Daily Archives: February 8, 2019

State of California Tackles Drought with IoT & Blockchain

The Freshwater Trust, IBM Research and SweetSense Inc. aim to make groundwater usage sustainable

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ —┬áThe Freshwater Trust (TFT), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit working to protect and restore freshwater ecosystems,

African Leaders Address Refugee Problems

NAIROBI As the number of displaced persons in Africa reaches 17 million, leaders on the continent and representatives of international organizations are attending a refugee summit in Ethiopia.

Khabele Maltosa, head of the African Union …

Lassa Fever Outbreak in West Africa Escalating Rapidly: WHO

GENEVA The World Health Organization reports it is scaling up efforts to try to control an outbreak of Lassa fever, which is escalating at a rapid pace.

Lassa fever is an acute viral hemorrhagic illness …