As reported by British Antarctic Survey (BAS), the tallest mountain in the UK – including its overseas territories – is no longer Mount Jackson. No, it’s not even Ben Nevis, which at the height of 1,345 meters (4,412 feet), is the highest in the British Isles. Overseas, Antarctica’s Mount Jackson at 3,184 meters (10,446 feet) was the winner, until now. That accolade suddenly belongs to Mount Hope, also found on the Antarctica peninsula.
Gene therapy in humans may still be in its infancy, but it’s already making some previously impossible stories a reality. From editing out the symptoms of sickle cell disease to curing two baby girls of an incurable form of leukemia, the future is already here for some. Now, as reported by two remarkable studies in The New England Journal of Medicine, it appears that gene therapy’s making headways when it comes to hemophilia.
You’ve probably not really noticed, but an independent, small-budget film named The Last Jedi is coming out in a few days’ time. It’s not really making much of a splash in terms of social media; critics are barely bothering to cover it. It’s basically not worth your time. It’s certainly not A Christmas Prince, am I right? Obviously, I am kidding. If you don’t know what The Last Jedi is, then please get out. You’re the worst. We can never be friends. No, never.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Musk AND Zuckerberg or Musk + Zuckerberg.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used). For example, results will contain either cake or cookie by searching cake OR cookie or cake,cookie
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".