Magazine Quick Reads
The odd objects looted from Washington DC in 1814
It has been 200 years since the Burning of Washington and some items looted by British troops have never made it home.
Russia's rebel rockers
Masked men claiming to be pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine have shot to fame on YouTube
Canada, Russia in Twitter map fight
Canada's Nato delegation has tongue-in-cheek help for "accidentally lost" Russian soldiers in Ukraine. Russia is not amused.
Virtual girlfriends on China's Taobao
China's leading online shopping website offers virtual relationships for just $2 a day.
'Cricket compost' tackles food problem
Canadian student comes up with a way to grow his own food while composting his rubbish - using crickets.
Caption Challenge: Mr Full Moon
It's the Caption Challenge. Oh yes it is.