Accomplish the impossible on this edition of Bwoglines!
Happening in the World: Air New Zealand has unveiled a new “Skynest” concept that includes 6 sleeping pods for economy class passengers on its long haul flights. While the concept is still in its testing stages, the airline will reportedly make a final decision regarding the product in 2021. (CNN)
Happening in the US: Disney CEO Bob Iger has stepped down effective immediately. Bob Chapek, chairman of Disney’s parks, experiences and products business has been named his replacement. (CBS)
Happening in New York City: The New York City Council questioned the NYPD’s policy of keeping DNA samples from people who have been cleared as suspects. The database has the genetic codes of 32,000 people and is accused of being a “genetic stop and frisk.” (CBS)
Happening on campus: Bhangra in the Heights XIII is this Saturday, February 29 at 7:30 PM! Join Columbia University Bhangra in Roone Auditorium for a night of Punjabi dance featuring teams from all over the tri-state area, including Husky Bhangra, Gabroo Jawan, UChicago Bhangra, and more. Tickets $10.50 with CUID.
Awesome Panda picture:
Panda via Public Domain Pictures
Air New Zealand via Wikimedia