Author Archives: virginiajim

About virginiajim

Retired knowledge nut.

Mining Digest 404 – Aug 16, 2019: 5G Communications, Abortion History, Algorithm Faults, Apartheid, Border Wall, Chilean Cybersyn, Civil War Museum, Coal Decals, Cognitive Neuroscience, Container Shipping History, Contraception, Electricity Cost, Elio Schaechter Story, Elizabeth Warren Interview, Gerrymandering, Hearing Loss in Combat, High School Learning, Homeless Containment in Los Angeles, Human and AI Differences, Melting Pot America, Moon Landing Anniversary, Oyster Breakwaters in NYC, Puerto Rico Trends, Reparations, Reverberation Control, Salton Sea, Scott Pelley, Silicon Valley History, Small Cap Value Funds, Stonewall Incident, Tasers, Walt Whitman, Wellness Industry, Women in Congress

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Mining Digest 403 – Aug 9, 2019: 40 Acres and a Mule, 401K Answers, Border Crossing at Nogales, Cambridge Analytica, Children Border Separations, Chinese Surveillance, City Jobs Decline, Climate Warming Impact, Code War Dawning, Cory Doctorow Interview, Courthouse Technology, Deutsche Bank and Trump, Economics Discrimination, Employment Levels, Facial Recognition Concerns, Ferguson Effect, Gerrymandering and Court Packing, GMO Farming and Eagles, Government Operations During Trump, Homeless in New York City, Internet for Lawyers, Intuitive AI, Los Angeles Police CSOC, Measles Outbreak in New York City, Migrants from Mexican Viewpoint, Mueller Report Review, Nerd Wallet, Open Syllabus Project, Police Use of Force, Problem Solving, Protein Research, Recycling Birth, Social Media Regulation in Europe and Fake Meat, Superintelligence, Tiananmen Square Massacre, Trump and Deutsche Bank, Trump Finances, Trumps Racists Comments in Court, Two Funds for Life, Wall Street Whistleblower, White Nationalism

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Mining Digest 402 – Aug 2, 2019: AI in China, Alzheimers Research, Atrial Fibrillation Screening, Awakened Family, Battery Research, Bug Hunting Careers, Cancer Genomics, Chagas Disease, Climate Crisis, Cruise Ship Pollution, Cyanide Antidote, Disaster Research, DNA Research, Drug Price Increases, E Scooters, Earth Cooling Ideas, El Paso Water Supply, El Paso Zoo, Electronics Research, Emancipation Proclamation, Emu Wars, Gay Priests, Gene Therapy Trends, Google Ethics Panel and Dementia Music, Happiness, Hydrology, Kidney Function Research, Krill Impact, Military Housing Problems, Mueller vs Watergate, Psychedelic Drug Research, Rare Earth Mining and Radioactive Waste, Robin Roberts, San Francisco Prosperity Impact, Sharon Stone, Slavery in Canada, Smart Road Research, Substance Abuse Research, Surveillance Capitalism, Tech Worker Resistance, Vaccine Discussion

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Mining Digest 401 – Jul 26, 2019: Abolition and Pro Slavery, Abortion History in U.S., Alpha Males, American Segregation, Barbara Bush, Bioanalytics, Brexit Problems, Campaign Technology, Cancer Cure Question, Childhood Poverty, Climate Change Crisis, College Tuition Cost Reduction, Congressional Activities, Crony Capitalism, Female Engagement Team, Fox News, Green New Deal, HR 1, ISIS Fighter Repatriation, James Fallows Observations, Martin Luther King Day, Moon Race Project, Mueller Report and Barr, Mueller Report Translation, Neil Gaiman, Nitric Oxide, Platinum Antitumor Chemistry, Prochlorococcus, Procrastination Value, Putin’s World, Ray Kurzweil, Safi Bahcall, Sandra Day O’Connor, Senate Youth Program, States of the Union Addresses, Supreme Court Appointments, Swiss Lifestyle Changes, Trump Finances, Ulysses S. Grant Memoirs, US and Soviet Relations Under Reagan, Victimhood, Vietnam War Lessons, Vulcanologist, White Nationalism

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Mining Digest 400 – Jul 19, 2019: Alcohol Addiction, Angry Women, Broadband in North Carolina, Chinese Internet, Clemency Concept, Concussion Discussion, Democratic Socialism, Depression Causes, Fibernet Failure, Genetic Advances, Immigration Controversy, Impeachment Discussion, Investment Advice, Iran Women’s Revolution of ’79, Kellogg Brothers, Marijuana Effects, Medical Doctor Part-time, Molecular Engineer, Mountaintop Removal, Obesity Paradox, Online Censorship, Opioid Narratives, Palliative Care for Homeless, Paris Sewers, Parkland One Year Later, Policing the Police, Population Decline, Programmers Culture, Shoemaker-Levy 9, Smart City Problems, Tech’s Moral Void, Telemedicine via Internet, Tribal Rights, Urban Growth, Wildfire Impact

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Mining Digest 399 – Jul 12, 2019: Broadband in Oregon, Censorship in China, Cyber Attack-Australia, Death Process, Detroit House Rehab, Dialogue Writing, Disability Rights, Doctors Stories, Ebola Insights, Genetic Testing, HIV Vaccines, HPV Vaccinations, Impossible Foods, Intel Chiefs Summaries, Leading Ladies, Mapping Political Prejudice, Measles in New York City, Microgrids, Money Processing, Moth Book, Nepal Fights Paedophiles, Neverland Discussion, New Zealand Mosque Attacks, News Media Alliance, Nixon Beyond Watergate, Oprah Philosophy, Parasites, Pete Buttigieg, Pirates of the Air, Planned Parenthood CEO, Populism, Resistome of Soils, Spillover Events, Tropical Diseases, Valerie Jarrett Interview, White Nationalist Conversion, Work Mobility

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Mining Digest 398 – Jul 5, 2019: Amazon and Antitrust Issues, Assange Indictment Discussion, Bassem Youseff, Blockchain and Podcasting, Climate Change Impact, Congo Documentary, Crowdfunding a Book, David Sedaris, Death Penalty Discussion, Democracy and the Internet, Empathy, Equal Rights Amendment, Exoplanets, Facts and Truth, Food Abundance, Gun Control, Humans and AI, Koch Brothers and Public Transit, Life Defined, Loneliness Problem, Machines Learning to Find Injustice, Man vs. the Machine, Muller Report and Barr Letter, Music and Culture, Oregon Life, Pain Management Problem, Political Tribes, Refugee Documentary, Religious Freedom, Saturday Night Live Creator, Secret Organizations, Stuff You Should Know, Virtual Reality, Water Purification, Women in STEM

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