Stacey holds baby Miranda at her home in British Columbia. She and her family’s names have been changed in this story to protect their privacy. Photography by Alana Paterson/The Globe and Mail Why The Globe investigated the child-welfare system, and a familys painful journey through it It all began with […]
‘Dune’ isn’t just being adapted into a new movie this year — it’s also becoming a comic, and EW has the first look.
New year, new Dune! If we know one thing about 2020, it’s that this is going to be a big year for Frank Herbert’s iconic sci-fi novel. Not only is Dune being adapted as a film for the second time (this time directed by Denis Villeneuve and boasting a headline-grabbing cast […]
‘Supernatural’ star Jared Padalecki responded to the ‘Star Wars’ actor that was his character’s inspiration — and show creator Eric Kripke had the best reaction.
Luke Skywalker is tweeting about Supernatural. Welcome to 2020. It all started when Star Wars star Mark Hamill posted about Supernatural on his Instagram Story, mentioning a “cameo” of sorts. “Always up for a cameo with Harrison” Hamill wrote, referencing Sam and Dean’s U.S. Wildlife Service badges, which identify them […]
On ‘The Howard Stern Show,’ Alec Baldwin shared his emotional reaction to Martin Scorsese’s ‘The Irishman’: ‘We’re never gonna see these guys do this again.’
Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman isn’t exactly subtle about its themes of death and the passage of time; it opens with a lengthy tracking shot through a nursing home, after all. It’s made all the more emotional when one keeps the ages of its stars — Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, […]
According to new research, placing too much emphasis on happiness can actually give rise to depressive symptoms, especially in the Western world.
People may think that valuing happiness leads to a happier life. However, new research has found that wanting to feel happy can also have a negative outcome. Previous studies have concluded that excessively valuing happiness can cause a person to feel less happy. In some cases, it may even be […]
Gut bacteria live alongside billions of viruses. A new study investigates how specific foods impact these viruses and, therefore, gut bacteria.
A group of researchers has brought the idea of food as a medicine one step closer. They have identified certain common foodstuffs that alter our microbiome. In science today, food and gut bacteria are two topics that are guaranteed to fuel interest and debate. Both, of course, are interrelated, and […]
A mysterious SARS-like virus has spread around China with more than 200 diagnosed cases in the cities of Wuhan, Beijing and Shenzhen, plus two people infected in Thailand and another case confirmed in Japan.
A mysterious SARS-like virus has spread around China with more than 200 diagnosed cases in the cities of Wuhan, Beijing and Shenzhen, plus two people infected in Thailand and another case confirmed in Japan. Here are a few key points about coronavirus. What is coronavirus? The UN’s health agency says […]
The Oath with Chuck Rosenberg, MSNBCs newest original podcast, is a series of revealing, one-on-one conversations with thoughtful former American public officials from the highest levels of government service shaping this pivotal moment in American history. Led by MSNBC Contributor and former U.S. Attorney and senior FBI official Chuck Rosenberg, […]
Your iPhone is keeping track, but is it enough? It’s been a year since Apple introduced a new feature to its iOS settings: “Screen Time,” the activity and phone use tracker. Since updating to iOS 12 and beyond, we’ve been getting daily and weekly reports on our phone with data […]