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World’s first contraceptive pill for men could be developed in UK

Researchers at the University of Wolverhampton received £122,000 to fund their pioneering work, 63 years after the first female birth control pill was approved for use in 1960. The cash injection from the Male Contraceptive Initiative in the US will help in the creation of reversible and non-hormonal drugs. Two main types of birth control […]

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World’s first self-driving bus to hit the streets of Edinburgh

In a world first, full-sized self-driving buses will hit the streets of Edinburgh this spring thanks to a project that has received £10.4million in combined Government and industry funding. The grant is one of seven issued by the Centre for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles to British companies to develop experimental self-driving passengers and freight services. […]

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Sports

World’s richest footballer worth 10 times Ronaldo and Messi

Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are renowned for being two of the greatest footballers to ever grace the football pitch, with their wages certainly reflecting that over the years. But the pair would love to have a fraction of the wealth of midfielder Faiq Bolkiah. The 24-year-old is the world’s richest footballer, having a net […]

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PR

First Gathering of the World’s Mega-Travelers Concludes with

‘The Extraordinary Travel Festival’ Initiates Search for 2024 Host Location BANGKOK, THAILAND, February 1, 2023 /EINPresswire.com/ — Award-winning travel photographer, podcaster, blogger and filmmaker Ric Gazarian announces the successful conclusion of the Extraordinary Travel Festival (ETF) and the search for a 2024 location. The Festival is an event he created to bring together the world’s […]

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Business

Luxury stocks rally from China reopening, but world’s largest

A salesperson showing the limited edition launched by Emporio Armani to welcome the Year of the Tiger at a duty-free store in Haikou, south China’s Hainan Province, January 15, 2022. Zhou Huimin | Xinhua News Agency | Getty Images Stocks of many luxury fashion houses reliant on Chinese consumers rallied on China’s reopening, but those […]

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Travel

The world’s best destination for British expats is ‘wonderful’

New research from ECA International found the most liveable cities for European expats. The best destination is a “wonderful” European city. Best destinations for British expats Bern, Switzerland Copenhagen, Denmark The Hague, Netherlands Geneva, Switzerland Eindhoven, Netherlands Stavanger, Norway Amsterdam, Netherlands Gothenburg, Sweden Basel, Switzerland Rotterdam, Netherlands READ MORE: Tenerife holiday warning as strict rules start […]

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Technology

China Is the World’s Biggest Face Recognition Dealer

Early last year, the government of Bangladesh began weighing an offer from an unnamed Chinese company to build a smart city on the Bay of Bengal with infrastructure enhanced by artificial intelligence. Construction of the high-tech metropolis has yet to begin, but if it proceeds it may include face recognition software that can use public cameras to identify missing […]

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Science

Energy lifeline as UK’s untapped resource is ‘world’s best

The UK has a unique, untapped resource, that experts believe is the “only solution” to tackling the energy crisis over the long term, Express.co.uk was told. Over the past year, the country has been scrambling to end its reliance on gas, by accelerating the development of more renewable energy like wind and solar power. Aside […]

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UK

World’s oldest runestone found in Norway may be a love note

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Travel

World’s ‘most powerful’ tourism city revealed | CNN

Editor’s Note: Sign up for Unlocking the World, CNN Travel’s weekly newsletter. Get news about destinations opening, inspiration for future adventures, plus the latest in aviation, food and drink, where to stay and other travel developments. CNN  —  Paris is a city beloved for fine food, fine art and fine fashion. But a new index […]