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The UN recently said that the world should fight the COVID-19 pandemic with courage and determination, but it should also fight climate change with the same fervor. With the effects of global warming reaching a new peak in the last five years, the World Meteorological Association, part of the UN,...
Many people are starting to use Zoom and other online video calling portals to conduct their businesses during the lockdown period. Due to the variety of features, Zoom has become quite the go-to app for businesses and schools. One great feature of the Zoom app is setting the background...
The newest smartphone model in the Apple line has everyone going gaga over it. Starting at only $399, it gives a tough challenge to some of the mid-ranged Androids.  In the past, price-conscious customers have opted for Androids rather than iPhones because of their reasonable price. With the 2020 iPhone...
The NNID authorization has been disabled by Nintendo after several parties have been accessed by hackers through this. Close to 160,000 accounts have been thought to be hacked. According to their official statement, the hackers obtained the NNID password and username through illegal means, and not through their services.  Nicknames,...
A new “Star Wars” series is under construction at Disney Plus, according to sources. The series will be from Leslye Headland, the co-creator and executive producer of the Netflix series “Russian Doll.” Details of the plot are under wraps, but sources say it will be a female-centric series. It will...
Actor Chadwick Boseman The Legendary Black Panther Star, who played Black icons Jackie Robinson and James Brown before  Black Panther in the Marvel cinematic universe, died Friday of cancer, at age 43. Chadwick Boseman died at his home in the Los Angeles area with his wife by his side. Chadwick Boseman...
A few days ago, Austria shut down its coal power plant. Slowly, European countries are coming to terms with the fossil fuel situation of our world and they are actively stepping into the field of renewable energy. After Austria, Sweden has taken a step in closing up the last...
Every criticism of the British government's policies regarding the Coronavirus pandemic has been swept under the carpet by citing 'The Science'. Every British government announcement has been reduced to an expensive-looking and rather misleading commercial about the pseudoscience peddled by 'The Science'. Scientific research is all about transparency. With sources being...
Wendy’s is all set for their new promotional thank-you gesture. They’ve picked out their signature item, 4-piece chicken Nuggets for a free of cost give-away this Friday, 24th. They announced on Tuesday, this is for anyone and everyone who passes the drive-thru on that day. This gesture, announced the company,...
On Friday, House Democrats criticized the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for mishandling the massive influx of coronavirus antibody tests.  The House Oversight Committee revealed a memo to the panel members showing that the FDA has allowed certain antibodies into the market without any review. They said that the lack...
Coronavirus lockdowns have led to an unprecedented fall in air pollution for these major cities. However, there has been a silver lining too. The Earth has begun breathing again after the factories closed down. The air quality has improved in many cities. Swiss-based air quality technology company, IQAir, which measured...
Amidst grave COVID-positive reports, there has also been a 20% increase in disinfectant poisonings in people according to CDC reports. This has happened after a statement made by the President himself on the use of disinfectants to cleanse our bodies off the virus. Trump said in his statement, “And then...
In the last 30 years, we have lost about a quarter of our land-dwelling insects. The decline rate is just below 1 percent with variations at different places. Nick Haddad, Michigan State University butterfly expert says, "Ongoing decline on land at this rate will be catastrophic for ecological systems...
Chinese telecom company ‘Huawei’ witnesses a halt in their growth graph in the first-quarter earnings due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  According to reports published by the Shenzhen-based firm on Tuesday, 182 billion yuan ($25.7 billion) is the revenue for the first quarter. The revenue increased by 1.4% only. This is...
Britain’s first play professor, Paul Ramchandani said that studying at home shouldn’t feel like studying at school for children. The Lego professor of play, University of Cambridge, said that since the outbreak has forced children to study at home and overloaded parents with work; play can come on its own. The...
Jennifer Wiseman, Hubble Senior Project Scientist at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland says, "One of the main reasons for building Hubble was to be able to measure more precisely the expansion rate of the universe."  The Hubble Space Telescope was launched 30 years ago. Since then, it has...
The $300 billion that was kept to help small businesses acquire some loans in the face of this global pandemic has already been used up, most banks record. The Paycheck Protection Program, which promised a whopping $349 billion was all but over by April 16, merely two weeks after...
For the first time in almost a month, the workers at a Pennsylvania manufacturing plant got to clock out and go home. More than 40 employees had volunteered to spend 28 days at the Braskem America plant in Marcus Hook, to help in a marathon effort to make material...
In these dangerous times, most government agencies are trying to help citizens whichever way they can. The Federal Reserve announced that customers would be able to withdraw as many times as they want from their savings account- without having to pay any fee. The Central Bank of the US has...
On Friday, Nintendo announced that it faced a severe privacy breach issue as the accounts of 1,60,000 users were hacked. On a Japanese support site, the company said that the hacking began in April, and it was linked to the Nintendo Network ID login system. It issued a warning that...