Technology

How To Become A Better Person

We all want to be our best, but many people wonder if it’s actually possible to become a better person once you’re an adult. The answer is a resounding yes. There are always ways to improve yourself. This answer leads to more questions, however. What is the best way to become a better person? What […]

Sport

Jets announce several assistants on Robert Saleh’s first coaching staff

While Jets head coach Robert Saleh held his introductory press conference on Thursday, the team was announcing the names of several members of his coaching staff. It is highlighted by offensive coordinator Mike LaFleur and defensive coordinator Jeff Ulbrich. LaFleur comes with Saleh from the 49ers while Ulbrich finished last season as the Falcons defensive […]

Lifestyle

Genetic factors involved in shaping composition of human gut microbiome, international research team finds

Human genes have an impact on shaping our gut ecosystem according to new evidence from the international MIBioGen consortium study involving more than 18,000 people. The findings, led by the University Medical Center Groningen, Netherlands and involving researchers at the University of Bristol, are published in Nature Genetics. The last decade has substantially broadened our […]

Business

Volkswagen faces EU fine for missing 2020 emissions targets

Volkswagen faces a fine of more than 100 million euros ($121 million) for missing EU targets on carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from its 2020 passenger car fleet, the world’s largest carmaker said on Thursday. It cut average CO2 emissions in the fleet in the European Union by around 20% to 99.8 g/km, but that was […]

Technology

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla made my home a magical wilderness

If you live in London, New York or another global metropolis, you’re probably used to the idea of your local area being represented in big-budget media. But if you’re from Gloucestershire, the closest things get is Hot Fuzz. Though the county is frequently used as a filming location, it’s rarely the focus of the spotlight, […]

News

Police descend on illegal lockdown party as guests heard laughing while fleeing

This is the moment police broke up a lockdown party at a block of flats in Greater Manchester. Witnesses described seeing around 20 police officers force entry to an apartment block in Derby Street, Cheetham Hill at around 3am on Saturday. Greater Manchester Police confirmed its officers attended the address after reports of a party […]

Sport

Robert Saleh won’t call defensive plays with the Jets

Robert Saleh was the fiery defensive coordinator of the 49ers sideline for years, calling effective plays that helped the unit reach Super Bowl LIV last year. He’ll probably still be fiery as he roams the sidelines as the Jets head coach in 2021. But he won’t be calling defensive plays any longer, passing those duties […]

Lifestyle

Study finds national data may be underestimating illicit drug use in young people

A study published in Addiction suggests that the UK government’s current national population-based data may be understating illicit drug usage among young people by as much as 20 percent. Researchers from the University of Bristol compared data from the Crime Survey England and Wales (CSEW) with that of the Bristol-based longitudinal health study Children of […]

Business

When to trade bitcoin? When Saturn crosses Mercury, of course

Bitcoin seems so flighty, some might argue you may as well consult a crystal ball, read the runes or stare at the stars to divine the direction of the capricious cryptocurrency. Enter Maren Altman, bitcoin investor and astrologer. The New Yorker has been following the movements of celestial objects to predict bitcoin price fluctuations since […]

Technology

Control joins Xbox Game Pass for PC this week

Remedy’s excellent Control will join Xbox Game Pass for PC this week this Thursday, 21st January. Microsoft announced the new addition yesterday via its Game Pass Twitter account. Control is already available on Game Pass for Android and Xbox consoles, and has been since early December. If you’ve not yet played Control, it’s well worth […]