Catatumbo Lightning – The Biggest Light Show On Earth

On July 11, 2013 by Lazer Horse

Are you a fan of thunder? Do you get excited by an electric storm? If the answer to both those questions was yes, I have found the perfect holiday destination for you. Read...

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Clearing Out China’s Yellow River Of Silt

On July 9, 2013 by Lazer Horse

These incredible pictures were taken at Xiao Lang Di Dam on the Yellow River in Jiyuan, Central China’s Henan province. Silt builds up in massive amounts and has to be periodically cleared. They adjust...

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Incredible Algae Covered Beach In Qingdao, China

On July 7, 2013 by Lazer Horse

These aren’t exactly images of the sort of tropical beach you might want to hang out at, it looks more like the bog of eternal stench. But this Chinese algae jungle has become...

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University Maths Teachers That Look Exactly Like Maths Teachers Should – The Professors

On July 4, 2013 by Lazer Horse

So, the simple premise for these two posts is a collection of pictures of people that teach Maths at University. I plucked them fresh from the websites of The University of Sheffield, The University of...

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University Maths Teachers That Look Exactly Like Maths Teachers Should – The Doctorates

On July 4, 2013 by Lazer Horse

So, the simple premise for these two posts is a collection of pictures of people that teach Maths at University. I plucked them fresh from the websites of The University of Sheffield, The...

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The World’s 23rd Full Face Transplant Was A Roaring Success: One Year On

On June 28, 2013 by Lazer Horse

After a horrific shooting accident Richard Lee Norris, now 38, lived as a recluse for 15 years. He only ventured out at night, and when he did he always wore a mask. He...

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Maths Meets Art – Anamorphic Sculptures By Jonty Hurwitz

On June 28, 2013 by Lazer Horse

Jonty Hurwitz effortlessly blends number crunching and aesthetics. Well, it doesn’t sound effortless really, there’s a lot of work that goes into making these amazing anamorphic sculptures. Months of ground work and a...

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Richard Dawkins Does A Mad One About Memes For Saatchi & Saatchi

On June 24, 2013 by Lazer Horse

Richard Dawkins, love him or hate him, has risen rapidly through the consciousness of Western humans recently. He’s come from what many people would call a dry background of evolutionary science and arrived...

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Find Out How Things Work Through The Medium Of GIFs

On June 23, 2013 by Lazer Horse

I’d never wondered how any of the following things worked, but the GIFs are so pleasing I thought you might want a bit of a look yourself: How A Geneva Drive Works What’s...

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Naked Mole-Rat May Help Fight Cancer

On June 20, 2013 by Tim Newman

As you can see from the picture above, the East African naked mole-rat will be winning no prizes for being cute. But then neither will I, so I can’t judge.  A team led by...

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