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Nearly 193 million Indonesians are eligible to vote in presidential and legislative elections on Wednesday. President Joko Widodo, the first Indonesian president from outside the Jakarta elite, is competing against Prabowo Subianto, a former special forces general from the era of authoritarian rule under military dictator Suharto. Some election facts and figures: BY THE NUMBERS The election is a huge logistical exercise...
“Patient Zero” offers a cautionary tale about how speedily one of the most infectious pathogens on the planet can spread. Last month, a traveler raising money for charity in Brooklyn’s ultra-Orthodox Jewish community drove through the night to Detroit — his next fundraising stop. He felt sick en route and saw a doctor when he got there. But the doctor,...

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South Korean president calls for another summit with Kim Jong-un

President Moon Jae-in calls for ‘concrete and practical discussions’. South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Monday he’s ready for a fourth summit...

Electrical Implant to Aid Brain-Damaged Woman

A pilot study offers “a very promising start” in the effort to help people recover from traumatic brain injuries. More than 3...

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On Tuesday, delegates from across the Nature Network gathered in Ottawa for the first ever #NatureDay on Parliament Hill. Organized in collaboration with Ontario Nature, the day was, by all counts, a success: 50 delegates from...
“Patient Zero” offers a cautionary tale about how speedily one of the most infectious pathogens on the planet can spread. Last month, a traveler raising money for charity in Brooklyn’s ultra-Orthodox Jewish community drove through the...
A pilot study offers “a very promising start” in the effort to help people recover from traumatic brain injuries. More than 3 million Americans live with disabling brain injuries. The vast majority of these individuals are...

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Ways to be green without also being broke

Kermit got it wrong: Being green can be easy — at least when it comes to owning a green home. Though some...

Electrical Implant to Aid Brain-Damaged Woman

A pilot study offers “a very promising start” in the effort to help people recover from traumatic brain injuries. More than 3...

Nature Day 2019 was a success! Mobilizing support for protected areas...

On Tuesday, delegates from across the Nature Network gathered in Ottawa for the first ever #NatureDay on Parliament Hill. Organized in collaboration...