Facebook Purges Over 80 Accounts in Sweeping Attack on the Alternative Media

Most of the pages affected by the purge appear to be natural health and conspiracy oriented. However, this isn’t stopping the alternative media as the growing popularity of alt-tech sites like Minds are opening the door to less censored distribution of news and commentary.

UK Government Fires Doctor for Believing Gender is Determined by Biology

In the UK, a government-employed doctor named Dr. David Mackereth was fired for having the belief that gender is determined by biology, not how someone feels.

Smart Technology That Tracks People Through Walls Raises Privacy Concerns

The developers say that RF-Pose could be used by healthcare practitioners to monitor diseases such as Multiple Sclerosis, muscular dystrophy, and Parkinson’s. However, the technology has been a call to concern for privacy advocates.

Hawaii Bans Most Sunscreens in Effort to Save Dwindling Coral Reefs

“This bill is a small first step worldwide to really caring about our corals and our reefs in a way that no one else anywhere in the world has done.”

Scientists Warn Bananas May Face Extinction Due to Lack of Genetic Diversity

“To carry on growing the same genetic banana is stupid… It is necessary that we improve the Cavendish through genetic engineering but parallel to that we must be finding genetic diversity in our breeding programmes.”

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