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STORMS have battered Britain since 2020 started – but what's the story behind their names? Here's how UK storms are named and what's next on the horizon. What will the next storm...

Giving unique names to children’s toys helps infants distinguish between different objects Giving toys different names can help a young child with their recognition skills US psychologists investigated...

Feel like you’re at death’s door? Dr Coffin will see you now… A tennis star called Court, a plumber named Tapp – and now Britain’s top gardener is Keith Weed! Why names linked to professions...

Meet Loki, Thor and Deadpool: Five new fly species discovered in Australia are named after superheroes from the Marvel comic universe Fly species named after Deadpool, Loki, Thor, Black Widow and creator...

Amazon will start publicly listing the names and addresses of third-party merchants in an effort to hold counterfeiters accountable Amazon will require merchants to list their names and addresses  The...

In a surprise move, publishing giant Simon & Schuster tapped industry outsider Dana Canedy, a 20-year veteran of the New York Times, to be the new publisher of its prestigious namesake imprint, making...

US Space Force names new unit ‘SpOC’ in apparent nod to Star Trek’s pointy-eared half-Vulcan science officer The new US of the US Armed Forces today unveiled its organisational structure It...

NASA names its Washington DC headquarters in honor of ‘Hidden Figures’ Mary W. Jackson, the agency’s first black female engineer who helped win the space race NASA renamed its Washington...

Lockdown has had a huge impact on most aspects of our lives – right down to the names parents are choosing for their kids. A survey by channelmum.com looked at current trends and found that 43% of parents...

FBI appears to confirm Saudi Arabia’s suspected ties to the 9/11 attacks by ACCIDENTALLY revealing the name of diplomat who ‘helped the attackers’ Mussaed Ahmed al-Jarrah’s name...

A Missouri girl was bugged out by a beetle that recently took shelter in her eye for nine hours. But when the unwanted visitor eventually emerged, she decided it deserved a name: Todd. When 6-year-old...

Four months after Ben Smith left as editor-in-chief of BuzzFeed News to become a media columnist at the New York Times, BuzzFeed CEO Jonah Peretti has found his replacement. Mark Schoofs, a well-respected...

Chester Zoo pays tribute to NHS workers naming five penguin chicks Florence, Thomas, Bevan, Arrowe and Countess The zoo has named its five new penguin chicks after NHS hospitals and workers   Keepers...

It’s been one year since Lori Loughlin, Felicity Huffman and several college coaches and officials were indicted in the nationwide college admissions scandal on March 12, 2019. According to court documents,...

‘Quest for Heavenly Truth’: China’s first Mars exploration mission will be called ‘Tianwen-1’ after a 2,000-year-old poem that ponders on stars and planets The mission will...

China names coronavirus whistle-blower medic ‘a martyr’ for his ‘bravery’ after his colleague who had fed him the information ‘went missing’ Hubei authority has named...