BBC weather is to use 3D gaming graphics technology to make its bulletins more realistic and accurate.
Oh goody, 3D rain and clouds :)
Students' drink bill nears £1bn
University students spend nearly £1bn a year on alcohol, according to a survey.
Is that bill per student? That's some serious drinking! Of course there are more students at university than there used to be and the price of drinks is going up so I guess that it isn't actually so surprising.
World commemorates end of slavery
The UN is leading a day of global events to mark the abolition of slavery and to
highlight continuing abuses.
Paula Radcliffe says she is "devastated" after failing to finish the Olympic marathon.
Ahhh - so sad. It sounds like it was a tough course in even tougher conditions.