Ammonia: an essential ingredient in fertilizers, but how can the accompanying emissions be reduced?

Ammonia plays a vital role as an ingredient in nitrogen fertilizers, which improve crop yields and in turn help feed the world’s burgeoning population. The fertilizer industry is by far the largest consumer of ammonia, with consumption estimated at around 80-90% of global supply. Ammonia is also used in the mining industry as an explosive and has a wide range ...

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Take a closer look: the touch keyboard in Windows 11

It’s been almost a month since Windows 11 became generally available, but because it’s being rolled out on a phased basis, it’s not available to everyone. While there are ways to skip the queue and immediately install the operating system on your machine, it’s wiser to know what you’re getting into before you decide to pull the trigger. That’s why ...

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Emoji reactions were a cute addition to Facebook. They became a headache.

At the end of 2017, Facebook was in the final stages of preparing for a major change in the way it categorizes posts and comments, and at least one employee had a lingering concern: what to do with emojis. The plan was to give emoji reactions such as “love” and “anger” five times the weight of a traditional “like” in ...

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The face behind Hemsworth saying he will visit Cowra | Cowra Guardian

Glenn Daley has only been the director of Cowra Tourism for a relatively short time, but he put that time to good use to come up with a campaign this month that saw Hollywood heartthrob Chris Hemsworth agree to visit Cowra. Hemsworth is one of the most recognizable faces on the planet with his social media accounts reaching millions of ...

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Verizon Business Expands Global Managed Services With

NEW YORK, October 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Verizon Business has announced the expansion of its global SD WAN offering with the addition of Verizon Software Defined Secure Branch with Fortinet Secure SD WAN. The solution is designed to provide businesses, including enterprises and enterprise market customers, with a converged in-a-box networking and security solution to secure and connect hybrid ...

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Reviews | Joe Biden is almost as unpopular as Trump. Unlike Trump, he has a way out.

Presidents start with high approval ratings because they are winners, but as John E. Mueller, the leading scholar on the subject, wrote in 1970, after a few first moments of happiness and understanding with the public, all the presidents tend towards a natural decline. From Mueller’s perspective, the decline is built-in. Presidents win the White House by making extravagant appeals ...

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No, this quote from Baldwin in a report on the propeller pistol incident is not genuine

(PoliFact) On October 21, actor Alec Baldwin shot a gun at a film set in New Mexico, killing the film’s cinematographer and injuring its director, according to the Santa Fe County Sheriff’s Office, who is investigating the murder. The fatal incident received extensive media coverage, including by Variety, which reported on the developing story and the death of cinematographer Halyna ...

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Millers push GMO imports to cut rising costs

Market news Millers push GMO imports to cut rising costs Tuesday, October 26, 2021 The Principal Secretary of Agriculture Hamadi Iddi Boga. PHOTO | DIANA NGILA | NMG By GERALD ANDAEMore from this author Summary The millers had urged the government in August to allow them to import the raw material of organically modified organisms (GMOs) for the processing of ...

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13 new horror movies coming out this week, including “Antlers” and the return of “Paranormal Activity”!

For daily updates of the versions delivered right to your feed, follow @HorrorCalendar. It’s the last week of October and that means Halloween is just around the corner, ending the week, month, and the entire damn Halloween season on Sunday, October 31st. What new horrors can you expect on the road to the big day, you ask? For starters, two ...

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10 fun facts about Elvira from her new memoir: Brad Pitt, Elvis

Elvira, Mistress of Darkness poses at San Diego Comic-Con 2011.Photo: Frazer harrison (Getty Images) When Elvira, mistress of darkness (real name: Cassandra Peterson) published her memoir at the end of September, the title was: “OMG ELVIRA IS OUT!“People were excited – and rightly so! – and the chapter on how the bodacious horror host Falling in love with her partner ...

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