Mina Reeve

13 Added | 2 Magazines | 1 Follower | @mina_reeve | ��⭐��

The 50 best beaches in the world

Whether you’re seeking solitude or a party, shallow waters or pounding surf, find the perfect beach in our pick of 50, from Greece to the Galapagos, the Highlands to Hawaii<p>My favourite beach in the world – chosen by readers<p>BEST FOR WOW FACTOR<p>1 Source d’Argent, Seychelles<p>As if a beach like this …

PlentyOfFish

The Best Honeymoon Islands in the World: Readers' Choice Awards

From over-the-top accommodations to secluded escapes, Condé Nast Traveler readers rated their favorite honeymoon islands in 2015.<p>20. Tahiti<p>19. St. John<p>St. John is what honeymoon fantasies are made of: White sand beaches, turquoise crystal-clear water, and heavily-poured rum drinks. Readers love …

Dominican Republic

'Neurostatins' may beat dementia if drugs taken in your 30s

Drug has "serious prospect" of being an effective preventive treatment for Alzheimer's, researchers say<p>A common cancer drug may prevent the onset of Alzheimer’s disease and could be given to people in their 30s to stop dementia ever developing, scientists believe. Researchers at the University of …

A promising new material can convert a major greenhouse gas into clean energy

Developed by a team of researchers in China, the material could be one way to deal with the 36 gigatonnes of CO2 we release into the atmosphere each year due to fossil fuel use.<p>Scientists have been struggling for decades to come up with an energy-efficient way to transform CO2 into something …

Fossil Fuels

Everything you need to know about the new street drug 'flakka' — its insane side effects aren't even the worst part

Many reports are saying this new designer drug is sweeping the state of Florida: Broward Health Medical Center — Florida's public hospital system and one of the largest in the nation — now sees an estimated 25 to 30 flakka patients a day, NBC News reports.<p>The mind-altering substance has been …

Fort Lauderdale

How Did The Halloween Asteroid Sneak Up On Us?

Fortunately it's not headed for Earth<p>Earth is getting a very large trick-or-treater this Halloween.<p>On October 31, an approximately 1,300-foot asteroid will hurtle by at about 1.3 times the distance of the Moon. It'll likely be our closest encounter with such a huge space rock until 2027.<p>The timing …

Parkinson's: Woman who can sniff out disease inspires new research

Scottish pensioner inspires new study to detect Parkinson's disease through body odour after she successfully identifies sufferers by smelling T-shirts<p>Scientists have begun research into if a person's odour can be used to diagnose Parkinson's after a "supersmeller" detected the disease by sniffing …

Beyonce and Jay-Z buy ‘The Big Lebowski’ mansion

The Dude's former hangout may or may not come with rugs and bowling balls...<p>Beyonce and Jay-Z have snapped up the mansion from Jeff Bridges’ cult …

Why Did Google Drive Go Down?

The disruption occurred for several hours this afternoon, but the reason remains unclear<p>Is Google Drive down for you? Us too. The company's online storage option became inaccessible around 2:55 p.m. EDT today and has been wonky ever since, affecting the related Google Docs and Google Sheets web …

How Selena Gomez Deals With Body Shamers

Ellen DeGeneres sat down with Selena Gomez to discuss her recently unveiled lupus diagnosis, her love life, and her relationship with social media body shamers. In the newest issue of <i>Billboard</i>, the singer reveals that she was diagnosed with lupus three years ago, and has since undergone …

Selena Gomez

Parkinson’s disease brain cells burn out scientists say

Canadian researchers liken Parkinson’s disease to an overheating motor<p>Researchers have found that certain brain cells burn out in Parkinson’s disease sufferers.<p>A team of scientists at the University of Montreal may have uncovered a key clue to how Parkinson’s disease develops.<p>The illness, which …

Dementia

The Friendliest Cities in the World

While Reykjavík rounded out <i>Travel + Leisure's</i> 2016 list of the friendliest cities in the World, Iceland ranked third on the World Happiness Index …

More than seven decades later, Monaco apologizes for deporting Jews

Monaco committed the "irreparable" injustice of deporting Jews to Nazi camps during<p>World War II, Prince Albert II said Thursday in belated apology for the action 73 years ago that sent scores of residents and refugees to their deaths.<p>Many of the 66 people handed over to Nazi occupiers in …