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September 21, 2015

FedEx Uses Healthcare Credentials to Enable World Para-cycling Success in Switzerland

[Auf Deutsch] Road cycling is a sport that has grown hugely in popularity in recent years, with over 121 TV stations globally covering the 2015 Tour de France and an estimated 3.9 billion viewers worldwide for the race. And with racing cyclists covering distances of hundreds of kilometres against backdrops of stunning vistas and negotiating

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September 11, 2015

Devastation in Dominica Hits Home – a Personal Perspective

Some of my most vivid childhood memories are of a storm. I was three months shy of my 5th birthday, riding out Hurricane David on top of a kitchen table as torrential downpours filled the basement apartment where we had taken refuge. Our roof, like most, was gone, and that table was a life raft

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August 22, 2018

Bigger, Better, Colder: How Direct Relief and FedEx are Transforming the Movement of Lifesaving Medicine

When you’re one of the largest providers of humanitarian relief efforts in the world, size matters.

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July 20, 2018

FedEx & IMC Respond to Ebola Outbreak in DRC

International Medical Corps continues its ongoing fight against the spread of the Ebola virus, even after significant progress has been made to contain the deadly infection plaguing the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The non-profit organization set up its portable hospitals in the DRC to help train medical staff in the field in the event

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July 17, 2018

66-million-year-old Passenger Still Up for Road Trips

You’d think at 66 million, you’d be tired of travel. Not the case for a Tyrannosaurus Rex.

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July 12, 2018

Preparing for Disaster: How Hurricane Prep Packs Can Save Lives

Find out how Direct Relief and FedEx have teamed up to help prepare vulnerable areas ahead of hurricane season.

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June 29, 2018

From Robots to IT: How One FIRST Mentor Got a New Job at FedEx

When a FIRST Mentor saw FedEx robots in action at FIRST Championship, he was intrigued...and before long he found himself with a new job as a FedEx software developer.

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June 26, 2018

Bear-y Good News: Oakland Zoo Welcomes Orphaned Cubs to New California Trail Expansion

Two grizzly and two brown bear cubs recently made their way from Anchorage, Alaska to Oakland, Calif. aboard a FedEx Express jet.

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May 30, 2018

Half a Million Miles to the Moon & Back: Apollo 11’s Anniversary Tour

The historic capsule that carried astronauts to & from the Moon in 1969 is on a nationwide tour. This time it's traveling via FedEx instead of on top of a rocket.

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May 25, 2018

From Cardboard Box to Robotic Wall

See how these students designed a robotic wall using only recycled cardboard and plastic.

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