Daniela

54 Added | 5 Magazines | 7 Likes | 1 Following | 1 Follower | @DaniGris | Keep up with Daniela on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Daniela”

Smell test can detect Alzheimer's disease, scientists find

Odour test could identify disease that affects almost 500,000 people in Britain long before memory loss strikes, breakthrough study reveals<p>The early stages of Alzheimer's disease could be detected by smell years before memory loss sets in, a study found.<p>The disease is the most common type of …

Saudis told to prop up currency amid global devaluation war fears

Investors are betting the kingdom's dollar peg will soon collapse, but oil giant should deploy the full force of firepower to protect riyal, say World Bank<p>Saudi Arabia should use its massive foreign exchange reserves to defend the riyal, amid fears the world is descending into a new phase of global …

Gluten-Free Cookie Recipes So Good, You'll Never Notice The Difference

Going gluten-free is hard. But giving up cookies, that's near impossible. What's a life without chocolate chip, peanut butter or plain ol' sugar cookies? Not a delicious one, that's for sure. Luckily, just like with cakes, there are so many great cookies that can be made without flour. Some of them …

Dessert

ISIS kidnaps 20 medical workers in Libya

<b>(CNN) —</b> ISIS kidnapped about 20 medical workers with the Ibn Sina Hospital in Sirte, Libya, on Monday during an attack on the facility, according to a hospital official.<p>A group of more than 30 gunmen from the Islamic State attacked the hospital while a bus was waiting to take the workers, who are …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Take an incredible drone flight through the world's biggest cave

Equipped with a DJI Phantom 2, a Canon 6D and a GoPro Hero 4 Black, photographer Ryan Deboodt has produced some stunning footage of Hang Sơn Đoòng, the world's biggest cave.<p>At a length of some 9 kilometres (5.6 miles), Hang Sơn Đoòng in Vietnam, near the Laos border, is the largest known cave in …

Photography

Are Humans Really Headed To Mars Anytime Soon?

With recent news headlines proclaiming that dozens of people have been selected as finalists for a Martian astronaut corps, it might seem like a trip to this alien world might finally be close at hand.<p>But let's have a little reality check. What are the chances that we really will see people on the …

Space Exploration

Data scientists have isolated the exact times a Yellow Taxi is a better deal than an Uber

Uber, the on-demand taxi service, is on course to revolutionize the way we travel in cities. It’s so popular that it has changed how we talk about other new on-demand services and it’s now valued at over $40 billion. But a team of researchers has shown that—at least in New York City—there are …

New York City

Shailene Woodley Discusses Her Unique Diet, Which Includes Clay, Bone Broth

Shailene Woodley is known for her very organic approaches to diet and beauty, so when the actress stopped by <i>The Late Show</i> on Monday night, host David …

Shailene Woodley

Europe's Cheapest Cities This Year

(Photo: Vilnius, Lithuania/Shutterstock)<p>You've heard it a lot in the last few months: Europe is cheaper than it's been in a long time. The time to go is now. But Europe is a big place. So where should you go to make the most of the strong dollar?<p>Every year, PriceOfTravel.com updates its Europe …

European Travel

Why men lose their memory younger than women

Men are affected by memory loss earlier than women, according to a study. Why does it happen and what can we do to stave it off?<p>Men over 40 have worse memories than women of the same age, <b>according to a study</b> carried out by American scientists.<p>The research showed that the hippocampus area of the …

The 10 most important things in the world right now

<b>1.</b> After an unusually long absence from public view, Russian President Vladimir Putin reappeared Monday— looking "pale" and "puffy" — in a meeting with President Almazbek Atambayev of Kyrgyzstan.<p><b>2.</b> An adviser to the Saudi minister of petroleum said OPEC's decision not to cut oil production in …

McDonald's

Iran producing more natural gas from field shared with Qatar

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran said it began producing more natural gas from a giant field shared with Qatar on Tuesday as part of efforts to expand gas production and alleviate setbacks caused by international sanctions.<p>The additional production from the South Pars field — known as North Dome in Qatar — …

Natural Gas
Urban Design

Islamic State defaces St George in assault on Christian churches in Iraq

Militants replace cross with black flag and destroy images of England's patron saint<p><b>Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (Isil)</b> militants have released new images showing the destruction of Christian churches in the terror sect's strongholds in northern Iraq.<p>The photos depict groups of fanatics …

US-led strikes in Syria kill 1,600 in five months: activists

Comments<p>Your feedback is important to us!<p>We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.<p>Disclaimer: Comments …

The Islamic State threatens to come to Rome; Italians respond with travel advice

In a recently released video that showed the killing of 21 Christians in Libya, all but one of them Egyptian, the Islamic State issued an ominous warning: “Today we are south of Rome,” one masked militant said. “We will conquer Rome with Allah’s permission.”<p>To make matters worse, Rita Katz, …

Italy

France seizes passports of six 'Syria-bound' citizens

<b>French authorities have for the first time confiscated the passports of six nationals who were allegedly planning to travel to Syria to join jihadists.</b><p>Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said the intelligence services believed the men wanted to join the Islamic State (IS) militant group.<p>The measure …

Middle East

Shamima Begum, Amira Abase, Kadiza Sultana: What we know about ISIS-bound teens

3 girls were interviewed by police after schoolmate left for Syria in December<p>Authorities are continuing to search for three London teenagers who are …

Islam

Isis, nuove minacce all’Italia: “Non entrate in guerra”. Appello ai lupi solitari

L’Italia torna nel mirino dei fondamentalisti su internet. Dopo le minacce apparse su <i>Twitter</i> il 22 febbraio, gli jihadisti mettono mette in guardia …

ISIS threatens to take over Rome then throw homosexuals from 'Tower of Pizza'

<b>Rome:</b> Sadistic Islamic State militants have threatened to take over Rome and throw "homosexuals from the Leaning Tower of Pizza".<p>A terrorist …

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Claiming Isis represents Islam is like claiming to the Ku Klux Klan represents Christianity

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has likened comparisons of Isis representing Islam as no different to describing the Ku Klux Klan as “Christian knights”.<p>The …

Libia, Renzi: "Non siamo sotto attacco. Nostra leadership può essere diplomatica e di peacekeeping"

Il presidente del Consiglio usa toni rassicuranti, ma ribadisce: "Non possiamo sottovalutare niente". Prodi a capo missione Onu? "Ban ki Moon …

Hundreds of Assyrians in Beirut protest ISIS kidnappings

Comments<p>Your feedback is important to us!<p>We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.<p>Disclaimer: Comments …

Looted Iraqi Museum in Baghdad reopens 12 years on

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1148000/1148902_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524169104_18b3a6781f2c9a26001c2de653074bf9<p><b>Iraq's national museum has officially reopened in Baghdad, 12 years after it was closed in the aftermath of the US-led invasion.</b><p>Many of the …

UN Security Council