With 1.2 million people dying on roads across the world each year, something needs to be done to make motoring safer. While manufacturers and governments have work to do, motorists themselves ultimately have the last say on how safe they are behind the wheel. Let's take texting. We all...
A brave little girl fighting brain cancer recently got a call from Frozen's Princess Anna of Arendelle! Six year old Avery Huffman suffers from Diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG), an inoperable brain tumor that fewer than 10% of children survive. After hearing about Avery's story, Kristen Bell - who...
This is Jesse Shand. Back in 2013, at the age of just 26, Jesse weighed a whopping 50 stone (700lb). He was housebound and unable to wash. He spent his days playing computer games and eating. He had reached rock bottom. One day he decided to sign up to a...
An Indian holy man has claimed that he has not eaten or drunk anything in 75 years, and has the medical evidence to prove it! Prahlad Jani, 83, who lives in a cave near Amba Ji Temple, claims to have gone without food or water since the age of...
The thought of having your car stolen is, no doubt, one which fills you full of dread. Sure, you might have insurance that will (eventually) recompense you for the loss, but the inconvenience and sheer anger you'd feel is surely something we'd all like to avoid. And while it...
In the search for the most visually stunning and jaw-dropping images, Russian photographer Anatoly Beloshchin will go, literally, to the ends of the Earth. He's not afraid to jump off things, climb up things and - as we're about to see, dive into things to get the pictures he needs....
We've seen some weird and wonderful tales recently here that have come from people opening up about their lives on Facebook. There's the jogger who was being harassed until a young boy stepped in. And not forgetting the guy with the funniest name on Facebook! Jennifer split with her partner not...
Growing up and growing old can be a strange thing, can't it? From the very day we're born, we walk down a long old path to becoming elderly and, eventually, shuffling off this mortal coil. It is all part of being human, isn't it? It can be scary, sure. For...
He's a Black Belt in Karate and a former Marine. He's a survivor of childhood abuse, an actor, motivational speaker and martial arts instructor. Victor Marx is basically a talented man who does a lot of things. But he doesn't let his traumatic experiences from being a kid or a...
To make sure that cars are as safe as possible on the roads, regular car crash tests are undertaken by manufacturers and safety organizations across the world. It's a very serious business, but there's no denying the ensuing videos of such tests can make for some pretty entertaining viewing... Here...
31 October 2015. 15 year-old Kayleigh Harwood starts talking to a man online. They get on well. In just two weeks the pair exchange 2643 messages. He's nice to her. He pays her compliments. Eventually they meet... On November 14th, Kayleigh was raped, battered, killed and dumped in woodland by 28...
Never judge a book by its cover. There are two sides to every story. Things are not always as they seem. Etc etc. These may all be cliches, but they are certainly true, as the following video will testify to. This man is sick of a homeless man hanging around...
A Florida police officer has become an internet sensation after photographs of her eating lunch with a homeless man emerged. Ten days ago, TiAnna Greene was taking her daughter to Summer Camp when she saw Sgt. Erica Hay sit down alongside the man and hand him some food and...
Bikers Against Child Abuse International are an amazing group of people. Also known as 'BACA' for short, they're an organization of bikers whose sole aim is to help and protect children. Specifically children who have been abused. They carry out lots of brilliant work in the community and help...
Now, HOPEFULLY you and your friends and family will never need to know about any of what we're about to talk about here. But we think it's pretty important to have this knowledge anyway. What are we talking about? Well, how to escape a sinking car. So just how...