20 Feb 2021

Israel’s first university-made nanosatellite to launch into space
Israel’s first nanosatellite to be completely designed, developed, assembled and tested by an Israeli university will launch into space on Saturday night, Tel Aviv University shared. TAU-SAT1 is scheduled to launch at 7:36 p.m. Israel time from the NASA launch facility in Virginia. A special panel discussion on the launch will take place directly before at 6:45 p.m. Israel time.

IAEA found uranium traces at two sites Iran barred it from, sources say
The U.N. nuclear watchdog found uranium particles at two Iranian sites it inspected after months of stonewalling, diplomats say, and it is preparing to rebuke Tehran for failing to explain, possibly complicating U.S. efforts to revive nuclear diplomacy. The find and Iran’s response risk hurting efforts by the new U.S. administration to restore Iran’s 2015 nuclear deal…

Sudan slams Ethiopia over ‘insulting’ border crisis statement
Sudan’s Foreign Ministry slammed a statement issued by the Ethiopian Foreign Ministry accusing Khartoum of serving the “interests of a third party” in the border crisis… The Sudanese Foreign Ministry described the Ethiopian statement as a “betrayal to the history of Ethiopia’s relations with Sudan and a denial to the mutual relations between the people of the two countries,” the report said.

Swarm of nearly 20 earthquakes rattles Mount Rainier in Washington, geologists say
A swarm of nearly 20 earthquakes measuring up to 2.5 magnitude rattled Mount Rainier in Washington on Wednesday afternoon, the U.S. Geological Survey reports. A five-hour series of earthquakes began at 3:13 p.m. at Mount Rainier, the USGS reported. Another singular quake struck Thursday morning.

Drop in coolant levels at Fukushima nuclear plant follows earthquake
Following last week’s earthquake in Fukushima, the wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant has registered a drop in cooling water levels, which might indicate additional damage to the reactors has occurred. The February 13 quake struck offshore in Fukushima Prefecture, with a registered 7.3 magnitude earthquake occurring at a depth of 60 km, the Japan Meteorological Agency reported.

Islamic State captures new ground in eastern Syria
The Islamic State has seized new ground in the eastern region of Syria after launching a powerful attack against the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) troops along the Deir ez-Zor-Homs axis, Al-Masdar News reports. According to reports from this front, the Islamic State began their assault by storming a Syrian Army garrison in the Al-Shoula area that is located between Deir ez-Zor city and the desert town of Al-Sukhnah.

Internal Whistleblower: Coca-Cola Is Forcing Their Employees To Attend “Anti-Racism” Lectures Telling Them To “Try To Be Less White” (Photos & Video)
In Biden’s America, almost every American value is dying. The political correctness mobs, the seminars, the pseudo-intellectual race theories—they’re all trickling through and it will take brave whistleblowers to expose this nonsense. An internal whistleblower leaked images of Coca-Cola’s online training modules instructing employees to “try to be less white.”

Biden Wants to Restore NATO. Macron Is Looking to Move On.
France’s President Emmanuel Macron is looking forward — to an entirely new transatlantic “security architecture” for the 21st century. Macron’s vision is an all-European defensive collective that is armed up and can act independently and ahead of “brain dead” NATO. Biden knows this, …

Let’s Review 50 Years Of Dire Climate Forecasts And What Actually Happened
Here are 21 headlines from various news sources regarding dire climate predictions over the last 50 years. Many of the predictions are outrageously funny.

Biden signals he cares more about returning to a flawed deal than taking a stand against Iranian terror
The former defense secretary Robert Gates famously wrote that Joe Biden “has been wrong on nearly every major foreign policy and national security issue over the past four decades.” If the early days of his presidency are any indication, Biden is determined to prove him right.

Netanyahu Extends Condolences to Rush Limbaugh’s Family
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu extended his condolences to the family of Rush Limbaugh on Thursday. Netanyahu described Limbaugh, the iconic politically conservative radio host, as a great and unwavering friend of Israel.

Biden Snubs Bibi, Rescinds Iran Sanctions, Ready to Reopen Nuclear Talks
Joe Biden in his phone conversation with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday mentioned Iran, he said nothing to the Israeli leader about his plan to bring back the nuclear deal as is. This should serve as a major red alert to Netanyahu, who is best remembered by Biden et al as the PM who defied President Obama by advocating in an open speech to both houses of Congress against the nuclear deal.

California bill proposes lawful use and sharing of psychedelic drugs
A broad drug reform bill has been introduced to the California state legislature proposing to decriminalize the possession and personal use of a number of psychedelic drugs, including LSD, psilocybin and MDMA. The bill proposes to expunge all criminal convictions relating to these substances and allows “social sharing” of the drugs, but not commercial sales.

Scientists establish freaky two-way communications with lucid dreamers
This is a big deal for scientists trying to work out what the heck is going on as we sleep, because typically they’ve had to rely on the fragmented, fading scraps of memory people have once they’ve woken up. “Our experimental goal is akin to finding a way to talk with an astronaut who is on another world,” reads the introduction of a combined study between four separate groups in France, Germany, the Netherlands and the USA. “I was fighting against goblins. I remember being surprised that I was able to do many things at the same time as the task.”

