Australians are playing through a record-breaking Christmas heat wave

Don Arnold/Getty Images Temperature records have been smashed as a Christmas heat wave has the southeastern corner of Australia in a stranglehold. The hottest place in the country, Marble Bar in the Pilbara of Western Australia hit an all-time heat record of 120 degrees Fahreneit (49 degrees Celsius) on Thursday. December and Christmas are only […]

Bohemian Rhapsody: How Brian May reacted to the actor playing him – and what he CHANGED

Lee plays the iconic musician in the Queen biopic, which also features Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury. The film has been a huge box office success despite middling reviews, and May himself has spoken out about how much he loves the end product. Speaking on The View earlier this month, Lee revealed that May was […]

The young stars of ‘Riverdale’ are playing their parents on the 90s flashback episode — here’s how they compare

Dean Buscher/The CW Warning: Spoilers ahead for season three, episode four of “Riverdale” titled, “The Midnight Club.”  “Riverdale’s” flashback episode did not disappoint. Alice sat down with Betty to tell her a story from the parents’ junior year of high school. To depict young versions of the adults, the young cast of The CW’s “Riverdale” […]

A cheesemaker is Switzerland is playing hip-hop and rock to his Emmental to make it taste better

schuetz-mediendesign / Pixabay Cheesemaker Beat Wampfler has teamed up with researchers from the University of the Arts in Bern to see if music can change the taste of cheese. His Emmentals are being blasted with a mixture of rock, classical, and hip-hop music. They will be tested in the new year to see if the […]

Doctor Who season 11 cast: Who is playing Rosa Parks? Who is Vinette Robinson?

Tonight, Rosa Parks (played by Vinette Robinson) will become the latest historical figure to meet The Doctor (played by Jodie Whittaker) in Doctor Who. In Rosa, which starts tonight at 6.55pm on BBC One, The Doctor, Ryan Sinclair (Tosin Cole), Yasmin Khan (Mandip Gill) and Graham O’Brien (Bradley Walsh) meet the civil rights legend in […]

Playing online games & 'torturing cats': Who was the Crimea college shooter?

The worst school shooting in Russia’s history has sparked a series of inaccurate and contradictory media reports. Here are the main questions that still need to be answered, and the most accurate information we have so far. What drove Vladislav Roslyakov to kill? When an 18-year old described by his classmates as a “calm and […]

Why rising bond yields are playing on stockholders’ nerves

THE FIRST full-length film made by Steven Spielberg features an unusual lead. So indeed does much of his more celebrated work. But the star of “Duel”, his 1971 debut, is nothing as exotic as a man-eating shark or cloned velociraptor. It is a tailgating lorry. In a nerve-shredding journey across the California desert, it torments […]