FRONT PAGE: Plant-Based Jet Fuel Could Reduce Emissions By 68%
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FRONT PAGE: Plant-Based Jet Fuel Could Reduce Emissions By 68%

Newswise — Replacing petroleum-based aviation fuel with sustainable aviation fuel derived from a type of mustard plant can reduce carbon emissions by up to 68%, according to new research from University of Georgia scientist Puneet Dwivedi.Dwivedi led a team that estimated the break-even price and life cycle carbon emissions of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) derived…

GAMING: Historical Platformer Treasures Of The Aegean Headed To PS5 And PS4 On November 11
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GAMING: Historical Platformer Treasures Of The Aegean Headed To PS5 And PS4 On November 11

Developer Undercoders and publisher Numskull Games have announced that their historical platformer Treasures of the Aegean will release digitally on the PlayStation 4 and 5, Xbox One and Series X/S, Nintendo Switch, and PC on November 11th. In Europe, Numskull will release physical standard and collector’s editions. The latter will come with an art book, soundtrack, and…

ARAB NEWS: Riyadh Art Memento Exhibition Discussion Panels
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ARAB NEWS: Riyadh Art Memento Exhibition Discussion Panels

. PARIS: “Somewhere between silence and words” revives memories of a journey to Algeria made by Florian Gaite, philosopher, art critic and curator of the exhibition taking place until Nov. 28, 2021 at the Maison des Arts Malakoff center in Paris. Gaite stated that the exhibition “seeks make heard the voices, and the silence, which…

BUSINESS: Atari – Revision Of The 2020/2021 Annual Results
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BUSINESS: Atari – Revision Of The 2020/2021 Annual Results

October 18, 2021 02:00 ET | Source: ATARI REVISION OF THE ESTIMATED 2020/2021 ANNUAL RESULTS A review of (i) the accounting treatment of transactions related to digital assets and (ii) the fair value of development costs for free-to-play mobile games capitalized on the balance sheet has led to a downward revision of results compared with…

INDIA NEWS:  Millennials Pull Crypto Out of the Shadows in India
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INDIA NEWS: Millennials Pull Crypto Out of the Shadows in India

INDIA NEWS: In hundreds of India’s small cities and towns, a generation that has hardly had any experience with stocks and bonds is heading straight for Bitcoin, Ethereum, Cardano and Solana. The average age of the 11 million users of CoinSwitch Kuber, a cryptocurrency trading app that didn’t exist 18 months ago, is 25, and…

INDIA NEWS: The nightmare of India’s tallest rubbish mountain
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INDIA NEWS: The nightmare of India’s tallest rubbish mountain

INDIA NEWS: Image source, AFPImage caption, More than 16 million tonnes of rubbish make up Deonar’s waste mountain The “mountains of garbage” dotting India’s cities will soon be replaced with waste treatment plants, Prime Minister Narendra Modi promised earlier this month. Author Saumya Roy reports from the country’s oldest and tallest mountain of rubbish –…

CRYPTO CURRENCY NEWS: NFT Project ‘Evolved Apes Developer’ Disappears with USD 2.9M
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CRYPTO CURRENCY NEWS: NFT Project ‘Evolved Apes Developer’ Disappears with USD 2.9M

CRYPTO CURRENCY NEWS: Source: OpenSeaInvestors in a non-fungible token (NFT) project known as Evolved Apes have been left in the dark, after the anonymous developer behind the project disappeared with ETH 798 (USD 2.9m) in project funds. The developer, who goes by the pseudonym ‘Evil Ape,’ had in the past said that the NFT collection…

TECHNOLOGY: Mail.ru Group Pursues Gaming Acquisitions Across Russia And Belarus
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TECHNOLOGY: Mail.ru Group Pursues Gaming Acquisitions Across Russia And Belarus

Mail.ru Group’s appetite for acquisitions in the gaming space was confirmed again today as My.Games Venture Capital (MGVC), the investment arm of its subsidiary My.Games, announced minority investments in three game studios. These are Tworogue Games and VOX, based in Moscow, and Wideview Games from Minsk, Belarus.  MGVC put on the table $3 million in total for these deals, which include options to…

OPINION: Is The Fight For $15 Going To Cost Low-Wage Workers Their Health Insurance?
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OPINION: Is The Fight For $15 Going To Cost Low-Wage Workers Their Health Insurance?