Tropical Cyclone “Guambe” intensifying over the Mozambique Channel
Tropical Cyclone “Guambe” formed in the Mozambique Channel on February 17, 2021, as the 8th named storm of the 2021/21 Southwest Indian Ocean cyclone season. Although Guambe is expected to stay about 100 km (62 miles) off the coast of Mozambique, significant impacts are expected in southern Mozambique on Friday and Saturday, February 19 and 20, 2021, between Inhambane and Xai-Xai. Heavy rains that can reach and locally exceed 150 mm (5.9 inches) in 24 hours are possible in these areas.

Communist China Is Far And Away The World’s Worst Polluter Yet Not A Single Democrat On The Left Will Call Them Out, Why Is That?
Liberal Democrats love to trash America over climate change, and yet, America is not even close to being the worst of the world’s polluters, that dubious honor belongs to Communist China. In fact, China is so bad that countries like Canada make a fortune selling them bottled air from Alberta.

Gov. Andrew Cuomo Killed 10,000 New Yorkers By Executive Order, Then Lied About It And Tried To Hide It, Why Isn’t This The Scandal Of The Decade?
Right after night, at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, New York governor Andrew Cuomo went on television with press conferences, and in ‘comedy sketch’s’ with his brother Christ ‘Fredo’ Cuomo, designed to show what a great leader the elder Cuomo was.

CDC orders masks be worn on all commercial fishing vessels, Coast Guard must enforce the new rule
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued new directives requiring the wearing of coronavirus masks on commercial fishing boats, sparking backlash about the federal government targeting an industry in which most of the work is done outdoors and far away from the general public.

EXCLUSIVE: Biden’s Insane Executive Order on Climate Change Gave China Access to the US Grid – Suddenly There’s an Energy Crisis In Texas – Any Relationship?
On Joe Biden’s first day in office, he signed an Executive Order (EO) that led to Texans literally freezing to death this past week.  Biden claimed his actions were to protect the climate but they helped China and made America less secure.

Pope Francis Says COVID Vaccine Is ‘Not An Option’ As Vatican Says They Will Fire All Employees Who Refuse To Submit To The DNA-Altering Jab
Remember all the people who called us crazed, conspiracy nuts because we’ve been saying for nearly a year that the COVID-19 vaccine would be made mandatory? Funny thing, those same people are now lining up to take the jab, begging for it actually, and saying it must be made mandatory to ‘protect humanity’.

CDC data show overdose deaths in U.S. hit record high amid COVID-19 pandemic
rug overdoses in the U.S. reportedly hit a record-high number in 2020, a likely indicator of the stressors of the COVID-19 pandemic, months-long lockdowns and economic woes experienced by much of the country this year.

Johns Hopkins Professor: ‘COVID Will Be Mostly Gone By April’
Vaccination rates and immunity from prior infection will allow Americans to return to normal life by April, a Johns Hopkins medical school professor argues.

Report: NIH Confirms Wuhan Lab Authorized to Receive Taxpayer Funding Through 2024
The National Institute of Health confirmed that the Wuhan Institute of Virology (WIV) is eligible for taxpayer funding for animal research through 2024.

U.S. rescinds Trump White House claim that all U.N. sanctions had been reimposed on Iran
The United States on Thursday told the United Nations Security Council it was rescinding a Trump administration assertion that all U.N. sanctions had been reimposed on Iran in September.

France Investigating Universities Over ‘Radical’ Ideas ‘Imported From The United States’
France intends to investigate universities to root out “Islamo-leftist” teaching and ideas that are fracturing French society as the government seeks to cut down on what officials say is American influence on French universities.

EXCLUSIVE: Biden’s Insane Executive Order on Climate Change Gave China Access to the US Grid – Suddenly There’s an Energy Crisis In Texas – Any Relationship?
On Joe Biden’s first day in office, he signed an Executive Order (EO) that led to Texans literally freezing to death this past week.  Biden claimed his actions were to protect the climate but they helped China and made America less secure.

PATEL: How The COVID-19 Censors Killed The Truth
Estimates are all over the place, but it’s now beyond dispute that Soviet policies in the 1930s led to the deaths of somewhere between 7 and 12 million Ukrainians (about the equivalent to killing every person in Michigan today). It’s one of the greatest horrors in world history. The world knew little about the Ukrainian famine at the time.

Over 4,000 people and counting shot in democratic-led Chicago
Chicago, Il. has some of the strictest gun control laws in the nation and yet, it is one of the most dangerous cities in the United States. To date, over 4,000 people have been shot in the democratic-led city in 2020, and there are still a few days to go.

Chicago spends billions of dollars on teachers who won’t teach in-person, watchdog finds 
A recent essay in City Journal, a publication of the conservative Manhattan Institute, finds that the Chicago Public School system spent $2.3 billion last year just on teacher salaries.