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Putin orders ‘exhaustive’ response to US missile test, says Washington worked to breach INF

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The Russian Armed Forces will scrutinize a recent cruise missile test, conducted by the US after ditching the landmark INF Treaty, and examine reciprocal measures. However, Moscow says it is not aiming for an arms race. President Vladimir Putin has ordered the Defense Ministry and other bodies to “study the level of threat posed by Read More

Putin orders ‘exhaustive’ response to US missile test, says it shows Washington worked to breach INF

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Published time: 23 Aug, 2019 09:56 Edited time: 23 Aug, 2019 10:21 Follow RT on The Russian Armed Forces will scrutinize a recent cruise missile test, conducted by the US after ditching the landmark INF Treaty, and examine reciprocal measures. However, Moscow says it is not aiming for an arms race. President Vladimir Putin has Read More

Direct link? Rocks discovered on asteroid closely resemble those found on Earth

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Boulders discovered on the surface of a recently-explored asteroid share similarities to rocks from meteorites that crashed into Earth, according to a new study, providing insight into the origins of our planet’s geology. Images taken on the surface of Ryugu show dust-free rocks that wouldn’t look out of place on Earth, a group of European Read More

Americans more aware of their role in stopping mass shootings

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It has been less than three weeks since twin mass shootings claimed 31 lives in the US. In that time, at least 29 people have been arrested for allegedly threatening to carry out similar attacks. Police departments across the country appear determined to send a message that they will act against those making threats of Read More

Indian health ministry seeks to ban e-cigarettes & curb ‘gateway’ vaping amid 900k tobacco deaths

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Concerned that aside from the long-term health effects, e-cigarettes may encourage more tobacco smoking among youth, India’s health ministry is reportedly urging the government to ban the production and imports of vaporizers. “E-cigarettes and similar technologies that encourage tobacco use or adversely impact public health are hazardous for an active as well as passive user,” Read More

Column: U.S. Medicare readies new plan-shopping website, but timing prompts concerns

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CHICAGO (Reuters) – (The opinions expressed here are those of the author, a columnist for Reuters.) FILE PHOTO: Pharmaceutical tablets and capsules are arranged in the shape of a U.S. dollar sign on a table in this picture illustration taken in Ljubljana, Slovenia, Aug. 20, 2014. REUTERS/Srdjan Zivulovic/File Photo Medicare experts often advise enrollees to Read More

G7 countries ‘fuel global inequality’ more than they fight to reduce it – Oxfam to RT

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The Group of Seven, comprising some of the world’s richest nations, has pledged to fight global inequality but, often times does the opposite, only exacerbating the problem, international charity Oxfam told RT. The leaders of the so-called G7 states – the US, Canada, Britain, France, Germany, Italy and Japan – are set to meet over Read More

Future Energy Professionals program offers STEM experience at LAGCOE 2019

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8/21/2019 LAFAYETTE, LA – LAGCOE’s Future Energy Professionals (FEP) program provides industry education to students to ensure a constant and qualified workforce pipeline for generations to come. One of the ways LAGCOE garners student interest is through guided FEP tours, held during LAGCOE’s biennial oil technical exposition and conference, LAGCOE 2019, to be held Thursday, Read More

All in vein: New blood test can predict if you’ll die in next 5 to 10 yrs

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A new type of blood test promises to predict a person’s risk of dying within the next 10 years based on over a dozen different biomarkers. With 83 percent accuracy, it’s proving far better than any existing conventional models. Researchers examined 16 years’ worth of data from 44,168 people aged between 18 and 109, of Read More

Schlumberger deploys its DELFI cognitive EandP environment for Woodside Energy

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8/21/2019 LONDON – Schlumberger announced an enterprise-wide deployment of the DELFI cognitive E&P environment through a seven-year technology collaboration with Woodside Energy. Woodside will leverage this secure cloud-based software environment to increase consistency, reduce study cycle time and foster innovation in its subsurface characterization and development activities. Schlumberger DELFI The DELFI environment delivers extensive integration Read More