The doctor who makes ink

He goes on to explain the different types that can be made. “Your ink can have sheening, which means it changes hues after drying. If you write with a blue base, after drying it will have a red hue. If the base is black, the hue will be golden. Then there is document ink, which […]

Great Barrier Reef envoy Warren Entsch urges fellow Liberal MPs to do more on climate change

Australia has a 2030 target of cutting emissions by 26-28% below 2005 levels, less than what scientists say would be its fair share in meeting the goals of the Paris agreement. It has rebuffed calls for it to join other countries, businesses and Australian states in setting a goal of reaching net-zero emissions by 2050.

Dwayne Johnson tops Forbes Highest Paid Actors list… as streaming giant Netflix makes up a QUARTER of the group’s combined $545.5million earnings

Adam Sandler ranked nine with $41million. He is a bona fide Netflix darling, earning $31 million  — 75% of what he made all year— as part of his four-film, $250 million deal signed in 2014. He plans on riding that momentum, signing another four-movie deal with the platform in January. And for his critically-acclaimed turn […]

‘Painless, seamless, faceless’: PM Modi says reforms will change how we pay taxes

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched a new tax scheme on Thursday in a bid to honour and encourage honest taxpayers of the country. The platform for “Transparent Taxation – Honoring the Honest” was launched by PM Modi via video-conferencing. While addressing the event, the prime minister said that the new tax reforms will change the […]

Seattle mayor, police chief deny making call to abandon police precinct

“Tensions are high in the CHAZ after some officers came in to enter the East Precinct,” Town Hall journalist Julio Rosas tweeted Thursday, along with a two-minute video of the encounter. “Some in the crowd wanted to make sure nothing happened to the officers. Others wanted to prevent the officers from entering the zone.”

Judge orders changes to explanation of education tax measure

He also ordered the removal of language saying that the tax would be imposed on personal income derived from “typically small businesses.” Warner called that “a rhetorical strategy that tinges the analysis with partisan coloring” because many medium and large businesses are organized to distribute earnings to their individual owners, which claim the income on […]

Kristen Stewart Princess Diana Casting Makes Her an Oscar Favorite

He added: “The combination of those elements made me think of her. The way she responded to the script and how she is approaching the character, it’s very beautiful to see. I think she’s going to do something stunning and intriguing at the same time. She is this force of nature.”

JEE, NEET, ComedK exams: Students use trending hashtag to make a point

BENGALURU: After repeated pleas and Twitter campaigns by students to postpone competitive exams like ComedK and IIT-JEE went unnoticed, students took an innovative route to gain visibility on Wednesday – they began tweeting their requests along with the trending hashtag, #InternationalYouthDay. While ComedK is scheduled for August 19, JEE (Main) exam will be held between […]

AI image recognition fooled by single pixel change

A learning system based on a neural network typically involves making connections between huge numbers of nodes – like nerve cells in a brain. Analysis involves the network making lots of decisions about what it sees. Each decision should lead the network closer to the right answer.

Group wants to make SC city take down Confederate monument

Orangeburg City Council voted last month to seek the approval of the Legislature to move the Confederate statue and remove the name of former Vice President John C. Calhoun from a main highway in town. Calhoun argued before the Civil War that Black people were better off as slaves in America than they would have […]