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From: Julius Wong6/15/2019 2:34:20 PM
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Laser Destroys Cancer Cells Circulating in the Blood

The first study of a new treatment in humans demonstrates a noninvasive, harmless cancer killer

spectrum.ieee.org

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From: Julius Wong6/19/2019 8:02:29 AM
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The Trick High-Schoolers Are Using to Boost Their Grades

Alternative schools appeal to students who want to fix a poor grade at school or polish their transcripts with AP or Honors courses

wsj.com

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From: Ron6/21/2019 1:41:29 PM
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Walmart Uses A.I. Powered Cameras to Catch Thieves
theverge.com

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From: Julius Wong6/22/2019 7:12:15 PM
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These Influencers Aren’t Flesh and Blood, Yet Millions Follow Them

nytimes.com

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From: Julius Wong6/22/2019 7:15:52 PM
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DNA Microscope Sees ‘Through the Eyes of the Cell’

A new imaging tool works more like Google Maps than a traditional microscope.

nytimes.com

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From: Julius Wong6/24/2019 8:45:50 AM
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How Big Pharma Suppresses ‘Biosimilars’

Deals with insurers and pharmacy benefit managers at patient and taxpayer expense.

wsj.com

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From: Glenn Petersen6/25/2019 11:44:25 AM
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The rise of the non-religious in the Middle East and nearby

by Tyler Cowen
Marginal Revolution
June 25, 2019 at 12:53 am




Here is the BBC source, which has several other interesting pieces of information, for instance in the polled countries Erdogan is more popular than Putin who in turn is more popular than Trump: 51-28-12% on the approval ratings.

marginalrevolution.com

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From: Julius Wong6/29/2019 7:38:51 AM
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The Downside of 5G: Overwhelmed Cities, Torn-Up Streets, a Decade Until Completion

As carriers launch their 5G networks, the promise of superfast wireless is clashing with the reality of the rollout; ‘the real onslaught has not yet begun’

wsj.com

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From: Julius Wong6/29/2019 8:49:07 PM
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Faster, cleaner, less expensive method of dry cleaning

phys.org

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From: Julius Wong6/30/2019 11:19:15 AM
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Controlling deadly malaria without chemicals

phys.org

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