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What Would It Take To Solve The Student Debt Crisis?

The possibility of a forgiveness of federal student loans is in the headlines. But experts say no policy – not even clearing the table for millions of borrowers – addresses the root causes of the $ 1.74 trillion student debt crisis. That debt has been fueled by decades of salaries …

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American students, journalists grappling with science

Photo: Scott Keeler / Zuma Press There’s more bad news when it comes to American children’s science literacy, and American adults who work in the media don’t look all that sexy either. When it comes to children, the latest national assessment of educational progress, known as the “Nation Bulletin,” finds …

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RTX 3080 and RTX 3070 headline Newegg Shuffle

Newegg Shuffle for May 24, 2021, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. EST, kicks off the week with multiple graphics cards, especially the RTX 3070, RTX 3080, RX 6700 XT, RX 6800, RX 6900 XT, and RTX 3090 – including some standalone cards for a very good price. First up, we …

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Facebook wants you to read before you share

Graphic by The Hustle By The Hustle Listen, aunts and uncles of the world: your blind post of random stuff on Facebook is about to hit a roadblock. The social network is testing a pop-up that will remind people that they might want to read something before telling all of …

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Des Rocs Announce Featured Tour, Stopping at Bowery Ballroom

Des Rocs, from New York, has announced his first headlining tour, Des Rocs Alive, consisting of over 20 shows and starting September 23 at the Firefly Music Festival. The tour concludes on November 4 with a home performance at Manhattan’s Bowery Ballroom. Graphic of the music video “This is our …

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Correcting falsehoods online can make matters worse

Not only is misinformation increasing online, trying to politely correct it on Twitter can have negative consequences, leading to even less precise tweets and greater toxicity from those corrected, according to a new study co-authored by a group of researchers from MIT. . Credit: Christine Daniloff, MIT New research shows …

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The best Star Wars game now has ray tracing

Whether the best Star Wars game is Knights of the Old Republic, Empire at War, Stellaris, or, uh, Civilization 6, we all agree: Jedi Outcast is the best Star Wars game. (It’s actually still KOTOR but whatever.) Jedi Outcast was a spectator in 2002, but it’s not as impressive today …

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All residential swimming pools in Quebec must comply with updated regulations by 2023

Breadcrumb Links Local News The owners of swimming pools built before November 1, 2010 had benefited from acquired rights which exempted them from certain regulations. Author of the article: Among the regulations, there are those that require swimming pools to be surrounded by an enclosure. Photo by Dario Ayala /Montreal …

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Latest coronavirus: France will open vaccinations to all adults two weeks in advance

Parkrun’s return home is on the line as the weekly 5km event faces bureaucratic hurdles and stumbling blocks, with organizers at more than half of the venues in England awaiting permission to continue . The community-led race says at least 90% of its events must come back at the same …

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