By Claire MarshallEnvironment correspondentPublishedduration15 hours agoimage copyrightPhil Coomesimage captionElla lived near the South Circular road in London, which is notoriously congestedFor the first time in the UK – and possibly the world – air pollution has been recognised as a cause of a person’s death. But was the ruling just a one-off? And what does… . . .
BodyPsychology is the scientific study of the mind and behavior. Psychologists are actively involved in studying and understanding mental processes, brain functions, and behavior. The field of psychology is considered a “Hub Science” with strong connections to the medical sciences, social sciences, and education (Boyack, Klavans, & Borner, 2005).At Ohio State, the Department of Psychology… . . .
Publishedduration1 day agoimage copyrightGetty Imagesimage captionMackenzie Scott pictured with her ex-husband Jeff Bezos in 2017MacKenzie Scott, the ex-wife of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, has donated more than $4bn (£3bn) to food banks and emergency relief funds in four months.In a blog post, Ms Scott said she wanted to help Americans who were struggling because of… . . .
By Harry Farley BBC NewsPublishedduration2 hours agoimage copyrightGetty Imagesimage captionLong-standing LGBT advocates such as Archbishop Desmond Tutu are among the signatoriesMore than 370 religious leaders from around the world are calling for a ban on conversion therapy – the attempt to change a person’s sexual orientation or gender identity.The signatories to the declaration represent all… . . .
Upgrade Your TV AudioNew TVs are generally thin, which is great for how they look on your wall or in your entertainment center. However, that’s not so good for how they sound. Speakers typically need a lot of space to produce good audio (with a few unique technical exceptions, like expensive and rare electrostatic panel speakers), and there… . . .
Publishedduration11 hours agoimage copyrightEPAimage captionMichel Barnier is leading the EU’s negotiating team in Monday’s talksUK and EU negotiators have restarted talks over a post-Brexit trade deal in hope of securing an agreement.It comes after the two sides confirmed on Sunday there had been enough progress for negotiations to continue. EU Commission President Ursula von der… . . .
Publishedduration1 hour agoBritish espionage writer John le Carré has died aged 89, following a short illness, his literary agent has said. The Spy Who Came In From The Cold, and Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy author died from pneumonia on Saturday night. Jonny Geller described him as an “undisputed giant of English literature” who “defined the… . . .
Riyad Mahrez’s first-half effort, saved by David de Gea, was one of only four shots on target at Old TraffordOle Gunnar Solskjaer said Manchester United displayed the “best performance we have had” in a derby during his tenure as his side played out a dismal stalemate behind closed doors against Manchester City at Old Trafford.… . . .
Source: Rich Edmonds / Windows CentralIntel and AMD share a similar model-naming scheme. The two main families of processors — Core and Ryzen, respectively — use 3, 5, 7, and 9 to differentiate the CPUs. The lower the number, the less capable the processor usually is. A Ryzen 3 processor won’t be able to outpace… . . .