Natural disasters raise scare
MANILA, September 16, 2014 (AFP) - Philippines authorities have issued a warning that a dangerous eruption may occur within weeks from Mount Mayon.
This spacecraft chased a comet for 6 billion kilometers - and finally caught up with it!
Space agency The European Space Agency (ESA) has succeeded after 10 yea[...]
THE FIGHTER JET FLIES
Fruit flies are more difficult to swat than most of us think.
Why is that so?
To find out and understand, click on the link in blue and read up on the [...]
Stories in pictures from last week!
Pictures to show you more happenings around the world from 7th September to 13th September.
You can click on pictures to enlarge them. W[...]
FOOD, SLEEP, FOOD, SLEEP AGAIN!
Do you feel tired¬†or¬†sleepy after you finish a meal?
Many people feel really sleepy after they have a heavy meal. Some call this condition ‚Äėfood[...]
A PARADE OF BALLOON COMIC BOOKS CHARACTERS
Last week, 5th to 7th September 2014 saw the the Fete de la BD, or the Brussels Comic Book Festival. The Balloon‚Äôs Day Parade also occur[...]
ARE YOU READY FOR THIS TECHNOLOGY?
Play this quiz game and be the king of technology!
But before attempting the Quiz, click here and read up on what the Google Glass is a[...]
A meeting to sweep chimneys? Seriously?
Oh Yes! And for a purpose too!
The International Meeting of Chimney Sweeps happened in Vigezzo valley, Italy, where 1000 chimney swe[...]
A NUCLEAR TEST FOR YOU
It‚Äôs time for you to take the nuclear test!
No nuclear radiation here- The Whiz Times is Stimulating, Safe and Fun! So you can just pl[...]
Fun and Weird acts make it to the 60th Guinness Book of World Records
When it comes to making records, people have a lot of weird ideas. And many of those weird concepts made it t[...]
New Apple iPhone and a new Apple watch announced
If you were curious after reading the story about "Is Apple launching a new device?" then the wait is over.
Apple announced th[...]
An unusual virus that only attacks children seen in the USA
An unusual virus is spreading in a few states in the United States of America. This virus is striking only ch[...]
These cats are purring, meowing and even growling to save their cousins- the Tigers!
Cats are the Internet's favorite animal.
Everyone loves to see cat pictures and watch cat v[...]
SYDNEY, September 9, 2014 (AFP) - A man was killed Tuesday in a suspected shark attack at a popular Australian beach after being bitten on the leg while swimming.
The man, in hi[...]
The world would always welcome new, exciting and better ideas to create clean energy to provide to the world.
One new and exciting discovered way so fa[...]
Don't go out, there's a deadly snake out there!
A small southern Dutch town has been put on high alert after a deadly cobra escaped from its enclosure, and authorities have asked [...]
A mysterious explosion rocked Nicaragua's crowded capital Managua, creating a large crater.
Scientists and officials say, that the explosion appears to have been caused by a sma[...]
A new device from Apple Computers? Shhh...It's still a secret.
Technology and gadget fans are eagerly waiting for what is the new device 'Apple computers' are going to l[...]
IT‚ÄôS PIZZA MAKING TIME!
Do you love eating pizza?
How about making one? Have you tried baking a Pizza ever?
If yes, then you would definitely love the World Pizza Makers Cha[...]
THEY‚ÄôRE MORE THAN JUST NUTS!
As the dangers of burning fossil fuels continue to resurface, the world has always been constantly researching and finding new renewable and cleaner e[...]
Olaf, Elsa, Anna, Kristoff to sing and play again?
The "Frozen" princess stars of Disney's Oscar-winning animated film are set to return next spring, the Walt Disney stu[...]
Incredible kitesurfing sight!
Have you ever seen hundreds of kite surfers kitesurfing on the sea before?
KiteSurfing is a sport where people can use a parachute type [...]
A QUIZ ON YOUR PALM!
As the main ingredient for biscuits, shampoos and make-up, palm oil is a very important natural resource for all of us.¬†
However, recently, products that a[...]
¬†Use these tips for the most awesome school holidays
Hurray! School is over and the school holidays are here. What are your plans for these school holidays?¬†
Are you [...]
Here everyone is dressed in white too!
Literally meaning ‚ÄėDinner in White‚Äô, Diner En Blanc is an invite-only secret picnic that originated from France and now has spread all aro[...]
AND THE LAKE GOES KABOOM!
