Eco-friendly, tiny houses may be all the rage right now but how do you know if you’re really ready to downsize? Instead of jumping the gun on a six-figure cell, why not test the waters of small time living in one of these tiny house vacation rentals. From...

E3: Zelda Breathes New Life Into Nintendo

Nintendo has shown the first gameplay footage from its next Legend of Zelda video game – one of the Japanese firm’s most popular franchises. Its main character Link has much greater scope to interact with his open-world environment than in the previous 18 games in the series. There is also a focus on technology rather than magic. The title was originally due to have gone on sale in...

Galaxy Note 7 Reported Teaser Suggests Edge Screen

A reported teaser of Samsung’s next-gen Galaxy Note has surfaced online which seeks to put all rumours to rest. According to the latest revelation, Samsung is calling this year’s Note iteration the Galaxy Note 7, which we have already heard of. The teaser has been shared by PhoneArena,...

Human ‘Drone Taxi’ To Be Tested in Nevada

A human-carrying drone has been given approval for test flights in Nevada, the first of its kind in the United States. The autonomous drone – dubbed 184 – can carry one passenger and was developed by Chinese company EHang. A prototype was shown off at...

Make Your MacBook Stand out from the Crowd

Straight out of the box, your MacBook looks amazing. With sleek, minimalist lines combined with smooth, unblemished planes, its slim, grey body is the embodiment of cool. What’s even better is that underneath it all, it isn’t just a good looking computer. Like every...

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Zika Virus Can Cause Rare Paralysis Disorder

Zika Virus

New research has confirmed the Zika virus can trigger the paralysing condition Guillain-Barre. Xul News revealed two weeks ago that Colombian doctors had found the virus in five patients with the neurological condition. Now scientists at the Institut Pasteur in France have analysed a Zika outbreak in French Polynesia in 2013-14 and also found patients...

Tobacco Firms Must ‘Cough Up’ For Smoking Damage

The Government is being urged to force the tobacco industry to “cough up” cash for the damage caused by smoking. Cancer Research UK says if tobacco companies are charged around 1p for every cigarette sold in the UK, an extra...

Sierra Leone Declared Ebola Free

The Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone where British nurse Pauline Cafferkey caught the disease has been declared over as a crucial milestone is reached. It has been confirmed that 42 days has elapsed since the last new case of the deadly...

Ebola Outbreak Countries: No New Cases For A Week

The three West African countries at the centre of the Ebola epidemic have recorded their first week with no new cases since the outbreak was declared in March 2014. More than 11,000 people have died in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone,...

New Zealand Beat Sri Lanka in First Test in Dunedin

New Zealand Beat Sri Lanka First Test

Neil Wagner’s “miracle” ball helped New Zealand complete a 122-run victory over Sri Lanka in the first Test in Dunedin. Set 405 to win, Sri Lanka resumed on 109-3 looking to bat out...

Novak Djokovic Beats Andy Murray To Win Paris Masters Title

Djokovic Win Paris Masters Title

World number one Novak Djokovic secured his 10th title of the year with an emphatic victory over Britain’s Andy Murray at the Paris Masters final. The 6-2 6-4 win, achieved in just over 90 minutes,...

Rugby World Cup 2015: England 35-11 Fiji

England were made to work hard by Fiji in their World Cup opener but pulled away in the last 20 minutes to secure a bonus-point win at Twickenham. Two tries from full-back Mike Brown and the impact of...

Mayweather Triumphs Over Pacquiao In Vegas

Floyd Mayweather Jr has won his much-anticipated clash with Manny Pacquiao after 12 rounds of a fight watched by millions around the world.The American now stands undefeated in 48 matches after beating...

Solar Impulse Sets Off On 90-Hour Atlantic Crossing

Solar Impulse

The Solar Impulse 2 aircraft has set off from New York to cross the Atlantic, one of the toughest stages of its attempt to fly around the globe using solar energy. The pilot, Bertrand Piccard, will attempt...

Solar Impulse Flies Over Night-Time New York

Solar Impulse

The solar-powered plane Solar Impulse has arrived at New York’s JFK airport after making the short trip from Lehigh Valley in Pennsylvania. Taking off late on Friday night local time, the aircraft...

Solar Impulse Aeroplane Reaches Phoenix, Arizona

Solar Impulse, the zero-fuel aeroplane, has flown the first leg across the continental United States in its attempt to fly around the world. It left Mountain View, California, at dawn on Monday and landed...

Suttons Seeds examines the importance of bee-friendly gardening

Leading garden retailer Suttons Seeds has examined the importance of bee-friendly gardening in their latest visual. From pollenating flowers to creating honey, bees play a vital yet often overlooked role....