Qatar Airways gets five-star Covid-19 safety rating from Skytrax, Edinburgh Airport gets four stars

Qatar Airways has become the world’s first long-haul airline to receive a maximum five-star ‘Covid-19 Airline Safety Rating’ from Skytrax. The respected UK-based air transport rating agency found the carrier had ‘adopted a broad and robust range of safety and hygiene measures to accommodate customers’ after assessing standards on its flights and at its home … Read more Qatar Airways gets five-star Covid-19 safety rating from Skytrax, Edinburgh Airport gets four stars

Missing American Airlines wine? Now flyers in the States can have it delivered to their door

Missing American Airlines wine and Champagne? Now flyers in the States can have it delivered straight to their door (and earn air miles at the same time) AA inflight wine is now available in the U.S via the Flagship Cellars service  Members of the AAdvantage loyalty program can earn two miles per dollar Twice a year … Read more Missing American Airlines wine? Now flyers in the States can have it delivered to their door

The amazing FOLDABLE house: Mini dwelling can be transported by truck almost anywhere and unfolded

Thought origami was only performed with paper? Think again. One enterprising company is doing it with houses. Latvian start-up Brette Haus makes amazing folded-up mini dwellings that are moved to a (flat) location of choice by truck – and then unfolded by two people in just three hours. They come in three designs – Compact, … Read more The amazing FOLDABLE house: Mini dwelling can be transported by truck almost anywhere and unfolded

Commercial supersonic travel edges closer: Aerion breaks ground on Florida HQ for 1,000mph jet

The arrival of a new era of commercial supersonic travel is approaching, with a firm behind a 1,000mph business jet having broken ground on a state-of-the-art global HQ where the aircraft will be built, tested, customized and ultimately launched for service from in 2027. Aerion Park in Melbourne, Florida, will produce 300 of the jets … Read more Commercial supersonic travel edges closer: Aerion breaks ground on Florida HQ for 1,000mph jet

New York skyscraper design is made up of tube-like structures coiled inside a towering frame

Pictured: The eye-popping 688ft-tall New York skyscraper that has a twisting space-age design like no other The renderings have been dreamt-up by Turkish architecture firm Hayri Atak Architectural Design Studio Studio described the structure as ‘amorphous’ and having a ‘transparent, ghostly stance in the city skyline’ In 2019, it unveiled a design for a cliff-edge … Read more New York skyscraper design is made up of tube-like structures coiled inside a towering frame

New York skyscraper design is made up of tube-like structures coiled inside a 688ft towering frame

Pictured: The eye-popping 688ft-tall New York skyscraper that has a twisting space-age design like no other The renderings have been dreamt-up by Turkish architecture firm Hayri Atak Architectural Design Studio Studio described the structure as ‘amorphous’ and having a ‘transparent, ghostly stance in the city skyline’ In 2019, it unveiled a design for a cliff-edge … Read more New York skyscraper design is made up of tube-like structures coiled inside a 688ft towering frame

Timelapse video shows first giant creature being assembled for Legoland Windsor’s new Mythica land

Amazing timelapse video shows the first giant creature being assembled for Legoland Windsor’s new Mythica land – a 334kg Chimera made from over 100,000 Lego bricks The Chimera was created in Lego’s master workshop and took 12 model-makers 653 hours to build The team behind the new land spent a year discussing and testing ideas … Read more Timelapse video shows first giant creature being assembled for Legoland Windsor’s new Mythica land

Pizza is the world’s favourite takeaway meal but Chinese is top in Britain and America

A reworked world map has revealed the most popular takeaway choices around the globe – and it’s pizza that’s the runaway winner. On the map – generated using Google search data – country names have been supplemented by their residents’ most-searched-for takeaway cuisine. Pizza is top in 44 countries, including India and Germany, while Chinese … Read more Pizza is the world’s favourite takeaway meal but Chinese is top in Britain and America

MasterChef winner Oli Martin has top tips to help make home cooking restaurant standard

Missing restaurant food? Then make it at home – by following the advice of top chef Oli Martin. He won the festive edition of MasterChef: The Professionals recently and his restaurant at Hipping Hall in Kirkby Lonsdale has an impressive four AA rosettes, so he knows his way around the kitchen. Here he offers top … Read more MasterChef winner Oli Martin has top tips to help make home cooking restaurant standard

The Nissan van that comes with a built-in OFFICE that even slides out so you can work outside

The amazing Nissan van that comes with a built-in OFFICE (and it even slides out so you can work in the fresh air) Nissan exhibited the concept at the 2021 Tokyo Auto Salon – one of the world’s biggest custom car shows A demo video shows how the office pod has room for a computer … Read more The Nissan van that comes with a built-in OFFICE that even slides out so you can work outside