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Blood moon: lunar eclipse myths from around the world

Shutterstock Daniel Brown, Nottingham Trent University Millions of people will have the opportunity to see a lunar eclipse – an event popularly known in the media as a “blood moon” […]

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Wimbledon: why Federer is the greatest on grass and Rafa Nadal is the king of clay

Shutterstock Chelsea Starbuck, University of Salford Tennis fans could be forgiven for feeling a sense of deja vu. For the first time since 2012, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer sit […]

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The mystery of how babies experience pain

Crying may not tell the whole story. Maesse Photography Laura Jones, UCL Before the 1980s, clinicians actually performed surgery on newborns without giving them anaesthetics or pain medications. This wasn’t […]

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Are men cleaner than women?

It has been revealed that men are ‘officially’ cleaner than women but when women do take to the cubicle, they spend far too long in there! With 70% of men […]

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Government plans to tackle childhood obesity

Public Health England (PHE) announces plans to consider the evidence, set guidelines and closely monitor progress on calorie reduction. As set out in the plan, PHE will now consider the evidence on children’s […]

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