Authorities in eastern Poland have ordered an evacuation of some 10,000 people and the temporary closure of the road to Belarus on Sunday to allow for the removal and destruction of a massive World War II bomb. According to ABC News, the 500 kilogram (1,102 pound) German ST-500 bomb ...

Bizarre new restaurant lets diners eat UNDERWATER and served food by scuba diver waiters

13.02.2017 [11:11]
An entrepreneur has launched a new underwater dining experience that allows customers to eat like fishes, according to Mirror. Foie gras, lobster salad and champagne at 'The Pearl' restaurant in Belgium is served by waiter scuba divers - who then leave diners to feast alone in an air pocket ...

Ancient crocodile bones discovered in Xi'an

06.02.2017 [19:58]
Ancient bones unearthed in Xi'an, capital of Shaanxi province, have led archaeologists to suggest that the area may have been home to wild crocodiles thousands of years ago, according to China Daily. Experts have been excavating the Haojing site since the 1930s, with the latest dig running ...

The archaeologists found out when the first silk in China

11.01.2017 [12:29]
The first silk fabric and the tradition of making silk appeared in the ancient China for 8.5 thousand years ago, as evidenced by the chemical traces of silk in one of the tombs in the village Harbour, ancient sites of people in China, according to a paper published in ...

First robot police officer to enter Dubai service in 2017

18.10.2016 [16:57]
Dubai Police is set to put its first robot into service next year, according to arabianbusiness.com. The brief announcement was tweeted by Dubai Media Office as part of GITEX Technology Week in Dubai. ...

Men with hair are perceived as ‘more attractive’

06.09.2016 [11:13]
The studies have confirmed what many a receding man fears - that hair loss does reduce attractiveness. Scientists found that follically challenged men were rated as more youthful, attractive, successful and approachable after a hair ...

Teen aviator becomes youngest person to fly solo around world in single aircraft

27.08.2016 [12:22]
Queensland teenager Lachlan Smart has become the youngest person to fly solo around the world in a single aircraft, according to The Guardian. He touched down on the Sunshine Coast at Maroochydore on Saturday, having departed the same ...

Woman saved after 38 hours afloat in sea

17.08.2016 [11:36]
A 32-year-old Shanghai woman who fell off a cruise ship that was returning to China from Japan was miraculously saved after floating in the sea for more than 38 hours, according to China Daily. She even fell asleep for awhile, her father said. ...

Microsoft uses virtual reality to help inspire kids with autism

11.07.2016 [16:11]
Microsoft UK recently hosted a workshop that used virtual reality to help kids with autism prepare to enter work environments, according to Windows Central. The company invited 22 kids between the ages of seven and 19 to a workshop where they were ...

Set a record speed of data transmission in 5G networks from a moving vehicle of 7.5 Gbps

04.07.2016 [13:35]
Ericsson has announced an important achievement that few bring the era of ultra-high-speed mobile networks fifth generation (5G), according to appleapple. Developing technology and equipment for 5G networks the company demonstrated ...

Solar panels have gotten thinner than a human hair

24.06.2016 [12:53]
South Korean scientists have created solar PV cells that are 1 micrometer thick, hundreds of times thinner than most PV and half again as thin as other kinds of thin-film PV, according to vox. (The research is in a paper just published in Applied ...

China imposes new taxes on goods purchased through foreign websites

25.04.2016 [12:12]
At the same time, China waives certain duties. Some imported products will be more expensive and others less costly, according to Internet Retailer. Overseas brands and retailers selling to Chinese online shoppers will have to adapt to new cross-border regulations that took ...

New Dubai tower 'to surpass' world's tallest building Burj Khalifa

11.04.2016 [17:51]
Developers have announced plans to build a new tower in Dubai to surpass the Burj Khalifa, currently the world's tallest building, according to BBC. Emaar Properties has not announced the height of the proposed tower, saying ...

Seventh new dinosaur discovery confirmed in Japan

01.03.2016 [12:18]
A new kind of dinosaur has been confirmed in Katsuyama, Fukui Prefecture, researchers said Friday, bringing the number of species discovered in Japan to seven, according to Japantimes. According to fossil analysis, the new creature was a small theropod that had both primitive and ...

South Africa's Sterkfontein Caves produce two new hominin fossils

12.02.2016 [12:14]
The two new specimens, a finger bone and a molar, are part of a set of four specimens, which seem to be from early hominins that can be associated with early stone tool-bearing sediments that entered the cave more than two million years ago ...

Twice the size of Burj Khalifa: Mile-high tower proposed as centerpiece of future Tokyo

08.02.2016 [20:35]
Architects want to build a mile-high skyscraper in the Japanese city of Tokyo, two times the size of the world’s current tallest building. The aptly titled “Sky Mile Tower” is proposed as part of sustainable Tokyo development plan till 2045, according to Russia Today ...

Spain creates Europe's first underwater museum

03.02.2016 [13:06]
Work on Europe's first underwater museum began off the coast of the Canary Island of Lanzarote, according to The Local newspaper. The island of Lanzarote in the Canary Islands set up of the first sculptures in what will be the first completely underwater museum in ...

Evidence of huge ninth planet found in solar system

21.01.2016 [12:26]
Scientists have found evidence of a ninth planet in the solar system which is travelling on a bizarre elongated orbit, BBC said. The body, which has been dubbed 'Planet Nine' is 10 times the mass of Earth and takes between 10,000 and 20,000 years to orbit the Sun ...

Great white shark dies after 3 days in Okinawan aquarium

09.01.2016 [18:44]
A great white shark has died after barely three days in a rare case of captivity in a Japanese aquarium, according to Japan Today. The 3.5 meter shark, which was accidentally caught in a net in southwestern Japan, died, according to Okinawa Churaumi ...