Wednesday, February 24, 2021

World News

COVID-19 cases have reached a staggering 4.1 million in the US

Fifteen states have broken weekly records for daily infections and the death toll has climbed past 146,000.

Hurricane Hanna makes landfall in Texas

Strong rain, heavy winds and flash floods are expected over a 100-mile stretch of Texas' Gulf Coast.

Travel chaos as UK warns against visiting Spain and imposes new...

Thousands of British tourists have had their holidays to Spain thrown into chaos, after the British government advised against all non-essential travel...

Saving India’s traditional rice varieties – BBC News

Modern 'hybrid' rice has become popular among Indian farmers due to its high yields. But the resulting seed is designed to be...

How to Build a City for Women – BBC News

In the 1990s, Vienna did an urban revamp involving female architects. Now Barcelona is trying different ways to replicate this, via their...