Was it a bird? A plane? A drunken streaker? No, it was the latest attempt to draw attention to Australia's human rights abuses.
If things had turned out differently for Brazil — I don’t mean in the World Cup — Recife might now be known as Mauritsstad. But when the Portuguese expelled the… Read more The post Dutch jewel appeared first on The Spectator.
Daniel Vettori has confirmed his retirement from international cricket, declaring that the World Cup final against Australia was his last game for New Zealand
Exclusive round-table interview: Jonny Wilkinson, Bryan Habana and Brad Thorn talk rugby, pressure and winning trophies...
The last time Michael Carrick started a match for England was the pivotal World Cup qualifier against Poland at Wembley in October 2013, some 17 months ago. Fast-forward to last Friday night and Carrick was named as England’s midfield anchor … Continue reading ?
This dual view of the planet's icy moon Rhea marks this new phase of Cassini's voyage. Read the rest
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For nearly two years, the orbital path of NASA's Cassini spacecraft has limited the mission's encounters with Saturn's moons. These newly released photos of the icy moon Rhea mark the spacecraft's return to the planet's equatorial plane, realm of the ringed world's frozen satellites. Read more...
The RFU complain of London 2012 takeover as World Cup chief Debbie Jevans is involved in row with Ian Ritchie in the days leading up to exit...
Adapted from Why Did the Chicken Cross the World?: The Epic Saga of the Bird That Powers Civilization, out now from Atria Books. The World Slasher Cup is the Super Bowl of cockfighting, a five-day series of 648 matches held in a coliseum in downtown Quezon City in metro Manila. Show More Summary
This is one of the coolest pictures I’ve ever seen. And bonus: It’s science! Geez, where to start? OK, this is the Poker Flat Research Range in Alaska, where NASA launches what are called sounding rockets. These are not as big as rockets you might be used to, but they’re still hefty enough to get a payload up as high as 300 kilometers. On Jan. Show More Summary
The slain woman became pinned beneath the charging 2006 Toyota RAV4 moments after it crashed through the Great Neck store's glass entrance just before 11 a.m., according to police and local reports.
Adobe on Monday launched a conceptual design app for the iPad, Comp CC, while Facebook brought third-party app integration to Messenger, and Google Drive gained support for automatic iOS photo and video backup.
TextKraft, Infovole's powerful text app, just keeps getting better and better. The post Hands-on with the Textkraft 3.2 iPad text processor update appeared first on AppleTell.
Space agency is preparing for a $1.25 billion claw game to try to pick a boulder off of an asteroid and bring it back to Earth
Another report suggests Toyota's version of the co-developed sports car will be larger than that of BMW, but still heavily reliant on BMW-sourced technology.
I’m still on the fence over whether society should allow monopod poles selfie sticks to exists, but this latest invention is pushing me over to the “hell no” side of the argument. For those who need a giant viewfinder to … Read more...
The New ‘Daily Show’ Host Trevor Noah seems to be a nice, earnest guy who maybe wants a tiger to devour Lady Gaga.
It’s the Rodney Dangerfield of cars. Tell somebody you’re driving a Toyota Avalon and you might get a “huh?” or a “yeah? That’s interesting.” It gets no respect. It’s not like saying you’re driving a Mustang GT or an Audi S-anything. It’s an Avalon. A what? More’s the pity, because it’s really a sleeper of […]
NASA has confirmed that the James Webb Space Telescope is on-time and on-budget after years of delays and cost overruns. Can the telescope still launch on time and achieve its scientific targets?