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7 Foods That Prevent Overeating

Willpower: It’s the key to successful weight loss, right? In fact, no. When it comes to battling the forces of food cravings, relying on your …

Sir Edward Heath: Sex trial was not dropped to cover up ex-PM allegations, says lawyer

Prosecutor at the centre of a 1992 trial says claims that it was dropped to protect the reputation of the former prime minister are untrue<p>A sex abuse prosecution at the centre of allegations involving Sir Edward Heath was not dropped to protect the former prime minister, a barrister at the centre …

Why You Should Eat Watermelon

Watermelons originated in Africa and are grown on vines in sandy soil throughout the world. You need at least three months of reliably hot, sunny …

Inside Iran: 360° images let armchair travellers tour the country

Armchair travellers can now enjoy 360° views of the ruins at Persepolis, and other attractions in Iran, thanks to a photographer's images of the country.<p>Willy Kaemena, from Bremen in Germany, created the above panorama of the city, the Persian Empire’s first capital, founded by Darius the Great in …

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Do Green Spaces In Cities Help Close “Well-Being Gaps” Between Rich And Poor?

That’s the tantalizing proposition of research by Rich Mitchell, a professor at the University of Glasgow, and colleagues. They suggest that green …

Shipping industry sends SOS to EU over Mediterranean crisis

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Bound by the laws of the sea to help vessels in distress, shipping companies say Europe's migration crisis has placed …

Thousands evacuated as Chile volcano erupts

Southern Chile's Calbuco volcano has erupted for the second time in a day, after being dormant for about half a century.<p>The first eruption on Wednesday sent a thick plume of ash and smoke several kilometres into the sky, local television images showed.<p>More than 5,000 people were evacuated from the …

Nat Rothschild is funding a new Uber alternative for London

Maaxi is an iPhone and Android app that lets users order a black cab ride, which is then shared with others travelling on a similar route.<p>Rothschild, who is the heir to his family's multi-billion dollar fortune, provided seed funding for Maaxi.<p>Uber has a similar carpooling service called UberPool …

A Peek Inside MoMA’s Hotly Anticipated Björk Retrospective

An army of Björk takes over the Museum of Modern Art on Sunday. The Icelandic pop star/alien fairy goddess’s hotly anticipated retrospective coincides with the release of her ninth studio album, “Vulnicura,”* and covers 20 years of her shapeshifting career in music, art, design, and …