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It's the system for building systems that we should be correcting.

The only unforgivable failure is the failure to learn from past failure.

Tom DeMarco: "Controlling Software Projects - Management Measurement & Estimation"


The lamp of experience... I know of no way of judging the future but by the past.

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Fri, 01 Jul 2022 20:58:06 GMT
2 more British citizens charged as 'mercenaries' in Russian-backed separatist region of Ukraine
Pro-Russian investigators in the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic (DPR) on Friday said they have charged another two British citizens with being "mercenaries," according to the Donetsk News Agency.
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Sat, 02 Jul 2022 00:04:41 GMT
Taiwan accepts same-sex marriage, so why not adoption?
Wang Chen-wei and Chen Jun-ru are unique among parents in Taiwan.
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Sat, 02 Jul 2022 01:41:11 GMT
India bans single-use plastic to combat pollution
India on Friday imposed a ban on single-use plastics on items ranging from straws to cigarette packets to combat worsening pollution in a country whose streets are strewn with waste.
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Fri, 01 Jul 2022 13:33:32 GMT
A leader for all Israelis? Yair Lapid takes over as caretaker prime minister
Yair Lapid is used to being in the spotlight.
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Fri, 01 Jul 2022 15:46:47 GMT
Enormous chocolate factory shuts over salmonella outbreak
A chocolate factory in Belgium has temporarily shut its doors after discovering salmonella in a production batch.
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Thu, 30 Jun 2022 21:33:52 GMT
EU agrees rules to tame 'Wild West' crypto market
The European Union has agreed on ground-breaking rules for regulating crypto assets, EU lawmakers said on Thursday, as the rout in bitcoin piles pressure on authorities to rein in the sector.
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Thu, 30 Jun 2022 07:59:07 GMT
China's economy just had its best month since February
China's huge manufacturing and service industries just saw their first month of growth since February, according to surveys published Thursday, as Covid restrictions were eased in many cities.
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Mon, 27 Jun 2022 18:01:39 GMT
Amazon introduces new warehouse robot, says it's not replacing human workers
Amazon unveiled its first fully autonomous mobile robot that can move heavy carts and work safely alongside humans. The company says the robot will help address safety concerns, but it comes as Amazon faces a labor crisis and several unionization effort from warehouse workers.
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Mon, 21 Mar 2022 19:54:24 GMT
Not only is Lake Powell's water level plummeting because of drought, its total capacity is shrinking, too
Lake Powell, the second-largest human-made reservoir in the US, has lost nearly 7% of its potential storage capacity since 1963, when Glen Canyon Dam was built, a new report shows.
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Tue, 22 Mar 2022 16:43:47 GMT
These were the best and worst places for air quality in 2021, new report shows
Air pollution spiked to unhealthy levels around the world in 2021, according to a new report.
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Sun, 20 Mar 2022 07:01:50 GMT
Big-box stores could help slash emissions and save millions by putting solar panels on roofs. Why aren't more of them doing it?
As the US attempts to wean itself off its heavy reliance on fossil fuels and shift to cleaner energy sources, many experts are eyeing a promising solution: your neighborhood big-box stores and shopping malls.
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Mon, 13 Jun 2022 03:00:47 GMT
Why Zhang Daqian is outselling Van Gogh
Zhang Daqian may not be a household name in the West, but in China -- and the global art market at large -- he is on par with the likes of Warhol and Monet.
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Mon, 27 Jun 2022 06:30:10 GMT
Major transgender beauty contest crowns this year's queen
Filipina beauty queen Fuschia Anne Ravena has been named winner of Miss International Queen 2022, a contest described by organizers as the world's largest beauty pageant for transgender women.
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Wed, 22 Jun 2022 13:50:21 GMT
A floating city in the Maldives begins to take shape
A city is rising from the waters of the Indian Ocean. In a turquoise lagoon, just 10 minutes by boat from Male, the Maldivian capital, a floating city, big enough to house 20,000 people, is being constructed.
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Wed, 22 Jun 2022 19:05:04 GMT
Potentially toxic skin-whitening cosmetics have exploded on major social media platforms

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Tue, 07 Jun 2022 15:00:35 GMT
Surreal images explore Asian American identity
There are those who take photos and those who make photos, to paraphrase the legendary photographer Ansel Adams.
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Tue, 26 Apr 2022 14:13:27 GMT
A powerful portrait of motherhood and exotic dancing
When Hajar Benjida began photographing exotic dancers around the Atlanta area, she didn't want to take typical images of them performing on stage. Instead, she photographed many of the women at home, including Cleo, who had recently given birth to a baby boy named Andy.
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Tue, 28 Jun 2022 02:23:40 GMT
The hidden spaces on planes that are off limits to passengers
There are some secret areas on widebody aircraft, where the pilots and cabin crew go to rest during long flights. Passengers can't access them under any circumstance and they're well hidden from view.
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Tue, 28 Jun 2022 16:55:18 GMT
This airline is bringing back the A380 superjumbo
The A380 superjumbo is beloved among aviation fans, thanks to its spacious interior, mighty size and quiet inflight experience, but its days have been numbered since Airbus announced in 2019 it was ceasing production of the airliner.
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Mon, 27 Jun 2022 10:54:45 GMT
Could you land a plane in an emergency? Here's what experts say
It's a nightmare scenario: the pilot of your flight is incapacitated and someone has to get in their seat and land the plane. Could you do it?
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Mon, 27 Jun 2022 11:16:58 GMT
150,000-year-old fossil dunes could offer clues to Noah's flood
Drive an hour or so southeast out of the city of Abu Dhabi toward the emirate's empty deserts and you'll hit a landscape full of unexpected man-made creations.
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Wed, 15 Jun 2022 22:09:20 GMT
Five guys take the same photo for 40 years
Five friends' celebrated photo taken every five years at the same California lake is out for the world to see despite one man's recent cancer scare.
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Tue, 15 Feb 2022 23:30:08 GMT
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Thu, 02 Jun 2022 21:59:44 GMT
TikTok star shares her breastfeeding journey and excess milk to help others
With no end in sight to the baby formula shortage, lifestyle content creator and new mom Lucie Fink is stepping up to help babies in need. She's donating her excess breast milk, and she credits her TikTok and Instagram followers with inspiring her to help.
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Thu, 16 Jun 2022 17:28:30 GMT
After 40 days in a bomb shelter, two Ukrainian refugees and 17 dogs are ready to start a new life in Poland
When CNN Hero Aaron Jackson welcomed the first group of dogs from Ukraine to the abandoned animal shelter he's reopened in Poland, he also took in two refugees who shared an amazing story of survival.
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Fri, 10 Jun 2022 00:19:05 GMT
This CNN Hero solves an often invisible problem by providing 'Undies for Everyone'
It's not every day you meet a rabbi from Texas with a thing for underwear.
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Sat, 02 Jul 2022 03:59:29 +0200
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Sat, 02 Jul 2022 03:59:29 +0200
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Sat, 02 Jul 2022 03:59:29 +0200
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