Glyphosate has no place in the future of EU agriculture

Glyphosate has no place in the future of EU agriculture

Glyphosate remains a subject of much controversy, and the delicate debates surrounding the process of renewing its license in Europe are turbulent. As the European Commission has just reiterated its commitment to halving the use and risk of pesticides in the European Union (EU) by 2030, we take a closer look at the latest policy … Read more

Tech stocks are having their worst year ever. Here’s what the story says happens next

Tech stocks are having their worst year ever.  Here’s what the story says happens next

This article first appeared in the Morning Brief. Receive the Morning Summary straight to your inbox Monday through Friday at 6:30 am ET. Subscribe Thursday, June 30, 2022 Today’s newsletter is from Jared Blikre, a market-focused reporter at Yahoo Finance. Follow him on Twitter @SPYJared. The Nasdaq (^IXIC) and Russell 2000 (^RUT) are having their … Read more

‘Friends’ co-creator Marta Kauffman apologizes for lack of black leads in hit comedy

‘Friends’ co-creator Marta Kauffman apologizes for lack of black leads in hit comedy

‘Friends’ co-creator Marta Kauffman has once again apologized for the lack of black leads in the legendary New York comedy. In response to the program’s lack of diversity, Kauffman pledged $4 million to his alma mater, Brandeis University in the Boston area, to create a chair in the university’s department of African and African-American studies. … Read more

Margaret Keane, ‘Big Eyes’ artist, dies at 94

Margaret Keane, ‘Big Eyes’ artist, dies at 94

Written by Oscar Holland, CNN Artist Margaret Keane, known for her distinctive paintings of wide-eyed figures, has died aged 94. Keane, whose husband became famous for his work before he lost a high-profile legal battle – a story immortalized in director Tim Burton’s film about his life, “Big Eyes” – passed away Sunday at his … Read more

The riskiest asteroid known to mankind in the past year will not hit Earth for at least 100 years

The riskiest asteroid known to mankind in the past year will not hit Earth for at least 100 years

Asteroid ‘2021 QM1’ has been officially removed from ESA’s asteroid risk list. Another 1,377 asteroids remain. (Artist’s impression of an asteroid approaching Earth.) Impact in 2052 ruled out as the European Space Agency (ESA) counts down to Asteroid Day Just in time for World Asteroid Day: A menacing space rock has remained at the top … Read more