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On the menu: Buffett lunch for $3.3m

An anonymous auction bidder has pledged $3.3m (£2.5m) to have lunch with the billionaire investor Warren Buffett. The 87-year-old chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc – who earlier this year placed third on the latest Forbes rich list – has been offering the exclusive meal for the past 19 years to …

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WWI soldier’s 103-year-old chocolate found

Nine bars of chocolate that are 103 years old have been discovered in a tin belonging to a war hero. Troops serving in France during the first Christmas of the First World War were given the Colonies Gift Tins which were made in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire. One of the tins was …

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‘Shy’ prawns fare better in battle for food

Scientists have discovered that prawns have distinct personalities, with shyer ones faring better in the battle for food. A study on rockpool prawns from Gyllyngvase beach in Falmouth found some were consistently cautious, while others were bolder. Risk-taking prawns tended to do worse in the fight for survival when their …

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