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Canada Gets Desperate After Trade Dispute Upends Super Hornet Plans – The Drive

September 30th, 2017 No comments

Spat between Bombardier and Boeing has Canadian officials scrounging abroad​ for second-hand F/A-18s.

Source: Canada Gets Desperate After Trade Dispute Upends Super Hornet Plans – The Drive

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Button it. | Present&Correct

September 29th, 2017 No comments
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Ant colonies for the travelling salesman problem – ScienceDirect

September 29th, 2017 No comments
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Canada open to seeking softwood deal in NAFTA if U.S. industry keeps stalling | The Chronicle Herald

September 28th, 2017 No comments

WASHINGTON — Canada is prepared to pursue a permanent settlement in softwood lumber within the North American Free Trade Agreement if the U.S. lumber industry keeps blocking a deal, Canada’s ambassador to the U.S. suggested Thursday.

Source: Canada open to seeking softwood deal in NAFTA if U.S. industry keeps stalling | The Chronicle Herald

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Single-payer healthcare is far more expensive than advocates claim | TheHill

September 28th, 2017 No comments

OPINION | Advocates falsely claim that the system can lead to lower administrative costs.

Source: Single-payer healthcare is far more expensive than advocates claim | TheHill

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Fox squirrels use ‘chunking’ to organize their favorite nuts | Berkeley News

September 28th, 2017 No comments

First study to show squirrels using a sophisticated memorizing strategy to sort their bounty

Source: Fox squirrels use ‘chunking’ to organize their favorite nuts | Berkeley News

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Futurist Ray Kurzweil Isn’t Worried About Technology Stealing Your Job | Fortune.com

September 28th, 2017 No comments

Innovation will do more good than harm, says Ray Kurzweil. He also delves into job automation loss and AI.

Source: Futurist Ray Kurzweil Isn’t Worried About Technology Stealing Your Job | Fortune.com

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A Story of Slavery in Modern America – The Atlantic

September 26th, 2017 No comments
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“Can Computers Think?” -“No, but…” – deep ideas

September 26th, 2017 No comments

This text deals with arguments against the possibility of so-called […]

Source: “Can Computers Think?” -“No, but…” – deep ideas

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Most of Canada’s marijuana growers are otherwise law-abiding: advocates – The Globe and Mail

September 26th, 2017 No comments
Categories: Cannabis, Drug Policy, Drug War Tags: