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Mission to Mars may require astronauts to wear swimming goggles – Telegraph.co.uk

Mission to Mars may require astronauts to wear swimming goggles –...

Swimming goggles could be used to protect astronauts’ eyes on long missions to Mars, a new study suggests. Experiments by Nasa scientists found goggles protected vision by boosting the pressure of fluid inside the eye. Astronauts on long missions at the International Space Station have been found to experience changes to their eyes that last…
Police clear Extinction Rebellion protesters from Waterloo Bridge – The Guardian

Police clear Extinction Rebellion protesters from Waterloo Bridge – The Guardian

Police have cleared the remaining Extinction Rebellion activists from Waterloo Bridge in London, despite earlier calls on social media for people that were willing to be arrested to “go there and save it”. The roads around Parliament Square were cleared of protesters earlier on Sunday, with the northbound carriageway of Waterloo Bridge reopened to traffic…
Garth Crooks’ team of the week: Ederson, Van Dijk, Foden, Perez – BBC Sport

Garth Crooks’ team of the week: Ederson, Van Dijk, Foden, Perez...

Liverpool remain two points clear at the top of the Premier League following a 2-0 win at Cardiff City after Manchester City beat Tottenham 1-0 to keep the pressure on.In the battle for Champions League places, Arsenal were beaten 3-2 at home by Crystal Palace and Manchester United crumbled to a 4-0 defeat at Everton.At…
British woman Faye Mooney killed by kidnappers in Nigeria – Sky News

British woman Faye Mooney killed by kidnappers in Nigeria – Sky...

Kidnappers in Nigeria have shot dead a British woman and a Nigerian man, and abducted three others, officials have said.Police and the British High Commission have named the woman as Faye Mooney, 29, and said they were aware of an incident which took place at a holiday resort on Friday but added that they would…
An Unlikely Suspect May Push Bitcoin’s Market Cap to Over $1 Trillion – newsBTC

An Unlikely Suspect May Push Bitcoin’s Market Cap to Over $1...

Although the crypto markets are currently caught in a bout of sideways trading, many analysts and investors are closely watching some newly formed technical levels for insight into where Bitcoin (BTC) is heading next.While looking through a long-term lens, however, the recent price gains the markets have incurred will (hopefully) be a drop in the…
Thrifty mum feeds her family leftover curry and ROAD KILL to save the pennies – Mirror Online

Thrifty mum feeds her family leftover curry and ROAD KILL to...

A super-savvy mum was able to give up work by feeding her family road kill and massively reduced items in a bid to slash their monthly food bill. When Laura Ansbro left her marketing job three years ago to become a full time mum to her three-year-old Wilf she had to adjust to the drop…
Shopping centres and DIY stores struggle in Easter sunshine – The Guardian

Shopping centres and DIY stores struggle in Easter sunshine – The...

High street footfall rises, but non-food sector and retail parks have a tough weekend Weymouth beach on Saturday. DIY centres were less busy. Photograph: Tom Corban/Rex British shopping centres, DIY stores and garden centres struggled over the bank holiday weekend as shoppers stayed outside to enjoy the blazing sunshine. Indoor shopping centres were hit particularly…
How to bake a sweet potato 3 ways — and the tools you need to do it

How to bake a sweet potato 3 ways — and the...

Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent and objective. iStock / juliedeshalesSweet potatoes are rich in nutrients, low in fat, and versatile enough for use…
Forget millennials — the real financial time bomb in America is Gen X

Forget millennials — the real financial time bomb in America is...

Many Gen Xers are unprepared to retire in their 60s, according to an INSIDER and Morning Consult survey. Almost half of Gen X respondents, defined as ages 38 to 53, said they have no money saved in a retirement account. The Gen Xers were the least likely generation to say they would save or invest…
TSA body scanners may be more likely to trigger false alarms if you’re black or overweight

TSA body scanners may be more likely to trigger false alarms...

A TSA security checkpoint. AP TSA airport body scanner may be more likely to produce false alarms against certain members of society.According to a report published by ProPublica this week, the TSA's advanced imaging technology (AIT) body scanners are more likely to triggers false alarms for African American passengers.More specifically, the report indicates that certain…

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