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  • Survey was of active art collectors with 100+ works of art who are also on Instagram
  • 87% of collectors surveyed check Instagram more than twice a day and 55% open the app 5+ times a day
  • Collectors use Instagram as a tool for keeping up with the latest trends in the art market
  • An average 59 small businesses close, with approximately 613 jobs ending every day
  • More than 1/3 of bank loans are now classified as "bad" and 95% of all applications for bank loans are rejected daily
  • It's the worst depression in the developed world since the 1930s
  • 1/3 of people in the UK are thought to have non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, according to researchers
  • Rate of liver disease has increased 400% since the 1970s
  • The Pollinator Health Task Force is creating a 1,500-mile wildlife corridor along Interstate 35
  • Due to factors like agriculture and climate change, populations have dwindled by about 90%
  • The Department of Transportation and Fish and Wildlife Service plan to educate "target audiences" and rehabilitate the land
  • Rent depends on your use of the space; tenants share things like boardrooms, printers and other resources
  • Many spaces are formed based on industry, fostering community while saving money on rent and equipment
  • Zappos and American Express have been using coworking spaces to lower their carbon footprint
  • The robot will begin work on a trial basis at one or two branches of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group this spring
  • Programmed with 19 languages, Nao has a camera on his forehead to analyze emotions
  • Nestle Japan and the Huis Ten Bosch theme park's hotel will experiment with robots this fall
  • New study finds that thinking about far-off events in terms of days, rather than years, makes people get started sooner.
  • Psychologists Neil Lewis of the University of Michigan and Daphna Oyserman of the University of Southern California published findings of the new study in Psychological Science.
  • Surveyed beekeepers reported that a tolerable amount of colony loss was 18.7% this year.
  • Two-thirds of beekeepers suffered losses greater than this number.
  • This year, for the first time since summer loss data has been collected, more losses occurred in summer than in winter
  • The bank said it would spend $5 billion by 2020 - double its spending of the previous five years
  • Aims to reach more than 120 million children who are out of school and some 250 million more who cannot read or write.
  • the main focus will be improving the quality of education rather than concentrating on boosting enrollment numbers.
  • North Korea said Wednesday it has succeeded in miniaturizing its nuclear weapons.
  • This development would allow nuclear weapons to be delivered by missile.
  • Top US general stated last year that North Korea had likely figured out how to miniaturize nuclear weapons that could be placed on top of a rocket.
  • Toshiba’s new Humanoid, named Aiko Chihira, is 5’5” and wears a silk Kimono. She is intended to look 32 years of age.
  • Her movement is executed by 30-times-per-second data [transfers]; powered by 43 motors.
  • “Even in Japan, where new releases of robots are common, she was a surprise for customers.”
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