Engendering Equality in Engineering

September 30 2014, 09:44

British engineering is facing a serious skills shortage. Yesterday, the think tank IPPR published a report claiming that 'an additional 87,000 graduate...

Saturn Mystery As 100-Mile 'Shape' Evolves Before Scientists' Eyes On Titan

September 30 2014, 09:41

A strange 'shape' is currently evolving before astronomers' eyes on Saturn's moon Titan. Three images taken several years apart by the Cassini space probe...

Helpful Otter Starsky Returns iPhone Dropped Into His Tank At Cornish Seal Sanctuary

September 30 2014, 09:39

Cementing their reputation as the world’s most awesome creatures, this otter was quite the gentleman after a tourist dropped their iPhone into his tank....

Four-Year-Old Lola Tries To Sing 'One Day We Went To The Zoo', Can't Quite Master It

September 30 2014, 09:29

Lola may be our new favourite four-year-old. Because, despite her father's best attempts, she can't quite nail the call-and-response part to this song...

Jon Stewart Finds Out Why Congress Is Hiding Instead Of Debating ISIS

September 30 2014, 09:29

While British lawmakers were called back into session to debate that nation's involvement in military action against ISIS, U.S. lawmakers have been everywhere...

Ireland to the iTunes Festival: Magic, Myths and Mary J Blige

September 30 2014, 09:21

When they told me a giant grandmother was towering over the cobbled streets of Limerick in Ireland, I thought they were having me on. As far as myths...

Roy Keane Is Not Amused By José Mourinho (Vine)

September 30 2014, 09:20

Shaking hands before full-time is a benign putdown but José Mourinho seemed to regret approaching Aston Villa's bad cop and badder cop, Paul Lambert and...

This £2000 Titanium iPhone 6 Case Should Stop It Bending

September 30 2014, 09:17

Luxury iPhone case maker Gresso has come to the aid of those who are still concerned that they might accidentally bend their iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus. It...

I Suck at Networking

September 30 2014, 09:14

Or how I almost blew my chances in 7 'faux pas'. Fresh from university, and still fresh from a different culture, the idea of networking had until then...

Lightwater Valley's Ultimate Rollercoaster Decapitates Deer, Showering Passengers In Blood

September 30 2014, 09:05

Thrill-seekers were reportedly showered in blood when a deer was decapitated after it stumbled onto the tracks of Europe’s longest rollercoaster. Passengers...

How George Osborne Would Allocate (Some of) the Pain

September 30 2014, 09:03

The Chancellor, George Osborne, told the Conservative Party Conference on Monday that a further £25billion of permanent savings will be needed to eliminate...

Mummy Brain Imprint Found Inside 2,000-Year-Old Egyptian Skull

September 30 2014, 09:01

Scientists are getting a rare look at the brain of a mummy thanks to an imprint left inside the skull of someone who lived more than 2,000 years ago in...

'I Don't Believe You're Racist By Omission': Caitlin Moran Defends Lena Dunham And 'Girls'

September 30 2014, 08:57

Caitlin Moran has defended Lena Dunham from critics of her show 'Girls', saying she "can't be racist by omission" for creating a show around four white...

How A Healthy Diet Could Help Fight Depression, According To Dieticians

September 30 2014, 08:55

One in 10 people will suffer from depression during their lifetime, according to the NHS. Additionally, this year alone, a quarter of the population...

'Inherent Vice' Trailer Starring Joaquin Phoenix Is A Slick Slice Of 1970s Cool

September 30 2014, 08:54

The much-hyped trailer for 'Inherent Vice' has been aired, with Joaquin Phoenix depicting a drug-fuelled detective in LA on the hunt for his missing ex-girlfriend. Based...

President Obama's Goal Of Closing Guantanamo Bay Prison Stalled At The Pentagon

September 30 2014, 08:44

WASHINGTON (AP) — The transfer of prisoners out of Guantanamo Bay has ground to a halt amid a slow Pentagon approval process, causing deep frustration...

Porn Star Luka Rocca Magnotta Admits Killing Chinese Lover Jun Lin But Pleads Not Guilty To Murder

September 30 2014, 08:39

A Canadian porn star accused of dismembering his Chinese lover and posting the body parts to schools and political parties has admitted the killing but...

Did Powerlifting And A Healthy Diet Help This Woman Beat Brain And Bone Cancer?

September 30 2014, 08:17

Beating cancer is no mean feat, as proven by Pat Reeves who turned to healthy eating and powerlifting to help her battle brain and bone cancer. The 69-year-old,...

Apple Took Illegal Tax Breaks From Ireland For 20 Years European Commission Suspects

September 30 2014, 08:16

A European investigation has said it believes Apple took illegal tax aid from the Irish government over 20 years. The European Commission reported preliminary...

Alan Pardew Braced For 'Serious' Newcastle Talks

September 30 2014, 08:15

Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has conceded he expects "serious" talks with club owner Mike Ashley after the Magpies' 1-0 defeat at Stoke. Last week, Ashley...

George Clooney And Amal Alamuddin's Wedding Photos: First Look At Amal's Dress As The Couple Pose For Official Pictures

September 30 2014, 08:13

The first official photos from George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin’s wedding have been revealed, on the cover of two magazines. The pictures give the public...

10 Stunning Entries From The National Geographic Photo Contest 2014

September 30 2014, 07:53

The National Geographic 2014 Photo Contest has launched and the first selection of entries have been whittled down. As a leader in capturing our amazing...

Firefighters Save Hamsters With Tiny Gas Masks

September 30 2014, 07:50

Firefighters in Lacey, Washington were called to a small mobile home fire to find that while the humans were safely outside, a small family of hamsters...

Gary Neville Dissects Liverpool's Simon Mignolet's Goalkeeping (Video)

September 30 2014, 07:37

Thousands of football followers have set their alarms for 7pm since Gary Neville dominated Sky Sports' Monday Night Football slot three years ago and,...

British Children Trafficked For Sex Or Forced Labour Surges

September 30 2014, 07:23

The number of British children reported as being trafficked for sex or forced labour within the UK has surged in the last year, as high-profile abuse cases...

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