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Sleep: here’s how much you really need for optimal cognition and wellbeing

Barbara Jacquelyn Sahakian, University of Cambridge; Christelle Langley, University of Cambridge; Jianfeng Feng, Fudan University, and Wei Cheng, Fudan University…

2 weeks ago

‘Avoidable tragedy’: Rich nation failures blamed as global hunger hits record high

KENNY STANCIL The number of people suffering from extreme hunger reached an all-time high in 2021 and is on track to…

2 weeks ago

Sri Lanka: protests spread as petrol prices rise by 90%

Jayanthi Lingham, University of Warwick Sri Lanka is currently experiencing a profound economic crisis, sparking massive protests around the country.…

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IPCC scientist warns India-Pakistan record temperature ‘testing limits of human survivability’

KENNY STANCIL As record-breaking temperatures continue to pummel the Indian subcontinent—endangering the lives of millions of people and scorching crops amid a global food…

2 weeks ago

Twitter: not even Elon Musk is wealthy enough to bring absolute free speech to the platform

Eric Heinze, Queen Mary University of London Elon Musk is the planet’s number one billionaire. If anyone can turn cyberspace…

3 weeks ago

Mughal road linking Kashmir’s Pir Panjal with Srinagar remains closed, commuters stranded

Nasir Khuehami and Ummar Jamal Historic Mughal Road, an alternative road, to connect the bordering districts of Rajouri and Poonch…

3 weeks ago

Elon Musk’s plans for Twitter could make its misinformation problems worse

Elon Musk’s moment of triumph is a moment of uncertainty for the future of one of the world’s leading social…

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