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Boy finds Northland identity's medals dumped in Arnold Rae Park
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 09:24

A 2-year-old boy playing in a park in Kaitaia has found a swag of medals belonging to a Northland identity. Charlie Smellie, a shopkeeper, founding me...

Singapore study finds longtime Type 2 diabetes patients at risk of having colour vision impaired
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 00:26

By Alfred Chua Researchers here have found a link between Type 2 diabetes and colour vision deficiency, and they would recommend that this impairment ...

The more competitive, the more passionate in romantic relationships, study finds
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 20:25

Americans are more passionate toward their romantic partners than Japanese people are because Americans live in social environments in which people ha...

Researcher finds another security flaw in Intel management firmware [Updated]
  • Sun, 14 Jan 2018 13:41

Meltdown and Spectre are not the only security problems Intel is facing these days. Today, researchers at F-Secure have revealed another weakness in I...

Boy finds message in a bottle from Canada washed up in Cornwall
  • Sun, 14 Jan 2018 05:36

Noah Crooks was helping to clear plastic at Stanbury Mouth near Bude with his brother and father. BBC News - England

Health | Child obesity study finds the most vulnerable age is 9 or 10
  • Sun, 14 Jan 2018 03:32

Macau Daily Times feed A study on obesity rates in children, co-produced by a Macau-based scholar, recently found that the age group 9 to 10 years ol...

Diversity boosts innovation in US companies, study finds
  • Sun, 14 Jan 2018 02:12

A recent study finds that taking steps to foster diversity makes a company more innovative, in terms of product innovations, patents created and citat...

Sharp drop in Australian teenagers’ use of drugs, alcohol and tobacco signals change in parent behaviour, study finds
  • Sat, 13 Jan 2018 08:11

The consumption of alcohol and tobacco has dropped among Australian teenagers and they are also using fewer drugs than 20 years ago, according to a ne...

Artificial life finds a way: the legacy of Creatures
  • Sat, 13 Jan 2018 04:39

There was a time when virtual pets were all the rage, and of all virtual pets, Creatures were the most rewarding and the most demanding. The artificia...

EU Finds Irregularities in Projects Linked to Hungarian Leader's Son-in-Law
  • Sat, 13 Jan 2018 00:32

The European Union’s antifraud office is recommending that Hungary’s top authorities take legal action over “serious irregularities” in projec...

NASA finds easy-to-access water all over Mars
  • Fri, 12 Jan 2018 22:41

NASA and private companies like SpaceX are busy planning Mars missions, but only have a vague idea of how they're going to find critical water su...

Protecting corridors is critical to preserving genetic diversity in tigers, and mizimising extinction, study finds
  • Fri, 12 Jan 2018 22:05

Tigers have lost 95% of their historical range, and what remains is highly fragmented. According to a new study, high traffic roads and densely popula...

Learners should get night-driving lessons to reduce accidents, research finds
  • Fri, 12 Jan 2018 04:58

Hugo Griffiths 2018-01-11 17:00 Investigation suggests experience, not age, is primarily responsible for reduced accident rates ...

Malaysia to pay US firm up to $70M if it finds missing plane
  • Thu, 11 Jan 2018 11:40

Malaysia's government will pay U.S. company Ocean Infinity up to $ 70 million if it can find the wreckage or black boxes of Malaysia Airlines Flight ...

Number of women behind the camera in Hollywood hasn't changed in 20 years, study finds
  • Thu, 11 Jan 2018 10:37

In 2017, the top three films of the 2017 box office all starred women. But behind the camera, things aren't looking as promising. Sure, Star Wars: The...

Beauty of politicians plays an important role for German voters, study finds
  • Wed, 10 Jan 2018 17:24

Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who's the prettiest politician of them all? (Hint: not Chancellor Merkel) The Local

Every second Irish woman started a diet in 2018 - survey finds
  • Tue, 09 Jan 2018 21:21

Christmas and New Year seems like a distant memory at this point, although most of us have only been back to work one week. Ireland:

More Irish professionals returning home, survey finds
  • Mon, 08 Jan 2018 11:26

Irish professionals are returning from abroad in greater numbers, according to a new survey. Business:

Bitcoin Finds a Home in Cash-Loving Germany
  • Mon, 08 Jan 2018 04:34

A motley crew of old-money investors, entrepreneurs, crypto-anarchists and anti-inflation hawks is rallying around bitcoin in a surprising place: cash...

Heart attack care dangerously unequal for women, study finds
  • Sat, 06 Jan 2018 14:29

Fewer women heart attack victims would die if they were given the same treatments as men, says a study. BBC News - Health

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