Natural disasters are increasing. The world’s poorest are left to fend for themselves.

Natural disasters are increasing. The world’s poorest are left to fend for themselves.

More than 100 disasters – many of which were climate and weather related – have affected more than 50 million people globally since March, when the World Health Organization declared the coronavirus outbreak a pandemic. And while the money to protect against such disasters in…

MicroStrategy CEO Compares US Dollar to Melting Ice After Increasing Bitcoin Portfolio to $425,000,000 in BTC

MicroStrategy CEO Compares US Dollar to Melting Ice After Increasing Bitcoin Portfolio to $425,000,000 in BTC

MicroStrategy, the largest publicly traded business intelligence company, just purchased an additional $175 million worth of Bitcoin, bringing their overall BTC purchase total to a whopping $425 million. Michael Saylor, MicroStrategy’s chief executive, says the company has now purchased 38,250 Bitcoin in total. On September…

WHO says cases of coronavirus increasing in 32 parts of Europe

WHO says cases of coronavirus increasing in 32 parts of Europe

Covid-19 is a “tornado with a long tail” and increased case counts among young people could ultimately see the virus passed on to more vulnerable older people and cause an uptick in deaths, the World Health Organisation’s chief for Europe has warned. Dr Hans Kluge…

Inactivity increasing with more Britons leading sedentary lifestyles

Inactivity increasing with more Britons leading sedentary lifestyles

British men have become even more inactive than expected over the last two decades – with increased use of labour-saving and tech devices blamed for the sedentary lifestyle. Research has highlighted that sedentary behaviours for both men and women have increased since 2002, but for…