Day: October 5, 2022

No Longer Out of Sight, Effort Gets Underway to Combat Treatable Blindness

Africa and Latin America have the highest rates in the world of treatable sight problems, but a Spanish NGO is finding innovative ways to reverse this situation. Conditions like glaucoma or cataracts, which are easily treated in developed countries, often go unattended in many poorer countries that are struggling with […]

Three Share Nobel Prize in Chemistry 

The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences announced Wednesday three scientists won the Nobel Prize in chemistry for “the development of click chemistry and bioorthogonal chemistry.” The prize and its $900,000 award went equally to Carolyn Bertozzi and Barry Sharpless of the United States and Morten Meldal of Denmark. For Sharpless, […]

11 killed, including NLD members, in Myanmar’s Mandalay region

Nearly a dozen people, including members of Myanmar’s deposed National League for Democracy (NLD) party, have been killed in three townships in Mandalay region on three successive days, locals said Wednesday. The victims, 10 men and one woman, all died after having their throats slit and were discovered with cards […]

TMC Subsidiary NORI Commences Monitoring of the Environmental Impacts of Pilot Nodule Collection System Trials in the Clarion-Clipperton Zone

Impact monitoring vessel Following 16 offshore campaigns by NORI to define the nodule resource and establish an environmental baseline in exploration area NORI-D in the Clarion Clipperton Zone (CCZ), NORI’s environmental program enters a new phase— monitoring the environmental impacts of an integrated collector system test consisting of a pilot collector on the seafloor, the […]

Global Entrepreneur and Philanthropist Charles Huang Returns to Run Innova Medical Group

Pasadena, CA-based Innova Medical Group Inc. announces that its original founder, Dr. Charles Huang, resumes his Chief Executive Officer role from Oct. 1, 2022. PASADENA, Calif., Oct. 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Following Innova Medical Group’s parent company Pasaca Capital Inc.’s termination of Robert Kasprzak’s services as an employee, officer and director of Pasaca Capital […]

Meltwater launches new customer community, Meltwater Community

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Meltwater, a global leader in social and media intelligence, has launched a customer community for the company’s 27,000 global customers. Meltwater Community is an online, self-service community for Meltwater customers to share knowledge, challenges, and experiences to build skills and advance their careers in PR, Communications and […]