Wednesday, 21 October 2009
As everyone knows, heroes never get old. But that does not mean that they don't want to have all their friends and family wish them a happy birthday!
And when the heroes are Asterix and Obelix (born the same day as we learn in the Asterix and the Class Act album), everybody and their brother wants to be invited to the banquet.
As part of the celebrations for Asterix's fiftieth birthday (born on 29 October 1959 in the pages of the first issue of the weekly magazine Pilote), Albert Uderzo has come up with an exceptional gift in tribute to his heroes and their millions of readers from around the world!
Friday, 16 October 2009
Funny English mistakes from around the World
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Thursday, 15 October 2009
At a time when the global economic crisis dominates the news, the world needs to be reminded that not everyone works in offices and factories.
With an estimated increase of 105 million hungry people in 2009, there are now 1.02 billion malnourished people in the world, meaning that almost one sixth of all humanity is suffering from hunger.
On the occasion of World Food Week and World Food Day 2009, let us reflect on those numbers and the human suffering behind them.
Friday, 9 October 2009
Monday, 5 October 2009
She lived at the dawn of a new era, when chimps and people began walking (or climbing) along their own evolutionary trails. This is Ardi - the oldest member of the human family tree we've found so far.
Her discovery, reported in detail for the first time today, sheds light on a crucial period when we were just leaving the trees. Some scientists said she could provide evidence that our ancestors first started walking upright in the pursuit of sex.
Watch this video and learn more about this fantastic discovery!