World’s 50 best vineyards for 2020 named, with last year’s Argentinian winner No1 overall again

World’s 50 best vineyards for 2020 named, with last year’s Argentinian winner No1 overall again, the top U.S winery coming fifth and New Zealand snaring the regional Australasia crown Argentina’s Zuccardi Valle de Uco was crowned World’s Best Vineyard by a prestigious global voting academy During an online Monday-night ceremony Bodega Garzon in Uruguay was … Read more World’s 50 best vineyards for 2020 named, with last year’s Argentinian winner No1 overall again

Covid-19 pandemic has cost the world’s economy $3.8TRILLION

The coronavirus pandemic and measures to slow its spread cost the global economy $3.8 trillion (£3 trillion), and put 147 million people out of work, a new study shows. In the first work to attempt to quantify the impact of the pandemic, researchers from the University of Sydney created a detailed model of the global … Read more Covid-19 pandemic has cost the world’s economy $3.8TRILLION

World’s smallest woman weighs 12lb and stands 24 inches tall

Jyoti Amge, 26, is the world’s smallest woman. Standing just 2 feet tall and weighing only 12 pounds; Amge’s powerhouse personality is barely contained in her very tiny body. In India, she’s heralded as a goddess, but ‘Jyoti doesn’t believe shes a god,’ said her mother, Ranjana Amge. ‘She wants to be an actor and behaves accordingly.’  … Read more World’s smallest woman weighs 12lb and stands 24 inches tall

World’s fastest supercomputer generates recommendations to limit the spread of COVID-19

World’s fastest supercomputer that has been running simulations to determine how best to reduce the spread of COVID-19 recommends open train windows and limiting passengers as well we using floor-to-ceiling curtains around hospital beds Japanese researchers used a supercomputer to simulate COVID-19 transmission They used Fugaku, dubbed the world’s fastest super computer in 2020 Fugaku … Read more World’s fastest supercomputer generates recommendations to limit the spread of COVID-19

India overtakes Russia to become country with world’s third highest number of coronavirus cases

India overtakes Russia to become country with world’s third highest number of coronavirus cases, with nearly 700,000 infections India’s health ministry said 697,358 cases have now been recorded  The figure marks an increase of 24,000 new cases in the past 24 hours  India is now the world’s third worst-affected country, behind US and Brazil By Afp … Read more India overtakes Russia to become country with world’s third highest number of coronavirus cases