Idris Elba thought he got shot filming Ridley Scott movie

In an intense case of art imitating death, “American Gangster” director Ridley Scott revealed how Idris Elba thought he’d been shot on the set of the 2007 crime flick — all while using a prop gun without any blanks. The startling event in question occurred during a scene in which budding drug lord Frank Lucas … Read more

The best Peruvian restaurants in Lyon and Paris

Chef Ruben Escudero’s tiradito chifa from Manko. CLÉMENCE LOSFELD FOR “THE WORLD” Many very mixed South American addresses have emerged over the past ten years in France. Some had to close (like the Goustô, in Nice, or L’Inca, in Lille), while Peruvian restaurants and cevicherias multiplied, mainly in Paris. Here is our selection to have … Read more

“The record is the result of ten years of meetings and collaborations”

Roberto Angelini presents his new studio album The gate in the woods, which will be released on November 26th for his label Rare flowers and distributed by Believe in CD and vinyl format. 9 years after the last recording project, Roberto Angelini comes back with a special album. The author, producer and guitarist alternates moments … Read more

China boosts Earth-observation abilities with 2 Gaofen satellite launches

China continued its record-breaking year of launches by sending two satellites into orbit in recent days. The two new satellites launched on separate rockets and from different space centers, but they share a name, Gaofen (“high resolution”). While both will observe the Earth, each will have different roles and users. Most recently, orange flames lit … Read more

Polaroid Snap, old is in fashion

Right now it can be said almost without any doubt that one of the most popular things that is done in the western world is to upload digital photos to social networks. The ability of mobile phones to take pictures instantly, and also good photographs, mixed with the rise of social networks, much more focused … Read more

Why Taylor Swift’s Boyfriend Joe Alwyn Skipped Her SNL Night

Taylor Swift was surrounded by support last night during her spot as musical guest on Saturday Night Live. Among her celeb friends who supported her were Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds, Selena Gomez, and even her ex-boyfriend-turned-friend Joe Jonas and his Swiftie wife Sophie Turner. Missing in action was Swift’s boyfriend of five years Joe … Read more

Morocco, Israel sign ‘unprecedented’ security deal

The Minister Delegate in charge of the administration of Moroccan national defense, Abdellatif Loudiyi, and the Israeli Minister of Defense, Benny Gantz, in Rabat, on November 24, 2021. ARIEL HERMONI / AFP Barely a year after relations normalized, Morocco and Israel took a dramatic step towards each other on Wednesday, November 24. The two countries … Read more

Christian Bale, his most extreme transformations in the cinema

Christian Bale is a renowned British actor who has participated in multiple films, playing very different roles. Due to this ability that he has shown to adapt very well to radically opposite identities, he is known in the film industry as one of the most relevant actors of his generation for his ability to radically … Read more

How WKYT’s Sam Dick ended up on NASA’s ‘Vomit Comet’

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) – In 1997, Dr. Suzanne Weaver Smith was a professor working on her dissertation and teaching some of the brightest college students in engineering at the University of Kentucky. When her students had a chance to take a hands-on learning trip to Houston, Texas, the home of NASA, she had an idea. … Read more