‘The Matrix’ is rebooting – but not all movies in the trilogy are created equal

The last time The Matrix hit theaters Beyoncé released her first solo album and Jessica Simpson debuted with then-husband Nick Lachey. You could say it’s been a while since we last took the red pill. Like other pop culture hits of the past decades, “The Matrix” is getting a reboot. …

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Two-thirds of Contra Costa at risk of fire, chief says

As the risk of a destructive forest fire approaches this fall, the Contra Costa County Fire Chief is sounding the alarm – signaling that two-thirds of the county is currently classified as a fire risk area. “Two-thirds of the county is considered a fire hazard severity zone,” Contra Costa Fire …

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Afghanistan: Multi-Hazard Risk Assessment – Afghanistan

introduction The impacts of natural hazards are increasing worldwide due to population growth, urbanization, globalization and climate change induced changes in extreme weather conditions (UNISDR and CRED, 2016). Poor and fragile countries are the hardest hit by disasters, as the population has less capacity to respond to and recover from …

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USGS to increase risk of Texas earthquake

North Texas never felt an earthquake until 2008, but since then the United States Geological Survey has recorded more than 100, concentrated in areas of shale oil and gas extraction. by hydraulic fracturing. Now the USGS will increase the official Texas earthquake risk level. The new assessment will appear on …

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17 New Jersey Cities Known For Reducing Flood Risk

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) said 17 New Jersey municipalities are recognized at two awards ceremonies this week for reducing their flood risk through the Community Assessment System (CRS) of FEMA. Residents of participating municipalities are eligible for additional premium reductions for their federal flood insurance policies. CRS is …

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Understand the supply chain risk matrices

The idea is that once the different potential risks in the supply chain have been identified, they can be classified according to each dimension. Although companies can assess these risks in different ways, a color scheme similar to the one provided below is often used. The red areas indicate the …

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