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3 Seriously High-Tech UK Military Planes

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The UK boasts a number of leading high-tech military aircraft. These serve not only to boost the UK’s defensive capabilities, but to support British industry as well. Frequently, they are built partly or fully by UK companies, using materials sourced…

Benefits Of Superfast Broadband

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The days of dial up internet are long behind us thank goodness! Today, fast internet broadband is the norm and has become nearly impossible to live without. Many people, devices, and gadgets are connected through the internet which makes having…

10 cool team building days in the UK

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Despite some doubts regarding their effectiveness, team building activities are still very popular with companies of all sizes and industries in the UK. Taking colleagues out of their usual environments and allowing them to develop their relationships, leadership skills and…

15 biggest breakthroughs in technology

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We’ve come a long, long way in the past few centuries. Technology has vastly and remarkably improved, with new innovations and inventions being developed all the time. Sometimes we take for granted all of the incredible products and technologies we…

How the London Underground will Change with Wi-Fi

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In the summer of 2012, Wi-Fi was made available for passengers at 120 stations across the London Underground network, allowing commuters, travellers and London Olympics tourists to use the internet whilst waiting on platforms. Since then, the tariffs have changed, depending on…

Study Reveals Brits Dream Homes

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As cool things go, owning an amazing home is right up there with the coolest things money can buy. In this article we look at what Brits want it their own dream home thanks to a recent study from secured…

Inspiring Travel Quotes With Pictures

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What better way to be inspired than a collection of travel quotes along with stunning travel pictures. These travel quotes were featured recently on our travel blog travelphant.com but we wanted to share them here too.        

4 Biggest Steel Structures Ever Made

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From the first steel skyscraper built in 1885 to the towering 2,717 ft Burj Khalifa, architects have been on a quest to make steel structures bigger and better. Constant vying for the top spot on the list of tallest and…

Top 5 Regrets Of The Dying

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A thought-provoking and motivational article I read today looked at life regrets from those close to death. An Australian nurse who spent several years working in palliative care caring for patients recorded them and amongst the top regrets is ‘I…

Top 10 Technologies Changing the World

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A recent report published by Citi group investment bank predicted ten technologies that will change the world and the way in which companies do business. Analysts looked at a variety of different sectors including IT, entertainment and manufacturing. Some of…

Quick guide to photography for beginners

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Embarking upon a voyage into the world of photography can be daunting, to say the least. As a complete novice, it’s difficult to know quite where to begin. The journey from beginner to becoming a skilled photographer can, however, be…

ARGUS-IS – 1.8 gigapixel military drone camera

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Big brother is watching! Showcasing the mind blowing ARGUS-IS, a 1.8 gigapixel military drone camera, part of a $18.5 million military contract awarded back in 2007. The DARPA-developed ARGUS-IS the highest resolution surveillance platform in the world, and, when mounted to…

Frightening Lightning Photographs

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Thunderbolt and lightning pictures, a collection of very cool photographs taken from photographers around the world. A selection of the coolest lightning storms caught on camera.   Lightning is an atmospheric discharge of electricity, which typically occurs during thunderstorms, and…

Northern Lights Photographs

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A collection of stunning Aurora Borealis or ‘northern lights’ pictures from national Geographic that capture beautifully this amazing phenomenon. Just imagine what people must have thought thousands of years ago and saw streams and swirls of colours in the night…

Cool and Bizarre X Ray Pictures

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A collection of both cool, bizarre and disturbing X ray pictures. The idea of seeing inside the human body is strange enough, without seeing some the weird things that get inside these bodies! Some of the pictures in this story…

Cool Sinkhole Pictures & Videos

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Showcasing pictures and videos of the cool natural phenomenon that are sinkholes. A sinkhole happens when water erodes solid bedrock, carving an underground cavity that can then collapse. Many parts of the US are at risk for sinkholes but they…

Bob Marley Soccer Pictures

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Showcasing cool pictures of Bob Marley playing soccer. The pictures capture Bob Marley playing in formal games, or just juggling the ball which show a different side to Bob Marley. From these cool pictures we clearly see Bob Marley’s passion…

Carl Sagan Videos

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‪American astronomer Carl Sagan was a great inspiration to many of us sci-fi nerds having being at the forefront of the search for extra terrestrial life (SETI). Carl Sagan left behind some deeply inspiring and thought provoking work including more than…