Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson explains why some people see ghosts

If you are frustrated when you wake up in the middle of the night and can't go zzzing again, here is Dr. Erich Voight of NYU to walk you through some simple things to do - and things to avoid - in order to fall back asleep.


What to and not do to fall back asleep in the middle of the night

If you are frustrated when you wake up in the middle of the night and can't go zzzing again, here (see video below) is Dr. Erich Voight of NYU to walk you through some simple things to do - and things to avoid - in order to fall back asleep.


The breathing technique soldiers use to stay calm

Dr. Belisa Vranich, psychologist and author of "Breathe," explains (in the video below) a breathing technique that will calm you down, even in the most stressful of situations — like a battlefield.


This is how much the world has changed since the Cubs last won the World Series 108 years ago


Funding for students from Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda

Help us find the next generation of Manchester graduates who can make change happen. Read more

The University of Manchester is offering scholarships for the distance learning MSc Human Resource Management and Development (International Development) and MSc Management and Information Systems: Change and Development. Online learning gives students the flexibility to combine study with work, family and other commitments.

To be eligible for a scholarship students must fulfil the following criteria:
  • Be be a resident citizen of Tanzania, Uganda or Rwanda and have not previously studied outside Africa
  • Hold a good undergraduate degree (minimum Upper Second or equivalent) in a relevant discipline from a recognised university
  • Have a minimum of two years' relevant work experience
  • Be able to demonstrate how studying for an online masters will benefit both their career and the development of your home country
  • Have an excellent level of English.
The closing date for applications is Wednesday 10 November 2016.

Click here to apply now



Stori na Nyama Episode 2: Wadau Wanapojadili Nani Mkali wa HipHop Tanzania

Ni utamaduni uliojengeka kwa marafiki walioshibana kukutana mara moja moja kupiga stori huku wakiburudika na muziki au vinywaji, na mara zote kuna mada ambazo hujadiliwa kila mmoja akitoa maoni yake.

Kinachovutia kwa kundi hili la marafiki ni namna wanavyouelezea kiufasaha muziki wa nyumbani hasa ule wa HiHop. Tazama video hii.