Heart disease, Alzheimer’s disease, and stroke are more likely when you sit down for hours per day.
What it’s like to work in Svalbard, a group of Arctic islands where anyone can live visa-free — as long as you don’t run out of money and abide by its unique set of rules
Longyearbyen, the largest city in Svalbard on May 2, 2022. JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP via Getty Images Svalbard, a Norwegian archipelago by the North Pole, is one of the world's only visa-free zones. But residents who can't support themselves or find housing can be expelled by the governor. Insider spoke with four locals (one of whom was […]
Democratic Rep.-elect Mary Peltola says she was ‘not shocked’ by her House special election win: ‘Alaskans tend to have a long memory’
Democrat Mary Peltola smiles at supporters after delivering remarks at a fundraiser on Aug. 12, 2022, in Juneau, Alaska. AP Photo/Becky Bohrer Mary Peltola told Politico she wasn't "shocked" by her House special election victory in Alaska. The Democratic congresswoman-elect credited her work ethic and reputation as assets in the race. Peltola beat out Sarah […]
Ontario needs to develop strategy to manage long COVID, science table says
Ontario’s recently disbanded science table says the province needs a “proactive and comprehensive strategy” to manage long COVID, including substantial investments in research.
The Long, Leguminous Quest to Give Crops Nitrogen Superpowers
Farmers have to apply heaps of emissions-heavy fertilizer to provide crops with enough nitrogen. Scientists are looking to legumes for help. https://media.wired.com/photos/630cc57d45fbc0c7dd23ba03/master/pass/riceplants_science_GettyImages-831134820.jpg
Walking Dead Stars React to Daryl/ Carol Spinoff News: ‘I’ve Long Been Intrigued With Them’
RELATED STORIES If anyone’s more stoked than fans about The Walking Dead’s “Caryl” spinoff, it’s Norman Reedus and Melissa McBride, the actors who have brought them to life for a decade. “In playing Carol, and as a viewer of the show, I’ve… long been intrigued with Daryl and Carol,” McBride said in a statement, “and […]
P-Valley Finale Recap: The Pynk Is Dead, Long Live The Pynk — Grade It!
RELATED STORIES P-Valley‘s Season 1 finale is titled “Murda Night,” and, well, that’s some honest advertising. Because not only does Lil Murda slay his performance during The Pynk’s final night of business, but the evening ends with an actual murder in the Paradise Room, of all places. The episode picks up where the previous one […]
Shannen Doherty Mourns Our House Co-Star Wilford Brimley: ‘He Was Like a Grandpa to Me for a Very Long Time’
Shannen Doherty is remembering former Our House co-star Wilford Brimley, who died on Saturday at the age of 85. From 1986 to 1988, Brimley played family patriarch Gus Witherspoon on the aforementioned NBC family drama, on which Doherty played his teenage granddaughter, Kris. On Instagram Sunday, Doherty mourned her TV granddad, choosing to remember him as a […]
Dan Walker grills Matt Hancock over ‘slow’ Leicester COVID response: ‘Taken so long’
Walker probed: “So, to the thousands of parents watching this morning who have been encouraged to send their children back to school in various parts of England, because of the low impact on children, what is your message to them this morning?” Hancock went on: “The reason I said that about Leicester is because there […]
Run Finale Recap: What a Long, Strange Trip It’s Been — Plus, Grade It
RELATED STORIES With a detective circling in and a dead body left in their wake, Ruby and Billy’s second-chance love story is about to come crashing down. Life on the Run just isn’t meant to last. Many questions still remained heading into Sunday’s finale: Would Ruby give up her family for another shot with her […]