September 21, 2019

KAABOO moving to Petco Park in 2020

PASSES NOW ON SALE FOR SEPTEMBER 18-20, 2020 FESTIVAL  September 15, 2019 (San Diego, CA) – The San Diego Padres have reached a multi-year agreement with KAABOO – Southern California’s largest music, comedy, art and culinary festival – beginning in September 2020. KAABOO Del Mar, now known asKAABOO San Diego, will celebrate its sixth festival event with a move to America’s […]

News Alert: Brexit countdown, Brazil forest fires, beating cancer

European parliamentarians have approved a new Brexit resolution, backed by the EPP Group, which supports another extension on certain conditions and opposes a no-deal UK exit from the EU. EPP Group Chairman Manfred Weber, and Brexit Steering Group member Danuta Hubner explain. The MEPs also debated the fires in the Brazilian rainforest, with the EPP […]

MIT scientists create the blackest black that has ever blacked

By Kellen Beck From Mashable Engineers at MIT have created a material that’s so black it set a new blackness record. This new ultrablack material, reported by MIT News Thursday, is made from vertically aligned carbon nanotubes grown on chlorine-etched aluminum foil and it captures 99.995% of light, making it about 10 times blacker than the previous […]

Cameron and the Queen: Palace ‘displeasure’ over comments

From BBC David Cameron’s revelation that he sought help from the Queen ahead of the Scottish independence vote in 2014 has caused displeasure at Buckingham Palace, a source has said. The former PM told the BBC he had asked whether the Queen could “raise an eyebrow” about the prospect of Scotland voting for independence. The […]

The mines and tunnels offer little sunshine, so you need the right equipment

When you are mining or building tunnels, the work is a lot similar. They are both done underground and the workflow is similar. You drill yourself deeper and deeper and remove the broken clay, rock and debris via dump trucks. The equipment that will be involved is some form of drill the rock when you […]

Daly, Gdovic complete Lamborghini Super Trofeo North America Weekend Sweep at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca

September 15, 2019, Monterey, Calif. – The marine fog layer over WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca lifted just in time Sunday morning to reveal a thrilling final domestic round in Lamborghini Super Trofeo North America.  The 10th race of the season contained all the elements that make the single-make series utilizing identical Lamborghini Huracan Super Trofeo EVOs a […]

Arguing about religion

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio If you want to stir up a hornet’s nest then there’s likely few better ways than challenging someone’s views on religion. And I don’t mean just religion in the classic sense, but long-held beliefs of any kind that guide our lives. We understand, from an intellectual standpoint, our views […]

In the event of a killer asteroid, volcanic apocalypse, or nuclear holocaust, mushrooms could save humanity from extinction

By Morgan McFall-Johnsen From Business Insider Vincent Kessler/Reuters In a new book, writer Bryan Walsh describes strategies that might keep people alive after a disaster like an asteroid impact, supervolcano eruption, or nuclear war. Walsh suggests that because mushrooms, rats, and some insects can thrive without sunlight, humans could start farming them with the remains […]

Justin Trudeau: New video of Canada’s PM in blackface

From BBC A new video has emerged of Canada’s Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, wearing blackface, a day after he admitted such behaviour was racist. He apologised on Wednesday after photos of two similar episodes – one when he was a teacher and another a student – came to light. His Liberal Party says the video […]

Cayman: Customs & Border Control confirms search of a medical facility

The Customs and Border Control Service (CBC) has confirmed that in a recent joint operation with the RCIPS, a search warrant was executed at a medical facility in George Town. A number of items were seized during the search but no arrests have been made at this time. Director of CBC Charles Clifford confirmed that […]