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Science

Methane Pollution Just Reached New Heights, And The Sources May Not Be What You Think

Methane recently reached 1,900 parts per billion (ppb) of Earth’s atmosphere according to measurements taken by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) in the US. This compares with about 700 ppb before the industrial revolution. Methane is a powerful greenhouse gas, but lasts around nine years in the air. Including the knock-on effects it […]

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Life Style

Tim Dowling: I get just 10 minutes of office sun – I can’t waste it on Wordle

After 30 years in the UK, I’ve grown to regard January as bleak and pointless. But my wife has decided we need a new activity to avoid slipping into hibernation At this time of the year, the sun rises high enough to shine into my office shed at about quarter past nine; 10 minutes later […]

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Science

New Treatment Helps Frogs Regenerate Limbs With Functioning Nerves in Just 18 Months

Our bodies connect us to the world. When people lose parts of their bodies to disease or traumatic injury, they often feel that they’ve lost a part of who they are, even experiencing a grief akin to losing a loved one. Their sense of personal loss is justified because unlike salamanders or snarky comic book […]

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Finance

The value of Warren Buffett’s Apple investment just went up by $9.8 billion in less than a day

In this article AAPL Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett. Andrew Harnik | AP The value of Berkshire Hathaway’s holdings in Apple increased $ 9.8 billion on Friday as Apple stock rose nearly 7% on a strong earnings report. Apple reported December quarter earnings on Thursday, posting nearly $ 124 billion in sales and […]

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Science

Just Two Words on a Cookie Label Can Mess Up How It Tastes, Study Finds

Human taste buds are easily manipulated. With just a few simple words, researchers have found the same chocolate chip cookie can go from tasting scrumptiously sweet and moist to unpleasantly bitter and stale. It all depends on what the label tells us. When 58 adults from Ohio State University were given three cookies to sample, […]

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Business

Employed adults think flexible working is just as important as high salaries in jobs

Half of those polled consider flexible working to be the most important work perk when it comes to deciding which employer to work for. This ranked above a high salary and a great team of colleagues, with 44 percent voting for each of these as other top factors. An annual bonus was also key for […]

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Weird

Don\u2019t you just hate when this happens

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Watch out Samsung! LG just made owning its TVs a whole lot cheaper

FANCY a shiny new TV in your living room? LG is offering customers a much cheaper way to own one of its latest screens. All copyrights for this article are reserved to Daily Express :: Tech Feed

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Travel

The best destinations for British expats in 2022 named with rent just £300 per month

“Homes are far more affordable than Wellington and Auckland on the North Island. Currently, the median house price stands at NZ$ 600,000 (£295,000). “If you work in construction, manufacturing or IT, Christchurch is booming with well-paid opportunities, and the city’s location means that oceans, rivers, mountains and lakes are no more than an hour or […]

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Business

Proof US and UK are on brink of financial crash? Traders just turned heads away from West

Financial crash: Expert talks in 2019 about effects of ‘next’ crisis The world’s largest stock market in the US has already lost 10 percent of its value in the first few weeks of this year as Joe Biden’s administration come under mounting pressure. Stocks in the global superpower have tumbled as fears continue over potential […]