“Just when you thought that mankind’s genius could go no further, four
years of research has given birth to a new apex in cork innovation.
Please say hello to your newest wine-stopper, the Helix cork.”
“Ever wondered what your cat spends its time doing when you’re not
around? Where do our purring pets go when they disappear through the cat
flap? Armed with GPS tracking devices and micro-cameras, a team from BBC Two’s Horizon programme in collaboration with the Royal Veterinary College set off to a Surrey village to find out.”
I think I saw this a while ago but forgot to post it up here..
“We’ve come along way looks-wise from our homo sapien ancestors. Between
800,000 and 200,000 years ago, for instance, rapid changes in Earth
climate coincided with a tripling in the size of the human brain and
skull, leading to a flattening of the face. But how might the
physiological features of human beings change in the future, especially
as new, wearable technology like Google Glass change the way we use our bodies and faces?”
“Starting in 1987, Robert Conrad risked his freedom to secretly
photograph Adolf Hitler’s decaying bunker in what was then East Berlin.
Disguised as a construction worker, he snuck inside some 30 times, and
has now finally revealed his work.”
Where all good planes retire to..
Seems like a bit of a weird hobby to have, but there you go..
Observe under the microscope..
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
“What would happen if you texted your significant other and said, “I
haven’t been fully honest with you”? Comedian Nathan Fielder of Comedy
Central’s “Nathan For You” wants to find out — and share your near-breakups with the world.”
“With so much misinformation out there about food and
how it affects human health, making healthy food choices for you and
your family can be difficult and confusing. There are a number of
specific foods; however, that you will want to avoid in almost every
circumstance because they provide virtually no health benefits while
posing plenty of health risks. Here are nine foods you should never eat
again if you care about preserving your long-term health:”
eat butter, not margarine..wtf?
“Modern Mantra is a highly unusual series of 18 drawings from Swedish artist Thomas Broomé. Using Indian ink on white paper he creates home interiors completely from written words describing the objects he draws.”
Do you have the next great movie idea? Robert is looking for one..
You draw some of the pics and the figures magically animate themselves..