Day: July 9, 2022

Informational

Clovis holds informational pipeline meeting

The city of Clovis held a public meeting Wednesday to update residents on the status of the Ute Pipeline Project. Clovis Mayor Mike Morris made the presentation at the meeting. Prominent in the discussion, which included questions from the public, was detailed information on the water levels in the Ogallala Aquifer and the Ute Reservoir. […]

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US News

‘Disturbing’: weedkiller ingredient tied to cancer found in 80% of US urine samples | US news

More than 80% of urine samples drawn from children and adults in a US health study contained a weedkilling chemical linked to cancer, a finding scientists have called “disturbing” and “concerning”. The report by a unit of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) found that out of 2,310 urine samples, taken from a […]

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General

US army general suspended for mocking Jill Biden’s support of abortion rights | Jill Biden

The US army has suspended a retired three-star general from a lucrative consultant’s role after a social media post appearing under his name taunted first lady Jill Biden’s support of abortion rights. Former top army spokesperson Gary Volesky, who retired as a lieutenant general and earned a silver star for gallantry while serving in Iraq, […]

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Latest Technology

Unregulated New Technology: The Science of Mental Health Apps

Whether you’re standing in an elevator or sitting down at a dinner table, chances are that one of the people next to you is experiencing psychological hardship. Maybe it’s you. Last year, an estimated 47 million Americans experienced mental illness; that’s almost one in five. In response, mobile apps designed to increase users’ psychological wellbeing […]

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Web Technology

This Week’s Awesome Tech Stories From Around the Web (Through July 9)

SPACE Rocket Lab Offers Next-Day Shipping to SpaceDevin Coldewey | TechCrunch“It wasn’t long ago that orbital launches were something that took years of planning and months of tests and careful preparation. But Rocket Lab’s new program will enable customers to show up at the launch site with their payload in the boot and have it […]

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