Category: General News

Showing 11 - 20 of 92 results

Malaysian artists celebrate Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin with mural in Kuala Lumpur

“Poekhali! (Let’s go!)” exclaimed Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin 60 years ago as the Vostok 1 spacecraft took off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome spaceport in Kazakhstan.  

Usain Bolt reveals future plans

Eight-time Olympic gold medallist says he wants to become an international music star, and shows off his talent with a cricket bat.  

Squash star Nicol David named ‘Greatest Athlete of All Time’ in online poll

Nicol David received a total of 318,943 votes, coming ahead of tug-of-war champion Jame Kehoe, and powerlifter Larysa Soloviova by over 200,000 votes.  

Michio Kaku: 3 mind-blowing predictions about the future

What lies in store for humanity? Theoretical physicist Michio Kaku explains how different life will be for your ancestors—and maybe your future self, if the timing works out.  

‘Black Swan’ author Nassim Taleb cheered capitalism, championed entrepreneurs, and recommended adapting to the pandemic at the BI Global Trends Festival. Here are his 8 best quotes from the interview.

Nassim Nicholas Taleb encouraged people to adapt to the pandemic, praised capitalism, and cheered entrepreneurs during an interview at Business Insider’s Global Trends Festival on Monday.

World Chess Champion Garry Kasparov on What The Queen’s Gambit Gets Right

The Russian grandmaster explains what he contributed to the hit Netflix series.

Hillary YiP, at 15 years old, is the youngest CEO in the world

Little Hlilary began her journey in the world of technology and entrepreneurship at the age of 10 .

A New Look at Life From the World’s First Cyborg!

Imagine a world where taxis sounded like limes, you could listen to your favorite painting, and the colors of the grocery store brought on a symphony everywhere you turned! For Neil Harbisson, this fantastical world of color and sound is his everyday reality. He has the high honor of being...

Lord Vaizey, The Digital Lord – The Strange World Of British Politics And A New Digital Champion In The House Of Lords

Amidst the ever stranger world of British politics, one constant weirdness remains relatively unchanged – the U.K. House of Lords. 

Patron of the Oceans Lewis Pugh Swims in Antarctica

UN Environment Patron of Oceans and endurance swimmer Lewis Pugh swam one kilometer in freezing Antarctic waters wearing nothing more than a pair of swimming trunks to bring the world’s attention to ocean protection.

Bookmark (0)