Does walking 10,000 steps every day help with weight loss? | The Independent

Researchers from Brigham Young Unviersity’s exercise science department conducted a study on college freshmen. The number of steps did not prevent students from gaining weight - even among those who were walking 15,000 steps a day, six days a week for 24 weeks.
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Yesterday

Protester sets his arm on fire during Laver Cup match in London

A protester set fire to his arm during the opening session of this year’s laver Cup. The incident happened during the match between Stefanos Tsitsipas and Diego Schwartzman on the first day of the competition.
#StefanosTsitsipas #TheIndependent #laverCup #LaverCup #London #News #Sports #Tennis


Yesterday

Hilary Mantel’s prediction about Prince George and the royal family

Author Hilary Mantel has died "suddenly yet peacefully" aged 70. She estimated that the royal family could be defunct within two generations. The prolific writer was known for her observations about the current royal family.
#HilaryMantel #TheIndependent #News #Entertainment #Books


2 days ago

Covid may cause long-term brain injury, study finds

People who get Covid are at increased risk of brain injuries a year after infection than those who have not had the virus. Strokes, seizures, memory problems and movement disorders are among the issues suffered by patients after infection.
#TheIndependent #Covid #News #Health #Healthcare


2 days ago

King Charles ‘waiting for release of Harry’s book to decide if Archie and Lilibet will get titles’, book claims

A new book by Vanity Fair claims that Charles is waiting for the release of his son's memoir to decide if the duke and duchess of Sussex’s children will inherit titles. A source close to the royal family said the prince wants to mend the relationship between his two sons.
#Charles #VanityFair #News #Entertainment #Books


3 days ago

Barbie trailer: Margot Robbie says she was ‘mortified’ when photos leaked

Margot Robbie has spoken about her experience filming for her forthcoming film Barbie. The 32-year-old actor stars as the titular character in Greta Gerwig's romantic comedy, based on the famous toy doll. In late June, paparazzi photos of the co-stars were leaked.
#MargotRobbie #TheIndependent #Barbie #News #Entertainment #Movies


3 days ago

F1 doesn’t need more than 10 teams, Stefano Domenicali claims

For free real time breaking news alerts sent straight to your inbox sign up to our free breaking news emails Please enter a valid email address SIGN UP I would like to be emailed about offers, events and updates from The Independent. There are currently 10 teams in the sport but the sport’s growing popularity worldwide has increased demand and interest.
#StefanoDomenicali #TheIndependent #News #Sports #F1Racing


4 days ago

‘Most humiliating moment of my life’: Margot Robbie says she was ‘mortified’ when Barbie photos leaked

Margot Robbie has spoken about her experience filming for her forthcoming film Barbie. The 32-year-old actor stars as the titular character in Greta Gerwig's romantic comedy, based on the famous toy doll. In late June, paparazzi photos of the co-stars were leaked.
#MargotRobbie #TheIndependent #Barbie #News #Entertainment #Movies


4 days ago

Refreezing poles to help reverse climate crisis is possible, scientists claim

Scientists have suggested that aerosol particles sprayed into the atmosphere from planes could reverse ice loss by partially blocking sunlight, cooling the ice poles as a result. The plan states roughly 175,000 flights a year would be needed to accomplish this, releasing tonnes of millions of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere.
#TheIndependent #News #Science #Enviornment


5 days ago

Esteban Ocon says he has ‘interesting future’ as potential Lewis Hamilton replacement

Esteban Ocon says he has an "interesting future" in the sport. He is among those rumoured to be Lewis Hamilton's replacement at Mercedes. The rumour mill is already turning about who could replace the legend of the sport at the f1.
#EstebanOcon #Mercedes #News #Sports #F1Racing


5 days ago

Patagonia founder gives away the $3bn company to environmental causes: ‘Earth is now our only shareholder’

Yvon Chouinard and his family have given away the company to an environmental trust and non-profit. The company’s voting stock will go to the Patagonia Purpose Trust, which will protect the company's values.
#YvonChouinard #Pat #News #Science #Enviornment


1 weeks ago

Jean-Luc Godard death: French New Wave director dies aged 91

The revered filmmaker regarded as a giant of the French New Wave movement has died at the age of 91. He was known for directing a run of radical, medium-changing films throughout the 1960s, including Breathless.
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1 weeks ago

AP Queen as commodity, muse for artists, fans

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1 weeks ago

Queen Elizabeth II death: What monarch thought of Netflix series The Crown

The royal family announced that the monarch died peacefully at Balmoral, aged 96, leading to tributes from world leaders and entertainment stars. The queen's life has been documented most thoroughly on screen in the Netflix series The Crown.
#Elizabeth #TheIndependent #TheCrown #Balmoral #News #Entertainment #Tv


1 weeks ago

Graffiti artist ‘honoured’ to paint tribute to the Queen at pub named after her

Scott Wilcock, 35, created a mural with the words “thanks for everything ma’am” on a wall at the queens arms pub in audenshaw, Manchester. He projected an image of the queen onto a blank white wall and mapped out an outline, including the eyes and mouth. When he finished the mural, he turned around and it took him a day to complete.
#ScottWilcock #TheIndependent #Manchester #News #Entertainment #Art


1 weeks ago

Scientists think they have found a solution to one of the oldest problems in the universe

Scientists may not need to build a more powerful particle collider. Leptogenesis is a process involving particle decay that could have led to the asymmetry between matter and antimatter in the early universe. It involves a new fundamental particle, the right-handed neutrino.
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2 weeks ago

Nuclear fusion breakthrough as Korean reactor achieves 100mC for 30 seconds

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#TheIndependent #Korean #News #Science #Physics


2 weeks ago

India vs Pakistan LIVE: Asia Cup cricket updates today

The ICC Test Championship sees nine teams compete before a two-team final decides the winner. The inaugural competition was won by new Zealand after a thrilling victory over india in June 2021.
#TheIndependent #ICCTestChampionship #AsiaCup #newZealand #News #Sports #Cricket


2 weeks ago

Andy Murray LIVE: US Open 2022 tennis score and updates today

Andy Murray takes on Emilio Nava in the second round of the US Open. Murray beat Francisco Cerundolo in straight sets in New York on Monday. The 35-year-old Brit aims to reach the third round of a grand slam for just the second time since 2018.
#AndyMurray #TheIndependent #USOpen #Brit #NewYork #News #Sports #Tennis


3 weeks ago

Meghan Markle: Australian morning show host calls Duchess of Sussex a ‘tosser’ live on air

Australian morning show host Natalie Barr called Meghan Markle a 'tosser' live on air. The Duchess of Sussex released the first episode of her podcast Archetypes last Tuesday (23 August) Markle reflected on how the British tabloid press had impacted the couple’s family life and left her estranged from her father.
#NatalieBarr #TheIndependent #Australian #British #News #Entertainment #Tv


3 weeks ago