Bruce, the fibreglass shark made from the Jaws mould, is ready for his close-up. The 1,208 pound (548 kg), 25-foot-long (7.6m), 45-year-old shark, famous for being difficult to work with on the set of Steven Spielberg’s classic thriller, on Friday (Nov 20) was hoisted up in the air above...
U.S. Sen. Kelly Loeffler’s latest coronavirus test came back negative, but her campaign said Sunday she will continue to quarantine at least until she gets another negative result. The Georgia Republican is facing a Jan. 5 runoff in the state’s twin U.S. Senate races. Loeffler took a rapid covid-19 test Friday...
Toilet paper aisles are emptying again as COVID-19 curfews and shutdowns in states from California to New York send pandemic-weary shoppers on a new scramble for essentials. Walmart on Friday said it was “seeing pockets of lower than normal availability” for toilet paper and cleaning supplies in some communities as...
A new material called AuREUS made from rotting vegetables that can produce renewable electricity was among the 2020 James Dyson Award winners. For the first time, the James Dyson Award judges announced two winners of the competition. The award is open to young inventors across the world who have created...
The U.S. Justice Department is suing the current owners of the exotic animal park featured in the Netflix series "Tiger King," alleging inhumane treatment of animals, including keeping "decomposing big cat carcasses" on their property. Jeffrey and Lauren Lowe are accused in a civil complaint of violating the Endangered...
To mark the three year anniversary of the theatrical release of Justice League, director Zack Snyder has revealed a new trailer on Vero for his much-anticipated cut of the film – officially titled Zack Snyder’s Justice League. The trailer is in black and white, matching with previous stills that Snyder...
Many of us will be cooking up Thanksgiving for the first time this year and, honestly, it seems pretty intimidating!! Between timing the turkey correctly, remembering to pick up enough butter to make, well, everything, and getting the perfect lattice on your apple pie, FORGET IT. But don't worry—it...
The proposed settlement of a lawsuit filed on behalf of residents of Flint, Michigan, who were harmed by lead-tainted water now totals about US$641 million, officials revealed Tuesday. The lawsuit was the result of workers following state environmental officials' advice not to use anti-corrosive additives. Without those treatments, water from...
President-elect Joe Biden announced appointments to his White House team Tuesday, filling top positions with longtime aides and senior campaign staff. Louisiana Congressman Cedric Richmond, an early and vocal Biden campaign supporter, is leaving the Capitol to run the White House office of public engagement. Richmond's team will...
Back in February, Jeffrey Bezos posted a picture of the Earth on Instagram. In the caption, the world’s richest man announced his new project to save the world: the Bezos Earth Fund, an initiative to support scientists, activists, nonprofits, and anyone else who seems to have a good idea...