As the public turns against plastic, the race is on to find sustainable alternativesAfter pulling plastic straws out of turtles’ nostrils while working at a Brazil nature reserve, shocked British student Chan’nel Thomas realised something had to chang
Construction of the pedestrian bridge that collapsed and killed six people in the Miami area was behind schedule and millions over budget, in part because of a key change in the design and placement of one of its support towers.
WHO even uses Facebook anymore? The social network is the pits – its central News Feed clustered with viral videos that no one watches, or at the very least keeps muted. And every change it makes only serves to exacerbate the problem. The solution is si
Amy Saunders' change in diet has transformed her skin [Media Drum World]
Amy Saunders, 27, saw her skin flare up when she was just 11 years old, following a family holiday to the Caribbean.
After returning home from the trip, Amy hoped her skin would re
International applications to US graduate schools have declined for the first time in more than a decade. Plus, Hull university honours anti-apartheid activist Wiseman Khuzwayo with a £65,000 scholarship Related: How exercise prescriptions could change
Poland is a lynchpin for European climate efforts and is at a crossroads between unprofitable domestic coal, Russian natural gas, and clean energy. New analysis shows choosing clean energy can cut Poland's emissions 40% and save $26 billion by 2050.
SHADEAN McPherson woke up to a screwdriver punching down on her again and again – the first of 17 blows over the course of a few seconds which would change her life forever. Above her was her husband of 12 years and the father of her two children, h
THE Easter holiday dates change each year, so it is important to keep track – especially as careful diary planning can often secure you extra time away from the office. While the dates for Christmas and Valentine’s Day are fixed and easy to remember
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc should be classified as the same type of transportation as limousines and tour buses, a California regulator said on Monday in a proposal that could change how the ride-hailing company is regulated in its ho
STUART BROAD will not feel offended or snubbed if the new ball is taken away from him this week. Captain Joe Root is set to break up the record-breaking partnership of Broad and James Anderson for the pink ball First Test against New Zealand starting on T
The new head of the People’s Bank of China has pedigree as an advocate of free-market reforms. But with Beijing reasserting the role of the state sector in China’s economy, he will find it hard to pursue real change.
Ribena comes under fire for new recipe [Getty]
Ribena have been blasted by loyal customers for changing their recipe.
The Suntory Group, who create the popular soft drink, made drastic changes to the blackcurrant squash in February in a bid to les
TWICE every year our clocks change by one hour – with people either gaining or losing an hour of their precious sleep. The changes allow for longer daylight hours in the summer and a whole hour extra in bed when autumn arrives. But just what is the
Beneath the crystal-clear waters of the Indian Ocean island nation of the Seychelles, a fight is growing to save the coral reefs that shelter a range of creatures, from tiny invertebrates to the sprawling octopus, from climate change.
MILLIONS rely on credit to plug gaps in their finances. Last week, the financial regulator warned that debt levels in the UK are very close to their September 2008 peak – at the high of the credit crisis. A number of households are in “so deep
When 13 cars failed to clear pre-qualifying inspection on Friday in time to get on the track, it produced an interesting quandary.Because of NASCAR’s rule that you must start the race on the tires with which you qualified, the cars that did not particip
NSW government says Simon Smith will leave Department of Industry and be replaced by Simon DraperThe Berejiklian government has made changes to the leadership at the very top of the department responsible for water policy following scandals over the admin