Mira Mar had possession of the ball most of the first half. Of course, as soon as Sao Roque got the ball, they scored. Mira Mar got lucky on a corner kick and tied the game 1 1. Paris is no stranger to the summer Olympics, having hosted back in 1900 and exactly one century before its upcoming games, in 1924. The French metropolis bested other minor European candidates and its major opponent, Los Angeles, to host the 2024 Olympics. According to early statements, Paris will use 95% or temporary venues with clear, defined legacy in order to avert the post Olympics malaise that cities like Athens have sometimes suffered.
This, of course, brings back dark and unsettling memories of 2015’s “the dress” incident, in which the fabric of society was rended by a dress that, to some, looked white and gold and to others looked blue and black.The basic premise is the same: Wonky lighting and limited context can turn an otherwise innocuous image into a rich discussion point on biological and sensory differences. Also, it can make you go crazy.”It has to do with the tiny cones in the back of our eyeballs that perceive colors in a slightly different way depending upon our genes,” explained CNN’s Senior Medical Correspondent Elizabeth Cohen during the height of the dress debate.A scientific tale of two dressesThe cones in our retinas the fine layer of nerve tissue that lines the back of our eyes detect the blue, green, and red in an image and both the cones and your brain mix those colors to make other colors, she said.”Your brain is constantly estimating the color of the light that’s falling on the object and factoring that light out,” added Wallace Thoreson, a professor of ophthalmology at the University of Nebraska Medical Center added. “Each of us makes slightly different unconscious assumptions.”There’s something incredibly wholesome about arguing over the color of a dress or a pair of shoes, don’t you think?.
But Samuel and Florence Baker found a major piece of the puzzle. They approached from Sudan, walking where they couldn’t sail, sailing where they couldn’t walk and moving forward where there was no going back. In 1864, they found not only where the Nile exits its major source at Lake Victoria, but also how it courses later through Lake Albert before heading north to Sudan and on to Egypt..
“The Philippines has been identified as the third highest plastic polluter in the world. In response to this, the two organizations aim to increase awareness on plastic waste and push programs that focus on plastic waste management by utilizing the proceeds of the highly anticipated annual run for the environment. Said Jose Angelito Palma, WWF President CEO..