Will Smith: now Hollywood royalty, the star’s rise has been far from painless | Will Smith

There’s a seemingly offhand quality which is central to the appeal of Will Smith: an innate magnetism and loose-limbed, casual coolness. But the career path from teenage rap artist to TV actor to superstar status was anything but effortless; it was the result of a self-described “psychotic” work ethic and meticulous, perhaps even obsessive, planning. … Read more

Ecuador: A new massacre in the Guayaquil prison leaves at least 68 prisoners dead and 25 injured | International

The body of a prisoner appears surrounded by police officers on the roof of the Litoral penitentiary the morning after riots broke out inside the prison in Guayaquil, Ecuador, on Saturday, November 13, 2021.Jose Sanchez (AP) Another violent dawn in the Guayaquil Penitentiary leaves a scene of horror in an Ecuador shocked by insecurity and … Read more

Vascular defects appear to underlie the progression of Parkinson’s disease – NovLink

Journal Reference: Alan J. Fowler, Jaeil Ahn, Michaeline Hebron, Timothy Chiu, Reem Ayoub, Sanjana Mulki, Habtom Ressom, Yasar Torres-Yaghi, Barbara Wilmarth, Fernando L. Pagan, Charbel Moussa. CSF MicroRNAs Reveal Impairment of Angiogenesis and Autophagy in Parkinson Disease. Neurology Genetics, 2021; 7 (6): e633 DOI: 10.1212/NXG.0000000000000633 The researchers say their finding, detailed in a study published … Read more

“The climate catastrophe is still knocking on the door”, warns the UN secretary general

Alok Sharma, President of COP26, November 13, 2021. PAUL ELLIS / AFP It’s a half hearted chord. The 26e The United Nations Conference of the Parties ended on Saturday, November 13, in Glasgow, Scotland, with a first turn for the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions. But the final text did not succeed in constituting the … Read more

COP26. Final agreement approved at the climate summit

The last-minute change was proposed by India which softens the call to end the use of coal. The proposal was made by the Indian Environment Minister, Bhupender Yadav, who at the closing plenary asked to change the wording of a paragraph defending the progressive end of the use of coal for energy production without measures … Read more

How Ryan Reynolds ranks among The Rock’s scene partners

Imagine trying to share the screen with the larger-than-life Dwayne Johnson – the Brahma Bull, the People’s Champ, onetime Sexiest Man Alive, the most electrifying man in pop culture … the Rock.  Over the past two decades, Johnson has gradually taken over Hollywood the same way he ruled a wrestling ring, while finding plenty of fellow … Read more

There’s a Good Reason They Use Swords, Not Guns

Denis Villeneuve’s 2021 adaptation of Dune, based on Frank Herbert’s beloved novels, is in a word: epic. It has everything we could ask for in a science fiction fantasy of space opera proportions. A noble-born family, whose honor is rivaled only by their good looks? Check. A dangerous mission on a distant, exotic planet, as … Read more

Lady Di’s bodyguard congratulates Kristen Stewart on her performance

Bodyguards of Lady Di congratulate Kristen Stewart for their interpretation. Ken Wharfe ensures that it was the most accurate performance of the princess, after seeing the film “Spencer”. Ken Wharfe, who was Princess Diana’s bodyguard from 1989 to 1993, praised Kristen Stewart’s performance in “Spencer”, biographical film at the hands of director Pablo Larraín. “Of … Read more