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Small drone risks to aircraft ‘minimal’

Small drone risks to aircraft ‘minimal’

It used data on bird strikes to get a sense of what would happen if a small drone collided with a plane. Only 3% of collisions between aircraft and birds similar in weight to domestic drones result in damage, found the George Mason University researchers. An even smaller number caused injuries to humans, it found, [...]

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‘Amazon Tatkal to help people sell products online’

‘Amazon Tatkal to help people sell products online’

COIMBATORE: E-commerce major Amazon’s studio-on-wheels service, Tatkal, would enable hundreds of sellers sell products online and experience the benefits of launching an online business, a top official of the company has said. Stationed in the city for two days, Amazon Tatkal, which was recently launched, will engage with entrepreneurs, artisans, manufacturers and sellers to help [...]

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Self-driving cars not ready to hit the road: Robotics expert

Self-driving cars not ready to hit the road: Robotics expert

WASHINGTON: Self-driving cars are “absolutely not” ready for widespread deployment despite a rush to put them on the road, a US robotics expert warned on Tuesday. The cars aren’t yet able to handle bad weather, including standing water, drizzling rain, sudden downpours and snow, Missy Cummings, director of Duke University’s robotics programme, told the Senate [...]

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Boris Johnson and Chuka Umunna tell each other to ‘man up’ in public row over EU

Boris Johnson and Chuka Umunna tell each other to ‘man up’ in public row over EU

Boris Johnson and Chuka Umunna engaged in a terse public row over the UK’s future within the EU during a radio phone-in. The Mayor was accused by the Labour MP of entering the debate for Brexit for personal gain, prompting a furious response. Both men told each other to “man up” as they argued over [...]

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what is the most effective way of getting students to retain the information you’ve imparted during a lesson?

what is the most effective way of getting students to retain the information you’ve imparted during a lesson?

We all know that the students who are able to focus for the longest periods of time on what we’re saying without their attention wandering are the ones most likely to retain the information. Conversely the students with short attention spans are also the ones most likely to be disruptive in class. No news there. [...]

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Want to retire in comfort? Back Bernie Sanders on free college tuition

Want to retire in comfort? Back Bernie Sanders on free college tuition

Bernie Sanders, in his election manifesto, has argued for making tuition free at public colleges and universities. This is a proposal that has struck many, including prominent economists, as ludicrous. For sure, there are scant details about how all this would work in practice and I don’t mean to shove those under the rug. And [...]

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Almost half of home owners in London putting selling plans on hold due to EU vote

Almost half of home owners in London putting selling plans on hold due to EU vote

Almost half of home owners in London intend to put any plans they have to buy or sell on hold under after the referendum in June on the future of the UK in the European Union. A survey has found that 47% will not get involved until after the vote and Bishop’s move, which commissioned [...]

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Research suggests many UK buy to let landlords plan to sell up

Research suggests many UK buy to let landlords plan to sell up

The proportion of landlords in central London who intend to sell property has quadrupled since last year’s Budget, according to new research. Just 4% of landlords in central London had plans to sell property when surveyed before last year’s Budget but new figures from the National Landlords Association (NLA) show that has risen to 19%. [...]

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Floor to Heaven

Floor to Heaven

The German company Floor to Heaven—totally devoted to “custom made floor couture”—demonstrates a passion for details with this latest series, which includes Adam & Eve, Neon Punk and Coco. Fluorescent colors, at the core of the Neon Punk line, reinterpret the most classical houndstooth motifs with flamboyant yellow, pink and orange. Even more transgressive, these [...]

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How to plan the perfect bathroom design

How to plan the perfect bathroom design

Whether you want a sanctuary or a wow factor space, these essential bathroom design ideas will set you on the right track. HOW TO START BURLINGTON BATHROOM EDWARDIAN SUITE, £1343, PURE BATHROOM COLLECTION Draw up a wish list of all the things you want from your space. Use online resources 
to see what’s new and [...]

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Girl Scouts USA CEO Anna Maria Chávez to Address ACE2016

Girl Scouts USA CEO Anna Maria Chávez to Address ACE2016

Anna Maria Chávez, chief executive officer of the Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA), will explore the theme of Leading in a Changing World at theACE2016, ACE’s 98th Annual Meeting in San Francisco. Chavez will appear at the meeting’s closing plenary on Tuesday, March 15. During her keynote address, Chávez will examine how a successful [...]

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Ireland beats China, India to grow by 7.8% in 2015

Ireland beats China, India to grow by 7.8% in 2015

Preliminary estimates from Ireland’s central statistics office showed gross domestic product (GDP) increasing by 7.8 percent last year. In the fourth quarter, GDP increased by 2.7 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis on the previous three months. These results could be revised at mid-year. Dermot O’Leary, chief economist at Goodbody Stockbrokers in Dublin, had forecast [...]

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