Russia says it will quit International Space Station in 2024

Roscosmos chief Yury Borisov told Russian President Vladimir Putin that “the decision to leave this station after 2024 has been made.” “You know that we are working within the framework of international cooperation at the International Space Station. Undoubtedly, we will fulfill all our obligations to our partners, but the decision to leave the station … Read more

Viral TikTok on ‘Stranger Things’ star centers toxic beauty standard

A nurse practitioner went viral for detailing plastic surgery suggestions for actress Natalia Dyer. Dyer is best known for her role as Nancy Wheeler in Netflix’s “Stranger Things.” Fans immediately called out the now-deleted video and its harmful message. Experts caution this unsolicited “advice” exemplifies growing toxicity of today’s beauty standards. Natalia Dyer is beautiful. … Read more

will it help contain the outbreak?

The World Health Organization’s director-general, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, rang the agency’s highest alarm on 23 July to signal the seriousness of the global monkeypox outbreaks.Credit: Lindsay Mackenzie/WHO Over the weekend, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared that the monkeypox outbreak spreading globally is a ‘public health emergency of international concern’ (PHEIC). Researchers hope that the … Read more

At 75, the CIA is back where it started

CIA Director William Burns testifies before the House Intelligence Committee in March. Burns has focused the agency more on US rivalries with Russia and China. He’s been involved in the public release of US intelligence on Russia’s military plans in Ukraine, and he’s established the China Mission Center at CIA headquarters. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption … Read more

Emails Reveal Details of Trump Fake Electors Plan

Previously undisclosed emails provide an inside look at the increasingly desperate and often slapdash efforts by advisers to President Donald J. Trump to reverse his election defeat in the weeks before the Jan. 6 attack, including acknowledgments that a key element of their plan was of dubious legality and lived up to its billing as … Read more

Fans of the Choco Taco are lamenting the news that it is being discontinued : NPR

Choco Tacos, the beloved ice cream taco, are being discontinued. The frozen treats are considered a summer staple and are often sold at ice cream trucks. Sarah Silbiger/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Sarah Silbiger/Getty Images Choco Tacos, the beloved ice cream taco, are being discontinued. The frozen treats are considered a summer staple and … Read more