2020 was one of three warmest years on record, study says

2020 was one of three warmest years on record, according to a new report, despite La Niña – the large-scale cooling of the ocean surface temperatures in the Pacific.  Global average temperatures last year reached around 2.16°F (1.2°C) above the pre-Industrial Revolution levels (1850-1900), reveals the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).  The six years since 2015 … Read more

Chain mail! Knights fighting bloody battles appear on stamps to mark 550 years since key conflict

Chain mail! Knights fighting bloody battles appear on stamps to mark 550 years since key conflict in the Wars of the Roses Knights are seen attacking each other in furious battles on Royal Mail stamps depicting the Wars of the Roses The illustrated commemorative stamps show some of the bloody clashes between rival camps over … Read more

Chain mail! Knights fighting bloody battles appear on stamps to mark 550 years since key conflict

Chain mail! Knights fighting bloody battles appear on stamps to mark 550 years since key conflict in the Wars of the Roses Knights are seen attacking each other in furious battles on Royal Mail stamps depicting the Wars of the Roses The illustrated commemorative stamps show some of the bloody clashes between rival camps over … Read more

Brooke Shields leans on her husband of 20 years Chris Henchy while walking with a cane

Brooke Shields and her husband of 20 years Chris Henchy took a walk through New York City’s West Village neighborhood on Sunday. The couple appeared to be enjoying their stroll as she leaned on the movie producer while also using a cane.  It has been a few months since the Suddenly Susan actress broke her … Read more

Two killers who stabbed drill rapper to death with knives and machetes are each jailed for 28 years

Two killers who hacked a drill rapper to death with knives and machetes in a ‘merciless’ attack have each been jailed for 28 years.  Crosslon Davis, 20, known as Bis, suffered at least nine wounds to his head, back and chest when he was set upon by four youths armed with knives and machetes. Most … Read more

Coronavirus: China knew Wuhan market was a disease risk for years before Covid, scientist says

Chinese health officials knew Wuhan’s Huanan Seafood Market was a disease risk for years before the Covid pandemic started there, an Australian scientist has claimed. Professor Eddie Holmes, a virologist at the University of Sydney, said he was taken on a tour of the market by public health officials in the now-infamous city in 2014. … Read more

Couple with a son who lived apart for 20 YEARS finally move in together but still sleep separately

A married couple who lived apart for 20 years despite sharing a 12-year-old son have finally moved in together – but still sleep in separate rooms.  Claire Burke, 54, and her husband David, 48, originally Bradford, lived in different houses throughout their relationship, calling it the ‘secret’ to their happy marriage. Speaking on This Morning … Read more

Couple with a son who lived apart for 20 YEARS finally move in together but still sleep separately

A married couple who lived apart for 20 years despite sharing a 12-year-old son have finally moved in together – but still sleep in separate rooms.  Claire Burke, 54, and her husband David, 48, originally Bradford, lived in different houses throughout their relationship, calling it the ‘secret’ to their happy marriage. Speaking on This Morning … Read more

Sculpture: Flora bust argued to be by da Vinci wasn’t created until 300 years AFTER his death

A wax bust controversially attributed to Leonardo da Vinci was not sculpted until 300 years after the death of the Renaissance master, radiocarbon dating has proven. The sculpture — of Flora, the Roman goddess of flowers and spring — is held in the collections of the Bode (formerly Kaiser Friedrich) Museum in central Berlin. It … Read more