If you care about the environment and also want to engage and motivate your employees, Earth Day is a perfect opportunity to take action. We all know that the environment needs protecting, now more than ever. And as we saw in yesterday’s article on environmental ethics, taking environmental action can have positive effects for a business too.
In today’s article, we’re going to look at ten Earth Day activities for work. These ideas are just a starting point, of course, and there’s no limit to...
Actor best known for playing Mini-Me in the Austin Powers films
In his comic trilogy of Austin Powers movies, Mike Myers created and starred as several characters, including Powers, a groovy 1960s photographer-cum-secret agent, and his nemesis, the cackling but sweetly naive Dr Evil. For the second and most successful outing, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999), Dr Evil was joined by a cloned sidekick, Mini-Me, an exact replica of himself in miniature played by the actor Verne Troyer,...
My, how these stars have grown.
A promising new cancer "vaccine" will soon be tested in humans for the first time.
Your race is done, the medal is won. But what next? How do you recover properly after running 26.2 miles? Here’s the lowdown on compression gear, ice baths, sleep and when to get back into training
Congratulations! You are a marathoner. For months, you’ve focused on that one goal – had nightmares about it, over-analysed every niggle and spent sleepless nights fretting about what shoes to wear. Well, now you’ve gone and done it. The box is ticked, the medal is hanging around your neck. So, what...
A new gorilla, elephant and giraffe can help visitors learn about saving their wild cousins.
The actor Verne Troyer, who found fame in the Austin Powers movies as Mini-Me, has died aged 49. The last Austin Powers film, Goldmember, was released in 2002. After struggling with alcoholism, Troyer was admitted to hospital earlier this month. His family announced his death in a statement on Facebook and InstagramVerne Troyer, actor who was Mini-Me in Austin Powers films, dies at 49 Continue reading...
At home with the the UK’s most influential vegetarians – when even their geese travelled by taxi
In April 1976, Paul and Linda McCartney were on a month’s break from the Wings Over the World tour, which would head to North America in May for Paul’s first shows there since the Beatles’ final US gig in August 1966. Photographer David Montgomery, who had also shot the cover for Jimi Hendrix’s Electric Ladyland, captured the McCartney clan – including sheepdog Martha and Lucky the dalmatian – in...
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Silver lining emerges for Aucklanders left without power after massive storm pummels region.
Meera Sodha rates high street sandwiches, pasta, burgers and more
Pret a Manger curried chickpea and chutney£2.99, pret.co.ukThis is my new favourite sandwich: lovely crunchy chickpeas, super fresh leaves, excellent condiments, and not too soggy or dry.★★★★★ Continue reading...
Tredwells’ chef-patron is neither vegan nor vegetarian. So here’s why she’s written a cookbook of only plant-based recipes
It seems impeccably well-timed, but Chantelle Nicholson insists she didn’t anticipate the massive surge of interest in veganism when she came up with the idea for her new cookbook, Planted: A Chef’s Show-stopping Vegan Recipes, a year and a half ago.
“The whole reason I did a plant-based recipe book was that I liked the challenge,” says the 37-year-old, who is neither vegan...