Finally – The Science behind Hangovers and How to Cure them

If you’ve witnessed the euphoric high that comes with alcoholic intoxication, chances are that you’ve also suffered from a crippling hangover the next day. A hangover that makes you want to hide in your bed and forget anything else exists, that makes you question the point of your very existence and if it’s all worth…

The Fermi Paradox – Why haven’t aliens contacted us yet?

There are thought to be 10 million billion intelligent civilisations in the universe, and yet none of them have contacted us yet. Wait what, 10 million billion? Yes, well firstly –  The universe is huge and the Earth is minuscule No matter how big you think the universe is, it’s bigger. Not to mention the fact…

10 Challenges of 3D printing the Media doesn’t tell you about

Everyone who has so much as seen a newspaper over the last decade knows that 3D printing has been one of the the biggest technology media frenzies for a long time. But in reality, it’s been around for over 30 years, and despite the market growing at over 20% per year, the use of 3D…

What is the Dark Web?

Seeing as you’ve found your way onto this page and you are a 21st century human, we’ll assume you’ve heard of the World Wide Web. However, have you heard about the darker side of the web, lurking in the murky depths below the visible surface of the internet? On 22 July 2016, Ali David Sonboly…

Blast from the Past: 10 Hilarious Failed Technologies

We live in a world of rapidly growing technology. Exciting advancements are being made every day, and the world at large is completely transforming right before our eyes. However, for every fascinating and successful technology, there are numerous ones that have failed – for reasons ranging from the hilarious to the outright dumb. Thefullapple takes a…

The Pokémon GO hype explained – Augmented Reality

With more daily users than Twitter, and more engagement than Facebook, Pokémon Go has instantly eclipsed every social network in popularity, something unforeseen by even the most optimistic Niantic executive. It’s a global phenomenon, an incredible call to action for all those dormant Pokémon fans that waited patiently for their game to be taken to…

The Ethics of Self-Driving Cars

Only just last month, 40 year old Joshua Brown tragically lost his life whilst being driven by his new Tesla Model S car. The car’s autopilot feature was unable to recognise the “white side of the tractor trailer against a brightly lit sky” that had driven across the car’s path. The first tragedy of its…

Five times Artificial Intelligence went wrong

From Microsoft’s Holocaust denying, Hitler loving Twitterbot to Google’s racist facial recognition software, discover the five most shocking Artificial Intelligence fails of all time.