Millennials and Gen Z want to stop a climate catastrophe. But first they have to get elected.

mack2happy/Christian Offenberg/Getty Images; Jenny Chang-Rodriguez/Insider The climate crisis affects young people most, but older generations are deciding the planet's future. Not all see the generational divide on climate as an impediment to progress. "I'm not young. I'm not old. I worked my fucking butt off," said Rep. Debbie Dingell, 68. When a group of young […]

‘There Swings a Skull’ Seeks Sacrifices to Stem Climate Catastrophe

The scorching sun burns above Anatoli and Pyotr, demanding people die to dull its relentless heat in the eerie There Swings a Skull: Grim Tidings. Well, the sun itself isn’t doing the… The post ‘There Swings a Skull’ Seeks Sacrifices to Stem Climate Catastrophe appeared first on Indie Games Plus.

Michael McIntyre apologises as new BBC show The Wheel finishes with catastrophe 

“Here’s a suggestion @BBCOne and makers of #TheWheel – if no-one wins the money, instead of ending flat, give all the cash to a charity or the NHS,” another suggestion. A third said: “I actually enjoyed the ending. No, things didn’t go wrong, people’s general knowledge was found wanting. I actually enjoyed and laughed at […]

Strava’s fitness heatmaps are a ‘potential catastrophe’

The 2018 cybersecurity race to the bottom is off to an exciting start. First out of the gate is Strava — now widely known as the “social network for athletes” — and its reckless data-visualization “heat map” gimmick that revealed details of secret military bases around the world. It was the kind of incident deserving […]

Former Tezos board member says founders have caused a ‘catastrophe’

(Reuters) — The co-founders of a cryptocurrency project called Tezos have caused a “catastrophe” by making unfounded accusations against the president of a Swiss foundation that controls the money raised, a former board member told Reuters. In his first interview since resigning from the three-member board of the Tezos Foundation in December, Guido Schmitz-Krummacher blamed […]

UN decries ‘deepening catastrophe’ in Yemen after milestone 1,000 days of bloodshed

Three-quarters of Yemenis, including over 11 million children, are in a desperate need of humanitarian aid while over a half are suffering dire food and water shortages, UN agencies are reporting, fearing the worst is yet to come. The bloody conflict marked 1,000 days earlier this month since the Saudi-led military intervention in March, 2015. […]

Humanitarian catastrophe in Raqqa & numerous US mistakes, airstrikes on civilian objects – Moscow

Repeated targeting mistakes of the US-led coalition in Raqqa have caused significant damage to civilian infrastructure in the city, while a lack of humanitarian aid has led to a catastrophe, a senior Russian diplomat said. Oleg Syromolotov, who supervises counterterrorism cooperation with other nations on behalf of the Russian Foreign Ministry, said the actions of […]

‘It is up to US to avert catastrophe of 'declared war' on North Korea’

It is unprecedented at the UN that the president of the US threatened to murder 25 million people in the small country of North Korea; now it is up to the US to prevent a catastrophe, says Korea Peace Network member Dr. Simone Chun. North Korea’s Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho claimed Donald Trump “declared war […]