UK Scientists To Explore Underneath Ice Sheets Of Greenland With “Cryoegg’

Scientists from UK are travelling to Greenland this week to conduct trials of new sensors that provide readings under thick ice sheets up to 2kms under the surface. The instruments will provide valuable readings regarding the way glaciers are sliding towards the ocean. Named Cryoeggs, this instrument will report the behavior of melt-waters under the… Continue reading UK Scientists To Explore Underneath Ice Sheets Of Greenland With “Cryoegg’

Businesses Need To Heed To The Call Of The World’s Oceans—Study

Members of a social activist group, Friends of Ocean Action, comprising of 50 industry leaders are collating their efforts to find solutions to make the oceans healthy for its inhabitants. The group has been convened by World Economic Forum and World Resources Institute. The current problem of climate change, lack of drinking water and other… Continue reading Businesses Need To Heed To The Call Of The World’s Oceans—Study

US Records 30 Year Lows For Its OPEC Oil Imports; China’s Soar

As a report released by US Energy Information Admin, imports of crude by USA from OPEC fell to 30 year low during March. The imports which earlier used to be around 1.5 million barrels on a daily basis has fallen by 75 % in last decade largely due to impressive production of shale oil by… Continue reading US Records 30 Year Lows For Its OPEC Oil Imports; China’s Soar

CBD Products To Be Made Available In 1,000 Kroger Stores

Kroger, which is the country’s largest retailer for groceries, stated that CBD products would be sold in over 1000 stores. However, CBD-containing groceries won’t be on the list. Hemp-based CBD products like oils, creams, and balms will be sold in 945 of its stores, spread across 17 different states, as per a statement issued to… Continue reading CBD Products To Be Made Available In 1,000 Kroger Stores

Ebola Outbreak Afflicts Child In Uganda—Latest Report

Health officers from Uganda and WHO have reported the death of 5 years old boy in Uganda, due to Ebola. The first to happen in Uganda, this is suspected to be due to the outbreak in DRC, Uganda’s neighboring country. The victim’s brother and grandmother had the infection as well. Over 7 Ebola cases have… Continue reading Ebola Outbreak Afflicts Child In Uganda—Latest Report

Cloud Companies Shares Plunge Amidst Rising ‘Sales Execution’ Challenges

The shares of the electronic signature firm DocuSign declined by 12% last Friday although they had reported earnings which were better than expected. The main problems faced by the firm are in drawing extra revenue from the customers. Firms like Box, Cloudera, Pivotal Software and Zuora have been facing difficulty with long sales cycles and… Continue reading Cloud Companies Shares Plunge Amidst Rising ‘Sales Execution’ Challenges

Raytheon And United Technologies Merge To Form An Aerospace Mega Giant

The merger of Raytheon and United Technologies was announced on Sunday gives them a top position in the fast-emerging aerospace and defense sectors. The merger combines the two forces; United Technologies, who specializes in production of everything connected with the aerospace business and Raytheon, who is an expert in production of Tomahawk missiles. This combined… Continue reading Raytheon And United Technologies Merge To Form An Aerospace Mega Giant

Wealthy American Walmart Family Pays Starvation Wages To Workers

Workers rights group from Walmart, United for Respect has invited Bernie Sanders to speak for their rights. Senator Bernie Sanders has spoken out his mind against Walmart’s bias against raising minimum wages for its workers. He says that the wealthiest American family pays starvation wages to its workers. He calls this as “grotesque”. The Walton… Continue reading Wealthy American Walmart Family Pays Starvation Wages To Workers

USDA Recalled Perdue’s 31,703 Pounds Of Chicken Products

The USDA has declared that Perdue Foods would be recalling around 31,703 Pounds of ready-to-eat chicken products including tenders, chicken nuggets, and strips, which are products found in the refrigerator and freezer of worldwide grocery stores. The chicken products are one of the most common food items found in every household as an extraneous material that means… Continue reading USDA Recalled Perdue’s 31,703 Pounds Of Chicken Products

UMD Researchers Have A Bioengineered Fungus Ready To Combat Mosquitoes

Malaria is an alarming disease that has many of the people, especially kids, in nations like Africa killed every year. Around 400,000 people have been dying on an annual basis. The mosquitoes need to be killed along with the insect irksome which are the key transmitter of the deadly disease. The researchers from the University of Maryland… Continue reading UMD Researchers Have A Bioengineered Fungus Ready To Combat Mosquitoes