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Fossil fuel subsidies need global reform, say Baker Institute experts

Fossil fuels still receive most of the international government support provided to the energy sector despite their “well-known environmental and public health damage,” according to new research from Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy. “There is evidence that fossil fuel subsidies are socially inequitable, that they encourage smuggling and waste, and distort economies in ways that […]

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Fossil fuel subsidies need global reform, say Baker Institute experts

Fossil fuels still receive most of the international government support provided to the energy sector despite their “well-known environmental and public health damage,” according to new research from Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy. “There is evidence that fossil fuel subsidies are socially inequitable, that they encourage smuggling and waste, and distort economies in ways that […]

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Prague Girl Flags TikTok Profile Promoting Malicious App, Helps Security Experts Discover 7 Scam Apps on Google Play And Apple’s App Store

Prague, September 24: A little girl in the Czech Republic’s capital city Prague recently reported a TikTok profile promoting a malicious or scam application, which eventually led to the discovery of a total of seven scam apps on Google Play and Apple’s App Store. Before they were flagged, these scam apps had been downloaded over 2.4 […]

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The Social Dilemma: 11 Tips Offered by the Experts in the Netflix Documentary to Reduce Social Media’s Control Over Us

The Social Dilemma, the new docudrama on Netflix, has become a trending talking point among people. Many are suggesting their friends and followers, ironically on social media platforms, to watch it on the streaming platform. ‘Ironically’, because the docudrama highlights the dangers of the increasing influence of social media apps like Google, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram […]

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Manchester experts’ breakthrough helps narrow the search for intelligent life in the Milky Way

An analytical breakthrough that could significantly improve our chances of finding extra-terrestrial life in our galaxy has been discovered by a team at The University of Manchester. In new research published in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, the researchers demonstrate a reanalysis of existing data that represents a new milestone in the Search for Extra-terrestrial […]