After years of fighting against evil demons, Rupert Grint will take on his first role on the small screen.
Rupert is best known for his role as Ron Weasley in the Harry Potter series. Now, the English actor is going to play the lead character in an American comedy TV show, Super Clyde.
In the show, Rupert will play the role of Clyde, a comic book fan. He is shy and afraid of going When he gets a $100,000-a-month inheritance from his long-dead uncle, Clyde decides that the cash will be his secret superpower and he will use it only for good and to good-hearted people.
The show marks Rupert’s first role in a television series, but it’s not his first after Harry Potter. He will next appear in the World War II drama Into the White(《白色严冬》).
A British man spent more than two years making a map of the world. The map is shocking, The important cities in the world, such as London, New York and Hong Kong are highlighted in the map with little Besides, major rivers such as the Thames(泰晤士河), the Amazon(亚马逊河), the Nile(尼罗河) and the Yangtze River (长江) are highlighted with other gems.
These materials were cut by the creator one by one. He used his map in the garage.
In some different places of England, you may see big music sheets(乐谱But don’t feel People wait to have bird droppings(鸟粪) fall onto those music sheets. These bird droppings will be used as musical notes(音符). Then musicians will try to compose(作曲) music with these Kerry Morrison, the maker of this music, said that he wanted to call for(号召) people to Finally, this special music was named “Bird Sheet Music.” And it lasted for 20 minutes.
Frodo: I can’t do this, Sam.
we shouldn’t even be here. But we are. It's like in the great stories, Mr. Frodo. The ones that really mattered. Full of darkness and danger they were. And sometimes you didn't want to know the end. Because how could the end be happy? How could the world go back to the way it was when so much bad had happened? But in the end, darkness must pass. A new day will come. And when the sun shines, it will shine out clearer. Those were
the stories that stayed with you. That meant something, even if you were too small to understand why. But I think, Mr. Frodo, I do understand. I know now. Folk in those stories had lots of chances of turning back only they didn't. They kept going, because they were holding on to something.
Frodo: What are we holding onto, Sam?
樱花) in spring. They are the favourite experience.
blossoms open. In the south part of Japan, cherry blossoms open as early as January, while in the northern regions, they bloom as late as May. In most major cities in between, such as Tokyo and Osaka(大阪), the cherry blossom season takes place in late March or early April.
The blooms of the cherry tree don’t sfor a week; some even less if the weather is bad.
To the Japanese, the short blooming period of the sakura shows that winter has come to an end and spring is on its way. In their eyes, Sakura is also a metaphor(象征life.
It’s also a culture the Japanese have long been happy to export abroad. Back in 1912, the Japanese capital sent 3000 sakura trees to the United States capital as a of friendship between the two nations.
A Chicago airport wants to hire goats to trim the grass.
The Chicago Department of Aviation (芝加哥航空部门) has put an ad for the goats. They want to bring in thirty of the animals to eat grass and weeds (杂草) in an area that’s hard to 割草机).
They think goats will be more environmentally friendly than using a mower and other chemicals to keep the grass in check. They’re also planning to hire a goat herder (牧羊人) to look after them.
The grass is protected by a security fence (安全隔离墙) so the goats won’t be in any danger
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport亚特兰大哈兹菲尔德-杰克逊国际机场）in the U.S. has also started using sheep to trim the grass and San Francisco International Airport has been using goats for years.
Whose Line Is It Anyway?improvisational(即兴的) comedy TV program in America.
Each television episode(一集) has four performers. They sit in a line of chairs at the back of
At first, the host introduces each performer with a usually all related to a common theme or topic. Then the show begins. It is made up of different kinds of improvisational games At the end of each episode, the host usually chooses a winner from the four performers.
If you think there’s something about one of the penguins in the picture, you’re not wrong.
The bird on the right isn’t a real penguin at all, but a hi-tech robot with camera lenses(镜头) hidden in its eyes. The robot is called “Penguin-cam.”
