This Week’s Livestreams (Flying Lotus, Dinosaur Jr., Patti Smith, Danny Brown, more)

Plus Dua Lipa, Rufus Wainwright, Face to Face, Fontaines DC, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Django Django, Oceanator, Trey Anastasio, and more livestreams you can watch this week since there are no live concerts to attend. Continue reading… BrooklynVegan DEAL UPDATE:

Climate campaigners condemn ‘joy flights’ for travellers who miss flying

Rise in scenic round-trips by air in Australia and Asia is ‘insanity,’ say environmentalists Environmental campaigners have condemned the rise of scenic “joy flights” aimed at passengers “missing the excitement of travel”. Tickets for a seven-hour round trip from Sydney … Read more…

9.1.20 Executive order confusion and stimulus package progress; More airlines drop change fees + flying cars

Clark talks about how the executive orders are rolling out. And will there be another stimulus package? It’s likely. But it’s hard to know when Congress will come to an agreement. Delta, Alaska, and American Airlines join United in dropping … Read more…

This man is just 9 countries away from visiting every nation in the world without flying. But he’s stuck in Hong Kong due to Covid-19

Torbjørn “Thor” Pedersen is on a mission to visit every country in the world in a single journey, without taking a single flight. CNN.com – RSS Channel – App Travel Section BEST DEAL UPDATE: Disney’s 14-Day Ultimate Ticket for the … Read more…

Scientists discover that flying squirrels glow bright pink under UV light

If you’ve ever seen a flying squirrel in the wild you know that they’re neat little critters. They’re not particularly bothersome, and aside from mastering the age-old art of raiding bird feeders they’re rather pleasant creatures. Pleasant creatures that, as … Read more…