Another Major Cruise Line Delays Its Return to Sailing

Norwegian Cruise Line won’t set sail until November. The waves keep getting bigger. Someone keeps pushing out the starting line for the cruise line industry, and it’s getting old. Norwegian Cruise Line (NASDAQ:NCLH) became the latest to flinch in this seemingly endless game of sea chicken, announcing on Wednesday that it’s canceling all upcoming sailings…

A jaw-dropping 4K video reveals Comet Neowise increasing above world Earth from the view of an astronaut in space

A photo taken by an astronaut aboard the International Space Station on July 5 shows Comet Neowise, on the left, rising above the limb of planet Earth during an orbital sunrise. NASA NASA astronauts living aboard the International Space Station recently witnessed Comet Neowise rising above the limb of Earth.The astronauts photographed what they saw…

Go sailing with this stop-motion 3D-printed boat

Shot on a Raspberry Pi Camera Module, this stop-motion sequence is made up of 180 photos that took two hours to shoot and another hour to process. The trick lies in the Camera Module enabling you to change the alpha transparency of the overlay image, which is the previous frame. It’s all explained in the official…

Just 40% of cruise ships operating in American waters since mid-April tested crew members for the coronavirus — and it’s a red flag for those eager to hit the water

CruiseShutterstockMany customers are wondering when cruises are coming back.But a new CDC report flashes warning signs for how cruises are handling the coronavirus pandemic today.Just 20 of the 49 ships that have operated in US waters since April 15 tested crew members on board, the study said.Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories.A new report…

Opinion: Trump’s risky nose-to-nose challenge to China in the South China Sea

David A. Andelman, Executive Director of The RedLines Project, is a contributor to CNN where his columns won the Deadline Club Award for Best Opinion Writing. Author of “A Shattered Peace: Versailles 1919 and the Price We Pay Today,” and the forthcoming “A Red Line in the Sand: Diplomacy, Strategy and a History of Wars…

Veteran strategist Ed Yardeni says US stocks are miscalculated, and tips financiers ought to ‘go global’ to find buying opportunities

Veteran strategist Ed Yardeni, who is usually known for his bullish predictions, thinks US stocks are overvalued right now, citing rising tensions with China, and spiking coronavirus cases. He told CNBC: “We’ve had a melt-up and that’s very visible in valuation multiples. Stocks are not cheap.”  “Valuation is certainly a concern in the US. It’s…

COVID-19 will develop a brand-new generation of zombie companies, followed by a wave of organisation defaults, a bank CEO states

Piyush Gupta, group CEO of Singaporean lender DBS Bank, said that he expects COVID-19 to create a fresh generation of zombie companies, which will be followed by a wave of defaults. “Many companies will find that COVID-19 is not just a liquidity problem. It is eventually a solvency problem,” he told CNBC. Governments around the…

By bike, boat and horseback: Epic coronavirus journeys house

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe man who sailed the Atlantic Ocean to see his elderly parentsWith flights grounded and borders closed, some people have embarked on epic voyages to get home during the coronavirus pandemic.Here, we take a look at four such journeys – and the distances travelled just get longer…