The Point: Protests erupt across the U.S., what are the deep roots?

Protests are spreading across the U.S., triggered by the death of an African-American man at the hands of a white police officer. What are the underlying factors fueling the unrest? How can the layers of conflict be broken down? Guests: Zhao Hai, research fellow at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences; Einar Tangen, current affairs … Read more The Point: Protests erupt across the U.S., what are the deep roots?

BofAML’s Harris Says Unemployment Rate Will Hit 19%

Jun.01 — Ethan Harris, head of global economics research at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, talks about how the Federal Reserve is responding to the economic crisis and he thinks unemployment in the U.S. will hit 19%. He speaks on “Bloomberg Surveillance.”

Three panda cubs born during epidemic celebrate first Children’s Day

Three panda cubs born during the coronavirus epidemic in China spent their first Children’s Day at Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in southwest China on Sunday. The three cubs, two born on March 17 and one born on March 21, are all healthy and growing well. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download … Read more Three panda cubs born during epidemic celebrate first Children’s Day

MIT’s Virtual Commencement 2020

For the first time, MIT hosted a virtual commencement for the 2020 graduates. Watch the event! (See below for specific segments). Admiral William H. McGraven (scroll —– 00:07:23) MIT Comusica (scroll —– 00:19:53) Peter X. Su PhD ’20 (scroll —– 00:25:30) Nwanacho Nwana ’20 (scroll —– 00:28:11) NASA Astronaut Chris Cassidy SM ’00 (scroll —– … Read more MIT’s Virtual Commencement 2020

Museums & galleries are looking for new ways to connect with the public when they re-open | ABC News

Museums and art galleries are beginning to re-open around the country after being closed for more than two months. The pandemic has revolutionised the way such institutions connect with the public, with a shift to digital exhibitions and programs. And with interstate-travel still restricted that’s likely to continue. The top museums and galleries are among … Read more Museums & galleries are looking for new ways to connect with the public when they re-open | ABC News

Plastic pollution blighting the world’s longest river

Sky News research into plastic pollution in the River Nile has found that three-quarters of the fish there contain microplastics. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/skynews For more content go to http://news.sky.com and download our apps: Apple: … Read more Plastic pollution blighting the world’s longest river

Why is coronavirus killing BAME Britons? | The Stream

Ethnic minorities make up less than 20 percent of the British population but the outsized impact of coronavirus on their communities is startling. According to the UK’s Office for National Statistics black people are four times more likely to die from COVID-19 than white people. Ethnic Bangladeshi and Pakistani men are 1.8 times more likely … Read more Why is coronavirus killing BAME Britons? | The Stream

Scientists track eagle movements around Tasmania | ABC News

A Tasmanian research team is going to great heights to save the endangered Tasmanian wedge-tailed eagle. Using GPS trackers, scientists have been tracking the movements of 25 young eagles in order to predict their migratory and hunting patterns. It’s hoped this knowledge will help preserve the endangered animal, which loses dozens of it’s kind a … Read more Scientists track eagle movements around Tasmania | ABC News

Zhong Nanshan: The progress of China’s vaccine research is ahead of the world

Zhong Nanshan, China’s top respiratory expert, said China has five vaccines in phase II clinical trials and the progress of China’s vaccine research is much ahead of the rest of the world. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow … Read more Zhong Nanshan: The progress of China’s vaccine research is ahead of the world

COVID-19 Frontline Ep. 59: The mechanism and efficacy of TCM

Liang Liu, president of Macau University of Science and Technology and director of the State Key Laboratory of Quality Research in Chinese Medicine (MUST) of China, presented the mechanism and efficacy of TCM in detail and explained how TCM works in treating COVID-19 patients. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple … Read more COVID-19 Frontline Ep. 59: The mechanism and efficacy of TCM

Prada VR Fondazione Prada Milano

The content is accessible using the most popular VR headsets. and cardboard via mobile only. For the last two decades, Fondazione Prada’s activities have analyzed intentions and relevance through an evolution of projects. These have included ‘Utopian’ monographic artist commissions, contemporary philosophy conferences, research exhibitions and initiatives related to the field of cinema. With the … Read more Prada VR Fondazione Prada Milano

Prada VR Epicenter New York

The content is accessible using the most popular VR headsets. and cardboard via mobile only. After three years of research and development in all areas, Prada opened the first Epicenter in the Guggenheim Museum Soho on Broadway in New York City in December 2001. The spectacular design by Rem Koolhaas / OMA features a zebra … Read more Prada VR Epicenter New York

Stanford Virtual Classroom: Digital Archeology

Christina Hodge is the Academic Curator and Collections Manager of the Stanford University Archaeology Collections (SUAC). She teaches “Museum Cultures: Material Representation in the Past and Present.” To move this course online, Dr. Hodge has partnered with the Stanford Libraries and CESTA, a digital research group, to create a virtual museum exhibition of Maya and … Read more Stanford Virtual Classroom: Digital Archeology

Coronavirus – The Latest: Friday 29 May

Subscribe to our daily Coronavirus podcast with analysis of the impact on health, business and travel in the UK and beyond: https://www.playpodca.st/coronavirus In this episode: The Chancellor reveals the future of the furlough scheme, new research suggests most people infected with coronavirus never show symptoms and why the pandemic has given tech companies the power … Read more Coronavirus – The Latest: Friday 29 May