Take a closer look at new product now available at BBC Shop - the beautiful Sherlock Consulting Detective Mug, embossed with a modified wallpaper decal featuring iconic images from the world of the BBC series, and a soft touch A5 notebook with embossed skull detail on the cover, gold bookmark, elasticated pen holder and lined pages. Both items are now available from the BBC Shop on the links below.
The stunning sight of hundreds of bright blue butterflies was almost too much for the six-month-old kitten, Lepa, as he bounced over and started trying to catch them. The comical chase was captured by student Natalia Moldovanova in Leningrad Oblast, Russia. After awhile Lepa got tired and collapsed among the butterflies, seemingly in paradise. Article here.
Rooney Mara isn’t just an Academy Award-nominated actress—she’s a champion for women and girls in and around Kibera, Kenya. Rooney and her family raise funds to support safe housing, education, and other needs for girls who once lived in the Kiberia slums. Rooney also founded Faces of Kibera, an organization that focuses on community-based empowerment programs. Through this program, children have a safe place to go after school and adults learn life skills like gardening, cooking, small business development, and microfinance. [X]