Julia Bell

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Is My Achilles Soreness Due to Barefoot Running?

Past Achilles injuries and a switch to minimalist shoes could be the cause of soreness.<p><i>Hi,</i><p><i>I'm just about to turn 50 and I've been running since junior high school. About 10 years ago I fully ruptured my left Achilles tendon playing basketball. Naturally, any pain I've developed since, has been on</i> …

Muscle Feedback: The Key to Fatigue?

A study explores communication between muscle and brain at the point of exhaustion.<p>If I put you on a treadmill and ramp up the speed to a challenging level, you will eventually have to hop off or hit the emergency stop button. But why? What is it, precisely, that determines the moment where you …

Jake Bugg interview: 'The best thing about going to a fashion show? How short it was'

With his fashionable looks, two Ivor Novello nominations, and (rumoured) supermodel girlfriend, Nottingham teenager Jake Bugg is rock's man of the moment. But he's an old fogey at heart, he tells Craig McLean.<p><b>Last July, backstage at</b> <b>T in the Park</b>, a crowd gathered around the ping-pong table. The …

Plant of the Week: Wisteria

The charms of wisteria are almost impossible to resist. Lounging languorously over a fence or pergola, the perennial flowering vine will beckon to …

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‘Bryan Ferry is the backbone of The Great Gatsby soundtrack’

Forget Jay-Z, veteran crooner Bryan Ferry has made his own mark on The Great Gatsby soundtrack, the film’s music arranger Elliot Wheeler tells Alice Vincent.<p><b>The Great Gatsby</b> was always going to be a musical extravaganza: showy scores are what director Baz Luhrmann has become known for. However, the …