Все посты за december 2016

World’s highest bridge opens to traffic in China – video

The $140 million bridge opened to traffic on Thursday, connecting Xuanwei city in Yunnan province and Shuicheng in Guizhou, southwestern China. Hanging 565 meters above a gorge, Beipanjiang bridge has been built to save motorists more than four hours in journey time,

Further test to be carried out to establish George Michael’s cause of death

Tests will be carried out to see whether drugs contributed to George Michael's death after a post-mortem examination proved 'inconclusive', it emerged today, according to the Daily Mail. Thames Valley Police confirmed further tests - likely to include a toxicology report -

£5 note ‘worth £50,000’ found in Christmas card

The second of four special £5 notes featuring art by specialist micro-engraver Graham Short turned up on Thursday in Scotland, according to the BBC. The first was found in change from a café in south Wales earlier this month. Two more special £5

Putin: Russia will not expel US diplomats

"The Russian diplomats returning home will spend the New Year Holidays with their relatives and dear ones. At home. We will not create problems for US diplomats. We will not expel anybody," Putin said in a statement circulated by the Kremlin press

Look for Comet 45P in the sky on the New Year’s eve

The comet is set to appear as people will be welcoming 2017 on Saturday, December 31. Dr. David Reitzel, of California-based Griffith Observatory, said the comet will be visible to users of strong binoculars or telescope. Interested people should point their instruments

Hot Dutch remake of “Magic Mike” movie released

Onze Jongens, which translates to Our Boys, is about five down-on-their-luck construction workers who form a male striptease act when they suddenly realize that they’re all insanely attractive, according to NewNowNext. The film is starring former Idols finalist Jim Bakkum. It essentially looks

Moscow promise appropriate response to US sanctions

Dmitry Peskov said Putin would order an "appropriate" retaliation to the sanctions, which included the expulsion of 35 diplomats, according to Reuters. In a conference call with reporters, Peskov said Moscow doubted the effectiveness of the measures as the current US presidential

Extra ‘leap second’ will make 2016 longer

A "leap second" will be added to the world's clocks on the last day of the year. The extra second is necessary because the rotation of the Earth is not regular. It sometimes speeds up and sometimes slows down because our planet

At last, trailer for 2016: The Movie released

2016 was hard on us: Brexit, exploding smartphones, the U.S. election, so many stars died. So, Friend Dog Studios have created this horror movie just before the end of the year. The trailer is really good, so let’s hope, they are going to

US announces Russian sanctions, expels 35 diplomats

President Barack Obama took unprecedented steps Thursday retaliating against what the administration described as "Significant Malicious Cyber-Enabled Activities," including sanctioning six Russian individuals and five Russian entities as well as ordering Russian diplomats to leave the country, CNN reports. US President Barack