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Crayon Initiative Helps Sick Children – and the Planet!

Crayon Initiative Helps Sick Children – and the Planet!

There's a nonprofit organisation in California that is not only trying to help the planet, but also sick children. The Crayon Initiative collects old crayons and gives them a new l ...

Tattoo Studio Offers Free Anti-Racism Tattoos

Tattoo Studio Offers Free Anti-Racism Tattoos

Pride and Glory is a tattoo studio in Graz, Austria, that prides itself on uniqueness. The company believes that just as every person is unique, so should every tattoo be. "We are ...

Internet Quest: The Girls in the Photographs

Internet Quest: The Girls in the Photographs

Meagan Abell, a professional photographer in the US, was perusing a second-hand shop in Richmond, Virginia, when she came across a box of vintage photographs. Sifting through these ...

Moscow’s Cinema for the Homeless

Moscow’s Cinema for the Homeless

As you should know by now, we're all for schemes that help out those less fortunate than ourselves. Over the last couple of months, we've told you about a variety of ideas from all ...

Are Music Preferences and Thinking Styles Linked?

Are Music Preferences and Thinking Styles Linked?

According to research published in PLoS One by a team at the University of Cambridge, a person's taste in music might offer insight into the way they think. The study was working o ...

Cast & Crew Create ‘Big Bang’ Science Scholarship

Cast & Crew Create ‘Big Bang’ Science Scholarship

How many of you have watched science-nerd sitcom The Big Bang Theory? If you have, then you'll know that it centres around a bunch of stereotypical science academics, their careers ...

Akon is Bringing Electricity to Africa!

Akon is Bringing Electricity to Africa!

If we asked you what you know about Akon, you might be able to tell us that he is an award-winning R&B and Hip Hop star. But what you might not know is that he has spent the la ...

James Corden to Be New Face of The Late Late Show

It has been confirmed that the American late-night television talk show The Late Late Show will be getting a new host at the beginning of next year in the form of English funnyman James Corden. The Late Late Show was launched in 1995 with then-host Tom Snyder, but since 2005 has been hosted by Craig Ferguson. But Ferguson has announced that he will be stepping down from the hosting pedestal in December, and ...

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The Clangers are Back (With a Wonderful New Narrator)!

Raise your hand if you fondly remember watching The Clangers as a child… Originally airing in the late 60s, the little knitted and puppet-like critters captured the childish hearts of so many generations, and we can joyously report that they will be gracing our screens once more! The Clangers were pink and mousy, living inside craters on a Moon-like planet. The craters were covered in dustbin lids that ‘cla ...

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Uni Rejection Letters Don’t Come Much Better Than This…

Go on, admit it! You’ve secretly hoped a letter would arrive in the post (or by owl) with that tell-tale inky scrawl across the front, finally informing you of your acceptance to the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. We’ve all been there, don't worry. But it seems that one person has gone a step further… Twitter user @QuantumPirate stirred up a viral storm when he tweeted the picture below, showin ...

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The Star Trek Tricorder Becomes Real in Tech Competition

If you’ve seen Star Trek, then you may remember an awesome handheld device called a tricorder, the medical version of which could wirelessly collect bodily information of a patient and detect a range of diseases. Obviously, it would be a medical dream come true if such technology became fact, and not just science fiction. And a competition launched last year could lead to that dream coming true! The Qualcom ...

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Football Legend at Centre of Twitter Craze

If you need a chuckle this Monday afternoon, then we might have just the thing for you - Steve Bruce at Weddings! Mr Bruce has been involved in football for the last 37 years, ranging from his youth career at Gillingham to currently managing Hull City. But what does he like to do in his spare time? If the latest viral craze to hit Twitter is anything to go by, he apparently enjoys attending the occasional w ...

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The Ice Bucket Challenge

The Ice Bucket Challenge which has been sweeping the web - you may have seen videos of some of your friends or even your favourite celebrities stepping up to the plate and pouring a bucket filled with ice or ice water over their heads. But what exactly is it all about? Within 24 hours of being nominated, a person must either donate $100 (£60) to charity or record a continuous-footage video of themselves. In ...

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Words from the Late, Great Robin Williams

We at Daily Diamond wanted to pay our respects to the legend that is Robin Williams, who recently passed away. While the circumstances of his death have saddened the world, here are ten of the wonderful actor’s greatest quotes and words of wisdom to try and do what he did best: put a smile on your face. 1. “Comedy is acting out optimism.” 2. “What’s right is what’s left if you do everything else wrong.” 3.  ...

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Shaun the Sheep to Take to the Streets

In 2011, gorillas were scattered around Bristol as part of a huge art event called Wow! Gorillas to celebrate Bristol Zoo’s 175th birthday. Not only could residents and tourists alike wander around the city trying to spot the uniquely decorated sculptures, but after their 10-week showcase they were auctioned off to raise more than £400,000 for gorilla conservation and Wallace and Gromit’s Grand Appeal. Last ...

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Teenage Musician Loaned £1 Million Violin

An 18-year-old violinist has been loaned a rare instrument worth £1 million by a professional musician who is not only awed by the boy’s musical ability but has also been touched by the similarities in both of their lives and music careers. John Ludlow’s Stradivarius violin dates back to the 1680s and came to be in his possession in 1965. Stradivarius stringed instruments are those created in the 17th and 1 ...

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Bungling Burglar Caught Escaping WWE Wrestlers’ Home

It is pretty unlucky for a burglar to get caught in the act when fleeing the scene of a crime, but maybe even more so when the home they are leaving happens to belong to not one, but two professional wrestlers with the WWE. Bryan and Brianna Danielson, better known by their stage names of Daniel Bryan and Brie Bella, were returning home late last Thursday night to see two men running out of their home’s bac ...

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