1 August 2014 Last updated at 17:09

Canada sets oyster-shucking recordOysters

Canadian teams breaks an oyster-shucking record set by a French team 12 years ago.

Poster of Joseph Stalin's faceUkraine leaks Stalin's 'KGB secrets'

The chief archivist in Kiev says the files now have only "historical value".

Ex-prisoner says goodbye to favourite cowPrisoners sorry to see jail farm close

Ex-inmates say the Norwegian jail farm helped them get over addiction and start a new life.

Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier competing at the World Heavyweight Championship in 1971Muhammad Ali gloves fetch $400,000

The gloves worn by boxer Muhammad Ali during the "Fight of the Century" against Joe Frazier have been sold for nearly $400,000.

Tim KrulGoalkeepers' penalty 'flaw' revealed

Goalkeepers in penalty shoot-outs make a predictable error that could influence the outcome of the game according to new research.

Sevanavank monastic complex in ArmeniaEvery Armenian 'to write a Wiki entry'

High profile artists and politicians all seem to be in on the national campaign.

Visualisation of intact intestine tissueTechnique turns bodies 'see-through'

A newly discovered way to make entire bodies transparent could pave the way for a new generation of treatments, scientists say.

Cut-out of a skeleton faceDonetsk artists poke fun at separatists

Cut-out figures of skeletons and separatists remind Ukrainians that insurgents are not here to stay.

Deep-sea octopusBroody octopus keeps four-year vigil

A deep-sea octopus is observed nursing her eggs for more than four years - the longest brooding time seen in any animal.


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