Lifestyle

How To Be Less Angry

Do you want to be less angry? Here are seven proven ways to diffuse anger, shrug off frustrations and minimise the fallout for those times when we inevitably lose our cool. When the tennis ace smashed her tennis racquet at the US Open after the umpire accused her of cheating (an accusation she strongly denies), she was slapped […]

Sport

Panthers designate Christian McCaffrey for return

The Panthers have taken another step toward getting running back Christian McCaffrey back in the lineup. McCaffrey was designated for return from injured reserve on Tuesday. The move opens a 21-day window for McCaffrey to practice with the team before they’d be faced with a decision to activate him or shut him down for the […]

Lifestyle

How herpes infection may impair human fetal brain development

Three cell-based models shed light on how herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1) infection, which can spread to the fetal brain during pregnancy, may contribute to various neurodevelopmental disabilities and long-term neurological problems into adulthood, according to a study published October 22, 2020 in the open-access journal PLOS Pathogens by Pu Chen and Ying Wu […]

Business

Firms sign up to #10000BlackInterns scheme for workplace diversity

The NHS, the law firm Linklaters and the accountancy firm PricewaterhouseCoopers are among the large companies that have promised to cumulatively hire 10,000 black interns amid a push to improve the diversity of the UK’s professional industries. Businesses who sign up to the #10000BlackInterns programme will offer paid internships in sectors that have struggled to […]

Technology

Snapchat finally lets all iOS users put music in their snaps

Snap is making good on its word to bring music to Snapchat and setting itself up to compete even more so with TikTok and Instagram. The company announced today that iOS users around the world will be able to include popular music in their snaps. It already brought the feature to people in New Zealand […]

News

Gambling addict kids losing up to £100k treated at first NHS clinic for children

Addict kids are being treated at the first NHS child gambling clinic after losing up to £100,000. These shocking debts are just the tip of the iceberg as the Sunday People today exposes the crisis of teens across the UK who are hooked on internet football betting and web casinos. At least 55,000 aged between […]

Sport

Mike Tomlin anticipates “rough and tumble game” against Ravens

The Steelers and Ravens will continue their long-running rivalry in Baltimore this Sunday and head coach Mike Tomlin thinks the game will fall in line with historical norms. Tomlin is 11-13 against the Ravens in the regular season — 2-1 in the postseason — since John Harbaugh became the head coach in Baltimore and many […]

Lifestyle

How genetic variation gives rise to differences in mathematical ability

DNA variation in a gene called ROBO1 is associated with early anatomical differences in a brain region that plays a key role in quantity representation, potentially explaining how genetic variability might shape mathematical performance in children, according to a study published October 22nd in the open-access journal PLOS Biology by Michael Skeide of the Max […]

Business

Stimulus package for UK’s poorest families vital, report says

An urgent “family stimulus” package alongside the chancellor’s new job support scheme is vital to prevent hundreds of thousands of parents and their children falling below the poverty line this winter, according to a new joint report from the IPPR thinktank and the TUC. The organisations have called for an overhaul of the UK’s social […]

Technology

Microsoft’s new-look Xbox dashboard is rolling out this week

The October update for Xbox is arriving this week, bringing with it a taste of the next generation. Microsoft has announced that a new dashboard design is rolling out to Xbox consoles as part of the latest update, and it’ll also run on the Xbox Series X and Series S when they launch next month. […]