Saturday 03rd May
New China South Mall located in the city of Dongguan in China is one of the biggest malls in the world. It has space for 2,350 stores. The mall is divided into seven zones.
Internationally acclaimed Chinese artist Liu Bolin is the master of camouflage and is known as the invisible man. His current May 2014 art show was held at London’s Scream Gallery.
Jamie Harkins a talented artist and musician from New Zealand has been busy creating fun optical illusions and 3D images of beaches that makes passersby surprised and delighted.
According to Guinness World Records, the Pan-American Highway is the world’s longest “motorable road”. The Pan-American Highway in many regions driving is occasionally hazardous.
Sunday 04th May
Seoul subway serving the Seoul Metropolitan Area is the longest subway system in the world. The first line of the subway was opened in 1974 and the system presently incorporates 17 lines.
About 300 dolls have been installed in a village called Nagoro in Japan by Ayano Tsukimi. According to him the dolls replace the individuals who had earlier lived in the village and are now dead. The dolls are found all over the village.
Brewed in 60 seconds. a vacuum powered tea maker promises the perfect cup of tea at any time. Untouched by modern technology, the tea maker is the perfect equipment for a refreshing hot tea.
AGV Italo is the first train in the AGV Series. It has a maximum operational speed of 360kmph. The train built by Alstom is considered to be the most modern train in Europe.
Monday 05th May
A strange interesting incident happened in Perth, Australia. It was a incident of a shark chasing a whale to the shore as it searched for food off the sea coast of Western Australia.
John Wilhelm a 44 year old IT Director in a Swiss University is a creative photographer having a passion for digital art. Some of his wonderful art works based on his life’s journey and family members makes a unique and new technique.
Researchers have for the first time demonstrated that diamond can radically improve the quality of high power laser beams. The findings were made by Australia’s Macquarie University, by exploiting optical interactions.
The Trans-Siberian Railway network with a length of 9,289 km, it is the longest railway line in the world. It has been connecting Moscow with Vladivostok since 1916 and is still being expanded.
Tuesday 06th May
Four Indians are among the winners of a Harvard Business School Competition that awards prizes worth 300,000 US Dollars to new and innovative business and social impact start-up conceptualized by the US institutions students and alumni.
Jaysea Devoe, a 12 year old girl from California has become the youngest female certified yoga instructor in America. She has a good number of followers and devotees at home and from abroad.
Scientists in China have discovered a new formula that helps one to win a Rock Paper Scissor by predicting the opponent’s moves. The formula is recipe for success since it gives one a winning edge.
China’s Fengyun-III, a polar orbiting meteorological satellite which provides a three dimensional view of the earth, was put into operation. The satellites will form a three-dimensional, multiple-spectrum and remote-sensing observation.
Wednesday 07th May
Melbourne has the biggest operating tram network in the world with 250 kilometers of double track. The tram route 75 – Vermont South to City (Spencer Street) is the longest tram route in Melbourne.
An Israeli inventor and his team has developed a handheld gadget that can scan the molecular fingerprint of physical matter and instantly provide useful information about its chemical makeup.
Jupiter has a bigger size moon comprising of ice and liquid oceans. NASA’s space craft Galileo has flew by Ganymede and confirmed presence of an interior ocean.
Dinosaurs just shrank their bodies over a period of time to help them turn into birds to continue exploiting new ecological challenges throughout their evolution, a fascinating research have revealed.
Thursday 08th May
Researchers have created atoms of the element 117 matching the heaviest atoms ever observed which are 40 percent heavier than the normal atom.. This finding is an important step for long lived super heavy nuclei.
Swedish scientists who have developed a vaccine that shows tremendous promise against heart attack and coronary artery diseases and strokes are keen to test it in India.
Scientists have stated that Leonardo Da Vinci’s Mono Lisa may be part of the first 3D art work. Experts say that when the paintings are viewed together create an impression of depth.
Electronic cigarettes are safe and smoke free. But now researchers have found out that even e-cigarettes may pose cancer risks as it can produce tobacco like levels of carcinogens.
Friday 09th May
Britain has some very old towns. Recently researchers have found out that Amesbury in Thatcham is the oldest Stonehenge town in England. Earlier the oldest town was Thatcham in Buckinghamshire.
Susi Kenna is always interested in art history. She combined both the aspects together to create Nail Art History by using her skills and other nail artists.
Amithabh Bachchan awarded a prestigious Ph.D scholarship instituted in his name to an Indian student from Melbourne based La Trobe University.
According to scientists transfusion of young blood into an older body may hold the long sought cure for decline of the ageing brain. Young blood recharges the brain and improves memory power.