Babylon still trembles at Jamaica's cult classic

Jul 2, 2014

Babylon still trembles at Jamaica's cult classic

by Giovanni Fazio

Flashback: It’s midnight at the Orson Welles Cinema, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1980. Perry Henzell’s breakthrough Jamaican film “The Harder They Come” has been playing here every weekend for nearly a decade now, but tonight it’s still a full house. As the lights go down, the ...

May 16, 2014

Jamaican sprinter Blake yearns for cricket future

Jamaican sprinter Yohan Blake revealed on Friday that he would like to play for English county cricket team Yorkshire when he ends his athletics career. “I’m OK, you know. I can make the England team,” the 24-year-old double Olympic silver medalist joked on BBC ...

Scientists find natural predator to lionfish

Apr 26, 2014

Scientists find natural predator to lionfish

by David Mcfadden

Research done by U.S. scientists in the Cayman Islands suggests that native predators can be trained to gobble up invasive lionfish that colonize regional reefs and voraciously prey on juvenile marine creatures. The invasive species with a flowing mane of venomous spines has no ...