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White US history professor’s racial hoax claim stokes anger

In a blog post that has gained international attention Jessica Krug wrote that she is in fact a white Jewish woman from suburban Kansas City

05 Sep 2020 10:36 AM

Scientists observe highest-energy light from a gamma-ray burst ever

The gamma-ray burst had an afterglow that featured the highest energy photons, a trillion times more energetic than visible light.

25 Nov 2019 11:53 AM

Designing bespoke homes

Twenty-eight-year-old Jahan Tahiliani, apart from building primary luxurious homes, is a part-time football coach.

21 Jun 2019 2:21 AM

US-Saudi citizen slapped, blindfolded, stripped after detention: Report

Walid Fitaihi, a Harvard-trained doctor, was slapped, blindfolded, stripped to his underwear and bound to a chair.

04 Mar 2019 10:26 AM

Experts weigh pros and cons of low-calorie sweetened drinks

A 12-ounce can of regular cola, for instance, contains about 39 grams of sugar.

11 Aug 2018 2:11 PM


Stigma may keep women from using HIV-prevention drugs

Greater social awareness and acceptance could go a long way toward normalizing the use of PrEP and increasing women’s comfort pursuing it.

15 Jun 2018 2:26 PM

Understanding of obesity treatment is limited

The results indicate that most providers lack knowledge and understanding of recommended obesity treatments.

23 Mar 2018 1:06 PM

Text programme may help pregnant women quit smoking: study

Here what researchers found.

02 Oct 2017 4:47 PM