Month: April 2020

Justin Amash Reveals Third-Party Presidential Bid: Pro-Bitcoin Libertarian Candidate Targets Trump’s Seat

U.S. President Donald Trump now has an unexpected challenger as the independent congressman from Michigan, Justin Amash, says he plans to run as a Libertarian candidate in the 2020 election. Besides John McAfee and Adam Kokesh, Amash is also a...

/ April 30, 2020

Lockdown Should Be Extended By Another 2-3 Years, Just To Be Sure, Introverts Say

Saying it was better to be overly cautious at uncertain times like this, the nation’s introverts have called for social distancing rules to be maintained for at least another 2-3 years. “No-one likes being confined to their home by themselves...

/ April 30, 2020

The White House Gift Shop Is Now Selling This Absurd Commemorative Coin Honoring President Trump’s Fight Against the Coronavirus

Donald Trump's penchant for over-the-top presidential coins has already inspired contemporary-art parodies. The post The White House Gift Shop Is Now Selling This Absurd Commemorative Coin Honoring President Trump’s Fight Against the Coronavirus appeared first on artnet News.

/ April 30, 2020

The Pérez Art Museum Miami Has Cut Over Half Its Staff and Won’t Reopen Until September

The museum is facing $3 million to $5 million in losses this year. The post The Pérez Art Museum Miami Has Cut Over Half Its Staff and Won’t Reopen Until September appeared first on artnet News.

/ April 30, 2020

Can your community handle a natural disaster and coronavirus at the same time?

If the forecasts are right, the US could be facing more natural disasters this year – on top of the coronavirus pandemic. Local governments aren't prepared.

/ April 30, 2020

Honest Government Ad | The Machine

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/ April 30, 2020
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American cruise ship crew members denied disembarkation at Los Angeles

Americans are among thousands of cruise ship workers stuck at sea because of a CDC order issued in response to the novel coronavirus outbreak. But the CDC says it's up to cruise liners to ensure they meet the legal safety...

/ April 30, 2020

It’s Time For Angus Taylor To Adopt The Netflix Model And Release His Next Season Of Scandals All In One Go

For the past few years Australians have waited eagerly each week for the new Angus Taylor scandal to drop. Who could forget the episode when it was revealed he was on the board of a company that had received $80...

/ April 30, 2020
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Gavin Newsom to issue order closing all California beaches

California Gov. Gavin Newsom will order all beaches and state parks to close Friday to avoid a repeat of last weekend's "violation" of lockdown measures when the coast became "overcrowded," a police memo leaked to Fox News said Wednesday.The big...

/ April 30, 2020

Ghana: 1st Covid-19 Case in Psychiatric Hospital

Expand The dormitory in the men’s forensic ward of the Accra Psychiatric Hospital in Ghana. The dormitory has since been refurbished.  © 2019 Shantha Rau Barriga/Human Rights Watch (Brussels) – Ghana’s Accra Psychiatric Hospital has confirmed that a patient has...

/ April 30, 2020

Vale Robert May, the legendary scientist who helped us understand ecosystems, chaos theory and even pandemics

Lord May was an illustrious scientist, a towering figure in the British establishment, and a quintessential Aussie. His theories help explain everything from complex ecosystems to financial markets.

/ April 30, 2020

The COVIDSafe app was just one contact tracing option. These alternatives guarantee more privacy

One bespoke contact tracing device is a bluetooth 'pen' device, which can be handed in if diagnosed without relying on smartphones.

/ April 30, 2020

Virtual hackathons can help you solve coronavirus problems without leaving your home

People are getting together online to brainstorm solutions to some of the challenges the pandemic has created.

/ April 30, 2020

Public Unsure How Boris Johnson Will Manage Dual Roles Of PM And Being A Father

As Boris Johnson announced the birth of his new baby today, many have been left wondering how he will balance the new responsibility of raising a child with his current role as Prime Minister. As soon as the birth was...

/ April 29, 2020

Did the Ancient Pompeiians Invent Recycling? New Research Suggests They Used Trash to Build City Walls (and Much More)

According to new research, Romans even made a profit from recycling. The post Did the Ancient Pompeiians Invent Recycling? New Research Suggests They Used Trash to Build City Walls (and Much More) appeared first on artnet News.

/ April 29, 2020

Climate change threatens drinking water quality across the Great Lakes

Warmer waters, heavier storms and nutrient pollution are a triple threat to Great Lakes cities' drinking water. The solution: Cutting nutrient releases and installing systems to filter runoff.

/ April 29, 2020

In photos: Health care workers take a stand against anti-lockdown protesters in North Carolina

North Carolina health care workers staged a counterprotest Tuesday against a "Reopen N.C." rally in Raleigh as anti-lockdown demonstrations entered a second week in the state capital, per the News Observer.Why it matters: Leading coronavirus modeling shows the country's collective...

/ April 29, 2020
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Kweisi Mfume wins Maryland special election to succeed the late Rep. Elijah Cummings

Democrat Kweisi Mfume defeated Republican Kimberly Klacik in a special election to succeed Rep. Elijah Cummings for Maryland's 7th congressional district on Tuesday, per AP.Why it matters: The seat was left vacant in October by the death of Cummings, the...

/ April 29, 2020

Mobile phones are covered in germs. Disinfecting them daily could help stop diseases spreading

At least two thirds of mobile phones are contaminated with bacteria or viruses, but most people never clean them.

/ April 29, 2020

Man Has Only 694 Rolls Of Toilet Paper Left

Gold Coast man Brent Nicholson is down to his last 694 rolls of Quilton double length toilet paper, it has been revealed. Nicholson said it was lucky that supermarkets were finally beginning to ease buying restrictions on toilet paper, given...

/ April 28, 2020