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Neighbour leaves rude note asking woman to take her washing inside as it looks ‘tacky’

A woman was stunned after one of her neighbours left a note demanding that she remove her washing from the line outside as it looks “tacky” – but she got revenge with a message of her own Neighbours can either be the greatest people on the planet or an absolute nightmare, depending on who they […]

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After Senior Had No Candy For Trick-or-Treaters the Kids Returned With Gifts for Her

During spooky season in Italy, you’ll often hear people say, “Dolcetta or Scherzetta,” meaning “a little sweet or a little joke.” Well, a great-grandmother in the UK recently had three little sweeties arrive at her door, and they gave her the best Halloween of her life. When three children by the names of Jessie, Olivia, […]

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Forget Gold and Fine Art: Startup Finds Investors to Put Their Money into Rewilding the Land

The UK’s fancy with re-wilding has taken a corporate turn, as a green investment company looks to generate long-term capital appreciation for investors, through re-wilding programs and the jobs they create. By taking advantage of the growing carbon capture market, businesses looking to offset or reduce their emissions, and the new Environmental Land Management schemes […]

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Implanted Electrodes Could Offer Improved Vision for 148 Million Blind People

A “long-held dream” of science was realized when a team of researchers from Spain and Utah coordinated to restore basic vision to a blind women by connecting a camera to an array of microchips to her brain. Sightless for 16 years, 57-year-old Berna Gomez was able to identify letters and the edges of objects, as […]

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Scientists Discover Baby Seals Can Change Their Tone of Voice – And Mimic Sounds Like Parrots

Seals are one of the very few mammals to change the tone of their voices, allowing them to mimic humans like a parrot, scientists have found. The sea creatures change the pitch of their calls depending on the sounds of their surroundings, according to a new study. Seals can be taught to copy human speech […]

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4 Common Medicines Have Reversed Alzheimer’s in Mice

A study has managed to reverse the symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease in mice by administering drugs currently used to treat hypertension and inflammation in humans. In this study, scientists at IRB Barcelona led by Dr. Aloy have characterized three stages of Alzheimer’s disease, namely initial, intermediate, and advanced. For each of these stages, they have […]

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My daughter hates her name and I do too – I can’t see why I shouldn’t tell her’

A man landed himself in hot water after telling his six-year-old daughter that he hated her name, adding that he was ‘shot down’ when he protested at her birth A man divided his own family when he tried to comfort his daughter who was being bullied because of her name – as he said that […]