For centuries, humans have been obsessed with science, driven to learn a greater understanding of human behaviour and our world. However, in true mad scientist fashion, here’s what happens when the experiments turn a blind eye to what’s right and wrong, and expose their subjects to unbelievable cruelty and distress. Whether good or bad, we have definitely learned something from each of ... Read More »
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Photographer Clark Little is known for his jaw-dropping photos of giant waves crashing onto shore, a niche that’s known as shorebreak photography. Earlier this month, he captured the amazing shot above on a beach in Oahu, Hawaii. It can be hard to get a sense of scale without anything in the shot for reference. Luckily, photographer Tharin Rosa managed to ... Read More »
The genocide of thousands of primates, as well as the destruction of some of the world’s most diverse and vital habitats is currently – and quietly – occurring. Palm oil is something the majority of use will use every day. It is an ingredient found in everyday products such as breadsticks, shampoos, toothpaste and chocolate. Many of the household products ... Read More »
Is it just me or when you were young and experiencing alcohol for the first few times, did you pretend to be slightly more drunk than you actually were? Seriously three gulps of WKD and I was off my trolley. I’m not sure if I actually convinced myself that I was or I just thought it was the done thing. ... Read More »
As a Saudi Prince, you might expect to be forgiven for accidentally thinking you’re above the law. After all, careering around the streets in supercars, eating in the world’s best restaurants and spending a milli’ on a single shopping spree are the norm. Yep – the corridors of power are lined with gold leaf. And amphetamines. Wait. What? Well, despite ... Read More »
In this dramatic footage, a bus driver saves a woman from herself – as she attempts to climb over the side of a road bridge in Nanjing, China. Bus driver Bian Pengfei saw the woman attempting to jump and immediately stopped the bus and ran to her aid. At risk of plummeting into Yangtze River, the girl is hurriedly approached by ... Read More »
I’m not often wowed by episodes of The Antiques Roadshow, but sometimes they really do find priceless gems which have been lost for hundreds of years. Occasionally you can stumble across something worth thousands through sheer luck – it’s rare, but it can be that easy. While it’s unlikely it will ever happen to you, it is exactly what happened when a collector ... Read More »
It’s not always about selfies and dick-pics. The invention of the camera has allowed human beings to capture the most significant and momentous moments in history. And one country steeped in infamous, jubilant and controversial history is the United States of America. From the assassination of presidents to putting man on the moon, the US has proven to be a ... Read More »