Enlarge / London’s Millennium Bridge had issues with excessive shaking and swaying when it first opened in June 2000. (credit: Alberto Pezzali/NurPhoto/Getty Images) When London’s Millennium Bridge first opened in June 2000, the city was alarmed to discover that the motion of crowds of pedestrians crossing it gave rise to significant shaking and swaying. Londoners […]
ARTHRITIS is a common condition that causes pain and inflammation of the joints. The two most common types of arthritis are osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis, but there is another type of the condition which could be caused by this bowel problem.
A measles outbreak in Europe this summer is due to a lack of immunization, according to the World Health Organization. Researchers say that Russian trolls posting misinformation on vaccines are part of the problem.
Sean Gallup/Getty Images The New Yorker announced that Steve Bannon, who embraces the label of “racist,” would headline its 19th annual The New Yorker Festival. New Yorker staff members, journalists, and prominent celebrities quickly attacked the decision on Twitter. Within hours, several top celebrities had announced they would not attend the festival. The New Yorker […]
Scientists say ‘sonic attacks’ on US embassies may have been caused by Cold-War era microwave weapons
Scientists say microwave signals may have caused brain injuries to 33 US officials and their family members at embassies in Cuba and China. The saga began in 2016 when 24 US diplomats and their family members fell ill after being exposed to what US officials claim was some form of “sonic attack.” Since then, more […]
Asthma is a common lung condition which causes breathing difficulties. The main symptoms are wheezing, breathlessness, tightness around the chest and coughing. Many people first develop asthma when they are children, but it is possible to also develop it as an adult. According to Asthma UK, one in 10 cases of asthma in adults is […]
ASTHMA doesn’t always begin in childhood, but can also be developed later in life when you are an adult. If you develop asthma as an adult, it could actually be a result of where you work. This is known as occupational asthma.
By the time class let out for the summer in 2016, a Vancouver Island preteen was spending almost all of every school day alone in an empty room, away from his friends.
The bug serves as a reminder of China-friendly censorship code hidden in all iOS devices. https://media.wired.com/photos/5b45060e9bc3f356f40593ba/master/pass/Taiwan_Flag-159517619.jpg
Comcast customers across the country experienced outages Friday, thanks to multiple cuts to fiber optic cables. https://media.wired.com/photos/5b36aa4687588d56121be2d6/master/pass/fiber-495521238.jpg