Hazel Smith

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British Air is Being Sold for $28 a Jar

No, this is not an early April Fools joke.<p>There is currently a website where jarred air from different parts of England are available for purchase. …

This British Postmaster Traveled 300 Miles to Deliver a Passport

Talk about customer service.<p>In an age where Twitter and Facebook feeds are filled with customer complaints, it's refreshing to hear about an employee going above and beyond to help someone get to his or her destination on time. And we mean <i>beyond.</i> David Shepherd, a 26-year-old postal employee in …

Readers' travel photography competition: April

Contribute with Guardian Witness<p>Whether it’s the widescreen appeal of landscapes or capturing small details on a memorable trip, we want you to send in your best travel imagery.<p>The winning image will be mounted and displayed to the public with the other monthly winners in an end-of-year exhibition …

Photography

Force could get UK's first police cat

The UK's first police cat could be put on the beat in Durham after a young girl wrote to the chief constable to suggest cats would be useful in climbing trees to rescue people.<p>Five-year-old Eliza Adamson-Hopper wrote to Chief Constable Mike Barton asking why the force only used dogs and that it …

Flipd app forces you to put your iPhone away so you can get some work done

Let’s face it, your phone is a blessing and a curse. Behind its sleek glass front is a whole world of excitement. All your friends, the entirety of the Internet and <i>omg, a kitten video…</i> If you haven’t the focus or self-discipline to keep the phone away when you’re trying to get some work done, Flipd …

The Italian town where residents live to 100 – and scientists want to know why

People living in a remote Italian town are to be studied in order to try and discover why they live so long.<p>Situated on the western coast of southern …

Nothing to see here, just a dog casually flying a plane

LONDON — Dogs often do stupid things like trying to eat bees, and that sometimes gives people the wrong impression that they're kind of …

Pets