Industrial workers improve work processes

Industrial workers improve work processes

No one knows better than the worker himself how to improve the work process of which he is a part. Ergonomic, safety, or environmental problems, as well as improvements in efficiency, costs, or production times, become evident to those who put their bodies into industrial plants on a daily basis. And some companies decided to … Read more

The unsung hero of the 1920’s beauty industry

Of the four fundamental interactions, gravitation is the dominant at astronomical length scales. Gravity effects are cumulative; by contrast, the effects of positive and negative charges tend to cancel one another, making electromagnetism relatively insignificant on astronomical length scales. The remaining two interactions, the weak and strong nuclear forces, decline very rapidly with distance; their … Read more

“Volks-Sparkasse”: Joint branches in response to savings pressure

“Volks-Sparkasse”: Joint branches in response to savings pressure

Details in press conference On Friday, Germany’s second-largest Volksbank confirmed corresponding reports by the magazine “Spiegel” and the “Welt am Sonntag”. Details will be announced by the two banks in a joint press conference next Tuesday (3.9.). The cooperation is a response to the pressure to save money and could therefore set a precedent nationwide. … Read more

“IMF arrives with wallet but also has a heart,” says new Fund chief

“IMF arrives with wallet but also has a heart,” says new Fund chief

The new executive director of the International Monetary Fund, Kristalina Georgieva, gave her first public speech in her position and made reference to countries that have programs with the organization, such as Argentina. She said the IMF comes in “very desperate situations,” with a wallet, but with a brain and “a beating heart. Georgieva, a … Read more

Our Opinion Editor’s take on what would happen if we could all afford a private therapist

By astronomical convention, the four seasons can be determined by the solstices—the points in the orbit of maximum axial tilt toward or away from the Sun—and the equinoxes, when Earth rotational axis is aligned with its orbital axis. In the Northern Hemisphere, winter solstice currently occurs around 21 December; summer solstice is near 21 June, … Read more

Not to miss the vizcachazo

Not to miss the vizcachazo

The new government has a great opportunity in agribusiness. Perhaps the only one. Alberto Fernandez’s economic references have not spoken much in recent days, but two of the most prominent (Guillermo Nielsen and Matías Kulfas) stressed more than once that the priority is to export. And there is a clear leadership of agro-industrial products, which … Read more

The Organic cotton farms revolutionising the industry

There are a number of different theories and hypotheses regarding early state formation that seek generalizations to explain why the state developed in some places but not others. Other scholars believe that generalizations are unhelpful and that each case of early state formation should be treated on its own. Voluntary contend groups theories of people … Read more

Road closures causing havoc to commuters

Cream skimmed from milk may be called “sweet cream” to distinguish it from cream skimmed from whey, a by-product of cheese-making. Whey cream has a lower fat content and tastes more salty, tangy and “cheesy”. In many countries, cream is usually sold partially fermented: sour cream, crème fraîche, and so on. Both forms have many … Read more