Mexico launches $7.4bn Tren Maya railway project

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption A traditional Mayan ceremony was held to launch the four-year project Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador has launched the Maya Train – an ambitious project to build a railway through five south-eastern states. At an indigenous ceremony near the ancient Mayan ruins of Palenque, he said this would […]

20+ Side Dishes to Serve Alongside a Juicy Steak

Once you’ve mastered the art of cooking the perfect steak in the oven, you can start to think about finding your perfect seasonal side dish. There are so many options available, but only certain sides are worthy of sharing your plate with a steak. Start with this list of 20+ mouth-watering options. We guarantee you’ll […]

Cat Rescued From Utility Pole in Colorado!

Thank you to all who responded to the call to action regarding a cat trapped on a utility pole for over five days in Sanford, Colorado. The grateful guardian has confirmed that the cat has been rescued. Please check out our other alerts to speak up for animals who still need your help! PETA has […]

Overactive immune system ‘may trigger ME-like symptoms’

Image copyright dragana991 Image caption Researchers linked an overactive immune system with ME-like symptoms An overactive immune system may help explain the cause of chronic fatigue syndrome, scientists from King’s College London have suggested. Many sufferers of CFS, or ME, say their condition began with a challenge to their immune system like an infection. The […]

A while ago I had a post on front page telling everyone about the decentralized stable coin named DAI, where I explained how it works and why you should pick it over Tether. For this reason, I feel obligated to tell you all why you should sell it today. : CryptoCurrency

Update: /u/Zarigis points out that as long as an exchange does not directly accept shielded DAI, it’s not abuseable. Pretty much never go for an Aztec protocol second layer settlement of DAI. Post in reference, explaining DAI: Okay so quick TL;DR of DAI: Decentralized peg to USD through some niche game theory Runs on […]

Lord Sugar hires his Apprentice for 2018

Image copyright PA Swimwear designer Sian Gabbidon has been chosen as the winner of The Apprentice 2018 by Lord Sugar. The 26-year-old, from Leeds, beat nut milk entrepreneur Camilla Ainsworth, 22, to win a £250,000 investment from Lord Sugar in her swimwear firm. She said she was “absolutely over the Moon” and that the possibilities […]

These Seals Keep Getting Eels Stuck Up Their Noses

When field biologists walked the beaches of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands looking for Hawaiian monk seals earlier this year, they did a double take. They were stunned to see a seal in a bit of a predicament — an eel was hanging out of her nose. Credit: NOAA/Brittany Dolan, NOAA Permit #16632-02 “They were definitely […]