Archive for September, 2015

Flapper Dresses, And There Amazing Comeback

September 13th

By Colin Scott During the 20’s, the fashions for women changed to show the growing independence and individualism of females. Before the flapper dresses became very popular, the clothing for women were closely fitted and heavy corsets was worn to given an hour glass figure. Given new independence with voting rights and motor vehicles, women’s […]

Images show new dimension to Saturn’s rings

September 12th

Tuesday, September 22, 2009  NASA’s Cassini orbiter has sent back remarkable images from Saturn, revealing that the planet’s famous rings are far more bumpy than expected. Astronomers previously thought that the rings were almost completely flat, with changes in height of only a few metres. However analysis of the new images show ridges up to […]

Thieves steal £40 million from London jeweller

September 12th

Tuesday, August 11, 2009  In what police believe is the second-largest heist in Britain, armed robbers stole almost £40 million from a London jewellery shop on August 6. Two men armed with handguns held up employees of the Graff jewellers shop on New Bond Street, taking 43 items, among them expensive watches, bracelets, and rings. […]