The Bees Won!! EU votes to ban bee-harming pesticides

The European Union has voted for a permanent ban on pesticides that are harmful to bees. Three major neonicotinoid chemicals linked with the decline of pollinating insects will no longer be allowed outdoors across the region, building on existing restrictions in place since 2013. The near-total ban on these chemicals comes after mounting concern from scientists, environmental organisations and politicians about their impact on bees and the wider environment.

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What does Google know about me?

By now you definitely know that politics is one my major interests in life, however it’s not the only one. Not by a long shot! My first love has always been the Internet. Ever since I was a kid I was always immersed about the digital world, the unlimited power of the internet. Thanks to this passion I spend a lot of my time researching and learning about new technologies. Back in January I wrote a thorough walkthrough of how the international phone calls scam works and it happened to be a very popular article that was shared over 1400 times. This time I decided to write about the data mining of one the worlds most influential firms. Google! We all know that Google stores a lot of information about all of us. However did you have any idea of how much information they really store? Read more to find out!

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