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Video Friday: Preparing for the SubT Final

Scientists have known for decades that the particulate emissions from ships can have a dramatic effect on low-lying stratocumulus clouds above the ocean. In satellite images, parts of the Earth's oceans are streaked with bright white strips of clouds that correspond to shipping lanes. These artificially brightened clouds are a…
bubmag
September 17, 2021
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New York lawmaker wants to ban police use of armed robots

Robodogcop — Use of Boston Robotics' Digidog intensifies concerns about police militarization. Sidney Fussell, wired.com - Mar 21, 2021 11:15 am UTC New York City councilmember Ben Kallos says he "watched in horror" last month when city police responded to a hostage situation in the Bronx using Boston Dynamics' Digidog,…
bubmag
March 21, 2021
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A New York Lawmaker Wants to Ban Police Use of Armed Robots

New York City councilmember Ben Kallos says he “watched in horror” last month when city police responded to a hostage situation in the Bronx using Boston Dynamics’ Digidog, a remotely operated robotic dog equipped with surveillance cameras. Pictures of the Digidog went viral on Twitter, in part due to their…
bubmag
March 18, 2021
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Yoplait takes number 1 spot in yoghurt category

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on people across the globe and for many of us that includes changes to how we work, eat and shop. As COVID-19 restrictions set in, we saw consumers’ habits change drastically. A common concern within the community was that food and supplies…
bubmag
June 30, 2020