Conor McGregor releases long statement on loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov

Conor McGregor went into great detail as to what he believes went wrong at UFC 229 in a social media post Monday night. The former UFC lightweight champion and the sport’s biggest star conceded Nurmagomedov won the first and seconds rounds — the latter he called the worst of his career — and he chronicled …

Nobel scientists make Brexit plea for free movement and funding

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Nobel winner Sir Paul Nurse: “Take science seriously” in Brexit talks Some of the biggest names in science are pleading for a deal on Brexit to avoid damaging British and European research. A letter to Theresa May and Jean-Claude-Juncker has been signed by 29 Nobel Laureates and six winners …

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet for Taking Full Control of Your Google Knowledge Panels

They say you can’t squeeze blood out of a turnip, but when the turnip (and your biggest potential competitor) is Google, the lifeblood of the local business locations you market could depend on knowing where to take control. As Google acts to confine ever-more stages of the local consumer journey within their own interface, …

What’s Life Like After Depression? Surprisingly, Little Is Known

ImageCreditScott Menchin A generation ago, depression was viewed as an unwanted guest: a gloomy presence that might appear in the wake of a loss or a grave disappointment and was slow to find the door. The people it haunted could acknowledge the poor company — I’ve been a little depressed since my father died — …

NASA brings a Hubble gyro back to life after a seven-year hibernation

Enlarge / Hubble Space Telescope above Earth, photographed during STS-125, Servicing Mission 4, May 2009. reader comments 93 Share this story After NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope entered “safe” mode about two weeks ago, its operations team has been scrambling to bring a balky gyroscope back online. Now, the space agency says it believes it has …

Google Home Hub review

Shortly after announcing the Home Hub, a Google exec told me the timing was simply about “getting the product right.” Still, it’s curious launching your own entry in the space more than half a year after a trio of hardware partners debuted their own. It’s easy enough to give the company the benefit of the …

SEO agencies – Important questions to ask before choosing one – Search Engine Land

Have you ever had a negative experience using a search engine optimization agency? If so, you are by no means alone. It seems like just about every business owner has heard SEO horror stories or has one themselves. This article is not an exposé of bad agencies, nor is it to “name and shame” any …

Meet Jim Allison, the Carousing Texan Who Just Won a Nobel Prize For His Cancer Breakthrough

Chance favors the prepared mind. —Louis Pasteur James Allison looks like a cross between Jerry Garcia and Ben Franklin, and he’s a bit of both, an iconoclastic scientist and musician known for good times and great achievements. He also doesn’t always answer his phone, especially when the call arrives at 5 am, from an unfamiliar …