Engineered Arts prosthetic expert Mike Humphrey checks on "Fred," a recently-completed Mesmer robot that was built at the company's headquarters in Penryn, in Cornwall, England. (Matt Cardy / Getty)
International POW

International POW: 8 – 14 May

What is Man? Man is a noisome bacillus whom Our Heavenly Father created because he was disappointed in the monkey. – Mark Twain

International POW

International POW: 30 August – 5 September

Courage is the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can’t practice any other virtue consistently. – Maya Angelou.

International POW

International POW: 2 – 8 February

Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy. – Anne Frank.

International POW

International POW: 19 – 25 January

The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer

International POW

International POW: 10 – 16 November

With guns you can kill terrorists, with education you can kill terrorism. – Malala Yousafzai.

International POW

International POW: 27 October – 2 November

Our great democracies still tend to think that a stupid man is more likely to be honest than a clever man, and our politicians take

International POW

International POW: 22 – 28 September

Your clothes conceal much of your beauty, yet they hide not the unbeautiful. – Gibran Khalil Gibran.

International POW

International POW: 4 – 10 August

Poetry can be dangerous, especially beautiful poetry, because it gives the illusion of having had the experience without actually going through it. – Rumi

High heel slackliner Faith Dickey carefully negotiates a thin wire high above a stunning landscape during the Womens Highline Meeting in the Czech Republic. Faith, from Austin in Texas, USA, was joined by adrenaline junkies Basia Sobanska 27 and Ela Ostrowska, 26, who wore their own accessories. (Faith Dickey / Caters)
International POW

International POW: 30Dec – 5Jan

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw

A Lebanese Sunni armed woman carries a machine gun during the funeral procession of Sgt. Ali Sayid who was beheaded by Islamic militants, at his home town in Fnaydek, Akkar north Lebanon. Sayid went missing around the same time that some two dozen soldiers and police were seized by militants from Syria who overran the border town of Arsal for several days last month. The incursion was the most serious spillover yet of the Syrian civil war and escalated tensions in Lebanon, which is bitterly split over the conflict. (Hussein Malla / AP)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 4 – 10 September

John F. Kennedy once said “ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country”, sometimes you look