While the bread and butter of Gizmodo UK is in the bits and bytes of technology, we have a lot of fun in the off-topic areas, with many of the stories being filed in the WTF category. Bookmark this page for the sillier stories, from ridiculous examples of body-art, to... sausages made of skittles?
While word was still getting out he had passed away at the age of 76, something rather disturbing was happening at the hospital. Einstein's brain had been stolen, and that is just the beginning of the story.
The main reason this is the case has to do with the signal interacting with a particular layer of the atmosphere known as the ionosphere, and how this interaction changes from the nighttime to the daytime.
A strong stench – described at the time as "like dead bodies" – colloquially known as "The Battersea Smell" is the starting point in this fascinating tale of scientists heading a revolution in evidence-based research.
This intriguing image shows what a blood clot looks like if you zoom right in. The best bit? The image is entitled The Clot Thickens. It is the winner of an annual competition held by British Heart Foundation. Read more >