Category: Articles

The Strangest Driving Laws Around The World

All the rules you have to memorize before being issued a drivers license are to better protect the drivers on the road. Besides the fact that people can’t sometimes manage to put right blinkers on, it’s a nice idea.

Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Some reports about the “Great Pacific Garbage Patch” would lead you to believe that this marine mass of plastic is bigger than Texas. No worries, it’s not. However, the ‘patch’ extends over an indeterminate area, with...

How Your Senses Play Tricks On You?

Your reality is cobbled together from a bunch of different parts of your brain working in conjunction, trying really hard to make sense of what’s going on around you. To make it even more complicated, try adding your own prejudices, mood you’re in and your unique way of understanding the world. That’s some nasty mess!

What can you get for £50?

Did you know that in Indonesia a cup of coffee can set you back the equivalent of £51!? Well for the same amount, you could end up with a brand new Jaguar F-Type convertible!

Happy Birthday, Leonardo!

On April 15th, 1452 Leonardo da Vinci was born. True renaissance man, he is widely considered to be one of the greatest painters of all time and perhaps the most diversely talented person ever to have lived.

Conspiracy Theories That Turned Out To Be True

There are types of stories called “conspiracy theories” and the people who teach them are considered by “society” as crazy fanatics who often need medical treatment. What if I tell you that “society” should take some of that medical treatment, because sometimes such stories that nobody believed in, turn out to be 100% true.