This time, award-winning filmmaker John Downer and his team used “Penguin-cams” to get great shots of never-before-seen behavior of penguins in a new BBC documentary.
In order to get close to them, they used 50 special cameras, including “Penguin-cams”, “Egg-cams” and “Snowball-cams.”
Mr. Downer said, “We also used an underwater ‘Penguin-cam’ so that we could follow these amazing animals under the sea.”
Recently, scientists have released a picture of a small animal. They think it could be one of our earliest ancestors.
The small rodent-like(体形似啮齿类动物的) animal might not look much like a human, but experts believe it might be one of the first mammals(哺乳动物appeared on the earth over 65 million years ago, just after dinosaurs(恐龙) became extinct. The grow and live.
The small and cute animal had sharp teeth and a long tail, and ate bugs. Experts think it could be the first placental(有胎盘的) mammal, because it gave to its young rather than 育儿袋).
If scientists are correct, it would mean that all 5,100 species of placental mammals, including humans, dogs, cats and even whales, could have this little animal as their ancestor!
Some hunters were chasing(追捕) a fox. The fox saw a woodcutter(伐木工人), and asked him for help. “Please hide me, kind woodcutter,” the fox said.
The woodcutter told the fox to go into his house. Soon the hunters came. They asked the woodcutter, “Did you see a fox?
The woodcutters said, “No,” but pointed to his house. The hunters didn’t know why the woodcutter did that, so they went away.
After a while, the fox came out of the house, but he didn’t say “Thank you.”
The woodcutter got angry at the fox. “Why don’t you say thank you” he asked. “I want to say thank you,” the fox said. “But I saw you to the hunters. Your words did not your
In our English classes, we were having a big test this week. This was a writing test. The teacher would give everybody the same topic and we would have 45 minutes to write an essay. Because each of us had English class at a different time on a different day, we all had different testing times. Luckily, my test time was on the last day last class.
Monday morning, the first class walked out of the classroom. They had just finished the test. explanation was not very helpful. As soon as the door opened, the first student screamed out the topic. "The topic is ...’’ he screamed. Our teacher covered her face with her hands, shaking her head, deeply in shock. Pool Mrs. Davis!
By the time my English period had come, everybody knew the topic. As a matter of fact, when we came in to take our test, instead of asking, "Does anyone know the topic?" Mrs. Davis turned to stare at him. We all asked, "Well, Robert, where have you been?"
Johnny lived with his mother and father in a small town in the mountains.
One day there was an earthquake (地震) near the town. Many houses were Everyone thought that there would soon be another earthquake.
"We must send Johnny to a safe place," Johnny’s mother said to her husband. "Many of our friends are sending their children to relatives in other towns."
"We'll send him to my brother, Peter," Johnny's father said. "He lives a long way away. Johnny will be safe with him."
He telephoned Johnny's uncle Peter and asked him if he would let Johnny live with him. "Johnny's a good boy," he said. "He won't give you any trouble."
"You won't know Johnny's in the house," Johnny's father told him.
So Johnny, who was five, went to live with his uncle.
Two days later, his mother and father got a telegram (电报) from Peter. It said, "Am returning child. Please send earthquake."
like themselves. Girls can get nice clothing to match the dolls’ styles. Each doll has a series of books about her life, furniture, clothing, pets and things that she would use or play with. The dolls are designed to encourage(鼓励 Girls of the Year are dolls that sell only for one year. Saige Copeland is the eleventh Girl of the Year.
● Who she is: A lovely and active girl
● Where she lives: Albuquerque, New Mexico(阿尔布开克，美国新墨西哥州中部城市), the hot
air balloon(热气球) capital of the world
● Favorite activities: Being at her grandma Mimi’s farm, painting in the house or riding Picasso the horse
● Best friends: Tessa, a music player; and the new girl, Gabi, who knows how to train animals ● Fun fact: She can draw horses that really look like horses
● What she discovers: You can use your to create artwork and make the world better