The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts You might not really be sure you saw what you think you saw when the first one shows up. But you stare in the direction of the flicker of light and there it is again - the first firefly of the evening. If you are in good firefly habitat, soon there are dozens, or even hundreds, of the insects flying about, flashing their mysterious signals. Fireflies -…
Habib: Waffling on QB sends mixed message that Miami Dolphins, Brian Flores must avoid moving...
Josh Rosen or Ryan Fitzpatrick isn’t the issue here. It’s the uncomfortable way Brian Flores handled QBs this week, sending mixed messages to
Industrial Bellwethers Sending Mixed Signals: The Market Guide
Many of the bellwethers of the industrial sector - CAT, HON, UTX, and others - have reported Q1 earnings. How's the outlook for them and other firms? Boeing als
How to Interpret a Stock Market Sending Mixed Signals
Making sense of the latest charts and technical indicators.
How the latest rules from CMS may be sending mixed signals
In the waning days of the Obama administration, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services announced two groundbreaking rules that will push Medicare providers toward value-based payments and reduce costs to one of the nation's most expensive entitlement programs.
Microsoft sends mixed signals about free Windows 10 upgrades
Microsoft has managed to confuse us (again) about its Windows 10 upgrade policy. Last week, it said Insider Program preview users would "receive the Windows 1...
Chinese scientists enlist whales to send secret military signals
Are “whale carriers” the wave of the future? Chinese scientists are apparently researching ways to utilize the giant creatures to help “camouflage” messages sent by military…
Inside Queen Elizabeth’s handbag and how she apparently uses it to send signals
Queen Elizabeth II sported one of her beloved handbags — which is rumored to send secret signals to her staff — when she met President Trump on Monday prior to a lavish state banquet. The accessory…
US patrol sends signal to Beijing's claims in South China Sea
Since the start of the Trump administration, the United States has held off from patrols challenging China's wide-reaching claims in the South China Sea, unnerving regional allies. That changed on Wednesday, but the longer-term pattern is unclear.
Who should fix the housing crisis? California voters send a mixed message
Voters in traffic-choked, rent-strapped California gave mixed reviews Tuesday to a wide array of proposed fixes that appeared on state and local ballots, from creating more affordable housing for t…
European lawmakers send mixed signals ahead of critical vote on Von der Leyen
Von der Leyen, one of the longest serving ministers in Germany, has tried to woo European lawmakers over the last two weeks.
Schad: Miami Dolphins should send the signal to Tua: Yes, we still want you
Barring new medical information, Miami should absolutely use first-rounder on Tua Tagovailoa
World markets mixed, oil rises on Iran concerns
BEIJING (AP) - World stock markets were mostly lower while oil prices surged for a second day Monday following reports Washington wants to block Iranian exports Benchmarks in Shanghai and India sank while Tokyo and Seoul were little changed. London, Frankfurt, Hong Kong and Sydney were closed for holidays On Wall Street, the future for the Standard & Poor's 500 index was off 0.3% and that…
Mixed signals in the smart home space
According to Parks Associates research exploring the opportunity for home builders and MDUs as channels for smart home solutions, 25% of U.S. broadband ...
How you might be Sending Mixed Messages
When attempting to train our pet or correct behavior issues we may be sending him or her mixed signals. If your communication to your pet is not consistent...
Blurred Lines: What Her Mixed Signals Mean
Eight common misunderstandings, and what they really mean.
How to untangle the mixed signals on coal in India?
Several studies indicate that coal is losing its charm in India. The global trends indicate that global capital is fleeing coal. In such a scenario, is it a smart move for India to open commercial coal mining to 100 per cent FDI?
Flashing signals raise concerns
HERKIMER — The possibility that two traffic signals on South Washington Street could be removed is not sitting well with some residents in
Mixed Signals: Why People Misunderstand Each Other
The psychological quirks that make it tricky to get an accurate read on someone's emotions