Art

10 Essential Books for Learning How To Make Your Own Natural Art Supplies

10 Essential Books for Learning How To Make Your Own Natural Art Supplies

This post may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase, My Modern Met may earn an affiliate commission. Please read our disclosure for more info. If you are looking for new to spark your creativity, then what better source to turn to than nature? Many artists throughout history—from the Romanticists to the Impressionists —have looked to the great outdoors for inspiring subject matter on which to base their paintings. However, since ... Full story

Education

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Economics

BondSwap NFT Market on Ethereum

BondSwap NFT Market on Ethereum

Wallet to Wallet trustless Over the Counter (OTC) trades. Now on Ethereum network. Full story

Entertainment

Omah Lay's got a new album on the way

Omah Lay's got a new album on the way

Headies 2020 Next rated act, Stanley Omah Didiah better known as Omah Lay, who has so far had a fine run on the music scene, has revealed he is working on a new album. Omah lay made the revelation on his Instagram page when he posted a photo captioned: Album mode. Also, during a Q and A session on his Instastories, a U.S based fan had asked when the singer would be visiting the U.S to which he replied, “I’ll see you as soon as I’m done with my ... Full story

Health

Floating Netherlands village could tackle city density challenges

Floating Netherlands village could tackle city density challenges

- Living on water is a reality for more than 100 people in Amsterdam’s Schoonschip neighbourhood. - It has 46 sustainable homes across 30 water plots. - Population density and climate change is increasing interest in alternative accommodation options, including opening up underground spaces. With cities running out of space and rising sea levels predicted to put 800 million city dwellers at risk by 2050 , more of us may have to get used to ... Full story

Law

How kidnap kingpin attempted suicide by slitting his throat to evade arrest in Taraba » NEWS

How kidnap kingpin attempted suicide by slitting his throat to evade arrest in Taraba » NEWS

A suspected high-profile kidnap kingpin, Mohammed Gidado attempted suicide by slitting his throat to evade arrest by the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Taraba. Gidado, who has been on the watch list of security agencies for years was arrested on March 28, in Jebjeb community of Karim Lamido LGA. His arrest was made possible through intensive intelligence gathering, surveillance and smart operation of NSCDC officers in the ... Full story

Living

Prince Philip has died aged 99, Buckingham Palace announces

Prince Philip has died aged 99, Buckingham Palace announces

Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth II's husband, has died aged 99, Buckingham Palace has announced. The prince married Princess Elizabeth in 1947, five years before she became Queen, and was the longest-serving royal consort in British history. A statement from Buckingham Palace said: "It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen has announced the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. "His Royal ... Full story

Politics

Extinction Rebellion to step up campaign against banking system

Extinction Rebellion to step up campaign against banking system

Extinction Rebellion is planning to step up its campaign against the banking system with a series of direct action protests and debt strikes in the coming weeks aimed at highlighting the financial sector’s role in the escalating climate crisis. Last week the group targeted Barclays Bank’s headquarters in London and the Bank of England as well as high street branches across the UK as part of its Money Rebellion protest . One of XR’s founders, ... Full story

Sport

#LagosCityMarathon: Istifanus Peter Mahan is the First Nigerian to Finish the 2021 Race!

#LagosCityMarathon: Istifanus Peter Mahan is the First Nigerian to Finish the 2021 Race!

Congratulations to Istifanus Peter Mahan , the first Nigerian to cross the finish line in the 2021 edition of the Lagos City Marathon. The event took place on Saturday and Emmanuel Naebei from Kenya won the 42-kilometre race. As the first Nigerian, he will be going home with a whopping sum of ₦1,000,000, while the second and third Nigerian will bag ₦750,000 and ₦500,000 respectively. See photos from Istifanus’ win. Photo Credit : @ ... Full story

Technology

How tidal energy is driving Scotland toward net zero emissions

How tidal energy is driving Scotland toward net zero emissions

- Cars on the island of Yell, located in the Shetland Islands in Scotland, can now be entirely fuelled by Nova Innovation's tidal turbines. - Unlike wind turbines, tidal turbines are large machines which are anchored to the sea floor and don't visually impact a landscape. - This environmentally-friendly technology is a first for the UK and has been powering local homes and businesses on Yell for over five years. - It is hoped that harnessing ... Full story