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?
Researchers realised that there was something weird about how earthquakes travelled through the ground. At first they thought the weirdness was due to a liquid core. This drawing proved they were half right.
If you’ve been debating whether to get a flu vaccine, you should watch this beautifully terrifying animation of a virus taking over a cell and sending millions of its progeny off to spread the infection.
Jet planes load up with tens of thousands of gallons of fuel which can lead to massive explosions in a crash or terrorist attack. But adding “molecular velcro” to fuel can dramatically reduce its volatility, or explosiveness.