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How to (Literally) Drive the Coronavirus Away

How to (Literally) Drive the Coronavirus Away

How to (Literally) Drive the Coronavirus Away How to (Literally) Drive the Coronavirus Away Because it’s not always practical to have all the windows wide open, especially in the depths of winter, Dr. Mathai and his colleagues also modeled several other options. They found that while the most intuitive-seeming solution — having the driver and the passenger each roll down …

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India’s Covid-19 Vaccine Drive Begins

India’s Covid-19 Vaccine Drive Begins

India’s Covid-19 Vaccine Drive Begins India’s Covid-19 Vaccine Drive Begins PUNE, India — India on Friday was preparing to launch one of the most ambitious and complex nationwide campaigns in its history: the rollout of coronavirus vaccines to 1.3 billion people, an undertaking that will stretch from the perilous reaches of the Himalayas to the dense jungles of the country’s …

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Jobs, Houses and Cows: China’s Costly Drive to Erase Extreme Poverty

Jobs, Houses and Cows: China’s Costly Drive to Erase Extreme Poverty

Jobs, Houses and Cows: China’s Costly Drive to Erase Extreme Poverty Jobs, Houses and Cows: China’s Costly Drive to Erase Extreme Poverty JIEYUAN VILLAGE, China — When the Chinese government offered free cows to farmers in Jieyuan, villagers in the remote mountain community were skeptical. They worried officials would ask them to return the cattle later, along with any calves …

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Our Digital Lives Drive a Brick-and-Mortar Boom in Data Centers

Our Digital Lives Drive a Brick-and-Mortar Boom in Data Centers

Our Digital Lives Drive a Brick-and-Mortar Boom in Data Centers Our Digital Lives Drive a Brick-and-Mortar Boom in Data Centers Goldman Sachs announced in October an investment of up to $500 million in data center infrastructure, and the private equity firms Blackstone and KKR have recently announced data center investments. Real estate investment trusts focused on data centers delivered returns …

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Burning Fossil Fuels Helped Drive Earth’s Most Massive Extinction

Burning Fossil Fuels Helped Drive Earth’s Most Massive Extinction

Burning Fossil Fuels Helped Drive Earth’s Most Massive Extinction Burning Fossil Fuels Helped Drive Earth’s Most Massive Extinction Paleontologists call it the Permian-Triassic mass extinction, but it has another name: “the Great Dying.” It happened about 252 million years ago, and, over the course of just tens of thousands of years, 96 percent of all life in the oceans and, …

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A London Caper With a Car James Bond Would Never Drive

A London Caper With a Car James Bond Would Never Drive

A London Caper With a Car James Bond Would Never Drive A London Caper With a Car James Bond Would Never Drive What the burglars lacked in panache, they made up for in their ability to stymie the London police after stealing a valuable collection of handguns brandished by James Bond himself in three movies. On Monday, the Metropolitan Police …

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‘Drive the Blade In’: Xi Shakes Up China’s Law-and-Order Forces

‘Drive the Blade In’: Xi Shakes Up China’s Law-and-Order Forces

‘Drive the Blade In’: Xi Shakes Up China’s Law-and-Order Forces ‘Drive the Blade In’: Xi Shakes Up China’s Law-and-Order Forces Across China, police officers, judges, prosecutors and feared state security agents have been studying Mao’s methods for political purges, absorbing them as guidance for a new Communist Party drive against graft, abuses and disloyalty in their ranks. The campaign is …

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Join the Final Drive To Suffrage

Join the Final Drive To Suffrage

Join the Final Drive To Suffrage Join the Final Drive To Suffrage On June 4, 1919, the Susan B. Anthony Amendment came before the Senate. It was the fifth time that the proposal — first introduced in 1878, and already approved by the House of Representatives — had been put to senators; four months earlier, it had fallen short by …

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Assad slams new wide-ranging US sanctions, saying they’re part of drive to ‘choke’ Syrians

Assad slams new wide-ranging US sanctions, saying they're part of drive to 'choke' Syrians

Assad slams new wide-ranging US sanctions, saying they’re part of drive to ‘choke’ Syrians Assad slams new wide-ranging US sanctions, saying they’re part of drive to ‘choke’ Syrians The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has lashed out at US sanctions on the country, …

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Beijing Launches Another Demolition Drive, This Time in Its Bucolic Suburbs

Beijing Launches Another Demolition Drive, This Time in Its Bucolic Suburbs

Beijing Launches Another Demolition Drive, This Time in Its Bucolic Suburbs Beijing Launches Another Demolition Drive, This Time in Its Bucolic Suburbs The people who would destroy the village came in the middle of the night last week. Hundreds of guards breached the wall surrounding the village and began banging on the doors of the 140 courtyard homes there, waking …

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