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Where I was going to source creepy crawlies for breakfast back in London I didn’t know. But at the Grub Kitchen in St Davids, Pembrokeshire, insects of all shapes and sizes were on the menu. The cafe...

Risa Hontiveros describes herself as "a martial-law baby". She is part of the generation of Filipinos who came to political awareness in the years before the people power revolution deposed dictator...

Going into any historical film, audiences know that they always have to take things with a grain of salt. Not everything on screen is going to be the absolute truth of a story, and history can be rewritten...

Archeologists made a stunning discovery in Mexico on Wednesday when they uncovered an ancient temple nestled inside an Aztec-era pyramid that was damaged during last September’s 7.1-magnitude earthquake. Scientists...

Embarrassed about what you’re watching? YouTube now includes an ‘Incognito Mode’ on Android that stops videos appearing in your history Activating the feature disables subscriptions...

Reese Witherspoon has selected yet another fantastic novel for her online book club. Reese’s Book Club x Hello Sunshine will read Next Year in Havana by Chanel Cleeton during the month of July, and...

Ever since it first hit screens in 2002, The Bachelor franchise has rocked the nation with jaw-dropping proposals, dramatic breakups and everything in between. However, despite highs or lows of the season,...

Two letters written by world-renowned scientist Albert Einstein are set to go up for auction this week, detailing his escape from the Nazis and his work helping Jews escape Hitler’s regime. Being...

Unless you have a spare £3 billion laying around, the closest you will probably ever get to experiencing this 30-metre long vessel is from a distance. The yacht, named History Supreme, is covered in...

Get excited, royal family fans, because another big event is on the horizon. On June 20, People reported that Kensington Palace announced Prince Louis’ christening date via Twitter, which means more...

My favorite professor led the winter study abroad trip my senior year. A small group, maybe 12 students altogether, including my best friend Katie, left for Cairo on New Year’s Day. During the second...

The birthplace of modern skateboarding, where Jim Morrison slept on a rooftop and Arnie pumped iron: Photographer’s stunning images capture how historic Venice Beach is changing in the 21st century Venice...

The ‘mother of all lizards’: Fossil of a strange chameleon-sized creature that roamed the Earth 240 million years ago rewrites the reptile family tree All lizards and snakes descend from this...

Over the long Memorial Day weekend, rappers Drake and Pusha T gave the world something more entertaining than barbecuing and relaxing for three days straight — diss tracks, of course! There’s...

Is this why we haven’t found ET yet? Alien killer robots may have destroyed every extraterrestrial civilisation in the universe, scientist claims New theory attempts to explain why humans have not...

The President said the move corrected a historical "wrong" and honoured legendary fighter Jack Johnson – who held the world title from 1908 to 1915. Johnson was arrested in 1912 for trying...