What do you do at weekends if you're a NASA engineer - or even a retired NASA engineer? Sit around watching Apollo 13? Nope - you fiddle about with watermelons! That's right. Well, it's right in the case of former NASA employee Mark Rober. In his latest watermelon part...
You know when you go to the store or supermarket and buy eggs? The carton has a whole bunch of numbers on the side, doesn't it? One of them is clear - it's a 'best buy' date. We all understand that. But what about that mysterious number next it?...
Breakfast. It's the most important meal of the day, right? Right. And, if you do it right, it's the most delicious meal of the day too. You wake up starving hungry after having been half a day without having eaten. You want tasty food. But you don't want to...
Potatoes. We all love potatoes, don't we? There's no greater legume. Snacks, sides, main meals, these versatile ground gifts are unrivaled in the culinary world. French fries, mash, chips, tater tots... The list is seemingly endless. But we think we may well have stumbled across the tastiest way to...
We all love a good burger, don't we? A huge great big juicy slab of beef encased in bread, with melted cheese all over it. But it's not always convenient to chow down on an entire burger. Like if you just fancy a quick snack or you're at a...
What are your thoughts on meatloaf? No, not the big ol' singer who would do almost anything for love (but not that)  - we mean the meal. If you're anything like us, you'll probably cringe a little when you hear the word. We still remember our mom's really quite...
When it comes to coffee chains, there's no one out there to rival the Seattle-based conglomerate Starbucks. Most of us have enjoyed a tall Frappuccino at one point or another in one of Starbucks' accommodating and cosy coffee shops. But is there a darker side to the company? Well, the...
Sword Sands in Langstone Harbour near Portsmouth in England. It's a beach like any other and it provides the setting for this easy little tutorial video on how to catch razor clams. The clip has racked up an incredible 18 MILLION views so far! And it's all down to the...
Most of us suffer from one medical ailment or other. Whether it's high blood pressure, high cholesterol, stress or something else. And we seek the answers and solutions to such problems pharmaceutically, don't we? We book an appointment with our doctor and seek pills and lotions and other medicines...
You're a fan of the Back To The Future movies, aren't you? Everyone loves them, after all. That was back when family films were all the rage. Well made and actually funny... *sigh* Anyway, remember the second in the franchise? Sure you do! The plot of Back To The...
Bananas. They're not just good for monkeys, you know. Do you eat them? You know they're good for you, right? And in so many ways too. Doctors even reckon now that just two small bananas a day can significantly reduce the symptoms of stress, anxiety and even depression. And...