LOOK TO THE SKIES
In more developed parts of the world, the Internet may be such a common thing that we can't imagine life without it. We use it almost everyday to look for inform[...]
BRRRR..... IT'S GETTING COLD!
It's a sure sign that winter has started. A cold front has moved down from the Arctic region, bringing cold and snow to much of the United States of [...]
Shutdown will affect many services and functions. But what exactly is it?
If you've been visiting The Whiz Times often, you probably know by now how governments work, what are [...]
Americas Cup 2013
Oracle Team USA and Emirates Team New Zealand fought in America's Cup race 17 on September 24, 2013, in San Francisco.
Oracle Team USA won the championship. [...]
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 ‚ÄúCoconut Peeler‚ÄĚ, 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[...]
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!
Mr Tim Cook is the CEO of Apple computers who
make the iMAC, iPAD and iPhones. Guess how much
are people willing to pay for one hour of his time?
There is an auction going o[...]
After a chase and fight with the police, the 'Boston Bombers' are finally caught. Here's a simple and family safe account of what happened.
For days, police and FBI in United S[...]
(Recommended Reading with Grown ups)
On April 16th, two bombs exploded during a marathon race in Boston, US. The Police and authorities really want to know who was behind such a [...]
NASA attempting to modify the heavens?
We are taking too much from the Earth. And now it might be time to go out in the heavens and look for more to satisfy our needs. Yes humans [...]
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[...]
Is it really going to come down to an ugly war?
It is expected North Korea is going to launch a nuclear weapon by April 15, the birthday of North Korea‚Äôs late founder, Kim Il-Sun[...]
The North Korean crisis is coming to a high. Tensions are being built up in the region, close to a date everyone thinks could mean war. Which date?
Have you heard of the North Kor[...]
The Oscar Awards 2013
We covered the Oscars in pictures the last year. Last year's theme for Oscar Awards was pictures. And this year, here's a quick short summary- [...]
Insect drones are coming!
It seems like US Air Force is developing 'Insect Drones'.
These are robots- but of the size of small birds or insects meant for spying and gathering i[...]
Machines going to the outer space from earth, looking for asteroids with Gold and platinum deposits, catching them and bringing them back to earth.
No, this isn't science fictio[...]
Kids Choose the
10 Coolest Toys¬†
One hundred and forty girls and boys age 3-10 recently were invited to a product testing laboratory in New York, US.
There, they , all to te[...]
The tragic Connecticut shooting incident!
In a horrible incident, a man, 20 years of age, entered a school in Connecticut, US, and shot many children and teachers.
In this inci[...]
British bank HSBC agrees to pay ¬£1.2 billion in fines
What happened? Why is HSBC asked to pay so much money in fines? Understand this and see a picture slideshow exclusive to The [...]
Books vs Ebooks: Which one do you prefer?
How do you like to read?
Do you still look forward to picking up a book, turning its pages and browsing it?
Or have you switched to a[...]
The Whiz News This week video for the 3rd Week of November 2012.
The Whiz Times produces this animated video news summary of the happenings in the world- this is an extremely uniq[...]
The Great Garbage Patch: Why we shouldn‚Äôt litter!
The Great Pacific Garbage Patch- try scooping this out!
The Great Pacific Garbage Patch stretches from Hawaii to San[...]
All you need to know about Thanksgiving
If you‚Äôre not from the US, you might not know what Thanksgiving is all about. Here‚Äôs the lowdown...
On the fourth Thursday in November e[...]
The Nobel Peace Prize: And the winner is...
Strange but true: the Nobel Peace Prize was set up by the man who invented dynamite!
Alfred Nobel‚Äôs explosive invention in 1867 made[...]
The Whiz News This week video for the First Week of November 2012.
Fun and wholesome news for kids and the entire family!
(All videos from YouTube on The Whiz Times are i[...]
President Barack Obama re-elected!
Four more years!
U.S. President Barack Obama has won a tough political campaign to secure a second four-year term.
The Whiz News This week video for the Last Week of October 2012.
Fun and wholesome news for kids and the entire family!
(All videos from YouTube on The Whiz Times are in Pr[...]
A profile snapshot and fun trivia about Mitt Romney
You enjoy our animated videos on the top Whiz¬† News of the Week for kids and families.
You have enjoyed the cartoon video on[...]
The storm of the century?
Just imagine the news headlines: ‚ÄúMillions affected‚ÄĚ, ‚ÄúAll transport systems shut down‚ÄĚ, and ‚ÄúHundreds of thousands to be evacuated‚ÄĚ.¬†You wou[...]
Surely you know about the Presidential elections in the US.
You must have read about it on The Whiz Times, seen many videos (Whiz News this week, a video on President Obama and [...]
The Whiz News This week video for the 4th Week of October 2012.
Fun and wholesome news for kids and the entire family!
(All videos from YouTube on The Whiz Times are in Pri[...]
Lance Armstrong: A Fallen Hero
On Monday, the International Cycling Union (UCI) announced that Lance Armstrong, who has been exposed for his drug cheating, would be stripped of [...]
A profile snapshot and fun trivia about Barack Obama
You enjoy our animated videos on the top Whiz¬† News of the Week for kids and families. And now you will also enjoy Our Whiz Fe[...]
Are there blueberries on Mars?¬† NASA‚Äôs Opportunity, a robotic vehicle designed to travel around Mars has discovered a crop of mysterious spheres, about 3mm in diameter.¬† [...]
One of the most popular shows - on TV:¬†American Idol, has undergone a change recently.
Two former judges on American Idol : Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler: both of them decided[...]
