Why Devil’s Island Is the World’s Toughest Prison

Why Devil’s Island Is the World’s Toughest Prison

You’ve just been told you’re going to spend the next five years of your life incarcerated, and your sentence will be served at a penal colony called “Devil’s Island.” Hmm, you think, that’s not the best-sounding name. But then you remember deviled eggs are mighty tasty and your mom used to call you a “little

Uganda Rural Water Maintenance Project

Uganda Rural Water Maintenance Project

Stanford University Across Africa and other parts of the world, there are a lot of water points that are built in rural areas but there’s a very difficult track record in keeping them going, keeping them running efficiently over the long period of time. Stanford has partnered with International Lifeline Fund’s program called EverFlow. EverFlow

Secondary schools kapa haka nationals cancelled amid coronavirus concerns

Secondary schools kapa haka nationals cancelled amid coronavirus concerns

The National Secondary Kapa Haka Competition is cancelled. It’s the latest event to be affected by the covid-19 pandemic. Our reporter Rapaera Tawhai who has been across the story today is standing by at Auckland’s Spark Arena where the event was meant to take place later this year. Scotty, behind me is what was meant

MINECON Earth community panel – Making a Map with MCEdit

MINECON Earth community panel – Making a Map with MCEdit

Hey there, welcome to the MINECON 2018- making a map with MCEdit panel. We’d like to introduce ourselves before we start. I’m James- I’m also known as gentlegiantJGC online. I make a number of filters and have done it over a number of years- and I’ve also worked on a number different- projects that have

MITBetter World (Westchester/Fairfield): Panel discussion

MITBetter World (Westchester/Fairfield): Panel discussion

And now we look forward to leaning on you. If I can invite Marty and Stephanie to come up and join me on stage. We encourage you to submit some questions. We promise you to try to have the answers. Please use Poll Everywhere. I have one question to use to kick us off. Thank

Lens Mounting Kit for Sony RX0 / RX0ii from Moondog Labs

Lens Mounting Kit for Sony RX0 / RX0ii from Moondog Labs

In this video, we’re introducing the Sony RX0 Lens Mounting kit from Moondog Labs. It’s designed to work with the RX0 and the RX0ii: Sony’s latest compact camera. It’s comparable in size to a GoPro or DJI Osmo Action Camera. However, this camera has a respectable 1-inch sensor, records in 4k and includes a flip-out

State Police Step Up Tickets In The City

State Police Step Up Tickets In The City

CBS2’S BRIAN CONYBEARE IS LIVE TONIGHT. Reporter: WE ARE HEADING SOUTHBOUND TOWARD THE HENRY HELD SOME BRIDGE. IT IS A CASH TOLLBOOTH THAT HAS BEEN ILLUMINATED. IT HAS BEEN COMPLETELY TORN DOWN. ALL DESIGNED TO SPEED UP TRAFFIC. THE NEW ALL ELECTRONIC POLLING SYSTEM IS ALSO LEADING TO A HUGE INCREASE IN THE NUMBER OF

News Wrap: IOC member says Tokyo Olympics will be postponed

News Wrap: IOC member says Tokyo Olympics will be postponed

JUDY WOODRUFF: In the day’s other news: Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden pressed President Trump to use his full authority against the coronavirus. The former vice president also rejected a Republican economic rescue bill as a bailout for big companies. We will return to the campaign later in the program. There’s word that this summer’s

What drove the ‘unprecedented’ postponement of the Tokyo Olympics

What drove the ‘unprecedented’ postponement of the Tokyo Olympics

JUDY WOODRUFF: Olympic history of a very different sort was made today, when Japan and the International Olympic Committee decided to postpone this summer’s Games to 2021. John Yang looks at what drove that decision and the ramifications. JOHN YANG: Judy, today’s decision affects thousands of athletes around the world, and creates huge logistical headaches