Activision Demonstrates Very Life-Like Facial Rendering

Every Tom, Dick and Harry seems to be having a go at creating realistic face […]

The Art and Science of Beer

Who doesn’t love a good beer? Charlie Bamforth, the head of Malting and Brewing Science at […]

An Ode to Movie Mainframes

The use of computers in movies is dubious at the best of times; the “mainframe” has been […]

How to Get Verified on Twitter

That magical little blue icon with the tick in the middle turns out not to […]

Quadcopter Squadron Illuminates London with Star Trek Emblem

During Earth Hour a fleet of 30 quadcopters took to the skies above London’s Tower Bridge, […]

The Universe is Big

You and I are quite small. Comparatively, the universe is big, really big. This video demonstrates […]


The man behind The Sling Shot Channel has just published a new video demonstrating his […]

The Internet could crash. We need a Plan B

In a great TED Talk, Danny Hillis warns of the impending doom that a global […]

3D Printed Spaceship the Width of a Human Hair

Nanoscribe, a German design and development company, have created a 3D printer that’s capable of […]

Must Watch: 50 Common Misconceptions

A new YouTube channel that’s just popped onto my radar is mental_floss. Their first video […]

Safety Fail: Homemade Russian Helicopter

This combination of words scares the living daylights out of me. Homemade. Russian. Helicopter. There’s […]