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Scientists tackle coastal food security

"The lack of good research infrastructure hugely impacts our capabilities to do good research that matters."

Roberts believes there might be a way around this predicament, through formalized partnerships between institutions in the southern hemisphere and several top-end, well-resourced research institutions in the northern hemisphere

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Data scientists need cloud tools to unlock value of data for businesses

Data scientists help organizations shift from relying on instinct and experience to using data for new, trans-formative insights. Yet the role of “data scientist” was not identified as a profession until a decade ago. For the past two years, however, recruiting site Glass door has cited data scientist as the highest-ranked job in the U.S. based upon salary, job satisfaction and the number of job openings. And like everywhere else, Kenya’s Data Science community is growing rapidly. 

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Africa: Warming Oceans Could Scupper Marine Food System - Scientists

Failure to rein in global temperature rises could cause the marine food web to collapse, devastating the livelihoods of tens of millions of people who rely on fisheries for food and income, scientists have warned

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New subsea cable to connect Africa, Asia

First phase to link Pakistan (Gwadar and Karachi), Djibouti, Somalia and Kenya.

Another submarine telecommunications system may soon connect South Africa and countries along Africa’s eastern shoreline to the rest of the world.

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Scientists Find Smoke Rings in Earths Oceans

A team of scientists from the United Kingdom has spotted the equivalent of smoke-rings in the Earth’s southern oceans which they think could ‘suck-up’ small fish and other creatures and carry them at high speed and for long distances

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