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3 research-based ways to cope with the uncertainties of pandemic life

Don't assume that something you're uncertain about will have a terrible outcome.LWA-Dann Tardif/Stone via Getty ImagesIt’s 1:36 a.m. and I’ve just gotten my daughter back to sleep after she threw up violently. She has no fever, no cough, ...

Pandemic crushes Guyana’s dreams of big oil profits as ‘resource curse’ looms over oil-producing nations

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo with Guyana's president, Mohamed Irfaan Ali, Sept. 18. Pompeo is the first U.S. secretary of state to visit the tiny South American country. AFP via Getty ImagesThis yea...

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How can smoke from West Coast fires cause red sunsets in New York?

A red hazy sunset over Indiana caused by wildfire smoke from the Western U.S. SOPA Images/LightRocket va Getty ImagesIf you are one of the millions of people in the Midwest and Eastern U.S. who turned...

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Retiring early can be bad for the brain

Continuing to engage in mental challenges keeps the brain from deteriorating in early retirement. Westend61/Getty ImagesThe Research Brief is a short take about interesting academic work.The big ideaP...

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Voting while God is watching – does having churches as polling stations sway the ballot?

Primary voters at St. Joseph Church in Dover, New Hampshire.Craig F. Walker/Globe Staff via Getty ImagesHouses of worship may be busier than usual come Election Day as Americans head to the polls rath...

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SARS-CoV-2 infection can block pain, opening up unexpected new possibilities for research into pain relief medication

The spike protein on SARS-CoV-2 interferes with pain perception. SEBASTIAN KAULITZKI/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY/Getty ImagesImagine being infected with a deadly virus that makes you impervious to pain. By ...

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Que la pandemia no te impida observar el cielo estrellado y la Luna: aquí 5 opciones para hacerlo en casa

A medida que la Tierra se mueve alrededor del Sol, aparecen diferentes estrellas y constelaciones para que pueda disfrutar de nuevas vistas durante todo el año. Allexxandar via iStock/GettyImag...

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Ginsburg's legal victories for women led to landmark anti-discrimination rulings for the LGBTQ community, too

Michael Widomski, left, and David Hagedorn at the makeshift memorial for Justice Ginsburg in front of the U.S. Supreme Court on Sept. 20, 2020 in Washington, DC. Ginsburg officiated their wedding in 2...

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Scientists don't share their findings for fun – they want their research to make a difference

Scientists talk about their research because they want their expertise to guide real-world decisions.Frederic J. Brown/AFP via Getty ImagesThe Research Brief is a short take about interesting academic...

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Why you're getting so many political text messages right now

You just got another – yes, another – political text message.goodvector/iStock via Getty ImagesText messages and emails from political campaigns are pouring into Americans’ phones an...

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US-China fight over fishing is really about world domination

China has clashed with neighbors over its fishing in the contested South China Sea, pictured here. Controversially, Chinese fishermen also venture as far as Argentina and Ecuador.Yao Feng/VCG via Gett...

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Entertainment News

Musik Radio Promotions - Opening the World For Indie Artists Music

Industry without inspiration never leaves a lasting impact. Hard work and discipline often produce a reliable product but, without the spark of love behind its creation, posterity will take a dim view of its ultimate worth. Ten years ago, worldwi...

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The Musical Journey of Lamont Dozier, Jr.

I was quite young when music entered my life. Music always had a role in my household, being that my mother, Elizabeth Ann Dozier, was a musician and the choir director for the church that I and my sisters grew up in. My mother also taught clas...

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Actor Thorn Castillo is the “New Face of Schick”

Last year, just after my acting and modeling career had started taking off, I heard some interesting advice from Robert Downey Jr. during an interview on Sam Jones’ series “Off Camera.” Talking about his own early experiences, he said something l...

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SHERYL LEE RALPH 2020 Creative and Political Projects

COVID-19 has wreaked havoc on our day to day lives – but Tony nominated and Spirit Award winning actress/activist Sheryl Lee Ralph is booked and busy with her ongoing slate of dynamic TV, literary, political and entrepreneurial projects, revealin...

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GREYE RELEASES MUSIC VIDEO TO SUPPORT ACCLAIMED NEW SINGLE

Greye’s explosive new single “So Far So Good” is the perfect intro to the band’s new, harder-edged direction, an amped up way to experience all the dynamic elements Greye is known for.This explosive new single “So Far So Good” is the perfect intr...

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GLORIA LORING RETURNS WITH “THE BEST OF ME” SEPTEMBER 18th

GLORIA LORING The Best of Me   There is something beautiful about artists whose insight into the human condition allows them to create works that, even beyond their original intention, emotionally and intuitively meet the moment and help us ...

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Metropolitan Business News

MODEL/ACTOR THORN CASTILLO IS THE “NEW FACE” OF SCHICK STYLIST

In 2019, just as his multi-faceted career was taking off, Thorn Castillo heard Robert Downey Jr. offer a sage bit of advice during an interview on photographer/director Sam Jones’ acclaimed multi-...

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New Research Highlights Opportunities for Sports Betting

Revenue Stream for Sports’ Post-COVID-19 Recovery Strategies New Rochelle, NY, June 1, 2020— Twenty-four states have now legalized sports betting, with more states considering legalization la...

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How to make overseas transfers easier?

Mainstream banks can charge as much as $20 just to process a basic international money transfer. Fortunately, today people are not doomed to handling personal finances only through mainstream gl...

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The flourishing international market of fragrance and perfume

There is something special and unique about the art of fragrance. This is a big world and there are quite literally a lot of smells around at any given time. In fact, as one of the five human senses i...

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Impact of good marketing on sales

Sales and marketing are brothers as they go hand and in hand. The job of both of these departments is to generate revenue so that an organization can make money. A company that does not generate rev...

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7 effective tips for increasing sales in retail

It seems that retailers have drawn a difficult lot in the 21st century: competition from online retail is growing steadily. After all, Internet retailers can sell your products at significantly lowe...

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