Day: July 5, 2019

Scientists will freeze themselves in the Arctic ice for an unprecedented year-long studyInteresting News

Scientists will freeze themselves in the Arctic ice for an unprecedented year-long study

Scientists from 17 countries are embarking on an ambitious and unprecedented voyage to the Arctic where they will let their
Police dropping ‘crime prediction’ software… because it’s ineffectivePolice State

Police dropping ‘crime prediction’ software… because it’s ineffective

Several California police departments have stopped using “predictive policing” software, but not out of concern for civil liberties – it’s
MAD magazine cancels new content after 67 years of political satireMore News

MAD magazine cancels new content after 67 years of political satire

MAD magazine will no longer publish new content and the 67-year-old political humor and satire outlet won’t be sold on
Disney cuts scene from Toy Story 2 Credits – #MeToo movementInteresting News

Disney cuts scene from Toy Story 2 Credits – #MeToo movement

Disney has cut a scene from its new DVD and online streaming releases of the animated film Toy Story 2
Google Maps down, sparking mass disorientationInteresting News

Google Maps down, sparking mass disorientation

The Google Maps server has gone offline in some parts of the world, and users are finding themselves utterly disoriented
China says there will be no trade deal unless existing tariffs are strippedEconomy & Money

China says there will be no trade deal unless existing tariffs are stripped

The U.S. has to lift all the tariffs placed on Chinese goods if there is to be a trade deal,
Coal Billionaire Chris Cline Dead in helicopter crashRandom News

Coal Billionaire Chris Cline Dead in helicopter crash

Chris Cline, the billionaire mining entrepreneur and coal tycoon and benefactor to southern West Virginia, and a reported six others
Tehran official threatens to seize British oil tanker if Iranian ship not freedWar News

Tehran official threatens to seize British oil tanker if Iranian ship not freed

A former leader of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps on Friday threatened to seize a British tanker if the UK
Centuries-old physics problem that baffled Newton finally solvedScience & Space

Centuries-old physics problem that baffled Newton finally solved

Scientific luminaries like Isaac Newton could only create temporary solutions to the centuries-old problem of ‘spherical aberration’ but one Mexican
California passes law to protect black people’s ‘natural hair’ from discriminationMore News

California passes law to protect black people’s ‘natural hair’ from discrimination

California has upheld its liberal image by officially making ‘hair discrimination’ a thing. “Natural” black hairstyles like dreadlocks and braids
Wheels come off Mazda 3 in Australia: Over 3,000 cars recalled over defectRandom News

Wheels come off Mazda 3 in Australia: Over 3,000 cars recalled over defect

Australian authorities have issued a recall notice for over 3,000 new Mazda 3 vehicles, over concerns their wheels might loosen
Teen Who Said There Are Only Two Genders Expelled from School, GoFundMe Shut DownMore News

Teen Who Said There Are Only Two Genders Expelled from School, GoFundMe Shut Down

A Scottish 17-year-old who was suspended for filming his teacher telling him that he could not say in class that
Cockroach ‘superbugs’ evolve to resist pesticides in ONE GENERATIONRandom News

Cockroach ‘superbugs’ evolve to resist pesticides in ONE GENERATION

Cockroaches will soon be impossible to kill with standard pesticides, as they can develop cross-resistance to poisons they’ve never encountered
Teen charged after attack on family celebrating Fourth of July on riverfrontRandom News

Teen charged after attack on family celebrating Fourth of July on riverfront

A teenager was arrested and charged after police say he attacked a family out on the riverfront enjoying their Fourth