“On Jupiter, which has 69 moons, it’s possible for there to be multiple eclipses occurring at the same time. 114 more words
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“ had asked McCain for help after being diagnosed with the same form of aggressive cancer, glioblastoma. Instead of offering aid, according to Roy’s tweet, McCain advised them to move to a different state.” 404 more words
When many hear the terms ‘analytics’ and ‘NFL’ in the same breath, their first instinct is to point to the movie ‘Moneyball’ that highlighted the MLB’s Oakland Athletics and their GM Billy Beane’s approach to constructing championship-contending rosters by exploiting market inefficiencies when he accepted the fact that his team simply didn’t have the funds to acquire high-profile players like his division rivals. 1,081 more words
People killed by police in the US, 2017. Currently at 759.
Charlottesville-based organizations that can take your money. (The Twitter thread have been going around; this is a blog post that rounds up the links.) 236 more words
Hello, readers! This week, I will do something different for this News Roundup. I want so badly to catch up to some important news I missed from June and July, so I will post this today. 3,030 more words