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Youri Tielemans produces ‘James Maddison-esque’ assist as Leicester cement place in top four with comeback win at Brighton

Youri Tielemans produces ‘James Maddison-esque’ assist as Leicester cement place in top four with comeback win at Brighton

Sports
Youri Tielemans channelled his inner-James Maddison as his ‘terrific’ assist helped Leicester claim a 2-1 win at Brighton. The Belgian drifted inside before firing into Kelechi Iheanacho who showed excellent composure to chip in Leicester’s equaliser on 62 minutes. sky sports Tielamans foxed the Brighton defenders as he found Iheanacho AFP Iheanacho did the rest with a lovely chip into the top corner The Foxes turned the match on its head three minutes before the end of normal time when Daniel Amartey took advantage of Robert Sanchez’s mistake. Adam Lallana had put Brighton in front early on. With the likes of Maddison and Harvey Barnes out injured, the onus is on Leicester’s other midfielders as they continue ...
Data revealing the UK’s lockdown habits is coming from an unexpected place – and we’re sleeping more

Data revealing the UK’s lockdown habits is coming from an unexpected place – and we’re sleeping more

Technology
If the pandemic has been good for one thing, it's time in bed."People are taking a chance to get some extra sleep," says Daniel McNamara, a data scientist at energy supplier Bulb. "It's cool." The insight comes from an unexpected source: smart meters.These devices measure electricity usage and send the information straight to energy suppliers.At Bulb, which has about 1.5 million customers, the change in morning behaviour (shown in the chart below) was very clear. Advertisement ...
Aston Villa captain Jack Grealish warned England place could be at risk by Danny Murphy after latest controversy – ‘If you repeat offend, you won’t play’

Aston Villa captain Jack Grealish warned England place could be at risk by Danny Murphy after latest controversy – ‘If you repeat offend, you won’t play’

Sports
Danny Murphy has warned Aston Villa captain Jack Grealish to behave himself or risk losing his place in the England squad. The 25-year-old was today banned from driving for nine months and fined a total of £82,499 after crashing his Range Rover during March’s coronavirus lockdown. Getty Images - Getty Grealish was in the news for the wrong reasons on Tuesday He also pleaded guilty to a separate offence of careless driving after prosecutors said an unmarked police car spotted him driving at more than 90mph along the M42 at ‘close to an intimidating distance’ on October 18. The early years of Grealish’s career was dominated by front-page headlines, from a picture of him sprawled on a pavement in Tenerife aged 19 to images of the Englishman inhaling ‘la...
Environmental value of renewable energy varies from place to place

Environmental value of renewable energy varies from place to place

Science
Dec. 14 (UPI) -- New investments in green energy won't have the same impact everywhere, researchers say. Some places will gain greater environmental benefits from renewable energy sources than others, according to a new study published Monday in the journal Nature Sustainability. Advertisement "For years, researchers have taken different approaches to try to assess the environmental benefits of renewable energy," study co-author Harrison Fell said in a news release. "The Energy Information Administration started releasing detailed data on renewable power generation in 2018, and we realized that we finally had an opportunity to address this issue using real-world data," said Fell, an associate professor of energy economics at North Carolina State University. The newly published study is t...
Italy climbs into fifth place for most coronavirus deaths

Italy climbs into fifth place for most coronavirus deaths

World
Dec. 13 (UPI) -- Italy has been dealing with a second wave of coronavirus deaths and cases that have been far worse than when the nation was the world epicenter in the spring. On Saturday, Italy moved past Britain into fifth place for most fatalities from the pandemic. Advertisement Italy, which at one time led the world in fatalities has risen to 64,520 deaths, as well as 1,843,712 cases in seventh place. Worldwide so far Sunday, there are 1,617,808 deaths and 72,570,461 cases. Cases have been growing 1 million every two days, including a record 704,570 Friday, with deaths hitting a daily record of 12,918 Thursday. The United States for the past few months has been the worldwide leader, passing 16 million cases Saturday and nearing 300,000 deaths Sunday. On Dec. 3, Italy set the daily r...