Overcommitted? What Are Your Two Stops This Year?
Ask yourself: if someone gave you a free pass to let go of something you have committed to in 2018, what would it be? Why would you stop doing it? What are your priorities this year? And what’s taking you off target?
We need to track the slavemasters across every continent, says top prosecutor
The country's top prosecutor has called for law enforcers to target the "trail of criminal conduct" that human traffickers are leaving across continents, as she appealed for greater international cooperation to tackle modern slavery.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Raises Shareholder Return Target to $7 Billion
Rising sales of storage and networking devices powered Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s core business during the holiday quarter, helping the company raise its annual profit targets while boosting planned returns to shareholders.
Opioids that hit different brain target could be less addictive
Researchers have determined how morphine derivatives bind to the kappa opioid receptor, which should enable safer painkillers to be developed
Number of DDoS Attacks Continues to Grow, Akamai ReportsNumber of DDoS Attacks Continues to Grow, Akamai Reports
Akamai's Fourth Quarter 2017 State of the Internet / Security Report reveals that on a year-over-year basis, DDoS attacks grew by 14 percent, with the online gaming industry being the top target.
'Hate-filled' narratives target minorities globally, says Amnesty International
The entrenched “apartheid” of the Rohingya people in Myanmar, which in 2017 erupted into a brutal ethnic cleansing campaign, is emblematic of a broader global trend of dog-whistling, violence, and discrimination against marginalised minorities, Amnesty International has said in its annual report....
In pursuit of a universal flu vaccine
Developing a universal flu vaccine that would protect against all seasonal and pandemic strains of the virus is no easy task, and new research suggests that one of the most promising strategies -- creating a vaccine that targets the 'stalk' of a protein that covers the flu virus -- is a strong one, but isn't completely bulletproof. Researchers found that the stalk of the hemagglutinin protein can vary in response to pressure from the immune system.
How to Manage Stress Like an Olympic BiathleteOlder articles »
The pressure of an intense physical race combined with methodical target shooting gives biathletes a unique perspective on coping with stress.