Pound to euro exchange rate: Sterling ‘unlikely to recover losses’ today

The pound to euro exchange rate dropped slightly on Tuesday by around half a cent and the pound is unlikely to improve in the coming hours. Sterling could still improve before the weekend, however, with the next run of UK figures due out on Friday The pound is currently trading at €1.114 against the euro at […]

First video of Thai soccer team since their rescue shows them waving as they recover in hospital

Thai Govt Public Relations Dept via Twitter The first clips of the Thai soccer team recovering in hospital have been broadcast at a celebratory press conference. They can be seen wearing face masks and hospital gowns in their sterilized unit. Their parents can also be seen waving to them on the other side of a […]

Chelsea culprit Andreas Christensen was NERVOUS and must recover like John Terry did

How he fared against more experienced opponents with just a few Premier League appearances to his name? How nervous he must have felt despite all that in-built bravado that took him all the way to one kick away from deciding a Champions League final? Now there is another youngster attempting the same journey, playing in […]

Throat sensor helps you recover from a stroke

Your abilities to speak and swallow are frequently signs of how well you’re coping after a stroke, but measuring that is difficult. Microphones frequently can’t distinguish between the patient and ambient sounds, and there’s the not-so-small problem of making sensors that can hold up to the rigors of life outside of the hospital. Northwestern University […]

The Places That May Never Recover From the Recession

HEMET, California—Many cities across America are doing better today than they were before the recession. This is not one of them. A decade after the start of the Great Recession, it struggles with pervasive crime and poverty. “We’re still recovering—we were really hit hard on all levels,” Linda Krupa, the mayor of Hemet, told me. […]

The auto industry may take longer than expected to recover after Hurricane Harvey

Flickr / David Hilowitz Forecasters overestimated the number of cars that would be replaced after Hurricane Harvey. New vehicle sales in the Houston area jumped 35.4% year-over-year to 30,670 vehicles, according to the Greater Houston Partnership. It was huge for a November, but just not enough to meet the prior estimates of replacement demand that were […]

Kevlar cartilage could help you recover from joint injuries

It can be difficult to fully recover from knee injuries or other damage to your joints, if just because there hasn’t been an artificial replacement for cartilage that can withstand as much punishment as the real thing. That may not be an issue in the long run, though: scientists have developed a Kevlar-based hydrogel that […]

I tried the clothes Tom Brady uses to help him sleep better and recover faster after games — and they work surprisingly well

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.  Whether training or competing, athletes put their bodies through a lot of strenuous activities.  Naturally, soreness and pain come along with being an athlete, but they’re no excuse for poor performance. From ice […]