Today: Thursday, February 22, 2018

Feb 22, 2018

LATEST World News, Feb 22, 2018

Merkel Calls on Iran, Russia to Curb Syria's Assault - WSJ

https://www.wsj.com/.../merkel-calls-on-iran-russia-to-curb-syrias-assault-1519312319
5 hours ago - German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged Russia and Iran to rein in Syrian forces' offensive against a rebel-held suburb of Damascus, calling the attacks ... According to the so-called White Helmets, at least 250 people have been killed in recent days in Eastern Ghouta, a suburb of the capital that is home to ...

EXOPLANETS and the Habitable Zone, Feb 22, 2018


Exoplanets and the quest for life beyond Earth | David Ehrenreich ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-3669HhCHK4
3 hours ago - Uploaded by TEDx Talks
David Ehrenreich is an Associate Professor at the Université de Genève. He is studying the atmospheres of ...

TRUMP Promotes Arming Teachers, Feb 22, 2018

Parents and Students Plead With Trump: 'How Many Children Have to ...

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/21/us/politics/trump-guns-school-shooting.html
22 hours ago - An afternoon listening session in the State Dining Room included those affected by school shootings in Parkland, Fla.; Littleton, Colo.; and Newtown, ... and Students Plead With Trump: 'How Many Children Have to Get Shot?' Video. Andrew Pollack, who lost his daughter in the Florida shooting, was a guest ...

CHINA Glass Bridge News, Feb 22, 2018


New glass bridge for China's ' cracking ' open in Henan province ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZnAPnare590
12 hours ago - Uploaded by Today News
Published on Feb 22, 2018. New glass bridge for Chinas cracking open in Henan province- News Today ...

GHOUTA, Syria, Residents Urged to Leave, Feb 22, 2018

 

The Latest: Syrian leaflets urge Ghouta residents to leave - ABC News

abcnews.go.com/.../latest-bombardment-kills-13-syrian-capital-suburb-53269522
22 mins ago - In this photo released on Thursday Feb. 22, 2018 which provided by the Syrian anti-government activist group Ghouta Media Center, which has been .... Siraj Mahmoud of the Syrian Civil Defense says four rescue workers of the organization, also known as White Helmets, have been killed since the ...

UNICEF News, Feb 22, 2018

UNICEF Official Resigns After Allegations Made | World News | US News

https://www.usnews.com/news/world/.../unicef-official-resigns-after-allegations-made
25 mins ago - LONDON (AP) — A senior official at UNICEF has resigned after allegations of inappropriate behavior during an earlier stint at Save The Children.

How to Choose the Best Guitar, 15 Factors to Consider According to Science, Feb 22, 2018


Navigating the surfeit of guitars available at your local music shop or online retailer can be a daunting experience. The sheer number of models, shapes and sizes is confusing. However, there might be a way to simplify the experience with the use of science.
The guitar as a crafted instrument relies heavily on science for its construction as well as the sound it produces. The measurements and fine-tuning that go into making a guitar are extremely precise.
An understanding of the science behind the guitar is, therefore, an invaluable tool to measure quality, and therefore, determine what is the best guitar.