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Genocide

Anton Raimondo’s Sitting Volleyball Mission in SA

Raimondo fell in love with sitting volleyball when looking for a new sport to play after losing his leg in a motorbike accident. A dual citizen, he went on to represent Great Britain at the Paralympic Games. It's the perfect pub quiz question. In which sport have Iran and Bosnia…
bubmag
June 3, 2020
AR-15

Media ask court to make public Dayton gunman school records

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State and federal laws governing the privacy of educational records should not prevent an Ohio school district from releasing records about the man who gunned down nine people in Dayton last August, at attorney representing several media groups told the Ohio Supreme Court Wednesday.The groups, including…
bubmag
June 3, 2020
Black Swan

4 Reasons Not to Worry About the Stock Market

Don't let short-term market trends interfere with a sound investing strategy. As Americans have spent weeks staying put at home to slow the spread of COVID-19, the stock market has gone on a wild ride, first crashing and then rallying even as unemployment reached record highs.  With so much volatility…
bubmag
June 3, 2020
Meritocracy

Etching the road to a hydrogen economy using plasma jets

IMAGE: A step closer to an efficient way of producing hydrogen so that we can finally do without fossil fuels and other energy sources that are harmful to our planet view more  Credit: Tokyo University of Science The ever-worsening global environmental crisis, coupled with the depletion of fossil fuels, has motivated…
bubmag
June 3, 2020
Meritocracy

How to deal with too many applicants for every role

The job losses resulting from the Covid-19 pandemic have turned the job market on its head. (Rawpixel pic)For the best part of a decade, strong economic conditions have resulted in extremely low unemployment and the demand for candidates has outstripped supply. However, in March this year that dynamic was reversed.…
bubmag
June 3, 2020