- London Marathon: The Best Costumes Of 2015 14 hours ago
Over 37,000 fundraisers, amateur runners and elite athletes completed the Virgin Money London Marathon today, making it the biggest in the event's 35-year history.… More »
The 2015 London Marathon attracted the usual array of eccentric costumes from a running Mona Lisa to one man who did the entire marathon as a giant testicle.
- Pictures of the Week: Volcanoes, Earth Day & Kim Jong Un Fri, Apr 24, 2015
Here's our selection of the best pictures of the week. … More »
- Hundreds Evacuated As Chile's Calbuco Volcano Erupts For First Time In 43 Years Thu, Apr 23, 2015
Chile's Calbuco volcano has erupted for the first time in 43 years, leading authorities to order 1,500 people to leave the nearby town of Ensenada.
The volcano, which has been inactive since 1972, spilled a huge ash cloud into the skies above southern Chile.… More »
- Hubble Space Telescope: NASA Releases Stunning Images To Celebrate 25th Anniversary Fri, Apr 17, 2015
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 stunning gallery shows some of the 25 images chosen by the space agency to highlight Hubble's successful quarter century.
Hubble, the world's first space telescope, was launched on April 24, … More »
- 700 people feared dead after boat packed with migrants capsizes Thu, Apr 16, 2015
As many as 700 people were feared dead after a fishing boat packed with migrants capsized off the Libyan coast overnight, in what may be one of the worst disasters of the Mediterranean migrant crisis, officials said on Sunday.
Twenty eight people were rescued and 24 bodies recovered from the 20 meter-long vessel, which sank around 70 miles from the Libyan coast, south of the southern Italian… More »
- Pictures of the Week: Easter, Elephants & Elections Fri, Apr 10, 2015Here's our selection of the best pictures of the week.… More »
- 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 »
- 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.… More »