Owners of Dorset beauty spot urge government to teach ‘culturally diverse’ tourists how to behave

The owners of a renowned British beauty spot that was ravaged by litter and vandalism last summer have urged the government to educate ‘culturally diverse’ tourists how to behave in the countryside.  The Lulworth Estate, which owns Durdle Door in Dorset, has complained that huge crowds that headed for Britain’s coasts during the easing of … Read more

Wotif 2021 Aussie Town of the Year Awards are revealed, with Cairns taking out the top spot

With its resort-like lagoons, warm sunny weather and gateway to the majestic Great Barrier Reef, it’s no surprise Cairns has been crowned the number one town in Australia.  Travel website Wotif has announced the top 10 winners of the 2021 Aussie Town of the Year Awards based on their accommodation quality, affordability, traveller satisfaction and appealing … Read more

NASA fans spot hidden message on Perseverance’s parachute written in binary

Internet sleuths have uncovered a hidden message left by NASA on the inside of the parachute that landed Perseverance on Mars – it says ‘Dare Mighty Things’ in binary. The code was written into the lining of the parachute, made from a custom material crafted in Devon, and kept under wraps until it was deployed … Read more

Bad Spot, bad! Pranksters mounted a paintball GUN on a Boston Dynamics’ $75,000 robot dog

Forget ‘a bull in a china shop’ — tomorrow, members of the public will be able to take remote control of an armed, paintball-firing robotic dog in an art gallery. Quirky, chaos-loving, New York-based start-up MSCHF (pronounced ‘mischief’) are behind the campaign, which highlights the risk of such machines being misused. MSCHF mounted the compressed air … Read more

Pretty in power pink: Ditch cutesy pastels – this shade hits the spring sweet spot…

Pink has always had an image problem. While red has the monopoly on sexy (wine, lipstick, blood) and close cousin orange takes all the warmth (fire, ginger, spice), pink has been left to describe the cute, the coy and the infantile. In recent months, however, there has been a concerted effort by designers and celebrities … Read more

Can you spot which breakfast is healthier? Dietitian Paula Norris shares photos of her meals

Can you spot which breakfast is healthier? Dietitian shares photos of her meals – but one packs almost double the calories A dietitian shared photos of two similar breakfasts, but one has far more calories Paula Norris, from Melbourne, said a few simple tweaks makes a big difference She decreases muesli and almonds and increases … Read more

Bestinvest Spot the Dog report reveals worst performing investment funds

As an ordinary punter, it can be tough to stay one step ahead and make prudent and profitable decisions about where to invest your hard-earned cash. But twice a year a report surfaces that names and shames underperforming investment funds, and managers ‘live in fear of being included in the kennel of shame’, according to … Read more

Can you spot the design flaw at new £365,000 Bristol house that has stumped social media users? 

Design flaw in new £365,000 house draws ridicule from stumped social media users… but can YOU spot it? A new build property in Bristol has been built with one glaringly obvious issue  Reddit users shared a picture of the baffling gaffe and ridiculed the mistake  Questioned who made the decision and sarcastically branded it a … Read more

Can you spot the design flaw at new £365,000 Bristol house that has stumped social media users? 

‘Quality job’: Can you spot the design flaw at new £365,000 Bristol house that is drawing ridicule from stumped social media users? A new build property in Bristol has been built with one glaringly obvious issue  Reddit users shared a picture of the baffling gaffe and ridiculed the mistake  Questioned who made the decision and … Read more

Now scientists spot ANOTHER variant: Finland detects new strain

Now scientists spot ANOTHER Covid variant: Finland detects strain that ‘shares mutations with South African and Kent versions’ Only one case of variant temporarily named Fin-796H has been spotted so far Finnish experts who detected variant called combination of mutations ‘unique’  British scientists today told MailOnline there was no reason to panic yet By Stephen … Read more