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Sex and the new normal

A review of Emily Witt’s future sex: a new kind of free love The most memorable moment in Owen Smith’s unsuccessful campaign to oust Jeremy Corbyn from the Labor leadership in September 2016 came when he sought to distinguish himself from his vice president, Angela Eagle, declaring: “I am normal …

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Prevent websites from automatically reloading pages

Webmasters have a number of techniques at their disposal for creating self-updating or reloading websites. From basic meta-refresh to more advanced options that rely on JavaScript. While this can sometimes be useful if a site automatically reloads content, it can also be a nuisance, especially if it doesn’t have a …

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How fake but really cool computers in movies are made

Images courtesy of Cantina Creative In the Iron Man movies and comics, we’ll often see super-genius Tony Stark furiously producing lines of code to ensure his latest costume upgrade can fly on autopilot, harnessing a new source. deadly power or pair with bluetooth speakers. . What we never see, however, …

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Blood protein predicts poor outcomes for COVID-19

Low levels of blood protein renalase predict poor outcomes in patients with COVID-19, Yale researchers report. They plan to seek expedited approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to determine whether the protein, which fights inflammation, could improve outcomes for patients with severe cases of the disease. “We want …

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“ To the winner is the spoils ” – Reason.com

Loren Elliott / ZUMA Press / Newscom Donald Trump’s foreign policy and immigration speech today explains, in a nutshell, how absolutely impossible it is to try to come up with a coherent picture of the behavior of a Trump presidency. To witness it: Trump and Vice Presidential Candidate Mike Pence …

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