Tuesday, June 15, 2021

The magical Dujiangyan Zhongshuge bookstore in China

Por Juan
China has one of the most spectacular libraries that we can find on our planet. The Dujiangyan Zhongshuge, located in Chengdu, has been designed by the firm X + Living, and stands out for the ceiling mirrors and the gleaming floors that reflect the bookshelves and create an effect that seems magical.

This is the spectacular house in which Reguilón spends his holidays in Ibiza

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Sergio Reguilón is in Ibiza enjoying a spectacular home and football with friends where he also left this quality detail.

Timelapse of a thundersorm over Mississippi

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Fascinating slow-motion images of a thunderstorm over the Mississippi sky in the United States. The speed at which the video has been recorded allows us to perfectly appreciate the zigzagging shape of the rays that spread through the sky of the region.

NATO warns China for its desire to dominate the world

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NATO has wanted to send a message to China. The secretary general of the organization explained, at a press conference, that China's growing influence from the Baltic to Africa means that NATO must be prepared to defend Western security and democratic values.

Paris demonstrates against the curfew for second night in a row

Por Juan
Hundreds of Parisians have demonstrated against the curfew that forces citizens to return home at 11pm. The police arrested several people who were celebrating a party on the Esplanade des Invalides in defiance of the regulations.

Fireworks mark the start of Euro 2020

Por Juan
This past Friday, June 11, the 2020-2021 Eurocup kicked off with a fireworks and colored smoke show at the Olympic Stadium in Rome. The competition will last one month and the matches will be played in 12 different countries.

Ohio anti vaccine nurse tries to prove she is magnetic

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An Ohio nurse has spoken against the covid vaccines saying that they carry heavy metals and turn the human body into a great magnet. To prove her words, the woman has tried to stick a key and a hairpin to her body during the State Legislative Committee, but she has failed miserably.

Marvel's new hotel at Disneyland Paris

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Disneyland Paris opens a hotel set in the Marvel universe, Disney's Hotel New York - The Art of Marvel. The complex, which will open its doors on June 21, features one of the largest house superhero art collections in the world. The hotel - exhibition has more than 350 works by 110 artists. Fans will be able to purchase some of the reproductions in the hotel store.

Monday, June 14, 2021

Queen Elizabeth's joke in the G7 meeting photo

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The Queen of England has gotten a laugh from the main world leaders as they took a photo in the framework of the G7 meetings held in Cornwall. "Aren't you supposed to pose like you're having fun?" asked the monarch. PM Boris Johnson answered the joke "We have been having fun, despite appearances."

A partial solar eclipse graces the New York sky at sunrise

Por Juan
This Thursday, fans were able to observe a solar eclipse, which had better visibility from North America.

In some parts of Canada (especially northern Ontario), Greenland, and northeastern Russia, witnesses have been able to appreciate a so-called 'ring of fire', or annular solar eclipse. In other places on the planet, the phenomenon was seen as a partial solar eclipse.

A deer chases a glider that is trying to land

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A sky diver in Sweden is landing when a deer starts to chase him, the man screams and makes loud sounds to scare away the deer that ends up fleeing.

Vinicius triumphs on the beaches of Rio de Janeiro playing futvolley

Por Juan
The Real Madrid football player is in Rio de Janeiro. He enjoyed and demostrated quality playing futvolley on the Brazilian beaches.

A woman was late for a doctor's appointment and broke everything in her path

Por Juan
The attack occurred on Tuesday morning and according to police sources, the woman was enraged when they told her that she had to wait for another patient to be treated, because she had lost her shift, arriving 40 minutes late.

Masters of the Universe: Revelation Official Teaser

Por Juan
From Executive Producer Kevin Smith, comes an epic story that picks up where the 80’s series left off and brings the power of Grayskull back to the world.
Part 1 of Masters of the Universe: Revelation premieres July 23, only on Netflix.

Starfield official teaser trailer

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Starfield is the first new universe in 25 years from Bethesda Game Studios, the award-winning creators of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim and Fallout 4. In this next generation role-playing game set amongst the stars, create any character you want and explore with unparalleled freedom as you embark on an epic journey to answer humanity’s greatest mystery.

A puppy gets stuck in a cat door

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We know that cats and dogs, by nature, do not usually get along very well, although some manage to live together without problems. But this puppy, a pug breed, must have thought that if the cat walks through his door, he can too... but no. The little dog gets stuck in the cat flap and its owner has to come to the rescue.

A man disarms two policemen and hits them with one of his batons

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A man has gone viral for disarming and beating a couple of policemen who tried to fine him. He was able to take the baton from one of them and beat them until they managed to take refuge in their patrol car.

Russian sappers train to make way for infantry units through fortifications

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More than 500 people and about 100 vehicles together with special military engineering teams from units stationed in different regions of Russia participated in the competition for assault groups and elimination of obstacles in the polygon of the Proshliakov Military Engineering School of Tyumen, in Siberia Occidental, according to the Ministry of Defense.

Sunday, June 13, 2021

Hunt: Showdown - Dark Sight Trailer

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The Dark Sight trailer shows just what this map will have to offer. Unlike Hunt: Showdowns murky bayou, this new map will be a lot drier. It’ll still be in the American South, judging by the plantation-style mansion, and it will feature a train station, a saloon, a graveyard, and a dusty old town.

North Carolina high school principal sings 'I will always love you' at graduation

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The principal of High Point High School in North Carolina surprised his seniors on graduation day by singing "I will always love you" by Whitney Houston. Marcus Gause, who is much loved by the students, wanted to express to them in this way that the appreciation is reciprocal.

Saturday, June 12, 2021

Demolition of four cooling towers in Staffordshire

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The four colossal concrete towers of the Staffordshire power station, England, have been demolished in a controlled explosion this past Sunday, June 6. Each of the towers was 117 meters tall, like a nearly 40-story skyscraper.

132 people die in the worst attack in Burkina Faso in recent years

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More than 130 people have lost their lives in the worst attack in years in the town of Solhan, northern Burkina Faso. "On the night from Friday to Saturday, armed individuals carried out a murderous raid in Solhan, in the province of Yagha. The balance, still provisional, is 100 people killed, men and women of various ages," told one AFP source of security services.

Free Guy, starring Ryan Reynolds, will premiere in August

Por Juan
Free Guy is a Shawn Levy movie where the protagonist (Ryan Reynolds) is a bank teller who discovers that he is a video game character in a world called Free City and will soon be disconnected. The film was to be released on July 3, 2020 but due to the pandemic it was delayed until next August.

Hot air balloon crashes into power lines along Kazakhstan highway

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On May 6, a man from Kazakhstan recorded the moment in which a hot air balloon hit the electrical wiring along a highway in the country. The giant balloon slowly descended from the sky and when it touched the wires, sparks flew. Fortunately no one was injured, as the basket was empty.

A hippo swims like a dolphin to chase a speedboat

Por Juan
Surprisingly, hippos are very dangerous animals and each year they take the lives of more people than sharks, wolves or lions. It is almost inconceivable how, with their enormous size, they can swim so fast and leap out of the water like dolphins.