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Govind Tekale

Facekini Fever: Beijing’s Trendy Response to Scorching Heat!

The Northern Hemisphere is witnessing record-high temperatures due to a mix of El Niño and heat-trapping air pollution. This unprecedented heat has birthed an unusual fashion trend in Beijing: the “facekini.” Designed to block sunlight, the facekini is a UV-resistant head covering, leaving only the eyes, mouth, and nostrils exposed. With ground temperatures reaching a ...

The Alarming Rise of the Brain-Eating Amoeba: The Silent Killer

“The brain-eating amoeba” is an extremely rare and fatal organism. There is hardly a survival rate once infected. The technical name of the amoeba is Naegleria fowleri. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have stated that the cases are very rare, with only three cases being reported per year. The amoeba uses ...