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Marathon reading of War and Peace in Russia

Updated December 09, 2015 07:16:23 Russia has begun a 60-hour marathon broadcast in the course of which celebrities and members of the public are reading aloud the entire of Leo Tolstoy’s sprawling novel War and Peace. A total of 1,300 readers, which includes actors, politicians and sports figures, are taking component in the reading, which…


British astronaut to run in London marathon from space

Posted December 05, 2015 00:50:55 British astronaut Tim Peake mentioned he will be taking portion in the London marathon — harnessed to a running machine 400 kilometres above Earth on the International Space Station. “As soon as I got assigned to my mission to the International Space Station, I believed would not it be fantastic…