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Feb 2018

Antonio is one of 200,000 Asian-American dreamers living in the U.S., who were brought to the country as a young child by their parents illegally. Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) was introduced by the Obama administration in 2009 to protect them from being deported. Now that program is going to be rescinded by Donald Trump, sending the fates of more than dreamers in a limbo. Antonio’s status will expire next April. After that, he’s facing deportation…...

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21
Feb 2018

Simple devices made of bacterial spores, glue, and plastic may allow capturing energy from evaporating water. This video explains the motivation behind our work and the exciting process of scientifically driven innovation. The contents are based on the publication: “Scaling up nanoscale water-driven energy conversion into evaporation-driven engines and generators”, Nature Communications, 6:7346 (2015). http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ncomms8346 For more information, http://www.extremebio.org/...

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Feb 2018

PARKLAND/TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Reuters) – Dozens of students and parents from the Florida high school where 17 teens and staff members were slain last week in a shooting rampage arrived in the state capital of Tallahassee on Tuesday to lobby for a ban on assault-style rifles. Last week’s massacre, the second-deadliest shooting at a public school in U.S. history, has inflamed a national debate about gun rights and prompted young people from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and across the United States to demand action for stricter firearms controls. Students from the South......

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Feb 2018

This mystical bond between a black mother and everyone else’s children she does not know. by. Joseph Solomon Last year, I posted a poem that was about mothers in GENERAL. This poem is not an attack or diss to mothers who aren’t black. My fondest memories are with black mothers, particularly my own, because …. well…. I’m black. Majority of my life, my Mother’s Days have been spent with black mothers and grandmothers. This “protectiveness” I felt from black mothers growing up I did not feel from white or Asian or Latino mothers. That’s......

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May 2015

v4l – Roskilde Festival “The Show”. Volunteering for Life (V4L) was a youth exchange arranged from July 5th till 13th 2013. Youth from seven countries came to Denmark to participate as volunteers for Roskilde Festival and work for a youth school in Copenhagen. The visiting countries were Estonia, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, Portugal, and Slovenia came to Denmark for the project....

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