Susanna Reid furious as Ashworth refuses to comment on Ferguson breaking isolation rules

Yesterday, Professor Ferguson announced he had “made an error of judgement” and was stepping down from his government role and involvement in Sage (Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies) after it was reported he had broken lockdown rules to meet with his girlfriend. Good Morning Britain host Susanna Reid spoke to Jonathan Ashworth about the news […]

Walking Dead’s Jeffrey Dean Morgan and Wife Hilarie Burton to Host AMC’s Chatty Friday Night In From Isolation

Of all people, The Walking Dead’s Negan is going to bring us together in this time of social distancing. AMC announced Friday that the reformed villain’s portrayer, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, and wife Hilarie Burton (One Tree Hill) are hosting a new series, Friday Night In With the Morgans, premiering Friday, April 17, at 10/9c. In […]

'We can't use Korean names': Japan's large pro-Pyongyang diaspora lives amid suspicion & isolation

Thousands of ethnic Koreans living in Japan pledge loyalty to Pyongyang. Many of them have never actually been in North Korea but, against all odds, still consider its leaders as their own and the communist country as homeland. About 150,000 Japanese Koreans remain loyal to Pyongyang, which makes up around a quarter of the local […]

#ReconnectJulian: Fmr intelligence officers & whistleblowers urge Ecuador to end Assange isolation

WikiLeaks supporters are calling on Ecuador’s government to restore Julian Assange’s communication privileges, arguing that jamming his phone and internet access violates his rights, a former CIA officer and whistleblower told RT. In late March the government of Ecuador decided to cut off Julian Assange from the outside world by blocking his phone and internet […]

Six People Just Completed A NASA Isolation Experiment And Emerged To The Dumpster Fire That Is 2017

The eight-month study, known as the Hawaii Space Exploration Analog and Simulation, was the fifth of its kind, funded by NASA and run through the University of Hawaii. Still, Ehrlich said, “it’s weird—you’re living inside this habitat for eight months.” “So you’ve basically been in a place for three-quarters of a year, and you come […]

Mars simulators set for ‘return to Earth’ after 8 months in isolation

Six crew members who spent eight months in isolation on a remote Hawaiian volcano – one of the world’s largest active volcanoes – will emerge from their Mars-esque habitat and return to Earth on Sunday. The experiment was specially designed to replicate conditions on Mars, and to test the social and psychological effects a real […]

Retirement properties to fight isolation in ready-made communities

In fact some retirement specialists go out of their way to encourage a connection with the wider community. For instance, managers at Churchill Retirement Living developments, which have communal lounges and gardens, often organise events to encourage interaction with non-residents. At Ash Lodge in Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, children from nearby Ashley Primary School visited to show […]

‘Isolation’ Trailer: Because ‘Avatar,’ ‘Prison Break,’ and ‘Battlestar Galactica’ Actors Gotta Eat

Look, Isolation: you kind-of, sort-of had me with “Stephen Lang is a modern day pirate and a pervert who holds a guy hostage with a corkscrew in one scene.” It’s a shame that the rest of the trailer for this upcoming thriller, which is being dumped direct to DVD and VOD in April, looks so bland. So […]