Four Rare White Lion Cubs Born

Four Rare White Lion Cubs Born

A rare white lion at Circus Krone, based in Munich, gave birth to four cubs on Wednesday. The cubs were fathered by King Tonga and the mother is Princess, one of the four lionesses in the circus’s pride. A spokesperson for the circus told BBC that the trainer will not name the cubs for a few more weeks, as he […]

Windowless Planes Offer Passengers Spectacular Panoramic Views

Windowless Planes Offer Passengers Spectacular Panoramic Views

An international design agency has come up with an intriguing and innovative new aviation concept that has won them a prestigious award – windowless jets. Technicon Design’s idea is not to ruin your views while cruising through the air, but to enhance them. This would be achieved by filming the exterior environment and displaying it […]

“Young Blood” To Be Used In New Alzheimer’s Trial

“Young Blood” To Be Used In New Alzheimer’s Trial

(Helen Thompson)  In California, people with Alzheimer’s will be given transfusions of young blood to see if improves their cognition – there’s good reason to hope it might IT SOUNDS like the dark plot of a vampire movie. In October, people with Alzheimer’s disease will be injected with the blood of young people in the […]

Female Anaconda At Safari Park Has “Virgin Birth”

Female Anaconda At Safari Park Has “Virgin Birth”

Staff at West Midlands Safari Park weren’t expecting to have to play babysitter to their resident anacondas any time soon – given the fact that both of their snakes were female. But in a bizarre twist, one of them has given birth to three babies without a daddy. This unusual form of reproduction is known […]

Russell Brand opposes anti-Semitism after death threats: ‘We must disavow all forms of prejudice that lead to exclusion and execution’

Russell Brand opposes anti-Semitism after death threats: ‘We must disavow all forms of prejudice that lead to exclusion and execution’

From an article in The Independent: “Russell Brand has been vocal in his criticism of the media coverage of the Israel-Gaza conflict. Particularly in his satirical YouTube series, The Trews. He memorably dissected FOX News reporter Sean Hannity’s pro-Israel bias that appeared not to recognise the disproportionate number of Palestinian casualties and disallowed Palestinian guests […]

Marijuana Helps Reverse Woman’s Crohn’s Disease

Marijuana Helps Reverse Woman’s Crohn’s Disease

As research and the desire for human rights continue to escalate, more and more states are allowing its citizens to utilizing the healing properties of marijuana. As far as rights go, anyone should have access to this plant. But let’s not forget how this vilified substance was able to rid cancer from people’s bodies and […]

Children With Autism Have Extra Synapses In Their Brains

Children With Autism Have Extra Synapses In Their Brains

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) affects about 1 in 68 children born in the United States. In an effort to find out why, a group of researchers led by David Sulzer at Columbia University Medical Center examined the synapses in the brains of children with autism. They discovered that during childhood, children with autism do not […]

ISIL: Independent regional actor or CIA-Mossad proxy?

ISIL: Independent regional actor or CIA-Mossad proxy?

“If the United States thinks that they can fix things by bombing the area now, it is impossible.” —Mehmet Ali Sahin, deputy chairman of Turkey’s Justice and Development Party Recent territorial gains in Iraq by the ISIL, the self-proclaimed Islamic State also known as ISIS or DAESH, allegedly without foreknowledge of the western powers, beg […]

Facebook given deadline in ‘largest privacy class action in Europe’

Facebook given deadline in ‘largest privacy class action in Europe’

An article from RT.com:  “Facebook has been given four weeks to respond to a class action, launched against it by an Austrian activist and supported by 60,000 users. The suit claims Facebook violated users’ privacy, by cooperating with the NSA’s PRISM program. The class action initiated by Max Schrems, an Austrian lawyer, data privacy activist […]