The Man Who Squeezes Muscles: Searching for Purple Aki

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Across Merseyside, there is a name which has been whispered for decades – ‘Purple Aki’. Benjamin Zand goes in search of the truth behind one of the UK’s strangest stories. Continue reading “The Man Who Squeezes Muscles: Searching for Purple Aki”

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The Man Who Squeezes Muscles: Searching for Purple Aki

3 Real-Life Creepy Cases Of Ancient Aliens

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Were our ancestors visited by extraterrestrials? Continue reading “3 Real-Life Creepy Cases Of Ancient Aliens”

3 Real-Life Creepy Cases Of Ancient Aliens

Welcome to Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwyllllantysiliogogogoch

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At 58 letters, Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwyllllantysiliogogogoch is the longest town name in all of Europe. It wasn’t always the town’s name, though—in the 1860s, the name was developed as a way to entice tourists to make the town a stop on their travels. It’s an amalgamation of the Welsh words and names for local landmarks, and it’s probably the best PR stunt of the 1860s—or today. So yeah, welcome to Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwyllllantysiliogogogoch! You don’t need to be able to say it to enjoy your stay. Continue reading “Welcome to Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwyllllantysiliogogogoch”

Welcome to Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwyllllantysiliogogogoch

The Floppotron: a Floppy Drive Version of The Final Countdown

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Europe – The Final Countdown cover by computer hardware orchestra. Continue reading “The Floppotron: a Floppy Drive Version of The Final Countdown”

The Floppotron: a Floppy Drive Version of The Final Countdown

3D Printed Marshmallow Man Turns to Gooey Mush

3D Printed Marshmallow Man Turns to a Puddle

For your viewing pleasure: this 3D printed marshmallow man turns to a puddle of plastic using a blowtorch. Continue reading “3D Printed Marshmallow Man Turns to Gooey Mush”

3D Printed Marshmallow Man Turns to Gooey Mush