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In my tests, all this chirping and listening isn’t much of an additional drain on your battery.
A COVID-FIGHTING TOOL IS BURIED IN YOUR PHONE. TURN IT ON.GEOFFREY FOWLERNOVEMBER 20, 2020WASHINGTON POST
We’re under a “general rain advisory,” which means there’s higher bacterial levels than normal in the ocean, especially near storm drains, rivers or lagoons.
ENVIRONMENT REPORT: COASTAL NEIGHBORHOODS SUPPORTED MEASURE E LEASTMACKENZIE ELMERNOVEMBER 9, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Transfer to a colander set in the kitchen sink and let drain, until slightly limp, about 30 minutes.
THIS BO SSAM DREAM IS WITHIN REACH, AND IT STARTS WITH YOUR INSTANT POTERIC KIMOCTOBER 28, 2020WASHINGTON POST
He pointed to an incident in July in which a defector, according to South Korean officials, crawled beneath barbed wire and through a drain on Ganghwa Island, before swimming more than half a mile to North Korea.
THE NORTH KOREANS WHO ESCAPE BACK HOMEFIONA ZUBLINOCTOBER 14, 2020OZY
These microfibers flow out of washing machines, down the drain and into the world’s rivers, lakes and oceans.
WASHING YOUR JEANS TOO MUCH MIGHT POSE RISKS TO THE ENVIRONMENTSHARON OOSTHOEKOCTOBER 12, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Nearly half of millennials are considering leaving San Diego because of the cost of housing, which would create a massive brain drain and harm the prosperity of our region.
OPPONENTS OF MEASURE E (AND MORE HOUSING) WANT YOU TO BE VERY, VERY AFRAIDMARISSA TUCKER-BORQUEZOCTOBER 9, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Lithuania, for example, wants to reverse its brain drain, so the government is using LinkedIn to connect with young workers.
WHY RUSSIA, CHINA AND IRAN LOVE TWITTER — WITHOUT REALLY BEING ON ITPALLABI MUNSIOCTOBER 7, 2020OZY
On this account, great care should be taken to provide well-drained positions.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
The pool was drained in 1866, and, having been filled up, its site will ere long be covered with streets of houses.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
The bed should be drained by a little ditch around it on the upper side.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.

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