Recently in Portland, Oregon, drivers were warned of living dead instead of road constructions. Hackers changed the text of a road sign into “Warning Zombies Ahead.” Apparently it’s not that hard to change public safety messages, as this video shows various examples of hacked road signs. However, opinions differ whether it’s funny or seriously dangerous. …Continue Reading
In the Amboseli National Park in Kenia a baby elephant got trapped in a well. Luckily the Amboseli Trust for Animals team was on time to recue her. Stay tuned until the last part in which the baby elephant is reunited with her mother.
We all know that sitting can seriously affect our health. But did you know that this also goes for sitting on a toilet? Apparently, squatting is the ultimate and most natural toilet posture. To bring this posture back to daily life the “Squatty Potty Stool” has been created. Check out the educational video to see …Continue Reading
The Nobel Prize in Physics for 2012 has been awarded to French scientist Serge Haroche and American scientist David J. Wineland. They “have opened the door to a new era of experimentation with quantum physics by demonstrating the direct observation of individual quantum particles without destroying them,” according to The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences’ …Continue Reading
The scene in which Adolf Hitler has an outburst in front of his generals in the film Der Untergang is often used for satire on the internet. This time, the dictator explodes because his study was rejected by the reviewers of the journal Ecology. All scientists who want to publish their findings are challenged by …Continue Reading