There's a new type of refugee emerging in many parts of the world - climate refugees. These are people whose livelihoods are so affected by the very real impact of climate change that they must move from their homes. Can we please stop being in denial and get something done here???
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HTC will launch mobile VR device as follow-up to Vive - CNET HTC will soon launch a new VR toy you can use on the go. The new device will be compatible with HTCs new flagship smartphone the U Ultra. But HTC says it wont be just a simple headset like Samsungs Gear VR. More companies have begun producing VR headsets in recent years. Mobile VR headsets such as the Gear VR and Google Daydream View work by connecting to a phone that plays VR content. More expensive headsets such as the…
IKEA recently collaborated with UNHCR to design a new type of refugee shelter (flat packed, naturally). Although the design costs twice as much upfront, it lasts far longer than the tents that are currently in use (which must be replaced every six months), and is ultimately a cheaper solution. It also offers better temperature control, solar energy for light in the evening, and a little more privacy for the inhabitants. While it’s perhaps not a “home”, it’s a pretty good alternative.
Chatsworth House Collection perfume burner The makers mark is that of Philip Rollos who was a talented French Huguenot refugee. Rollos was known to have been in England in 1691 but did not become a Freeman of the Goldsmiths' Company until 1697