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WATCH: This earthquake-proof bed ‘swallows’ you and saves your life

If you still wonder whether there is any gadget that could protect you from deadly tremors, an invention by a Russian scientist has an answer to it. Couple of years ago, he designed a nightmarish bed that can protect its sleeping owner by folding them up in a steel coffin in the event of an earthquake. On first glance the bed looks completely conventional, despite being quite high. However, if an earthquake hits, sensors in the bed detect the movement and collapse the mattress down into the bed's box-shaped…

This job will pay you to just lie down for two months

There is nothing better a lazy Sunday when can you beat a day at home relaxing, refreshing your mind, body and soul, and relieving stress. Now just imagine if you were actually paid for it? Researchers at France’s space medical institute are looking for 24 healthy, young men to lie down and do absolutely nothing for two months. Each successful candidate will receive €16,000 (around £13,600). The researchers want to reproduce microgravity, which is the state of virtual weightlessness, and study its effects on the…

Man electrocuted after charging iPhone in bed overnight

WASHINGTON: A man was nearly electrocuted when he slept with his iPhone in his bed as it charged overnight. The incident happened on March 22 when Wiley Day from Huntsville, Alabama woke up and rolled over, when a dog-tag necklace he was wearing caught the exposed prongs of the charger. The metal chain became a conductor for the electricity and it traveled straight to his neck. The 32-year-old does not have enough adjectives to describe the jolt he felt saying it was "the eeriest, darkest, most demonic thing you could…

Shahbaz Sharif says despite criticism will continue to serve people

LAHORE: Following the day when an elderly woman died at Jinnah Hospital Lahore after being badly treated for which the Punjab government was being held accountable, Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif on Tuesday said that regardless of all the criticism, he would continue to serve people.   During a meeting with a delegation of Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) leaders, he asked the public to remain distant from the politics of chaos in the country. Shahbaz Sharif said, “People now recognise those who put their country…