The new year begins with good news: The International Society for Scientometrics and Informetrics (ISSI) and its partners announce the founding of a new scientometric open access journal. The journal will be managed by the former board members of...
The first rule of politics has long been to never, ever compare anything to Nazi Germany. The murder of 6 million Jews defies comparison. The second rule of politics -- or maybe just an addendum to the first rule -- should be: Never compare anything...
New York, 22 September 2019 – UNESCO's Director-General Audrey Azoulay underlined the role of digital access and digital literacy during the debates of the broadband Commission in New York. The State of Broadband 2019 latest report reveals that...
Emilio M. Bruna“Only 54% of the world’s households have a broadband connection.”
We used integrative taxonomy to describe a new species of Atelopus from the lowlands of Central Amazonia in the region of Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil. The new species is geographically isolated from the southernmost species of Atelopus of the Guiana...
George Tanner, Professor Emeritus, of the Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation died on Saturday, August 1 after a short battle with cancer. He received a BS and MS from the University of Central Florida... Read More
Piloting an ocean exploration ship or Martian research shuttle is serious business. Let’s hope the control panel is up to scratch. Two studs wide and angled at 45°, the ubiquitous “2x2 decorated slope” is a LEGO minifigure’s interface to the...
Emilio M. BrunaThis is amazing.
The UX of LEGO Interface Panels – George Cave
You might have noticed we redesigned all of the color palettes for Tableau 10. While our classic palettes had served us well (since Tableau 1.5 for the basic ones), we wanted a more elegant, sophisticated appearance, a better blend of functionality...
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Emilio M. Bruna@endlesswario@CousinAmygdala According to the annual report, MTS is run as part of a 501(3)c called Academic Decency League. That means there should be 990 forms on file with the IRS, but I ran both names through several non-profit search engines and came up with no filings, eg
The private house party, with between 20 and 30 guests, left almost as many positive for coronavirus.
Emilio M. BrunaShe also says that another major concern is the emergence of super-spreader *events*. Like parties. The kind your neighbors might have. Or your students. Or the anesthesiology residents at the local university hospital.
Dr. Deborah Birx on Sunday said the US is in a new phase in its fight against the coronavirus pandemic, saying that the deadly virus is more widespread than when it first took hold in the US earlier this year.