Effective interventions may prevent disease transmission in changing climate

Aedes aegypti are the primary vector for mosquito-borne diseases such as dengue fever, however the effects of climate change-related weather anomalies on mosquito populations is not well understood. A study published in PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases by Cameron Nosrat at Stanford University, United States and colleagues suggests that early interventions may prevent disease transmission even […]

Continue Reading

Bitcoin hits $60,000 in record high

Bitcoin, the world’s biggest cryptocurrency, on Saturday crossed a record high of $60,000. Bitcoin has risen sharply this year, broadly outperforming conventional asset classes, partly due to broader acceptance as a form of payment. In recent weeks, companies have taken advantage of its strength to raise hundreds of millions of dollars in funding, capitalizing on […]

Continue Reading

Fall Guys’ fourth season is blasting off to a very 80s future next week

Fall Guys is going full-on retrowave for its fourth season, flinging its bean-shaped heroes to a neon-hued – and a very 80s – future when things gets underway next Monday, 22nd March. Previous seasons of Mediatonic’s knockabout battle royale game have spruced up the bean-jostling action by introducing medieval and calendar-appropriate winter themes. Season four, […]

Continue Reading

Wall Street Week Ahead: Energy shares look for next spark as investors eye recovering economy

Investors betting on U.S. energy shares have enjoyed a blistering rally, as the sector leads a move into value and economically sensitive stocks that has gripped the equity market. How much further that run continues could hinge on the success of the economic recovery, supply dynamics in oil markets and whether companies can stay disciplined […]

Continue Reading