Massachusetts Students to Speak with Astronauts on Space Station

Students at Framingham State University (FSU) in Massachusetts will speak with astronauts living, working, and doing research aboard the International Space Station at 12:15 p.m. EST Friday, Jan. 19. The 20-minute, Earth-to-space call will air live on NASA Television and the agency’s website. from NASA http://ift.tt/2EPbRtM via IFTTT

Pensioni, Lega: stop Fornero e sì Quota41 tra le novità nel nostro programma

Dopo l'abolizione dell'attuale normativa previdenziale in pensione con quarantuno anno di anzianità contributiva, prevede la proposta leghista. "Io – ha ribadito Salvini – voglio riempire le culle e lasciare a casa a riposare – ha sottolineato rilanciando la #Quota 41 – chi ha lavorato per quarantuno anni". by Livio Acerbo #greengroundit

SFGATE: Minus-88.6 degree weather in Russia has eyelashes freezing

Minus-88.6 degree weather in Russia has eyelashes freezing Published on January 16, 2018 at 08:44PM by MOSCOW (AP) — Even thermometers can’t keep up with the plunging temperatures in Russia’s remote Yakutia region, which hit minus 67 degrees Celsius (minus 88.6 degrees Fahrenheit) in some areas Tuesday. In Yakutia — a region of 1 million …

‘Everything Sucks!’ 90s kid nostalgia-fest arrives on Netflix February 16

[embedded content] I know this trailer is meant to evoke a connection with all the dumb shit I remember from elementary and high school, and it does. But it’s also just depressing. The show could be good though (we’ll find out when all episodes arrive streaming on February 16), and maybe you’re happier to indulge …

The Human Cost of the Apple Supply Chain Machine

The Human Cost of the Apple Supply Chain Machine Published on January 16, 2018 at 08:26PM Apple is still struggling to improve working conditions at its supply chain factories. China Labor Watch and Bloomberg reported on Tuesday that Catcher, a key supplier for iPhone and MacBook casings, makes workers endure harsh safety conditions and unfair …

Meet Antifa’s Secret Weapon Against Far-Right Extremists

The email arrived just as Megan Squire was starting to cook Thanksgiving dinner. She was flitting between the kitchen, where some chicken soup was simmering, and her living room office, when she saw the subject line flash on her laptop screen: “LOSer Leak.” Squire recognized the acronym of the League of the South, a neo-­Confederate …