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As climate change threatens Pacific Islands, some atolls have been growing. Now scientists have figured out why

But over the past decade, scientists have noted a puzzling phenomenon: some islands are getting bigger. A new study released last week examined the evolution of Jeh Island, a sparsely populated atoll that’s part of the Marshall Islands, a Pacific nation made up of a remote chain of coral atolls and volcanic islands between the […]

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Indian village schoolteacher wins $1 million prize — and gives half to the runners-up

The award, which is run by the Varkey Foundation in partnership with UNESCO, celebrates “exceptional” teachers who have made an outstanding contribution to their profession. Ranjitsinh Disale, a teacher at Zilla Parishad Primary School, in the village of Paritewadi in the western Indian state of Maharashtra, was chosen as winner from more than 12,000 nominations […]

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Are your passwords, personal details available on the dark web? With SAFE Me, Lucideus wants to redefine digital security

Cybersecurity and Digital Business Risk Quantification (CRQ) major, Lucideus, marked its foray into the consumer space with the launch of SAFE Me, a mobile application meant to secure and protect one’s digital life. The zero-permission and free of cost mobile application leverages Lucideus’ proprietary breach likelihood scoring algorithm built as joint research with MIT and […]