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Hubble Space Telescope: NASA Releases Stunning Images To Celebrate 25th Anniversary

NASA is celebrating the Hubble Space Telescope's 25th anniversary with a variety of events highlighting its groundbreaking achievements and scientific contributions with activities running 20-26 April. This stu

  • Pictures of the Week: Balloons, Banks and Beaches
    Pictures of the Week: Balloons, Banks and Beaches 14 hours ago

    Here's our selection of the best pictures of the week. … More »

  • Pictures of the Week: Easter, Elephants & Elections
    Pictures of the Week: Easter, Elephants & Elections Fri, Apr 10, 2015

    Here's our selection of the best pictures of the week.
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  • Apple Watch: Pre-orders Now Open
    Apple Watch: Pre-orders Now Open Fri, Apr 10, 2015

    The Apple Watch is finally available for buyers to try on and pre-order. The device can be ordered online and tried on in Apple Stores, by appointment only. Customers can also try on the new gadget in a handful of selected retailers including Selfridges in London. The Apple Watch will be available to buy from 24 April, with prices starting at £299. … More »

  • The World's Tallest Statues
    The World's Tallest Statues Wed, Apr 8, 2015

    The tallest statues from around the world. … More »

  • UK Weather: Britain Basks In Easter Weekend Sunshine - And There's More To Come
    UK Weather: Britain Basks In Easter Weekend Sunshine - And There's More To Come Tue, Apr 7, 2015

    Much of Britain basked in glorious sunshine this weekend as forecasters predicted the recent spell of good weather could last the rest of the week.

    Temperatures were expected to reach as high as 19C (66.2F) in parts of the country - hotter than Rome, the Greek islands of Zante and Kefalonia and nearly eight degrees higher than the UK's average for April.

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  • Explosion Blasts Through Home While Woman Was Walking Dogs
    Explosion Blasts Through Home While Woman Was Walking Dogs Tue, Apr 7, 2015

    A woman escaped death this weekend after a gas explosion ripped through her home - but she was out walking the dog.

    Susan House was out walking her dogs when the explosion blasted much of the side of her house. … More »

  • Pictures Of The Week: Easter, Elections & Electrical Faults
    Pictures Of The Week: Easter, Elections & Electrical Faults Thu, Apr 2, 2015

    Here's our selection of the best pictures of the week. … More »

  • Surreal Photos Taken With Mum's iPhone
    Surreal Photos Taken With Mum's iPhone Wed, Apr 1, 2015

    A stay-at-home mom's surreal iPhone snaps of her children have seen her rack up more than a half-million Instagram fans. Ali Jardine, 42, photographs silhouettes of her two kids in fairy-tale environments, from a spiraling night sky to sunsets. The creative mom has gained more than 519,000 followers online since she got her first iPhone in November 2010. And due to her success, Ali, who is from

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  • Cat Selfies
    Cat Selfies Thu, Mar 26, 2015

    If Kim Kardashian were a feline she'd be purr-fect for the new book "Cat Selfies," which features a collection of the world's best kitty shots. The furry frames have been compiled by cat owner Charlie Ellis, who has scoured the globe for the perfect puss pictures.

    In his book "Cat Selfies," felines try their hand at the craze most of their humans have become addicted to — showing off on social … More »

  • Best of Banksy
    Best of Banksy Wed, Apr 1, 2015

    Recent works from the elusive British street artist, Banksy, include murals in Gaza and West Bank.
    A Palestinian man was lamenting his misfortune on April 1, 2015, after selling his bombed-out doorway to a local artist without realizing that the image painted on it was by Banksy and could be worth a small fortune. Rabea Darduna, a father of six from northern Gaza, said he sold the iron-and-brick
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