AFTER her blonde makeover Billie Eilish has been compared to sex symbol Cillian Murphy. Siobhan O’Connor reveals what makes them so attractive. And we check out the other celebs separated at birth. Double act…Billie ’an Cillian Billie Eilish and Cillian Murphy With their plump pouts, defined features and pale blue eyes, Billie and Cillian are scientifically perfect. Here’s why . . . BLUE EYES: Billie sang about “Ocean Eyes” and research shows blue eyes are favoured by most. In a YouGov poll 34 per cent voted blue the most attractive. HIGH CHEEKBONES: In women these are a sign of sexual maturity, while men such as Cillian with high cheekbones have been selected by females throughout history – a sign of their strength. They are also associated with trustworthiness, according to a 2014 study. FULL LIPS: Scientists say a plumper pout indicates youth, vitality and health. As we age, our lips thin, while illnesses can cause dryness or discolouring – not ideal … [Read more...] about The science behind lookalikes Cillian Murphy and Billie Eilish’s good looks – and the other celebs separated at birth
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One in five doses being jabbed around the world is made in India. The country is also the largest exporter of COVID-19 vaccines to the rest of the world. Yet, when it comes to inoculating its own people against coronavirus , the South Asian nation has barely covered a tenth of its population, and is now seeing a record number of new deaths every day . There are fears over whether India's demand for vaccines to tackle the pandemic might impact other, often lower-income countries in their fights against COVID-19 . Why? About 30% of doses that are exported to other countries are produced in India, Sky News analysis of data from the science analytics company Airfinity shows. The world depends on four countries which will supply 70% of the total 13.7 billion doses agreed to be manufactured so far: China, India, Germany and the US . The rest of the doses will be supplied by 16 countries, including the UK . The country is expected to supply 2% of global demand. … [Read more...] about COVID-19: India’s vaccine export ban could send shockwaves worldwide. Should the UK step in to help?
Boris Johnson has faced claims that he ignored scientific advice in the run-up to imposing a third national lockdown in England. The prime minister has instructed people to "stay at home" following the surge in coronavirus infections, closing all non-essential shops and ordering schools to move to remote learning. A scientific adviser to the government has said the latest shutdown was "inevitable" after Christmas Day mixing was allowed and a new, more transmissible variant of the virus was identified. But what did experts tell the government behind the scenes in the days and weeks before lockdown was announced, and have ministers been "following the science" as they have repeatedly claimed? Sky News takes a look. Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player 'Stay at home': New lockdown for England Schools Advertisement Minutes released from a meeting of the Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies (SAGE) revealed … [Read more...] about COVID-19: How scientists warned Boris Johnson in private before ‘inevitable’ national lockdown
Golden Globe nominee Armie Hammer's aunt Casey Hammer will reveal her notorious, wealthy family's secrets in a new limited documentary series. The Home Depot Design Center kitchen designer signed an exclusive deal with Talos Films to develop the tell-all TV series, according to Deadline . Casey is now 'shopping the project to broadcasters and streamers,' which will be partly based on her 288-page self-published 2015 tome, Surviving My Birthright. The last thing he needs! Golden Globe nominee Armie Hammer's aunt Casey Hammer (pictured September 26) will reveal her notorious, wealthy family's secrets in a new limited documentary series Excited? The Home Depot Design Center kitchen designer signed an exclusive deal with Talos Films to develop the tell-all TV series Hammer - who has $100 in savings and is estranged from much of her family - told the site: 'As a survivor I want to help empower others to speak up and know that they are heard.' Casey's father … [Read more...] about Armie Hammer’s aunt developing docuseries on notorious family… amid his sexual assault investigation
With the final episode of Line of Duty set to air tonight, you may be wondering how you will ever fill your Sunday evenings again. But don’t worry – TV bosses have plenty more crime dramas up their sleeves that are sure to become ratings hits. 2021 will bring a whole raft of thrillers lining up to fill the void left by the BBC police smash. These include the return of crime favourites such as Vera and Baptiste and a new one with Suranne Jones. Here’s our pick of the best… Vigil BBC1 - Later this Year The bar is set high for this one as World Productions - the makers of Line of Duty and Bodyguard - are behind it. Scott & Bailey star Suranne Jones plays DCI Amy Silva, who is leading an investigation into the mysterious disappearance of a fishing trawler and a death on board a nuclear submarine. Expect plenty of thrills, as police clash with the Navy and British security services, and the investigation looks set to have far-reaching consequences... … [Read more...] about Eleven cracking crime dramas to fill Line of Duty-shaped hole in our lives