The man who, yesterday became the first Kenyan to compete in 100m semi-finals at the Olympics, was a rugby player. Ferdinand Omanyala was born in Bungoma in 1996. His rugby talent was discovered and nurtured at Kamusinga High School.. He is the third born in a family of five boys and is a Bachelor of […]
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Clearly, one can wonder if Elaine Thompson-Herah not only broke Flo-Jo’s Olympic record this Saturday but also equalled her “real” world record This content was originally published here.
Just a few days before Jeff Bezos launched into space, chef José Andrés got an invite to come and watch the Texas blast-off, along with Nate Mook, the CEO of his hunger and disaster relief organization, World Central Kitchen. From a viewing tower with binoculars, they watched the world’s richest man’s 10-minute journey into the […]
Tokyo, Aug. 1 (CNA) World No. 1 female badminton player Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) of Taiwan bagged a silver medal Sunday at the Tokyo Olympics in the women’s singles competition, which was won by Chen Yufei (陳雨菲) of China. This content was originally published here.
Every year when Rebecca Donner visited her great-grandmother’s home in Chevy Chase, Md., she and her brother would stand against the kitchen wall to have their heights marked in pencil. When she turned 9, she noticed a letter M near one of the faintest lines. “Who’s that?” she asked her great-grandmother Harriette, who muttered, “Oh, […]
A particularly tall cactus plant at Macpherson has caught the eye of numerous social media users. A photo of the potted plant shared to a gardening Facebook page has garnered over 1,800 shares in two days, with its unexpected measurements amusing netizens to no end. Tall cactus Here’s the cactus in question, located at Circuit […]
Erin Davis posted a project entitled “Average Colors of the World,” a series of maps which aggregate satellite data by region. This content was originally published here.