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AI

Data science to help battle fires
Researchers are building tools so officials can use data to learn how to rebuild communities devastated by natural disasters. Artificial intelligence lets computers predict and find insights from that data. By analyzing historical disaster information, publicly available census data and predictive models of risk and resilience, tools will be able to identify and prioritize key decisions, like what kinds of infrastructure investments to make. https://patch.com/california/across-ca/data-science-could-help-californians-battle-future-wildfires
13th November 2019 by lynnwood 0 Comments
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Artistic

Hilda Palafox - Mexican Artist
Hilda Palafox’s search for tranquility, stoicism and feminism is consistently present in her work. Hilda graduated from Escuela de Diseño del Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes in Mexico City and being active since 2013. Hilda's work ranges from group shows, brand collaborations and mural festivals, persevering as one of the most important female artists in her country. She has been privileged to portrait her work in illustrations, canvases, murals and media such as ceramics, always maintaining a graceful focus. Most importantly growing within her concepts, exploring the boundaries of character and composition in a perpetual sense of romanticism. https://www.instagram.com/poni/
11th November 2019 by make-happen 1 Comments
(2 vote(s), average 5 out of 5)
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Artistic

Decorating with Antique Machinery
Putting an antique tractor behind a display of autumn color makes it more interesting. Seen at a farm selling fruit and vegetables on Long Island NY.
11th November 2019 by sabrabrock 0 Comments
(3 vote(s), average 5 out of 5)
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Wellbeing

Historic equal pay deal for women in sport
Australia’s women’s and men’s national soccer teams will earn the same pay as part of a history-making new pay structure. And all commercial revenues associated with both teams will be split evenly. The Matildas have secured  an equal 24% split of national team revenue generation with the Socceroos. The NSW Government is supporting the bid to host the FIFA Women's World Cup in 2023.https://thewomensgame.com/news/the-pay-deal-that-stopped-a-nation-the-incredible-world-reaction-to-matildas-equal-pay-533652
10th November 2019 by IdeaSpies 2 Comments
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Industrial

Your roof covered in tiny sunflower-like solar collectors
Imagine your roof covered in tiny sunflower-like solar collectors that provide all the energy you need to run your home. Sound farfetched? Yesterday, maybe; today, not so much. Researchers at UCLA and the California Nanosystems Institute have developed technology that could make a roof of tiny sunflowers a reality. www.forbes.com/sites/kevinmurnane/2019/11/08/tiny-solar-collectors-that-track-the-movement-of-the-sun-could-power-your-home-one-day/
10th November 2019 by lynnwood 0 Comments
(2 vote(s), average 5 out of 5)
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Startup

Unlocking potential through coworking, community connection and access to low-cost childcare
Coworking sessions with childcare are unlocking the creativity and productivity of mothers in Canberra. Providing headspace, a network of others, Cowork Coplay provides opportunities to work on business and professional projects. https://www.facebook.com/coworkcoplay/
8th November 2019 by Claire Harris... 1 Comments
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