Reality show “Squid Game”: Three people received medical treatment during filming

Reality show “Squid Game”: Three people received medical treatment during filming

CNN — Three people received medical treatment while filming an actual “Squid Game” show, Netflix confirmed, but the streaming giant denied anyone suffered “serious injuries”. Netflix announced last year that it was launching “Squid Game: The Challenge” as a reality competition series based on its hit drama – a South Korean fictional series in which … Read more

From China to Japan, a deadly cold grips East Asia. Experts say it’s the ‘new normal’

From China to Japan, a deadly cold grips East Asia.  Experts say it’s the ‘new normal’

hong kong CNN — A deadly cold spell gripping East Asia has killed at least four people in Japan after sub-zero temperatures and heavy snowfall wreaked havoc on travel during the New Year’s holiday. Lunar year, with climate experts warning that such extreme weather events have become the “new normal”. Japanese officials said the four … Read more

An iceberg the size of London breaks off in Antarctica

An iceberg the size of London breaks off in Antarctica

CNN — An iceberg the size of Greater London broke away from the Brunt Ice Shelf in Antarctica on Sunday, according to the British Antarctic Survey. Scientists first discovered major cracks in the sea ice a decade ago, but in the past two years there have been two major ruptures. BAS Halley Research Station is … Read more

Sheryl Lee Ralph, Chris Stapleton and Babyface will perform at the 2023 Super Bowl pre-show

Sheryl Lee Ralph, Chris Stapleton and Babyface will perform at the 2023 Super Bowl pre-show

CNN — The full entertainment lineup for the 2023 Super Bowl has arrived. In addition to Rihanna’s highly anticipated halftime performance, a number of additional Hollywood heavyweights are joining the major sporting event as pre-show performers. The NFL announced Tuesday that Emmy-winning actress Sheryl Lee Ralph will perform “Lift Every Voice and Sing” on the … Read more

The Doomsday Clock Reveals How Close We Are To Total Annihilation

The Doomsday Clock Reveals How Close We Are To Total Annihilation

Sign up for CNN’s Life, But Greener newsletter. Our limited series of newsletters tell you how to minimize your personal role in the climate crisis and reduce your eco-anxiety. CNN — The doomsday clock has been ticking for exactly 75 years. But this is no ordinary clock. It attempts to assess how close humanity is … Read more

Recently Identified Inflammatory Disease VEXAS Syndrome May Be More Common Than Predicted, Study Finds

Recently Identified Inflammatory Disease VEXAS Syndrome May Be More Common Than Predicted, Study Finds

CNN — David Adams spent half a decade battling an illness he couldn’t name. He came and went to the hospital several times a year. His inflamed joints felt like he had been squeezed into gloves – and he could no longer play his beloved classical and jazz guitars. He had constant fevers and fatigue. … Read more

Bill Gates backs a startup that tackles cow burps and farts

Bill Gates backs a startup that tackles cow burps and farts

CNN — Turns out burping can be a big deal. Billionaire Bill Gates has announced an investment in Australian start-up Rumin8, which is developing a seaweed-based feed to reduce methane emissions that cows produce through their burps and, to a lesser extent, their farts. Methane is a powerful greenhouse gas. Although it has a shorter … Read more

Belly bulge linked to later physical decline, study finds

Belly bulge linked to later physical decline, study finds

Editor’s note: Seek advice from a health care provider before beginning any exercise program. CNN — If you’re a man or woman approaching 50, take a look at your height. If you’re like a lot of people, you may have to bend over a bit to see your feet. Yes, it’s the dreadful belly bulge … Read more

A few minutes of intense activity can help your brain, study finds

A few minutes of intense activity can help your brain, study finds

Editor’s note: Seek advice from a health care provider before beginning any exercise program. CNN — What if you could look at all the things you do every day — walk from room to room, prepare a presentation at your desk, run up and down stairs to deliver folded laundry, or jog around the block … Read more

FDA wants to simplify use and update of Covid-19 vaccines

FDA wants to simplify use and update of Covid-19 vaccines

CNN — The US Food and Drug Administration wants to simplify the Covid-19 vaccination process to look more like what happens with the flu vaccine, according to documents posted online Monday. This could include streamlining vaccine composition, vaccination schedules and periodic updates of Covid-19 vaccines. The FDA said it plans to evaluate circulating strains of … Read more