Peggy Davis

10 Flips | 2 Magazines | 36 Likes | 2 Followers | @PeggyDavis4i1k | Keep up with Peggy Davis 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 “Peggy Davis”

Dr Hannah Fry: the mathematical models that underpin our sexual success

<b>What are the odds?</b><p><i>Or how mathematician Peter Backus weighed up his chances of finding love…</i><p>Just as it’s not possible to calculate precisely how many alien life forms there are, it’s also not possible to calculate exactly how many potential partners you may have. But all the same, being able to …

Mathematics

Chief Medical Officer defends three-parent baby technique

Professor Dame Sally Davies has spoken up in favour of the treatment to replace defective mitochondrial DNA, a technique that would see IVF babies born with DNA from three different people<p>The Chief Medical Officer for England has refuted suggestions that a new technique that would see IVF babies …

How to curb hunger pangs with your mind

There may be a simple way to lose weight using only the power of thought. You just have to know how, says David Robson.<p>Eric Robinson has a surprising tool for weight loss. It’s something we all have, but perhaps don’t use it as much as we’d like: our memory.<p>Dieters often feel that they are waging …

Nutrition

The Next Generation Icons

Perhaps these new faces can chalk up some of their success to mirroring the icons of past and present. See the original standouts and their modern mirrors.<p>Perhaps these new faces can chalk up some of their success to mirroring the icons of past and present. See the original standouts and their …

Kendall Jenner

December 2014

After Sandy Hook, A Saxophonist Remembers A 'Beautiful Life'

Jimmy Greene's <i>Beautiful Life</i> is dedicated to the memory of his 6-year-old daughter, Ana Márquez-Greene, one of the 20 children killed in the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. The first song is an arrangement of "Come Thou Almighty King." The hymn was in a piano book that …