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Evidence of 90-million-year-old rainforest uncovered beneath Antarctic ice

Antarctica is now a harsh land of ice and snow, but has not always been that way. Earth’s southernmost continent long ago was home to temperate, swampy rainforests teeming with life, scientists said on Wednesday based on pristinely preserved forest soil they retrieved by drilling under the seafloor off Antarctica’s coast. The sediment core obtained by scientists working aboard the research icebreaker RV Polarstern in the Amundsen Sea near the ... Full story

'Birds of Prey' Director Cathy Yan Is Plotting Sequel With Harley Quinn and Poison Ivy

Director tells TheWrap about the DC Comics-based movie’s violent action scenes. Even before the opening of “Birds of Prey,” featuring Margot Robbie’s return as the DC Comics antiheroine Harley Quinn, director Cathy Yan was already thinking about a possible follow-up. “I would love to see Poison Ivy and I would certainly love to see the relationship between Harley Quinn and Poison Ivy,” Yan told TheWrap’s Beatrice Verhoeven. That’d be perfect, ... Full story

‘We didn’t know there was a virus inside of A young couple’s fight against COVID-19 - CNA

SINGAPORE: It was not till viewing a friend’s Instagram story post that alarm bells started to ring. “My friend was on a university programme in London and they had to return to Singapore earlier. And she had tested positive,” said the 25-year-old woman, who requested not to be named. Advertisement Advertisement. “I felt that I needed to ask her what were her symptoms. It was a sore throat, cough and loss of smell and taste … I was like ‘Oh my ... Full story

Trump: 'Going to be a lot of death' in U.S. next week from coronavirus

U.S. President Donald Trump addresses the daily coronavirus task force briefing, with Vice President Mike Pence (L, front), National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Dr Anthony Fauci (2nd, Back row) and White House coronavirus response coordinator Dr Deborah Birx (1st, back row), at the White House in Washington, DC, U.S., April 4, 2020. /Reuters. U.S. President Donald Trump addresses the daily coronavirus task force ... Full story

Suffolk DA Rollins praises ruling to release inmates awaiting trial

Suffolk DA Rollins praises ruling to release inmates awaiting trial - The Boston Globe - - - - - - - - - emailmail to a Friendhare on Facebookrint this Articlehare on FacebookShare on Instagramhare on FacebookShare on Instagram Full story

Travelogue: For us, Wuhan is Delicious

If you have never heard of Wuhan before COVID-19, you certainly have now. But aside from its struggle against the coronavirus, what do you really know about this city of 11 million people? Located in China's heartland, Wuhan is a major port on the Yangtze River and home to more people than either New York or London. The archetypal powerhouse city is a hub of manufacturing, finance, transport and education. In China, a common greeting is, "Have ... Full story

13 People Tell the Stories of Why They Immediately Left Their Sketchy Jobs

It's a fact of life: Not all jobs are created equal. Most of us have experienced the excitement over getting an interview or a job offer...only to learn that the job description may have been a bit too good to be true. If you're lucky (and smart), you leave those jobs immediately. That's exactly what these people did:. Advertisement. I work as a nanny. But when I first got into childcare I was just babysitting. So it was my first night ... Full story

Coronavirus: Fifa cancels all June internationals

- It was also decided by the group to postpone all planned women's internationals in June. Advertisement. By AFP. PARIS. All international football matches scheduled for June were postponed on Friday following the first meeting of Fifa's coronavirus working group. It was also decided to hold discussions with confederations to draw up a revised schedule for the 2022 World Cup qualifiers which have been shelved. "The Fifa-Confederations working ... Full story

US scholar says two-metre distance too short to curb virus spread

- On whether masks can help filter the virus, she says they can reduce the spread from an infected person and for protection of the wearer. Advertisement. ​ By JOHN KAMAU. A US professor has dismissed the two-metre distance rule as not enough to give protection from Covid-19, saying it is based on old science. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology researcher, Prof Lydia Bouroiba, said the two-metre “social distancing” recommendation is too ... Full story

New York Dad Bans 21-Year-Old Son From Family Home After His Son Ignored His Advice And Went On Spring Break Anyway

A father from New York refused to let his son back into the house after he went on spring break against his father's wishes. Full story