Photo: Image by: annbananne It would take a stony hearted environmentalist not to...
Stonehenge for Hillbillies
Photo: Image: Wandjproductions A quick glance at the silhouette of this place, and you might think it was some kind of druidic destination. You wouldn’t be far wrong either – if your idea of a deity is Henry Ford, and … Continue reading
N is for Nollywood: Nigeria's Massive Film Industry
Nigeria has one of the biggest and fastest-growing movie industries in the world. We take a look at the multimillion-dollar business that produces more films than Hollywood each year.
10 Action Stars Who Appeared in Ridiculous Comedies
We’re used to seeing action stars like Schwarzenegger and Stallone kicking ass and taking names, but sometimes they stop flexing their muscles long enough to show that they have a sense of humor as well.
5 Reasons Why We Hate Cell Phones
Cell phones. Essential gadgets that help us stay in touch, or the most irritating and addictive devices around?
The "Lost Brittlestar City" of Antartica
Image from laszio-photo The world record for the fastest a human can swim as a matter of fact, is just over 5 miles an hour. I explain that as a way of proving that there are sea stars th
Large Hadron Collider Listens to the Music of the Universe
A team at the LHC has been turning the chaos of particle collisions into music, using the sheet music composed by nature itself!
Mushroom Making, Thai Style
Last night we drove past our friend’s house (our closest neighbour is 1km away) to see a forest fire encroaching on his doorstep. Image by John Dal
Biofuel Racing Hits Atlanta
Photo: Brent Hensarling The flag dropped this month on the first-ever clean, green motorsports racing series at Road Atlanta’s 11th Annual Petit le Mans. That’s right. Green racing. Eco-conscious and a hell of a lot faster than prototype solar
5 Coolest Links of the Week
This week, evil cigarette ads show vintage advertising to be badvertising, while some works of reverse graffiti put contemporary marketing methods in a far better light.