Sun, 15 September, 2019

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Water Discovered In Atmosphere Of Exoplanet That Could Support Earth-Like Life

Water has been discovered for the first time in the atmosphere of an exoplanet with Earth-like temperatures that could support life as...

London Selfie Factory Pop-Up Lets Instagram Generation Strike A Pose

Posing in a bath of pink balls or throwing up handfuls of multicoloured confetti, teenagers and 20-somethings snap away at a purpose-built...

The Rhino And Lion Nature Reserve Says NO To Cub Petting!

The Rhino and Lion Nature Reserve in the Cradle of Humankind will no longer be offering cub petting to the public, with...

99 Couples Got Hitched As One, Malaysia

Ninety-nine couples in Malaysia said their marriage vows at a popular Chinese temple on Monday, an auspicious date signifying long-lasting happiness.

Shorter People Run Higher Risk Of Diabetes – Study

Shorter people are at greater risk of developing type 2 diabetes, according to a study published Tuesday.Each additional...

An Australian Charged $68,000 For A Beer In Britain

An Australian cricket journalist in Britain for the Ashes test series is claiming to have drunk “the most expensive beer in history”...

Cancer Now Leading Cause Of Deaths In Rich Countries, Study Shows

Cancer has become the leading cause of death in rich nations, overtaking heart disease, according to the results of two landmark, decade-long global...

The Technology Of Better Humans

Chris Messina spent 15 years immersed in the culture and tech companies of Silicon Valley. Among other popular creations, his best known...

No ‘Gay Gene’, But Study Finds Genetic Links To Sexual Behaviour

A large scientific study into the biological basis of sexual behaviour has confirmed there is no single “gay gene” but that a...

‘Social Jet Lag’ Linked To Poorly Controlled Diabetes

Diabetics with irregular sleep schedules that diverge from their internal body clocks may be at increased risk for dangerously high blood sugar,...

How The Day Of The Week Affects Your Decisions

Does the day of the week affect your daily decisions? Jet Sanders’s research says it does. In this talk, she shares how...

More Plant Protein Tied To Longer Life, Japanese Study Reveals

People who eat more plant-based protein may live longer than those who get more protein from meat, a Japanese study suggests.

Scientists A Step Closer To Saving Northern White Rhino From Extinction

Veterinarians have successfully harvested eggs from the last two surviving northern white rhinos, taking them one step closer to bringing the species...

GSK Long-Acting HIV Injection Succeeds In Study

GlaxoSmithKline’s prospective two-monthly two-drug injection to treat HIV was as effective as a monthly dose of the same regimen in maintaining...

How Faecal Transplants Can Save Starving Koalas

Scientists in Australia have discovered how to save starving koalas whose fussy eating habits make them vulnerable to habitat loss: by feeding...

Something To Ponder

Women And Girls Under SiegeIn South Africa, Gender Based Violence has become synonymous with Femicide. In the recent past, murders against women and the girl child...

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Guardiola Still ‘In Love’ With City Players Despite Shock Defeat

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola insisted he still "loves" his players after a shock 3-2 defeat at newly-promoted Norwich saw the Premier...