Rio Carnival 2020: When is it, where is it and what are the best events to attend?

Event kicks off this weekend Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/travel/americas/rio-de-janeiro-carnival-dates-2020-brazil-february-samba-parade-street-party-a9348196.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Helen Coffey

Storm Area 51 festival venue announces 2020 dates

Get ready to storm Area 51 all over again — Alienstock is coming back for round two.  Hopefully, at least.  The Little A’Le’Inn in Rachel, Nevada announced “Rachel Alienstock 2020” on its website recently. Aside from dates announced — Sept. 10, 11, and 12 — there are no other details. The “clickable link” is only […]

Why do we celebrate Valentine's Day? The unromantic origins of the day of love

Valentine’s Day hasn’t always been flowers, chocolate and saccharine romance Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/love-sex/valentines-day-origins-history-meaning-ancient-romans-catholic-church-saint-a8765926.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Sabrina Barr

GSMA Cancels Mobile World Congress Due to Coronavirus Danger

peresanz/Shutterstock.com After a week of major mobile industry players pulling out or reducing presence at Mobile World Congress, the trade show has been cancelled. GSMA, the industry body that puts on the show, said that health and travel concerns over the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak have made it “impossible” to hold the show, previously scheduled for […]

How to Watch Samsung’s Galaxy S20 and Z Flip Event

Today, Samsung will host its Unpacked event where we’re expecting to see new phones, a wearable, and perhaps even a smart speaker. The festivities kick off at 11 a.m. PST, and we’ll be there to bring you all the news. If you can’t wait and want to see what’s new, you can watch the stream on Samsung’s […]

World's biggest firework set off above Colorado

The firework has beaten the previous 2,397lb record holder set off in the United Arab Emirates in 2018 Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/firework-biggest-world-record-colorado-a9327856.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Staff Reporter

Valentine's Day 2020: Who was the Roman saint and why is he associated with love?

Martyr thought to have performed Christian weddings in defiance of Emperor Claudius and delivered secret letters between jailed lovers Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/valentines-day-google-doodle-history-st-valentine-who-was-love-saint-a8778726.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Joe Sommerlad

Supermoon 2020: How to see Snow Moon this weekend

The full moon will be at its most spectacular since March last year Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/supermoon-2020-full-moon-how-to-watch-when-time-date-february-a9319886.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Anthony Cuthbertson