WATCH: Dramatic moment 100kmph tornado rams planes and flips buses at Turkey airport

Turkey has been devastated by tornados this week, with the southern province of Antalya enduring much damage. Antalya is a resort city highly popular with Britons keen to escape to the Mediterranean. Shocking video footage captured the fifth Tornado in four days hitting Antalya’s international airport. The alarming clip shows the 100kmph twister rampaging cross […]

UK to get self-driving buses and taxis by 2021

The UK won’t sit idly by while the US, Japan and China put self-driving vehicles on their roads. The country’s government has announced an ambitious driverless public transport plan for 2021, including autonomous buses in Scotland and self-driving taxis in several of London’s boroughs, with state funding to the tune of £25 million ($ 33 […]

From dumpster fires to deportation buses: The midterms’ craziest campaign ads

American politics has always been about spectacle, and with Tuesday’s midterm elections watched closer than any in recent memory, candidates have been dredging the bottom of the barrel for creative and attention-grabbing ideas. Here we take a look back at the political ads that, for better or worse, stood out from the pack during this […]

Electric buses are avoiding hundreds of thousands of barrels of oil per day

Enlarge / Electric buses are avoiding the need for a lot of barrels of oil. (credit: Getty Images) The global fleet of electric buses is already helping cities avoiding the purchase of 279,000 barrels of oil per day, according to Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF). Diesel buses consume an extraordinary amount of fuel compared to a […]

Holidaymakers headed for this UK airport can scrap parking charges thanks to new buses

The my15 trentbarton service will be adding extra pick-up points across South Derbyshire, North-West Leicestershire and Nottinghamshire, as well as other places in the East Midlands region, helping holidaymakers beat expensive airport parking charges and reach the airport on schedule.  The changes came into effect on Sunday March 25, including new stops at Shardlow and […]

Buses with Apple, Google employees pelted with stones in California

Shuttle buses carrying Apple and Google employees have been attacked with what police believe were either BB guns or rocks. Following the incident Apple said that some of its buses were temporarily rerouted. The incidents occurred while buses carrying Apple and Google employees were driving in both directions of Interstate 280 in the San Francisco […]

Gigantic ‘fatberg’ found under London, weighing same as 11 double-decker buses

Published time: 12 Sep, 2017 11:34 A gigantic ‘fatberg’ – the weight of 11 double-decker buses – has been discovered in an East London sewer. The stomach-churning contents include discarded wet wipes, nappies, fat and oil – in a congealed mass which weighs 130 tons. The 250-meter-long ‘fatberg’ is more than twice the length of […]