Christmas Island is a national park in the Indian Ocean, and a member of the Common Wealth. The population is minimal, with under three thousand residents, creating an undisturbed habitat for observation.
Grappling with the Bomb: Britain?s Pacific H-bomb tests
As one of the... Suitupe Benan Kiritome arrived on Christmas Island from the capital Tarawa in early 1957. She was accompanying her husband, Kiritome Itaia, who was posted to work as head teacher for ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 14 Dec 2017 01:25:00 GMT
50+ ABSOLUTE BEST CHRISTMAS TOWNS IN USA
Christmas is a wonderful time of year, filled with memory-making, family and friends, good food, cozy nights, fun activities, and, of course, the big man in red. In the United States, there is at ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 05 Aug 2022 13:57:43 GMT
20+ Easy DIY Christmas Gifts
One of the best ways to save money on gift giving while still pleasing your recipients is by putting some time and effort into the gift itself. Why not try making your own DIY Christmas gifts? Even if ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 10 Aug 2022 13:13:46 GMT
Can songs save an endangered language?
The survivors swam ashore to the island of St ... drums during the Christmas and New Year holidays, the Garinagu wear white face masks and colonial garb to mock the English slave masters.
Publ.Date : Tue, 26 Jul 2022 04:04:00 GMT
Séamus?s Way: in memory of Séamus MacAogáin
His son Simon wanted to teach English overseas and Séamus suggested ... the compact typewriter he bought his daughter Sarah one Christmas. Séamus was my friend and my father?s friend and ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 20 Jul 2022 22:32:00 GMT
A Handgun for Christmas
She also posted a photo of the family?s Christmas tree ... a meeting with his English teacher over a disturbing school paper. None of these things was sufficiently alarming on its own to ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 19 Jul 2022 01:00:00 GMT
From ?Wolfenstein? to ?Unpacking,? examining Jewish characters in video games
Many video games do not touch on the topic at all, and the few that do make use of fictional religions or have characters celebrating holidays that are Christmas in all but name. As such, Their ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 03 Aug 2022 09:07:00 GMT
PW Picks: Books of the Week
The books we love coming out this week include new titles by Hayley Scrivenor, Joanne Cannon, and Steven W. Thrasher.
Publ.Date : Fri, 14 Jul 2017 10:18:00 GMT
35 times celebrities became real-life heroes and saved people\'s lives
Dev Patel witnessed a knife fight between two people in Australia on Monday night and tried to de-escalate the situation, according to reports.
Publ.Date : Tue, 02 Aug 2022 12:27:00 GMT
The war in Ukraine is a family affair for Fairmont man
his "second family" would be fleeing from the country he had spent Christmas visiting in every year. Patrick, a retired teacher of over 40 years, met a Ukrainian man online who was interested in ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 12 Jul 2022 09:49:00 GMT
Former NY Daily News reporter pens memoir detailing addiction, incarceration and redemption as a criminal justice writer
My dirty clothes and late English ... times to teach the writing class with Glynis?but every time was like walking back into a bad dream, haunting and surreal. That time it was Christmas Eve ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 24 Jul 2022 09:22:00 GMT
Elena Johnson: Guernsey badminton player set for sixth Commonwealth Games
"I was a 16-year-old in Manchester and a student at the school I now teach at," said the ... "Hopefully I'll hang on for another Island Games, but just before Christmas I had a bit of an ankle ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 25 Jul 2022 23:52:00 GMT