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Get ready for the chips and ketchup plant on sale in the UK soon

Well we have had the eggs and chips plant, which is a hybrid aubergine and potato plant, but lovers of chips smothered with tomato ketchup are looking forward with anticipation of the TomTato, which is a plant that grows both tomatoes and potatoes.

Unfortunately you will still have to peel, chip and cook the spuds, the tomato ketchup could be another challenge that may stretch the talents of most of us, but it is a start. The plant, which is going to cost £5, is going on sale here in Britain and it has taken six years to develop it. In case anyone was concerned we can state that the plant was developed through grafting techniques and is definitely not a GM produced plant. (more…)

Boxer Shorts

The shocking truth behind men’s underpants

Whether a man prefers boxer shorts, Y fronts, or jockey style trunks, a survey carried out with 2,000 men has revealed some interesting things that include the unpalatable fact that some men wear them for a whole week before getting hem washed!

3D printing technology allows damaged corpses to have new faces

3D Printed Parts

Death of a loved one can be a distressing time, even more so should they have been involved in an accident which damaged their facial features, this makes viewing the body difficult for relatives. Previously technicians in funeral parlours have been able to mend corpses, in China with wax, but now a new technique is available to them.

Shocking: drinking “black water” can make you live longer!


There’s a water beverage on the market that can actually help you to live longer, and it comes from deep below the earth’s surface and is black in colour (yes, BLACK!) – no joke!

The human brain and heart are composed of 73% water, and the lungs are about 83% water. The skin contains 64% water, muscles and kidneys are 79%, and even the bones are watery: 31%. Pretty much, you need water to survive. But are you drinking the proper H20?!

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Medical negligence is a real worry for the NHS

It seems that the NHS is never out of the news at the moment, with the ‘Doctors Strike’ leading to thousands of operations being cancelled, and shocking health news hitting the headlines when research revealed at least 340 blunders occur on NHS maternity wards every day and over 300 ‘never events’ happen yearly in UK hospitals.

Scientists simulate Mars soil conditions and successfully grow vegetables


A successful experiment has been carried out by scientists at Wageningen University, under lead scientist Dr Wieger Wamelink to replicate the soil conditions found on planet Mars and grow vegetables. The results have been good and according to Dr Wamelink, the yields came surprisingly close to those grown in normal compost. The species that were grown were tomato, rye, radish, pea, leek, spinach, rocket, cress, quinoa, and chives and it appears that six of these were successfully harvested.

Shoppers stunned as they watch man urinating into a freezer at Morrisons

Freezer Aisle

The behaviour of some people takes a lot of believing at times, but what shoppers witnessed at a Morrisons Store in Stockport stretched the imagination beyond belief. According to witnesses, not content with his disgraceful performance at one of the freezer cabinets, he also went around the store breaking wine bottles whilst wandering around.

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