The deadly cost of Olbia’s urban sprawl

The deadly cost of Olbia’s urban sprawl

OLBIA, Italy — After a deadly flood tore through the city of Olbia, displacing thousands and killing nine, local politicians vowed such a tragedy would never happen again.카지노사이트 But nearly a decade on, locals and campaigners say the government has done little to prevent another disaster, even as climate change makes the likelihood of extreme…

Connecticut’s transportation obfuscation

Connecticut’s transportation obfuscation

Why do the folks who run our commuter railroads act like their customers are stupid? Though desperate for ridership to return (to fight huge post-COVID deficits), they ignore legitimate commuter feedback and do everything they can to hide their failures. 카지노사이트 Case in point: the Commuter Rail Council, the independent watchdog group created by the…

Important Things to Know Before Downloading an Online Casino App

Important Things to Know Before Downloading an Online Casino App

Whether you love the thrill of playing casino games or are a novice, an online casino app can be an easy way to have fun and win big. However, there are some important things to know before you download an app, so you can ensure you get the most out of your experience.카지노사이트 Slots lead…

Japan’s reckoning with religious threats, real and imagined

Japan’s reckoning with religious threats, real and imagined

A place on Santa’s naughty list. Abduction and worse by Black Annis, El Cuco, and other folklore ghouls. An eternity of torture in the fires of hell.카지노사이트 Childhood misbehaviour is universal, and so is the parental urge to conjure up a consequence fearsome enough to stop it. But how far should that go and how…

Culture ministry to stamp out ‘irrational practices’ in entertainment industry

Culture ministry to stamp out ‘irrational practices’ in entertainment industry

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism announced Sunday that the entertainment industry’s “irrational” practices such as excessive labor by artists and non-written contracts will be eradicated in the future, in order to put a stop to scandals such as the recent controversy surrounding singer Lee Seung-gi’s non-payment by his former agency Hook Entertainment.카지노사이트 The…

After 11 years in the making Perth’s plan to combat urban sprawl has been abandoned

After 11 years in the making Perth’s plan to combat urban sprawl has been abandoned

Former Premier Colin Barnett says he is disappointed the WA government has decided to detonate a $7 million plan started in 2011 aimed at safeguarding Perth bushland as the city’s population grows. 카지노사이트 In 2011 Barnett started the Strategic Assessment of the Perth and Peel Regions (SAPPR), known back then as the Green Growth Plan,…

Top 5 Transportation Technology Trends For 2023

Top 5 Transportation Technology Trends For 2023

Chris Cunnane is ARC Advisory Group’s expert on transportation technology trends. Mr. Cunnane has identified five primary trends for 2023.카지노사이트 The Network Effect The first of the transportation trends is the network effect is at the heart of supply chain transformation. Essentially, the network effect exists when all components of the supply chain technology ecosystem…

Beyond beliefs: does religious faith lead to a happier, healthier life?

Beyond beliefs: does religious faith lead to a happier, healthier life?

In his Pensées, published posthumously in 1670, the French philosopher Blaise Pascal appeared to establish a foolproof argument for religious commitment, which he saw as a kind of bet. If the existence of God was even minutely possible, he claimed, then the potential gain was so huge – an “eternity of life and happiness” –…