Dementia is an illness which is cruel and upsetting. Whether you have been diagnosed, or for family and friends of a person who has been diagnosed, it is one of the most heart-breaking things to go through, as a person is robbed of their memories, their experience and ultimately all the things that make them […]
Emergencies can happen anywhere and at any time. If someone has become trapped and is in need of rescue, it is important to stay calm and assist them in the best way possible. 1. Rope Rescue If someone has fallen into a small space, then they will need to be pulled out safely. Should no […]
If lockdown has made you feel a little bit claustrophobic and you think you may benefit from a bit of an escape from time to time, a man cave is the perfect solution! No need to leave your home but a place you can retreat from everything for an hour or two – here is […]
Aerospace would have problems without nickel. Although less than 1% of the weight of a typical airliner is nickel, it is vital for critical components in engines, landing gear and batteries. It is also being incorporated into many of the carbon fibre composites that are slowly replacing aluminium in airframes.
They’re the bane of every motorist’s life, and now new RAC figures confirm just what a menace potholes are. According to the motoring organisation, breakdowns caused by damage from potholes rose a massive 63%, meaning they’re dealing with 72 pothole-related call outs a day, at a cost in repairs to the motorist of an average […]
When you or your significant other are pregnant, one of the most fun decisions to make is whether or not you want to find out the baby’s sex beforehand. There are benefits and drawbacks in both options, but the final decision is up to the discretion of the parents. Finding Out Before Being able to […]
Says a study by the University of Georgia and several experts tell us how we should use them in decoration.
You might think that in our modern world bending machines are pretty much at the apex of what they can be. However, according to the show Futurama the future of Bending machines is that they will become a cigar smoking, Budweiser swilling gambling “fembotaniser” called Bender. Image credit It’s unlikely that you’ll want your bending […]
The story of a brave little girl who always wore a bright red cloak wherever she went, so the Villagers all called her “Little Red Riding Hood”. The little girl lived with her mother in a small cottage and loved to go and visit her Grandmother in the woods not to far away. One beautiful […]
Since the invention of nuclear weapons, the human race and the world has been under threat by the nuclear sword of Damocles – as described by John F Kennedy “Every man, woman and child lives under a nuclear sword of Damocles, hanging by the slenderest of threads, capable of being cut at any moment by accident […]