Shanghai high: ‘Skywalkers’ use the force to scale world’s 2nd-tallest tower

Shanghai high: ‘Skywalkers’ use the force to scale world’s 2nd-tallest tower

[2014-02-14 18:54:46]
Scaling 121 stories of steel girders takes nerves of steel, as two unflappable daredevils - a...
Track the space station: \'ISS-Above\' device causes crowdfunding boom

Track the space station: 'ISS-Above' device causes crowdfunding boom

[2014-02-04 10:19:44]
An amateur-designed device that lights up whenever the International Space Station makes a close fly-by has...
Footage of tank using crowd of people for full-speed brake demo goes viral

Footage of tank using crowd of people for full-speed brake demo goes viral

[2014-01-30 12:42:21]
Sixty-three-ton tanks don’t usually demonstrate their braking prowess on a group of volunteers dressed in black...
Man who tried to arrest Tony Blair awarded more than £2000

Man who tried to arrest Tony Blair awarded more than £2000

[2014-01-23 19:29:31]
Despite failing to arrest Tony Blair for ‘crimes against peace’ last Friday, the London barman who...
Massachusetts man goes to jail for automated Google+ invite to ex-girlfriend

Massachusetts man goes to jail for automated Google+ invite to ex-girlfriend

[2014-01-11 18:19:45]
Sending an ex-girlfriend an email invitation to join Google+ despite an active restraining order landed a...
240 TV in a contact lens: Revolutionary eyewear rivaling Google Glass to be unveiled

240 TV in a contact lens: Revolutionary eyewear rivaling Google Glass to be unveiled

[2014-01-05 19:02:18]
Google Glass has a rival: Nano-tech contact lenses that work with a pair of glasses and...
Dubai sets world fireworks record, as millions across globe usher in 2014

Dubai sets world fireworks record, as millions across globe usher in 2014

[2014-01-01 18:54:53]
The record-breaking 400,000-firework display in Dubai crowned extravagant New Year’s celebrations around the world, which elsewhere...
Drone-spotting: Survival guide informs on new breed of aerial predators

Drone-spotting: Survival guide informs on new breed of aerial predators

[2013-12-25 19:06:32]
A Drone Survival Guide with hints and tips on how to thwart the “robotic birds” has...
Mandela signer dubbed `fraud` may have suffered schizophrenic episode

Mandela signer dubbed `fraud` may have suffered schizophrenic episode

[2013-12-12 17:21:02]
The South African sign language interpreter accused of aimlessly ‘flapping his arms around’ as world leaders...
Obama poses for selfie with Cameron, Danish PM at Mandela memorial service

Obama poses for selfie with Cameron, Danish PM at Mandela memorial service

[2013-12-11 15:28:12]
US President Barack Obama was caught snapping a selfie with British PM David Cameron and Danish...
Argentina arrests teen ‘superhacker’ for stealing $50,000 a month

Argentina arrests teen ‘superhacker’ for stealing $50,000 a month

[2013-09-14 11:28:15]
Police in Buenos Aires have taken a 19-year-old man into custody on charges of orchestrating a...
\'Server that changed the world\': WikiLeaks raises $33k for original whistleblowing hardware

'Server that changed the world': WikiLeaks raises $33k for original whistleblowing hardware

[2013-09-13 10:39:59]
The computer server used by the anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks when it disclosed documents related to the...
Back seat driver: Norwegian PM uses undercover taxi stunt for election ruse

Back seat driver: Norwegian PM uses undercover taxi stunt for election ruse

[2013-08-12 11:05:57]
Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg spent an afternoon working undercover as a taxi driver, using it...
Russian flying man Rozov jumps from Mt Everest

Russian flying man Rozov jumps from Mt Everest

[2013-05-29 18:58:35]
Russian daredevil, Valery Rozov, has once again re-written the record books, making the world’s highest BASE...
Cellar sell-off: French budget crisis sees Elysee wines up for grabs

Cellar sell-off: French budget crisis sees Elysee wines up for grabs

[2013-05-02 14:38:50]
A French national treasure – wines from the presidential cellar – is to be put up...
Finland’s most wanted? Putin’s biker connections put him on secret blacklist

Finland’s most wanted? Putin’s biker connections put him on secret blacklist

[2013-04-11 12:13:10]
Russian President Vladimir Putin has been placed on a list of wanted criminals in Finland for...
FBI\'s famous UFO memo fails to resolve \'flying saucer\' mystery

FBI's famous UFO memo fails to resolve 'flying saucer' mystery

[2013-03-28 18:45:44]
Still wondering about the mystery of flying saucers and 3-foot tall aliens dressed in metallic clothing,...
Obama’s limo breaks down with ‘wrong fuel’ on visit to Israel

Obama’s limo breaks down with ‘wrong fuel’ on visit to Israel

[2013-03-21 10:00:45]
One of the armored limousines in Barack Obama’s fleet has broken down after it was reportedly...
Ghost writer: New app to keep you tweeting after death

Ghost writer: New app to keep you tweeting after death

[2013-02-19 17:46:20]
A new application will soon allow users to keep posting Twitter updates from beyond the grave,...

Juicy war: Thousands take part in Chile's annual tomato fight

[2013-02-19 17:41:57]
Those afraid of staining their clothes should probably keep away from the Chilean city of Quillion...
Titanic fans ready to pay fortune to take replica ship’s maiden voyage

Titanic fans ready to pay fortune to take replica ship’s maiden voyage

[2013-02-16 19:06:09]
Australian billionaire Clive Palmer, who plans to build a modern replica of the legendary Titanic cruise...

Highway tank terror: T-90 video goes viral

[2013-01-28 22:14:35]
A video of a heavy armored tank startling drivers by popping out of nowhere on to...
Lucky escape: Half-naked Russian runs 7 km in -40°C weather after falling off train

Lucky escape: Half-naked Russian runs 7 km in -40°C weather after falling off train

[2013-01-18 21:24:37]
A 42-year-old Russian man literally ran for his life for seven kilometers in the freezing cold...
Brazilian site sells fake Facebook beaus: Girlfriend for $40, ex for $20

Brazilian site sells fake Facebook beaus: Girlfriend for $40, ex for $20

[2013-01-18 21:22:16]
Relationships are becoming more public than ever before thanks to Facebook, putting a strain on many...

US programmer outsourced own job to China, spent workdays on Reddit and Facebook

[2013-01-17 12:24:34]
A programmer at a US company outsourced his job to a Chinese contractor for a fraction...


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