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Beatles Guitar Sold for a Massive Amount in US. How much?
The Beatles were one of the most popular and famous British music bands of the 1960s. The members of the group were John [...]
Cockroaches Hate Sugar!
Cockroaches will eat anything. Except sugar, that is. The German cockroach, which is small and brown and found all over the world, uses its small taste-hai[...]
Chris Hadfield, the awesome astronaut, even recorded a music video on a spaceship!
Remember the man who answered curious questions of students live from space? Click to see that[...]
Mr Crocodile comes up on a beach full of people for soaking up sun!
Hundreds of sunbathers on a popular Indonesian beach ran in panic when a huge four-metre long crocodile joined [...]
Mexico's Favourite: Fast Food and Soda
Picture this: a really overweight man balances on a small stool in a Mexican street, drinking a can of sweet soda and eating his fifth pork[...]
Brave Shepherd Protects his Sheep from Bear Attack
A brave Bosnian shepherd fought a massive brown bear that attacked him while he was guarding his sheep at the foot of the Southe[...]
The Curious Case of the Slippery Eel
True or false? A kilo of eel is worth US$5,720.
TRUE! You may wonder why a fish that looks like a snake is worth this much. Well it’s because[...]
A creepy crawly animal that lived 500 million years ago,
has been named after a famous film actor. Why?
PARIS - Film actor Johnny Depp probably is the first ever movie star to g[...]
A Russian capsule filled with 45 mice and 15 newts along with other small animals returned after a month! Scientists hope this trip of mice sent to space, will help th[...]
Ice wall crashes into homes!
What happens when a wall of ice nine metres high crashes into a house?
Yes, you guessed it right. The house get destroyed.
And that's what happene[...]
1.5 billion years old water source with chemicals found on Mars!
Question: If Dinosaurs disappeared from the surface of the earth millions of years before humans arrived on the pl[...]
This lazy postman liked partying but not his work!
A hard-partying village postman on the Italian island of Sardinia was too "lazy" to deliver post in the morning and instead hoar[...]
Electronic vehicles becoming a trend
Hong Kong saw its first electric taxi hit the streets on Saturday in a step towards reducing the city's high levels of roadside pollution.
Top Sports Photos
The Whiz Times brings to you the Top photos of the week for the second week of May from the world of sports.
All Manchester United fans out there have heard[...]
A baby boy who was born in a Bangladeshi storm shelter was named after an oncoming cyclone by villagers, who hoped the gesture would protect them from the storm's wrath.
Coin toss decides election results!
So what happens when two electoral candidates get exactly the same amount of votes from public? How do you decide who is the winner?
WOW! $610,000 for a coffee with Tim Cook, CEO of Apple!
Do you remember the charity auction that was going on for a coffee with Mr Tim Cook, CEO of Apple?
The auction has final[...]
Human coconut peeler in Panama!
Biting through though layers, the “Coconut Peeler”, Andres Gardin is able to peel 500 coconuts in six hours using only his teeth and hands! But he[...]
No it is not what you think. Taking the two story
apartment to Mars is not the only problem
NASA is planning to bring humans for the first time to walk on Mars.
Not only tha[...]
Cyber bank robbers strike US!
This was no ordinary robbery. This was not something you would have seen in a thrilling action movie, yet. Well, the robbers did not even have a nee[...]
A new study reveals that we would be able to recognize words from our Ice Age ancestors who walked the Earth some 15,000 years ago!! Yes Ice Age language had many words meaning and[...]
A Chinese city is using dogs to predict earthquakes. Neighbours complain of nightly false alarms -- in the form of barking.
China is regularly hit by seismic tremors. Around 200 p[...]
It is elections season in the South Asian region.
We just saw the elections in Malaysia, and now, it is voting time in Pakistan. Today, on 11th May, 2012, Pakistan goes to vote f[...]
US President Obama and his wife Michelle have two daughters: Malia, 14, and Sasha, 11.
And they have a unique strategy for keeping his daughters from getting tattoos: threatening [...]
Even top restaurant chefs look to mom’s cooking for
They say mom’s cooking is the best. Really?
