Home / Tag Archives: conversion

Tag Archives: conversion

Instagram and Facebook prohibit content to promote conversion therapy for homosexuals

Facebook has announced that it will expand its existing hate speech guidelines around the world to include articles that promote or promote practice. This applies to both platforms. Conversion therapy, a pseudoscientific process that claims to change a person’s sexuality, is largely discredited by major medical associations and judged harmful. But it’s legal in most parts of the world, including …

Read More »

Conversion of sulfur dioxide from harmful to useful

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Scientists have created molecular cages in a polymer to trap harmful sulfur dioxide pollution, turning it into useful compounds and reducing waste and emissions. A unique new material, developed by an international collaboration of scientists, has proven that it can help reduce environmental sulfur dioxide (SO2) emissions by selectively capturing molecules in carefully engineered cages , …

Read More »

A new method for the efficient capture and conversion of CO2 has been developed

Carbon dioxide capture is seen as a way to combat global warming. However, current methods require a lot of energy, making it difficult to efficiently separate greenhouse gases. A group of scientists from Kyoto University, Tokyo University and Jiangsu Normal University in China developed a new material that can capture CO2 molecules and convert them into organic materials without much …

Read More »

Israeli Education Minister Defends "Homosexual Conversion Therapy"

Image Rights AFP / Getty Images Caption Rafi Peretz was appointed Israeli Minister of Education in June Israeli Education Minister Rafi Peretz believes that so-called "homosexual conversion therapy" can work and trigger a widespread condemnation. He added that he has "a very deep familiarity with the subject". Benjamin Netanyahu said such statements are "unacceptable". Other politicians and gay groups also …

Read More »

Conversion is not your mission, the Pope tells the Catholics in Morocco

RABAT (Reuters) – Pope Francis told the tiny Catholic community in predominantly Muslim Morocco on Sunday that it is not their mission to hide their neighbors, but to live in brotherhood with other denominations. Pope Francis greets the faithful as he leaves St. Peter's Basilica in Rabat, Morocco, on March 31, 2019. REUTERS / Youssef Boudlal Francis used his two-day …

Read More »

Google decides to remove the app that promotes the conversion therapy

Google announced it would remove an app that promoted conversion therapy from its Play Store after it was pushbacked by an LGBT interest group. A company spokesperson said to The Hill in a statement that he had removed the app for Living Hope Ministries, which promotes "committed, monogamous, heterosexual" relationships, and says, "Anything but this ideal fails God's view of …

Read More »

Comments on the update of the Fortnite V7.20 – Revolver with scope, glider conversion and more!

The first big Fortnite Patch of 2019 has finally arrived. Epic Games has released the v7.20 update for the popular Battle Royale title on Tuesday, January 15th. The update downtime begins at 2:00 am (5:00 am GMT GMT) and includes the introduction of the latest Fortnite weapon in addition to the return of one of the game's most controversial mechanics. …

Read More »

Miami Dolphins considered the conversion, the Eye announced QBs in the 2020 design class

Even before they hire Patriots linebackers coach Brian Flores as their next head coach, the Dolphins are already thinking about rebuilding and trying to land one of the trumpet-tipped quarterbacks of the 2020 class, including Tua Tagovailoa of Alabama and Justin Herbert of Oregon. Sources from the league reported to ESPN. The dolphins are waiting for the end of the …

Read More »

New York Sky becomes light blue after the conversion of the Con Ed station

A huge plume of smoke exploded into the night sky in Queens on Thursday night, leaving the people in New York City in awe as the authorities searched for the cause. The bizarre sight Social media triggered a rage that reported power outages at La Guardia . A spokesman for the New York Fire Department said it was investigating reports …

Read More »