Wreck found with treasure worth billions
A Spanish galleon (ship) was found at the bottom of the ocean filled
with gold and jewels believed to be worth NZ$2.24 billion.
Colombia announced the discovery of the San Jose vessel wreck, off
the coast of Cartagena recently.
The San Jose was part of the fleet of King Phillip V and sank in the
Caribbean Sea in 1708.
"I'm A Celebrity, Get Me Out Of Here," then you will know that the
contestants are often forced to snack on insects. Taking inspiration
from the show, the edible insect company Grub is introducing roasted
The crunchy snacks will hit shelves later this month and will come in
a range of flavours, including chilli and lime, English herbs and salt
Humans have been eating insects for thousands of years and they are
nutritious and a great source of protein.
The company has developed an insect cook book and a cricket-for-food
farm is being planned for next year.
Homeless man wins half a million
A homeless man in Colorado received an early Christmas gift when he
won half a million dollars in a lottery scratch ticket!
Sixty-one-year old, Michael Engfors has been homeless for six years
after he lost his business. Recently he bought a $10 ticket at a gas
After one final weekend sleeping on the floor of a church, Michael
found that he had won $500,000.
The homeless shelter director said it couldn't have happened to a
better person. This goes to show that good things happen to good people!