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Real life vampire Count Dracula was 'actually a priest from Devon' Real life vampire Count Dracula was 'actually a priest from Devon'Date: 05/02/2016

Writer Andy Struthers insists the infamous blood-sucking character hailed from the seaside resort in the UK...

Tourist grabs giant 'rat-eating' coconut crab for incredible photo while visiting Christmas Island Tourist grabs giant 'rat-eating' coconut crab for incredible photo while visiting Christmas IslandDate: 05/02/2016

The beasts, also known as robber crabs, can grow up to one metre long and feast on the dead bodies of their own kind...

World Cancer Day: Together we can beat Cancer World Cancer Day: Together we can beat CancerDate: 04/02/2016

To mark World Cancer Day (Thursday, 4 February), the Movember Foundation is encouraging collaboration in cancer research...

Space geeks better get ready for something totally out of this world! Space geeks better get ready for something totally out of this world!Date: 04/02/2016

Space geeks and rocket-ship lovers are in for something out of this world. The internationally acclaimed exhibition Gateway...

World's biggest wind farm given go-ahead off Britain World's biggest wind farm given go-ahead off BritainDate: 04/02/2016

A wind farm that would be the largest in the world and power more than a million homes has been given the go-ahead in Britain...

11 Wacky Valentine's traditions around the world 11 Wacky Valentine's traditions around the worldDate: 03/02/2016

Roses are red, violets are blue... and there are many ways to celebrate Valentine's Day with your boo. Love or hate it...

18-year-old creates first sign language messaging app 18-year-old creates first sign language messaging appDate: 03/02/2016

Mateusz Mach is set to transform online communication for the hearing impaired by creating the world's first sign language...

SA online stars shine in this year's Kids Choice Awards nominations SA online stars shine in this year's Kids Choice Awards nominationsDate: 03/02/2016

Multiple new categories have been added to this year’s show, including "Best Blogger" (Africa), "Favourite Collaboration...

Can the Jaguares win Super Rugby? Can the Jaguares win Super Rugby?Date: 03/02/2016

Argentina's Jaguares are set to be a major force in Super Rugby 2016. That is the view of Stormers coach Robbie Fleck...

A year and counting: Mars isolation experiment begins A year and counting: Mars isolation experiment beginsDate: 03/02/2016

Six people shut themselves inside a dome for a year in Hawaii on Friday, in the longest US isolation experiment aimed at helping..

Aggressive mating swans have locals afraid to leave their ho Aggressive mating swans have locals afraid to leave their hoDate: 01/02/2016

The birds have attacked cyclists, motorists, OAPs, children and even the postman with locals now using water pistols...

British 'Shark whisperer' puts wild sea predators in a ... British 'Shark whisperer' puts wild sea predators in a ...Date: 01/02/2016

Holding a 16ft-long tiger shark in his hands, a brave British diver can be seen placing the wild predator into a dream-like...

Newcomer James Bay is ready to rock at the Grammy Awards Newcomer James Bay is ready to rock at the Grammy AwardsDate: 29/01/2016

For rock singer James Bay, receiving not one or two — but three — Grammy nominations for his debut album is "insane...

Woman, aged 100, gets the fright of her life after waking up in bed with this weird animal Woman, aged 100, gets the fright of her life after waking up in bed with this weird animalDate: 28/01/2016

The pensioner was shocked to discover the bizarre-looking creature nestled on her chest when she opened her eyes...

Alien abduction? Beams of light spark UFO rumours - but there's a perfectly reasonable explanation Alien abduction? Beams of light spark UFO rumours - but there's a perfectly reasonable explanationDate: 28/01/2016

A stunning image shared online has been compared to everything from a scene out of The X-Files or Tron to a collection...

10 Most striking images of the #KenyaLive project 10 Most striking images of the #KenyaLive projectDate: 28/01/2016

HerdTracker together with Make It Kenya recently embarked on a 12-day expedition to Kenya’s Masai Mara Conservancies and...

The Rock makes an electrifying return to WWE Raw The Rock makes an electrifying return to WWE RawDate: 28/01/2016

The Rock made an electrifying return to WWE on Monday night. The wrestler-turned-Hollywood actor - whose real name is Dwayne...

Computer beats human champ in challenge Computer beats human champ in challengeDate: 28/01/2016

In a milestone for artificial intelligence, a computer has beaten a human champion at a strategy game that requires "intuition"...

Hotel owner left stunned after making fascinating discovery inside 120-year-old chimney Hotel owner left stunned after making fascinating discovery inside 120-year-old chimneyDate: 27/01/2016

A flabbergasted hotelier has told of his amazement at finding 120-year-old manuscripts shoved up a chimney in his guest house...

Road hogs and other animals that have literally stopped the traffic Road hogs and other animals that have literally stopped the trafficDate: 27/01/2016

After images of a sloth clinging to a motorway central reservation in Ecuador went viral, we look at other creatures...

R1,000,000.00 prize money for eSports R1,000,000.00 prize money for eSportsDate: 27/01/2016

TELKOM has pushed in a huge cash injection of one million Rands (R1,000,000.00) into the Digital Gaming League for the game...

Nicki Minaj is coming to SA for real this time Nicki Minaj is coming to SA for real this timeDate: 27/01/2016

5FM and MetroFM announced on Wednesday morning that they will be bringing Nicki Minaj to South Africa in March...

HUGE SHARK SPOTTED OFF AUSTRALIAN COAST: COULD BE WORLD’S BIGGEST! HUGE SHARK SPOTTED OFF AUSTRALIAN COAST: COULD BE WORLD’S BIGGEST!Date: 26/01/2016

Australian Beachgoers were evacuated from a beach on the coast of Adelaide after a great white shark thought to be up to 7m...

Extreme milkshakes are the next big thing Extreme milkshakes are the next big thingDate: 26/01/2016

Our hearts almost stopped when we were alerted to a Buzzfeed article featuring the humble milkshake like you've never seen it...

Miss Universe wants to be a Bond girl! Miss Universe wants to be a Bond girl!Date: 26/01/2016

The reigning Miss Universe has her eyes set on her next big dream: being a Bond girl. Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach returned home...

Meet Hobo the Goat who think he's a dog and prefers other pooches to his own species Meet Hobo the Goat who think he's a dog and prefers other pooches to his own speciesDate: 25/01/2016

Meet Hobo the Goat who think he's a dog and prefers other pooches to his own species...

Heart-melting moment 'smiling' sloth stops traffic by desperately clinging to motorway crash barrier Heart-melting moment 'smiling' sloth stops traffic by desperately clinging to motorway crash barrierDate: 25/01/2016

Despite ending up on the motorway, the sloth was unharmed after being rescued by officials...

Wanted: Lego model builder for possibly the most desirable job on the planet Wanted: Lego model builder for possibly the most desirable job on the planetDate: 25/01/2016

Merlin Entertainment, the owners of Legoland theme parks, have advertised for the enviable task of making a variety of structure..

Tesco shopper shocked after finding THIS in a bargain basement bag of spuds Tesco shopper shocked after finding THIS in a bargain basement bag of spudsDate: 22/01/2016

Katharine Knights bought the bag of King Edwards potatoes and found an unusual surprise inside...

What makes a good online dating profile? Expert shares 20 pitfalls and 5 tips to help you up your game What makes a good online dating profile? Expert shares 20 pitfalls and 5 tips to help you up your gameDate: 22/01/2016

Acclaimed photographer and dating profile expert Saskia Nelson shares her wisdom on selfies, clichés and how flash photography...



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