Success in America has nothing to do with hard work — and we’re in the middle of a ‘war on normal people’

Justin Merriman/Getty America generally believes the path to success in today's competitive job climate is through hard work, regardless of one's background or hometown. But Andrew Yang, former CEO of Venture for America, says he received an education from Brown and Columbia not by working hard, but because he was a good test taker. Yang believes intelligence […]

Tesla board is reportedly in the dark about buyout—that’s not normal

Enlarge / Musk in 2015. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images) Tesla’s board of directors is gearing up to consider Elon Musk’s plan to take the electric carmaker private. But yesterday afternoon—more than two days after Musk’s original tweet announcing the proposal—Tesla’s board still hadn’t been told who would pay for the deal, Reuters has reported. The board […]

Google Maps: This swimming pool is EIGHT times bigger than a normal pool – would you go?

Google Maps has snapped a swimming pool on its Google Earth function, but this pool is far from ordinary. The pool at the San Alfonso del Mar resort in Algarrobo, Chile is the largest in the world. It can be seen on Google Earth stretching across the Chilean coastline – and would be the perfect […]

High blood pressure: Normal BP for your age revealed – Are you at risk of hypertension?

High blood pressure affects about 25 per cent of all UK adults, according to the NHS. It’s difficult to know whether you have the condition, which is also known as hypertension, as the symptoms only appear if you have extremely high blood pressure. Finding blood in your urine, vision problems, and having a pounding in […]

Cornwall weather forecast: Met Office predict warm spells ‘above normal’ for May holidays

Cornwall will see thousands of staycationers flock to its sandy beaches during the summer months of 2018. As the UK’s most southwestern point, the region ends at Land’s End, with the iconic signpost pointing to a number of different destinations. As staycation holidays look to continue in 2018, the weather forecast for British holidaymakers during […]