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Science News Unveils the SN 10, their list of 10 Young Scientists Pushing the Boundaries of Scientific Inquiry

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Thursday, September 29, 2022

"The SN 10 honorees are truly at the forefront of innovation in science," said Nancy Shute, Editor in Chief of Science News.

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  • "The SN 10 honorees are truly at the forefront of innovation in science," said Nancy Shute, Editor in Chief of Science News.
  • Each year, Society for Science, which publishes Science News, names one scientist from the SN 10 list as the winner of the $1,000 Jon C. Graff, Ph.D. Prize for Excellence in Science Communication.
  • Science Newshas been covering the latest discoveries in science, technology and medicine since 1921, and is published by Society for Science.
  • Society for Science is a champion for science, dedicated to promoting the understanding and appreciation of science and the vital role it plays in human advancement.

Canadian Federation of Library Associations Calls for the Release of all Outstanding Residential School Records

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Thursday, September 29, 2022

Ottawa, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - September 29, 2022) - The Canadian Federation of Library Associations (CFLA) has sent an open letter to federal Cabinet Ministers calling on their support for the full public release of outstanding residential school records currently being withheld by the Catholic Church and other orders of government.

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  • Ottawa, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - September 29, 2022) - The Canadian Federation of Library Associations (CFLA) has sent an open letter to federal Cabinet Ministers calling on their support for the full public release of outstanding residential school records currently being withheld by the Catholic Church and other orders of government.
  • Following calls from the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation (NCTR), the federal government has committed to turning over 12,000 residential school documents.
  • "The library community is united in the belief that truth must first come before reconciliation," said Lorisia MacLeod, Chair and Indigenous Ancestry Representative at CFLA-FCAB.
  • "For families, documents can represent important missing pieces of truth or can serve to clarify stories that have been passed down.

NextScan Completes Delivery of Wide-Format Aerial Film Scanners for National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Meridian, Idaho, Sept. 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NextScan, a Digital Check company and the worlds leading maker of high-speed digital microfilm conversion equipment, has completed delivery of its new ultra-wide film scanners to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA).

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  • Meridian, Idaho, Sept. 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NextScan, a Digital Check company and the worlds leading maker of high-speed digital microfilm conversion equipment, has completed delivery of its new ultra-wide film scanners to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA).
  • For reference, the larger aerial negatives in the NGA archives are about fifty times the size of the standard film that was used by movie studios for major theatrical releases.
  • No single digital camera is currently capable of capturing the entire width of that film in one pass at the required resolution.
  • nextScan products provide a full conversion solution that far exceeds the speed, functionality and return on investment of other scanners in the market.

Courier Journal, Bingham family create and support photo collection at University of Louisville

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Tuesday, September 27, 2022

One of America's most respected newspapers has donated its entire photo archive to the University of Louisville.

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  • One of America's most respected newspapers has donated its entire photo archive to the University of Louisville.
  • Their combined generosity is creating the Barry Bingham Jr. Courier-Journal Photo Collection, announced UofL Interim President Lori Stewart Gonzalez.
  • "We are incredibly grateful to the Courier Journal, Gannett, Emily Bingham, Molly Bingham and the rest of the Bingham family for making this historic gift possible," Gonzalez said.
  • "This gift will allow the Courier Journal to retain the legacy of our work through this collection of historic photographs," said Courier Journal Editor Mary Irby-Jones.

2 Day Recordkeeping and Documentation in a GLP Laboratory Online Course: US FDA, US EPA and OSHA Focus - October 27-28, 2022 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Tuesday, September 27, 2022

The "Recordkeeping and Documentation in a GLP Laboratory (US FDA, US EPA and OSHA Focus)" training has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Recordkeeping and Documentation in a GLP Laboratory (US FDA, US EPA and OSHA Focus)" training has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The seminar covers both the general issues and many specifics that laboratories can receive a non-compliance on.
  • An auditor can find numerous common errors and many, many others that are specific to a particular laboratory.
  • This seminar will go through many of the compliance areas and point out some of both of these types.

