Every July, a city beach in Tokyo is covered in bright, glowing paper lanterns for Marine Day, and they create quite the attractive spectacle.
Cars may just be a way of getting from point A to point B, or they can be a lifelong obsession. Their ubiquity in modern life also brings up many a strange story – two of which we give to you here.
Cell phones. Essential gadgets that help us stay in touch, or the most irritating and addictive devices around?
This sunset smacks of baking heat – but that’s no reason why it shouldn’t kick off this week’s collection of the coolest links we could find!
What caused a giant school of millions of sardines to end up dead on a beach? Were the fish out of oxygen, is pollution to blame, pole flipping or an oil spill?
People flock to zoos to see some of the most fearsome wild animals around. In one Chinese zoo, however, patrons were rather surprised to find a domestic pet passed off as the king of the jungle.