The chemistry of cold-brew coffee is so hot right now

Rather than pouring boiling or near-boiling water over coffee grounds and steeping for a few minutes, the cold-brew method involves mixing coffee grounds with room-temperature water and letting the mixture steep for anywhere from several hours to two days. Then it is strained through a sieve to filter out all the sludge-like solids, followed by […]

Coronavirus live updates: 6.6 million file for unemployment

6:50 p.m. Trump criticizes WHO response to coronavirus: In Wednesday’s White House briefing, President Trump repeated criticisms of the World Health Organization by saying it had “minimized” the threat of the coronavirus and been “China-centric” in its response. Earlier in the day, WHO director-general Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus responded to Trump’s earlier criticisms by asking […]

Kerala Lockdown Day 17: Parcel trains, free milk for young & old and telemedicine

Pregnant women in Kerala are advised not to visit the hospital unless in cases of emergency and should take advice from their doctor through the phone. They should also wear masks at all times. In case they show COVID-19 symptoms, instead of visiting their doctor or hospital, they must contact them over the telephone or […]

Coronavirus live updates: 10% of US jobs lost in 3 weeks

6:50 p.m. Trump criticizes WHO response to coronavirus: In Wednesday’s White House briefing, President Trump repeated criticisms of the World Health Organization by saying it had “minimized” the threat of the coronavirus and been “China-centric” in its response. Earlier in the day, WHO director-general Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus responded to Trump’s earlier criticisms by asking […]

Coronavirus live updates: 7,000 deaths in New York state

11:31 p.m. CDC report shows how one person with mild symptoms triggered 16 coronavirus infections, including three deaths: A report released Wednesday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention documents how one person who tested positive for the coronavirus, but displayed only mild symptoms, may have triggered 16 infections in Chicago — three of […]

Shopify is sponsoring free computer-science educations—at $110K a pop

The concept of integrating learning and work, however, has come roaring back in recent years thanks to a number of concurrent trends. As the cost of higher education skyrockets, saddling the average American undergraduate with $29,000 in debt, many are questioning its value. According to a study by the New York Federal Reserve, 41% of […]

Dominic Raab: Boris’ stand-in PM whose Czech father fled the Nazis

The young boy’s parents tried to heckle Mr Raab at a constituency hustings because they felt he hadn’t helped get justice for their son by failing to pursuade the US to extradite Harry’s alleged killer – Anne Sacoolas.

Sam Pittman gears up for his first season as Arkansas head coach

Senior running back Rakeem Boyd returns for his final season. The former “Last Chance U” star, who played at Independence Community College, rushed for 1,133 yards and eight touchdowns in 2019. On defense, junior Bumper Pool is back after recording 94 tackles and five pass breakups in his second season.