Think that lakes won‚Äôt explode at all? Wrong!¬†
There are lakes in the world that would explode, and their explosion is just as dangerous as any other [...]
IT'S ELEPHANT POLO TIME!
Who doesn't like elephants?
But DO YOU KNOW that the elephant population in the world is declining as we speak?
Thus, the Anantara Hotel, Resorts an[...]
Watch the story of a Fish Listener
You read the interesting story about The Fish Listeners of Malaysia. If you still haven't, click on this link to read the full story.
HERE COMES THE CO2!
Oh no! Too much carbon dioxide is entering into our Earth‚Äôs atmosphere and now our world is in danger!
It‚Äôs time to help! But do you think you know how?
TOMATO SPLASHING TIME!
The last Wednesday of August every year brinfs the annual La Tomatina festival in Spain.
And so it did, this year too.
Held in the town of Bunol, Sp[...]
He ran a 100 meters race, but it is unbelievable what he wants to do next
‚ÄúYou‚Äôre never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.‚ÄĚ
-famous writer C.S. Lewis (who [...]
The third picture is especially amazing! Such brave children!
A friendship dragon, peace news and floods in India. Plus lots of interesting pictures to help you know your world!
Hello Kitty is not a cat
Hello Kitty is not a cat, the company behind Japan's cute brand 'Hello Kitty' said yesterday, despite an uproar from fans who spluttered: "But she's got w[...]
Less fishes in seas and rivers are making the Fish listener jobless
One hand clinging to his boat's gunwale, Harun Muhammad submerges himself, eyes and ears wide open underwater a[...]
Urban Bee Keeping makes for better honey?
You might have read that the bee population has been declining throughout the world.(Click to watch another video on bee popula[...]
IT‚ÄôS SPLASHING TIME!
Summer is too hot to all of us. And so are the dogs.
When it‚Äôs hot, we will always run towards the beach to cool down. How about dogs? Can they go to the b[...]
ADORABLE LITTLE CREATURES ALERT!
You‚Äôve seen many tiny creatures.
Do you find all of them adorable?
However, have you seen these creatures featured in this article that intr[...]
A BALLOONY SKY
If you are in France during this late summer, do remember to always look up and look out for an amazing sight of balloons floating in the sky, because 20th August 2[...]
Lord Richard Attenborough passes away
British director and actor Lord Richard Attenborough has died aged 90 passed away on August 24, 2014 after a sparkling career spanning six de[...]
No loss of lives, but fears of tsunami remain due to Peru earthquake
A major 6.9-magnitude earthquake rocked southern Peru on Sunday, August 25th.¬†
Thankfully, there were no im[...]
EUROPE‚ÄôS LARGEST ‚ÄėFURRY‚Äô CONVENTION!
Have you ever imagined animals marching on the streets, able to walk and talk like us humans?
You would be surprised as over a thousand peo[...]
Alarming decline in honeybee population
There has been a worldwide alarm because of a steep decline in the numbers of bees, which play a fundamental role in ecosystems.
LOOK! IT‚ÄôS A SHOOTING STAR!
Have you ever seen a shooting star? Do you know how do these shiny and colorful falling stars come about?
A shooting star, also known as a mete[...]
THINK YOU ARE EATING RIGHT FOR YOUR BRAIN?
Our brain is one of the most important organs in our body, because it practically controls our body functions in more ways than you[...]
Why are people throwing buckets full of ice water on their heads?
Steven Spielberg, Justin Bieber and Bill Gates are among many celebrities pouring buckets of ice water over [...]
Fears that smoke and ash could stop many flights!
REYKJAVIK, Iceland, August 19, 2014¬†
Scientists have issued warnings to people that smoke and ash from a volcano eruption coul[...]
His dad was a racer too!
August 19, 2014: Sixteen-year-old Max Verstappen will become the youngest driver in Formula One history in the next racing season!
The Dutch teenager, [...]
A Quiz on Whale sharks
Have you read the story about The trendiest new place where whale sharks hang out!
Little is known about the Whale sharks- also known as 'gentle giants' [...]
Thousands of young athletes arrive in China for Youth Olympics 2014
Thousands of young athletes arrive in China's Nanjing for the second Youth Olympics.
More than 3,7[...]
It's not just about clowning around though
Around 80 clowns from all over Malaysia took part in an event for Clowns in Malaysia.¬†
The event obviously had lots of laughs, jokes [...]
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