Where is all the missing matter? That question has plagued astronomers for decades, because the Universe looks emptier than it should, given current theories about its makeup. Most of the Universe (70%) appears to be composed of Dark Energy, the mysterious force which is causing the Universe rate of expansion to increase. Another 25% of the Universe is Dark Matter, an unknown substance which cannot be seen, but has been theorized to explain the otherwise inexplicable gravitational forces which govern the formation of galaxies.

Morgan Muir, the longtime CIA analyst whom The New York Times reported was tasked with delivering President Biden daily intelligence briefings, played a leading role in the CIA defense of its torture program and cited information the agency later publicly admitted was inaccurate during a standoff with the Senate Intelligence Committee in 2013, BuzzFeed News reports. The extent of Muir involvement in the showdown was not previously known, per BuzzFeed. Mark Udall (D Colo.), an outspoken member of the committee at the time, said Biden “should have serious concerns about entrusting his presidential daily briefing to anyone who may have helped cover up this dark chapter in our nation history.” Sen.

In meetings with officials from across the political spectrum, including Martin Schulz, the German Social Democrat speaker of the European Parliament, she did not raise the issue of independence outright. Rather, she spoke about the disappointment of EU loving Scots, according to several people who attended. “She didn use the referendum as an excuse to leave.

“The Asaak team is very excited about this partnership,” said Kaivan Sattar, Founder and CEO of Asaak. “As we embark on our next phase of rapid growth, having an experienced investor with us will further strengthen the business. Untapped has a strong track record investing across Africa and in frontier markets.

Whitecaps FC Academy Centres are a network of regional training hubs linked through key staff, curriculum, and standards that provide professional supplemental club training for serious, motivated players. Planning and curriculum are overseen by Bart Choufour, director and head coach of Whitecaps FC Academy Centres. The Whitecaps FC academy network currently extends across seven provinces, including Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Ontario, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Labrador, Prince Edward Island, and 10 locations throughout British Columbia..

A shortlist of easily identifiable, widely distributed indicator species was produced from these and used to trial the effectiveness of a frequency based scoring system. A simple, un weighted frequency based scoring system founded on the Lichen Acidophyte Nitrophyte index was found to correlate strongly with NH3 concentrations in air. Assessment of other atmospheric chemistry and climate variables with the scoring system showed that NO2 concentrations in air and bark pH were confounding factors.