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Public input sought by NSF for environmental review of TMT | University of Hawaiʻi System News

The National Science Foundation (NSF) is seeking public input on whether it should move forward with a formal environmental review for the construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) on Maunakea on Hawaiʻi Island. The process begins with a series of public meetings on Hawaiʻi Island August 9–12. An open comment period runs through September […]

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Showbiz

Doctor Who’s Ncuti Gatwa details his ‘exciting’ input into Time Lord role

“This role and show means so much to so many around the world, including myself, and each one of my incredibly talented predecessors has handled that unique responsibility and privilege with the utmost care.” Before Ncuti can take the wheel, fans will first say goodbye to the show’s first female doctor, Jodie Whittaker. The actress […]

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Health

Genealogy: Central State Hospital seeking input for project

Sooner or later, if we do enough family research, we’re going to find someone in the family who was sent to a mental institution. These were very large hospitals, built and operated by the state, and were prominent from the mid-1800s through the mid-1900s. In an era when mental illness was little understood and severe […]

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Gaming

Apex Legends Update Finally Fixes Xbox Input Lag

Two weeks after Apex Legends received an update that broke the game for next-gen Xbox players, Respawn has released an update that remedies the input lag issue that first appeared after the Awakening Collection Event went live with the 13.1 patch. We just pushed a small update to @PlayApex to help address issues with input […]

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Gaming

Respawn finally patches an ‘Apex Legends’ input lag issue on Xbox Series X/S | Engadget

players on Xbox Series X/S haven’t been too impressed with the game over the last two weeks. Since Respawn Entertainment rolled out a large update on June 22nd, players on those consoles have been complaining about an input lag issue that seemingly made the battle royale very slow to register button presses. Thankfully, the developer […]

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Science

Input from those affected by environmental burdens must be incorporated into environmental justice tools

Because environmental justice screening tools will affect community members impacted by disproportionate environmental burdens, soliciting input from the environmental justice community is crucial to developing and using screening tools, according to a new study from the University of Michigan. A key takeaway from the research is that meaningful input from those affected by environmental pollution […]

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Canada

Residential school survivors push for papal visit to Kamloops, B.C., want input on expected apology | CBC News

WARNING: This story contains distressing details. More than a dozen residential school survivors from First Nations across the country plan to press Roman Catholic bishops for input on the Pope’s planned stops when he visits Canada in July and the words the pontiff will use in his expected residential school apology on Canadian soil. The […]

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UK

Public input sought for Norway’s future

NORWAY — The Town of Norway will host two community meetings on June 1st for all ages to gather input for the vision of the Comprehensive Plan.  The Comprehensive Plan is a 10-year plan for our community that lays out the direction for how the Town of Norway should meet its goals and is the […]

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Entertainment

Movies on the Arts Quad Return with Less Input from Students

After a roughly six month long hiatus during the winter, evening film showings have finally returned to the Arts Quad on April 24. While their return is welcomed, students say it has come with a lesser voice in choice granted to the student body.  This semester, the films were chosen by Campus Activities, without any […]

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Science

Province seeks public input on industry protections for the environment

To protect the environment and avoid costs to British Columbians, the Province is inviting feedback on ways to ensure owners of large industrial projects pay the full cost of environmental clean-up if their projects are abandoned. B.C.’s economy relies on its abundant natural resources, which are safeguarded by high standards of environmental protection. Responsible industrial […]