Rogerio Bontorin ‘congratulates’ Herb Dean for the ‘victory’ at UFC 259, wants Kai Kara-France rematch

Rogerio Bontorin isn’t happy with veteran MMA referee Herb Dean’s work following UFC 259. The Brazilian flyweight took on Kai Kara-France on the preliminary portion of UFC’s pay-per-view event this past Saturday in Las Vegas, and lost by knockout with seconds left on the clock in the opening round. Bontorin had a good start with […]

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A modified protein appears to trigger lung fibrosis after environmental exposure

The triggers and causes of a severe scarring disease of the lungs—idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, or IPF—remain unclear. Now, research published in Science Translational Medicine shows how cadmium and carbon black can trigger lung macrophages to produce a modified protein, citrullinated vimentin, or cit‑vim, which leads to lung fibrosis. Researchers from the University of Alabama at […]

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Dan Hardy releases statement on UFC departure, says promotion ‘revoked’ team’s UFC 259 credentials

One-time UFC welterweight title challenger Dan Hardy hopes to reconcile a dispute with his promoter after the company cut direct ties with him following a “disagreement” with an employee. “The result of their brief and private investigation has left me with little closure, and hope that at some point I’m able to get more information […]

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Inexplicably, YouTube says extremely racist Steven Crowder video isn’t hate speech

“Our hate speech policy prohibits content promoting hatred against groups based on their race,” a YouTube spokesperson tells OneZero. “While offensive, this video from the Steven Crowder channel does not violate this policy.” If you were curious, here is YouTube’s full hate speech policy. And if you want to hear the offensive comments from Crowder’s […]

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