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Catbird sends a strong message of human survival with the release of their new single, ‘Ride’

Catbird is back with their third installment, Ride. Inspired by Dare and Soundtrack My Life, Ride aims to challenge people’s tendency to destroy their own natural environment and wellbeing. Australia – September 27, 2021 – Phill Small, who takes on the lead vocals at Ride, hopes the song will inspire a sense of optimism and […]

Wintry Scenes Can Turn Your Thoughts To Calorific Foods, Study Claims 

Watching winter movies like Frozen can make people crave junk food, scientists say. One study found that adults who watched a clip of a snowy forest had a greater preference for high calorie foods than those who watched a summer video. The experts claim that cool images could stimulate an evolutionary instinct that humans developed […]

Merck Announces KEYTRUDA® Met Primary Endpoint of Overall Survival in Patients with Advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma Previously Treated with Sorafenib

In Phase 3 KEYNOTE-394 Study, KEYTRUDA Showed Statistically Significant Improvement in OS Versus Placebo Merck (NYSE: MRK), known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, today announced that the Phase 3 KEYNOTE-394 trial investigating KEYTRUDA, Merck’s anti-PD-1 therapy, in Asian patients with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) previously treated with sorafenib met its primary endpoint […]

Hydropower dams are not the solution to the climate crisis

On August 9, the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) reiterated what many of us already know: climate change is accelerating and aggressive action must be taken to contain the tide of this impending global catastrophe. The report found that severe climate impacts in the form of droughts, forest fires, floods and super […]

Scripting a survival – The Hindu BusinessLine

From partnerships with Li Kashing and Rupert Murdoch in the 1990s to forming a joint venture with Sony Pictures, the pendulum has swung for Subhash Chandra of the Zee Group – from a celebrated media baron to a struggling satrap. But in the real soap opera that was playing in Zee’s boardrooms, the promoters managed […]

How do wind turbines respond to winds, ground motion during earthquakes? Wind simultaneously exerts dynamic loading, damping effect on seismic response of wind turbines. — ScienceDaily

With the further economic development of China, the demand for energy also increases. Satisfying this energy demand with fossil fuels is becoming increasingly undesirable as this harbors environmental and climate risks. One solution is to use renewable energy sources like wind power, and it has seen rapid growth in China over the past decade. But […]

Catawba church hosts fundraiser to support a farmer recovering from a farming accident

CATAWBA, Virginia. – Hundreds of people bought a barbecue meal on Sunday to support a Catawba farmer recovering from a brutal accident. 28-year-old Jesse Sowers is recovering from some serious injuries after a Labor Day agricultural accident. To help cover medical expenses, Shiloh Union Church held a hot dog food fundraiser. With hundreds in line […]

Animal Crossing Villagers Most Likely To Be Doomsday Preppers

Animal Crossing has a lot of quirky villagers. And when there are almost 400 bizarre people gathered, there are sure to be a few doomsday preppers. While the established doomsday prepper – with a person who turns out to be a shelter in their basement with mountains of canned food – is common on television, […]

Crowley, MMA partner to train offshore wind workforce

August 24, 2021 The partnership will enable the strategic and continuous growth of a skilled workforce in the U.S. offshore wind industry, including marine safety and survival classes. Crowley Maritime Photo Crowley Maritime Corp. and Massachusetts Maritime Academy (MMA) will create a unique training and staff development program specifically for the New England region’s offshore […]

Concern about endangered whales cited in suit over wind farm

BOSTON – The construction of dozens of wind turbines off the coast of Nantucket threatens the survival of a dwindling number of endangered North Atlantic right whales that inhabit the waters, argues a group of residents of the affluent Massachusetts vacation island in a federal lawsuit filed Wednesday. According to ACK Residents Against Turbines, Vineyard […]