Oct 162013

Listing all species on earth ‘a possibility’: It could be possible to discover all of the species on Earth by the end of this century, a new study published in the journal Science claims.


Armstrong’s confession: Lance Armstrong, the former cycling champion, has admitted to using drugs to improve his performance for the first time. In an interview with Oprah Winfrey on her OWN Network, Armstrong said he had used drugs during all seven of his Tour de France wins, from 1999 to 2005.


Half of all food wasted: Up to half of the world’s food is wasted due to inefficient production in poorer countries and over-fussy consumers in the rich world, says a new report from the UK-based Institution of Mechanical Engineers.


Australian cigarette packaging: Some Australian companies are giving away cardboard covers which hide photos of cancer-sufferers on plain cigarette packets.
The authorities are investigating whether this breaks the new law on cigarette packaging.


Italian car sales crash: Sales of high performance cars have fallen in Italy showing that even the rich are beginning to feel the effect of the recession..


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