Breaking! TripAdvisor Stops Selling Tickets To Facility That Forces Protected Species To Perform In Vietnam

An “eco-tourism” facility based in Nha Trang, Vietnam, which forces protected species to perform tricks for entertainment, has been dropped by the world’s largest travel site. When Animals Asia investigated Long Phu Corporation, the charity discovered protected species such as bears, macaques, and elephants kept in atrocious conditions and openly forced to perform for tourists. Foreign tourists were found to be […]

Ripple Adds 11 New Universities and Extends UBRI Footprint

Ripple has added 11 new universities to its University Blockchain Research Initiative (UBRI). With a strong emphasis on developing the upcoming generation of developers, the UBRI is designed to develop blockchain-focused academia and research. Ripple is extending its footprint globally by adding 11 new universities to its program. 11 New Universities to UBRI The UBRI launched […]

Boho Avant-Garde Fashion Collections : boho avant-garde

BODE Boasts Chic Coats Lined with Pennies and Milk Caps A boho avant-garde hybrid lives on through BODE’s Fall/Winter 2019 collection which was debuted at New York Fashion Week. The silhouettes are of interest as they present an artistic and experimental intersection of styles and materials. Designer Emily Bode collaborated on the offerings with local […]

New Gameplay Today – Dirt Rally 2.0

When it comes to racing games, Leo and I lean more toward the arcade end of the spectrum. Fortunately for us, Matt Kato is here to save the day when more sim-oriented titles are on hand. In today’s episode, Kato takes us through a few races in Codemasters’ upcoming Dirt Rally 2.0, somehow managing to […]

Emiliano Sala: Body identified as footballer

Image copyright AFP The body recovered from wreckage of crashed plane is that of Cardiff City player Emiliano Sala, Dorset Police have said. Sala, 28, was travelling to Cardiff in a plane piloted by David Ibbotson, which went missing over the English Channel on 21 January. The body was recovered late on Wednesday after the […]

These Are the Border Wall’s Animal Victims

As the debate rages over physical barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border, what’s certain is that animals are caught in the crossfire. PETA opposes a border wall because it spells certain death by starvation and thirst and the end of access to foraging and nesting ground—as well as blocking the migratory paths—for millions of animals who […]

Boston Celtics trade Jabari Bird to Atlanta Hawks

The Boston Celtics traded guard Jabari Bird and cash to the Atlanta Hawks on Thursday, sources confirmed to ESPN. Anthony Davis is still a Pelican, but big names like Marc Gasol and Markelle Fultz are on the move. Get the latest news and analysis, including trade grades and after-the-buzzer updates. The move freed up a […]

Beaked Whales Are the Deepest Divers

Cuvier’s beaked whales are among the most mysterious and adept mammals on Earth. They can dive deeper and hold their breath longer than any other marine mammal. But biologists still know very little about them, because they only surface for a few minutes between most dives, taxing the patience of whale experts, as well as […]

Binance Will Survive Any Bitcoin Bear Market: Crypto Billionaire Changpeng Zhao

Billionaire Changpeng Zhao says bitcoin is the future, and that his cryptocurrency exchange Binance can survive any bear market ― no matter how brutal. Zhao also says he “definitely” wants to partner with Ripple’s xRapid cross-border payment platform, but nothing has been decided. Zhao made the revelations during a wide-ranging Periscope Ask Me Anything session on February […]

Empowering Beauty Pop-Up Events : Beauty Pop-Up Event

Benefit’s Bold is Beautiful Project Continued with a Beauty Event Cosmetics label Benefit is the brainchild behind the ‘Bold is Beautiful’ project and it hosted a beauty pop-up event with charitable partners ‘Refuge and Look Good Feel Better.’ The label also worked in collaboration with designer Vivienne Westwood, Skinny Dip, Missguided, and Agent Provocateur. The […]