Flushing the Toilet May Fling Coronavirus Aerosols All Over

Here’s one more behavior to be hyper-aware of in order to prevent coronavirus transmission: what you do after you use the toilet. Scientists have found that in addition to clearing out whatever business you’ve left behind, flushing a toilet can generate a cloud of aerosol droplets that rises nearly three feet. Those droplets may linger…

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Givenchy Names Matthew M. Williams as New Creative Director

Samir HusseinGetty Images Givenchy has tapped Matthew M. Williams as the new creative director of Givenchy. The Chicago-born designer is the seventh individual to helm the iconic French fashion label, following Clare Waight Keller, who departed the brand in April 2020 after becoming the first woman to hold the title, bringing a ladylike charm and…

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Jericho Brown, Carmen Maria Machado and Thomas Page McBee on What Pride Means Now

This article is part of our latest Pride special report, featuring L.G.B.T.Q. voices on the challenges and possibilities of these troubled times. With protests in the streets and a pandemic ravaging the country, three prominent L.G.B.T.Q. authors consider Pride in 2020. Jericho Brown is the author of “The Tradition,” winner of the 2020 Pulitzer Prize…

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The Dress Codes of the Uprising

Amid all the marches and protests for social justice that took place over the weekend, as they have every day since George Floyd was killed while in police custody on May 25, two stood out: the thousands dressed in white who thronged Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn on Sunday in support of black trans lives; and,…

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Tips for Choosing Anti-Age Cosmetics

Cosmetics cannot remove deep wrinkles and serious creases on the skin, but it can make the skin tighter and more elastic. Today we will tell you how to choose cosmetics for middle-aged skin. How to cleanse the face Cleansing is the first and most important point in the daily ritual of self-care. Dermatologists recommend washing…

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Window Cleaning Robots

The tedious, time-consuming, and monotonous job of cleaning the exterior windows can now be performed by the X6 robot. Its production project is open on the Indiegogo crowdfunding platform. A window cleaning robot will come to the rescue when cleaning hard-to-reach surfaces of high-rise buildings. It can help save the money needed to attract highly…

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Things to Remember When Buying Shoes Online

This spring, all the “fashion responsibility” was focused on online shopping. We are going to tell you how to choose the most ideal pair of shoes. Measure your foot right Sometimes we fail to order our size. Each brand has its own dimensions, and before buying shoes it is better to check it. In order…

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Understanding the Different Ways An Engagement Ring Can Be Set

If you have some idea about rings, you might have an idea of how the setting plays a part in other overall design – otherwise, this guide is a good place to start learning about the different ways a diamond engagement ring can be set. While gathering information for our today’s article, we asked professionals…

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Fighting the Coronavirus With Innovative Tech

This article is part of Owning the Future, a series on how small businesses across the country are coping with the coronavirus pandemic. Dr. Cristiano Huscher has long used robotics and artificial intelligence for surgical procedures at the Policlinico Abano chain of hospitals in Italy. So when six doctors contracted Covid-19 at his hospital in…

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What Has Lockdown Meant for L.G.B.T.Q. Artists and Writers?

This article is part of our latest Pride special report, featuring L.G.B.T.Q. voices on the challenges and possibilities of these troubled times. It’s a painful paradox for a group of people who have long fought for visibility: Suddenly a pandemic forces them into isolation. Each one is coping in a different way, harnessing their time…

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