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Modern humans (Homo sapiens, primarily ssp. Homo sapiens sapien...

wikipedia - 12 Mar 2018
Modern humans (Homo sapiens, primarily ssp. Homo sapiens sapiens) are the only extant members of Hominina tribe (or human tribe), a branch of the tribe Hominini belonging to the family of great apes. They are characterized by erect posture and bipedal locomotion; manual dexterity and increased tool use, compared to other animals; and a general trend toward larger, more complex brains and societies.

How Doctors And Nurses Cope With The Human Toll Of Gun Violence

NPR - 14 Nov 2018
Gun violence has become a part of everyday life in America and of the work lives of doctors, nurses and first responders, too. After the National Rifle Association told doctors to "stay in their lane" in response to a policy proposal from the American ...

Apple Stores to employ human trafficking victims

BBC News - 14 Nov 2018
Apple has announced a programme to help human trafficking victims get behind-the-scenes jobs at its stores. The technology company has teamed up with an NGO that will help the victims pass interviews for caretaker and landscaping posts among other ...

After Paradise Fire, a Hunt for Human Remains Among the Ashes

Wall Street Journal - 15 Nov 2018
To find and identify the dead as quickly as possible, Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea has called in nearly 200 search personnel, along with canine teams trained to find human remains. Searchers are also working with anthropologists who can distinguish ...

Possible human remains found on Murrells Inlet bike path

WMBF - 14 Nov 2018
MURRELLS INLET, SC (WMBF) - A man possibly found human remains along the Murrells Inlet bike path according to Georgetown Coroner Kenny Johnson. Johnson is at the Waccamaw Neck Bikeway where a man said he came across the remains ...

A Human Rights Champion Comes to the House

Foreign Policy - 14 Nov 2018
Malinowski, a former human rights campaigner and assistant secretary of state under President Barack Obama, will represent New Jersey's 7th Congressional District after felling incumbent Rep. Leonard Lance in the midterm elections last week.

Qatar's Wish Summit tackles 'human-centred' healthcare redesign - 15 Nov 2018
Doha, Qatar - About 2,000 healthcare professionals, government officials, and innovators from more than 100 countries gathered to discuss medical innovation in areas such as viral disease, mental health, and human-centred redesigns of global healthcare ...

China Bars Dissident From Accepting US Human Rights Award

Daily Beast - 14 Nov 2018
A pro-democracy activist from Hong Kong has been barred from traveling to the United States to receive a major human rights award, according to court documents reviewed by The Daily Beast. Joshua Wong, who led major student protests against Beijing in ...

Human Activities Are Making Hurricanes Worse: Study

The Scientist - 14 Nov 2018
In the second study, Gabriele Villarini, a civil and environmental engineer at the University of Iowa, and her colleagues also ran climate models and found that the topography of Houston--mainly its human-made buildings—led to atmospheric drag, which ...

Human remains found at Coeur d'Alene construction site

KXLY Spokane - 14 Nov 2018
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - The Coeur d'Alene Police Department was contacted Tuesday afternoon about human remains found at a construction site in the 800 block of Mullan Ave. Contractors were preparing the area for new construction when they ...

TGen North partners with NARBHA Institute to promote human health

EurekAlert (press release) - 14 Nov 2018
14, 2018 -- TGen North, the Pathogen and Microbiome Division of the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen), has partnered with the non-profit NARBHA Institute to advance human health through the new TGen One Health Collaborative, ...

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