The World’s Highest-Paid Female Athletes

Ana Ivanovic (Serbia, tennis)

Maria Sharapova struggled in recent years with injuries and inconsistent play on the tennis court and has not won a grand slam title since 2008 with her worldwide ranking plummeted to a low of No. 126 in 2009. But this year Sharapova has rebounded with a vengeance, winning 80% of her matches. She is now ranked No. 5 in the ...

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Are You Telling Me To Exercise?

A pygmy goby

Everyone says exercise like walking, jogging, swimming or cycling is good for your health. The tiny reef fish known as pygmy goby swims all day and yet its lifespan is only about 59 days, making it the vertebrate animal with the shortest lifespan of any vertebrate animal. A rabbit runs and hops and only lives 9-12 years. A tortoise doesn’t ...

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China’s 3D Artist Qi Xinghua

Chinese street artist Qi Xinghua's huge 3D painting 'Lions Gate Gorge'

Chinese 3D artist Qi Xinghua’s huge 3D painting, which is called ‘Lions Gate Gorge’, has set a new Guinness World Record as the world’s largest 3D painting. His breathtaking artwork, created in a square in front of a shopping mall in Guangzhou Baiyan Wanda Plaza in Guangzhou, China, measures a staggering 23m wide and 32m long on the ground, while ...

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The 10 Most Beautiful Actresses In Movie History

Audrey Hepburn  in Breakfast at Tiffany's

Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi has been named one of the 10 most beautiful actresses in movie history globally, ranking sixth for her role in Wong Kar-wai’s movie 2046, and the only Asian listed on the chart. The most beautiful actresses according to the list are: 1. Hollywood legend Audrey Hepburn (Breakfast at Tiffany’s) 2. Olivia Newton-John (Grease) 3. Megan Fox ...

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Rachel Beckwith – What An Inspiration!

Rachel Beckwith

Nine-year-old Rachel Beckwith did not want presents for her June 12 birthday. All she wanted were donations to     the non-profit Charity Water. Her wish was to raise $300 for the charity that funds projects in 19 countries in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. On a website set up by Rachel and her mother before her birthday, she explained the inspiration ...

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YouTube Superstar Jayesslee

Jayesslee

You can go ahead and say that I am a katak di bawah tempurung (frog living under a coconut shell) but I am not afraid to admit that I only got to know about this group on YouTube when my son posted their video links on Facebook and I instantly fell in love with their heavenly and harmonious voices. Jayesslee ...

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27 Club Just Admitted Its Latest Member – Amy Winehouse

Amy Winehouse

For the Chinese, “4” is considered a taboo number as the number sounds like “death” in Chinese. And for the superstitious, “13″ is considered the unluckiest number. But for acclaimed musicians, that number is 27. Welcome to the 27 Club, also occasionally known as the Forever 27 Club or Club 27, is a morbid moniker for the group of talented ...

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Hey Ya!

Hey Ya

A video clip of two twin brothers dancing to Outkast’s ‘Hey Ya’ on a Wii video game has started to go viral. Yes, it is sure a great way to unwind just watching these adorable kids work their magic:

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Forever Marilyn

The mask on the worker to protect him from Marilyn's fart?

Marilyn Monroe was always larger than life. Now she has been immortalized in a 26ft high statue – in her classic skirt-billowing pose from 1955 movie The Seven Year Itch. The long-awaited 26-foot stainless steel and aluminum sculpture by Seward Johnson was unveiled Saturday on the Magnificent Mile in Chicago and will remain on display through the spring of 2012. ...

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