Student Emily Temple-Wood Writes A New ‘Women In Science’ Wikipedia Entry Every Time She’s Harassed

Emily Temple-Wood is a 21-year-old science microbiology student at Loyola University in Chicago. She’s also an “epic” contributor to Wikipedia. Her motivation? Being sexually harassed. Wikipedia Emily Temple-Wood, known on Wikipedia as ‘Keilana’ Temple-Wood, who plans to attend medical school in 2016, has been a Wikipedia editor since she was 12 years old, as she…

Javoo Is A Social Network That’s Changing The Way People Fight Alzheimer’s

When brothers Sam and Scott Rosenberg lost their grandfather to Alzheimer’s disease in 2013 it became distressingly clear to both of them that at times during his illness, they felt lost. Javoo is their response to this. It’s a social networking app which brings families and carers together to capture moments and ‘spark’ memories which…

The Kenny Approach: How A Girl Raised The Emotional Wellbeing Of Pupils At School With A Booklet

A 12-year-old girl developed a workbook for children at her school to help pupils explore their feelings and be confident talking about their mental health. Cerys Kenny, who was 10 at the time, wanted to help children at Longwood Primary Academy in Essex overcome anger and cope a little better when they were having a hard time.  The workbook was…

Peter Andre Reveals Wife Emily MacDonagh Was ‘Rushed To Hospital’ After Having Early Contractions

Peter Andre is convinced his wife Emily MacDonagh will have her baby early after she was rushed to hospital with contractions. The couple, whose second child is due in December 2016, were shocked when they were out for dinner and MacDonagh thought she was going into labour. “Emily had to go to hospital because she…

The Most Popular French Baby Names In 2017, Predicted By An Author

The most popular baby names in France in 2017 have been predicted by an author and the results may surprise you. Stéphanie Rapoport, author of baby name book ‘L’Officiel des Prénoms’, said she relied on official statistics from the National Institute for Statistical and Economic Studies (INSEE) and registers of births from previous years to come…

Alicia Keys On There Being ‘No One Perfect Way’ To Raise A Family And Six Celebs Who Feel The Same

Alicia Keys has opened up about her blended family and said she embraces differences in family life. The 35-year-old, who is mum to Egypt, six, Genesis, 10 months, and stepmum to nine-year-old Kassem Dean Jr. with her husband Swizz Beats, said every family finds their own way. “I have a very blended and interesting perspective of what…

Skepta’s ‘Konnichiwa’ Wins Mercury Music Prize 2016, And He’s Using His Prize Money To Give Back

Skepta has revealed how he plans to use his Mercury Prize money to help the disadvantaged. In Thursday (15 September) night’s ceremony, a panel of musicians and industry experts chose Sketpa’s ‘Konnichiwa’ as the album most worthy of the £25,000 prize, ahead of recent releases from Radiohead, Bat For Lashes and eventual runner-up David Bowie….

Plastic Bags Charge Leads To 40% Drop In Carriers Being Found On UK Beaches

The number of plastic carrier bags found on UK beaches has dropped by almost half, according to conservationists. The Marine Conservation Society said the introduction of a 5p levy on single use plastic bags in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland over the last five years was instrumental in the drop. According to the charity’s…

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