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The cycling helmet made of paper!

The cycling helmet made of paper!

The James Dyson Charitable Trust has a mission to get young people excited about design engineering. This year, its design award has gone to a young woman who has produced a recyclable, folding cycling helmet made of paper! Isis Shiffer, from the USA, came up with the idea when she was taking advantage of bike-sharing […]

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School Focusses on Road Safety

School Focusses on Road Safety

Serious cycling accidents have increased rapidly in the past five years. From 2011-2015, there were over 500 serious injuries, up from 350 between 2006 and 2010. At the same time, deaths went up from 24 to 27. A survey carried out last year in Cardiff suggested three quarters of people wanted more money to spend […]

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Pedal power for pupils

Pedal power for pupils

A school teacher from the US has introduced pedals under desks. Apparently this will help the pupils focus on their work. The teacher had said that this has definitely helped. At Martin Middle School, maths teacher Bethany Lambeth said that her pupils would not stop moving around the classroom. Because of this, she has decided […]

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Amsterdam: Levelling-Up My Human Skills

Amsterdam: Levelling-Up My Human Skills

  I managed to survive a journey to Amsterdam, a week in Amsterdam and the train journey back from Amsterdam without any major disasters. On the way back to Paris, I was sitting next to a man that used the train Wi-Fi and his Macbook Air to donate to Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, but he […]

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Guy Martin ‘calls it a day’

Guy Martin ‘calls it a day’

TT rider, world record holder, T.V. personality and all round ‘nutter’, Guy Martin has released a statement on Facebook informing his fans that he is set to retire from certain events. Following in his father’s footsteps, Guy Martin started his career by racing motorbikes. He has been very successful in the TT, but has never […]

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Surfs up Dudes!

Surfs up Dudes!

Two goats one named Goatee, who is the nanny goat, and Pismo, the billy goat, are wowing California beach visitors with their surfing skills. The goats’ owner, Dana McGregor, claimed that he taught his goats to surf because he loves to ride the waves and thought that they would like it too. The goats stood […]