Joe Biden and Vladimir Putin meeting in 2001: the Russian president finally congratulated the US president-elect on his election victory on December 15.
Calls to keep talking are getting louder out of fear of escalation and ultimately war – but why are diplomatic relations so difficult for Nato and Russia?
Portrait of Beethoven by Joseph Karl Stieler, 1820.
Assessing around 500 of the composer's correspondence, we are able to see how a rise in sadness and other negative emotions resulted in increased creative productivity.
Protesters gather outside the court where the case was heard.
The death of Phillip Mbuji Johansen highlights how courts fail to consider entrenched racial biases when they assess what amounts to 'intent'.
Vaccines do more than just protect against the disease they were designed for. They also have so-called non-specific effects that can improve overall health.
Experts say encouraging physical activity should be a priority.
Being physically active is largely not an individual choice, but a result of what funds, spaces, places and opportunities are available to the individual and communities.
Social relationships are generally good for mental health, but too much social activity can backfire, leading to fatigue and feelings of guilt when there isn't enough time to nurture relationships.
Outsourcing use-of-force decisions to machines violates human dignity and is incompatible with international law.
Dance classes have been implicated as potential superspreading events.
COVID-19 appears to spread in clusters, and that could keep it coming back even if case numbers are brought down.
Knowing precisely how society rewards effort is key for how voters think about taxes. Only brute luck is seen as an undeserved reason for riches.
Exercise therapy improved mental health and quality of life.
Current treatments for multimorbidity involve taking multiple drugs to manage symptoms, which often has adverse health effects.
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La rodilla es el lugar en el que con mayor frecuencia aparece dolor en las personas que corren con fines recreativos. Para algunos, especialmente para los corredores de mayor edad, este dolor puede ser un síntoma de osteoartritis. Pero, ¿correr empeora ese dolor?
How to run safely with knee pain.
'Nostalgic consumption' has been on the rise throughout lockdown bringing us the comfort and certainty of better times. But can we use it to build a more sustainable future?
Exercising with friends is one way of protecting your health as you age.
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Our research shows that engaging in one of these social activities regularly may have some effect on preventing chronic conditions.
Healthcare advancements mean we’re dying less from all kinds of disease – including cancer.
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Over a 26 year period, cancer diagnoses have risen by 22%, but deaths from cancer have decreased by an equal amount.
The date of arrest and a red cross marked on the face of Felicien Kabuga on a wanted poster at the Genocide Fugitive Tracking Unit office in Kigali, Rwanda, on May 19, 2020.
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Given the contested success of transitional justice in Rwanda, the arrest showcases the mixed record of international justice.
Sanitarios hacen pruebas de COVID-19 en Asunción, Paraguay.
Aún hay tiempo, pero poco. De no actuar, otros países pronto experimentarán la situación que aqueja a Ecuador.
Health workers test for COVID-19 in Asuncion, Paraguay.
A group of population experts have called on governments in Latin American and the Caribbean to urgently ramp up testing for COVID-19 before it's too late.
Antibodies capturing a virus.
Using antibodies to trap the virus could create near-instant pregnancy test-style kits.
Des vacanciers s'agglutinent sur la plage de Destin, en Floride, le 18 mars. Le bureau du shérif du comté avait annoncé qu'il appliquerait le décret émis par le gouvernement pour limiter les rassemblements à un maximum de 10 personnes sur les plages publiques, mais qu'ils chercheront à obtenir une conformité volontaire plutôt qu'une application plus stricte.
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Pourquoi certaines personnes se soustraient-elles à leur responsabilité en cette période difficile ? Peut-on compter sur les gens et s’attendre à ce qu’ils fassent des choix responsables ?