Orca whales can speak human Play

Orca whales can speak human

Researchers trained orcas to copy sounds that they heard. It turns out that they dont just copy other orcas, but can learn to copy humans, too. 22 days ago
Twitter reacts to Donald Trumps first State of the Union speech Play

Twitter reacts to Donald Trumps first State of the Union speech

Celebrities and politicians have reacted to President Donald Trumps first State of the Union address on 30 January. In his speech, Trump outlined his vision for the next 12 months and highlighted the successes he claimed his administration had produced in its first year. 22 days ago
BBC review on gender pay gap claims no bias ahead of hearing Play

BBC review on gender pay gap claims no bias ahead of hearing

A BBC pay review claims that theres no gender bias in pay decisions as the company faces questioning from parliament over a deeper cultural problem in a hearing. Female employees claim they have received veiled threats when raising the subject of equal pay. 22 days ago
Protests form for Kenyan presidential inauguration of Uhuru Kenyatta Play

Protests form for Kenyan presidential inauguration of Uhuru Kenyatta

Recent protests erupted in Kenya following the rerun and victory of Uhuru Kenyatta, the incumbent President of Kenya. Many feel that the election was unfairly swayed in Kenyatta and amp;#39;s favor, which encouraged his opponent, Odinga to seek leadership as the; Peoples President of Kenya.   22 days ago
Japanese politician opposes US military base in Okinawa Play

Japanese politician opposes US military base in Okinawa

A Japanese mayor opposed to a U.S. Marine base on Okinawa has staked his re-election run on moving the base. And while Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has agreed with U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis to move the base to a different site, base opponents are not happy. Critics oppose the plan to move Air Station Futenma to the northern city of Nago and instead want the base moved off of Okinawa entirely. 22 days ago
U.S. releases Kremlin List of aides and oligarchs Play

U.S. releases Kremlin List of aides and oligarchs

The U.S. Treasury Department has released a list of 210 influential people tied to Vladimir Putin who could be affected by a sanctions law meant to punish Russia for interfering withthe 2016 U.S. presidential election. 22 days ago