Queen Elizabeth II: Monarch once experienced this terrifying ordeal while on royal tour

Queen Elizabeth II has travelled to a plethora of countries all around the globe during her lengthy reign. One royal tour will no doubt stick out particularly in her mind due to the horrifying ordeal the monarch had to endure. On a 1981 visit to New Zealand, a 17-year-old tried to assassinate the Queen. Teenager […]

Vampyr is adding new difficulty modes for experienced and story-seeking players

DontNod Entertainment announced today that it is adding two new difficulty modes to its action role-playing game Vampyr, which came out for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on June 5. Story Mode de-emphasizes combat, making it easier to experience the game’s narrative. Hard Mode gives players less experience points per kill and makes combat […]

I’m British, and I experienced the biggest culture shock when I started working in the US

Zoran Milich/Reuters The UK and US may share a common language, but the cultural differences between America and Britain can make the two places feel like they’re worlds apart. When it comes to work-life balance and careers, there are some major differences between American and British work styles. As a British person living and working in America, […]

You Won’t Feel Happy If You Have Never Experienced What Makes You Unhappy

Without the rain, there would never be rainbows. There are many things in this world belong to a relative concept, big and small, long and short, happy and sad, ups and downs; and these are exactly the moments we go through that makes up the whole life we live. The post You Won’t Feel Happy […]

China’s first astronaut said he experienced a wild ride into space

Enlarge / Astronaut Yang Liwei lies in the re-entry capsule of Shenzhou-5 Spacecraft during a training on September 27, 2003 in Beijing, China. (credit: VCG via Getty Images) Later this year, China will mark the 15th anniversary of its first human spaceflight. On October 15, 2003, Yang Liwei launched into space on a Long March 2F […]

‘NASA’s most experienced astronaut’ John Young dies aged 87

Published time: 6 Jan, 2018 19:16 Edited time: 6 Jan, 2018 19:42 NASA veteran John Young, the only US astronaut to go into space as part of the Gemini, Apollo and space shuttle programs, and the first to fly into space six times, has died aged 87. Described by NASA as the agency’s “most experienced […]

18 People Talk About The First Time They Experienced Privileges For Being White

BuzzFeed Brazil asked readers about the moment when they first realized they were white and that their skin color affected the way the world saw them. Here’s what they said: Responses have been edited for clarity and length. 1.My boyfriend and I were victims of kidnapping. When we were finally able to call the police […]

More than half of adult women in Canada have experienced ‘unwanted sexual pressure,’ survey suggests

The survey on sexual harassment was intentionally conducted in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal with hopes that women would feel more ’empowered to answer these questions honestly,’ the chair of a research company says. CBC | Health News