China probe lands on dark side of the Moon

China probe lands on dark side of the Moon

The Chinese robotic probe Chang’e 4 has landed on the dark side of the moon, becoming the first manmade craft to alight on the unexplored surface, according to reports from Chinese state media. The probe reportedly landed in the South...
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Yoga Retreats In Sri Lanka

Yoga Retreats In Sri Lanka

3 Days City Escape Yoga Weekend Lagoon View, Koggala, Sri Lanka ($190) Sri Lanka Yoga Weekend It’s so nice to escape from city life to the jungles and allow yourself to relax, reconnect with nature, and yourself. Come and enjoy...
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NASA published the first photo of Ultima Thule on edge of our solar system

NASA published the first photo of Ultima Thule on edge of our solar system

In an incredible world-first, NASA has released an image from a historic flyby of Ultima Thule, a bowling pin-shaped celestial object at the edge of our solar system some 6 billion kilometers (4 billion miles) away. The New Horizons spacecraft...
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Lifestyle – Remote Workers Enjoy Sri Lanka

Lifestyle – Remote Workers Enjoy Sri Lanka

As beach life is not reserved for billionaires only, european and american remote workers enjoy the hospitality of Sri Lanka. One notebook and a villa for $250 a month – that’s all they need. Sri Lanka has hundreds villas for...
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Congo cuts internet for second day to avert ‘chaos’ before poll results

Congo cuts internet for second day to avert ‘chaos’ before poll results

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) on Monday began counting ballots from a presidential election marked by delays and fears of violence and vote-rigging, straining hopes for its first-ever peaceful transfer of power. After a relatively bloodless vote, elec...
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Turkey Tops China As World’s Top Jailer Of Journalists

Turkey Tops China As World’s Top Jailer Of Journalists

The Committee to Protect Journalists, an advocacy group, has released its annual census showing the number of journalists imprisoned across the world. More than 250 journalists are behind bars for the third consecutive year and the CPJ said that an authorita...
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Holiday Villas for Rent – Sri Lanka

Holiday Villas for Rent – Sri Lanka

Birdsong Residence, Kandy, Sri Lanka (price category 1,800 USD per month)       More info   Yuli Nandas – Makola (price category 280 USD per month)         More info        
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Resorts in Sri Lanka

Resorts in Sri Lanka

Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle Resort  (800 USD per night category)         Excellent reviews, High-End category More info   Cinnamon Bey Beruwala (100 USD per night category)       Thousands reviews, best of the mid-cl...
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Google wins lawsuit, can continue to use facial recognition tech on users without consent

Google wins lawsuit, can continue to use facial recognition tech on users without consent

A federal judge has thrown out a lawsuit that alleged Google’s nonconsensual use of facial recognition technology violated users’ privacy rights, allowing the tech giant to continue to scan and store their biometric data. The lawsuit, filed in 2016, alleg...
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Facebook least trusted big tech company, finds survey

Facebook least trusted big tech company, finds survey

In a reflection of what a series of data leaks and scandals has done to damage the reputation of Facebook, a new survey has found that the world’s largest social network leads the list of companies that people trust the...
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Saudi-led Coalition Uses Sudanese Child Mercenaries In Yemen War

Saudi-led Coalition Uses Sudanese Child Mercenaries In Yemen War

Saudi Arabia allegedly offered approximately $10,000 to families in Darfur, Sudan if their sons joined the Saudi-led intervention in Yemen, the New York Times reported on December 28th. According to the report, as many as 14,000 Sudanese militiamen have been ...
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Skepticism & Pocahontas jokes: Twitter reacts to news Elizabeth Warren running for president in 2020

Skepticism & Pocahontas jokes: Twitter reacts to news Elizabeth Warren running for president in 2020

With a mere 673 days until the 2020 US presidential election, Massachusetts senator Elizabeth Warren has announced the formation of an “exploratory committee” to consider a run for the highest office in the land. In American politics jargon, this means...
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The Establishment Will Never Say No to a War

The Establishment Will Never Say No to a War

The question before us is a relatively simple one: What would be the criteria for removing our remaining troops from the Iraqi, Syrian, and more general Middle Eastern conflicts? Or, for that matter, from Afghanistan, where we have been trapped...
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The mystery of the ISS hole just got even weirder

The mystery of the ISS hole just got even weirder

One of the year’s biggest space stories just gets weirder and weirder. Earlier this week, a Russian cosmonaut who investigated the mysterious hole in the Soyuz capsule docked to the International Space Station revealed that the hole was definitely drilled...
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Lifestyle – After Bust of Pricey, Slow, Old Gen Cryptos, Here Is New Gen

Lifestyle – After Bust of Pricey, Slow, Old Gen Cryptos, Here Is New Gen

After bust of pricey, low performance, slow, old gen cryptos, here are much faster high-performance new generation cryptos. About 1850 new projects are hosted on the platform Tron Network. Each project has its own tokens. Because there is no performance diffe...
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