Nick Harrison

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Fuel

A fuel-free engine has scientists bamboozled, as it appears to violate the known laws of physics. The device could transport humans to Mars in as …

Science Says There Are Four Types of Drunks

A new study claims that there are four different personality types you can take on when you're drinking, the Telegraph reports. Researchers at the</b> …

Many Americans reject evolution, deny climate change and find GM food unsafe, survey finds

Study points to worrying gulf between the opinions held by scientists and the general public in the US on key issues<p>A major survey of US opinions has revealed that huge numbers of people reject Darwinian evolution, consider GM foods unsafe to eat, and doubt that human activity is warming the planet.<p>…

Transgender people in Russia banned from driving, says legal amendment

Law change listing medical impediments to driving was signed by prime minister Dmitry Medvedev last year<p>Transgender people have been banned from driving in Russia, according to a new legal amendment published this week.<p>The regulations, which affect people deemed to have “sexual disorders”, also …

German town tricks neo-Nazis into raising thousands of euros for anti-extremist charity

Neo-Nazis gathered in a small German town found themselves the target of an anti-fascist prank this week when they inadvertently raised €10,000 for an anti-extremist organisation.<p>For decades, far-right extremists have marched through Wunsiedel in Bavaria every year, to the despair of those who live …

Seeing Red(line)

June 20th, 2013 by JaimeB No Comments<p>No matter how you figure it, Team Redline’s 2013 iWCGPS roster of Huttu, Kerkhof, McLean, Stanaway, Cornett and …

Phillip Island

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European Union

Jony Ive Reportedly Tapped Apple's Marketing Team For iOS 7 Icon Redesign

Since Apple took the wraps off iOS 7, the new version of the company's popular mobile operating system has proved to be rather divisive as far as its …

Self Improvement

June 6th, 2013 by JaimeB One Comments<p>Road racing was the only form of racing that I knew for the first eight years of my career. Even though I was an …

The Power of Thinking: Can the Mind Affect Our Reality

<i>“All that we are is the result of what we have thought. The mind is everything. What we think we become.” —Attributed to Gautama Siddhartha, the</i> …

Pseudo-science

Nanotechnology and religion: a complex relationship

In the science fiction short story Halo, a panel of Muslim scholars discuss a strip of bacon made by a "molecular assembler", a device capable of …

Jilted boyfriend runs up £90,000 chatline bill after splitting with lover

A jilted boyfriend ran up a chatline bill of more than £90,000 after splitting with his lover.<p>Depressed Kevin Waldrum confided in girls on an adult …

Dog lovers tricked into buying steroid-filled ferrets instead of poodles

The next time you buy a cute poodle make sure you check it isn’t a ferret filled with steroids, like some that were sold in Argentina.<p>A couple of dog …

Man hospitalised with live eel stuck up his bum

<b>A blue movie fan had some serious explaining to do after arriving at a hospital in China with a live eel stuck up his bum.</b><p>The kinky 39-year-old was …