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Russia’s war with Ukraine: Five reasons why many African countries choose to be ‘neutral’

Russia’s war with Ukraine: Five reasons why many African...

African countries’ decision to avoid condemning Russia for its invasion of Ukraine...

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Tiny tracks tell of ancient paths made by gerbils and spiders on South Africa's south coast

Tiny tracks tell of ancient paths made by gerbils and spiders...

There is something near-miraculous in the concept of tiny creatures, weighing just...

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Bilingual schooling can boost literacy - but in Côte d’Ivoire it's not as clear cut

Bilingual schooling can boost literacy - but in Côte d’Ivoire...

Investing in bilingual education can reduce grade repetition, drop-out rates, and...

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The dating game: survey shows how and why South Africans use Tinder

The dating game: survey shows how and why South Africans...

The study found most use Tinder casually because they’re bored, playing with the...

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Algorithms, bots and elections in Africa: how social media influences political choices

Algorithms, bots and elections in Africa: how social media...

The system behind apps like Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and WhatsApp isn’t neutral....

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Uganda study shows text messages can boost tax compliance: here's what worked

Uganda study shows text messages can boost tax compliance:...

Receiving any text message increased the likelihood that an individual would pay...

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Treating pets for cancer can revolutionize care for humans

Treating pets for cancer can revolutionize care for humans

Treating companion animals like cats and dogs for cancer can bring us closer to...

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National Indigenous Languages Day: Keeping languages thriving for generations to come

National Indigenous Languages Day: Keeping languages thriving...

This National Indigenous Languages Day, let’s celebrate the community-led initiatives...

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How Russia's unanswered propaganda led to the war in Ukraine

How Russia's unanswered propaganda led to the war in Ukraine

Russia’s propaganda signalled a full-scale invasion of Ukraine a long time ago.

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Online posts may not reflect Chinese opinion when it comes to the Russian invasion of Ukraine

Online posts may not reflect Chinese opinion when it comes...

In China, social media is being censored to reflect pro-Russian sentiment, making...

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Planting trees can help the climate, but only if we also stop burning fossil fuels

Planting trees can help the climate, but only if we also...

Planting trees and preventing deforestation can store carbon in nature, but the...

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Despite its Oscar win, CODA is still a film that depicts deafness as a burden

Despite its Oscar win, CODA is still a film that depicts...

It’s refreshing to see disabled actors in disabled roles, but can’t the academy...

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A new way to pick the best school for your child

A new way to pick the best school for your child

An education researcher explains how most school rating websites lack a key piece...

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Much of the cost of dementia care in aging Native American adults is due to hospitalization

Much of the cost of dementia care in aging Native American...

A clearer understanding of the true treatment costs of dementia for American Indian...

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Behind the crypto hype is an ideology of social change

Behind the crypto hype is an ideology of social change

Many people promoting cryptocurrencies are looking for something bigger than the...

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Brains are bad at big numbers, making it impossible to grasp what a million COVID-19 deaths really means

Brains are bad at big numbers, making it impossible to...

The brain can count small numbers or compare large ones. But it struggles to understand...

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Criminal justice algorithms: Being race-neutral doesn’t mean race-blind

Criminal justice algorithms: Being race-neutral doesn’t...

A cornerstone of the First Step Act, passed with bipartisan support, is the PATTERN...

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Transgender women are finding some respect in India, but a traditional gender-nonconforming group – hijras – remains stigmatized

Transgender women are finding some respect in India, but...

A sociologist explains that the ability to claim transgender identities in India...

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Treating pets for cancer can revolutionize care for humans

Treating pets for cancer can revolutionize care for humans

Treating companion animals like cats and dogs for cancer can bring us closer to...

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National Indigenous Languages Day: Keeping languages thriving for generations to come

National Indigenous Languages Day: Keeping languages thriving...

This National Indigenous Languages Day, let’s celebrate the community-led initiatives...

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How Russia's unanswered propaganda led to the war in Ukraine

How Russia's unanswered propaganda led to the war in Ukraine

Russia’s propaganda signalled a full-scale invasion of Ukraine a long time ago.

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Online posts may not reflect Chinese opinion when it comes to the Russian invasion of Ukraine

Online posts may not reflect Chinese opinion when it comes...

In China, social media is being censored to reflect pro-Russian sentiment, making...

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Planting trees can help the climate, but only if we also stop burning fossil fuels

Planting trees can help the climate, but only if we also...

Planting trees and preventing deforestation can store carbon in nature, but the...

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Despite its Oscar win, CODA is still a film that depicts deafness as a burden

Despite its Oscar win, CODA is still a film that depicts...

It’s refreshing to see disabled actors in disabled roles, but can’t the academy...