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Purificación Aguilera, Norma Duval’s mother, dies after eleven years of illness
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Purificación Aguilera, Norma Duval’s mother, dies after eleven years of illness

Norma Duval's mother has passed away at the age of 90Purificación Aguilera had been suffering from Alzheimer's for eleven yearsFamily and friends will say their last goodbye this May 25 in MadridVery hard vital blow for Norma Duval. In a very difficult year for her, the ex-vedette has just lost his mother, Purificación Aguilera, who has died a natural death when he was about to turn 90 years old. This Tuesday, May 25, following the protocols required by the pandemic, family and friends will be able to say their last goodbye at their residence in La Moraleja, in Madrid. His lost has not caught Albi and Norma by surprise, the two children that Purificación leaves behind. In this last time, his state of health had worsened. It was eleven years, moreover, that the matriarch suffered from A...
The Government opens the door for the price of electricity to be negative
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The Government opens the door for the price of electricity to be negative

The Official State Gazette published in its edition this Thursday a resolution of the National Commission of Markets and Competition (CNMC) that will radically change the way in which the electricity market in Spain worked until now in terms of price formation. The most spectacular measure contained in the new regulation, under which the market will begin to operate as of next Tuesday, July 6, is the possibility that negative electricity prices will be set, as is the case in France, Germany or the United Kingdom. In accordance with the text of the resolution, which approves the operating rules of the daily and intraday electricity markets for their adaptation of the supply limits to the European matching limits, and, above all, with the opinion of experts consulted, the future that opens...
The culture war comes to writing: "Spelling norms are white, masculine and elitist"
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The culture war comes to writing: "Spelling norms are white, masculine and elitist"

Two British universities forbid their teachers to penalize the absences of their students. Is correct writing the new battlefield of political correctness? LUIS GERMANY ILUSTRACIN: LUCA MARTN Updated Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 21:21Black, fat, moor The forbidden words of the new censorship Francisco Javier Prez "The language belongs to the speakers, not the academies" "Two misspellings, one point less on the grade." The phrase was, for many years, a refrain that is used in all Spanish universities. "Accents too?" the students asked. Accents too.The standard fell into disuse long ago and few departments maintain it, though even more. rare is the teacher who is not negatively conditioned by an exam full of mistakes, truth? So take note: the University of Hull and the University of the...
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Scientists Discover a Hidden Law Behind The Pointy Bits on All Living Things

Scientists have identified a new rule of growth that shapes the form and development of pointy or sharp biological structures in animals and plants, such as teeth, horns, claws, beaks, and thorns.  Describing the newly found pattern as a previously unknown law of nature, the researchers call their discovery the "power cascade" – a mathematical power law found throughout nature, determining the growth and evolution of a family of shapes called power cones."The diversity of animals, and even plants, that follow this rule is staggering," says evolutionary biologist Alistair Evans from Monash University in Australia."We were quite shocked that we found it almost everywhere we looked across the kingdoms of life – in living animals, and those extinct for millions of years."The focus of much of ...