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Casablanca, Morocco Inaugurates its New Casa-port Train Station

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His Majesty King Mohammed VI of Morocco recently inaugurated the new train station of Casa-port, which is a crowning achievement for the national transportation network’s modern heritage, and the fi

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Using Smartphones to Improve Nairobi's Informal Transport Sector

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Many cities in sub-Saharan Africa are choking on their traffic, both literally in terms of air pollution and figuratively in terms of congestion. Nairobi, Kenya is no exception.

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Five Colleges Leading the Way in Online Sustainable Agriculture Education

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As the demand for local, sustainable food grows, so does the need for farmers who are well-versed in the ways of sustainable agriculture.

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Lagos Rising: Where Next for 'Africa's London'? [VIDEO]

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Lagos is the world’s fastest growing megacity, and it is currently riding on the wave of their lucrative oil industry and expanding economy.

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Avoiding Driving

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Not only do I do my absolute best to minimize the amount of driving I do here in Toronto, but I also follow the same rule when I travel as well.

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But How Much Waste Does GM Keep Out of Landfills?

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Last month, we joined sister site Gas 2.0 in congratulating Ford Canada on reaching landfill-free status for all of its operations.

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Why Are European States Refusing to Eco-Refit Their Public Buildings?

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The European Commission has set a target for 3% of public buildings throughout the continent to be renovated to improve their energy efficiency every year.

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Women in Food: From Theatre to Tech, Erika Block Helps Build a New Food Economy

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Erika Block is something of a web weaver for the local foods economy.

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The Evolution of Glass Houses

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In 1949, when Phillip Johnson designed the world-famous glass house in New Canaan, Connecticut, it is doubtful he thought much about the adage, “People who live in glass houses shouldn’t throw sto

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Solving the Hispanic Mortality Paradox

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When concerned about a contentious issue such as poverty, place comes first. Social scientists show how a neighborhood or a nation-state lags behind other places.

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Dumpster Diving to Meet Living Building Challenge Requirements

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All green building standards either encourage or even require percentages of recycled material.

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One Way to Avoid Flight Delays: Help Air-Traffic Controllers Do a Better Job

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Hamsa Balakrishnan develops algorithms that help controllers and pilots better manage who's taking off and when.

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VA morale low, but actions by new boss could change things

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Despite all its recent controversy, the Department of Veterans Affairs generally provides good health care to its patients. Attitudes of VA employees toward their agency, however, are ailing.

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Casablanca, Morocco Inaugurates its New Casa-port Train Station

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His Majesty King Mohammed VI of Morocco recently inaugurated the new train station of Casa-port, which is a crowning achievement for the national transportation network’s modern heritage, and the fi

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Avoiding Driving

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Not only do I do my absolute best to minimize the amount of driving I do here in Toronto, but I also follow the same rule when I travel as well.

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Five Colleges Leading the Way in Online Sustainable Agriculture Education

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As the demand for local, sustainable food grows, so does the need for farmers who are well-versed in the ways of sustainable agriculture.

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Lagos Rising: Where Next for 'Africa's London'? [VIDEO]

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Lagos is the world’s fastest growing megacity, and it is currently riding on the wave of their lucrative oil industry and expanding economy.

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White House Sheep, a History

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In 1918, President Wilson wanted sheep. But trouble lurked.

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Voices of the City: Siphe Messive Tebeka

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Voices of the City is a weekly feature that spotlights the everyday lives of our citizens, living and working in cities.

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Women in Food: From Theatre to Tech, Erika Block Helps Build a New Food Economy

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Erika Block is something of a web weaver for the local foods economy.

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The Evolution of Glass Houses

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In 1949, when Phillip Johnson designed the world-famous glass house in New Canaan, Connecticut, it is doubtful he thought much about the adage, “People who live in glass houses shouldn’t throw sto

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Bees and Belonging in Ottawa's Resilient Community Gardens

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A new grassroots city-building movement is redefining the urban landscape in Ottawa.

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Modern Sukkah Design Competitions Reimagine Ancient Shelters

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Ancient verses from the Jewish Bible and contemporary landscape design do not often overlap, but this year no fewer than five design competitions and exhibitions throughout the U.S.

