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How can an entire country run out of butter?
When Japanese pose for pictures, instead of saying "Cheese!" some say "Butter!" These days, butter is more likely cause for frowning. It is being rationed. Grocery stores are limiting each ...
When Japanese pose for pictures, instead of saying "Cheese!" some say "Butter!" These days, butter is more likely cause for frowning. It is being rationed. Grocery stores are limiting each ...
When Japanese pose for pictures, instead of saying "Cheese!" some say "Butter!" These days, butter is more likely ca...
- Posted on December 16, 2014
Youngest Nobel Peace Prize winner stresses education
Nobel Peace Prize winners Malala Yousafzai from Pakistan and Kailash Satyarthi of India this week stressed the importance of uniting people across borders and religions. They want children to be ed...
Nobel Peace Prize winners Malala Yousafzai from Pakistan and Kailash Satyarthi of India this week stressed the importance of uniting people across borders and religions. They want children to be ed...
Nobel Peace Prize winners Malala Yousafzai from Pakistan and Kailash Satyarthi of India this week stressed the import...
- Posted on December 15, 2014
Scientist opens mummy coffin, finds more than dust
Once the lid was off the wood coffin holding the 2,500-year-old mummified remains of a 14-year-old Egyptian boy, scientist J.P. Brown could relax. Brown is the conservator at Chicago's Field...
Once the lid was off the wood coffin holding the 2,500-year-old mummified remains of a 14-year-old Egyptian boy, scientist J.P. Brown could relax. Brown is the conservator at Chicago's Field...
Once the lid was off the wood coffin holding the 2,500-year-old mummified remains of a 14-year-old Egyptian boy, scie...
- Posted on December 12, 2014
It's not the Hogwarts Express, but it's close
ou can't board these trains in London and get off at Hogwarts. But their engines looks pretty much the same as in Harry Potter. And if you're a steam train enthusiast, the ride is almost as magical...
ou can't board these trains in London and get off at Hogwarts. But their engines looks pretty much the same as in Harry Potter. And if you're a steam train enthusiast, the ride is almost as magical...
ou can't board these trains in London and get off at Hogwarts. But their engines looks pretty much the same as in Har...
- Posted on December 9, 2014
Passengers in Russia give a plane a push
In other countries, you may be asked to give a push to a car stuck in the mud. In Russia, passengers in the Arctic came out of an airliner to the bitter cold to help move the airplane to the runway...
In other countries, you may be asked to give a push to a car stuck in the mud. In Russia, passengers in the Arctic came out of an airliner to the bitter cold to help move the airplane to the runway...
In other countries, you may be asked to give a push to a car stuck in the mud. In Russia, passengers in the Arctic ca...
- Posted on December 2, 2014
How can a bright yellow cat be worth $400 million?
A bright yellow cat-like figure is the mascot of the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. The smiley-faced mascot represents the animal life of Brazil. The mascot for the Paralympics is a moppe...
A bright yellow cat-like figure is the mascot of the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. The smiley-faced mascot represents the animal life of Brazil. The mascot for the Paralympics is a moppe...
A bright yellow cat-like figure is the mascot of the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. The smiley-faced mascot...
- Posted on November 25, 2014
Would you grow a beard if you could?
Jakub Marczewski grew a beard six years ago. He was too lazy to shave. Now he finds himself in the middle of a global trend. The 21-year-old got his hair and beard trimmed at a new shop. It'...
Jakub Marczewski grew a beard six years ago. He was too lazy to shave. Now he finds himself in the middle of a global trend. The 21-year-old got his hair and beard trimmed at a new shop. It'...
Jakub Marczewski grew a beard six years ago. He was too lazy to shave. Now he finds himself in the middle of a global...
- Posted on November 25, 2014
Ballet survives in war-torn Iraq
Ann Khalid did not feel well. But she insisted on dancing a brief scene with her classmates. The 12-year-old is determined to one day have a career dancing and teaching ballet. That's no easy path ...
Ann Khalid did not feel well. But she insisted on dancing a brief scene with her classmates. The 12-year-old is determined to one day have a career dancing and teaching ballet. That's no easy path ...
Ann Khalid did not feel well. But she insisted on dancing a brief scene with her classmates. The 12-year-old is deter...
- Posted on November 24, 2014
What is that thing? It's a popular pet in Cuba
Some people keep guinea pigs or hamsters as pets. In Cuba, a larger, more exotic rodent runs wild. The rodent is called the hutia. Ana Pedraza and her husband love them. The hutia lo...
Some people keep guinea pigs or hamsters as pets. In Cuba, a larger, more exotic rodent runs wild. The rodent is called the hutia. Ana Pedraza and her husband love them. The hutia lo...
Some people keep guinea pigs or hamsters as pets. In Cuba, a larger, more exotic rodent runs wild. The rodent ...
- Posted on November 24, 2014
Humble leader offered $1 million for his old Beetle
Jose Mujica is president of the South American country of Uruguay. He says he has received a million-dollar offer to buy his blue 1987 Volkswagen Beetle. The car has become a symbol of his modest l...
Jose Mujica is president of the South American country of Uruguay. He says he has received a million-dollar offer to buy his blue 1987 Volkswagen Beetle. The car has become a symbol of his modest l...
Jose Mujica is president of the South American country of Uruguay. He says he has received a million-dollar offer to ...
- Posted on November 11, 2014