Roald Dahl 100 years
The author who created so many different tales of wonder that captured the hearts and mind of children and adults alike, would have celebrated his 100th birthday this week. So to celebrate here are a few facts you may not know about him.
Moana trailer released
Regardless of your age, most people get excited when a new Disney film is announced and Moana is no different! Based in Ancient Oceania, win the South Pacific, it follows a young girl in her adventure to save her family with the help of the demi-god Maui. The trailer has just been released with the film to premier later this year.
It might sound a bit weird, but some clever scientists have developed a way to reduce the amount of water that stays on the road after it has rained. “Thirsty Concrete” will absorb 880 gallons of water per minute! It is hoped that this would help to reduce flash floods and increase the safety of drivers in wet conditions.
Airbag for cyclists
This new design could actually be more effective than a helmet. It deploys in a tenth of a second and protects more of the head and neck area of the user!
The Mysterious Package Company
It starts with an unexpected letter and sends you on an adventure your never dreamed off. The Mysterious Package company has created a 100% member only experience which allows you to include someone in a thrilling journey of intrigue until the ruse is revealed in step 4. Whilst the company keep prices quite close to the chest, it is definitely a present we would love to receive.