Culture


We bought a World War II ship on eBay

Published May 25, 2021, 10:48 a.m. by rssfeed

Looking at listings of broken-down boats is something of a ritual for Simon Robins, but his wife Gemma thought he might be taking his passion a little too far when …

The Sicilians using Covid to change the €1 home schemes

Published May 25, 2021, 10:42 a.m. by rssfeed

Italy's famous €1 home projects are usually loved by foreigners wanting to build holiday homes. But the Covid-19 pandemic has changed people's priorities, bringing an influx of young people back …

Marvel Studios debuts teaser trailer for 'Eternals'

Published May 24, 2021, 8:54 p.m. by rssfeed

A new teaser trailer for "Eternals" has dropped.

Kenya tries to count every single animal in the country

Published May 24, 2021, 1:50 p.m. by rssfeed

The Covid-19 pandemic has left Kenya's tourism industry in tatters. Now the government is using the enforced time off to count all the wildlife in the country -- and making …

See who won at the Billboard Music Awards

Published May 24, 2021, 1:44 p.m. by rssfeed

The 2021 Billboard Music Awards were presented Sunday.

Learjet: Why the legendary plane is no match for today's jets

Published May 24, 2021, 9:09 a.m. by rssfeed

Learjet. For generations, the name has been synonymous with business jets, with more than 3,000 of the small private jet planes delivered since the first Learjet 23 flew in 1963.

The rise of modern Chinese cuisine

Published May 24, 2021, 2 a.m. by rssfeed

In 1997, restaurateur Danny Yip moved back to Hong Kong from Australia.

Airplane used by Romanian dictator Ceausescu up for auction

Published May 21, 2021, 7:48 p.m. by rssfeed

The Rombac 1-11, which was used for the dictator's official flights between 1986 and 1989, will go under the hammer on May 27 with a starting price of €25,000 (around …

Colbert welcomes John Krasinski as first 'Late Show' in-studio guest since pandemic

Published May 21, 2021, 3:22 p.m. by rssfeed

"The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" has been virtual -- until now.

Olivia Rodrigo gives Taylor Swift a writing credit on her debut album

Published May 21, 2021, 1:41 p.m. by rssfeed

Olivia Rodrigo really may be Taylor Swift's biggest fan.