After A Nuclear War, The World’s Emergency Food Supply Could Be Seafood

After A Nuclear War, The World’s Emergency Food Supply Could Be Seafood

People in wealthy, industrialised countries are used to finding their supermarket shelves fully stocked. Yet for a brief period early in the COVID-19 pandemic, some of those shelves emptied out, as panic drove shoppers to stockpile and supply chains were interrupted. For many, this came as a reminder that our…

Can Australia Safely Burn Waste To Make Fuel Like They Do in Denmark?

Can Australia Safely Burn Waste To Make Fuel Like They Do in Denmark?

When it comes to handling the waste crisis in Australia, options are limited: we either export our waste or bury it. But to achieve current national targets, policy-makers are increasingly asking if we can instead safely burn waste as fuel. Proposals for waste incinerators are being considered in the Greater…

McDonald’s New ‘McPlant’ Is Coming for Beyond Meat’s Dreams in 2021

McDonald’s New ‘McPlant’ Is Coming for Beyond Meat’s Dreams in 2021

For plant-based meat companies like Beyond and Impossible, deals with fast-food restaurants are the smoothest path to viability. McDonald’s has been the biggest potential prize in that competition. But on Monday, it put an end to speculation on which company will be lucky enough to produce the future meat for…

I’m Tired of Broken Smart Homes

I’m Tired of Broken Smart Homes

While smart homes can be pretty convenient, they also require a certain type of never-ending vigilance. Specifically, you have to keep up with which companies support what platforms, and if any mergers or acquisitions have royally screwed your entire setup. Then, you have to decide whether you’re going to go…

Zoom Stock Takes a Dive on Positive Coronavirus Vaccine News

Zoom Stock Takes a Dive on Positive Coronavirus Vaccine News

There’s never been a more joyous time to watch tech stock prices fall. As markets opened on Monday, Pfizer shared the news that a trial of its coronavirus vaccine had shown it to be 90 per cent effective. American markets soared to all-time highs while many stocks that benefit from…

Trump Launches New ‘Voter Fraud’ Hotline After Prank Calls Swamp Old Number

Trump Launches New ‘Voter Fraud’ Hotline After Prank Calls Swamp Old Number

President Donald Trump’s grumpy gang of dipshits set up a new hotline over the weekend for Americans to report “voter suppression, irregularities and fraud” during last week’s presidential election. The old number was inundated with prank calls, and the Trump regime has pledged to keep changing the number if the…

Production On The Witcher Season 2 Shuts Down, Again

Production On The Witcher Season 2 Shuts Down, Again

Good news, the second season of Netflix’s The Witcher is in production right now! The bad news? It’s been shut down, yet again, thanks to coronavirus. Deadline reports that multiple positive COVID-19 tests have forced The Witcher to halt filming in the UK. There are four positive cases amongst the…

The World’s Largest Motorcycle Is A Crime Against Nature And I Love It

The World’s Largest Motorcycle Is A Crime Against Nature And I Love It

I, along with many other people in this world, have a morbid fascination with the World’s Largest Things. Whether it’s the world’s largest pizza or the world’s largest ball of rubber bands, these things have no reason to exist and yet they do, despite everything in our bodies that says…

The Myth Of Electric Cars: Why We Also Need To Focus On Buses And Trains

The Myth Of Electric Cars: Why We Also Need To Focus On Buses And Trains

California recently announced that it plans to ban the sales of gas-powered vehicles by 2035, Ontario has invested $500 million in the production of electric vehicles (EVs) and Tesla is quickly becoming the world’s highest-valued car company. It almost seems like owning an electric vehicle is a silver bullet in…

The Best VR Headsets You Can Get Right Now

The Best VR Headsets You Can Get Right Now

In the short time since Oculus and HTC basically ushered modern consumer VR into existence, VR HMDs (aka VR headsets) have come a long way from the big, bulky contraptions with low resolutions we first saw in 2016. But now, not only is there a huge library of VR games…

Xbox Series X Australian Review: It Needs Time

Xbox Series X Australian Review: It Needs Time

The Xbox Series X promises a brave new world of gaming, unlike anything we’ve seen before. With a cool new design and eye-bulging specs its difficult not to be caught up in the hype. But when so much relies on future-tech and unreleased games, is it actually worth it yet?…

Wait — Apple’s MagSafe Duo Charger Costs How Much?

Wait — Apple’s MagSafe Duo Charger Costs How Much?

Apple recently made the somewhat surprising announcement that MagSafe was making a comeback with the iPhone 12 lineup. And while the MagSafe Duo wasn’t quite AirPower, it was an accessory that would charge your iPhone 12 and Apple Watch at the same time. That’s an attractive proposition, as the magnets…