Twitch in the 1980s

Twitch is a live streaming video platform owned by Amazon. It is introduced in June 2011 as a spin-off of the general-interest streaming platform, Justin.tv. The site primarily focuses on video game live streaming, including broadcasts of eSports competitions, in addition to creative content, "in real life" streams. But what if we

The floor is lava!

The floor is lava is a game in which people have to imagine that the floor is made of lava. At random moments players can challenge a player by shouting "The floor is lava!" After that the player has five seconds to find a "safe" place. Although the game is years old,

The future in 1979

Kenneth Gatland and David Jefferis, the writers of the Usborne Book of the Future (first published in 1979) were right about a lot of future predictions, like the phone watch, flat screens, solar energy, the Hubble space telescope and the International Space Station. They were wrong about intelligent robots, although Siri

The whole world is now in your browser

The whole world is now in your browser. Fly through landmarks and cities like London, Tokyo and Rome in stunning 3D, then dive in to experience them first hand with Street View. See the world from a new point of view with Voyager, which brings you stories from the BBC,

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