12 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do in Spotify

12 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do in Spotify

Spotify has been streaming music since 2008, and it’s changed a lot in that time. New features are constantly added to its apps and the platform as a whole. Just in case there are still some tricks and tools that you haven’t yet spotted, these are some of our favourites…

The DyRET Robot Can Rearrange Its Body To Walk in New Environments

The DyRET Robot Can Rearrange Its Body To Walk in New Environments

Imagine running on a cement footpath, and then suddenly through dry sand. Just to keep upright, you would have to slow down and change the way you run. In the same way, a walking robot would have to change its gait to handle different surfaces. Generally, we humans and most…

Apparently the Pentagon Is Thinking of Giving Jetpacks a Try

Apparently the Pentagon Is Thinking of Giving Jetpacks a Try

If you need further proof that we are living in a literal science fiction movie right now, look no further than the fact that the U.S. Defence Department is thinking about strapping jetpacks onto its special forces cadres. Well, actually the term they are using is “portable personal air mobility…

Why Is My Face Changing Shape As I Get Older?

Why Is My Face Changing Shape As I Get Older?

Two decades of healthy growth, followed by four to eight decades of slow-motion physical and mental collapse — that’s life, for most of us, despite the efforts of various deluded cranks and tech billionaires. Time spares nothing, and seems particularly to have it out for our faces, paying just as…

There’s Still Hope for Attack the Block 2

There’s Still Hope for Attack the Block 2

The Flash movie has lost its Henry Allen. Get a look at the Mortal Kombat movie’s take on Kabal in new footage. Marc Webb teams up with Seth Grahame-Smith for a new R.L. Stine adaptation at Disney. Plus, what’s coming on Batwoman. To me, my spoilers!

How Quickly Can You Recognise a Face or Voice?

How Quickly Can You Recognise a Face or Voice?

How good do you think you are at recognising faces? What about voices? Some people are great at it, while others struggle. Researchers have found a large variation in people’s abilities to recognise the faces or voices of those completely unknown to them. When it comes to face recognition, the…