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Easy Ways To Save Energy You Hadn’t Even Considered

When someone mentions the word ‘saving’ you immediately think of going without to your own detriment. In fact, some simple energy saving tips will benefit you, and our planet, in the long run. The UK is doing pretty well in energy conservation. According to the Department for Communities and Local Government, currently 11 percent of UK households are rated highly ...

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NASA Wants Pluto To Be A Planet Once Again

Pluto could be set to regain its planetary status after 11 years in exile, if NASA scientists have their way. A new definition of planets would add over 100 to our solar system, with even Earth’s moon due a promotion. The International Astronomical Union (IAU) currently requires an object to be orbiting the Sun to be classified as a planet.  ...

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These Stunning Photos Of London's Parallel Worlds Were Taken Using A Smartphone

[unable to retrieve full-text content] An Instagrammer who uses his smartphone to photograph “hidden parallel worlds” reflected in water has turned his sights to the puddles of London. Over the last week, Guido Gutiérrez Ruiz, a Canadian Spanish photographer, has captured stunning perspectives of some of the capital’s most famous tourist spots. “All my photos are 100% smartphone pictures without tricks ...

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Genius Turns His $200,000 Porsche Into A Giant Controller For Doom

It is widely accepted that there isn’t an object in the conceivable universe that cannot run the classic video game Doom. From iPods to giant advertising boards there is no limit to what people will do in order to play Doom on anything but its intended format. A hero of this movement is the YouTube user Matt Swarthout who famously ...

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WhatsApp Status Launches On Monday: What Is It And How Do I Use It?

In yet another blow to the future of Snapchat, Whatsapp has now announced that they are rolling out a worldwide update to their app that will change how we all use the platform, starting today.  Whatsapp, which is reportedly used by more than a billion people in over 180 countries around the globe, is currently used primarily as an instant messaging ...

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The 'Tully Monster' Is So Weird That Experts Can't Agree What It Actually Is

It is unlikely that there exists a creature more bizarre, more alien to our understanding of how life evolved on Earth, than Tullimonstrum gregarium. Known as the “Tully Monster”, this truly odd-looking creature existed around 300 million years ago. Yale University While we know what it looks like, and indeed where to find it, experts have been stumped by one ...

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The Infuriating Ketchup Problem Has Finally Been Solved

It might only be February, but we have a contender for best of invention of the year (or even the century): a coating that solves ‘the ketchup problem’. Designed by scientists at MIT, this super slippery material lets tomato sauce glide out of bottles as easily as water. Just think, no more furiously stabbing the bottle with a knife, or ...

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All the Siri commands you’ll ever need

You can do a lot with Siri (Picture: Getty Images/Metro.co.uk) We’re guessing that, like most people, you used your Siri twice (to ask it ‘what’s the meaning of life’ and ‘who’s your daddy’) and then never touched it again. Well it turns out that it can do more than just parrot back pithy replies. Uber to investigate concerns on sexual ...

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Destination Digital

Imagine being on a train, going to a destination that you know you will reach. You know it will happen. You cannot get off at a station before you reach the end of the line.But you also know that when you get there, you will not be prepared. You will not know your way around. You simply won’t have the ...

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How VPN Can Get You A Healthy State Of Mind

Image Source: ShutterStock From a luxury available to a select few to the basic need of almost everyone, the internet has indeed grown by leaps and bounds. Besides making information widely available, the internet has opened new channels of communications between individuals, separated by thousands of miles. The exchange of information, sharing of emotion, exchanging ideas, and innovations in almost ...

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