Day: March 22, 2018

Cantabria: discovering Spain’s little-visited north coast

March 22, 2018

Sitting pretty on the Iberian Peninsula’s north coast, tiny Cantabria offers a completely different vision of Spain. Still largely unknown to outsiders – Spanish tourists here outnumber foreigners 4 to 1 – this invitingly green region offers astounding variety in a relatively small space. Tucked away in Cantabria’s lush landscapes are some of the world’s […]

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Bonaire waters offer loads of family fun

March 22, 2018

Just 50 miles north of Venezuela and, importantly, well south of the Caribbean hurricane belt most prone to storms, lies Bonaire, one of the Dutch ‘ABC islands’ that also include Aruba and Curaçao. Uncrowded, peaceful and boasting 365 days of sunny skies, Bonaire is famously one of the world’s most outstanding and kid-friendly destinations for […]

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The VR Experience: Challenges for a Growing Market

March 22, 2018

Virtual reality devices, including headsets and peripherals, offer consumers and businesses new ways to experience and share immersive content for entertainment, educational, social and other purposes. VR’s unique capability to promote user interaction through highly immersive content provides untapped potential in terms of storytelling, advertising, the practice of medicine, business, travel and much more. Virtual […]

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Manipulating the motor cortex during deep sleep

March 22, 2018

Most of us know that a good night’s sleep is key for happiness and productivity, and that conversely, a night of poor sleep can have negative effects on our performance during the day. But a new study manages to find precisely the brain area responsible for learning new skills and shows how it can be […]

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Is Genetic Testing the Key to Weight Loss?

March 22, 2018

The best diet to help you fit in your jeans could be determined by your genes, some experts say. Find out whether you should be tested for the “fat gene.” There’s no doubt that obesity is a growing problem in America. In 1962, obesity affected 13 percent of Americans. By 2000, the percentage of obese […]

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