Nancy Edwards

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Researchers find ‘Allah’ embroidered on Viking burial textiles

Researchers with Uppsala University in Sweden recently took a closer look at a collection of burial garments gathered from 9th and 10th-century Viking graves and discovered that ‘Allah’ and ‘Ali’ were embroidered on some of the pieces.<p>Long thought to be a Viking geometric pattern, an examination of …

Too much manganese may lead to fatal heart infection

A new study suggests that, if consumed in excess, dietary manganese may cause an infection of the heart with the bacterium <i>Staphylococcus aureus</i>, …

Immune System

How to lose subcutaneous fat: All you need to know

For people trying to lose weight, it might feel as if all fat is the same. But there are two different types of fat: visceral and subcutaneous. …

Exercise

See What Became Of Some Of New York’s Most Important Shuttered Music Venues

What became of the Fillmore East, Electric Circus, The Half-Note, Max’s Kansas City, and the Palladium.<p>Peter Shapiro knows what a music venue can mean to fans–and he knows intimately what it’s like to see one close. The owner of the Brooklyn Bowl, which opened in 2009, Shapiro got his start in the …

11 Singer-Songwriters Who Deserve The Nobel Prize

When Bob Dylan won the 2016 Nobel Prize in literature it certainly stirred the academic pot. He was not only the first American to win the prize …

Want to Extend Your Cell Phone’s Battery Life? Stop Doing This

Mediacorp

born violinist Sarah Chang robbed on flight to Russia

Sarah Chang, 36, the Philly-born violinist who began her international career with a solo gig with the Philadelphia Orchestra, was robbed of money …

Theresa May's spin doctor gets paperwork right after questions over conflict of interest

Theresa May’s chief spin doctor formalised her resignation from three companies set up with a public relations executive days after Labour raised questions of a potential conflict of interest.<p>Katie Perrior became the prime minister’s head of communications in July last year. She notified Companies …

Downing Street

Scientists have discovered how to find your bad memories and DELETE them from your mind for good

It is the medical breakthrough which could cheer us up - boffins have found a way to banish bad memories for our brains forever.<p>In news that will be …

University of Toronto