Monday, December 10, 2018


It should soon be easier to tell a chemical’s toxicity without killing animals

THE number of chemicals that might come into contact with a human being is staggering. The European Chemical Agency (ECHA) recognises over 130,000 molecules. Its American counterpart recognises 85,000. Testing all of these for toxicity is well-nigh impossible. Animal testing, in particular, is controversial, slow, costly and often cruel. Nor is it reliable. Its results […]


Hailey Baldwin calls fiance Justin Bieber her ‘absolute best friend’

Hailey Baldwin said Justin Bieber is her “absolute best friend.”  (Getty Images) Hailey Baldwin is gushing about her soon-to-be husband. The model posted a sweet picture of herself with Justin Bieber on Sunday, calling the singer her “absolute best friend.” Baldwin is also pictured with her massive engagement ring. Baldwin, 21, didn’t say where the […]

Is Victoria’s Secret sexy image, Angels hurting their brand?

From l-r: Stella Maxwell, Lily Aldridge, Lais Ribeiro, Jasmine Tookes, Sara Sampaio and Elsa Hosk pose backstage during 2017 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show In Shanghai at Mercedes-Benz Arena on November 20, 2017 in Shanghai, China.  (Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for Victoria’s Secret) Supermodel Lais Ribeiro strutted her lithesome 6-foot frame across the stage last November at […]