Wrath of the TitansIt’s a box office battle of mythic proportions this weekend as remixed fables and fairy tales go head to head. In one corner, Mirror Mirror, a snarky retelling of the Snow White fairy tale. In the other, Wrath of the Titans, the sequel to the widely panned remake from 2010.
Those notions about how to get an object “to the top of the atmosphere and beyond” would have to wait until Isaac Newton, who published his now famous cannonball thought experiment in 1729. His thinking went like this: Imagine you place a cannon atop a mountain and fire it horizontally. The cannonball will travel parallel to Earth’s surface for a little while but will eventually succumb to gravity and fall to the ground.
Two years later, Congress passed the Central Intelligence Agency Act, which allows the agency to keep its budget and staffing secret. For many years, the agency’s primary mission was to protect the United States against communism and the Soviet Union during the Cold War. NCS employees go undercover abroad to collect foreign intelligence.
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SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileA 71 year old woman used her handbag to fight off a gang of sledgehammer wielding thieves as they attempted to raid a jewelry story in Northampton, England, the Associated Foreign Press reported Tuesday.Ann Timson has now been dubbed “Supergran” by media around the world, as the video of her heroic act surfaced online.A witness recorded the woman running across a road to confront the six robbers, whose plan was botched when the jeweller’s shop staff triggered metal shutters to shield the windows.Timson said she intervened because she felt angry that these people could get away with a crime in broad daylight, the CBC’ s Tom Parry reported from London.Watch the video above.Has there been a situation where you ended up ‘saving the day’? What heroic acts have you witnessed? Share your stories below.Fluoride: Should water be fluoridated where you live?By CBC News Calgary city council has voted 10 3 in favour of removing fluoride from the city’s drinking water. Two members of council, Mayor Naheed Nenshi and Ald. Brian Pincott, were out of town during Tuesday’s vote.