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âEUR<âEUR~To Dig or Not to Dig?âEUR(TM) Defy ShakespeareâEUR(TM)s Curse and Exhume His Bones, Says Scientist
Offbeat  (tags: History, UK )

- 40 minutes ago -
An academic is calling for ShakespeareâEUR(TM)s remains to be dug up for scientific testing so more can be learned about the legendary English playwright, poet and actorâEUR(TM)s life.
Alps Crash: Lubitz 'Had Treatment for Suicidal Tendencies'
Offbeat  (tags: co-pilot, Mental health, suicidal tendencies )

- 53 minutes ago -
The co-pilot of the crashed Germanwings plane, Andreas Lubitz, had received treatment for suicidal tendencies before getting his pilot licence, investigators say, but not recently.
Election 2015: General Election FAQs
Offbeat  (tags: Election 2015, Q and A, UK )

- 2 hours ago -
The general election is taking place on Thursday 7 May. Some key questions about how an election works are answered below.
Photo Highlights of the Day - Monday 30 March 2015
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, news, off-beat, world, photos, animals )

- 3 hours ago -
A selection of the best photographs from around the world.
Mud Bogging Trucks at the Triple Canopy Ranch 2015
Offbeat  (tags: triple canopy ranch, mud bogging, 4wd mud trucks, mudding trucks, big mudding trucks )

- 4 hours ago -
mud bogging takes on a whole new meaning at this mud bog
IndiaâEUR(TM)s Other Daughters âEUR" The Village That Plants 111 Trees When a Girl Is Born
Offbeat  (tags: India, Rajasthan, Piplantri village, unusual, goodnews, women, eco-feminism, Shyam Sundar Paliwal )

- 4 hours ago -
Piplantri has created a tradition that benefits both the local people and the planet. This endearing village makes a conscious effort to save girl children and the green cover at the same time, by planting 111 trees every time a girl is born
Scientist: Nurses Aren't Washing Their Uniforms Correctly
Offbeat  (tags: Uniforms, Nursing Staffs NHS, Hygiene. )

- 5 hours ago -
A microbiologist has found that nurses are not washing their uniforms correctly because guidelines are "sometimes quite vague".
Is This the World's First Sheepdog Drone?
Offbeat  (tags: farming, drones, sheep, sheepdogs, animals, bizarre, environment, interesting, off-beat, society, technology, unusual )

- 6 hours ago -
2015 may be remembered as the year of the drones, as they continue to infiltrate and revolutionize every daily task. Farming is not exempt from this.
The Sight of Corgis Is a Sure Anti-Depressant
Offbeat  (tags: Corgis, herding dogs, animals, culture, dogs, funny, off-beat, pets, photos, pictures )

- 6 hours ago -
These little rascals were originally used as herding dogs, before their rise in popularity made them a favored pet.
Inside Europe's Biggest Sex Offenders' Prison
Offbeat  (tags: Sex Offenders, Prison, Europe )

- 8 hours ago -
Europe's biggest prison for sex offenders is in Nottinghamshire. How does it try to rehabilitate the inmates, asks Rex Bloomstein.
Australia Orders New Cockpit Rules
Offbeat  (tags: Germanwings Air Crash, New Cockpit Rules, Australia )

- 9 hours ago -
Australia has ordered that two people remain in the cockpit at all times during commercial flights, after last week's Germanwings crash.
U.S. Spring Ski Guide: Last Runs of 2015
Offbeat  (tags: photos, pictures, interesting, news, sports, skiing, travel )

- 1 day ago -
Last chance for skiing this year in the US
Alps Crash: The French Town Forced to Cope With Disaster
Offbeat  (tags: Seyne-les-Alpes, Germanwings Air Crash, Europe )

- 1 day ago -
Part of the world's focus has been on the French town of Seyne-les-Alpes since the Germanwings plane crash that happened just an hour away from them.

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