Sport

Zach Wilson: Jets doing everything they can to put me in best position

Jets head coach Robert Saleh said on Wednesday that the team believes there’s “no limit” to quarterback Zach Wilson‘s potential as he enters his second season, but the team isn’t just using words as part of their effort to get him to succeed. They signed guard Laken Tomlinson and a pair of tight ends — […]

Lifestyle

Food insecurity and water insecurity go hand in hand, study finds

About one-tenth of the world’s population suffers from hunger and nearly one in three people face food insecurity, according to recent estimates. Yet behind those stark figures lurks another, closely related threat: water insecurity. In a new 25-country study, researchers report a strong link between water insecurity—a lack of reliable access to sufficient water—and food […]

Business

Harry Potter publisher hands out meaty dividend after bumper profits

Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (BLPU.L) on Wednesday reported a 40% jump in annual profit and raised its final dividend payout by about a quarter, buoyed by a reading boom which stayed even after the pandemic lockdowns. The London-listed publisher, best known for picking up J.K. Rowling’s Potter series in 1997 after its rejection by a dozen […]

Technology

Amazon drone service to start deliveries this year, almost a decade after being revealed

In December 2013, when Amazon first revealed its plans to deliver packages using drones, Barack Obama was president, and Russia hadn’t invaded Crimea. Almost a decade later, the tech giant is finally set to launch its drone service, with the town of Lockeford, California, set to receive deliveries from the drones once the Federal Aviation […]

News

Scientists stunned as hundreds of ‘world’s smallest’ penguins mysteriously wash up dead

In just the past few months, over 500 of the Eudyptula minor- also known as the world’s smallest penguins- have mysteriously washed up dead on beaches across New Zealand. Scientists are currently unsure about what’s behind the unexplained deaths of these creatures in such large numbers, although they suspect that climate change may be to […]