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Hackers ‘Sandworm’ NATO, Incite Pakistan-India Cyber-rattling and Save Nude Snapchats

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Just another week in ThreatWatch, our regularly updated index of noteworthy data breaches.

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Here Comes the Army Cyber Battle Lab

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So long, Network Battle Lab.

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Lawmakers Skeptical of FBI’s Push for Encryption Back Doors

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The bureau’s director is arguing that legislation is needed to catch criminals who are using new technologies, but some in Congress disagree.

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How a Simple Note-Taking App Became the New Anti-Censorship Tool in China

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Mainland internet users have been able to freely share commentary and stories about the protests on the app.

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Three Reasons Apple’s New Encryption Technology is a Good Idea (Even if the FBI Hates It)

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The benefits of secure encryption far outweigh the costs of devices that "go dark" even when authorities have a lawful warrant.

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The Week on Politwoops: musical regrets, bulk campaign deletions and more

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Former Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle Discusses Making ‘Incredibly Hard Decisions’

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Watch Jim Doyle talk about state-level governance during bad budget years.

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Finalists named for 2014 Maryland Cyber Challenge

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Twenty-four teams from high school, college and professional ranks will square off in 2014 Maryland Cyber Challenge in test of defensive and offensive cyber skills.

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FDA Guidelines Thwart Ebola Screening at U.S. Hospitals

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Dallas hospital had the same machine the military uses in Africa to screen for Ebola--but federal rules restricts its use.

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Is Big Data the Solution to VA’s Health Care Woes?

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The key to more proactive patient care is lots and lots of data.

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Getting Health Info to Low-Income Cellphone Users

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The digital divide is shrinking; useful apps aren’t keeping pace.

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Artwork: Constructing a powerful public works portfolio one piece at a time

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Brad Burns displays his public works construction art at government offices, corporate headquarters and public facilities around the globe.

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Public-Private Sector Pay Gap Remains at 35 Percent

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Federal Salary Council report says feds now earn on average 35.2 percent less than their peers, a disparity that’s down 0.2 percent from 2013.

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What ‘America’s Data Agency’ Should Be Doing With Its Data

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Lessons from an open data roundtable at the Commerce Department.

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Booz Allen continues protest campaign with fight for $182.4M contract

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Booz Allen is protesting a $182.4 million Navy award to CACI International, marking the 17th contract award that the company has protested this year.

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U.S. Hospitals Aren't 'Ebola-Ready'

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Healthcare workers say they're far from prepared to treat a patient with the virus.

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U.S. Troops Fighting Ebola in West Africa Are Earning Bonus Pay

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Military members can earn up to $400 extra per month.

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Photos: NOAA Drones Show Killer Whales’ Beautiful Choreography

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A remote-controlled hexacopter, mounted with a high-resolution camera, flew over the waters of Canada’s western province of British Columbia.

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Obama Orders Two-Step IDs to Combat Credit Card Hacks

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The executive order also requires agencies to switch to multifactor authentication to access sites that store citizens' personal information.

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Use data or be data

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Trina Chiasson

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ManTech wins $12.1M contract to support Naval aircraft

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ManTech International has won a $12.1 million contract to support Naval aircraft and systems.

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GSA launches new FedRAMP category

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The General Services Administration has released FedRAMP Ready to showcase cloud service providers ready to perform assessments and authorization with potential agency customers.

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Hawaiian Village In Lava’s Path Awaits Fate Amid New Uncertainty

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What will happen to this Big Island community that may end up divided in two?

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Ebola Vaccine Development Probably Too Late to Deal with Current Crisis

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A major drug firm says it will take until 2016 to ramp up production.

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Temp Feds Will Have Access to Health Care Coverage Starting in January

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OPM publishes final rule expanding the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program.

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What Exactly Does an Administration 'Czar' Do?

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President Obama is expected to name a new Ebola czar. A look at his administration’s past crisis czars gives some indication of how that will work out.

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Nobody Panic, But There's an Ebola Scare at the Pentagon

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A woman who recently visited Africa became ill outside the Pentagon this morning. But let's not jump to conclusions.

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