With a deeper penetration of smartphones and the rapid urban adaption of internet-enabled smart devices, more and more Indians are familiar with the workings of advanced technologies like Machine Learning (ML), Artificial Intelligence (AI), robotics, automation and the Internet of Things (IoT). … [Read more...] about Indian Technophiles, Gear Up: Over 1 Mln Jobs Opportunities To Open Up in Data Science This Year
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Then, as now, the news arrived at a very tender moment for the human penis. In the early 1990s, a brand-new line of environmental research had begun to shift the focus of concern toward the groin: Whereas in the 1970s and ’80s, environmentalists had mostly worried over cancer-causing chemicals and nuclear waste, they’d lately started looking into hormones. A set of studies pioneered by zoologist Theo Colborn suggested that pesticides and other runoff were soaking wild animals with estrogenic chemicals. Intersex fish were turning up in the vicinity of paper mills; alligators from a polluted lake in Florida had shrunken penises; fertility was dropping among populations of birds, fish, shellfish, and mammals. Colborn and her peers began to ask, What if man-made toxins worked like gender-bending drugs during gestation? What if humankind had launched its own castration? … [Read more...] about Why Is Everybody Freaking Out About Sperm Counts?
One customer who is very happy with these for gym use wrote: 'Excellent value for money. I’ve recently lost my Bose SoundSport earphones and replacement was with these. Honestly no difference in quality of sound or comfort, in fact these are more functional.' … [Read more...] about These bestselling Mpow wireless headphones are ideal for gym workouts and running -and they’re under £15 right now
The Government has initiated action on various fronts to tackle the menace of black money. These include enactment of the Benami Transactions (Prohibition) Act, amendment of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act, setting up of a special committee to examine measures to strengthen laws to curb black money generation in the country, and commissioning of studies by independent agencies to assess the quantum of black money both inside and outside the country. The framing of the General Anti-Avoidance Rules and Controlled Foreign Company Rules has been taken up under the proposed Direct Taxes Code. Efforts are underway to build political consensus on the Goods and Services Tax, which will give a major boost to the economy by rationalising indirect taxes and giving full input credit. … [Read more...] about TEXT: President Patil’s last address to Parliament
The implications for human health are potentially huge. Potentially. The problem is that little is known about how microplastics affect the human body. That makes things difficult for the World Health Organization, which today released an exhaustive report on the state of research on microplastics in drinking water. The takeaway: As the limited science stands now, there’s no evidence that drinking microplastics is a threat to human health. … [Read more...] about You’ve Been Drinking Microplastics, But Don’t Worry—Yet