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This Is Why You Should Try A Team Sport

Since ancient times, even before the Greeks hosted the Olympic games, team sports have been a part of human civilization.  There is a good reason: team sports have many benefits

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Welbeck’s Goal of Year candidate sends Watford past Norwich City

Danny Welbeck’s incredible overhead goal gave Watford three huge points and likely sealed Norwich City’s fate in the bottom three as the Hornets picked up a huge 2-1 win at

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Toxic air pollution nanoparticles found in heart cell ‘powerhouses’ of city dwellers

Toxic metallic air pollution nanoparticles are getting inside the crucial, energy-producing structures within the hearts of people living in polluted cities, causing cardiac stress, a new study confirms. Using state-of-the-art

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Chinese factories to face headwinds in next phase of post-lockdown recovery

Orders for infrastructure materials and equipment have helped industrial output recover faster in China than most places emerging from COVID-19 lockdowns, but further expansion will be hard to attain without

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A portable display can make working from your dining room table easier

Working from home (which many of us have been forced to do for the past few months, whether we want to or not) can be more productive than being in

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Two paramedics stabbed while answering call at house in Wolverhampton

A man has been arrested after two paramedics were stabbed during a call-out to a home in Wolverhampton, said police. Emergency services were called to the property in Stephens Close,

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Canada’s David agrees terms with Lille

Linked with some of the Premier League’s biggest clubs, Canadian starlet Jonathan David is opting to stay closer to his current club. Gent playmaker David, 20, had been linked with

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How the body regulates scar tissue growth after heart attacks

New UCLA research conducted in mice could explain why some people suffer more extensive scarring than others after a heart attack. The study, published in the journal Cell, reveals that

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Credit Suisse aims for 100% of securities venture in China growth plan

Credit Suisse (CSGN.S) wants to raise its China securities joint venture stake to 100% and increase its market share after getting the regulatory green light to take a majority holding,

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UK government takes $500 million stake in space exploration firm OneWeb

As part of a consortium that includes Indian telecom Bharti Global, the UK government will invest $500 million and take a “significant equity share” in space exploration firm OneWeb, it

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