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Bryson DeChambeau smashes 377-yard drive, wins Arnold Palmer Invitational

Bryson DeChambeau smashes 377-yard drive, wins Arnold Palmer Invitational

Sports
March 8 (UPI) -- Golfer Bryson DeChambeau wowed fans with his powerful drives en route to a victory at 2021 Arnold Palmer Invitational. One of the tee shots traveled 377 yards and led to a birdie at Bay Hill Golf Course. DeChambeau carded a 1-under par 71 in the final round of the tournament Sunday in Orlando, Fla. He was 11-under par for the tournament, one stroke better than second-place Lee Westwood. Advertisement "This week it helped numerous times," DeChambeau told reporters, when asked about his drives. "I was able to get a wedge out of the rough when some people were hitting seven irons or six irons back in the rough. "It was kinda like the U.S. Open where I was able to dominate with the driving off the tee."[embedded content] Corey Conners finished third while Andrew Putnam, Ric...
Nobel Prize-winning scientist Frances Arnold retracts paper

Nobel Prize-winning scientist Frances Arnold retracts paper

Science
American scientist Frances Arnold, who won the Nobel Prize for chemistry, has retracted her latest paper.Ms Arnold shared the prestigious award in 2018 with George P Smith and Gregory Winter for their research on enzymes. A subsequent paper on enzymatic synthesis of beta-lactams was published in the journal Science in May 2019.It has been retracted because the results were not reproducible, and the authors found data missing from a lab notebook.Reproduction is an essential part of validating scientific experiments. If an experiment is a success, one would expect to get the same results every time it was conducted. Ms Arnold came forward with the news herself on Twitter on 2 January."For my first work-related tweet of 2020, I am t...
What do Danny DeVito and Arnold Schwarzenegger have in common? They are part of 'gray divorce' trend

What do Danny DeVito and Arnold Schwarzenegger have in common? They are part of 'gray divorce' trend

Finance
What do Danny DeVito, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Al Gore have in common? They were all part of an increasing trend called the "gray divorce." Gray divorce is a term for what happens after 20-plus years of marriage to unhappily wed people in their 50s or older.Among U.S. adults ages 50 and up, the divorce rate has roughly doubled since the 1990s. In 2015, for every 1,000 married persons in that age category, 10 divorced — up from five in 1990, according to data from the National Center for Health Statistics and the U.S. Census Bureau. Among those ages 65 and older, the divorce rate has roughly tripled since 1990, reaching six people per 1,000 married persons in 2015.Of course, when it comes to retirement, whatever money the divorcing couple has needs to be divided — often after an expensive ...