New York’s Dancehall Parties are ‘A Different Kind of Turn Up’

[ad_1] This story is part of an occasional series exploring New York’s nightlife. CJ Milan was racing around a yacht just after midnight on Sunday and scattering hundreds of sparkling shine sticks. “We play soca music when the boat starts to move,” he said with a mischievous smile, pausing for a moment to watch the …

An Anaconda’s Appointment to Play with Dolphins Takes a Strange Turn

[ad_1] But Sonja Wild, a behavioral ecologist at the Max Planck Institute for Animal Behavior in Germany who was not part of the research, was skeptical that the interaction was intentionally instructive. She says it is reasonable for young people to observe because they are curious. And because anacondas are powerful, Dr. Wild wonders if …

Zara Rutherford Becomes Youngest Woman to Turn the Solo World

[ad_1] He could start college. Instead, he spent five months flying more than 32,000 miles across five continents. “My name is Zara Rutherford, a teenager,” told the internet After leaving Belgium in August. “I’m trying to fly the world alone,” she said, aiming to be the youngest woman to do so. Ms. Rutherford, 19, survived …

Building Apps Helps Turn the Office into a Touchless Experience

[ad_1] Myrna Coronado-Brookover, senior vice president of asset services at Transwestern, a commercial real estate company that helped oversee the app’s rollout, said the app is “an important piece of technology that helps people feel safe going back to the office.” in the building. Building applications also offer the ability to monitor the use of …

Central Banks Turn Down Pandemic Period Support

[ad_1] Complex supply chains, rising raw material costs, and rising consumer demand have combined to rapidly raise prices in many wealthy countries, prompting central banks around the world to begin rolling back some of the extraordinary economic support measures they have put in place during the pandemic. In the United States, the Federal Reserve is …

Why Do Some Strawberries Turn a Ghostly Shade of White?

[ad_1] Strawberries are not always red. Native to the Himalayas, Fragaria nubicola can produce a vibrant red or ghostly white fruit; another species, F. vesca, can produce a white fruit with bright red seeds alongside the traditional red variety. What gives some strawberries such a ghostly pallor? An answer has been uncovered by scientists wondering …

YouTube, Snap and TikTok admins take turn to reply

[ad_1] Lawmakers will question YouTube, Snap and TikTok executives on Tuesday morning over growing concerns that their platforms could harm children and teens. A subcommittee of the Senate Commerce Committee said the hearing will examine “how tech companies treat young audiences, including how algorithms and product design choices can increase harm, addiction, and privacy intrusions.” …

Metropolitan Opera Returns with ‘Turn the Fire In My Bones’

[ad_1] After eight minutes of applause, the curtain fell for the last time and many members of the cast of “Fire Shut Up in My Bones,” the first opera by a Black composer in its 138th year. Metropolitan Operabegan to cry. “This is crazy,” said composer Terence Blanchard as he hugged the singers, dancers and …

‘Turn the Fire In My Bones’ Review: A Black Composer at the Met,

[ad_1] Jazz trumpeter Blanchard, best known for her compositions for Spike Lee films, and writer, director and actress Kasi Lemmons, the first Black librarian of a piece performed by the Met with “Fire”, was greeted with enthusiastic applause at the end. Date. At a Met opening, it was refreshing to see them applauded by an …

Oil and gasoline futures turn after Ida cut production.

[ad_1] Hurricane Ida residents Friday in Gulf Hills, Miss.Credit…via Hannah Ruhoff/The Sun Herald, Associated Press Energy markets turned on Monday as investors responded to the immediate disruption from Hurricane Ida, while simultaneously trying to gauge the economic cost of increased US hospitalizations caused by the coronavirus. Gasoline futures rose 2 percent after climbing more than …