Approximately twice as much methane is seeping into the atmosphere than the #Environmental Protection Agency estimates from oil and gas facilities in the south central U.S., according to a series of measurements taken by meteorologists using NASA aircraft

Approximately twice as much methane is seeping into the atmosphere than the Environmental Protection Agency estimates from oil and gas facilities in the south central U.S., according to a series of measurements taken by meteorologists using NASA aircraft submitted by /u/DoremusJessup [link] [comments] top scoring links : environment Current news, information and issues related to the environment.

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Why executive privilege is at the heart of the impeachment trial

Why executive privilege is at the heart of the impeachment trial Legal scholar Claire Finkelstein, who teaches at the University of Pennsylvania Law School, says it’s vital for people to “push back on the notion of executive privilege.” The White House has refused to cooperate with the impeachment process, even blocking witnesses from testifying at the Senate trial, all under the umbrella of executive privilege — the power that U.S. presidents have of shielding some decisions and communications from the other branches of government. But Finkelstein says executive privilege “has…

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“Trojan Horse” nanoparticle eats the plaque that cause heart attacks. Study in mice shows the nanoparticle homes in on atherosclerotic plaque due to its high selectivity to monocytes and macrophages. The discovery could lead to a treatment for atherosclerosis, a leading cause of death in the US.

“Trojan Horse” nanoparticle eats the plaque that cause heart attacks. Study in mice shows the nanoparticle homes in on atherosclerotic plaque due to its high selectivity to monocytes and macrophages. The discovery could lead to a treatment for atherosclerosis, a leading cause of death in the US. submitted by /u/drewiepoodle to r/science [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Army Wants Social Network Exploitation Services To Police Threats

Army Wants Social Network Exploitation Services To Police Threats By Aaron Kesel Activist Post has previously reported how the Pentagon wants to police social media for fake stories and deep fakes. Now, the Army’s Criminal Investigation Command wants to get involved in policing social media for “threats,” according to Nextgov. According to a service job offer published by the Army, CID aims to acquire access to “social media exploitation” services. “The solution shall be web-based with subscription to support the organizations’ ability to quickly unlock the value of social media…

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