Water Consumption Revisited


In fact, this past Friday, Congress took an important step in acknowledging the severity of the situation, by introducing the Asunción Valdivia Heat Illness and Fatality Prevention Act, devised to protect outdoor laborers against rising temperatures, according to the Union of Concerned Scientists.  These and other threats to farm workers aren’t necessarily new, but they “amplify existing hazards” for an already disenfranchised group, Howard Frumkin, professor emeritus of environmental and occupational health at the University of Washington School of Public Health, told The Counter. “Speaking as a physician, this

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Simply Sport


The weather forecast Monday called for sunshine across California, with barely a cloud on the horizon for the next week or so. Pour yourself a nice, cool glass of water—and then think about how you’re going to start conserving it. The lack of rain and snow during what is usually California’s wet season has shrunk the state’s water supply. The Sierra Nevada snowpack, a crucial source of water as it melts over the spring and summer, is currently at 65% of normal. Major reservoirs are also low. Two state agencies warned last week that the dry winter is very likely to lead to cuts in the supply

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A Glance Into Travel


"We want every educator, school staff member, child-care worker to receive at least one shot by the end of the month of March," Biden said. Biden's directive is meant to reassure anxious teachers who have clashed with the administration over recent guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which said that teacher vaccinations should not be considered a prerequisite for schools to reopen. In a clear signal of solidarity, Cardona and Dr. Biden were joined yesterday by the heads of the nation's largest teachers unions, Becky Pringle of the National Education Association and

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Cepton Introduces the World’s Smallest Wide Field of View Lidar Sensor for Near-Range Applications LiDAR sensors perform better than other sensor types in critical cases for traffic analysis and monitoring applications. They offer 24/7 availability due to superior perception capabilities in all lighting conditions, including night-time, intense headlight glare, and shadows. They also provide excellent angular resolution compared to radar-based systems and minimize false positives and negatives. As driverless cars need to react in real-time to any number of unpredictable elements, the ability to gather data on

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