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Where Walmart, Amazon and Target are spending billions in a slowing economy

Where Walmart, Amazon and Target are spending billions in a slowing economy

A Walmart worker loads a robotic warehouse tool with an empty cart to be filled with a customer’s online order at a Walmart micro fulfillment center in Salem, Massachusetts on January 8, 2020. Boston Globe | Boston Globe | Getty Images When the economy slows, the classic consumer business response is to cut spending: slow …

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Slowing continental plate motion has controlled the timing of Earth's largest volcanic events

Slowing continental plate motion has controlled the timing of Earth’s largest volcanic events

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 public domain Scientists have shed new light on the timing and probable cause of major volcanic events that occurred millions of years ago and caused such climatic and biological upheavals that they triggered some of the extinction events the most devastating in the history of the Earth. Surprisingly, the new research, published today …

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