Friday, September 21, 2012

21-Sep-2012 13:58

Supertrees rise up in Singapore :: Singapore's latest development will finally blossom later this month, with an imposing canopy of artificial trees up to 50 meters high towering over a vast urban oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/08/world/asia/singapore-supertrees-gardens-bay/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Digital graffiti at the Tate :: The digital artwork made from solar lamp "graffiti"
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19664574#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The rise of the Maori tribal tattoo :: What the tattoo on my face means to me
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19628418#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is this Europe's most under-rated city? :: Martin Buckley meets the Serbian people trying to escape the country's recent history.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19647265#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: Gangnam Style is all the rage - what exactly is it?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19668565#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why boyfriend didn't blame Knox :: Raffaele Sollecito says police wanted him to blame Amanda Knox, and why he didn't succumb to the pressure.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/09/19/ac-amanda-knox-boyfriend-raffaele-sollecito.cnn?eref�ition

China's ageing families under pressure :: How China got old before it could afford it
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-19647867#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Chinese outrage troubles Japanese :: "Are Chinese people bad people?"
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/20/world/asia/japan-chinese-protests-reaction/index.html?eref�ition

Gallery: Leading tablets, e-readers :: When people think mobile, it's generally smartphones that come to mind
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/20/tech/mobile/tablet-e-reader-gallery/index.html?eref�ition

English GCSE grade challenge begins :: A legal challenge begins against the refusal to order a re-grade of English GCSE papers in the row over this year's results.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19667137#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can both sides back off? :: China and Japan have much to lose in their game of brinksmanship over islands, and bloodshed could destabilize Asia, Jeff Kingston warns.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/20/opinion/china-japan-dispute-kingston/index.html?eref�ition

Exclusive: U.S. mortgage task force to act soon :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/s2pDs6ocNoA/us-mortgages-taskforce-idUSBRE88J1HT20120921

'Too many' cancers found in A&E :: Almost a third of cancers in the over-70s are only diagnosed when a patient is admitted to hospital as an emergency, a study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19662456#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Free bus passes 'benefit health' :: Older people in England with a free bus pass are more likely to be physically active - whether they are wealthy or poor, UK researchers claim.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19662426#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Lemurs' nose grunts are caller ID :: Lemurs may be able to recognise other primate species from the nasal grunts they make, say Italian scientists.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/19652679

VIDEO: Amish haircut attackers guilty :: Members of an Amish breakaway group have been found guilty of hate crimes for forcibly cutting the beards and hair of community members.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-19671193#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Space shuttle Endeavour lands piggyback in California :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/G4BB2kGsCsE/us-space-shuttle-idUSBRE88F0C520120921

Newly aggressive Romney tries another campaign reset :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ZWIfjqimI4I/us-usa-campaign-idUSBRE88J1IN20120921

Big changes in iOS 6 :: After downloading the latest iPhone, iPod touch and iPad operating system, iOS 6, the fun part is excitedly poking around and hunting for what's new. Find subtle design changes, like the phone's key pad, or set up new features, like Facebook integration. You might even use Siri again for the first time in a while to test its improved sports and restaurant knowledge.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/20/tech/mobile/ios-6-changes/index.html?eref�ition

The story of Major's gift horse :: How diplomat's tale of stallion's trip through Russia cheered PM
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19653492#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Oliver Stone: 'I'm interested in extremes' :: Oliver Stone on why he made drugs cartel thriller Savages
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19659856#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China sets Monday verdict for ex-police chief at heart of Bo scandal :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/iLhjS0dACSg/china-trial-idINDEE88K02B20120921

Libyan is a 'foreign fighter' in Syria :: Syrian rebel ranks include, according to whom you listen to, al Qaeda, foreign jihadis, Salafis seeking a radical Islamist state, and plain old freedom fighters. Feras says he's in the last category.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/20/world/meast/syria-libya-fighter/index.html?eref�ition

Analysis: Romney can still win, but it won't be easy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/v6S7VJ7gkag/us-usa-campaign-romney-analysis-idUSBRE88K06G20120921

Gangnam Style craze for UK chart :: South Korean rapper PSY has inspired a worldwide dance craze, taught Britney Spears the "crazy horse" and been signed up by Justin Bieber's management. He could be the UK's first K-pop number one.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsbeat/19658732#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Salma Hayek's savage Del Toro slap :: Salma Hayek has revealed that she felt "insecure" during a re-take of a scene for Oliver Stone's new film, Savages.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19649492#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Snake gold ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2011/12/06/travel/daily-snapshot/index.html?eref�ition

Music school for Afghan street kids :: Off a main street in Kabul, standing outside a high walled compound is an old Afghan security guard, manning the front gate.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/21/world/asia/afghanistan-music-school/index.html?eref�ition

Man who records sound of extinction :: He provided the sense of dread to Martin Sheen's journey upriver in "Apocalypse Now," but for musician and "soundscape ecologist" Bernie Krause the authentic sound of the wild can be more disturbing than any synthesized film score.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/20/world/eco-sound-ecology-bernie-krause/index.html?eref�ition

Bo Xilai's police chief to learn fate :: The fate of the former Chinese police chief who attempted to defect to the U.S. will be revealed Monday when a court hands down its verdict and sentence, according to an official.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/21/world/asia/wang-lijun-verdict/index.html?eref�ition

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