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Today’s headlines rush the stage and declare they’re for the children. These headlines are selected from the front pages curated by Indigenous Territory names and Treaty information are taken from the
Today’s international news highlights new developments regarding coronavirus, lockdowns and the vaccine. Beyond this there is a human interest piece about traditional Japanese arts and some backstory and speculation about Israel, the US and their relationship with UNESCO. As always, these stories are courtesy of
Happy Saturday! I hope everyone got some fresh air and sun today as we continue to experience our beautiful, unseasonable global warming weather. Our weekend news features robots, food and adorable wildlife. As always, our selections are inspired by the Front Pages posted daily on
Today’s headlines are sharply divided as to whether it’s a coup, but deferred the argument until they could be safely behind screens. These headlines are selected from the front pages curated by
Why Wikidata? Over the past three weeks, I’ve had the pleasure of participating in the November Wikidata Institute, a thr...
Today we pivot away from election and coronavirus news to look at other stories and concerns. At the border, officials have been ordered to stop deporting unaccompanied minors entering the US. More states pursue marijuana legalization as a source of revenue. Boeing’s 737 Max has been cleared to fly again. High school students get practice with Zoom interviews and environmental groups continue to spread awareness of the dangers of plastic to marine life. As always, these headlines are courtesy of
Why find highly cited articles and authors? Is it helpful to see who has cited you or is writing on the same topic? Or are you just curious about the most cited scholarly journals with a view to publishing your own?A number of databases provide the means of determining where a particular work or ...
In today's headlines around the world, many cities prepare for an upcoming vaccine for Covid-19, community members lead activities to help people combat the stress of every day life, a local high school undergoes an identity makeover, and a renewable energy plant deems promising for a town in the Midwest. As always, our selections are inspired and curated from the front pages provided by
Good day! Today's news is full of hits and features dinosaurs, trains, science, medicine and technology. What more could you ask for? As always, our selections are inspired by the Front Pages posted daily on
On November 17th, 1558, Elizabeth Tudor at the age of 25 years succeeded her half-sister Queen Mary, to the throne of England. Daughters to the exuberant King Henry VIII, Mary was brought up as Catholic and became known for her efforts to reverse the English Reformation, while Elizabeth, was raised as Protestant and lent wittiness and temper to her strong-willed personality. Nicknamed the "Virgin Queen" or "Good Queen Bess," ...