Yves here. Recession strikes me as an optimistic take.  But then again, the UN has long sugar-coated its downbeat messages. By Evelyn Leopold,  a writing fellow and correspondent for Globetrotter, a project of the Independent…

‘Nature is taking back Venice’: wildlife returns to tourist-free city Guardian (furzy) Geologists find a lost fragment of an ancient continent filled with diamonds that formed part of Earth’s continental crust 2.7 billion years ago…

Succinct Summations for the week ending March 20th, 2020 Positives: 1. Looks like a trillion dollar stimulus package is coming next week.2. Job openings came in at 6.963M for January, above the expected 6.400M.3. Housing…