A new study from Rwanda is the latest evidence for just giving people money

A new study from Rwanda is the latest evidence for just giving people money

In the last decade, organizations working to improve the lives of people in poor countries have increasingly embraced randomized trials to determine whether the interventions work. When it comes to helping the world’s poor, plenty of interventions — such as work training programs and distributions…

Lovecraft Country’s latest trailer is unexpectedly timely — and even more terrifying

Lovecraft Country’s latest trailer is unexpectedly timely — and even more terrifying

When the first trailer for Lovecraft Country, The upcoming HBO series by Jordan Peele and Misha Green, which was released in May, was crawling with supernatural fright. It also hinted strongly at the themes of black identity and racism that gained cult status and critical…

A Highly Anticipated Ethereum Competitor Is About to Begin Trading – Here’s the Latest on Polkadot

A Highly Anticipated Ethereum Competitor Is About to Begin Trading – Here’s the Latest on Polkadot

Cryptocurrency exchange firms Kraken and Binance will launch trading of the Ethereum challenger Polkadot (DOT) on August 18th. Kraken users can exchange Polkadot for the US dollar, euro, Bitcoin (BTC), and Ethereum (ETH), while Binance users can trade DOT for BTC, Binance Coin (BNB), Binance…

Rudy Giuliani is the latest Trump associate to get the coronavirus

Rudy Giuliani is the latest Trump associate to get the coronavirus

President Donald Trump announced on Twitter Sunday afternoon that his personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani had tested positive for the coronavirus. Giuliani “tested positive for the Chinese virus”, Trump tweeted, using the racist term he usually uses to refer to the coronavirus. “Get Rudy well soon,…