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“One Country, Two Systems” triumphs over adversity

“One Country, Two Systems” triumphs over adversity

Festive billboards in Hong Kong, south China, June 22, 2022. /Xinhua Festive billboards in Hong Kong, south China, June 22, 2022. /Xinhua Editor’s note: Grenville Cross is Senior Counsel and Professor of Law and was previously the Chief Prosecutor of Hong Kong SAR, China. The article reflects the opinion of the author and not necessarily …

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To keep food on the table in a warming world, researchers are boosting plant immunity to the heat.  – ScienceDaily

To keep food on the table in a warming world, researchers are boosting plant immunity to the heat. – ScienceDaily

When heat waves hit, they not only take a toll on people, but also on the plants we depend on for sustenance. Because when temperatures get too high, certain plant defenses don’t work as well, making them more vulnerable to attacks from pathogens and insect pests. Now scientists say they’ve identified a specific protein in …

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Zebras, giraffes… and a bike race through the Masai Mara |  Global development

Zebras, giraffes… and a bike race through the Masai Mara | Global development

IEast Africans have long been the dominant force in the world of long-distance running, and they may soon set the pace in the elite white sport as well: cycling. This month, the Migration Gravel Race (MGR) brought together 100 of the world’s best cyclists for a four-day showdown on the rocky, red gravel roads of …

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The decline in deals reveals a rise in business anxiety

The decline in deals reveals a rise in business anxiety

By Julia Horowitz, CNN Business Dealmaking booms when markets are stable and companies are comfortable with the economy and access to finance. When conditions deteriorate, confidence dwindles and the number of companies going public or pursuing acquisitions falls. This is happening now. Details, details: The number of global initial public offerings, or IPOs, is down …

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Bad news for Paxlovid?  Coronavirus may find multiple ways to evade COVID-19 drug |  Science

Bad news for Paxlovid? Coronavirus may find multiple ways to evade COVID-19 drug | Science

Prescriptions for Pfizer’s blockbuster drug Paxlovid have skyrocketed in recent weeks. This is good news for many COVID-19 patients, as the pill has been shown to reduce serious illness from SARS-CoV-2 infections. However, a plethora of new laboratory studies show that the coronavirus can mutate in ways that make it less susceptible to the drug, …

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The compromise that could hold Trump accountable and save the republic

The compromise that could hold Trump accountable and save the republic

During the January 6 Committee Hearings of the House of Representatives on June 21, as a teenager, I had a flashback to the 1973 Senate Watergate hearings after hearing the word “cancer” in a political context. Almost five decades later, it is likely that millions of Americans have had similar flashbacks since that word was …

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Simply Better Brands Corporation Expands Portfolio with Expanded Indulgent Nutrition Innovation

Simply Better Brands Corporation Expands Portfolio with Expanded Indulgent Nutrition Innovation

Simply Better Brands Corp. Female-founded, female-owned nutrition brand expands dessert-inspired, plant-based protein bar flavors to additional North American locations mint chip It’s mint to be chip PBJ Get in my belly, PB & Jelly VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Simply Better Brands Corp. (the “company” or “Simply better brands”) (TSX Venture: …

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