These apex predators play a much bigger role in ecosystems than most people suspect, and their absence causes all kinds of problems that we aren't always able to solve.
Standing on a lot in an otherwise uneventful part of Olomouc in the Czech Republic is a rusting aircraft that houses Aeroplane Bar Letka Tu-104, a tiny bar that has been serving cheap drinks and kitschy music for decades. Slinging drinks...Show More Summary
Recently, the Pew Research Global Attitudes Project surveyed people in 40 different countries around the world about issues of morality, like sex, drinking, and gambling. They found that the Czech Republic was most accepting of gay lifestyles,...Show More Summary
Apple has made the 8GB iPhone 5c available in a number of European countries today. The low-capacity iPhone is now on sale in Belgium, the Czech Republic, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, and Sweden. In each country, the 8GB 5c is roughly $50 cheaper than the 16GB 5c. The 8GB 5c is still unavailable in the U.S. [via 9to5Mac] ...
Apple has continued to slowly expand availability of its new entry-level 8-gigabyte iPhone 5c model, with the handset debuting in a number of additional countries this week, including Italy and Sweden.
It looks like Apple's latest model in the iPhone 5c line, the 8GB version, is beginning to go on sale in some additional countries today. We've received a tip that it has just this morning gone on sale in the Czech Republic for the first...Show More Summary
Who says horses should have all the fun? Inspired by equestrian jumping events, rabbit enthusiasts in the Czech Republic recently organized a bunny hop competition as an early Easter celebration. In a video from the contest, the hares...Show More Summary
You think your day job doesn't leave you enough time to pursue your dreams of becoming a science fiction author? Gaze upon the example of Rabbi Karol Efraim Sidon, the Chief Rabbi of the Czech Republic, and feel ashamed. He authored a bestselling science fiction novel, the first of a four-book series. Read more...
UEFA Europa League quarter-finals Benfica vs. AZ Alkmaar (kick-off 8:05 p.m. BST /3:05 p.m. EDT) Benfica lead 1-0 on aggregate Referee: Pavel Kralovec (Czech Republic) Juventus vs. Lyon (kick-off 8:05 p.m. BST /3:05 p.m. EDT) Juventus lead 1-0 on aggregate Referee: Alberto Undiano (Spain) Sevilla vs. Show More Summary
In the wilds of the Czech Republic, a massive group of Warhammer fans have gathered, dressed up and gone to war. Not on the tabletop. On a "real" battlefield. Read more...
On International Romani Day (April 8) the French branch of Amnesty International wrote a statement entitled “Facing a spiral of violence, the Roma of Europe are demanding justice and protection”. The statement is especially critical of the treatment of the Roma community in France, the Czech Republic and Greece [fr]:...
I'm already won over by an article that reveals that the chief rabbi (of both Prague and the Czech Republic), Karol Sidon, admits: I couldn't read anything but what is considered lowbrow sci fi literature which I really love But howShow More Summary
Davis Cup World Group quarter-finals results this weekend: At Tokyo (indoor - hard) Japan 0 Czech Republic 3 Friday Radek Stepanek (CZE) bt Tatsuma Ito (JPN) 6-7 (5/7), 7-6 (7/5), 6-1, 7-5 Lukas Rosol (CZE) bt Taro Daniel (JPN) 6-4,Show More Summary
Wait, what were they even trying to remove? More » Miss Czech Republic Gets Half Her Crotch And Thigh Cut Off In Tragic Photoshop Accident is a post from TheGloss - Get the best women's beauty, make up, hairstyles tips. Get sex, dating advice, culture news and hot trends for women..
Canadian skip Kevin Koe is alone in second place at the world men's curling championship in Beijing after victories over Russia and the Czech Republic on Monday.
The Palestinian ambassador to the Czech Republic died Jan. 1 at his residence in Prague. At first, investigators thought an old safe may have exploded. Now they say that wasn't the case.
The United States should “reconsider putting in our missile defense system back into the Czech Republic and Poland, as we once planned. As you recall, we pulled that out as a gift to Russia.” –Former Gov. Mitt Romney, on CBS’s “Face the Nation,” March 23, 2014 Not to pick on Romney, but this is a […]
The Jewish Museum in Prague and the Federation of Jewish Communities in the Czech Republic have obtained the restitution of a missing Jewish ritual object of Czech origin located in the United States. Originally from South Bohemia, the Torah Ark curtain resurfaced in April 2013 in connection with a Judaica auction at Sotheby?s in New York. Show More Summary
Photo via Gizmodo Perhaps the most recognizable building in Prague, Czech Republic thanks to its 230-foot height, brutalist Communist-era design, and small army of creepy crawling baby statues, the totally bizarre Žižkov Television Tower was built in 1985 by structural...