April 28, 2015

News

US News (via The Guardian)

Science & Technology (via The Guardian)

Risk of sex offending linked to genetic factors, study finds

Male relatives of sex offenders five times more likely to commit similar crimes, and 40% of risk is genetic, study suggests

Arts & Entertainment (via The Guardian)

Can you teach someone to be funny? Humourversity’s Pete Crofts thinks so

The Melbourne comedy devotee has 800 boxes of comedy memorabilia and grand plans for an Australian Institute of Comedy

International News (via The Guardian)

Half of India’s rivers are polluted, finds new government report

The number of rivers defined as ‘polluted’ in India has gone from 121 to 275 in the last five years, with increased levels of sewage a primary cause