As Commonwealth Games kick off, scientists reveal whether humans will EVER run 100m under 9 seconds

It’s one of the most eagerly anticipated events at any athletics competition, and now the heats of the 100 metres have finally kicked off at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. The men’s race will see Wales’ Jeremiah Azu take on Kenya’s Ferdinand Omanyala and Jamaica’s Ackeem Blake, while Jamaica’s Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce remains the favourite in … Read more

This robot vacuum works like ‘MAGIC’ to remove dust and dirt from carpet – and it’s now under £160

‘Much better than my regular vacuum’: This robot vacuum works like ‘MAGIC’ to remove dust and dirt from carpet – and it’s now under £160 By Emily Knott For Mailonline Published: 06:50 EDT, 2 August 2022 | Updated: 06:53 EDT, 2 August 2022 SHOPPING: Products featured in this article are independently selected by our shopping … Read more

UK government to only publish seven of the 24 environmental indicators for England this year

Environmental campaigners have accused the UK government of ‘cowardice’, over its decision to publish less than a third of the metrics it uses to track the health of nature in England this year. Keeping a close eye on indicators of biodiversity is an essential part of monitoring and managing threats, like climate change. The Department for … Read more

From Boris Johnson to Rita Ora: The famous faces who were born in surprising places REVEALED

While you might think that Boris Johnson was born and raised in the UK, what many people don’t realise is that the Prime Minister was actually born in New York City.  A new interactive map hit the headlines this week after revealing the most notable people from different towns around the world – with many … Read more

Is Bio-Designed Collagen the Next Step in Animal Protein Replacement?

More than 90 percent of collagen and gelatin on the market comes from hogs and cattle, a byproduct of the slaughter industry. The goal of Geltor’s theoretical experiments wasn’t just to generate hype but to convince potential clients they could make products the current supply chain couldn’t. “What if you weren’t constrained by what kind … Read more

The Crypto Market Crashed. They’re Still Buying Bitcoin.

“If you call out someone’s risks they’re taking, and they’re otherwise healthy, you can be accused of creating a run on the bank or being a troll,” said Michael Saylor, the chief executive of MicroStrategy, a software company that has built up a large Bitcoin reserve. “It’s kind of hard to explain this theoretically before … Read more

Amazon’s CO2 emissions are INCREASING: Retail giant’s carbon footprint has risen 40% since 2019

Amazon’s carbon emissions grew 18 per cent in 2021, largely due to demand for its services during the Covid pandemic. In a new report, the Seattle tech giant has revealed it emitted 71.54 million metric tons of carbon-dioxide equivalent last year.  This marks a 40 per cent rise, and the third straight year of increased emissions, since … Read more

Elon Musk is planning to build his own airport outside of Austin

Elon Musk is reportedly planning to build an airport for himself and top executives at his companies outside of Austin.  Conceptual plans have been confirmed for the private airport, which would be somewhere east of Austin, near Bastrop, sources told Austonia. The exact location and a potential timetable were not revealed by the publication. In … Read more

Solar storm forecasted to hit Earth on WEDNESDAY

Solar storm forecasted to hit Earth on WEDNESDAY: ‘Hole’ in the sun is enhancing solar winds that could weaken power grids and bring stunning auroras to northern regionsA coronal hole on the sun’s face is enhancing solar winds that are heading toward EarthThis has sparked a warning for a minor G1-class geomagnetic storm to impact … Read more

Nearly one in three US Navy warships will be AI-powered ‘ghost ships’ by 2045

The US Navy plans to deploy 150 artificial intelligence-powered ‘ghost ships’ across the seven seas by 2045, which means one in three of its warships will be an uncrewed robotic warship. These AI-powered ships will be smaller and cheaper to operate because they do not require life-support systems and can be piloted remotely, and the … Read more