Chinese vase sells for 10,000 times estimated price as auction involving amateur buyer gets way out of hand
A Chinese vase valued between 500 and 800 Swiss francs (or £382 to £611) has sold for a record five million Swiss francs (£3.8 million), a Geneva auction house said. According to the catalogue, the vase,
Amid an alpine landscape of rocks and boulders, it sounded as though somebody was hiding in a crevice and squeezing a squeak toy. A wildlife photographer from Berkeley, Jen Joynt, tuned in to the squeak.
The skull of the bear who inspired Winnie the Pooh has been discovered by the Royal College of Surgeons and is to go on display The real life bear who inspired Winnie the Pooh suffered tooth decay partly
"That rug really tied the room together." Every month, Netflix bids farewell to a collection of great titles, but this September is a particularly difficult month for those who love the streaming giant.
That includes top comedies like "The Big Bang Theory" and "Modern Family." And there are addictive dramas like "Empire," "The Affair," and "How to Get Away With Murder." Also, what about the return of
MX, the personal finance startup formerly known as Money Desktop, has just inked a $30 million Series A funding deal led by a subsidiary of USAA. Tokyo-based VC firm Digital Garage also participated in
Paul May’s image of carbon nanotubes, centre, 50,000 times thinner than a human hair, took first prize in the 2015 Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council photography competition, followed Rachel
These stunning photos of ancient trees set against all-natural long-exposure backdrops of the Milky Way was inspired by two fascinating scientific studies that connect tree growth with celestial movement
Neil Patrick Harris (Reuters/Lucas Jackson) The actor will host the 87th Annual Academy Awards Sarah Gray October 15, 2014 9:53pm (UTC) Neil Patrick Harris has been selected to host the 87th Oscars, on
Vincent Brady didn't turn to special effects to create his awe-inspiring video, "Planetary Panorama." To capture the earth as a textured sphere of natural life, hurtling through space, Brady simply put