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Huge Indigenous Solar Farm Opens in Remote Northern Community: ‘We work with the sun for the children of the future’

Canada’s largest indigenous-owned solar farm has just been opened in the Northern Alberta community of Fort Chipewyan. Supplying 2.2 megawatts of solar electricity for three First Nations tribes, it will decrease the reliance of the community on the diesel-fired plant that has supplied them for decades. Jointly owned by the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation, the […]

Sport

Bears list Nick Foles as doubtful for Sunday

The Bears haven’t ruled quarterback Nick Foles out for Sunday’s game against the Packers, but they aren’t holding out much hope that he is active for the contest. Foles missed his third straight practice with a hip injury on Friday and the team has listed him as doubtful to play on Sunday night. Mitchell Trubisky […]

Lifestyle

Immunogenic ferroptotic cancer cell death: A new approach in cancer immunotherapy

The interdisciplinary team of scientists from three different countries (Belgium, Italy, and Russia) under the leadership of Prof. Dr. Dmitri V. Krysko (Ghent University, Belgium) unravels the immunogenicity of ferroptotic cancer cells. Cell death is an essential biological process that plays an active role both during human embryonic development and in the onset of various […]

Business

What are your options if you need a mortgage when you’re over 80?

Most of us would like to think that once we reach our 80s or 90s, our mortgage-paying days will be long gone. But life sometimes doesn’t work out like that, and there are those who still need a home loan in their 10th decade. Audrey Lewis is one. She is 91 and would like to […]

Technology

EA Black Friday deals are now live

EA have announced their Black Friday deals for 2020 and they’re definitely worth a gander. With a variety of games to suit almost all tastes, these deals feature new and older titles from the gaming giant’s impressive library. First up, sports fans are in for a treat, with Fifa 21, Madden 21, NHL 21 and […]

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Sufferers Living With Severe Arthritis Could be Given Lasting Pain Relief Thanks to a New Technique

A novel outpatient procedure offers lasting pain relief for patients suffering from moderate to severe arthritis in their hip and shoulder joints. According to a study presented at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America, researchers said the procedure could help reduce reliance on addictive opiates. People with moderate to severe pain […]

Sport

NFL moves Ravens-Steelers to Tuesday night

The NFL decided to wait no longer to make a final decision. ESPN reports that the league has moved Sunday’s Ravens-Steelers game to Tuesday night. The decision was made despite pending Friday PCR test results, which may show no new positives for Friday, an indication that the outbreak may have subsided. At least one positive […]

Lifestyle

Researchers find how stress and the circadian clock affect sleep

A Nagoya University-led research team in Japan has found a new neural pathway that links the circadian clock, stress, and wakefulness in mammals. The team identified a neuron, called the corticotropin-releasing factor (CRF) neuron, that becomes excessively active when the mammal is under stress, which could trigger insomnia and other sleep disorders. Their findings were […]

Business

Heat pumps: have a cosy home without warming the planet

When Graham Davidson and his wife, Pauline, retired to a bungalow in Norfolk three years ago they ripped out the old boiler and replaced it with an air source heat pump at a cost of £10,000. But this pricey replacement has turned into a moneyspinner for the Davidsons – and millions of British households are […]

Technology

Kokiri Greens, Sega Blue Skies, and they’ve changed the shadows in Crystal Chronicles

Have you played that YouTube game, where you scan through endless videos of the original Crystal Chronicles on GameCube, clicking and holding the TV remote buttons, dragging back and forth, trying to work out what exactly had changed in the opening level River Belle Path? It’s good fun! You have to get used to the […]