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The Latest “It” Antioxidant—Astaxanthin—Is a Fountain of Youth

The Latest “It” Antioxidant—Astaxanthin—Is a Fountain of Youth

What is astaxanthin?

Brian Balster/ShutterstockYou’ve probably heard about the superpowers antioxidants like vitamins A, C and E possess. They help the body detox, slow signs of aging, promote longevity, and reduce risk of cancer among other things. But one powerful …

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This Silicon Valley Democrat has a $1 trillion idea to help the working class. It won’t work.

This Silicon Valley Democrat has a $1 trillion idea to help the working class. It won’t work.

Give Hillary Clinton this: She may have a run a lackluster and uninspiring presidential campaign, but it wasn’t idea-free. Far from it. Her website included more than three dozen issue areas, each containing numerous policy proposals and lengthy white papers. …

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Most C of E bishops scared to publicly back gay clergy, says vicar

Most C of E bishops scared to publicly back gay clergy, says vicar

Church of England bishops are being cowed by a small group of “super-conservative puritans” who believe homosexuality is a sin, leaving most too scared to speak out in support of gay and lesbian clergy and parishioners, according a leading gay …

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India’s domestic passenger traffic growth slows in March: IATA

India’s domestic passenger traffic growth slows in March: IATA

“This is the first possible sign of reduced cash supply and wider economic uncertainty weighing on demand,” IATA said in its passenger traffic analysis for March 2017. (Reuters)

India’s domestic passenger traffic growth slowed in March to 14.6 per cent …

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Tories gain more than 150 council seats in best showing in a DECADE as Ukip face wipeout, Labour collapse and the Lib Dems falter – with Corbyn blamed by senior members of his own party for losses

Tories gain more than 150 council seats in best showing in a DECADE as Ukip face wipeout, Labour collapse and the Lib Dems falter – with Corbyn blamed by senior members of his own party for losses

Theresa May is on track for a big victory in the general election after racking up gains from Labour in local polls overnight – while the Ukip vote is crumbling.

As the results flow in, the Tories have already gained …

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Women Who Have the Chops (and the Punches and the Kicks)

Women Who Have the Chops (and the Punches and the Kicks)

Speeding car chases, heart-stopping hand-to-hand combat, bodies left for dead on the pavement, a backdrop of international espionage. The director David Leitch’s latest film has all the elements of a Jason Bourne or James Bond blockbuster — except for one …

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Splinter is coming! The Game of Thrones spin-offs the world deserves

Splinter is coming! The Game of Thrones spin-offs the world deserves

Game of Thrones will definitely end with its eighth season in 2018 but worry not, because splinter is coming. HBO have announced audacious plans to extend their flagship franchise, commissioning four different writers to develop spin-off projects that will “explore …

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Movie Review: ‘Guardians’ not only movie opening, with two Richard Gere movies also this weekend, May 5

Movie Review: ‘Guardians’ not only movie opening, with two Richard Gere movies also this weekend, May 5

Sony Pictures Classics, 2017.

Yes, "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" is the grand-daddy release this weekend in movie theaters across the country, expected to make upwards of 150 million dollars domestically. But if you look hard, you’ll notice that …

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The Morning After: Monday, May 8th 2017

The Morning After: Monday, May 8th 2017

Hey, good morning!

Monday’s back. But before dealing with that, read about how Facebook may be planning its own TV-like shows, how Android Pay might use your your face, and NASA’s plans of where to go next in the Solar …

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Affaire Hanouna: Bosch, Chanel, Disneyland et EasyJet lâchent «Touche pas à mon poste»

Affaire Hanouna: Bosch, Chanel, Disneyland et EasyJet lâchent «Touche pas à mon poste»

Crédits photo : JOEL SAGET/AFP

La polémique autour de Cyril Hanouna est en train de prendre de l’ampleur sur le front publicitaire. La semaine dernière, un canular jugé homophobe diffusé au cours de l’émission «Touche pas à mon poste» sur …

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