China’s influence on Africa is a force to be reckoned with. The country is among Africa’s largest investors, having poured $66.4 billion into 705 African projects in 2015 alone. But who are China’s operations benefiting more: Africa or China?
Social anxiety is the fear of social interactions and being in a public place. Usually triggered by something or someone that makes us feel uncomfortable about ourselves, it’s what prevents us from speaking up in a group and makes us feel uncomfortable in a crowded room.
In the US, fracking caused US gas prices to fall by 47% between 2013 and 2015. Although a key driver of the country’s economy, it’s a controversial. Scotland for example, banned it after public opposition in 2017.
For many, waking up earlier seems an almost impossible task. Although some research shows early risers may benefit more throughout their day than late starters, others disagree. Here’s a look at the evidence.
Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is one of the leading causes of partial blindness in developed countries. Although it has historically been difficult to treat, scientists are now developing a new cell replacement therapy that could drastically change this narrative.