Monthly Archives: October 2018

WOMEN HAVE LASTING HEALTH PROBLEMS YEARS AFTER EXPERIENCING SEXUAL ASSAULT

8 OCT 2018 Women can experience lingering health problems years after workplace sexual harassment or sexual assault, a new study finds. These health problems can include high blood pressure, poor-quality sleep, anxiety and symptoms of depression, the researchers found after doing medical exams of about 300 women. The findings are timely …

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WIKIPEDIA REJECTED AN ENTRY ON THIS PHYSICIST BECAUSE SHE WASN’T FAMOUS ENOUGH. WELL, SHE JUST GOT THE NOBEL PRIZE

4 OCT 2018 Nobel Prize-winning scientist Donna Strickland did not have a Wikipedia page until she became a Nobel laureate, and earlier attempts to write a page for her were rejected because she was not famous enough. Strickland won the 2018 Nobel Prize for Physics for breakthroughs in the field …

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WILL SHIPPING FACE ANOTHER PERFECT STORM?

01 October, 2018  By Captain George Livingstone – One of my first columns of the year was on the state of the international maritime industry, I discussed a broad range of topics, one of which was a coming sea change in the world-wide manufacturing industry.  I would like to focus on that. History is replete …

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