”You can explain your head off and people still think the way they do. It's so interesting to try to understand us as humans because we're pretty weird!” Medicine laureate Elizabeth Blackburn on science communication with the Nobel Prize’s Adam Smith:
Ten years after being exonerated, Amanda Knox remains in a kind of cultural purgatory. How much time should she spend trying to convince people of her innocence? To what extent is it OK for her to profit from the fame she never wanted?
"The rise of China could only be attributed to the good leadership and major and bold steps taken by the Communist Party of China in galvanizing the people," said a former Zambian diplomat who witnessed the restoration of China's lawful seat in the UN. #GLOBALink
'People that want you to panic are the people that aren't following the science.' @MaajidNawaz argues that government are right to continue with their 'plan A' Covid strategy amid a rise in cases and deaths.
@LPDonovan I think the issue is that, to do it, you need to make people believe that you’re ok with the whole bill failing if you don’t get your way. There are really only two senators who can do that.
"I want to hear your voice... No matter who you are, where you’re from, your skin colour, gender identity: speak yourself.” We ? 's inspiring message to young people around the world at the UN General Assembly. #GenUnlimited #UNGA #ENDviolence #Youth2030
I stand with the Palestinian people. My heart aches for the families who have lost loved ones. We can not stand as silent witnesses to children being orphaned and murdered and not demand for the human rights of all Palestinians! This must end. Free Palestine.
Some people ask: Why would you impeach and convict a president who has only a few days left in office? The answer: Precedent. It must be made clear that no president, now or in the future, can lead an insurrection against the U.S. government.
As millions of people across the country take to the streets and raise their voices in response to the killing of George Floyd and the ongoing problem of unequal justice, I’ve heard many ask how we can sustain momentum to bring about real change.
This morning I tested positive for Covid 19. I feel ok, I have no symptoms so far but have been isolated since I found out about my possible exposure to the virus. Stay home people and be pragmatic. I will keep you updated on how I’m doing ???? No panic.
I’m gonna give away $5,000 to 3 random people who retweets this and follows me! ❤️ Quarantine is lasting way longer than expected and I wanna keep helping out. Love you guys ⭐️