Shhh… Nasa’s supersonic silent aircraft gets name reflecting long QueSST to make it

After decades in the making, NASA’ s silent supersonic aircraft seems to have reached the stage it deserved a name. The plane is designed to travel over cities faster than the speed of sound and as quietly as a mouse. The moniker X-59 QueSST was given to the experimental aircraft by the US Air Force, […]

What is a silent heart attack? HALF of us are missing the signs

A silent heart attack is defined as a heart attack you didn’t realise you had.  Also known as a silent myocardial infarction (SMI), they are said to account for about half of all heart attacks, but are mistaken for less serious conditions. The symptoms can feel mild, lacking the intensity of classic heart attack signs […]

The US is a week into the military drill that terrifies Kim Jong Un — but North Korea has been strangely silent

STR/AFP/Getty Images North Korean state media has not reported on US-South Korean military drills that began a week ago. The month-long joint military exercises usually agitate North Korea, which has responded with provocations in the past. As sanctions take hold, the silence may be part of Kim Jong Un’s hope to hold constructive talks with […]

‘Jay and Silent Bob’ Are Back – in a Virtual Reality Series

Jay and Silent Bob are striking back, again. But this time, you can see them in virtual reality. Writer-director Kevin Smith is reviving his iconic cinematic slacker duo for 2018 in a Jay and Silent Bob VR series. Jay and Silent Bob VR will be a live-action comedy series written and directed by Smith, the Tracking Board reports. […]

Daily Podcast: Rampage Reactions, Box Office, Jay and Silent Bob, MoviePass, Terminator, Talisman, and Lord of the Rings

On the April 5, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk about the latest film news, including Rampage, Infinity War, Star Wars, MoviePass, The Accountant, Jay and Silent Bob, Terminator, The Talisman, and Lord of the Rings. You can subscribe to /Film Daily […]

Fatty liver disease: Four ways to avoid the SILENT killer

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) affects up to one in three people in the UK. According to Public Health England, most people with liver disease die before retirement age, making it the third biggest cause of premature mortality. The epidemic is caused by the growing obesity problem. As the number of obese Britons increases – […]

Japanese 2-way sensation Shohei Ohtani hit his first career home run and his teammates gave him the silent treatment

Jae C. Hong/AP Shohei Ohtani, the Japanese Babe Ruth who can both hit and pitch, hit his first career home run, a 3-run home run for the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night in his first career at bat in front of the home fans. After rounding the bases, Ohtani’s Angels teammates gave him the […]

The Silent Child: You won't believe how Rachel Shenton made Oscar-winning short film

The lauded short film is about a deaf child, and how writer-actress Rachel Shenton’s character manages to get through to her. It’s had rave reviews, and gets its TV premiere this evening (Friday 30) and Sunday (April 1) on BBC One. But its road to success wasn’t an easy one – and Shenton has revealed […]