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Science and Sovereignty

Science and Sovereignty: Western Ideas about Science and Nation and their Expression in Puerto Rico and the Caribbeanby Rodrigo FernósCorpus Christi, Texas: VirtualBookworm, 2021.This book explores the impact of modern...

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The fight against fake-paper factories that churn out sham science

Source: NatureWhen Laura Fisher noticed striking similarities between research papers submitted to RSC Advances, she grew suspicious. None of the papers had authors or institutions in common, but their charts and titles...

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El proyecto de autodeterminación de Puerto Rico: ¿Debemos apoyarlo los independentistas?

Fuente: ClaridadEl jueves 18 de marzo, 2021, las congresistas de origen puertorriqueño Nydia Velazquez y Alexandria Ocasio Cortés reintrodujeron el proyecto de ley titulado ¨Puerto Rico Self Determination Act.¨ El mismo...

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The fractal dimension of Islamic and Persian four-folding gardens

Source: NatureAbstractSince Benoit Mandelbrot (1924–2010) coined the term “fractal” in 1975, mathematical theories of fractal geometry have deeply influenced the fields of landscape perception, architecture, and...

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Border surge's cause is more complicated than COVID-19

Source: UC Riverside NewsThe United States border has seen an increase in families — primarily men with their children — and most recently a surge in unaccompanied minors traveling north from Central...

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Hospital El Salvador: a novel paradigm of intensive care in response to COVID-19 in central America

Source; The LanceletOn March 18, 2020, the first case of COVID-19 was confirmed in El Salvador.1 Closely monitoring pandemic trends worldwide,2,  3,  4 local experts realised that if El Salvador's...

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The lessons of a Chelsea family’s COVID-19 ordeal

Source: Boston GlobeHer husband, Roberto, was rushed to the hospital on April 1 with COVID-19. He was so sick doctors intubated him. Rosa also had COVID-19, and was running a fever and had chest...

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US envoy talks migration with El Salvador, VP calls Mexico

Source: AP NewsZúñiga is scheduled to meet with President Nayib Bukele. El Salvadoran officials said they were ready to cooperate, but that more development aid was needed to prevent families with...

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