21.3 C
Detroit
Thursday, June 27, 2019

A family rents a flat through Airbnb and they find a camera broadcasting live

When a New Zealand family booked an apartment in Ireland they didn't expect to find what they discovered. They booked accommodation in Cork on a well known holiday rental site....

London will charge £12.5 for driving through the city centre

London has applied a new traffic toll to the most polluting vehicles in the city centre, in the so-called Ultra-Low Emission Zone (ULEZ), in order to combat environmental pollution. Drivers...

Whole families flee on foot from Venezuela to Colombia: “There we only ate once...

The same scene is repeated every day. Dozens of family members cross on foot the border that separates Colombia from Venezuela. They do it loaded with the least luggage...

Teen claims to be Timmothy Pitzen, missing since 2011

On May 11, 2011, 6-year-old Timmothy Pitzen was taken to Greenman Elementary School in Aurora, Illinois by his father James. However, his mother, Amy, took him out of class...

The island of Komodo decides to close to tourism after the theft of 41...

Komodo is a small island located in the Pacific Ring of Fire. But it is not known for its volcanic origin. Not even for its magnificent and varied landscapes,...

European Parliament officially defines Gibraltar as a colony

The European Parliament (EP) approved on Thursday the agreement to reform the policy on visa exemption for the British after Brexit, a document that includes a footnote in which...

Brexit at a standstill: British parliament rejects all alternatives to May’s plan

None of the four alternatives to the Brexit plan that British House of Commons MPs voted on Monday night achieved a majority. Parliament rejected proposals that would have brought the...

More than half of the cars in circulation in Norway are electric

Just curiosus: Norway makes most of its money with the Northern Sea oil exports According to official statistics from the Norwegian Road Federation, more than half of the cars in...

Asian long-horned tick spreads uncontrollably through New York City

The long-horned tick (Haemaphysalis longicornis) is native to the temperate areas of eastern and central Asia, including China, Korea and Japan, as well as certain Pacific islands such as...

Europe bans disposable plastic plates, cutlery and cups

MEPs voted almost unanimously - 560 votes in favour, 35 against, 28 abstentions - for a definitive ban on disposable plastic items, such as plates, cutlery, glasses, cotton swabs,...
- Advertisement -

In Telegram it is now possible to add contacts through geolocation

Telegram, that instant messaging application that happens to be the most secure one, brings news. From now on it will allow to add contacts...

Washington Post experiment finds more than 11,000 cookies in Chrome in a week

An experiment conducted by the U.S. daily The Washington Post found that its computer system received more than 11,000 requests for advertising cookies during...

Americans do not believe so much in actual economic mobility

Americans overestimate the future income for children from wealthy and middle-income families, but underestimate that of children from poor ones, according to a new...

How people pick their dogs in shelters?

Psychologists who study how people pick their spouses have turned their attention to another important relationship: choosing a canine companion. They recently found that, when...

Scientists found the neurons controlling anorexia … and take back appetite

Like a symphony, multiple brain regions work in concert to regulate the need to eat. University of Arizona researchers believe they have identified a...

You have a unique fingerprint … and a unique scream

Human screams convey a level of individual identity that may help explain their evolutionary origins, according to a new study. The research shows that listeners...

Porn consumption causes dehumanization and unethical behavior at work

New research discovers employees who view pornography aren't just costing companies millions of dollars in wasted time, they're causing harm to the company. A study...

Stay connected

82FansLike
918FollowersFollow
7FollowersFollow
266FollowersFollow
4,535FollowersFollow