Russia exceeds 1,000 daily COVID deaths for first time An official tally also showed 33,208 new infections, a high for fatalities and cases for the third day in a row.
‘Squid Game’ and the ‘untranslatable’: The debate around subtitles explained This post was originally published in The Conversation. There is no question that Squid Game has become a global sensation. Since its release, the nine-episode survival drama has topped Netflix’s charts in 90 countries and is poised to become the most-watched show in […]
Perfumed hand sanitizer is the worst, so let’s stop using it. At some point last year, amidst the coronavirus pandemic, people began Googling a curious question: Why does hand sanitizer smell bad? What those poor souls learned was that an initial shortage of ethyl alcohol hand sanitizer gave way to a glut of […]
Gaping hole opened up in ‘Last Ice Area’ of the Arctic, NASA images show The oldest, thickest, and toughest Arctic sea ice is weakening. Arctic sea ice has starkly declined over the last 40 years, though polar scientists believed a region dubbed the “Last Ice Area” was largely resistant to melting as the […]
‘EastEnders,’ looking like a celebrity, Phoebe Bridgers, and other things that went viral on TikTok this week
‘EastEnders,’ looking like a celebrity, Phoebe Bridgers, and other things that went viral on TikTok this week While you were sitting around The audio “That’s the difference between me and you. Cuz while you were sitting around waiting doing niche, I was out, making moves” gained popularity this week. There are now more […]
What to know about storing ‘verifiable’ COVID vaccine records in your Apple Wallet Call it the vaccine card shuffle. Walk up to a restaurant or prepare to enter a sports arena or concert venue, and pull out your wallet to flash your vaccine card, which gets crinklier each time. Or maybe you have […]
China isn’t about to invade Taiwan. But the two sides are on a dangerous path • Video: China sends warning to US • With all eyes on Taiwan, tensions are building on another Chinese frontier
David Amess, UK lawmaker, dies after being stabbed CNN’s Salma Abdelaziz reports on a conservative member of UK Parliament, David Amess, who has died after being stabbed multiple times.
UK PM visits scene where British lawmaker was fatally stabbed in terrorist incident • British lawmakers face risks when working face-to-face with voters
Expo 2020 Dubai: Sheikh Hamdan tours Rwanda, Ivory Coast pavilions The Dubai Crown Prince said Africa will play a key role in shaping mankind’s future