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NASA selects 13 possible landing sites for Artemis III

NASA has selected 13 possible landing sites for the next crewed Moon landing, Artemis III, which will launch in the year 2025. The following locations have been chosen by NASA for the Artemis III landing: – Faustini Rim A – Peak Near Shackleton – Connecting Ridge – Connecting Ridge Extension – de Gerlache Rim 1…

How to be aware on upsetting climate news while maintaining good mental health, according to experts

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It is understandable that news concerning the status of the globe, in especially the state of the environment, can occasionally be upsetting and scary. According to an American Psychiatric Association survey conducted in late 2020, more than 60% of Americans reported feeling somewhat or extremely concerned about how climate change would affect the planet. With…

Brittney Griner Sentenced to Nine Years in Prison

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A Russian court has sentenced US basketball star Brittney Griner to nine years in prison on drug charges. The court near Moscow convicted her of smuggling and possessing narcotics. The prosecution had sought a nine-and-a-half year jail term. The double Olympic winner has admitted to possessing cannabis oil, but told the court she had made…

Seven dead and more than 120 injured in Philippine ferry fire

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The Philippines, which is an archipelago of more than 7,600 islands, is known for several water activities but also holds a record for poor maritime safety. On Monday at 6.30am local time, a high-speed Philippine ferry was up in flames. The ferry carrying around 134 passengers and crew. Reported 7 deaths from which five were…

Japan earthquake: At least two dead after a 7.4 magnitude earthquake

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Late Wednesday night, a 7.4-magnitude earthquake hit eastern Japan, killing at least four people, wounding over 100 others, and shutting down power to millions of additional people. A bullet train derailed, although no passengers were injured. On Thursday morning, the Japan Meteorological Agency lifted a tsunami warning. Officials stated the magnitude 7.4 quake occurred in…

The Do’s and Don’ts of Public Demonstration

The Do’s and Don’ts of Public Demonstration If you’ve been keeping an eye on, or really have just seen anything, on Canadian news this past weekend, you will know that there is a massive protest going on in Ottawa, Canada’s capital. I asked around for feedback and inquired as to what goes into a protest…

Weird Sneaks

Weird Sneaks January 26th is International Customs Day. Despite clear instructions of what not to bring, and also are & are not allowed to be carry during travel. Customs agents continue to confiscate countless items. Here are six of the stranger ones: Cannonballs Airport staff had to evacuate 200 passengers when they found a cannonball…

Overwatch Patch Now Live (again) – January 6, 2022

As some of you noticed recently, a patch was slated to release January 6th 2022 after the end of Winter Wonderland 2022 event. That patch was quickly reverted to a previous version from December 16th 2021 due to alarming bugs that broke some in game mechanics. Good news for players was that the patch rereleased…

Introducing Of Meta, The New Facebook

  At Connect 2021, CEO Mark Zuckerberg introduced Meta, which brings together our apps and technologies under one new company brand. Meta’s focus will be to bring the metaverse to life and help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses.     Meta builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When…

YouTube to Ban Anti-Vaccine Misinformation

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With information being abundant nowadays, it has become a fierce tug-of-war when it comes to health information. With the anti-vaccine community on the rise, and the number of deaths for non-vaccinated people due to COVID-19 constantly increasing, it is essential for correct information to be spread. On WhatsApp and TikTok, there have been many cases of…

History 101: Relevant History Topics Revealed

More fascinating and perhaps even more relevant than a typical history class, the Netflix tv show, History 101 tells the in-depth stories of different historical topics related to American culture as well as how the topics relate to and manifest in other countries. Some of the topics depicted include robots, the space race, plastics, oil…

Actor Andy Gatenby articulates his definition of well-being

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Boxer turned film star Andy Gatenby has undergone a lot of vicissitudes in the past few years of his life. After the former boxer lost track of his boxing career, he resorted to enhancing his mental health and well-being to persevere during the hard times. Immediate retirement was brought to the 34-year old boxing icon…

American phaseout of cigarettes uncertain as Philip Morris decides to stop selling Marlboro in Britain

Philip Morris seeks to replace cigarettes with devices that heat tobacco instead of burning them by pioneering the iQOS. Image source: Fabrice Coffrini/AFP via Getty Images Manufacturers of cigarettes in the United States are less likely than those in the United Kingdom to give up producing them in favor of newer technologies on tobacco amid…