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The Beer Bottle Phone
Photo: For those who just can’t live without a cold one within reach at all times, the latest in the long line of food and drink themed phones is the Bud phone. Now, as one sharp commentator pointed out – have … Continue read
Legalised Shark Massacre in Ecuador
Sharks are evil right? They have pretty big teeth and jet black eyes. They can detect one drop of blood in 25 gallons of water and with one bite they can tear you in half. Remember Jaws? He was pretty damn ugly. Yes he was. The fact is though, how many sh
Scientists Invent Tiny Chemical Condom for Bugs
There’s an old saying that goes: “If you can’t beat them, make them sterile.” Scientists have found <a href="http://uk.reuters.com/article/scienceNews/idUKL0927409420071209?feedType=RSS&feedName=scienceNews&pageNumber=2&virtualBrandCha
5 Coolest Links of the Week
From shocking x-rays and violent courthouse incidents to extreme cases of OCD, here are five fascinating top ten lists from the interwebs.
Arctic ice melt uncovers legendary sea route that connects Europe and Asia.
Explorers have searched for it for centuries and failed. However, it seems that now the Northwest Passage – a legendary sea route that connects Europe and Asia has been uncovered by one of the most unlikely culprits. No not archeologists, not scientists,
Friends of the Earth retracts BSkyB bid
On Tuesday, we reported about Friends of the Earth’s bid to become BSkyB’s charity partner, which caused controversy within the environmental orga
“The largest man-made environmental catastrophe”
The annual conference of the Royal Geographical Society was rocked yesterday by the announcement by an international team of scientists that arsenic contamination in drinking water is “the largest identified man-made environmental catastrophe”. A present
Cement Manufacturing Destroying Kashmir Fossil Beds
India’s Guryul Ravine in the embattled Kashmir region is the site of one of the world’s richest fossil beds. The Vale of Kashmir. Image by Emuzesto The site includes ri
Is Apple Developing a Solar iPhone?
Photo: Image by Shapeshift Well, according to the site MacRumors, Apple have apparently filed a patent application to investigate the use of solar cells in their mobile devices, including the iphone and portable computers. The technology behind this all i