‘Kill Bill’ Action Star Sonny Chiba Dies of Covid-19

‘Kill Bill’ Action Star Sonny Chiba Dies of Covid-19

Martial arts star Sonny Chiba passed away this Thursday in a hospital near Tokyo. According to his management team Astraia, the Japanese actor had been undergoing treatment for Covid-19 from August 8. He was 82 years old. Born in Fukuoka,...
Rocket Lab to Build and Launch Three Photon Missions

Rocket Lab to Build and Launch Three Photon Missions

On August 11, private aerospace manufacturer Rocket Lab announced a contract with Varda Space Industries for the construction and launch of three of its Photon spacecraft. The three Photons are set to launch from 2023 through 2024, with the option...
Amazon Incurs Heavy EU Privacy Fine

Amazon Incurs Heavy EU Privacy Fine

E-commerce giant, Amazon, is set to pay a record-breaking $887 million fine for violations of the GDPR or General Data Protection Regulation, the European Union’s privacy law. The GDPR aims to control how digital platforms use consumer data. It also...
200 Calories A Day

Cutting 200 Calories A Day Can Help Undo Decades of Bad Eating Habits in Seniors

If you’re a senior who spent their whole life eating poorly and rarely exercising, a new study shows that it’s not too late to undo the damage. USNews reports that there’s recent research to show that reducing only 200 calories...
Chevrolet Bolts

GM Recalling Its Chevrolet Bolts Again Due to Risk of Battery Fires

At least two 2017-2019 Chevrolet Bolts have caught fire, pressing General Motors to issue a second recall of the electric vehicle. The recall covers roughly 110,000 cars around the world, nearly 51,000 of which are in the U.S. The first...
substance use in young adults

Having An Overbearing Father Can Lead to Binge Drinking and Substance Use in Young Adults

A new study published in the Journal of Child and Family Studies has found a link between psychological manipulative parents and the proclivity for health-risk behaviors in young adults. In a survey of college students between the age of 18-25,...
Ruining Seneca Lake

New York Locals Are Accusing a Bitcoin Mining Plant of Ruining Seneca Lake

New York locals are protesting that a gas-fired power plant is polluting the air and heating the local Seneca Lake. They believe this is due to the plant increasing fossil-fuel energy due to bitcoin mining. "The lake is so warm...
The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

Former COO of Applebee’s Appointed as New President of The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf has announced that former COO of Applebee’s, Sanjiv Razdan, will be the company’s new president of the Americas and India. The company is one of the world’s leading roasters and retailers of specialty tea...
Mouse Plague

Hundreds of Australian Inmates Have Been Relocated Due to Mouse Plague

The worst mouse plague New South Wales has seen in decades is forcing the relocation of hundreds of prisoners and staff from the Wellington Correctional Centre. The move, which will take place over the next two weeks, will transport more...
Caffeine Doesn't Help with Complex Tasks

Caffeine Doesn’t Help with Complex Tasks If You’re Sleep-Deprived

A new study by Michigan State University has shown the effects of caffeine on sleep-deprived people and how it influences their actions. The Sleep and Learning Lab at MSU found that caffeine can help sleep-deprived people in simple tasks, but...