North Macedonia inflict historic World Cup qualifying defeat on Germany

North Macedonia stunned Germany with a 2-1 World Cup qualifying victory in Duisburg, as Eljif Elmas’s 85th-minute winner earned the Balkan country what is surely their greatest ever win. Germany dominated the first half with 70% possession, but although Leon Goretzka hit the crossbar it was the visitors who took the lead when the 37-year-old […]


Reopen and regenerate: Exosome-coated stent heals vascular injury, repairs damaged tissue

Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed an exosome-coated stent with a “smart-release” trigger that could both prevent reopened blood vessels from narrowing and deliver regenerative stem cell-derived therapy to blood-starved, or ischemic, tissue. Angioplasty—a procedure that opens blocked arteries—often involves placing a metal stent to reinforce arterial walls and prevent them from collapsing […]


Nike sues company that made ‘Satan Shoes’ with Lil Nas X

Athletic shoe maker Nike Inc on Monday sued a New York-based company that produced “Satan Shoes” purported to contain a drop of human blood as part of a collaboration with “Old Town Road” rapper Lil Nas X. Nike said in the lawsuit that the company, MSCHF Product Studio Inc, infringed on and diluted its trademark […]


Personal data of 533 million Facebook users leaks online

Security researcher Alon Gal highlighted the leak, the result of a Facebook vulnerability patched in 2019. The data went up for sale via a dark web cybercrime forum back in January, when interested buyers could look up the information in the database using a Telegram bot. Now, the entire trove has been made freely available. […]


New Hampshire teen saves West Virginia boy injured in ATV accident caught on TikTok

As it turns out, TikTok may have a purpose beyond enjoying funny videos and learning trendy dance moves. For one West Virginia boy, it was a fellow TikTok user nearly 800 miles away who is credited with saving his life. Trent Jarrett, 12, was livestreaming his high-speed ATV ride on Sunday when the vehicle suddenly […]