Tag Archives: Frozen

Every New Hearthstone: Knights Of The Frozen Throne Card So Far

Updated on August 4 with all 78 cards revealed to date. Hearthstone‘s next expansion, Knights of the Frozen Throne, launches on August 10. It introduces another 135 cards to the game, a good chunk of which have already been revealed. In the gallery below, you’ll find every Knights of the Frozen Throne card that’s been shown off so far. These include cards with a new keyword, Lifesteal, which heals players based on the damage that it does. There are also Legendary Hero cards, which replace your character with a modified ...

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Let it go? No way! Hasbro soars thanks to Frozen

Your next monopoly game piece could be a hashtag When Mattel reported lousy results for the holidays a few weeks ago, investors concluded that rival Hasbro probably had a terrible fourth quarter too. But they were wrong. They forgot that Hasbro has something Mattel no longer has — some Disney magic. Hasbro (HAS) stock surged 15% Monday after it reported earnings and sales for the fourth quarter that easily topped forecasts. That made the stock easily the best performer in the S&P 500. Let’s block ads! (Why?) Latest financial news ...

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Widow wins High Court frozen embryo case

The widow of a Falklands war veteran has won a High Court bid to keep frozen embryos that they had created. Samantha Jefferies, 42, from East Sussex, said they were her “last chance” of having his child. Clive Jefferies died suddenly in 2014 and his wife was told the embryos they had been using in fertility treatment would only be stored for two years. Judge Sir James Munby said it was “obviously right” they were stored for 10 years, as had been initially agreed. And he said he was sorry ...

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Go-to visa for Indian and Chinese temporarily frozen

What is an H-1B visa? A popular visa that offers a path to U.S. citizenship is temporarily closed to Chinese and Indian nationals. The pause in the visa program, which took effect August 1, is yet another crack in the outdated immigration system and evidence that there’s need for more transparency, according to immigration lawyers. At issue is the EB-1 visa. In July, the State Department announced that it would stop processing EB-1 applications from China and India until October. The EB-1 visa is available to three categories of candidates, ...

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Check Out 10 Mario-Themed Frozen Yogurt Flavors Here

Nintendo and frozen yogurt chain Yogurtland announced a partnership last month, and now we know what all the flavors are and when you’ll be able to try them. Mario’s Chocolate Gelato and Bowser’s Dragon Berry Tart are available right now, but you’ll have to wait until the end of August to try Luigi’s White Chocolate Pistachio. Flavors coming in July include Toad’s Rocky Road, Yoshi’s Honeydew, Goomba’s Ice Coffee, and Princess Peach Tart. August gets flavors like Donkey Kong Banana Cream, Shy Guy’s Pineapple Lime Coconut Sorbet, and Koopa Troopa’s ...

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Tardigrades survive more than three decades frozen solid, go on to make more healthy little tardigrades

Share This article Last fall, we reported on the revelation that tardigrades, already known for being indestructible, are also about 16% not-tardigrade. They have quite a bit of foreign DNA in their genome, and scientists aren’t sure why it’s there. Now scientists have revived tardigrades that have been frozen since at least the early 80s. And the tardigrades don’t even seem to have a hangover. Not long after Han Solo got frozen in carbonite, we were digging up moss at Showa Station in Antarctica. Two adult tardigrades and an egg were ...

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Fifa millions frozen by Switzerland

Fifa scandal: Large cash sums frozen by Switzerland 17 December 2015 From the section US & Canada Image copyright AP Image caption Suspended President Sepp Blatter arrived to give evidence before Fifa’s ethics committee on Thursday Millions of Swiss francs in bank accounts belonging to world soccer’s governing body Fifa have been frozen, the Swiss justice ministry has said. US officials believe “corruption money” may have been transited through the frozen accounts, the ministry said. Between 50m and 100m Swiss francs ($ 50.1m-100.2m; £34m-£67m) has been frozen, media reports say. ...

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