Salmon leather may put fish skin on the catwalk

Reuters published this video item, entitled “Salmon leather may put fish skin on the catwalk” – below is their description. A French company is collecting salmon skins that would otherwise wind up in restaurant trash cans, turning them into leather and pitching them at the high-end luxury market. Reuters YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave … Read more Salmon leather may put fish skin on the catwalk

Vegan mushroom leather fashion from Indonesia | Global Ideas

DW News published this video item, entitled “Vegan mushroom leather fashion from Indonesia | Global Ideas” – below is their description. Shoes, bags, armbands – Adi Reza Nughoro in the city of Bandung creates the raw material for such products from agricultural waste. His startup Mycotech makes leather from mushrooms. It’s easy on the environment … Read more Vegan mushroom leather fashion from Indonesia | Global Ideas

Fendi Guitar Bag

Fendi published this video item, entitled “Fendi Guitar Bag” – below is their description. Introducing a new icon: discover the #Fendi Guitar bag, fresh from the #FendiPreFall20 edit. Fresh aesthetic. With its softly curved shape, signature twist-lock closure, and plenty of practical details. Whether crafted from smooth leather or rendered in a tactile FF pattern, … Read more Fendi Guitar Bag

I’m a parent – what do the new Covid-19 restrictions mean for our family life?

The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “I’m a parent – what do the new Covid-19 restrictions mean for our family life?” – below is their description. The Telegraph’s senior video producer Jack Leather tackles some of the commons questions and doubt that might arise with the new coronavirus restrictions. Under new restrictions announced by … Read more I’m a parent – what do the new Covid-19 restrictions mean for our family life?

Coronavirus Pandemic Drives Motorhome Sales

Looking for a new or used motorhome for sale? The RV and campervan have become the must-have travel accessory of the Covid-19 pandemic summer. Providing social distance on holiday, and also doubling as work from home office space, sales and rentals of various motorhomes are soaring. Parked in the English countryside, at the quaint Orchard … Read more Coronavirus Pandemic Drives Motorhome Sales

Australian Scientists Name Newly Discovered Insects After Marvel Characters

During the past year CSIRO scientists have given scientific names to 165 new species, including tributes to Marvel characters Deadpool, Thor, Loki, and Black Widow along the way. Paying homage to another name creator, they also named a fly after Stan Lee, the comic book creator who named the Marvel characters. CSIRO entomologist Dr Bryan … Read more Australian Scientists Name Newly Discovered Insects After Marvel Characters

Eggplant ‘leather’ used for sustainable face masks

Instead of tossing his vegetable peels in the garbage, Jordanian chef Omar Sartawi has transformed aubergine peels into richly textured ‘leather’, which he’s using to create sustainable face masks. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get … Read more Eggplant ‘leather’ used for sustainable face masks

Size 75 shoes launched to help social distancing

Grigore Lup, a Romanian shoemaker, has created long-nosed leather shoes to help keep people apart and respect the social distancing rules. The novel footwear ensures people stand at least five feet apart – or can be worn by those flouting the rules as punishment. A pair costs $115 (£101), takes two days and around 10 … Read more Size 75 shoes launched to help social distancing

I took a Superdrug coronavirus antibody test – this is what it’s actually like

When Superdrug became the first high-street retailer to offer a Covid-19 antibody test, we were keen to test out how long it would take to arrive and what it involved. The test, carried out by a device that pricks your finger for blood, checks your blood for coronavirus antibodies to see if they have already … Read more I took a Superdrug coronavirus antibody test – this is what it’s actually like

What will be the long-term impact of Covid-19 on children?

The Covid-19 pandemic has caused widespread anxiety for people of all ages and with varied experiences, not least parents who are worried about the impact on their children. Amongst them is Telegraph senior video producer Jack Leather who has three children under five. Away from their school and childminder, the two eldest have had their … Read more What will be the long-term impact of Covid-19 on children?

How to build this Workout Bench (Flat Weight Bench) Homemade GYM // EP02

As part of my homemade gym, I made a workout bench. Check out part 1: POWER RACK Home GYM https://youtu.be/jSPgAV-gbfg- Gym bench plans: https://gum.co/TPjYa All my woodworking plans https://gumroad.com/diycreators *Note: I forgot to mention, the 1in foam I used is not that great! 2in thick foam minimum would be better. Other than that, the bench … Read more How to build this Workout Bench (Flat Weight Bench) Homemade GYM // EP02

Shopping mall finds leather goods covered in mold after lockdown

Malaysia’s Metrojaya Center closed on March 18 under restrictions to stop the spread of COVID-19. Leather goods at the mall were left covered in mold after a two-month lockdown. The region’s humid weather without air-conditioning led to the damage. As the shop prepared to reopen this week, staff returned to the building and were horrified … Read more Shopping mall finds leather goods covered in mold after lockdown

Coronavirus contact tracing explained – as NHS launches app on Isle of Wight

If the trial of the NHS track and trace app proves successful it will be rolled out later this month – and along with it, a crucial 18,000-strong team of contact tracers, still to be fully recruited. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe)  In the meantime, one group of retired GPs has organised volunteers to run a pilot programme … Read more Coronavirus contact tracing explained – as NHS launches app on Isle of Wight

Canada’s Deadliest Mass Shooting in Nova Scotia

A gunman disguised as a police officer shot people in their homes in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia that killed 16 people, the deadliest such attack in the country’s history. Officials said the suspected shooter was also dead. A police officer was among those killed. Several bodies were found inside and outside one home … Read more Canada’s Deadliest Mass Shooting in Nova Scotia