Time said Rao, a sophomore at STEM School Highlands Ranch in Colorado’s Denver, stood out for creating a global community of young innovators and inspiring them to pursue their goals. Rao told The Associated Press in a Zoom interview from her home that the prize is “nothing that I could have ever imagined. And I’m […]
For many decades now, the world has been waiting with bated breath on the promise of renewables, and with every passing year, the disruptive power of technology is making prices tumble and its economic case so compelling that it may well be possible to imagine a world without fossil fuels, perhaps post 2050. Sumant Sinha, […]
World Soil Day became an international day after the International Union of Soil Sciences (IUSS) recommended it in 2002. Under the leadership of Thailand and within the framework of the Global Soil Partnership, FAO supported the formal establishment of World Soil Day. The FAO Conference unanimously endorsed World Soil Day in June 2013. It even […]
The Sun reached solar minimum, the time of fewest sunspots during its 11-year solar cycle, in December 2019 and the image snapped by Inoyue is one of the first sunspots of the new solar cycle, which is set to hit solar maximum in mid-2025. Pictured is an image of the sun’s surface taken by Inouye […]
Chinese scientists claim to have created the world’s first light-based quantum computer which can solve problems far faster than a classical supercomputer, an advance hailed by experts as a “major achievement” that provides a fundamentally different approach to designing such powerful machines, the official media reported on Saturday.
Population rise/environmental degradation (34%, 18 respondents)Nuclear war (23%, 12 respondents)Infectious disease/drug resistance (8%, 4 respondents)Selfishness/dishonesty/loss of humanity (8%, 4 respondents)Donald Trump/ignorant leaders (6%, 3 respondents) Artificial Intelligence (4%, 2 respondents) Inequality (4%, 2 respondents)Drugs (2%, 1 respondent)Facebook (2%, 1 respondent)Fundamentalism/terrorism (6%, 3 respondents)Ignorance/distortion of truth (6%, 3 respondents
1942: World War II ushered in an era of simple and patriotic designs with blue unlit globes and painted wooden stars. No materials essential to the war effort were used to decorate Rockefeller Center in 1942, and instead of one large tree – three modest evergreens (decorated in red, white and blue) were raised. Due […]
The Lamborghini Diablo has been the reason for many innovations introduced from the brand. The Diablo has attained the legendary status because of its radical styling, design and heritage. The Diablo is among the most successful pin-up wall posters for many automotive enthusiasts inspiring young and mature generations across the world.
Pictured: Austria’s former finance minister Karl-Heinz Grasser with wife and Swarovski heiress Fiona Swarovski. Ms Swarovski is said to be devastated after he husband was sentenced to eight years in jail in Austria’s biggest corruption trial since World War II
The Russian Investigative Committee has now formally detained the streamer – real name Stanislav Reshetnikov, and launched an investigation into causing grievous bodily harm resulting in death.