Holy Smoke! Here’s the First Trailer for LITTLE FIRES EVERYWHERE

The first Little Fires Everywhere trailer is here and it looks amazing! Reese Witherspoon, who as you know loves a literary adaptation, is starring in the Hulu original series, along with Kerry Washington, Joshua Jackson, Megan Stott, and Lexi Underwood. Based on the best-selling novel by Celeste Ng, it’s the riveting story of family, secrets,… Continue Reading →

New Zealand collects 50,000 guns in assault weapon buyback

New Zealand suffered one of its deadliest mass shootings nine months ago when a lone gunman killed 51 worshippers in two mosques. The government banned several semi-automatic weapons immediately after, and authorities announced Saturday that they have collected more than 50,000 guns so far.  Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern banned the most deadly types of military-style weapons… Continue Reading →

Old/New Testament Reading for Friday January 17, 2020 (NIV)

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Chronological Reading for Sunday January 19, 2020 (NIV)

Abraham Tested22 Some time later God tested Abraham. He said to him, “Abraham!”“Here I am,” he replied. 2 Then God said, “Take your son, your only son, whom you love—Isaac—and go to the region of Moriah. Sacrifice him there as a burnt offering on a mountain I will show you.” 3 Early the next morning Abraham got up… Continue Reading →

Digital Brief: von der Leyen has Chinese cyber ‘worries’

Welcome to EURACTIV’s Digital Brief, your weekly update on all things digital in the EU. You can subscribe to the newsletter here.  “China is very far-reaching by now…We have to be clear in the cyber domain, where we have a lot of worries.” – European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, Wednesday January 8 2019.  China /… Continue Reading →

Corey Taylor, Brent Hinds, Matt Heafy + More Guest on Nergal’s New Album

Behemoth frontman Nergal has just announced his second album with dark folk project Me and That Man. This time around, Nergal has collaborated with some of rock and metal’s biggest names, including Slipknot’s Corey Taylor, Mastodon’s Brent Hinds and Trivium’s Matt Heafy.Me and That Man’s debut album, Songs of Love and Death, turned over a… Continue Reading →

Nine researchers receive EMBO Installation Grants to establish independent laboratories

Heidelberg 15 January 2020 – EMBO is pleased to announce that nine life scientists have been selected to receive Installation Grants, which will support them in establishing independent laboratories in the Czech Republic, Poland, Portugal and Turkey. “All nine researchers have demonstrated their ability to conduct outstanding scientific research, and we are delighted to welcome… Continue Reading →

Dust storm: Terrifying new norm for the bush edited by Ferratum

A mother who captured incredible footage of a huge shroud of dust hitting her town in rural New South Wales says these “monsters” are the “new norm” for communities like hers.On Sunday the state’s central west was hit by a series of dust storms including Dubbo and Parkes.Marcia Macmillan, who has lived at Mullengudgery, 27km… Continue Reading →

The worst natural catastrophes that could happen this century edited by Ferratum

As wildfires so hot that images can be seen from space ravage Australia — creating toxic smoke that clogs the country’s major cities, killing over 25 people, burning 18 million acres and slaughtering more than a billion animals — many around the globe are wondering what catastrophe is next?Due to climate change, human activity and… Continue Reading →