Audio from a call revealed Billy McFarland, founder of the catastrophic festival, telling employees theyre not fired but there will be no payroll in the short term Billy McFarland, the founder of the company behind the audio of a conference call obtained by Vice News. Were not firing anybody, the 25-year-old entrepreneur said. Were just … Continue reading Fyre Festival founder to staff: we can’t pay you, but you can ‘stay and help out’
Pining forFish: Not far from Sebastian Inlet, anglers get reef shots at bottom fish and big pelagics. By Matt Badolato.
Ah, the sound of an engine throttling down offshore. “We’re here already?” I asked marine mechanic Jason Whitehead after a 20-minute hop from Sebastian Inlet. “This is it,” he said with a grin, pointing to the depthfinder screen, the jagged bottom in 58 feet speckled with red flecks and the boomerang shapes of fish below. … Continue reading Pining forFish: Not far from Sebastian Inlet, anglers get reef shots at bottom fish and big pelagics. By Matt Badolato. →
Why do we hunt? To fill the family larder? Sure, that’s a satisfying fringe benefit of a successful trip afield, but if stocking the freezer cheaply were our only goal, we’d do better to hunt the weekly sale coupons rather than the woods and fields. No, we hunt for the sheer joy of it–and knowing … Continue reading Small game in style: Caywood's Southern Mountain rifle is an exercise in perfection. →
MINNEAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Consumers dreaming of a better night’s sleep, and who are considering memory foam, have a choice – ordinary foam beds or a memory foam bed that adjusts to meet their individual needs. SLEEP NUMBER® today announces the latest addition to its innovative product portfolio: the Sleep Number® m9 memory foam bed combines exclusive DualAir™ … Continue reading Memory Foam Finds Its Better Half | Business Wire →
The Belt and Road initiative could see hundreds of billions spent from Mongolia to Malaysia, Thailand to Turkmenistan and Indonesia to Iran When the Chinese president, Xi Jinping, unveiled what some call the most ambitious development plan in history, Zhou Jun decided almost immediately he should head for the hills. The 45-year-old entrepreneur packed his … Continue reading World’s biggest building project aims to make China great again →
Blowpipe dart poison in Borneo and the secret of its production: the latex of Antiaris toxicaria; the poison-making procedure; the heat-sensitive main toxic chemical compound, and the lethal effect of the poison.
Blowpipe dart poison in Borneo is generally produced from the latex of the Antiaris toxicaria tree (Moraceae). This latex contains a variety of toxic chemical compounds. The principal toxic agent is a steroid glycoside known as [beta]-Antiarin. A lethal dose (L50) is only about 0.1 mg. per kg. weight of a warm-blooded animal. To dehydrate … Continue reading Blowpipe dart poison in Borneo and the secret of its production: the latex of Antiaris toxicaria; the poison-making procedure; the heat-sensitive main toxic chemical compound, and the lethal effect of the poison. →
DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/z5d9sp/memory_foam) has announced the addition of the “Memory Foam Mattress Market in the US 2014-2018” report to their offering. Memory foams, also known as viscoelastic foams, were invented by NASA in 1966. In general, these foams are made of petroleum-based polyurethane along with some other chemicals. Memory foams are now being … Continue reading Research and Markets: Memory Foam Mattress Market in the US 2014-2018 | Business Wire →
Sleeping through the night peacefully and comfortably demands a high quality pillow. Our heads and necks benefit from the support of a pillow. Without one, the muscles in the head and neck region can become sore and tired overnight. The degree of hardness or softness is also important. Hard pillows press on the scalp uncomfortably … Continue reading Choosing Goose Down Vs. Down Alternatives For Your Pillows →
World Health Alternatives, Inc. Adds Depth to Management Team; World Health Also Unveils New, Interactive Website | Business Wire
PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sept. 22, 2004–World Health Alternatives, Inc. (OTC BB: WHAI), a premier medical staffing company that provides medical, professional and administrative staffing services to the healthcare industry through its World Health and MedTech Medical Staffing Divisions, today announced additions to its management team. John C. Sercu was previously appointed to the newly created position of … Continue reading World Health Alternatives, Inc. Adds Depth to Management Team; World Health Also Unveils New, Interactive Website | Business Wire →
Everyone knows that alcohol is detrimental to health. Even health care experts encourage people to quit drinking by talking about positive health benefits of abstaining from alcohol. For a person with chronic alcohol problem, taking break from regular drinking sessions can be tough due to his or her emotional attachment to the substance. Many people … Continue reading Why Breaking Free From Alcohol is Important →