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OPEC+ members extend oil output cuts to second quarter By Reuters

OPEC+ members extend oil output cuts to second quarter By Reuters

2/2 © Reuters. A view of the entrance to the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) headquarters in Vienna, Austria, November 30, 2023. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger 2/2 By Maha El Dahan and Alex Lawler DUBAI…

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If you get your financial advice on social media, watch out for misinformation

If you get your financial advice on social media, watch out for misinformation

When your parents had financial troubles or questions about planning for the future, they may have sought the help of a financial adviser, their bank, or other professional. Today, many people turn to social media.…

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how February 29 reminds us of our mysterious relationship with time and space

how February 29 reminds us of our mysterious relationship with time and space

If you find it intriguing that February 28 will be followed this week by February 29, rather than March 1 as it usually is, spare a thought for those alive in 1582. Back then, Thursday…

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Biden administration delays aviation fuel emissions model By Reuters

Biden administration delays aviation fuel emissions model By Reuters

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: An aircraft departs from Harlingen, Texas, U.S. February 28, 2024. REUTERS/Veronica Gabriela Cardenas/File Photo By Jarrett Renshaw and Leah Douglas (Reuters) -The Biden administration on Friday said its new climate modeling…

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How a Netflix show has become a key driver behind F1’s rising popularity

How a Netflix show has become a key driver behind F1’s rising popularity

Before the engines start revving for the start of the 2024 Formula One season, many fans will have already lapped up the newest episodes of Drive to Survive on Netflix. The latest series of the…

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What ended the ‘dark ages’ in the early universe? New Webb data just brought us closer to solving the mystery

What ended the ‘dark ages’ in the early universe? New Webb data just brought us closer to solving the mystery

About 400,000 years after the Big Bang, the cosmos was a very dark place. The glow of the universe’s explosive birth had cooled, and space was filled with dense gas – mostly hydrogen – with…

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Yemen’s Houthis blame UK and US for ‘glitch’ in Red Sea undersea cables By Reuters

Yemen’s Houthis blame UK and US for ‘glitch’ in Red Sea undersea cables By Reuters

CAIRO (Reuters) – The Houthi Transport Ministry in Yemen said on Saturday there had been a “glitch” in undersea communication cables in the Red Sea as a result of actions by U.S. and British naval…

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Street vending helps migrants to survive in Accra, but it’s illegal – a solution for all is needed

Street vending helps migrants to survive in Accra, but it’s illegal – a solution for all is needed

Moving to the city is a common strategy for the rural poor in the global south. Economic hardship pushes individuals out of their rural communities in search of opportunities. These tend to be found in…

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We discovered a ‘gentle touch’ molecule is essential for light tactile sensation in humans – and perhaps in individual cells

We discovered a ‘gentle touch’ molecule is essential for light tactile sensation in humans – and perhaps in individual cells

You were probably taught that we have five senses: sight, sound, smell, taste and touch. This is not quite right: “touch” is not a single sense, but rather several working together. Our bodies contain a…

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Factbox-What was agreed at WTO negotiations in Abu Dhabi? By Reuters

Factbox-What was agreed at WTO negotiations in Abu Dhabi? By Reuters

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Delegates pose for a family photo during the 13th WTO ministerial conference in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, February 26, 2024. REUTERS/Abdel Hadi Ramahi/File Photo By Emma Farge ABU DHABI (Reuters)…

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