Weird Science

The Coming of Age of LSD

Amanda Feilding | Posted 12.04.2017 | UK Tech
Amanda Feilding

It seems amazing that something so totally personal as ones level of consciousness could be considered an illegal act. But there is a turning of the tide both in policy and in scientific research, which has begun to recognise the value of these substances.

Atoms Are Much Smaller Than You Probably Realise

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 22.01.2015 | UK Tech

How big is the universe? This big. How small are atoms? This small:...

This Week's Future Tech: Underwater Cities And Robot Cheetahs

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 01.12.2014 | UK Tech

Every week it seems as though something new is being invented whether it's someone building an incredible gadget in their garage or a construction gia...

Beauty Pageant Mum Does Something Really Gross To Make Her Daughter 'Skinnier'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.08.2014 | UK

An ultra competitive 'beauty pageant mom' in Florida fed her daughter tapeworm eggs in a bid to make her lose weight before a competition. When the...

No He Doesn't Have Magical Powers, It's Just Science

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 09.07.2014 | UK Tech

This video shows what you'd think is some form of magic: A man puts his hand into a jar of water and as if by magic, the water turns into ice. No h...

The Terror in a Space Odyssey

Victoria Martindale | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK
Victoria Martindale

Iran's announcement that it has sent a monkey into space has caused a bit of a stir. Space exploration- that highest frontier of transformative technology pushing out beyond the Earth- has long reigned as futuristic and radical as science can get.