20 February 2018

Africa:More Newborns Dying in West and Central Africa As World ‘Fails Poorest Babies’

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -More babies are dying each year in West and Central Africa even as child health improves overall, aid agencies said on Tuesday, calling the region’s newborn […]
20 February 2018

Watch this guy turn wood into an extremely sharp knife

Lignum vitae is an extraordinarily dense and hard wood, so kiwami japan wanted to see if a knife made of the wood could maintain a sharp blade. An interesting and […]
20 February 2018

Africa:Makawa – Masters Have Nothing to Lose

[CAF] Masters Security of Malawi have vowed to throw caution to the wind when they host Angola’s Petro de Luanda at 40,000-seater Bingu National Stadium in Lilongwe on Tuesday.
20 February 2018

These found-object charts are both quirky and insightful

Visual artist Michelle Rial has spent the past seven years making chart-based art and her latest project incorporates found objects into the mix. Rial began using everyday objects—which includes everything […]
20 February 2018

Here’s why pop culture features so little public transportation

Although I use Chicago’s CTA public transportation system virtually every day, it never occurred to me that my experience is relatively underrepresented in pop culture. We don’t often see fictional […]
20 February 2018

Will Smith is a YouTube vlogger now

One of the unexpected delights of 2018 has been watching Will Smith try to parlay his traditional celebrity into the world of YouTube celebrity. Though he hasn’t come close to […]
20 February 2018

Winter Olympics: Elise Christie’s hopes over after 1,000m disqualification

Christie disqualified in 1,000m heats XXIII Olympic Winter Games Venue: Pyeongchang, South Korea Dates: 9-25 February Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV, Red Button, Connected TVs, BBC Sport website and […]
20 February 2018

Watch director Ryan Coogler break down one of Black Panther’s best fight scenes

In addition to breaking box office records, Black Panther has quickly established itself as one of the best and most unique films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. And the credit […]
20 February 2018

‘Hero’ fireman rescues woman after volcano-crater fall

John Conway was on holiday in Bali when the woman fell 40m from a viewing platform on an active volcano.
20 February 2018

Africa:Premier’s Resignation Good Lesson to African Leaders – Experts

opinionBy Wakuma Kudama Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn submitted his resignation as Prime Minister of Ethiopia and EPRDF chairperson last week. He also said his resignation would give new impetus on […]