750 million GM (un-natural) mosquitoes will be unleashed in Florida

A whopping 750 million genetically modified mosquitoes will be set free along the Florida Keys starting in 2021. The insects are designed to hinder the reproduction of female mosquitoes that bite and spread disease. The company behind the bugs, Oxitec, also has plans to release modified mosquitoes in Texas beginning next year.  It might sound …

How a lockdown experiment went horribly wrong – a build-up of carbon dioxide

On top of that, oxygen levels decreased faster than anticipated, with a corresponding build-up of carbon dioxide. Earth’s atmosphere is about 21% oxygen, but inside the biosphere it fell to 14.2 %. “It felt like mountain-climbing,” Nelson recalls. “Some of the crew started getting sleep apnoea. I noticed I couldn’t finish a long sentence without …

Capsized Cargo Ship in Georgia with 4,200 Cars Aboard Will Be Cut Into Pieces with a Giant Chain – The Drive

  In case you haven't kept up with the litany of recent automotive cargo ship disasters, the MV Golden Ray is a 656-foot-long car carrier built in 2017 at Hyundai Mipo Dockyard in Ulsan, South Korea. Shortly after midnight on September 8th, 2019, it started to list as it departed Georgia's Port of Brunswick with …

Nuclear weapons test? – Daily Star

Cutting edge radiation sensors in Stockholm have detected higher-than-usual levels of isotopes produced by nuclear fission –potentially coming from a nuclear weapons testSource: 'Mystery' rise in nuclear particles from 'weapons test' detected by fission sensors - Daily Star

750 million ‘genetically modified’ mosquitoes to be released in Florida and Texas

The mosquitoes released will all be male, which do not bite people and as such pose no risk to humans.Source: Genetically modified mosquitoes to be released in Florida and Texas - The Jerusalem Post A plan to release 750 million genetically modified mosquitoes in Florida and Texas has been approved, The Guardian reported. According to …