Health and Medicine

There Is Gelato University And This Is How They Make Vegan Ice Cream

The Huffington Post | Nitya Rajan | Posted 19.10.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If you’ve ever wanted to find the perfect university, help is at hand. There’s a ‘Gelato University’ near Bologna, Italy where people go to pe...

What School Looks Like Around The World

The Huffington Post | Nitya Rajan | Posted 17.10.2017 | UK Parents

As students around the world go back to school we followed them for day to see how different life is for children living in other parts of the globe. ...

What The Hell Is Agrobiodiversity And Why Do We Need To Care

Sourced by HuffPost | Claudia Canavan | Posted 16.10.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Recently, experts gave us a fresh spark of climate change-related terror. The suggestion was made that the plant species that we turn into chips, coff...

'Gross' Tory Plan To Make NHS Staff To Quiz Patients On Sexual Orientation Splits Opinion

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 15.10.2017 | UK

Family doctors, nurses and other medical staff will be able to quiz patients on their sexual orientation under new Government plans. Service users ove...

Are You Smart Enough To Get Into Oxford University?

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 12.10.2017 | UK

As one of Britain’s most prestigious institutions, Oxford University is notoriously difficult to get in to. Each year, 45,000 people apply for a pl...

Five Flavour Combinations To Expand Your Cocktail Range

Phillip Othen | Posted 11.10.2017 | UK Lifestyle

We know better than to mess with a classic cocktail (we’re looking at you, Jack and Cola), but that doesn’t mean we can’t stray from the usual p...

The Neanderthal In You Is Probably To Blame For Your Mood

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 06.10.2017 | UK Tech

Researchers have found that Neanderthals passed on a lot more traits than you might think including skin tone, hair colour, sleeping patterns and even...

Scientists Who Captured Life In Atomic Detail Have Won The Nobel Prize

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 04.10.2017 | UK Tech

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2017 has been awarded to three researchers, Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank & Richard Henderson, for their work on imagin...

New Activists: Episode Six Of HuffPost UK's Docu-Reality Series

HuffPost UK | Francesca Syrett | Posted 02.10.2017 | UK

HuffPost UK has launched New Activists, a daily docu-reality series following the lives of young people who are changing the world. In today’s epis...

'Revolutionary' New Technology Could Turn Your Cup Of Tea Into A TV Remote

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 02.10.2017 | UK Tech

Researchers at Lancaster University have developed a “revolutionary” new technology that could turn just about any object into a TV remote. Simply...

The Winners Of This Year's Nobel Prize For Medicine Discovered How Our Bodies Tell The Time

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 02.10.2017 | UK Tech

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2017 has been awarded to three scientists for their work in understanding the biological clock inside all of...

Meet The Scientists Who Have Made Coffee Cups Recyclable

Sourced by HuffPost | Claudia Canavan | Posted 29.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Only one per cent of the 2.5 billion paper coffee cups used in the UK each year are recycled, currently....

This New Dairy Free 'Milk' Could Be The Plant-Based Alternative Of Your Dreams

Sourced by HuffPost | Claudia Canavan | Posted 28.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle

It could be time to retire the almond milk, guys – because a fresh plant-based drink is on the scene....

'NHS Cuts Are Costing Me My Freedom' Says Disabled Student Having To Fundraise For New Wheelchair

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 27.09.2017 | UK Politics

A disabled woman focred to fundraise for a wheelchair which doesn’t cause her pain has appealed to Theresa May to look again at the impact of spendi...

12,500 People 'Fall Victim To London's Hidden Homelessness Problem Each Night'

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 27.09.2017 | UK

As many as 12,500 people find themselves part of London’s ‘hidden homeless’ population each night - 13 times the amount who sleep on the streets...

Inside Rural Uganda, Where Reading Is A Matter Of Life Or Death For Children Under Five

The Huffington Post | Nitya Rajan | Posted 27.09.2017 | UK

To the average Briton, reading is a skill unlikely to be described as life-saving. But on the bright, red plains of rural Uganda, the story is an enti...

Nerve Stimulation Has 'Woken' A Man After 15-Years Spent In A Vegetative State

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 26.09.2017 | UK Tech

A man has opened his eyes after 15 years spent in a vegetative state, thanks to a potential new treatment that administers non-invasive electrical zap...

This Week In Climate Change – What You Might Have Missed

Sourced by HuffPost | Claudia Canavan | Posted 25.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle

You’re busy, we get it. We’ve got you covered. Here’s the highlights from the last week’s green news....

Michael Gove Accused Of Suppressing Report Into Brexit Food Price Rises

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 23.09.2017 | UK Politics

Michael Gove has been accused of suppressing figures about a possible increase in food prices after Brexit. The government has refused to publish a D...

Government Must Do More To Tackle Sexual Harassment Of Girls, Demands Maria Miller

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 20.09.2017 | UK

Tory MP Maria Miller has demanded “greater urgency” from the government in tackling sexual harassment against girls after research on Thursday rev...

Tory Benefit Reform 'Seriously Undermining' Fight Against Homelessness, Say Councils

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 20.09.2017 | UK

The Government has been accused of “seriously undermining” the fight against homelessness with its benefits reforms. Some 84 percent of 106 counci...

Why The Future Of Fashion Is Fair

Sourced by HuffPost | Claudia Canavan | Posted 18.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle

The future of fashion is transparent, ethical and sustainable. That’s the hope of Charlotte Instone, the co-founder of upcoming label, Know The Orig...

Climate Change Could Put Your Morning Cup Of Coffee At Serious Risk

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 14.09.2017 | UK Tech

Climate change is something that is clearly affecting every single aspect of life on Earth. One area in particular where it could have a serious, and ...

How To Help Prevent The Most Common Cycling Injuries

Georgia James | Posted 18.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Inspired by the achievements of homegrown heroes like Bradley Wiggins, Chris Hoy and Victoria Pendleton, Britain has become a cycling nation. The numb...

Apple Is Using Its Watch To Help Us Better Detect Serious Heart Conditions

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 13.09.2017 | UK Tech

While the iPhone X and iPhone 8 took all the glory at Apple’s Special Event on the 12 September, the company did announce something that could make ...