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Students use recycled materials to build can-crushing machine

Students use recycled materials to build can-crushing machine Jan. 12 (UPI) — A group of university students in Mexico used recycled materials to create a can-crushing machine to reduce waste. The students at Panamerican University in Mexico said they used mostly recycled materials to build the small machine, which manipulates a piece of wood to crush cans one-by-one. One of... Read More

Giant-sized 'Space Invaders' marks game's 40th anniversary

Giant-sized ‘Space Invaders’ marks game’s 40th anniversary Jan. 12 (UPI) — Revelers celebrated the 40th anniversary of groundbreaking video game Space Invaders by playing a giant-sized version of the game in Japan. An even marking the game’s anniversary at the Roppongi Hills Observatory in Japan opened Thursday and lasts through Jan. 31. The celebration of the game includes several interactive... Read More

Authorities seize illegal alligator after Facebook post

Authorities seize illegal alligator after Facebook post Jan. 12 (UPI) — Authorities in New York state said they seized an illegal pet alligator after a months-long investigation that started with a Facebook post. The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation said Environmental Conservation Police Officer Kevin Thomas received an anonymous tip last summer about a Facebook post that appeared... Read More

California police detail saga of wandering pig 'Porky'

California police detail saga of wandering pig ‘Porky’ Jan. 12 (UPI) — A California police department chronicled the saga of “Porky,” a stray pot-bellied pig found wandering without any identification. The Ridgecrest Police Department posted a photo to Facebook showing the stray animal officers captured after it was spotted wandering loose in the city. “Today officers from the Ridgecrest Police... Read More

Man presents wife with $100,000 lottery win for anniversary

Man presents wife with 0,000 lottery win for anniversary Jan. 12 (UPI) — A Missouri man celebrated his anniversary by presenting his wife with a lottery game that earned the couple $100,000. Glan Nadler, of Wellington, told Missouri Lottery officials he purchased the Happy Holidays Scratchers ticket, which unfolds like an envelope and contains six separate games, shortly before his... Read More

UFOs are REAL and use ‘new energy’ that could change our future – expert

UFOs are REAL and use ‘new energy’ that could change our future – expert
UFOs are REAL and use ‘new energy’ that could change our future – expert Jan Harzan, one of the world’s top UFO investigators, said his organisation had proved over the past 50 years that flying saucers really exist. Mr Harzan is executive director of the Mutual UFO Network (MUFON), the world’s biggest organisation dedicated to UFO and alien research. The... Read More