Drug tunnel found under US Mexico border

Mexican police have found an 800metre long tunnel used to smuggle drugs into the US city of San Diego. It starts from the Mexican city of Tijuana and is reported to belong to the fugitive drug cartel leader Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman. Police said they detained 16 suspects and seized 10 tonnes of marijuana on […]

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Happy Birthday is free at last! Song belongs to us all

‘Happy Birthday to you!’ People can now sing the traditional Happy Birthday song in public without the fear they will have to pay royalties. Yep- panic over! A judge in the U.S has ruled that Warner/Chappell Music Inc. no longer owns the copyright. The music publisher has previously collected royalties on the iconic song after […]

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Pair make first to-scale Solar System model in Nevada desert

Pair make first to-scale Solar System model in Nevada desert

There’s a lot we still don’t know about the universe, but what we do know is that it’s really, really big – and so are the things inside it. Objects like our Solar System, looking at the “bigger picture” are absolutely tiny. To explain just how vast the solar system is, filmmaker friends Wylie Overstreet […]

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The Equalizer: Denzel Washington reveals his fear and gives us life advice

The Equalizer: Denzel Washington reveals his fear and gives us life advice

Denzel Washington. That name still holds so much weight. Wow. When you tell anyone you’re coming to speak to you, they’re always like wow. Really? Yeah, and did you ever think? I hope you don’t mind me saying age, but did you ever think approaching 60 that you would still be playing the action man? […]

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Overgrown sheep’s life is saved after 40kg of wool is removed

Overgrown sheep’s life is saved after 40kg of wool is removed

Meet Chris, the sheep who has broken a world record. Chris set an unofficial world record after having a hair cut from five shearers. Welfare crews warned he was at risk of dying because it was so woolly from living in the wild for several years. Dwarfed by the woolliest sheep in the world, even […]

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Michelle Obama gives advice to girls

It was a case of brains and beauty as Michelle Obama and Charlize Theron joined forces to promote women and education to a group of young girls. The First Lady and the actress brought inspiring messages – highlighting the need to empower women through education. Mrs Obama encouraged girls across the world to have the […]

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Brazilian prisoners dangle hostage from roof in prison conditions riot

Brazilian prisoners dangle hostage from roof in prison conditions riot

A prison riot in southern Brazil entered its second day, with prisoners holding guards and fellow inmates hostage, as they demand better conditions. 12 officers were captured by the inmates, who paraded them onto the rooftop of the prison – before blindfolding and beating them. One guard can be seen being strung up by his […]

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Body of US woman found in a suitcase in Bali

Body of US woman found in a suitcase in Bali

The body of an American tourist has been found stuffed into a suitcase on the Indonesian island of Bali, and the victim’s daughter and her boyfriend arrested on Wednesday. In what police suspect was a gruesome murder, the suitcase contained the body of 62-year-old Sheila Von Wiese Mack. The case was found in the boot […]

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Exoskeletons to be tested by US Navy

Exoskeletons to be tested by US Navy

Life is about to get much easier for construction workers! Introducing next-generation, unpowered, lightweight exoskeletons. So what is an exoskeleton? Well basically, it enables workers to operate heavyweight hand tools for longer by transferring the weight of the items from the body directly to the ground. Lockheed Martin. the company behind the product says they’ve […]

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Archaeologists discover huge ancient tomb in Greece

Archaeologists discover huge ancient tomb in Greece

Archaeologists have discovered a huge ancient tomb in Greece. The experts found two sphinxes and frescoed walls in the country’s Macedonian region dating back to 300BC. This marks a significant discovery from the early Hellenistic era of Alexander the Great and ancient Greece and is one of the largest ancient tombs to be discovered in […]

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