Call of Duty is still a big deal, but Star Wars: Battlefront II is … less so. It’s time to go over the 10 best-selling games in the United States in 2018, as tracked by industry data firm The NPD Group. This includes full game sales at retail and through digital stores (for publishers that […]
Germany's foreign minister has suggested an experts' group could be created to look into calls from some of Poland's nationalist leaders that the country should be paid World War II … Click to Continue »
There’s a long history of governments in exile, from the leaders of Nazi-occupied countries that set up shop in London during World War II to the opposition Syrian Interim Government based in Turkey. But these were groups trying to overthrow their countries’ current leaders, not run the day-to-day business of their homelands. Show More Summary
This organization won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1947 for its work.
A group of engineers from PRISMA Lab at the University of Naples Federico II, led by Prof. Bruno Siciliano, is developing a service robot that is mastering the craft of pizza-making. In order for RoDyMan to learn from the best, the project...Show More Summary
A southern Indiana redevelopment group is moving ahead with the first phase of the planned demolition of nearly 180 World War II concrete bunkers that were once used to store … Click to Continue »
Robert Beckhusen History, Some World War II history like no other. The Soviet army’s Operation Bagration offensive in June 1944 destroyed their greatest nemesis — Nazi Germany’s Army Group Center — and drove hundreds of thousands of...Show More Summary
This post is a continuation of the previous post, which has attracted a large number of comments. I’m recording here some calculations that arose from those comments (particularly those of Pace Nielsen, Lior Silberman, Tobias Fritz, and Apoorva Khare). Please feel free to either continue these calculations or to discuss other approaches to the problem, […]
Prof. Hans-Otto Pörtner, marine biologist at Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research, is both co-coordinator of BIOACID and co-chair of Working Group II of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). The IPCC provides the scientific basis for the negotiations on climate change and the climate goals that are set to […]
From the Omaha hardcore group’s latest EP, MOSHPIT.
As most would have expected after its loot box debacle, Star Wars Battlefront II’s sales are looking disappointing in the United States according to the NPD Group. It’s not all doom and gloom for November games though as Call of Duty: WWII dominated with over 4 million units sold. Show More Summary
The HRC Foundation's Parents for Transgender Equality Council is a group of 24 inspiring parents of transgender youth from across the country. The council serves as a coalition of the nation's leading parent-advocates working for equality...Show More Summary
The president of the United States, on Monday, hosted a group of Navajo veterans at the White House to honor their military service as code talkers, who, during World War II, helped the Marines send coded messages. Because the president...Show More Summary
After hearing Trump call her Pocahontas to a group of Navajo World War II heroes, Sen. Elizabeth Warren told MSNBC that Trump uses racial slurs to try and shut her up, but that won't work. MSNBC's Ali Velshi played the clip of TrumpShow More Summary
By KIP SULLIVAN Managed care advocates see quality problems everywhere and resource shortages nowhere. If the Leapfrog Group, the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission, or some other managed care advocate were in charge of explaining why a high school football team lost to the New England Patriots, their explanation would be “poor quality.” If a man
Justin Spring’s “The Gourmands’ Way” offers a critical group portrait of the Americans who introduced French food to post-World War II America.
Hidden footage from 2014 shows the disturbing moment a group of nurses laughed as a World War II veteran repeatedly called for help and died. Read more...
In a stunning clip from the BBC Earth series Blue Planet II, a group of beautiful and industrious clownfish banded together to move a halved coconut shell across the ocean floor in order to provide a safe comfortable place for a female to lay her eggs. In this exclusive clip from this Sunday’s Blue Planet...
In abstract #2768194 entitled "Efficacy and safety of lurbinectedin (PM1183) in Ewing Sarcoma: results from a Phase 2 study" the efficacy and safety results from the Phase II basket trial were presented, in which a group of patientsShow More Summary
ON THE morning of November 8th a small crowd—one sprightly second world war veteran with a cane, a group of junior military attachés from allied countries and some curious tourists—gathered at the imposing World War II memorial on the National Mall in Washington, DC for the 75th anniversary commemoration of Operation Torch, the invasio...