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5 Ways Drones Could Help In A Disaster Like The Boston Marathon Bombing Plus three robots that are already saving lives.

Yesterday, the President of the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International Michael Toscano told U.S. News: “Whether it is in response to a natural disaster or a tragedy like we saw in Boston, [unmanned aerial systems] can be quickly deployed to provide first responders with critical situational awareness in areas too dangerous or difficult for manned aircraft to reach.”

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Human Trafficking and the Human Rights Agenda Against Eritrea (Part 1)

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Continent’s eyes on African Utility Week as Eskom’s Brian Dames confirms welcome address

The only truly pan-African event

 

Eskom Chief Executive Brian Dames will once again deliver the keynote address during this year’s opening session of AFRICAN UTILITY WEEK in Cape Town on 14 May. Some 5000 power professionals from all over the continent meet at this event every year at what is the largest utility gathering of its kind in Africa.

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Will Technology Kill Us or Make Us Stronger?

McCann “Truth About Wellness” Global Research Study Reveals Multiple Contradictions & Cultural Surprises Around the World

More than half of respondents (54%) think that technology is making us healthier while 46% think it is making us more sick; Globally 94% of consumers agree brands have a role in supporting their wellness needs

NEW YORK, Jan., 2013 /PRNewswire/ — McCann Truth Central, the global intelligence unit of McCann Erickson , the world’s largest advertising agency, released a new global research study, “The Truth About Wellness,” an online global study based on a quantitative survey of 7,000 respondents in the U.S., U.K., Brazil, China, Japan, South Africa and Turkey and supplemented qualitatively in the U.S., U.K., Japan, Peru and Brazil.

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Jeffrey Epstein Responds to New Study, Linking Environment with Evolution

A recent scientific study suggests that evolution may be triggered by environmental causes—a finding that has won the attention of financier and evolutionist, Jeffrey Epstein.

NEW YORK, Jan. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — According to the latest scientific evidence, it is likely that human evolution was spurred, in large part, by environmental factors. A study conducted by researchers from Penn State and Rutgers University reveals that rapid environmental shifts in Africa, some two million years ago, may have provided the impetus for the beginnings of human evolution. The study has won the attention of scientists from around the world, as well as scientific philanthropists like Jeffrey Epstein .

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Novus Celebrates World Egg Day and Supports Egg Consumption and Egg Production in Africa

 

Special events are being held throughout the continent

 

ST. LOUIS , Oct., 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Novus International, Inc. has partnered with egg industry associations in Africa for the third consecutive year to support World Egg Day celebrations. On Friday, October 12 , numerous events are being held throughout Africa to promote the nutritional benefits of eggs and raise the public awareness of the importance eggs play in a nutritious and healthy diet.

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New Kenyan Fossils Shed Light on Early Human Evolution

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Techno Brain partners with Samasource to empower underprivileged youth

 

by Boniface Manyala

Nairobi July, 2012

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Strong regulatory frameworks vital to success of BPO Industry in East Africa

By Boniface Manyala

June 18, 2012

On June 5 to 6, 2012 the East African Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) executives and those from various parts of the globe gathered in Nairobi to discuss the potentiality of BPO in the African region in relation to the current global economic situation.

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Tanzanian IT Company-Going International

Since the 20th century, IT has been the fastest growing industry in Tanzania. Eventually, IT has impacted tremendous growth across various sectors and also brought various business opportunities in Tanzania.

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Healthy Revolution Reshaping the Way People Talk About Being Sick, Being Well, and the Vast in Between State of Semi-wellness

New Study From Euro RSCG Worldwide – “My Body, Myself, Our Problem. Health and Wellness in Modern Times” – Uncovers A Revolution in Attitudes Toward Health – Led By Prosumers

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Time and Treatment Prove Vital for Stroke Patients at Banner Good Samaritan

Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center’s Award-Winning Stroke Program Certified as Primary Stroke Center

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