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A new nanoparticle vaccine developed by MIT researchers could assist efforts to eradicate polio worldwide. The vaccine, which delivers multiple doses in just one injection, could make it easier to immunize children in remote regions of Pakistan and
Live Science
5/21/2018

Huge, slow-moving waves that drive Earth's weather and shape the swirls in Jupiter's atmosphere also exist on the sun, new research reveals.
Live Science
5/21/2018

Dangerous radioactive waste has been trapped inside solid glass in a first-of-its-kind demonstration, according to a statement from the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) in southeastern Washington.

ATLANTA – St. Johns County and the City of Jacksonville, will each receive a grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to reimburse costs incurred for debris removal following Hurricane Matthew in October 2016. Combined, the grants total mo
EIN News
5/21/2018

… the association between long-term air pollution exposure and health effects.… Effects at the Department of Environmental Medicine, NYU School of Medicine … More information: Abstract 17198: Air Pollution, Mediterranean Diet, and

Navistar International Corp., Lisle, Illinois, has announced that its Edmonton Parts Distribution Center (PDC), Edmonton, Alberta, was named the first-place honoree by Concord, Massachusetts-based Carlisle & Co. in the Top Performing Warehouse A

Image: DreamstimeThe Recycling Partnership, a nonprofit organization based in Falls Church, Virginia, says China’s recent ban on the import of some postconsumer scrap materials and the resulting downturn in markets for these materials reinforces the
Waste360
5/21/2018

Zero waste, incineration and visions for the city’s landfill are at the heart of the debate.
Waste360
5/21/2018

The members had a chance to see where some of the recycled material is stored and processed for reuse.
IPS News
5/21/2018

By Geneva CentreGENEVA, May 21 2018 (Geneva Centre)On the occasion of the 2018 World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development, commemorated annually on 21 May, the Chairman of the Geneva Centre for Human Rights Advancement and Global