If you’re a low-wage worker, of course you want the government to mandate a raise in your wage. Who doesn’t want more money for putting in the same hours on the job? But there’s a reason the minimum wage campaign “fight for $15” isn’t a “fight for $50.” Workers understand that if a raise is…

MEXICO NEWS: Liga MX 2021 Apertura match preview: Pachuca vs. Santos Laguna
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MEXICO NEWS: Liga MX 2021 Apertura match preview: Pachuca vs. Santos Laguna

MEXICO NEWS: Game: Club de Fútbol Pachuca vs. Club Santos Laguna S.A. de C.V. Date: Saturday, October 16th Time: 8: 05 p.m. Eastern, 7: 05 p.m. Central, 5: 05 p.m. Pacific, 12: 05 a.m. UTC Venue: Estadio Hidalgo (Pachuca, Hgo.) Referees: REF: Oscar Mejia Garcia, AR1: Andres Hernández Delgado, AR2: Edgar Magdaleno Castrejon, 4TH: Jorge…

AFRICA NEWS: South Africa: What can be done to tackle the systemic causes of poverty in South Africa
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AFRICA NEWS: South Africa: What can be done to tackle the systemic causes of poverty in South Africa

Despite gains made in the first 15 years of democracy, 55.5% of South Africans lived below the poverty line as of 2015. Coupled with the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, household food insecurity, child hunger, and extraordinarily high youth unemployment levels have eroded the early gains made. The country’s expansive social grants system, insurance schemes…

BUSINESS: Neurocrine Bisciences To Present ONGENTYS (R) (Opicapone), And INGREZZA (R) (Valbenazine). Data From The American Neurological Association Virtual Annual Meeting
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BUSINESS: Neurocrine Bisciences To Present ONGENTYS (R) (Opicapone), And INGREZZA (R) (Valbenazine). Data From The American Neurological Association Virtual Annual Meeting

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: NBIX) today announced that it will present key information from its movement disorder treatments for Parkinson’s disease and tardive dyskinesia (TD) at the American Neurological Association (ANA) 2021 Virtual Annual Meeting being held October 17–19, 2021. Neurocrine Biosciences will present new post-hoc analysis of pooled…

Front Page: Atlas 5 Launches NASA’s Lucy Asteroid Mission
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Front Page: Atlas 5 Launches NASA’s Lucy Asteroid Mission

by Jeff Foust — October 16, 2021 A ULA Atlas 5 lifts off Oct. 16 carrying NASA’s Lucy spacecraft on a mission to study distant asteroids that may help scientists better understand the early history of the solar system. Credit: NASA TV WASHINGTON — An Atlas 5 successfully a launched NASA spacecraft Oct. 16 on…

GAMING: Minecraft The Wild Update In 2022 With The Wardens, Mangroves And Frogs
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GAMING: Minecraft The Wild Update In 2022 With The Wardens, Mangroves And Frogs

Perhaps Mojang’s biggest announcement at Minecraft Live today was a major new expansion for the open-ended sandbox game called The Wild. Coming in 2022, The Wild is a celebration of the beauty and majesty of the outdoors and underground settings of Minecraft’s world.One of the new biomes added in The Wild is the Mangrove, which…

GAMING: Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl Review — Almost Ready For Slime Time
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GAMING: Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl Review — Almost Ready For Slime Time

To say Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl is fighting an uphill battle is an understatement. It wears its Super Smash Bros. inspiration firmly on its sleeve by bringing together a host of beloved characters in a platform fighter, but Nick Brawl does so without the spectacle. While I think it has a lot of heart and is…

GAMING: How I’ve Used Gaming To Improve My Lockdown
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GAMING: How I’ve Used Gaming To Improve My Lockdown

As we approach the one-year anniversary of the world being changed by the COVID-19 pandemic, I’ve begun reflecting on the ways I’ve also changed in that time. As someone who was newly living alone when the lockdown orders came through, the transition from my old life to my current reality was a harsh one. To…

All Things Nintendo
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All Things Nintendo

Last week’s debut episode was full of exciting Nintendo news, but this week might be even more jam-packed with big topics! Host Brian Shea is joined by fellow Game Informer editor John Carson to chat about all kinds of topics including the recently announced Animal Crossing: New Horizons updates, John’s impressions of Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining…

FRANCE NEWS: Live Nation Signs a Deal to Develop a New Arena in Lyon, France – TicketNews
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FRANCE NEWS: Live Nation Signs a Deal to Develop a New Arena in Lyon, France – TicketNews

Live Nation announced the signing of a long-term deal with OL Group that will begin with the construction of the Lyon-Decines Arena. … Live Nation and OL Group announced the signing of a long term deal that will start with the creation of the Lyon-Decines Arena in France. The venue is planned to have a…

HEALTH: State Lotteries Didn’t Help Boost Vaccination Rates
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HEALTH: State Lotteries Didn’t Help Boost Vaccination Rates

By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Oct. 15, 2021 (HealthDay News) — A shot at winning $1 million did nothing to budge the number of people who got the COVID-19 jab. According to a new study, lotteries in 19 states designed to encourage people to get vaccinated for COVID-19 did not alter the rate of…

OPINION: Gen. Charles Flynn Says Army Has Crucial Role In The Pacific Theater
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OPINION: Gen. Charles Flynn Says Army Has Crucial Role In The Pacific Theater

What is the U.S. Army’s role in an oceanic theater that spans half the globe, where China increasingly asserts itself for strategic advantage? Gen. Charles A. Flynn, head of the U.S. Army Pacific, said the nation’s land force provides two distinct values in a maritime region: supporting allies and partners, and providing enabling capabilities to…

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