SCIENCE

Alien mega-base found on Google Maps

Alien mega-base found on Google Maps

Alien hunters are claiming to have found a massive alien structure on Google’s Earth mapping tool. The pyramid-shaped object is thought to measure around 8.5 miles wide and was spotted deep in the Pacific Ocean. Found by Marcelo Igazusta, an extra-terrestrial enthusiast, the discovery has now got conspiarcy theorists believeing that it could an ancient […]

Meet China’s Futuristic Bus to beat traffic jams

Meet China’s Futuristic Bus to beat traffic jams

The bus would span two traffic lanes and carry up to 1,400 passengers. It would travel up to 40 miles an hour above street level on a special track, allowing regular cars under 7 feet high to freely pass underneath. (As a extra touch, its underbelly even simulates the sky.) More importantly, it would run […]

London to Sydney in 2 hours

London to Sydney in 2 hours

Researchers in Australia have successfully tested an experimental hypersonic rocket that can reach speeds of Mach 7.5 – a staggering 5,717mph. Boffins plan to use the “game changing” technology to develop new passenger aircraft. A new “hypersonic” airliner could fly from London to New York in the time it takes to watch Corrie – or […]

Planets like Earth found orbiting nearby star

Planets like Earth found orbiting nearby star

The sizes and temperatures of the planet are similar to our own on Earth. Scientists believe they may be teeming with life forms adapted to that environment – and there could be yet undiscovered worlds out there too. The three planets orbit the “habitable zone” of a nearby dwarf star named TRAPPIST -1 – the […]

Watch video: Top 10 incredible health benefits of pineapples

Watch video: Top 10 incredible health benefits of pineapples

Pineapples are normally deemed unhealthy by health professionals and diet experts, due to the high levels of sugar in the tropical fruit. Highly perishable (should be consumed within two days if stored at room temperature and within about a week if refrigerated), the fruit has surprising varied nutritional and health benefits! Because of the high […]

New airport scanners: You don’t need to remove your laptop from your bag anymore

New airport scanners: You don’t need to remove your laptop from your bag anymore

New scanners unveiled on Friday at Singapore’s Changi Airport eliminate the need for electronic equipment to be removed from bags. The equipment is currently being trialled at two boarding gates at Terminal 3 but could be implemented across the board if successful. The new hand-luggage scanner uses computed tomography (CT) screening, according to a statement […]

Watch: You will never throw away rice water after this!

Watch: You will never throw away rice water after this!

Rice is a staple food in every household around the globe. One meal of the day is probably impossible without rice being a part of it. However, how many of us have always soaked the rice before cooking and very casually thrown away the rice water (also known as rice rinse) down the drain after […]

Pakistan parliament passes law against child sexual abuse

Pakistan parliament passes law against child sexual abuse

Pakistan`s Senate on Friday passed a bill that criminalises for the first time sexual assault against minors, child pornography and trafficking. The amendment to the penal code, which will go into force after being ratified by the president, also raises the age of criminal responsibility from seven to 10 years of age. Under the revised […]

Soon, smart clothing that help you stay cool

Soon, smart clothing that help you stay cool

Forget air conditioners, smart clothing of the future may help you stay cool on a hot summer day. Scientists in Finland have developed a new technology that can lead to clothes with the ability to automatically adjust temperature according to the wearer’s actual needs. Developed by scientists at VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd, […]