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Dental Floss Might be Associated with Toxic Materials

Dental Floss Might be Associated with Toxic Materials

A new US study has warned from toxic substances that can be transmitted into your body through dental floss, which contains a PFAS chemical substance. PFAS are resistant to water and grease, and usually interfere with fast-food packaging, waterproof clothing and stain-resistant carpet.

Supersonic Concorde to Fly for First Time in 2019

Supersonic Concorde to Fly for First Time in 2019

An aircraft worthy of the title “Son of Concorde” has moved one stage closer. According to The Independent newspaper, Boom Supersonic has obtained funding of $100m (£79m) for the next stage of its project to create a commercial aircraft, known as Overture, planned to fly at more than twice the sp

Kuwaiti Girls Use Martial Arts to Counter Bullies, Violence

Asma Hasnawi and her daughter Riham spend more than 12 hours a week learning kajukenbo, a mixed martial art the mother says boosts her child's confidence and thwarts bullying. In a small hall in Kuwait City, women and girls in black uniforms gather to learn the basics of self-defense. On their

'Bionic Face' to Treat Hemifacial Palsy

'Bionic Face' to Treat Hemifacial Palsy

Aiming at treating one-sided facial paralysis (hemifacial palsy), US scientists have developed a new implantable device that may help in restoring more natural facial movement in patients. According to the German News Agency, initial experiments conducted on mice by Nate Jowet, from Harvard Medic

Palestinian President Honors Mohamed Sobhi, Wahid Hamed in Egypt

Palestinian President Honors Mohamed Sobhi, Wahid Hamed in Egypt

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas awarded the Culture and Arts Medal to Egyptian actor Mohamed Sobhi and screenwriter Wahid Hamed in recognition of their illustrious careers and promotion of Egyptian-Palestinian ties. The medal is the highest cultural merit given in Palestine. Abbas also vis

In a First, Saudi Air-hostesses Join Flynas Airline

In a First, Saudi Air-hostesses Join Flynas Airline

Saudi air-hostesses will start working on the Flynas airline this month after completing a training program. Flynas announced Sunday that it has graduated its first batch of Saudi air-hostesses.

Cassettes Are Back in the UK

Cassettes Are Back in the UK

Cassettes are making a comeback in the UK with new figures revealing sales of albums on tape more than doubled last year. Listeners have been rediscovering the joys of rewinding their music using an old pen as the vintage format. Surprisingly, 2018 sales of cassettes hit the highest levels of

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