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Dark money is pushing democracy in the UK over the edge| George Monbiot

We urgently need new rules to prevent the capture of our politics by billionaires and corporations and their secretive funding<p>How is this acceptable? A multimillionaire City asset manager has pledged to spend up to £700,000 on ousting Labour MPs who campaigned against Brexit. Jeremy Hosking will …

Hard Brexit

Which country drinks the most tea? The answer might surprise you

"Who's getting the teas in?" It's one of the most frequently asked questions in all British offices, with our collective love for a good brew ranking us among the biggest tea consuming nations on the planet.<p>But who's pipped us to the title?<p>As the map above shows, it's Paraguay that tops the charts. …

The case for eliminating sugar. All of it.

Gary Taubes argues in a new book that sugar is toxic and should be consumed as often as tobacco. As in, never.<p>For years, the conventional wisdom about diet has been that we get fat because we eat too many calories.<p>Gary Taubes, the enfant terrible of nutrition writing, has long been making the case …

Diabetes

Hackers just infiltrated the Google Pixel phone in less than 60 seconds

Only a few weeks after the Google Pixel smartphone was released to the public, it still is not immune to hackers who want to infiltrate your device. …