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Buresh Blog: It’s Summer(!)… Lightning Safety… Yellowstone Flooding Disaster

Jacksonville, FL — “Talking the Tropics With Mike” – updated everyday through the hurricane season. June 21: Summer Solstice. It’s when the tilt of the earth – for the Northern Hemisphere – is toward the sun & the days are some of the longest of the year (more than 14 hours for Jacksonville/NE Fl./SE Ga.). […]

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Science

3D Environment Artist Jacinta Vu Sets the Scene In the NVIDIA Studio | NVIDIA Blog

Editor’s note: This post is part of our weekly In the NVIDIA Studio series, which celebrates featured artists, offers creative tips and tricks, and demonstrates how NVIDIA Studio technology accelerates creative workflows.  3D environment artist Jacinta Vu joins us In the NVIDIA Studio this week, showcasing her video-game-inspired scene Royal Library and 3D content creation […]

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Sports

Alex Hammond blog: Royal Ascot selections, stars, long shots and Stradivarius!

Sky Sports Racing presenter Alex Hammond is gearing up for five spectacular days at Royal Ascot as she takes a look at the potential stories for the week ahead. The most famous meeting of the year has came around again, and this year’s Royal Ascot should be more ‘normal’ after it was run behind closed […]

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Entertainment

‘Movies in the Park’ returning to Des Moines for Summer 2022, starts July 15 | The Waterland Blog

‘Movies in the Park’ are returning to Des Moines Beach and Midway Parks for Summer 202, starting Friday, July 15. This is a free, family-friendly, outdoor movie showing. “Bring a blanket or a low profile chair and stake out your spot early,” organizers said. Movies will start showing at dusk, and concessions may be available […]

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Sports

Hollie Doyle blog: Sky Sports Racing ambassador hoping to write Cazoo Oaks history with Nashwa at Epsom

Sky Sports Racing Ambassador Hollie Doyle considers her chances of becoming the first female jockey to win a British Classic in Friday’s Cazoo Oaks and assesses her three other rides at Epsom. Confidence high after final Oaks workout I have been overwhelmed by the interest from the media and racing fans alike in my ride […]

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US

Microsoft celebrates Pride around the world — even in the metaverse — as we donate to LGBTQIA+ nonprofits, release Xbox Pride controller and more – The Official Microsoft Blog

Pride at Microsoft is a grassroots movement created with and by LGBTQIA+ employees around the world. Our mission is to empower every person and organization on the planet, and we believe that it’s our responsibility to work toward more LGBTQIA+ visibility, equity and equality. We do this year-round, during Pride and every day. Our efforts […]

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Business

Everything we saw and heard at Paul McCartney’s stadium show in Orlando

Tens of thousands of showgoers made the pilgrimage to Orlando’s Camping World stadium for what would be one of only two Florida shows on Paul McCartney’s 2022 “Got Back” tour. The Beatle, Wings-frontman, and prolific solo songwriter has no problem selling out stadium shows. But off the heels of the phenomenon that is Peter Jackson’s […]

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Life Style

The relationship between language and neocolonialism in the aid industry – Devpolicy Blog from the Development Policy Centre

Throughout our work on patriarchy and power, we intersectional feminists learn that the first step towards change is the acknowledgement and recognition of our own situation of power and privilege. Only through this process can we analyse with lucidity the situation we are embedded in, and eventually propose strategies that can challenge the status quo. […]

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Technology

Apple Watch Memorial Day live blog: all the best deals and lowest prices

Refresh 2022-05-28T09:32:55.725Z (Image credit: Apple) Hello! We’re back searching for the best Apple Watch deals around, and we’ve got to be honest – it’s tough! Amazon is pulling up nothing but renewed models (this 41mm Apple Watch Series 7 GPS model, for $303 (opens in new tab), is the best price that we can find […]

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Science

This eco-friendly mansion in Lake Nona just hit the market for $2.7M

Is it possible to build a mansion among Central Florida’s many lakes that doesn’t harm the environment? The builders of this Lake Nona megahome sure tried. The house at 10379 Woodward Winds Drive sits mere steps from the lake that gives the neighborhood its name. To try and strike a balance with nearby nature, the […]