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Sky-Diving

From hero to zero – what’s the future for tourism?

Having a flightless bird as our national symbol is proving particularly appropriate in a global pandemic. New Zealanders made more than 3 million overseas trips last year, but Covid-19 has abruptly clipped our wings, and grounded international tourism for the foreseeable future. Having now infected more than 1 million people and killed…
bubmag
April 4, 2020
Sky-Diving

Some random trivia about me to pass the time

Since everyone seems to be on Facebook lately, I've noticed a ton of questionnaires about random things... just silly questions to answer to pass the time. I actually really enjoy reading them! I usually learn something new, even about people I know well. So, I compiled three of the lists…
bubmag
April 1, 2020
Sky-Diving

4 Ways To Stay Calm When Stock Markets Panic

Lately, the stock market has been volatile, which for many is scarier than sky diving. Getty Images On a normal day, it is easy for the average American to ignore what the stock market is doing. During the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, however, news outlets seem to be focused on stock…
bubmag
March 29, 2020
Sky-Diving

4 Ways To Say Calm When Stock Markets Panic

Lately, the stock market has been volatile, which for many is scarier than sky diving. Getty Images On a normal day, it is easy for the average American to ignore what the stock market is doing. During the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, however, news outlets seem to be focused on stock…
bubmag
March 29, 2020
Sky-Diving

What Does a State of Emergency Mean for the Coronavirus Crisis?

Following Donald Trump’s declaration of a federal state of emergency nearly two weeks ago, every state except West Virginia had also declared a state of emergency over COVID-19. States have statutes that give police powers to the government in situations like hurricanes, fires or disease outbreaks. But as experts in public health, we know that different states empower…
bubmag
March 27, 2020