Well, if you go by what the owners of the top restaurants in the Wo[...]
Africans take war-like efforts to save Elephants from ivory poachers
In central Africa, the number of elephant herds has decreased tremendously due to gangs of ivory poachers.
This bad man tried to rob a fast food joint. And got
chilli in his face.
SYDNEY, May 2013 (AFP) - A quick-thinking worker at a takeaway food store in Sydney (Australia) has stopp[...]
Millions of migratory birds that stop at coastal areas
during annual migrations could die!
Researchers have warned this week, that this could be a reality. It has been reporte[...]
Five people are feared dead after one of the
most active volcanoes in Philippines erupted.
How serious is the eruption? What is the name of the Philippines Volcano?
Hurrah! A New material that soak up oil spills!
Don’t you just hate the sight of oil layering over seas, polluting water?
Not only are they unsightly, they take away the live[...]
Plane flies across US without fossil fuels for the first time!
Have you heard of a solar plane?
A solar plane is one that can fly in the air without the use of fossil fuels!
Voting begins for Malaysia’s closest election in history!
It is finally the day for Malaysians to vote for the party they want ruling Malaysia.
Could the United Malays National O[...]
Where do Lemurs disappear to during winter? Secret
For a long time, scientists have been curious where lemurs disappear to during wintertime.
Finally, they have f[...]
Life is sweet for beekeepers in Greece, but for how long?
Greece produces honey of a unique aroma and taste; Greek Honey is so unique it cannot be found in any other country. But [...]
Cheetah attacks Botswana President!
We have heard stories of people planning attacks on Presidents. But have you heard an animal attacking a President? Well, this might be the fi[...]
Bollywood celebrates 100th birthday!
Bollywood would be celebrating their 100th birthday later this week!
In this article, we will be taking a look at its milestone for the [...]
Awesome images and interesting facts about the Sun
you probably did not know
We all know the sun is that big ball of fire we see everyday. As a matter of fact, it is the only [...]
First Lamborghini, now Ferrari. Who will drive them?
It is quite a common sight to see the stunning fast-speed luxury Ferrari in Dubai.
But whose car is this? I bet you’d be su[...]
Steaming hot and fast to make. Sure. But just imagine-
how many cup noodles do people eat in a year?
Well, the global sales of cup noodles have reached 100 billion units annua[...]
Scientists have already brought back some extinct
animals. But how far can they go?
Imagine living with the Woolly Mammoth from Ice Age, Tasmanian dog-like “tigers”, and Gian[...]
Help offer from an unlikely source for China
A strong 7.0-magnitute earthquake hit Sichuan province, China earlier last week!
The massive China earthquake has destroyed at l[...]
Adlabs Imagica: New theme park in India
In India with family and not sure what to do? Well, now you have a brand new option. Adlabs Imagica. Is this India's answer to Disneyland[...]
Jackie Chan, the Hong Kong martial arts film star, plays a character that brings back ancient Chinese artifacts to China from foreign countries in a new film. In real life, he want[...]
What if somebody told you they could “read” your
dreams and even predict what you are going to dream
Since ancient times, people have been trying to understand and interp[...]
Someone found a Giant Cat and decided to keep it as a pet. And then came a series of adventures - which is what Another Cat Cartoon is all about!
In this strip:
This is t[...]
What celebrations are going on at Tokyo Disneyland?
We all have our favourite Disneyland characters. Which character is YOUR favourite?
Mickey Mouse? Winnie the Pooh?
Three people are dead and at least 23 injured after two explosions took place during the annual Boston Marathon event in Boston, Massachusetts.
It is not known yet who is behind[...]
Early bird gets the worm. And in Singapore, those who take the MRT (or subway or metro rail as it is called in many countries) early, get a FREE METRO RIDE! How much do they charge[...]
China Formula One Grand Prix results are out!
The results for world’s most well-know car racing event, Grand Prix, is out! Competitors raced out in China. The winner of the race w[...]
North Korea news: why is today important?
All eyes will be on North Korea news today. Today's date is significant for North Korea and some experts think that North Korea might l[...]
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