The smallest Arianespace rocket, Vega, has finally been launched into orbit. On 22 August, the wind satellite of the European Space Agency - Aeolus - was launched at the scheduled time from Europe’s Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana.
You don't have to go far these days to visit one of the coolest neighbourhoods in Europe. British newspaper The Independent has chosen Eilandje ('Little Island') in Antwerp, a district in the northern part of the City on the Scheldt, as one of the coolest neighbourhoods in Europe.
This monumental 14 x 114 metre canvas by Belgian painter Emile Wauters seems to have disappeared from the archives of the Royal Museums of Art and History in Brussels (RMAH). No ransom has been demanded, so anyone with any information would be welcomed.
The influential American weekly magazine TIME Magazine has recently published its first list of 100 places in the world not to be missed. Although there is much variety, they do have one thing in common: they are all remarkable locations providing a unique and memorable experience.