M-Files Heightens User Experience with Enhanced Desktop User Interface

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Tuesday, September 27, 2022

M-Files , a global leader in information management, today unveiled a new desktop user interface, with an enhanced layout that provides an effortless document management experience.

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  • M-Files , a global leader in information management, today unveiled a new desktop user interface, with an enhanced layout that provides an effortless document management experience.
  • The updated desktop user interface features better information layering, less distraction, and enhanced readability across the M-Files metadata-driven document management platform to improve the user experience.
  • Thousands of users depend on M-Files daily, and we are proud to provide a highly functional, secure, and modern user experience.
  • The modern, enhanced desktop user interface will improve the consistency of the user experience with its close alignment to the M-Files web and mobile applications.

TO MARK THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF SPICEWORLD SPICE GIRLS ANNOUNCE NEW AND EXPANDED EDITIONS OF MULTI-MILLION SELLING SECOND ALBUM SPICEWORLD 25

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Tuesday, September 27, 2022

LONDON, Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Celebrating the 25th anniversary of SPICEWORLD, the multi-million selling second album by the biggest girl band of all time - the SPICE GIRLS announce new and expanded versions of the album on multiple formats via UMC / Virgin Records - out November 4th - http://spcgrls.uk/SW25

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  • The iconic Spiceworld album, released on the November 3, 1997, spent three weeks at No.
  • 1 on the Official Charts UK album chart and 48 weeks on the UK Top 40.
  • It sold 192,000 copies in the UK Week 1, passing a million sales after just eight weeks, reaching No.
  • 1, grossing over $100 million worldwide
    The Spice Girls performed their first ever concert at the 8,000-capacity Abdi peki Arena in Istanbul, Turkey, on 12 October 1997.

Tommy Bahama Launches Breast Cancer Awareness Month Capsule Collection to Celebrate Its Support of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF)

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Monday, September 26, 2022

SEATTLE, Sept. 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month this October, Tommy Bahama will debut a special capsule collection of women's sportswear and select men's pieces to celebrate its support of The Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF).

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  • SEATTLE, Sept. 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month this October, Tommy Bahama will debut a special capsule collection of women's sportswear and select men's pieces to celebrate its support of The Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF).
  • The BCRF is anon-profit organization whose mission is to prevent and cure breast cancer by advancing the world's most promising research.
  • The Tommy Bahama Breast Cancer Awareness capsule collection will be available in October in stores and online at tommybahama.com .
  • Tommy Bahama will donate 100% of contributions to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF).

WEST ELM AND MARIMEKKO DEBUT A LIMITED-EDITION HOLIDAY CAPSULE COLLECTION

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Monday, September 26, 2022

West Elm + Marimekko retails for $20.00-$90.00 and is exclusively available for purchase beginning on September 26th at westelm.com/marimekko .

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  • West Elm + Marimekko retails for $20.00-$90.00 and is exclusively available for purchase beginning on September 26th at westelm.com/marimekko .
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220926005148/en/
    Marimekko + West Elm Holiday Collaboration (Photo: West Elm)
    West Elm has long appreciated Marimekkos approach to design, founded on creating products that bring joy for years to come.
  • The West Elm + Marimekko collection features a carefully curated selection of archival Marimekko prints, including Maija Louekaris exquisite Kuusikossa and Vellamo designs from 2012 and 2009 respectively.
  • This timeless appeal of the iconic Marimekko prints, paired with West Elms modern aesthetic, proved to be a perfect combination for the holiday season.

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Looks Forward to Another Returning Classic

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Friday, September 23, 2022

Takamoto Katsuta will be another New Zealand first-timer in his TGR WRT Next Generation entry.

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  • Takamoto Katsuta will be another New Zealand first-timer in his TGR WRT Next Generation entry.
  • The smooth gravel roads are characterised by their pronounced camber which drivers can use to carry more speed through corners.
  • "Personally I am really looking forward to going back to New Zealand and I think it's a rally that our team can look forward to as well.
  • I've heard many great things about the event and especially about the roads and how rewarding they are to drive.