Imagine trying to hide an Elf on the Shelf in outer space.

The Elf on the Shelf is hiding in the International Space Station

If you’re a parent with young kids, you’ve probably struggled with the nightly dilemma of where to put the Elf on the Shelf. Here’s an ...
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Demons parade at the launch of Halloween season in Salem, Massachusetts. Picture: AFP

Child ‘vampire’s’ lost tale

IT’s a macabre site: an ancient Roman graveyard dedicated to children — most of them aged less than three. One of them, however, was very ...
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This brown bear was in the midst of a short tumble as he was fishing atop Brooks Falls, Alaska during the annual salmon run. Picture: Taylor Thomas Albright / National Geographic Photo Contest

Wild entries in National Geographic Photo Contest

CAPTIVATED by cities, wowed by wildlife, or do you find people particularly fascinating? If you can frame a striking shot, you might just nab some ...
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Remains of Captain Matthew Flinders discovered at HS2 site in Euston.

Matthew Flinders’ body found

The remains of the first European to circumnavigate Australia, Captain Matthew Flinders, have been found during an archaeological dig at a London railway terminus more ...
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