Lifestyle

Best Things To Do In Slovenia

Slovenia manages to pack some of Europa’s most stunning natural tourist attractions into its compact size. From the snow-capped mountains and tree-lined valleys to the dark karst caves and gushing waterfalls, Slovenia’s landscape is nothing short of breathtaking. Whether you’re planning on hiking, cycling, caving, or canyoning, there are things to do in Slovenia for […]

Sport

On to the Next One, Episode 6: Matches to make after UFC on ESPN 15

In the sixth episode of On to the Next One, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck and Alex K. Lee put on their matchmaker hats following Saturday night’s UFC on ESPN 15 event at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas. Future fights were discussed for headliners Frankie Edgar and Pedro Munhoz—following the former lightweight champion’s split decision […]

Lifestyle

Optical illusions explained in a fly’s eyes

Why people perceive motion in some static images has mystified not only those who view these optical illusions but neuroscientists who have tried to explain the phenomenon. Now Yale neuroscientists have found some answers in the eyes of flies, they report Aug. 24 in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. It turns […]

Business

CEOs speed up digital push and downsize offices, KPMG survey shows

Companies around the world have moved more of their operations online, plan to reduce office space and have made recruiting and retaining staff their top priority since the coronavirus pandemic struck, a survey showed on Tuesday. A survey from accounting firm KPMG showed 80% of business leaders had accelerated their digital expansion plans during the […]

Technology

DC shows off trailers for The Batman, Wonder Woman, the Snyder cut, and more

At the digital FanDome convention, DC Comics and Warner Bros. showed off half a dozen of their next biggest releases. They played the first trailers for The Batman, The Suicide Squad, and Zack Snyder’s Justice League (the Snyder cut). They revealed two new trailers for Wonder Woman 1984 and Tenet. And they announced two new […]

News

A Michigan woman was declared dead by paramedics. The funeral home found she was alive.

Paramedics declared a Michigan woman dead before her remains were taken to a funeral home — where staff found she was very much alive, authorities said Monday. The bizarre mishap unfolded on Sunday morning in Southfield, when local paramedics rushed to the aid of an unresponsive 20-year-old woman, officials said. The paramedics believed the woman […]

Sport

Leon Edwards goes in on Jorge Masvidal: ‘Street Jesus hard man sh*t was all just marketing’

In March of 2019, both Leon Edwards and Jorge Masvidal fought at UFC London. In the main event, Masvidal knocked out Darren Till and in the co-main event, and Edwards won a split decision over Gunnar Nelson. Afterwards, while backstage giving interviews, Edwards and Masvidal got into a now famous altercation where Masvidal hit Edwards […]

Lifestyle

Flexible targets help immune system make finely-tuned antibodies

An in-depth Garvan study of how the immune system generates effective antibodies provides new insights for vaccine design. Researchers at the Garvan Institute of Medical Research have uncovered a key strategy the immune system uses to generate effective antibodies, which could inform vaccine design for some of the most challenging viruses. In experimental models, the […]

Business

Salesforce, Amgen, Honeywell to join Dow Jones Industrial

Shares of Salesforce.com (CRM.N), Amgen (AMGN.O) and Honeywell International (HON.N) each surged over 3% in extended trade on Monday after it was announced they would join the Dow Jones Industrial Average as of Aug. 31. Exxon Mobil (XOM.N), Pfizer (PFE.N) and Raytheon Technologies RTX.N, which S&P Dow Jones Indices said would leave the 30-component Dow […]

Technology

TikTok moves to sue Trump administration and U.S.

Despite its popularity, TikTok continues to attract the gaze of U.S. lawmakers who fear the app could be a conduit for Chinese espionage. The Trump administration has issued a pair of executive orders aimed at banning ByteDance and forcing a TikTok divestiture in the U.S. And while it seems an acquisition of TikTok’s U.S. operations […]