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'I took an internship at a monastery' - BBC News

View Article HereIn this fast-paced world rife with distractions there's an opportunity for religious young people to "establish a lasting spiritual foundation" for their lives. An eight-week monastic internship is available to 18 to 25-year-olds at Quarr Abbey a Catholic Benedictine Monastery on the Isle of Wight. Josh Caminiti a 23-year-old from Canada who is about t

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Meet the YouTube astrophysicist - BBC News

View Article HereAmong the millions of channels on YouTube is "Dr Becky" an astrophysicist who is trying to encourage others into STEM careers (science technology engineering and mathematics). As a research fellow at the University of Oxford Dr Becky Smethurst specialises in black holes but outside the day job she posts videos on all sorts of space-themed questions. He

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Kangaroos enjoy rare snow in Australia - BBC News

View Article HereParts of Australia have experienced freezing conditions that have been debilitating for Australia's human residents. However these kangaroos in New South Wales seem to be enjoying the rare snowfall. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog

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'I get so much recognition from YouTube' - BBC News

View Article HereAcross the world brands are paying social media influencers billions to promote their products be it in the world of fashion interior design or fitness. But in India there’s a new crop of farmers who are using social media to share knowledge on innovative farming practices and techniques. The BBC went to meet one of them Darshan Singh who now has tw

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When Leonardo DiCaprio got fired and Brad Pitt almost did - BBC News

View Article HereThe latest film from Quentin Tarantino Once Upon A Time In Hollywood has two of the world's biggest male stars in lead roles - Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt. The film follows the close relationship between a struggling actor in 1960s Los Angeles and his stunt double. Ahead of its UK release this week the pair sat down with BBC Breakfast's Charlie Sta

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Up close with a county line - BBC News

View Article HereThe National Crime Agency says they are seeing increases in the "scale and scope of the threat" from county lines. County lines is where urban drug gangs expand their markets for crack cocaine and heroin into smaller towns. They often exploit teenagers as drug runners and vulnerable addicts to provide flats to deal from - a process called cuckooing. Crim

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Is the bystander effect a myth? - BBC News

View Article HereA study published in the American Psychologist suggests there are more Good Samaritans out there than we might think. After studying hundreds of incidents captured on CCTV around the world the researchers conclude the so-called bystander effect - that people will not usually help a stranger in distress - may not tell the whole story. Video by Tobias Chapp

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Could adopting a sustainable lifestyle be a solution for climate change? - BBC News

View Article HereJanne Utriainen his wife and four daughters are tackling climate change in their own way: they’ve moved to a remote location in northern Lapland where they live off the land: they fish hunt pick berries keep sheep and chickens and grow some vegetables. Janne believes that climate change is caused by overconsumption - so in order to save the planet he b

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Treasures of a dinosaur hunt - BBC News

View Article HereAn international team of scientists has begun excavating a treasure trove of new dinosaur fossils in Wyoming in the United States. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog

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PM Modi vows to 'restore' Kashmir's 'past glory' - BBC News

View Article HerePrime Minister Narendra Modi said his decision to strip Indian-administered Kashmir of its special status would restore the region to its "past glory". He said Kashmir will play an "important role" in India's development during his Independence Day speech on Thursday. He said Article 370 the constitutional provision that granted it special status had only

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Grace 1: Onboard the seized supertanker - BBC News

View Article HereThe BBC has obtained pictures from inside the Grace 1 which was seized in July. The ship was raided by Royal Marines off the coast of the British overseas territory triggering a standoff with Tehran. Judges in Gibraltar are expected to decide within days whether to extend the detention of the supertanker. and on Tuesday Iran suggested a resolution may c

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Why is there plastic in Arctic snow? - BBC News

View Article HereA team of German-Swiss researchers has found that microscopic particles of plastic are falling out of the sky with snow in the Arctic. Researchers collected snow samples from the Svalbard islands using a low-tech method - a dessert spoon and a flask. They found more than 10 000 of them per litre of melted snow. The BBC's environment analyst Roger Harrabin h

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Trump suggests 'personal meeting' with Chinese president - BBC News

View Article HereUS President Donald Trump has suggested a "personal meeting" with Chinese President Xi Jinping to discuss the political crisis engulfing Hong Kong. In a tweet Mr Trump said he had "ZERO doubt" that Mr Xi could "humanely solve the Hong Kong problem". He also tied the protests to a US trade deal with Beijing in the face of ongoing trade tensions. "Of cours

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Boris Johnson: Brexit opponents 'collaborating' with EU - BBC News

View Article HereBoris Johnson has accused MPs of a "terrible collaboration" with the European Union in an attempt to stop Brexit. The prime minister said the EU had become less willing to compromise on a new deal with the UK because of the opposition to leaving in Parliament. He said this increased the likelihood of the UK being "forced to leave with a no-deal" in Octobe

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ASAP Rocky found guilty of assault - BBC News

View Article HereUS rapper ASAP Rocky real name Rakim Mayers has been found guilty of assault during a Stockholm brawl and given a suspended sentence. The 30-year-old was involved in a fight in the Swedish capital at the end of June. He spent nearly a month in custody before being released ahead of the verdict. Two members of ASAP Rocky's entourage Bladimir Corniel and

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