Out-of-control wildfires like the ones that brought destruction to southern Europe, North America and parts of South Africa in recent weeks will likely become more frequent as global temperatures soar under climate change, experts s...
Last week, HBO sparked outrage online after announcing the next series from Game of Thrones showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss: Confederate, an alternate version of America in which the South successfully seceded from the Union and slavery exists as a modern-day institution. During the Television Critics Association press tour on ... More »
Last week, HBO sparked online outrage after announcing the next series from Game of Thrones showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss: Confederate, an alternate version of America in which the South successfully seceded from the Union and slavery exists as a modern-day institution. During the Television Critics Association press tour on ... More »
As South African comedians have begun making names for themselves in America, now Just For Laughs will be spreading its comedy festival brand to South Africa. JFL announced today during its 35th annual signature fest in Montreal that it’ll debut Just For Laughs Africa in 2018 in Durban, South Africa. JFL Africa will grow in subsequent years […]
An international team of climate researchers from the US, South Korea and the UK has developed a new wildfire and drought prediction model for southwestern North America. Extending far beyond the current seasonal forecast, this study...Show More Summary
"The first International Biennial of Contemporary Art of South America (BienalSur) launches this September across 30 cities... Although its main hub is in Buenos Aires, the show extends beyond Argentina - to Santiago, Rio de Janeiro, Havana, Paris, Berlin and Tokyo, among other cities."
Aeromexico (Sky Team) and Copa (Star Alliance) are showing great fares on Business Class Toronto to South America – Buenos Aires,Montevideo, Lima. The fare availability is excellent from mid-September to early December. Fares are searchable using Google Flights and can be booked directly with the airline. Show More Summary
South Africa’s Lindsay Williams interviewed Jim Rogers, Peter Schiff, and me in today’s Fine Business Radio show. The segment with me starts at 19:55. I have posted the whole show because it’s fascinating. http://wallstreetexaminer.com/fbr72517.mp3 Click here if player not visible. Show More Summary
When you, TFB readers not from South America, frequently comment that some of the prototype guns shown by this senior scribe in this blog were unknown to you, this is easily understandable as a mere consequence of your geographic distance from this continent. Show More Summary
The pectoral sandpiper (Calidris melanotos) is a migratory wading bird that breeds in North America and Asia, winters in South America and the South Pacific, but also spends time in Siberia. However, you can see them in the UK and Europe. They’re often caught on Westerly winds and hit the British Isles from North America … Continue reading "American migrant – Pectoral Sandpiper"
Nothing best describes Sundays in America like assembling the family and congregating at Church. This ritual is the most
Confederate seemed like an intriguing premise for an HBO series: an alternate-history science fiction show depicting an America where the South had won the Civil War, created by the showrunners of the huge fantasy hit Game of Thrones? How bold, how avant garde, how…revolutionary. Show More Summary
The team that's bringing Confederate, the just-announced alt-history drama in which the south secedes from the Union after a second Civil War and maintains slavery in present-day America, to HBO have heard the many, many concerns expressed about the series, and have an answer. We understand, but please hold your judgement. More »
Following a 10-year PETA campaign that included three eyewitness investigations in South America, Israel has banned the import of beef from slaughterhouses that use the archaic and cruel “shackle... The post 2017 – Israel Bans ‘Shackle and Hoist’ Slaughter Method for All Cows appeared first on PETA.
The capybara, native to South America, is the largest rodent in the world and a highly social creature which has been observed bonding with everything from kittens and ducklings to monkeys.
A surprising experience in South America has this writer pondering the larger issues involved in bathroom access.
Authored by James Holbrooks via TheAntiMedia.org, Geopolitical moves are being made on the issue of North Korea. A day after South Korea’s new government offered to hold military talks with its neighbor to the North, the United States’...Show More Summary
With a projected two years to kill until Game of Thrones’ final seaason, co-creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss are already planning their next show. Confederate, which is scheduled to begin production after Game of Thrones wraps,Show More Summary
European explorers had long speculated about the existence of an Arctic route that connected the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans and would avoid the long journey around South America's Cape Horn.
The biggest badminton competition in North or South America kicks off Wednesday, July 19, in Anaheim. The U.S. Open of Badminton Championships will bring more than 230 of the top players from around the world to the Anaheim Convention Center for matches through Sunday, July 23. Play starts with first-round men’s singles matches on Wednesday, […]