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BBC One - Panorama, The Trouble with Our Trains

An investigation into the disconnect between the claims of the government and rail industry - which maintain that Britain's railways are a success - and the experience of many passengers who feel train services are unreliable, overcrowded and cost far too much money. What will it take to close that …

Prince of Wales' charity says there is nothing wrong with being a Nimby

The Prince of Wales’ charity says that it is “perfectly reasonable to be a Nimby”, because developers too often build ugly homes.<p>The Prince’s Foundation for Building Community said it was acceptable for communities’ “default setting to be a Nimby” until developers built more attractive homes.<p>A …

Mild cognitive impairment (MCI)

What is mild cognitive impairment?<p>Mild cognitive impairment (MCI) is a condition in which someone has minor problems with cognition - their mental …

iPad Art: Sanctuary Baby!

Today’s featured iPad painting is titled ‘Sanctuary Baby!’ and is the work of Hotel Midnight – who has become one of my most favorite iPad artists. I always find her iPad paintings striking and powerful, and I’ve also come to hugely appreciate the wildly creative inspiration and back stories that …

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You'll Flip For Flipboard

At the beginning of this month educator, speaker, tech guru and blogger at <i>Free Technology for Teachers,</i> Richard Byrne hosted a post about a recent …

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Sweet Paul: 10 Side Dishes that are perfect for your next BBQ or Potluck

I just love a perfect side dish -- especially if it's the hit of the party! These dishes will have everyone asking you for the recipe!

Neil Gaiman on Why We Read and What Books Do for the Human Experience

“Truth is not in what happens but in what it tells us about who we are.”<p>The question of why we read and what books actually do for us is as old as the written word itself, and as attractive. Galileo saw reading as a way of having superhuman powers. For Kafka, books were “the axe for the frozen sea …

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How to have Long, Healthy and Shiny Hair

Hair? Who cares about hair? I never did, or maybe I just gave it for granted. However, if there is one compliment I get from strangers whenever I am in the world, it always is: You have really nice hair!, What do you do to have such beautiful hair? My hair is natural, and if I have a healthy mane …

Europe’s Richest Microbiome Biotech Acquires Irish Start-up To Accelerate!

Europe’s Richest Microbiome Biotech Acquires Irish Start-up To Accelerate!<p>Denise Neves Gameiro on 15/02/2016<p>Medical<p><b>Have you ever heard of 4D pharma</b> …

Volume 57 Issue 9 | Rheumatology | Oxford Academic

Microbiome Milestone

<i>A bit of a milestone..</i><p>Dear Rosalie,<p>3 years ago today, I began noticing my son’s autism symptoms unexpectedly improving while taking an …

You’d be surprised how much you can do with a chickpea – Yotam Ottolenghi recipes

From soups and stews to patties, meatballs and veggie sides, the humble chickpea is incredibly versatile<p>Did you make it through 40 days of Lenten abstinence, relying mostly on the tins and cans already in your cupboard? I’m not a great faster, but I have been using up the many cans of chickpeas I …

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Teach Secondary Resource Guide

Review examines nutritional issues related to autism spectrum disorder

About 1 in 88 children has an autism spectrum disorder. This represents a 78% increase in the incidence of autism spectrum disorder since 2002 …

Low glycemic index diet reduces symptoms of autism in mice

The scientists fed pregnant mice either the high or low glycemic index diet and kept their offspring on the same diet after birth and weaning, …

Researchers unravel a genetic link with autistic behaviors—and find a way to undo it

Scientists at the University at Buffalo have identified the mechanisms behind a genetic mutation that produces certain autistic behaviors in mice, as …

20 best secret British isles

Elena Ferrante Writes Fiction That Feels Autobiographical. But Who Is She?

<i>Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay</i> by Elena Ferrante, translated by Ann Goldstein (Europa Editions)<p>In the first novel of Elena Ferrante’s …

Diverging global trends in heart disease and type 2 diabetes: the role of carbohydrates and saturated fats

Benedict Cumberbatch to play Richard III on BBC2

Benedict Cumberbatch is to play Richard III on television – the same character his Sherlock co-star Martin Freeman will play in the West End.<p>The star has been cast in the second series of Shakespeare's History plays (Henry VI in two parts and Richard III) in the Neal Street Productions film for …

Demos and the politics of science

The think tank Demos is celebrating its 20th birthday this week, and yesterday published a book of essays marking 'Twenty Years of Ideas'. At last …