Archive du mois : avril 2018

Scientists Are Coding an Electronic Song Masterpiece Into DNA So It Can Final Forever 0

Scientists Are Coding an Electronic Song Masterpiece Into DNA So It Can Final Forever

Massive Attack’s Mezzanine is a classic electronic music album. It’s also now 20 years old and, to celebrate that fact, the British trip-hop act is having it preserved using a deeply unconventional technique. While CDs only last a few decades, DNA—yes, the same stuff that contains our genetic instructions—is thought to be “readable” for over…

SACA hoping for settlement on participant contracts 0

SACA hoping for settlement on participant contracts

CSA and the South African Cricketers’ Association (SACA) will have an urgent meeting on Wednesday to try and reach common ground on player contracts, which SACA hopes will in place by May 1. The Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between CSA and SACA, which expires on April 30, is likely to be delayed, leaving the majority…

Sparks fly regardless of hefty Jazz lead vs. Insist 0

Sparks fly regardless of hefty Jazz lead vs. Insist

The tension didn’t let up for the Thunder and Jazz in Game 4 — even down the stretch when the outcome had been all but decided. « It’s the playoffs, » Jazz forward Derrick Favors said after a game that featured seven techicals. « Guys get physical. »

Chicha 0

Chicha

Die Küchen Südamerikas sind weltweit im Kommen. Heißt es. Rein quantitativ ist das eine zutreffende Beobachtung. Allerdings scheint es doch, dass dieser Trend langsam im Folkloristischen ausläuft, so, wie es seinerzeit der mexikanischen Küche passiert ist, die heute bei uns in Gestalt von Kino-Snacks ihr restliches Leben aushaucht. Um eine ferne Küchenrichtung blühen zu lassen,…

This trader sees the ten-three hundred and sixty five days yield shut to four % and has the chart to expose it 0

This trader sees the ten-three hundred and sixty five days yield shut to four % and has the chart to expose it

Wall Street is on watch for a major milestone on Treasury markets: the 10-year yield at 3 percent. One trader has his sights on a far bolder call nearly 100 basis points north of that. « I am bullish on the 10-year yield, » Frank Cappelleri, senior equity trader at Instinet, said Monday on CNBC’s « Trading Nation. »…

Yemeni household ‘hopeless’ after disabled daughter denied US visa 0

Yemeni household ‘hopeless’ after disabled daughter denied US visa

Najeeb al-Omari’s eyebrows furrow as he sits on the front steps of his home in the province of Ibb in central Yemen, describing how his daughter, who has a severe mental health condition, had recently been denied a visa to the United States.  Al-Omari, a US citizen, has been trying to get visas for his…

Tapped cell phone calls further deliver Golden Crack of break of day’s police ties 0

Tapped cell phone calls further deliver Golden Crack of break of day’s police ties

Athens, Greece – Wiretapped phone calls entered into evidence in the ongoing trial of Golden Dawn have further revealed the neo-fascist party’s connections with police.  Sixty-nine members of Golden Dawn, which has 16 seats in Greece’s parliament, are on trial for allegedly operating a criminal organisation. Last Monday and Wednesday, a series of phone calls and SMS…

Inter negotiate for Cancelo 0

Inter negotiate for Cancelo

Inter are reportedly negotiating with Valencia to pay for Joao Cancelo after their option to buy expires on May 31. The right-back joined the Nerazzurri on loan in the summer, with Geoffrey Kondogbia going the other way on loan with an option to buy. While the Beneamata do want to sign Cancelo outright, their €35m…