Post by Lisa Fogarty. Trudi and Michael Hardman and their six children were embarking on the trip of a lifetime -- but it is was one that turned into a horrific nightmare. The Texas family was driving through Louisiana on their way to...Show More Summary
Yep, the world No. 1 did it. So take comfort.
The world needs a lot more hydrogen refuelling stations before a fuel-cell car makes practical sense, but when the world is ready, Volkswagen has not one but two cars primed for production.
Last month a group called ?Hollaback released a video that quickly became one of the more talked-about clips of the year. It was the ?catcalling video heard round the world, and it brought to light the near-constant barrage of verbal assault women face as they go about their day-to-day lives. Show More Summary
Millenials know only a world where free music is everywhere, but one group is still willing to pay and has the disposable income to do it - adults 50+. Chasing that market, Sony Music Entertainment and its catalog division, Legacy Recordings,...Show More Summary
Unfortunately, it's also kind of light on the whole "jurassic" or dinosaur-y aspect of the movie. But I still have to admit this is still the most exciting glass of water I've seen since the ones that little girl from Signs used to leave everywhere. Read more...
The final round of the 2014 Formula One World Championship brings us to Yas Marina Circuit, the home of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Conditions are typically hot and dry during the days of the Middle Eastern race, and this year’s event will be no different. Clear skies are expected throughout the weekend and the peak temperature on Sunday will...
Defending champion Henrik Stenson overcame fatigue to punish hesitant play from overnight pacesetter Rory McIlroy, taking a two-stroke lead over the world number one in the second round of the $8 million DP World Tour Championship on Friday.
Diabetes has become a major public health crisis around the world. China is especially struggling with this health threat, since the one in four people with diabetes worldwide reside in this country. However, a new collaborative approach to care that uses registries and community support could help improve diabetes care. This is according to a new […]
British Troops in Trenches, Flanders 1915 Life in the Trenches Part 1 Life in the trenches has become one of the most enduring images of the First World War. Conditions in the trenches were beyond squalid. Death, appalling injury, disease and destruction surrounded the troops at every turn. Show More Summary
In the late ’60s, when Steve McQueen (the actor, not the current director) was one of the biggest stars in the world, McQueen outlined a treatment for an action/adventure movie. “Outlined” may be too simple a word; in fact, there’s a 1700-page document from McQueen setting up the film. Show More Summary
Graphic designer Nickolay Lamm used an art project to show the world what Barbie would look like if she had the measurements of an average 19-year-old woman, according to the CDC. No one was particularly surprised that the side-by-side comparison of the two dolls showed very different results. Show More Summary
Luke Donald said successive early birdies helped him recapture some of his long-lost confidence as the former world number one went on to shoot a six-under 66 in the second round of the DP World Tour Championship on Friday.
The People's Bank of China, one of the world's most secretive central banks, just slashed interest rates. The one-year deposit rate just got cut 0.25 points to 2.75%. And the refinancing rate was slashed 0.40 points to 3.60%. That's according to the Financial Times. This is all in the face of a slowing economy. Show More Summary
The 2014 Formula One world championship all comes down to this weekend at the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix with Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg both still in with a chance of winning the title. While Hamilton currently...Show More Summary
Singapore is a vibrant ultra-modern city that is continuously re-defining itself. With one of the world’s best Urban Planning Organizations (URA) determined to develop Singapore into a ‘great city to work, live and play’, the city-state...Show More Summary
We’ve something really exciting happening on Monday. And just couldn’t wait until then to tell you about it… It’s the World Exclusive (that’s the entire planet!) of the new collection from one of our all time favourite designers, Berta. Pretty amazing, right? A first glimpse at the stunning Berta 2015 Collection We’re always so excited when Berta’s […]
We're fat -- and we're getting fatter. One estimate from earlier this year found that almost one-third of the world was now obese (that's more than 2 billion people) and that numbers had been rising, significantly, for decades. Read full article >>
We're fat -- and we're getting fatter. One estimate from earlier this year found that almost one-third of the world was now obese (that's more than 2 billion people) and that numbers had been rising, significantly, for decades. The world's growing obesity and the health problems that come with it are a big deal -- and […]
These photos are awesome, forsooth! [ Photos: Actors Who Have Starred As More Than One Comic Book Character! ] Photographer Sacha Goldberger gifted the world with something special: a glimpse at the greatest comic book and Science Fiction characters of all time in 16th century portraits. Lo, above is the Joker…uh, or the Jester, if thy will! But there's [...]