While a single person was unjustly banned from the BCH Slack, thousands or tens of thousands have been unjustly banned from /r/Bitcoin : btc

The censorship taking place for several years now on /r/Bitcoin is mind boggling. People like the CEO of Coinbase.com, Bitcoin.com, and other major Bitcoin companies have been banned, or had their posts deleted simply for expressing an opinion or idea. People like Trace Mayer, Greg Maxwell and others have openly supported the censorship while others […]

Chinese Chicken Salad with Sesame Dressing

This Chinese Chicken Salad takes the healthier high road than the heavier versions I always see at those popular food chains that everyone loves. But this one with crunchy romaine, wontons, and an almond crunch, topped with protein-packed chicken breast, pasta noodles, and a flavor-flav sesame dressing. Lighter fare that totally satisfies is what I’m […]

Part of worldwide increase in nearsightedness has to do with near work activities; not just screens but also traditional books. And spending time outdoors, especially in early childhood, can slow the progression of nearsightedness, finds a new study by American Academy of Ophthalmology (n=1,958). : Health

The title of the post is a copy and paste from the third paragraph of the linked academic press release here : A new study appearing in Ophthalmology, the journal of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, offers further evidence that at least part of the worldwide increase in nearsightedness has to do with near work […]

As death toll on Indonesia’s Lombok tops 100, thousands wait for aid

KAYANGAN, Indonesia (Reuters) – The death toll from a powerful earthquake that hit Indonesia’s tourist island of Lombok topped 100 on Tuesday as rescuers found victims under wrecked buildings, while thousands left homeless in the worst-affected areas waited for aid to arrive. A woman was pulled alive from the rubble of a collapsed grocery store […]

Fortnite: version 5.20 patch notes

Version 5.20 of Fortnite is now live. Highlights include the new Double Barrel Shotgun weapon and the Steady Storm limited time mode. Below are the full patch notes: General The remaining time left in the Item Shop and Event Store will now appear correctly in Battle Royale and in Save the World. Certain interactions will […]

Middlesbrough plan move for Everton’s Yannick Bolasie | Football News

Middlesbrough are attempting an ambitious move for Everton winger Yannick Bolasie, according to Sky sources. The 29-year-old is surplus to requirements at Goodison Park and is available for around £15m, despite joining the Toffees two years ago for £26m. Tony Pulis knows Bolasie from his time as manager of Crystal Palace. Tony Pulis and Yannick […]

The Never-Ending Summer: Is Germany’s Heat Wave a Preview of the Future?

August 07, 2018  11:39 AM It’s early August in Germany, and the country is worried, cantankerous and uncharacteristically sluggish. The country’s recent dramatic heatwave has seen the water authority in Chemnitz impose a ban on pumping water out of ponds or other urban waters, with the Chemnitz River only 25 centimeters deep in some […]

What’s new in the August PHOF update?

This is the latest in a series of blogs summarising what we learn each time we update the Public Health Outcomes Framework (PHOF). The PHOF sets out a vision for public health, desired outcomes and the indicators that will help us understand how well public health is being improved and protected. The outcomes reflect a […]