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Sikh temple focuses on educating community on second day of remembrance

OAK CREEK, Wis. (CBS 58) — Prayers are continuing at Sikh Temple Wisconsin as they pay respects to the seven people killed there in 2012 by a gunman carrying out a hate crime. Organizers say it’s all to promote cultural understanding to stop things like that from happening again. Hundreds came out Saturday, Aug. 6, […]

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Science

Carmel High School student paper focuses on environment | Indiana Environmental Reporter

As we approached the end of the school year, the HiLite staff wanted to explore nontraditional ways to tell journalistic stories. Inspired by other high school newspapers, we decided to develop a themed issue, focused specifically on one subject. Practically unanimously, we agreed upon our theme: the environment. When developing the issue, we decided to […]

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Canada

Learning outside: new summer program focuses on Indigenous practices | CBC News

For high school students like Julia Parenteau, learning during a global pandemic was a challenge.  “I am so used to learning, being in a classroom, but as a high school student, I find it very stressful. It’s not that fun. I wake up in the morning and I don’t want to go to school,” said […]

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Web3 Watch: GameStop Opens NFT Marketplace, Magic Eden Fund Focuses on Web3 Gaming – Blockworks

Crypto Punk #4464 was the top NFT sale of the week, which sold on Tuesday for 2,500 ETH, or $2.6 million Ethereum Name Service domain names has the highest sales of any NFT collection in the past 24 hours A Playboy-themed immersive social and gaming experience is coming to The Sandbox metaverse. Playboy Land will […]

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Science

Sezad forum focuses on environment protection and preservation

Muscat: The Special Economic Zone at Duqm (Sezad) organised the first Environment Forum today, with the collaboration of a group of companies specialised in providing environmental services and consultancy, and other corporates operating in the zone. The forum was presided over by Eng. Ahmed bin Hassan Al Dheeb, Deputy Chairman of the Public Authority for […]

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Science

District focuses on better environment for business, living, entertainment and tourism

Ti Gong Yangpu Binjiang riverside Yangpu adheres to realizing, maintaining and developing the fundamental interests of the overwhelming majority of its people, pays overall attention to the bottom line, basic needs and quality of people’s livelihoods, and solidly promotes common prosperity. It comprehensively coordinates the layout of production, living and ecology, optimizes the environment to […]

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Tencent focuses on metaverse development with new extended reality unit – Digital TV Europe

Chinese tech giant Tencent has launched a dedicated ‘extended reality’ unit, as the company looks to heavily invest in the metaverse. The company announced the unit’s creation to staff earlier this week (via Reuters), with it charged with building Tencent’s extended reality business across software and hardware. The unit will be led by Tencent Games […]

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Science

Irrigation scheme focuses on environment

Driving around rural North Otago is probably the most rewarding aspect of Mike Searle’s job. For that was when the North Otago Irrigation Company (NOIC) environmental manager saw waterways fenced off, riparian plantings, farms in “tip-top condition” with green grass and healthy animals. And that was satisfying to see. The NOIC scheme, officially opened in […]

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Pets

Peyton ranch focuses on veterans and their pets

PEYTON, Colo. — A new center in Peyton plans to help soldiers and front line workers with their mental health, while also keeping their animals safe when they are given orders to go overseas. The Wild Loon Ranch Canine Lodge and Adventure Center held its grand opening over the weekend of June 11. Owner El […]

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World

Fighting focuses on Donbas, but Putin has not given up on Kharkiv – or Kyiv

After three months of full-scale war against Ukraine, in which ground troops invaded from several directions and missiles hit targets across the country, right up to the western border with Poland, the focus of the current phase of the conflict is back on the region where Russia has been fighting Ukraine for the past eight […]