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The Disruption of Weddings, Then and Now

The Disruption of Weddings, Then and Now

The Disruption of Weddings, Then and Now The Disruption of Weddings, Then and Now Deany Keith was 16 and living with her family in Corning, N.Y., when her brother, Preston Douglas Powers, a soldier in World War II, sent her a silk German parachute he found while on the beach in Normandy, France, on D-Day. It was 1944 and parachutes …

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A Hitchhiker’s Guide to an Ancient Geomagnetic Disruption

A Hitchhiker’s Guide to an Ancient Geomagnetic Disruption

A Hitchhiker’s Guide to an Ancient Geomagnetic Disruption A Hitchhiker’s Guide to an Ancient Geomagnetic Disruption About 42,000 years ago, Earth was beset with oddness. Its magnetic field collapsed. Ice sheets surged across North America, Australasia and the Andes. Wind belts shifted across the Pacific and Southern Oceans. Prolonged drought hit Australia; that continent’s biggest mammals went extinct. Humans took …

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GCSE and A-levels to be marked more generously next year in light of Covid disruption

England under pressure to follow Wales decision to cancel exams

GCSE and A-levels to be marked more generously next year in light of Covid disruption GCSE and A-levels to be marked more generously next year in light of Covid disruption Students will have their GCSE and A-levels marked more generously next year, the education secretary has announced along with other changes aimed at making grading as fair as possible amid …

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Labour calls for exam changes to make them ‘truly fair to all pupils’ amid Covid disruption

<p>Labour has called for changes to next year’s exams amid pandemic</p>

Labour calls for exam changes to make them ‘truly fair to all pupils’ amid Covid disruption Labour calls for exam changes to make them ‘truly fair to all pupils’ amid Covid disruption Labour has called for changes to exams next year to make them “truly fair to all pupils” amid coronavirus-related disruption to education.  Kate Green, the shadow education secretary, …

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Law firm ‘inundated’ with calls from students unhappy with tuition fees amid Covid disruption

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Law firm ‘inundated’ with calls from students unhappy with tuition fees amid Covid disruption Law firm ‘inundated’ with calls from students unhappy with tuition fees amid Covid disruption A law firm has been “inundated” with calls from students unhappy with the tuition fees they are paying this term. Universities have had to adapt campuses and courses during the coronavirus pandemic …

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Climate Disruption Is Now Locked In. The Next Moves Will Be Crucial.

Climate Disruption Is Now Locked In. The Next Moves Will Be Crucial.

Climate Disruption Is Now Locked In. The Next Moves Will Be Crucial. Climate Disruption Is Now Locked In. The Next Moves Will Be Crucial. If we cut emissions rapidly, about one-seventh of the world’s population will suffer severe heat waves every few years. Failure to do so doubles or triples that number. If we act now, sea levels could rise …

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Polio and Measles Could Surge After Disruption of Vaccine Programs

Polio and Measles Could Surge After Disruption of Vaccine Programs

Polio and Measles Could Surge After Disruption of Vaccine Programs Polio and Measles Could Surge After Disruption of Vaccine Programs The widespread interruption of routine immunization programs around the world during the coronavirus pandemic is putting 80 million children under 1 year old at risk of contracting deadly, vaccine-preventable diseases, according to a report Friday by the World Health Organization, …

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