On October 11, a Twitter user pointed out that millions of dollars donated "to Wikipedia" had been used for non-Wikimedia grants.
The Jains observe their own Diwali which marks the final liberation of Mahavira, the Sikhs celebrate Bandi Chhor Divas to mark the release of Guru Hargobind from a Mughal prison, while Newar Buddhists, unlike other Buddhists, celebrate Diwali by worshipping Lakshmi, while the Hindus of Eastern India and Bangladesh generally celebrate Diwali by worshipping the goddess Kali.
have cited studies indicating that the women-are-wonderful effect is still applicable even when women are in nontraditional gender roles, and the original Eagly, Mladinic & Otto (1991) study discovering the women-are-wonderful effect found no such ambivalence.
The Karelian question or Karelian issue (Finnish: Karjala-kysymys, Swedish: Karelska frågan) is a dispute in Finnish politics over whether to try to regain control over eastern Finnish Karelia and other territories ceded to the Soviet Union in the Winter War and the Continuation War.
 At low speeds countersteering is equally necessary, but the countersteering is then so subtle that it is hidden by the continuous corrections that are made in balancing the bike, often falling below a just noticeable difference or threshold of perception of the rider.
 In late October 2009, police addressed the question of "love jihad" itself, indicating that while they had not located an organisation called "Love Jihad", "there are reasons to suspect 'concentrated attempts' to persuade girls to convert to Islam after they fall in love with Muslim boys".
 Unlike the 1755 edition, which uses the long s throughout, the 1808 edition of the Printer's Grammar describes the transition away from the use of the long s among type founders and printers in its list of available sorts: An individual instance of an important work using s instead of the long s occurred in 1749, with Joseph Ames's Typographical Antiquities, about printing in England 1471–1600, but "the general abolition of long s began with John Bell's British Theatre (1791)".
Description of varying styles of sex work in modern Japan Prostitution in modern Japan, as defined under Japanese law, is the illegal practice of sexual intercourse with an 'unspecified' (unacquainted) person in exchange for monetary compensation, which was criminalised in 1956 by the introduction of article 3 of the Anti-Prostitution Law (売春防止法, Baishun bōshi hō).
The men's marathon at the 1904 Summer Olympics in St. Louis, United States, took place on August 30 of that year, over a distance of 24.85 miles (40 km).
Series of deaths of indigenous Canadian people involving the Saskatoon Police Service The Saskatoon freezing deaths were a series of deaths of Indigenous Canadians in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, in the early 2000s, which were confirmed to have been caused by members of the Saskatoon Police Service.
• James Lovelock on the History of Modern Biomedicine Research Group website • on YouTube by the popular Polish band Łąki Łan is about the Gaia hypothesis and James Lovelock • Dr. Lovelock Lectures on The Vanishing Face of Gaia Presented by Corporate Knights Magazine, 26 May 2009 • Audio: James Lovelock in conversation on the BBC World Service discussion show The Forum 1 March 2009 • Royal Society of Arts Vision webcast – James Lovelock in conversation with Tim Radford – The Vanishing Face of Gaia, 23 February 2009.
A shift to building cities out of wood could avoid more than 100 billion tons of CO2 emissions, according to a new study.
Ugly sweater season is rapidly approaching, at least here in the Northern Hemisphere.
Introducing: The Synthetic Party, a new political party in Denmark that hopes to soon have a parliament seat.
People have been told they will not be allowed out of the theme park until they can show a negative test.
It’s been long enough since I finished Elden Ring that I no longer remember many of the controls, which is a good place for me to be — it means I’ll be able to revisit the game with relatively fresh eyes sooner than later.
Then there are these games, which struggled to gain an audience at launch but have gradually built up a following over the years, eventually earning a reputation as cult classics.
Put aside your own predictions, forget about psychic octopuses (if that's possible) and get ready to have the World Cup spoiled by artificial intelligence (AI).