Study shows: Nuking an incoming asteroid could actually work

Firing a nuclear warhead at an asteroid on a collision course with the Earth could stop 99 percent of it from hitting the planet, according to a new study. Every…



Luxury train journeys: Discover the world in a new light on a voyage through spectacular scenery

Agatha Christie once said: ‘Trains are wonderful… to travel by train is to see nature and human beings, towns and churches, and rivers, in fact, to see life.’ She was…



Nokia is releasing a new version of its 6310 ‘brick phone’ – and yes, it still has Snake!

Nokia is re-releasing one of its classic mobile phones, the 6310 ‘brick’ to mark 20 years since it was first released in the UK. HMD Global, makers of Nokia phones,…



What is Bitcoin and how does it work?

What Is Bitcoin? Bitcoin is a digital currency that was created in January 2009. It follows the ideas set out in a whitepaper by the mysterious and pseudonymous Satoshi Nakamoto.…



Mexico City goes yellow on coronavirus risk map

Mexico City goes to medium-risk yellow on the coronavirus stoplight system on Monday, bringing 12 weeks of high-risk orange light restrictions to an end. For the first time since the…



Mexico City is Sinking

The land in Mexico City is depressing at an ‘unstoppable rate’ of up to 20 inches a year. Mexico City is sinking at an ‘unstoppable’ with some parts decompressing up…



Should I invest the amount I would pay in premiums instead of buying long-term care insurance?

If you’re under 55, you might think that since the likelihood of long-term care outlays is many years in the future, you could invest the money you might otherwise spend…



How can I save on long-term care insurance?

The tips below will help you save money wisely, but don’t rely on price alone. Key factors in choosing a policy Company financial stability – Because you may not collect…



What is ‘Partnership for Long-Term Care’ programs?

Medicaid is a state-government-administered program that pays the medical and long-term care expenses of poor people. If you have more money than your state permits when you need long-term care…



Sakura – the symbol of Japan

When the god of the mountains offered Ninigi, the grandson of the sun goddess, to marry one of his daughters, he decided that if he gave preference to the eldest,…



Coffee Around the World

The ideal conditions for coffee trees to thrive are found around the world along the Equatorial zone called “The Bean Belt,” located between latitudes 25 degrees North and 30 degrees…



The History of Coffee

No one knows exactly how or when coffee was discovered, though there are many legends about its origin. An Ethiopian Legend GoatsCoffee grown worldwide can trace its heritage back centuries…



Basic Features of Free Web Hosting

Looking for a free web hosting solution is an imperative decision. Try to identify a reliable web host can be a daunting task especially with so many service providers and…



What is Web Hosting?

Web hosting is a service that allows organizations and individuals to post a website or web page on the Internet. A web host, or web hosting service provider, is a…



Linux Hosting vs Windows Hosting

Most web hosting service providers offer two kinds of hosting: Linux hosting and Windows hosting. In general, Linux hosting refers to shared hosting, the most popular hosting service in the…



What type of hosting do you need?

There are many web hosting options available nowadays: free web hosting, shared hosting, dedicated server, and the list goes on. All these options serve the same purpose, which is hosting…



7 factors to consider when choosing a reliable web hosting

Long gone are the days when you only had to consider bandwidth and disk storage when deciding on the right web hosting service. Today you have to adopt a comprehensive…



Phantom of Heilbronn

The case exposed glaring problems in forensic science and what happens when biases taint an investigation. “The eyes are not responsible when the mind does the seeing.” — Publilius Syrus…



Toffs and Toughs

Toffs and Toughs is a 1937 photograph of five English boys: two dressed in the Harrow School uniform including waistcoat, top hat, boutonnière, and cane; and three nearby wearing the…



What Are the Listing Requirements for the NASDAQ?

Major stock exchanges, like the Nasdaq, are exclusive clubs—their reputations rest on the companies they trade. As such, the Nasdaq won’t allow just any company to be traded on its…



How Amazon, eBay Can Post Huge Profits In The Cannabis Supplement Market

Amazon.com Inc (AMZN) and eBay Inc (EBAY), two of the world’s premier e-commerce retailers, look particularly well-positioned to profit from the expanding market for CBD, a non-intoxicating substance in marijuana…



A 6-Step Guide to Making Sure Your Broker Is Legit

If you think illegal activity and other shenanigans by brokers and other investment professionals ended with the last Great Recession, you could be making a costly assumption. Although Ponzi schemer…



Philippines orders more than 25 million people into lockdown over Easter as Covid-19 cases soar

The Philippines orders more than 25 million people into lockdown over Easter as Covid-19 cases soar. Millions of people in the Philippines won’t be celebrating Easter as normal this year…



Man charged with murder following stabbing spree in North Vancouver

Yannick Bandaogo, 28, has been charged with second-degree murder in connection with the attack that left one woman dead and six people injured. A 28-year-old man is facing a murder…