In the 18th Century the Royal Navy began sheathing ships in copper - dramatically improving speed - and the dreadnought revolutionised naval warfare in the run up to World War One.The new concepts were dreamed up by scientists from BAE Systems, Rolls Royce, Lockheed Martin and the Ministry of Defence, who were asked to envisage submarine warfare in 50 years' time.The challenge was to design craft that are cheap to run and deadly in battle.Cdr Pipkin added: "If only
The world was floored beyond belief when multi-award winning film producer and studio executive, Harvey Weinstein, who Meryl Streep described as “God”, was accused of sexually harassing young actresses in a New York Times article. It was a very alarming article,in which high-profile actress Ashley Judd revealed that she was one of the movie mogul’s victims back in the 90s. In 2012, Meryl Streep’s description of Weinstein being as powerful as “God” within the movie industry didn’t seem far off at
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Students in Mexico hold up copies of her book when she visited this year She says she wants education to be recognised as a global priority - and for more urgency in addressing the lack of access to school for 130 million girls, often in the world's poorest countries or in conflict zones."I know there are other issues that are taken more seriously - such as poverty, terrorism, or climate change, but education
There are now more opportunities than ever to relive your favorite decade. Lisa Frank, the brand that's synonymous with '90s nostalgia, is making a return in a big way. It appears every few weeks millennials are treated to a dose of neon with new items from the fan favorite. Now that Lisa Frank bed sheets are available at Walmart, you can add an '90s vibe to your home decor and honor the good old days. Naturally, the comforter set makes a
God & Man LIBRA Occasionally you have to fake it until you make it. I know that this is a cliche you’ve heard many times before, but have you ever actually tried it? Cliches don’t become ‘cliche’ unless a lot of people believe in what they’re implying. Feel free to test this, even if it’s just for a day or two. Pretend that you’re in the right career, pretend that you haven’t been sad at all for the last
ShareTweet After announcing last week that he and his wife of eight years, Anna Faris, were separating, Chris Pratt was the recipient of some serious judgment. The actor has long been open and outspoken about his Christian faith, but in the wake of the couple’s announcement, many people (Christians included) took it upon themselves to question his faith, rather than lift a brother up. As Christians, it’s easy for the world to point their fingers and call us hypocrites.