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Yes, it is time for the 2021 Perseid Meteor Shower! (video)

  It’s August and it is time for another round of the summer favorites, the Perseid Meteor Shower. The Perseids are a prolific meteor shower associated with the comet Swift–Tuttle. The meteors are called the Perseids because the point from which they appear to hail (called the radiant) lies in the constellation Perseus. The shower is visible from mid-July each year, with the peak in activity between 9…

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FDA Participates in New ‘Collaborative Communities’ to Address Emerging Challenges in Medical Devices

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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced participation in several new collaborative communities aimed at addressing challenges in patient health care. Collaborative communities are a continuing forum where private and public sector representatives of the community work together on medical device challenges to achieve common objectives and outcomes. “We’re pleased to announce the progress we’ve made with participation in collaborative communities….

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Nature lover? Here is why you need to visit Colombia soon!

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Senseless tourism has come to an end and the world is increasingly filled with more conscious travelers.   MIAMI — Nominated as one of the 52 countries to love in 2021 by The New York Times, Colombia is one of the trendiest destinations for this year due to its natural wealth and the sustainability practices implemented by its tourist sector. If you are a nature…

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Michelin and Speedland Codesign SL:PDX, a Revolution in Trail Running Soles

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Michelin and Speedland codesigned an innovative trail running shoe, the SL:PDX, to provide a unique, customizable experience for runners. This new shoe combines advanced technical solutions to provide traction and stability. Trail Running Shoe Using Michelin’s cuttable blocks technology, the SL:PDX allows runners to customize the sole for maximum performance, safety and comfort. The sole was designed with special multi-directional sculptures…

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Princess Cruises Successfully Completes First Voyage Following Extended Pause in Operations

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Majestic Princess Returns to Seattle After First Alaska Sailing SANTA CLARITA, Calif. — Majestic Princess returned to Seattle today, concluding its sailing to Alaska and marking the first successful United States voyage for Princess Cruises following the extended pause in operations. The ship became the line’s first ship to return to service, kicking off the partial season of Alaska sailings departing through September 26, 2021. The round-trip, seven-day cruise visited Glacier Bay…

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Give Kids The World Village Adds New Serendipity Pirate Ship Attraction to its Array of Accessible Venues

KISSIMMEE, Fla. — Give Kids The World Village just became even more magical with the addition of its new Serendipity themed pirate ship stage. Joining snoring trees, an enchanting castle and the world’s largest game of Candy Land, Serendipity is one of many ADA-accessible storybook attractions that help spread happiness and hope at the Village – an 89-acre, whimsical nonprofit resort that…

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Gwyneth Paltrow, Gabrielle Union, Hannah Bronfman, and Other Influential Celebrities Join Kindbody in Largest Femtech Raise of 2021

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Fertility and Family-Building Leader Kindbody Secures Strategic Celebrity Investors in $62M Series C Funding to Accelerate Global Reach Kindbody today announced that Gwyneth Paltrow, Gabrielle Union, Hannah Bronfman, Yael Cohen, Sophia Amoruso, Amy Griffin, and other mission-driven celebrities have contributed to the company’s $62 million Series C fundraise announced two weeks ago. The strategic investments from celebrity health advocates and champions of equality will be used to accelerate the…

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FORD FUND AND GOVERNORS HIGHWAY SAFETY ASSOCIATION AWARD GRANTS TO HELP COMBAT TEEN SPEEDING

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Ford Motor Company Fund and the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) are awarding grants totaling $135,000 to State Highway Safety Offices in Kentucky, Michigan, Montana, New York, Tennessee and Utah; Grants will be used to create and implement programs to help combat teen speeding in each state Ford Fund and GHSA resume their award-winning teen driver safety program – Ford…

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Para-athlete, Stef Reid, joins forces with Always to show the world that the benefits of playing sport during puberty go far beyond the track

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LONDON — Sport is about so much more than the wins, yet sadly nearly one in three girls drop out of sport during puberty. That’s why Always is teaming up with inspirational Para-athlete, Stef Reid, long jumper, to continue their mission to keep girls playing. Para-athlete, Stef Reid A recent study of 1,000 girls and 1,000 adults, conducted by OnePoll…

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