Zika virus: the emergency is finally over

A glimmer of hope for the world shines today as Brazil announces the end of the Zika virus public health emergency. According to officials, cases dropped 95% between January and April of this year. Zika virus, if you don’t remember, is a virus mainly transported by mosquitos. The symptoms included fever, rash and joint pain.... Continue Reading →


More and more people are turning to smart drugs to get ahead

As the trend of so-called smart drugs grows among UK students, leading academics have urged universities to do more to stem the issue. Institutions across Great Britain are being encouraged to consider measures to tackle the rise of cognitive enhancement drugs being used by young people to improve their academic performance. Smart drugs, or nootropics,... Continue Reading →

Moon Jae-in is the new leader of South Korea

After the former president Park Geun-hye was impeached and placed on trial for participation in the massive bribery corruption scandal, the result of a snap presidential election in South Korea has been released. It's Moon Jae-in, the left-leaning liberal's victory, with 41.4% of the vote, a double-digit lead over his rivals. And this stops nine... Continue Reading →

The borders will remain open!

"We have the strength, the energy and the will - and we will not give in to fear." says Emmanuel Macron Macron, 39, has won the French presidential election, becoming the country’s youngest leader since Napoleon. His political movement, En Marche, was only founded under a year ago. His rise to power happened very rapidly,... Continue Reading →

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