Category: Lifestyle

Gulp Georgian Boy Solves Six Rubiks Cubes Under Water In One Breath

TBILISI – An 18-year-old student from Georgia solved six Rubik’s Cubes under water in one breath on Friday, in a bid to set a new Guinness World Record. Vako...

No People No Problem For Reclusive Forest Dwellers In Belarus

YUKHOVICHI, Belarus – Tamara and Yuri Baikov knew it was time to move away from their village when one of their ducks wandered into a neighbor’s plot of...

Masterpiece Theater Chinese Make-up Artist Brings Paintings To Life

CHONGQING, China – Marilyn Monroe, Audrey Hepburn and Cristiano Ronaldo are just a few of the famous faces that Chinese make-up artist He Yuhong can transform her...

George Washington Gold Coin Sells For 17 Million

LOS ANGELES – An 18th century gold coin featuring the likeness of first U.S. President George Washington sold for $1.7 million at auction on Thursday, with the net...

Despite Summer Heat Brussels Flower Carpet Emblazons City Center

BRUSSELS – Belgian flower growers bested the summer’s blistering heat to lay out 500,000 blossoms on the central square of Brussels, in this year’s...

Swiss Brothers Get Ready To Refloat The Bubble Car

ZURICH – With its quirky egg shape and minimalist interior, the bubble car was a symbol of cheap and cheerful mobility on European roads in the 1950s and 60s....

Scorching Weather Helps Uncover Archeological Sites Around Britain

LONDON – Britain’s hottest summer in decades has revealed cropmarks across the country showing the sites of Iron Age settlements, Roman farms and even...

Five Crazy Rich Asian Ways To Splash Your Cash In Singapore

SINGAPORE – Singapore is the setting for new Hollywood movie ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ – an adaptation of a best-selling novel that explores the...

Vienna Tops Melbourne As Worlds Most Liveable City Economist Survey

VIENNA – Vienna has dislodged Melbourne for the first time at the top of the Economist Intelligence Unit’s Global Liveability Index, strengthening the...

Thousands Gather In Israeli Desert For Meteor Shower

MITZPE RAMON, Israel – Thousands of star-gazers gathered overnight at one of the darkest spots in Israel hoping to be dazzled by the annual Perseid meteor shower,...