September 21, 2017

21 Sep Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 1 H/cane, 1 TS, 1 Dist (Atlantic)

Sep 21 Thu 2017 Tropical Report Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 200 AM EDT Thu Sep 21 2017 For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Tropical Storm Jose, located a couple of hundred miles southeast of Nantucket, Massachusetts, and on […]

Members of NYPD, FDNY sent to Caribbean to help with Hurricane Maria recovery

From ABC Eyewitness News NEW YORK (WABC) — New York City is lending a helping hand to the victims of Hurricane Maria. Mayor Bill de Blasio is sending 27 members of the NYPD and FDNY to Puerto Rico and the Caribbean region to assist in the recovery efforts. They include medics and disaster relief professionals. […]

20 Sep Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 1 H/cane, 1 TS, 1 Dist (Atlantic)

Sep 20 Wed 2017 Tropical Report Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 800 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017 For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Tropical Storm Jose, located a couple of hundred miles south of Nantucket, Massachusetts, and on […]

Cayman Islands support teams remain in BVI and Anguilla

We’ve already seen and heard some early indications of the devastation that Hurricane Maria has caused to the island of Dominica.   This is a very dangerous storm which will later today pass through our Overseas Territory neighbours. Premier Alden McLaughlin said “we’ve been carefully watching Maria’s progress and have been in constant communication with both […]

De Niro: Help rebuild Barbuda paradise destroyed by Irma

BY EDITH M. LEDERER Associated Press From Myrtle Beach Online Two-time Oscar-winning actor Robert De Niro came to the United Nations on Monday to appeal to all countries and organizations to help rebuild the devastated Caribbean island of Barbuda and ensure that “paradise is not lost.” De Niro spoke at a hastily called meeting on […]

The top 5 disruptive trends in self-driving cars, delivery, transportation, and logistics

From BI Intelligence Technology is disrupting nearly every part of our daily lives, and the transportation space is no different. The shift to digital is transforming the way businesses deliver and track goods, from the point of initiation to the final destination. Last-mile delivery, self-driving cars and trucks, delivery drone and robots, and artificial intelligence applications […]

19 Sep Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 2 H/canes, 1 Dist (Atlantic)

Sep 19 Tue 2017 Tropical Report Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 800 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017 For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Hurricane Jose, located a few hundred miles south of Nantucket, Massachusetts, North Carolina, and on […]

Scientists trying to prevent Jamaica from experiencing similar crisis to Grand Cayman

BY VERNON DAVIDSON From Jamaica Observer Green iguana worry Local scientists are growing concerned that Jamaica could experience damage to its ecosystem from the invasive green iguana after reports of sightings and the capture of one of the large lizards in Clarendon last year and one in St Andrew four years ago. The concern has […]

DNA ‘robots’ could sort molecules in your blood

By Jon Fingas From engadget A single genetic strand is all it takes. Robots are already good at sorting things, so wouldn’t it be nice if they could sort things out on a much smaller scale? They might soon. Caltech researchers have developed a ‘robot’ made from a single DNA strand that autonomously picks up […]

QR code made out of 130,000 carefully trimmed trees needs to be scanned from the sky

BY YVETTE TAN From Mashable People in China are really, really into QR codes. A village in northern China has created a giant QR code made of intricately trimmed trees, in an effort to boost local tourism. The Xilinshui village in Hebei used 130,000 Chinese juniper trees to create the square code, which measures 227m […]