Tag Archives: World News

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…

Buffalo Mass Shooting: What Happened?

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BUFFALO, New York —A white 18-year-old Payton Gendron, wearing military gear and live streaming with a helmet camera, opened fire at Tops Friendly Market on May 14th. Ten people were killed, and three others were wounded. The shooting was investigated as a hate crime and racially motivated violent extremism. What Happened?   On Saturday afternoon,…

North Korea Announces First COVID-19 Death

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  According to official state media, North Korea has revealed an “explosive” Covid-19 breakout that has killed six people and infected over 187,000, raising worries of an upcoming and fatal pandemic in the isolated country. Even though specialists believe the virus has been present in the country for some time, the first cases were just…

Happily Ever Esther

So it turns out that Sunday, April 10th is National Farm Animals Day. Even though it might technically be a U.S. holiday, I thought I could still mark it by profiling my favorite farm sanctuary, HEEFS. HEEFS, a.k.a. Happily Ever Esther Farm Sanctuary, was started in 2014 by Steve Jenkins and his life partner Derek…

Famed Philosopher Predicts Imminent Danger

  Noam Chomsky has been in the business of life for a while. He wrote his first article for his school paper at the age of ten; today, at 93, he is one of the world’s most-cited scholars. And he has a message for humanity: Things are about to get dangerous.   Speaking to the…

Saudi Arabia: Fire in Oil Depots Prior to F1 Race. Houthis Claim Attacks

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  According to videos, a massive fire erupted Friday at an oil depot in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia, ahead of an F1 race, with Yemen’s Houthis rebels admitting they had conducted a series of strikes on the country.   While Saudi Arabia and its state-owned oil company Saudi Aramco did not immediately confirm the incident, it appeared to…

London Aquatic Centre: 29 People Were Rushed To The Hospital After A Gas Leak.

  After a chemical reaction, a “high quantity of chlorine gas was released” at the London Aquatics Centre in Stratford. Paramedics rushed 29 people to the hospital.   This morning, emergency services attended to a “serious incident” at the site in Stratford and treated several people with respiratory problems. Around 200 people were evacuated from…

One Person is Killed In New Orleans As A Tornado Wreaks Havoc.

  Tornadoes triggered by the same storm system wreaked havoc in Texas and Oklahoma, killing one woman and injuring over 20 others.   In Louisiana, devastated by Hurricane Katrina 17 years ago, a tornado ripped through areas of New Orleans and its suburbs Tuesday night, flipping cars, ripping roofs from homes, and killing at least…

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…

Ongoing Wars in Africa

This article focuses on some of the ongoing armed conflicts in the world. Everyone is currently focused on the war in Ukraine, but that is indicative of a larger problem, and that is that the news tends to give more attention to conflicts that involve white people, often at the expense of other groups.  …

Countries Unite for Ukraine

  Due to recent developments between Russia and Ukraine, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau held a meeting to discuss World War II and its similarity to the Russian war against Ukraine.   The UK has been one of the largest contributors to the cause, with total donations amounting to…

Patient Who Received A Genetically Modified Pigs Heart In A Transplant Surgery Dies.

  The University of Maryland Medical Center released a statement saying that a 57-year-old Maryland man died after receiving a genetically modified pig heart in a unique transplant surgery for the first time.   David Bennett, a Maryland resident, was 57 years old. He had chronic heart disease and had volunteered to get the experimental…

BBC Journalists Stop Working In Russia

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  Due to the war between Russia and Ukraine, Vladimir Putin created a law in which all those who expect “false information” will be imprisoned. The question is “what does he consider as misinformation”?    In Russia, access to the BBC website is already being blocked. Not only the BBC, but also Deutsche Welle, Meduza,…

Mount Everest’s Glacier is Melting Non Stop

Climate change also has an impact on the highest glacier on Mount Everest, so that it continues to melt rapidly. This was revealed in a recent study by researchers from the University of Maine, United States. As quoted from the BBC, the South Col Glacier area on Mount Everest in question, has lost an ice…

Things You Can Be Executed For In North Korea

THINGS YOU CAN BE EXECUTED FOR IN NORTH KOREA Insincere Mourning Following the 2011 death of Kim Jong-Il, North Korean citizens were seen in mass hysteria. This wasn’t just out of sadness; if they didn’t show proper despair, citizens were sent to labor camps for months, and not showing up or trying to escape meant…

North Korea Testing Hypersonic Missiles, The US Setting Sanctions

The US was threatened by North Korea after setting sanctions to North Korea about the launch of hypersonic missiles North Korea defended that missile trials carried out recently are their legal rights to defend themselves and say the United States (US) intentionally worsens the situation by imposing new sanctions against them due to the launch…

What’s Happening in Canada with COVID-19?

Canada reports more than 25,000 daily Covid cases. But how reliable is that number? Experts say, “Not very.” The reason they show is that the tests are being conducted appropriately. Ontario alone reports 431 people admitted in Intensive Care Units. More than 2400 are in hospitals. A little less than 10,000 daily cases and 12…