Donnie Nietes has accomplished plenty in his 14-year professional boxing career, winning world titles in two divisions, serving as the longest reigning Filipino world champion and keeping his record unblemished for nearly 13 years now. Nearing...Show More Summary
Is this some kind of record? Two of next season’s 12 new shows are world premieres. Full details here.
One of the most valuable motorcycles in the world is going to auction in Italy next month. The Brough Superior SS100 nicknamed "Moby Dick" by Motor Cycling (U.K.) magazine in 1931 was also proclaimed at that time as "the fastest privately...Show More Summary
Exactly how long have humans been in the Americas? A wealth of evidence suggests they arrived as early as 20,000 years ago, while the earliest record of modern humans in the world dates back 200,000 years to Africa, and they probably didn't leave until around 50,000 to...
Conquering a game’s challenges over and over again can make you feel invincible. With a new world record in sight, one Breath of the Wild speedrunner decided to get flashy with the final boss. Too bad Ganon was having none of it. Read more...
Simon, a three-foot-long rabbit, was set to break his father's record as the world's largest.
The Recording Academy may have (wrongly) deemed it a runner-up, but when it comes Beyoncé’s Lemonade, the people have spoken: The album has officially been named the worldwide best-seller of 2016. The announcement was made on Tuesday...Show More Summary
Chatfield, MN – Steve Felix of Seeley Lake, Montana has been awarded the coveted Pope & Young Club’s Ishi’ Award. This is the highest honor the Pope and Young Club can bestow upon a bowhunter. In 1962, the Pope and Young Club introduced...Show More Summary
World stock markets were mixed overnight and pausing from recent gains. U.S.stock indexes are pointed toward slightly higher openings when the New York day session begins. The U.S. stock indexes are at or near record highs. The post Global Stock Markets Mixed; Trump Tax Plan In Focus was originally published at The Wall Street Examiner. Follow the money!
Canada's Joanne Courtney and Reid Carruthers rallied from a three-point deficit with two ends to play to record a 10-6 win over Germany Tuesday night at the world mixed doubles curling championship in Lethbridge, Alta.
NASA on April 24 launched a football-stadium-sized, super-pressure balloon on a mission that aims to set a record for flight duration while carrying a telescope that scientists at the University of Chicago and around the world will use to study cosmic rays.
We already knew that Pope Francis was a great communicator, but this is something new. The pontiff made a surprise recorded appearance at a TED talk conference calling on the world's powerful leaders to "act humbly" and urging solidarity...Show More Summary
Researchers have found a type of caterpillar can breakdown one of the world’s most common plastics much faster than previously seen. It could be a step towards dealing with water pollution. The creature in question is a waxworm, theShow More Summary
Join Emily Harrington and Adrian Ballinger as they climb Cho Oyu (8,188m), the 6th tallest mountain in the world. The team climbs with oxygen, summits, and makes a complete ski descent of the mountain in a record 14 days door-to-door from their home in Lake Tahoe, California.Related:The People’s... Continue reading
In the TV show "Black Mirror," there is an episode imagining a world where humans record every single thing that happens to them — sometimes to detrimental effect. Apple's Tom Gruber has a vision for a similar future, albeit one where...Show More Summary
By Karl Ortegon on SwimSwam Denmark is sending a record sixteen swimmers to the 2017 World Championships in Budapest, surpassing the previous-highest mark of the... Read the full story on SwimSwam: Denmark to Send its Largest-Ever WC Team to Budapest
Drake was the world's most popular recording artist in 2016, as the growth of music streaming gave global music sales their biggest boost in 20 years. …
The ‘rule of four’ has been around for centuries. The first recorded reference to it was Empedocles’ four elements — Earth, Air, Fire and Water — which he related to the mythical gods that ruled the world 444 years B.C. Hippocrates,Show More Summary
California is showing the awesome potential of scaled-up solar power to provide the United States and the world with clean, renewable electricity. For three hours on March 11 the state got 50 percent of its electricity from solar --Show More Summary