Tag: finds

Sort: Date | Title | Views | | Comments | Random Sort Ascending
View:

ONS finds first drop in infections since Omicron took off

3 Views0 Comments

Covid plunged by a fifth in England last week: ONS survey finds infections dropped for first time since Omicron took off but 2.9million (one in 20) were still carrying virusAround 2.9m people infected on any given da...

Missed opportunities to lock up double murderer, report finds

1 Views0 Comments

Husband who stabbed his wife and her 11-year-old daughter to death with a kitchen knife was a 'perpetual abuser' who could have been stopped earlier, homicide report findsChristopher Boon was jailed for life for murd...

Gut bacteria help pandas stay chubby on a bamboo diet, study finds

2 Views0 Comments

Scientists are no longer bamboozled about how pandas stay chubby as they discover 'seasonal' gut bacteria helps the animals gain weightThe giant panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) feeds exclusively on fibrous bamboo Scie...

South Wales school finds remains of a crocodile hidden under its floor

2 Views0 Comments

Remains of a crocodile brought to Wales after WWI is found hidden under school's floorboardsA story about a crocodile hidden in the South Wales school had long been told It is believed a local man who served in WW1 b...

Language has become less rational and more emotional, study finds

15 Views0 Comments

Facts be damned: Rising use of emotional language like 'feel' and 'believe' has helped displace rational thought in 'post-truth era'A study find we are living in a post-truth era where feelings trump facts Data shows...

Mesopotamians bred powerful ass hybrids for warfare, study finds

9 Views0 Comments

How 'super donkeys' were the original war horses: Asses were interbred to be stronger and faster so they could haul a chariot into battle centuries before horses, DNA analysis of 4,500 year-old skeletons reveals4,500...

Wearing a facemask makes you more attractive, study finds 

11 Views0 Comments

Wearing a facemask makes you more attractive to the opposite sex, study findsA new study has found wearing a face mask makes you appear more attractive Cardiff University study asked 43 women to rank men's faces with...

Women who get Covid late in pregnancy are most at risk, study finds

17 Views0 Comments

Mothers-to-be who get Covid within a month of their due date are at greatest risk of complications and are twice as likely to give birth prematurely, study findsScottish study tracked all births in country between De...

Londoner finds POSSUM scuttling around bedroom as he wakes up

8 Views0 Comments

Moment a Londoner finds a gliding POSSUM scuttling around his bedroom after the exotic creature swooped in through an open window as he sleptJohn Zou, 27, woke up to find a nocturnal sugar glider in his Holborn apart...

Beer and drugs helped a South American empire rule, study finds

9 Views0 Comments

Peru's Wari empire may have mixed hallucinogenic seeds into beer to maintain political control and help leaders bond with ordinary people over 1,000 years ago, researchers sayRemains of potent hallucinogenic vilca se...

HS2 dig finds ancient road and 2,000-year-old coins

32 Views0 Comments

HS2 dig finds reveals Roman market town in Northamptonshire: HS2 dig finds ancient artefacts that reveal how 30 Iron Age roundhouses were 'Romanised' into a bustling settlement almost 2,000 years agoArchaeologists un...

Police called when boy finds skull, only to learn it’s 1,400 years old

16 Views0 Comments

Numbskulls! Police send in crime scene investigators when teenage treasure hunter finds human skull in river - only to learn it was 1,400 years oldTom Read, 15, made discovery while wading through the River Stour in ...

Giant ‘sea dragon’ hailed ‘one of best fossil finds in UK history’ 

15 Views0 Comments

The sea dragon of Rutland: Giant 32ft ichthyosaur found at the bottom of a Midlands reservoir hailed 'one of best fossil finds in UK history'The giant ichthyosaur was found at bottom of Rutland Water in February last...

Dogs are able to distinguish between different languages, study finds

13 Views0 Comments

Who's a clever boy? Dogs are able to detect speech and distinguish between different languages, study findsEötvös Loránd University researchers trained dogs to lie in a brain scanner They played them speech in, or gi...

Judge finds nurse was unfairly dismissed for wearing cross at hospital

7 Views0 Comments

Catholic nurse, 61, who was bullied out of her job for wearing a cross around her neck at work was unfairly dismissed, employment tribunal rulesMary Onuoha says she was bullied by bosses to make her remove cross at w...

Eating grapes decreases cholesterol levels, study finds

16 Views0 Comments

Could GRAPES prevent heart attacks and strokes? 'Superfood' is rich in chemicals that lower cholesterol in just four weeks, study findsResearchers in California gave participants grape supplements over four weeks  Gr...

« Prev