A movie released in July 2012 is now angering people over insults to the Islam and the revered Prophet Mohammed.
The director and the people behind the movie are unknown as of n[...]
He did it!!
It was the fifth time of asking in a Grand Slam final, but Murray finally did it!
After such an enthralling summer of sport in the UK, what be[...]
Giant-Clawed Spider Is a 'Cave Robber'
The name Cave Robbers might make you think of something from the Wild West that you read about in a book or saw in a western TV show. But [...]
When Michael Phelps arrived at the London 2012 Olympics, he had already won an incredible 16 medals!¬† After winning six more in the English capital, he has now surpassed the former[...]
Is protesting the new trend the world over? Why are thousands of people coming out on Streets to protest against governments and regimes?
In a previous article we explained a li[...]
Imagine you and your friends read The Whiz Times. That obviously makes you more aware than anyone else. You guys decide that you could use all this information and start [...]
Look- a car that drives itself!
The search engine company- Google has started advanced work on developing a car that drives by itself.
Yes you heard that right- a car that driv[...]
Osama Bin Laden, the mastermind behind 9/11 attack
Was leader of the strongest terrorist group "Al-Qaeda"
Osama-Bin-Laden. Leader of the terrorist o[...]
Washington D.C, March 30, 2012
There are three elite professionals in the contest for elections:
Mr. Kim is the person likely to win in this election. He is [...]
Seoul, South Korea:
North Korea is going to launch a rocket in space in April 2012.
The "Unha-3" rocket will be launched celebrate the 100th birthday of the North‚Äôs revered found[...]
27th February 2012, LOS ANGELES, USA:
The 84th Academy Awards- also known as Oscar Awards- were held this week at Los Angeles
The Oscars are the biggest awards [...]
The United States of America officials are proposing laws to protect media companies and content producers from being ‚Äėstolen‚Äô through the Internet. These laws a[...]
Register | Lost your password?
Password (please type it twice) *
AndorraUnited Arab EmiratesAfghanistanAntigua and BarbudaAnguillaAlbaniaArmeniaAngolaAntarcticaArgentinaAmerican SamoaAustriaAustraliaAruba√ÖlandAzerbaijanBosnia and HerzegovinaBarbadosBangladeshBelgiumBurkina FasoBulgariaBahrainBurundiBeninSaint Barth√©lemyBermudaBruneiBoliviaBonaireBrazilBahamasBhutanBouvet IslandBotswanaBelarusBelizeCanadaCocos [Keeling] IslandsDemocratic Republic of the CongoCentral African RepublicRepublic of the CongoSwitzerlandIvory CoastCook IslandsChileCameroonChinaColombiaCosta RicaCubaCape VerdeCuracaoChristmas IslandCyprusCzechiaGermanyDjiboutiDenmarkDominicaDominican RepublicAlgeriaEcuadorEstoniaEgyptWestern SaharaEritreaSpainEthiopiaFinlandFijiFalkland IslandsMicronesiaFaroe IslandsFranceGabonUnited KingdomGrenadaGeorgiaFrench GuianaGuernseyGhanaGibraltarGreenlandGambiaGuineaGuadeloupeEquatorial GuineaGreeceSouth Georgia and the South Sandwich IslandsGuatemalaGuamGuinea-BissauGuyanaHong KongHeard Island and McDonald IslandsHondurasCroatiaHaitiHungaryIndonesiaIrelandIsraelIsle of ManIndiaBritish Indian Ocean TerritoryIraqIranIcelandItalyJerseyJamaicaJordanJapanKenyaKyrgyzstanCambodiaKiribatiComorosSaint Kitts and NevisNorth KoreaSouth KoreaKuwaitCayman IslandsKazakhstanLaosLebanonSaint LuciaLiechtensteinSri LankaLiberiaLesothoLithuaniaLuxembourgLatviaLibyaMoroccoMonacoMoldovaMontenegroSaint MartinMadagascarMarshall IslandsMacedoniaMaliMyanmar [Burma]MongoliaMacaoNorthern Mariana IslandsMartiniqueMauritaniaMontserratMaltaMauritiusMaldivesMalawiMexicoMalaysiaMozambiqueNamibiaNew CaledoniaNigerNorfolk IslandNigeriaNicaraguaNetherlandsNorwayNepalNauruNiueNew ZealandOmanPanamaPeruFrench PolynesiaPapua New GuineaPhilippinesPakistanPolandSaint Pierre and MiquelonPitcairn IslandsPuerto RicoPalestinePortugalPalauParaguayQatarR√©unionRomaniaSerbiaRussiaRwandaSaudi ArabiaSolomon IslandsSeychellesSudanSwedenSingaporeSaint HelenaSloveniaSvalbard and Jan MayenSlovakiaSierra LeoneSan MarinoSenegalSomaliaSurinameSouth SudanS√£o Tom√© and Pr√≠ncipeEl SalvadorSint MaartenSyriaSwazilandTurks and Caicos IslandsChadFrench Southern TerritoriesTogoThailandTajikistanTokelauEast TimorTurkmenistanTunisiaTongaTurkeyTrinidad and TobagoTuvaluTaiwanTanzaniaUkraineUgandaU.S. Minor Outlying IslandsUnited StatesUruguayUzbekistanVatican CitySaint Vincent and the GrenadinesVenezuelaBritish Virgin IslandsU.S. Virgin IslandsVietnamVanuatuWallis and FutunaSamoaKosovoYemenMayotteSouth AfricaZambiaZimbabwe
* I accept Terms and Conditions. *
* I accept Terms and Conditions.
A password will be e-mailed to you.
Log in | Lost your password?
Username or E-mail:
Log in| Register