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Butterflies spread their wings at miSci in Schenectady

Butterflies spread their wings at miSci in Schenectady

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SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Families escaped cabin fever Saturday and stepped into the world of butterflies. A new exhibit at the Museum of Innovation and Science spread its wings this weekend. Ever wished you could come closer to nature? Guests are flying into fun at miSci in Schenectady. Families from all over the Capital Region came to see the new butterfly house at the Museum of Innovation and Science in Schenectady Saturday and everyone was excited. The exhibit gave kids the chance to see hundreds of butterflies close up like never before. It opened just in time for spring break and for that, parents were grateful. “I wanted to do something different other than sledding or something, you know. Just something cool. So we came here and on the way she said ‘oh we’ve been here with sch
China launches salvo against “network navy” of trolls who spread fake news

China launches salvo against “network navy” of trolls who spread fake news

Technology
Enlarge / A website for a Chinese "Internet Navy" offering search engine optimization and other marketing services. These types of operations are being targeted by Chinese authorities for "illegal Internet speculation." (credit: Sina News) While Facebook and Twitter have been fighting the scourge of organized efforts to use social media to misinform and use their platforms as part of "influence campaigns," China is battling its own Internet troll and "fake news" problem, according to a report from Liu Yi Zhan of China's Xinhua News Agency. But while Facebook and Twitter can only ban accounts, Chinese officials can throw those who participate in "illegal Internet speculation" in jail. Since last May, more than 200 people in China have been arrested, and thousands of others have found the
Spread the Love with this 5-Minute Valentines DIY

Spread the Love with this 5-Minute Valentines DIY

Technology
Our friend Chelsea of Go Forth Creative is one of the most talented gals I’ve ever met. The design work she creates for clients is jaw-droppingly beautiful, and her personal projects are equally inspiring. When Chelsea started printing and posting these “Give A Nice Note” fliers last year, the first thing I thought was, “Why didn’t I think of that?” The next thing I thought was: Must. Post these. Everywhere. With Valentine’s Day around the corner, I knew this was the perfect time of year (and the perfect political climate) in which we could all use a little extra TLC. Chelsea joins us today to share her inspiration behind the #GiveANiceNote initiative, and of course, to share those darling printables. From Chelsea: I was on a road trip, listening ...