World’s largest firework detonated in Colorado!

Colorado: A Colorado town captured a Guinness World Record by detonating a nearly 2,800-pound firework shell over a mountain. The annual winter carnival in Steamboat Springs featured a special display Saturday night when a team from Steamboat Fireworks launched the massive shell, which measured 62 inches in diameter, from a 26-foot steel tube buried in
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Shillong: Distraught over repeated bullying at school, a nine-year-old girl in Shillong has developed a mobile application which would enable a person to anonymously report such incidents to the authorities. Meaidaibahun Majaw, a Class 4 student, said she had taken it upon herself to find a solution to the menace after it started taking a
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Kolkata: Kolkata, India’s City of Joy, is all set to see the country’s first underwater take a run on February 13. The train is a metro line, the East-West Corridor, and will run between Salt Lake Sector V and Howrah. The metro line spans a total of around 16 km, with a part of it
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Kind gesture of a wild orangutan, lending a helping hand to a man seen stuck in mud is melting the hearts of netizens. The great ape, who lives in a protected conservation forest area in Borneo, was seen leaning forward assisting a man, who stood in the muddy river searching for snakes by offering its
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With Apps popping up to order almost anything and everything from around the world, here is an all new app to lend a helping hand to singles this valentine’s day. Valentine’s Day will be here soon and a duo from Los Angeles have come up with a website that lets single people ‘order’ a date
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African penguins, whose honking resemble that of a ‘Donkey’s bray’ has been fortunately or unfortunately nicknamed as ‘Jackass Penguins’. Laugh at them if you like, but a new study suggests that their ‘Jackass’ language actually follows the same basic linguistic rules as humans. In a study published, researchers recorded nearly 600 vocalizations from 28 adult
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Finland’s female-dominated government unveiled a plan recently to give both parents the same amount of fully paid parental leave, in an effort to push dads in to take time off from work to spend more time with their children. Social affairs minister Anna-Kaisa Pekonen said paternity leave with full pay in the Nordic country would
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At times, we have this character of imitating those around us. Here we have an orphaned calf which thinks that it’s a dog after being raised by German Shepherds. Buddy, the adorable bull calf was adopted by Coral and Wayne Algie when he was just one day old after his mother had a tragic death
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A Chinese acrobat broke his own Guinness World Record when he climbed 36 stairs while standing on his head. Li Longlong, of Henan Province, managed to climb 36 stairs without touching the steps with anything but his head, beating his own previous record of 34 stairs. Li formerly shared the record with Zhao Xiaolong, when
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Scientists have successfully created yarn from human skin cells to stitch up wounds. The notion of “skin yarn” might send shivers up some people’s spines, but it could be a major win for doctors at the French National Institute of Health and Medical Research, who are hoping it will eventually become a common technique. “This
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