There are signs that the mass shooting at a High School in Parkland, Florida, which killed 17 people, could change things, but nothing has changed. Congress has passed no... Read more
Aquarium bosses are playing the sounds of Barry White and Marvyn Gaye underwater to try and put a shark in the mood for love.
Zorro, a six-year-old zebra shark, had worn out his... Read more
There are 100 million internet users in China. Some of the sites they can't access are BBC news, Amnesty International and Dalailama.com. See more
Customers of a German supermarket chain will soon be able to pay for their shopping by placing their finger on a scanner at the check-out.
An Edeka store in the southwest German... Read more
A biology teacher in Brazil is being sued for asking students to masturbate for a class project.
The teacher asked three teenagers to provide sperm samples (in other words:... Read more
In 2006, there were 398 million mobile (or cell) phones in China. See more
A mobile telephone number in Bahrain is on sale for $19,000. This mobile telephone number has become the most expensive in the history of the local market, for no reason other than... Read more
An aeroplane has made an emergency landing on one of the busiest roads in the world's second biggest city Sao Paulo.
During a flying lesson, the small plane's engine broke down.... Read more
In 10 minutes, a hurricane releases more energy than all of the world's nuclear weapons combined. See more