Coca-Cola ‘paid scientists to downplay how sugary beverages fueled the obesity crisis between 2013-2015,’ medical journal study finds

‘We are certainly going to have to disclose this [Coca-Cola funding] at some point. Our preference would be to have other funders on board first… Right now, we have two funders. Coca Cola and an anonymous individual donor… Does including the Universities as funders/supporters pass the red face test?’ one email read.

One-Third of US Consumers Believe Brands Should Continue Facebook Boycott, Survey Shows

The plurality of respondents — 44 percent — said the boycott had no impact on their attitude, while 22 percent said they began to favor brands more for joining the boycott and only 9 percent said they favored the brands less, whereas 24 percent of respondents offered no opinion.

Can you guess what Fox News and Netflix have in common?

“We’re all in this together, but these brands were more in this together with you,” says Brand Keys president Robert Passikoff. “It’s the politics, the pandemic, and protests. The brands that fall into the Venn diagram of those three things are the ones people are attributing the value of patriotism to more strongly. It’s not […]

New Book Offers Insider’s Glimpse Into Life in North Korea

Abrahamian says because of the state’s restrictions on political, social and economic activities, there are many limitations on how entrepreneurial any North Korean can be. But through his programs and role-playing exercises, he and his students found hypothetical ways to “circumvent the rules.”  

Boris Johnson urges Brits to get back to work TODAY – but nearly five in six set to stay home

ALL AT SEAFrench efforts to stop migrants like ‘trying to empty sea with a spoon’ says MP

Is there life on Mars?

The jackpot of this treasure hunt would be to find things like sugars, phospholipids (constituents of the membranes of cells), nucleotides (the “letters” of genetic material) or amino acids (the building blocks of proteins) that are characteristic of life on Earth. But consolation prizes might be available in the form of less direct signals of […]

‘Liquid gold for your skin’: This bestselling vitamin C serum is brimming with wrinkle-fighting and skin-brightening essentials – and it’s currently just £7 on Amazon

When added to your routine on the regular, vitamin C works wonders and has several proven benefits; it boosts collagen production, reduces brown spots caused by sun exposure, and is also an antioxidant. So while vitamin C doesn’t protect like an SPF, it can block damage caused by free radicals created by pollution.