Essence Festival of Culture 2022 Celebrity Photos

Nov 26, 2022

The celebrities got here out in a giant manner for the Essence Pageant of Tradition this yr. After two years the place the occasion was held nearly, the Essence Pageant returned to New Orleans as an in-person celebration of Black tradition throughout all spheres. The four-day competition ran from June 30-July 3, and was a festivity that includes musical performances, talks with public figures like Vice President Kamala Harrisand Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams, and appearances fro ...read more

Adele Shares How Rich Paul Helps Her Embrace the Spotlight

Nov 26, 2022

Adele performed live for a public audience for the first time in five years in London over the weekend. Her return to the stage was a triumphant one that included the Grammy winner sharing why she canceled her Las Vegas residency and pausing her show on Friday multiple times to help fans overcome by the heat, as reported by People. Her weekend performances mark a return to the spotlight for the singer, who has largely stayed out of the public eye in recent years. In a new interview with the BB ...read more

The hawk has landed: braking mid-air to prioritize safety over energy or speed

Nov 26, 2022

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Researchers at the University of Oxford have found that hawks control their flight to ensure the safest landing conditions when perching, even if it takes longer and more energy to do so. Understanding how birds optimise their landing manoeuvres through learning may help in developing small aircraft capable of perching like birds. In new research published in Nature, four Harris' hawks wearing tiny retroreflective markers were tracked flying back a ...read more

NASA experiment suggests need to dig deep for evidence of life on Mars

Nov 26, 2022

According to a new NASA laboratory experiment, rovers may need to dig 6.6 feet (two metres) or more beneath the Martian surface to find evidence of ancient life because ionising radiation from space degrades small molecules like amino acids relatively quickly. Life and non-biological chemistry can both produce amino acids. Finding specific amino acids on Mars, on the other hand, would be considered a possible sign of ancient Martian life because they are widely used by terrestrial life as a com ...read more

Count the bugs "splatted" on your car to help track insect decline

Nov 26, 2022

Add a 'splatometer' to your car to help researchers at the Bugs Matter project investigate the worrying global decline in insect populations, says Layal Liverpool Society 29 June 2022 By Layal Liverpool CBCK-Christine/Alamy HAVE you noticed a drop in the number of bugs splatted on your car windscreen in recent years? Researchers think this “windscreen phenomenon” is one indicator of a worrying global decline in insects, and your observations could help them to invest ...read more

01Talent Africa and Atos launch their first Collective Intelligence Zone to reveal the digital talent of tomorrow in Senegal

Nov 26, 2022

    Press release 01Talent Africa and Atos launch their first Collective Intelligence Zone to reveal the digital talent of tomorrow in Senegal Dakar (Senegal) – July 4 , 2022 – 01Talent Africa, in partnership with Atos, launches its very first Zone01 in Africa. It is being set up in Dakar, Senegal, and will offer a brand-new kind of digital training to as many people as possible. This new collective intelligence center will welcome several hundred young talent from Senegal ...read more

Kevin Durant requests trade from Nets, team working on finding deal for superstar, per manager

Nov 26, 2022

Brooklyn Nets star Kevin Durant has requested a trade from the team, according to his business manager Rich Kleiman. Nets general manager Sean Marks is working with Durant and Kleiman on finding a trade, per Adrian Wojnarowski. Durant reportedly has the Phoenix Suns and Miami Heat as preferred destinations, but there will undoubtedly be no shortage of teams looking to make the best deal to obtain the 12-time All-Star’s services. Durant doesn’t have a no-trade clause in his contract, so Br ...read more

Uzbekistan says many killed, hundreds wounded during unrest

Nov 26, 2022

Eighteen people were killed and more than 240 others wounded during unrest in Uzbekistan's autonomous province of Karakalpakstan which broke out last week over plans to curtail its autonomy, Uzbek authorities confirmed on Monday. Security forces detained 516 people while dispersing the protesters last Friday but have now released many of them, the national guard press office told a briefing. On Saturday President Shavkat Mirziyoyev dropped plans to amend articles of the constitution concerning ...read more

Ekiti PDP gets new substantive Chairman

Nov 26, 2022

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State has appointed Engr Alaba Agboola as the substantive Chairman of the party in the state. Engr Agboola from Ijero Ekiti will replace the party’s governorship candidate in the last election, Hon Bisi Kolawole, who resigned as the state chairman to contest the governorship. The appointment of Engr Agboola as the substantive state chairman was among the resolutions at the State Executive Committee meeting held in Ado Ekiti today. A statement by th ...read more

5% Cash Back Cards: Gas Stations, Restaurants, PayPal, Car Rentals – July through September 2022

Nov 26, 2022

Activation reminder for 2022 Third Quarter. The credit cards below offer 5% cash back and up on specific categories that rotate each quarter. It takes a little extra attention, but it can add up to hundreds of dollars in additional rewards per year without changing your spending habits. You can also buy gift cards at places with 5% back now but spend the gift cards later. (* Reminder that you can buy gift cards from lots of places at grocery stores…) New cardmembers may also get an upfr ...read more