Statue of British colonial explorer Francis Light is vandalised in Malaysia

A statue of British colonial explorer Francis Light has been vandalised with red paint in a city he founded in Malaysia.  The monument in George Town, the capital of the former British possession of Penang, is the latest symbol of imperialism to come under attack amid global anti-racism protests triggered by the death of George … Read more Statue of British colonial explorer Francis Light is vandalised in Malaysia

Landmarks across the UK light up blue in tribute to coronavirus victims

Silence fell across the nation tonight as Britons remembered those who died during the coronavirus pandemic while monuments across the country were lit up in NHS blue. Prime Minister Boris Johnson was among those due to take part in country-wide event, with a candle planned to be lit at his official residence at 9pm, ahead … Read more Landmarks across the UK light up blue in tribute to coronavirus victims

Robot uses UV light to kill coronavirus by rupturing its DNA

A robot that eradicates coronavirus and other organisms by firing short-wave UV light at surfaces, disrupting their DNA, has been developed in Bahrain. The light is so powerful that experts think it can kill up to 90 per cent of all organisms exposed to it within 30 minutes, in a process known as ‘ultraviolet germicidal … Read more Robot uses UV light to kill coronavirus by rupturing its DNA

Kylie Jenner flaunts her curves in a pink corset bustier as she continues to show her light hair

Kylie Jenner flaunts her curves in a pink corset bustier as she continues to showcase her lighter hair By Kellie Chudzinski For Dailymail.com Published: 02:38 BST, 1 July 2020 | Updated: 02:40 BST, 1 July 2020 She has never been shy about showcasing her curves.  And Kylie Jenner took to Instagram again on Tuesday as … Read more Kylie Jenner flaunts her curves in a pink corset bustier as she continues to show her light hair

Giant star 75 million light years from Earth has mysteriously ‘vanished’

A massive star 75 million light years away ‘vanished’ and astronomers think it may be the first time they’ve seen one collapse into a black hole without going supernova first. The blue variable star is in the Kinman Dwarf galaxy and its absence was spotted by astronomers using the European Southern Observatory Very Large Telescope … Read more Giant star 75 million light years from Earth has mysteriously ‘vanished’