Daily Archive: Friday, May 5, 2017

Climbing high: From New Hampshire arcade, to Guinness record

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Robby Lakeman‘s claim to fame can be traced back to a storied New Hampshire institution. “By luck my grandparents lived near Funspot, and they used to take me there when I was a kid,” said Lakeman, a 2005 graduate of Concord High School, looking back on how his skill playing the

De Beers pilots plan to store carbon dioxide in diamond-bearing rock | Reuters

By Tanisha Heiberg | KROONSTAD, South Africa KROONSTAD, South Africa Anglo American’s diamond unit De Beers is piloting a project to capture carbon in the rock from which diamonds are extracted to offset harmful emissions, the company said. As planet-warming carbon emissions rise globally, many countries have adopted or proposed a form of tax on

Adele turns 29, imagines what she’ll look like when she’s old

Happy birthday, Adele. (Photo: Cameron Spencer, Getty Images) Adele turned 29 Friday and her latest tweet shows she’s only getting cheekier with age. “Almost 30!” she cringed, before sharing a series of four photos of herself in senior citizen mode, complete with a cable-knit cardigan sweater and reading glasses on a chain around her neck. The