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Exploração das profundezas do mar preocupa como ‘última fronteira’ para mineração

Já há no mundo 30 licenças para pesquisa exploratória de vastas extensões do fundo do mar — onde impacto em habitats frágeis e desconhecidos pode ser irreversível, dizem cientistas.

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Um veículo submarino operado remotamente (ROV), que pode ser usado em pesquisas exploratórias no fundo do mar
Cada vez mais escassos em terra firme, recursos naturais usados na fabricação de produtos tecnológicos com alta demanda estão fazendo a indústria se preparar para uma verdadeira “corrida” do ouro só que no fundo do mar.
É lá que podem ser encontrados sedimentos com manganês, ferro, cálcio e outros metais, além de reservas dos chamados nódul…

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Kaley Cuoco Thriller Series ‘The Flight Attendant’ to Premiere This Fall on HBO Max

HBO Max will premiere Kaley Cuoco’s comedic thriller series “The Flight Attendant” this fall.
Executive producer and co-showrunner Steve Yockey announced the news at the top of the show’s virtual CTAM panel Wednesday, saying that production on the series — wh…

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HBO Max will premiere Kaley Cuoco’s comedic thriller series “The Flight Attendant” this fall.
Executive producer and co-showrunner Steve Yockey announced the news at the top of the show’s virtual CTAM panel Wednesday, saying that production on the series will resume in New York in August, safety guidelines permitting.
Per HBO Max, “The Flight Attendant” is “a story of how an entire life can change in one night. A flight attendant (Cuoco) wakes up in the wrong hotel, in the wrong bed, with a de…

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Six Nations tournaments to resume in October

Schedules for both the men’s and women’s tournaments locked in after Covid-19 halted action.

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Six Nations organisers have confirmed the dates for the rescheduled matches to complete the 2020 tournament, which was brought to a halt by the coronavirus pandemic.
Matches for both the men and women’s tournaments, which were suspended in March, will resume in October.
Ireland will take on Italy at the Aviva Stadium on October24, a week before the last round of the men’s tournament involving all six teams on October 31.
England tops the standings with 13 points from four matches, ahead of…

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News24.com | Japan, Fiji set for confirmed autumn ‘Eight Nations’

The Six Nations has announced plans for an eight-team tournament to replace the cancelled November Tests.

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The Six Nations announced on Wednesday plans for an eight-team tournament to replace the cancelled November Tests.
Sources have told AFP 2019 Rugby World Cup hosts Japan as well as Fiji are set to join the Six Nations in two pools of four sides before a final play-off round in December.
“We are currently finalising match schedules, operational details including venues as well as commercial arrangements. Further announcements relating to this competition are expected to be made later this month…

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