12 of Deadliest Construction Projects in History

It’s a sad truth that some of the greatest engineering achievements in history have been paid for with very real blood and tears. Since the last century, thousands of people have sacrificed their lives by involving themselves in astounding construction works…..

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Scientists prove Barcelona scoring at Nou Camp cause earthquakes!

Barcelona fans literally made the earth move at the Nou Camp when Sergi Roberto’s dramatic late goal saw them claim a remarkable win over Paris St Germain on Wednesday. Roberto scored five minutes into stoppage time to complete a 6-1 win on the night as Barca, who trailed 4-0 after the first leg, progressed to the quarter-finals […]

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Scientists discover penguin ‘super-colony’ so large you can see it from space

Keep tabs on various animal species can often be quite difficult for researchers. Sometimes the creatures are predictable, while other times they can pop up in the most unexpected places. That appears to be the case with a newly-discovered super-colony of Adélie penguins which, thanks to the incredible size of the group, was actually spotted […]

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BEAST FROM THE EAST – What does all this snow mean for climate change?

Today parts of Britain are colder than the North Pole. With spring tantalisingly close, the country is in the midst of a spell of bitingly cold weather. Up to eight inches of snow will hit eastern England by tomorrow. Temperatures dropped to -9.2°C on Sunday, while the wind chill factor will make temperatures feel as […]

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Germany considers free public transport to reduce pollution

“Car nation” Germany has surprised neighbours with a radical proposal to reduce road traffic by making public transport free, as Berlin scrambles to meet EU air pollution targets and avoid big fines. The move comes just over two years after Volkswagen’s devastating “dieselgate” emissions cheating scandal unleashed a wave of anger at the auto industry, […]

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How McDonald’s inspired an extraordinary Eye Hospital in India

We need to warn them: this will be the most exciting story you will read today. Maybe this week. The inspiring force behind Aravind was its charismatic founder, Govindappa Venkataswamy, or Dr. V.. A farmer’s son, he studied medicine, specializing in gynecology. Afflicted by rheumatoid arthritis at a very young age, he turned to ophthalmology […]

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