Jaffer: The Knight Institute was set up before anybody had the idea that Trump could become president. [Columbia University President] Lee Bollinger and Alberto Ibargen [president and CEO of the John M. And James L. “Columbia embraces its role as an engine of economic opportunity in our home city,” said University President Lee C. Bollinger. “Our pioneering researchers are the source of the pathbreaking ideas that are essential to New York’s continued leadership as a global capital, and our commitment to local development ensures we can be a growing source of stable, middle income jobs and economic opportunity in our community.”.
NASA is learning how to grow fresh produce in space using its Vegetable Production , dubbed Veggie. ISS astronauts tasted space grown lettuce for the first time in August 2015. More recent Veggie experiments involved growing zinnias not edible, but a good test for other plants, such as tomatoes, that must flower for fruit production..
Every year in late May or early June, thousands of visitors gather near the popular Elkmont Campground to observe the naturally occurring phenomenon of Photinus carolinus; a firefly species that flashes synchronously. Access to the viewing area is provided by shuttle from the Sugarlands Visitor Center. A parking pass will be required for all vehicles wishing to attend the event..
But I’m not part of the “more is better” chorus. I’m a “less is more and simpler is better” kind of guy. In fact, I’d go so far as to say that once you start expanding your investment horizon beyond a broadly diversified portfolio of stocks and bonds (or stock and bond funds or ETFs), you also run the risk of ending up with jumble of investments that are costly and difficult to manage.
Now some of you will make the assumption I’m all about “pro height” not so. As a matter of fact, I’ve been an ACE (Alliance for Citizens of Edmonds) member for a number of years, a group well known for its “low architecture” stance. I have advocated for appropriate, responsible development during my entire time on the EDC.
With parents, grandparents, teachers and/or bosses all on WeChat (like Facebook in the West), the “kids” need to find unique spaces and their own ways of communicating. Two examples are Nice (a photo app similar to Instagram) and Meipai (a video app with parallels to Vine). Though brands like Ray Ban and Bulgari have begun to put campaigns there, neither app has gained dominance, as there are multiple competing apps in their categories.