The Brain.  Credit@flickr user Ars Electronica.

The link between genes and life experiences

A new study has found that mental health conditions may only be partially inherited and that individuals may be even more in control of these conditions than previously believed. This may give confidence to those affected by mental health conditions or those who have friends or family members who are affected. A new study carried    ... more

Mr Ben Reese, AusAID representative learns first-hand the processes of reconstructing a school building in an effort to make it more earthquake proof. Jana Bikash Secondary School, Matatirtha, AusAID Kathmandu, Nepal. Photo by Jim Holmes for AusAID. Credit@Department of Foreign Affairs.

Reestablishing normality

Thousands of schools have begun to reopen in Nepal following April’s 7.8 magnitude earthquake, with many of the schools    ... more


Irish form promising for cricket

In 2012 Cricket Ireland’s Chief Executive Warren Deutrom set forth the ambition for the national cricket team, who may    ... more

Energy sources.

Electricity landscape transition

The World Economic Forum has presented the Future of Electricity report, a set of recommendations for policy-makers, regulators and    ... more

Jamie Cullen is offering opportunities to other music talents.

Budding musicians get creating

Singer Jamie Cullen has united with Yamaha B Series pianos to offer all budding pianists the chance to become    ... more

PICASSO FEMMES D'ALGER. Credit@ 2015 Estate of Pablo Picasso Artists Rights Society (ARS) and Christie's, New York

The value of art

Christie’s, an art auction house, a name that speaks of fine art, unparalleled service and expertise, as well as    ... more

Allegra forecasts the total UK coffee shop market will exceed 20,500 outlets and turnover of £8.7 billion by 2018. Image credit - @Paul

Essential economic role

The total UK coffee shop market is estimated at 16,501 outlets and continues to show strong sales growth of    ... more

New research using fruit flies with Alzheimer's protein finds that the medical condition detaches it. Credit@Universityofcambridge

Revealing evidence in research promotes future treatments

The progress on researching dementia and understanding ways people may reduce their chances of developing dementia has increased in    ... more

Starring Stephen Mulhern from Britain’s Got Talent as Buttons, Lisa Davina Phillip, who jumps from the West End Stage of Matilda into her fairy godmother and Joanna Sawyer as Cinderella.

The secrets behind the festive panto

The Positive's child writer Yasmin Giannini, aged 10 years, caught up with the all-star cast of Cinderella to find    ... more

Aruba is vastly become a great destination to visit.  credit@24736216@N07viaflickr(2)

Nature’s first green is gold

One of Aruba's goals is to become the first country in the world to operate fossil-free by 2020. Aruba    ... more

Epigenetic mechanisms.  Credit @ Capmo.

The rejuvenating effects of fasting

The benefits of fasting are well known, it has been shown consistently that it may prolong lifespan and ameliorate    ... more

The Patriots celebrate their Super Bowl victory. credit@New England Patriots via Facebook

NFL profile boosted by Super Bowl

There may be a few moments in worldwide sport that truly and unreservedly grab the attention; Sunday's Super Bowl    ... more