Flight secrets: Pilots never fly without this surprising item

Often spotted navigating the airport with a small suitcase in tow, unlike passengers, pilots are not required to fly with many possessions.  The cabin reserves space for passengers whilst the cockpit is small and must be kept tidy. That leaves the question then, of what pilots do carry in their bags when flying around the globe.  […]

Veronica on Netflix: Reviews are SURPRISING – is Spanish horror movie a hit?

The Spanish horror movie came out overseas last year, and made its Netflix debut last month. Whilst some viewers have been calling it too scary to finish, others have said it’s somewhat overhyped – so what do the reviewers think? Surprisingly, the feedback is just as divided, and a recent 100% score on Rotten Tomatoes […]

I challenged myself to read 50 books a year, and it changed my life in surprising ways

Aaron Burden/Unsplash It is easy to use lack of time as an excuse for not reading.  You will get better at reading by making a habit of picking up a book, rather than your phone, at quiet points in the day.  People who read regularly often find that they sleep better, learn more, and have […]

What did Kate Middleton study? The surprising way the Duchess uses her degree now revealed

Kate Middleton, 36, is the wife of Prince William, 35, second-in-line to the British throne. The Duchess of Cambridge, mother-of-two to Prince George, four, and Princess Charlotte, two, and she is soon to give birth to her third child. Now a fully fledged royal, when she met her future-husband Kate was just a normal university […]

Most powerful passport in the world revealed with this surprising country beating Germany

The most powerful passport in the world has been revealed in the latest survey by law firm Henley & Partners. Countries are ranked by how many destinations the holder can travel without needing a visa. Published every year, Germany has come out on top for a number of years in the survey In a surprise […]

Google Maps: Surprising moment when THIS prank is caught on camera

Google Maps captures footage of everyday life from around the globe. The majority of the footage passes by undetected as nothing out of the ordinary in happening. Occasionally however, certain images go viral after users of Google’s Street View spot nothing noteworthy.  One image has caught the eye of the internet, as at first nothing […]

Liverpool news: Virgil van Dijk surprising claim made by John Aldridge

The Holland international joined Liverpool for a club-record fee worth £75million last month and has been a mainstay in the centre of the Reds’ back line ever since. Joel Matip and Dejan Lovren have taken turns in partnering Van Dijk in Jurgen Klopp’s defence. But all eyes have been on how Van Dijk would live […]

Jennifer Lawrence quits acting for a surprising career change: 'I'm taking a year off'

The Oscar-winning star has confirmed plans to take a year’s break in her acting career, with Red Sparrow and the next X-Men film her last projects for a while. “I’m going to take the next year off,” she told Entertainment Tonight in a new interview. “I’m going to be working with this organisation as a […]

Forget millennials — Alibaba is swooping in on a surprising consumer market in China that’s already 222 million strong

Gideon Mendel/Corbis via Getty Images Taobao, the Alibaba-backed online retailer, has launched a customized version of its app for elderly users. China has 255 million people aged over 60, a largely untapped market potentially worth billions in revenue. The company recently began recruiting for two elderly workers to improve its app for older users. Nestle, […]

‘Game of Thrones’ Season 8 May Feature a Blazing Inferno and a Surprising Pregnancy Twist

Game of Thrones‘ eighth and final season doesn’t hit the small screen until sometime in 2019, and when it does, it will only consist of six episodes. That means it’ll have the fewest number of episodes of any season of the fantasy series (although each of those episodes could end up being feature-length). Still, a vague release in […]