Sunday, January 11, 2015
Friday, January 9, 2015
A Beagle named Kale Chips weighing a whopping 85 pounds (over 38 kilos) is probably the fattest Beagle around. An average big-sized Beagle weights between 22 to 25 pounds. That illustrates how obese Kale Chips is. Pix: One Tail At A Time
Monday, December 15, 2014
Photos of Ocean Spiral, a proposed futuristic underwater city from Japanese construction firm Shimizu Corp. The underwater metropolis was designed to generate energy from the seabed and is capable of providing homes and accommodation for 5,000 people.
Thursday, October 11, 2012
Talented artist Dito Von Tease has put his digits to an impressive use by turning them into lifelike recreations of famous and infamous faces. The inventive Italian, from Bologna, has produced versions of everyone from Dalai Lama and Jesus to Colonel Gaddafi and Hitler. Von Tease said he chose a finger as a disguise because he was not keen to reveal his identity. here.
Monday, October 8, 2012
Saturday, September 29, 2012
Cultivated by a Worcestershire fruit tree specialist, the apples, named Raspberry Ripple to reflect their unusual appearance. Raspberry Ripple Apple red flesh is consistent in apples from each of the trees, which are said to produce fruit with a hint of the flavour of raspberries.
Friday, September 28, 2012
With the commercial clamour of Christmas growing louder over the years, Christians have often despaired of the true spiritual message of the Nativity being heard. But a Church of England-backed campaign to raise awareness of Jesus Christ – by portraying him as a toy doll – seems to be trying to spread the word just a little too hard. It has even led some worshippers to brand it as ‘tacky’ and ‘blasphemous’.
Tuesday, September 18, 2012
Stretching out into the still blue lagoon waters, set against a backdrop of rugged mountains, these are the spectacular first images of how Rio de Janeiro's Olympic park will look in 2016. Designs for the complex in the Barra da Tijuca neighbourhood of the city have been revealed by the architects that won the contract to mastermind the project in London. The waterfront park will be built on the former Brazilian grand prix track in a striking triangular layout spread over 300 acres.
Friday, September 14, 2012
HMS Ambush, the Royal Navy's newest nuclear attack submarine, is one of the most sophisticated and powerful vessels of her type ever built. The giant Astute-class sub, which was launched today, is so hi-tech she doesn't even need a periscope. She cost around £1billion to build, has sonar so sensitive it can hear other vessels 3,000 miles away and carries a giant payload of 38 deadly Tomahawk cruise missiles.