Screen Rant - 9 hours 34 min ago
Pixar insiders say their next film, Turning Red, may be the first Pixar film with a standard theatrical release since the Covid-19 pandemic began.
Geek Wire - 10 hours 42 min ago
Recompose is rebounding after some trying times during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Seattle-based startup which turns human remains into soil is looking to raise $15 million in a new funding round as more states pass legislation allowing its process, opening the way for future facilities and growth. Founded by Katrina Spade in 2017 as an alternative to conventional burial and cremation methods, Recompose had big plans last year to build out its first location in Seattle’s SoDo neighborhood....
UPI - 11 hours 9 min ago
An Idaho couple who didn't receive a ceremonial check for their $50,000 lottery jackpot in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic got a second chance when they scored a $200,000 prize.
Forbes - 11 hours 15 min ago
The COVID-19 pandemic is reshaping consumer behavior and how the retail industry, which is notoriously slow to adopt new ideas, does business.
Slash Film - 12 hours 13 min ago
The North Bend Film Festival has announced the lineup for its upcoming 2021 hybrid edition, and it includes a 20th-anniversary celebration of Donnie Darko with director Richard Kelly on hand to talk about the film. All in-person screenings will be held in strict accordance with state and federal guidelines regarding safety through the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, and […] The post North Bend Film Festival 2021 Announces Hybrid Lineup, Including 20th Anniversary Celebration of ‘Donnie Darko’...
The Daily Beast - 12 hours 36 min ago
HECTOR RETAMAL/AFP via Getty Images Chinese-language anti-communist media and Twitter are abuzz this week with rumors that a vice minister of State Security, Dong Jingwei defected in mid-February, flying from Hong Kong to the United States with his daughter, Dong Yang. Dong Jingwei supposedly gave the U.S. information about the Wuhan Institute of Virology that changed the stance of the Biden Administration concerning the origins of the COVID-19 pandemic. Dong is, or was, a longtime official in China's...
Forbes - 12 hours 46 min ago
Every Disney park worldwide has closed at some point during the Covid-19 pandemic, with Disneyland Paris the last to reopen on Thursday.
New Scientist - 14 hours 27 min ago
The latest coronavirus news updated every day including coronavirus cases, the latest news, features and interviews from New Scientist and essential information about the covid-19 pandemic...
Variety - 14 hours 40 min ago
The effects of the COVID-19 pandemic have been felt far and wide, with the latest being on the nominations-round ballots for the 73rd annual Primetime Emmy Awards. The total number of submissions are down significantly across most categories. The drama series race sees 133 contenders, while the comedy series race sees 68 titles on the […]...
Variety - 14 hours 50 min ago
Production supervisor Jennifer De la Rosa spent Season 17 of "Grey's Anatomy" helping keep cast and crew safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. With "Grey's" one of the earliest shows back in production, De la Rosa calls the team's efforts a bit like building a plane while flying as they brainstormed and implemented safety protocols. The […]...
Comicbook - 15 hours 54 min ago
We're just weeks away from the release of Marvel's Black Widow, and we've all been waiting even longer than expected thanks to its many delays, but the first reactions to the new film have arrived and have us thinking it will be worth the wait. Following the delays due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Black Widow ...
Chicago Tribune - 16 hours 7 min ago
Interest in alternative forms of transportation has grown throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, and companies like Radio Flyer and Unagi are putting more options on the table for Chicagoans partial to electric bikes and scooters.
Forbes - 18 hours 11 min ago
Given how the fear factor has ratcheted up over the course of the Covid-19 pandemic, discerning between those legitimate fears which are serving us from those which aren't by stressing us out, keeping us stuck and making us less secure - is more important than ever.
Fox News - 18 hours 18 min ago
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) on Sunday screened more than 2 million travelers at airports the highest number since the COVID-19 pandemic began in March 2020.
Forbes - 19 hours 1 min ago
The "original crypto" has been a hot topic for a while now in the financial world but the economic uncertainty that has come along with the Covid-19 pandemic has shifted Bitcoin buzz into high gear.
Chicago Tribune - 19 hours 3 min ago
Interest in alternative forms of transportation has grown throughout the COVID-19 pandemic with new companies putting more options on the table for Chicagoans partial to electric bikes and scooters.
Forbes - 19 hours 11 min ago
The Covid-19 pandemic has changed how consumers approach their retail experience, and these raised expectations show no sign of lowering as vaccine rollout continues.
CNN - 19 hours 47 min ago
More than 600,000 people have died from Covid-19 in the US since the coronavirus pandemic began. Follow here for the latest.
NBC News - 19 hours 56 min ago
The Covid-19 pandemic has restructured the traditional working day for many employees, but a new study suggests that a 5-hour workday could boost workers' well-being and productivity. Wired U.K. contributor, Margaret Taylor, joins News NOW to break down the research on shorter workdays and how the pandemic could change work scheduling.
NBC News - 20 hours 35 sec ago
Minerals minister Lefoko Moagi said the discovery of the yet-to-be named stone could not have come at a better time after the Covid-19 pandemic hit diamond sales in 2020.
Forbes - 21 hours 1 min ago
Due, in part, to the Covid-19 pandemic, more students are applying to medical school than ever before. Here's how students can increase their chances of getting in to ultra-competitive programs.