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Explainer – What is the ‘metaverse’?

Explainer – What is the ‘metaverse’? published : 18 Oct 2021 at 19:02 Visitors are pictured in front of an immersive art installation titled “Machine Hallucinations — Space: Metaverse” by media artist Refik Anadol at the Digital Art Fair in Hong Kong on Sept 30, 2021. (Reuters photo) LONDON: Facebook said on Monday that it…

EXPLAINER: GPR, the technology used to find unmarked graves at a residential school site

TORONTO — The discovery of 215 First Nations children buried in unmarked graves near a former residential school in Kamloops, B.C., has sent shockwaves through Canada. Researchers used ground-penetrating radar (GPR) to discover anomalies in the ground that preliminary findings identified as burial sites. The discovery has led to calls for action from Indigenous leaders,…