2020 vision for Olympic hosts Japan
2020 vision for Olympic hosts Japan

Japan hope the appliance of science can trigger an Asian Games gold rush but admit they will struggle to steal hosts South Korea`s thunder, insisting that building momentum for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics is their top priority.

1400 coins worth $10mn: US couple strikes gold in their own backyard

A California couple, who had been walking their dog for years in their own backyard, didn`t realise that they had been walking over gold.

Tiny meteorite detonation triggered data gold rush

A mini van-sized meteorite, one of the fastest and rarest to have hit the earth, detonated this April over California`s Sierra foothills, yielding a goldmine of scientific data.