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Nov 15, 2011

Redback Spiders From Australia Migrating To UK

Redback Spider
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Redback spider Image Credit: Museum Victoria Australia’s redback spiders have been found in the United Kingdom, international news sites reported on Monday, November 14, 2011. According to reports, the redback spiders have been found in Scotland, Wales and the Midlands. The spiders were said to be imported unintentionally as they arrive in the luggage of […]


Oct 12, 2011

Susan Boyle To Appear In “I Dreamed A Dream” Musical Finale

Susan Boyle
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Susan Boyle Image Credit: MusicRooms.net Susan Boyle is to make a guest appearance in “I Dreamed A Dream,” a musical based on her life story, several entertainment news sites reported on Tuesday, October 11, 2011. According to reports, Boyle will appear as herself during the finale of the musical show. Meanwhile, Elaine C. Smith, the […]


Oct 7, 2011

Whale in Field of Yorkshire Is A Female Sei Whale (Video)

Whale in Field of Yorkshire
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Whale in grassy field of Yorkshire Photo: Anna Gowthorpe A 33-foot female Sei whale was found in a grassy field, 800 yards off the shoreline of East Yorkshire village of Skeffling, United Kingdom, according to reports by several international news sites last october 1, 2011. The rare Sei whale discovery in the field has already […]


Jun 14, 2011

Fossil of the “Smallest Dinosaur Known” Unearthed in East Sussex, United Kingdom

Fossil of the "Smallest Dinosaur Known" Unearthed in East Sussex, United Kingdom
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A tiny fossil of the smallest known dinosaur was unearthed in East Sussex, United Kingdom as reported by science news sites, June13, 2011.
According to Darren Naish, an honorary research associate at the University of Portsmouth’s School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, the dinosaur is estimated to weigh only about 200 grams and is “bird-like bipedal dinosaur, with fairly short tails, long neck, long slim hind legs, and feathered , clawed forelimbs.”


May 12, 2011

Queen Elizabeth II Is Second Longest Ruling Monarch In UK’s History

Queen Elizabeth II Is Second Longest Ruling Monarch In UK's History
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Queen Elizabeth II Image Credit: Wikipedia Queen Elizabeth II becomes the United Kingdom‘s second longest ruling monarch on Thursday, May 12, 2011, according to reports of several international news sites. She is married to Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. Queen Victoria still holds the distinction of being the longest reigning monarch in UK‘s history. She […]


Apr 19, 2011

$221 Million Apartment In UK Sold To Ukranian (Video)

$221 Million Apartment
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$221 Million Apartment Image Credit: Yahoo.com A $221 Million apartment in One Hyde Park, London was bought by an anonymous Ukranian buyer in 2007 but the documents were only filed last week, according to reports by several international news sites. The 25,000-square feet apartment is considered as the expensive apartment in the United Kingdom. The […]


Feb 20, 2011

Loch Ness Monster Pictures Taken By Kayaker At Lake Windermere In England

Loch Ness Monster Pictures Taken By Kayaker At Lake Windermere In England
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Loch Ness Monster Picture Lake Windermere Image Credit: Tom Pickles/The Upshot Lock Ness monster version of England was seen and pictures were taken by Kayaking couple, Tom Pickles and Sarah Harrington on the waters of Lake Windermere, according to a a report by Brett Michael Dykes of The Upshot on Friday, February 18, 2011. The […]


Feb 12, 2011

Nintendo 3DS Price Drop Below £200 By Retailers Tesco and Sainsbury in UK

Nintendo 3DS Price Drop Below £200 By Retailers Tesco and Sainsbury in UK
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Nintendo 3DS Tesco PriceImage Credit: Tesco Direct The competition has become favorable to consumers as the price of Nintendo 3DS goes down in Sainsbury and Tesco and has breached the £200 barrier in the United Kingdom (UK). Majority of retailers in UK is offering the new gadget with a price tag of £229.99. According to […]


Dec 14, 2010

UK Arctic Blast: Another Arctic Blast Is Set To Hit United Kingdom

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Snowstorm Image Credit: Ontheapplebox.com Weather forecasters warned United Kingdom (UK) about the new Arctic blast that would fall on Thursday. According to reports, temperatures will fall as low as -10 degrees Celcius (14 degrees Fahrenheit), with bitter winds blowing in from the north. The north-east Scotland and eastern England was predicted to be the worst-hit […]