join all of you here today. I would like to first thank the leaders of the Al-Neelain Mosque for hosting us today and for their gracious hospitality.
New study hopes to empower parents of children with autism
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 05:00:00 GMT
Early diagnosis and intervention for a child with autism spectrum disorder can help change the trajectory of their life. While children can be diagnosed with autism as early as 18-24 months of age, most children are diagnosed between 4-5 years old.
So Many Bernie Bernsteins - So Little Time
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 23:51:00 GMT
Well, first things first: He - or, more accurately, it - is a disembodied voice that has become a supporting character in the brouhaha surrounding Roy Moore, the U.S. Senate candidate in Alabama who has been accused of sexual abuse by nine women. Earlier this week, an unknown ally of Moore sent a fake robocall to households in Alabama saying that he was "Bernie Bernstein," an ersatz reporter for the Washington Post.
Newbury Alumnus, Jason Santos, to Open 'Mexicali' Restauranta
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:13:35 GMT
Newbury alumnus, Chef Jason Santos, will open a new MexiCali restaurant, Cirtus & Salt, in Boston's Back Bay on Monday November 20. If you've been in Boston for a bit, you may have dined at one of Chef Jason Santos's restaurants: closed Back Bay Harry's with plans to revamp it into Citrus & Salt .
Boy Scouts in Darien's Troop 53 camped on Mount Everett in Massachusetts on Nov. 11.
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:12:10 GMT
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Secrets of long life arena t easy to decode; DNA may give clue
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:10:17 GMT
In a handout photo, Dorothy Peel, 108, of London, signs the consent form to participate in the supercentenarian study. James Clement, a professed citizen-scientist, has scoured the globe for supercentenarians, aged 110 and older, willing to contribute their genomes to a rare scientific cache.