Cityvisitor blog

Monthly Archives: January 2018

The secret to keeping mosquitoes away!

If you are one of those people who always get bitten by mosquitoes, a new scientific report will be of great interest.

Read more...
Posted in Current Affairs | Leave a comment

Look out for the disco ball in space

A huge silver disco ball has been sent into space, simply for the purpose of allowing us to enjoy looking at it.

Read more...
Posted in Current Affairs | Leave a comment

The sun has gone missing in Europe

Have you been suffering from the January blues?  Apparently, in Europe we have suffered from a particularly dark winter this year – with Moscow reported to have had only six minutes of sunshine in December, compared to its usual average of 18 hours.

Read more...
Posted in Weather | Leave a comment

Naked wedding dress unveiled

Remember the story of the emperor’s new clothes? Well, the story seems to have been recreated at the Paris Couture Fashion Week.

Read more...
Posted in Current Affairs, Fashion | Leave a comment

Could Amazon’s new supermarket revolutionise shopping?

Amazon has already completely changed the way people shop, but another seismic shift could soon be on the way.

Read more...
Posted in Economy | Leave a comment

Loneliness minister is announced

A new minister has been appointed to tackle loneliness in the UK – following a report that found being lonely was as bad for your health as smoking.

Read more...
Posted in Health, News | Comments Off on Loneliness minister is announced

Sneezing proves dangerous for one man

Did you ever hear that rumour when you were a child – if you sneeze with your eyes open they will pop out as you sneeze at 100mph? Did you try sneezing with your eyes open just to prove the theory wrong?

Read more...
Posted in Current Affairs, Health | Comments Off on Sneezing proves dangerous for one man

Technology trio taking over

We’ve welcomed Siri and Alexa into the world, but now there is another digital friend on the way.

Read more...
Posted in Current Affairs, Technology | Comments Off on Technology trio taking over

Thinking about a resolution…

How are the New Year resolutions going?  I would like to say I haven’t broken any of mine yet but as it stands, I haven’t even actually started any of them!

Read more...
Posted in Celebrations | Comments Off on Thinking about a resolution…

Should football have a winter break?

The debate over whether football should have a winter break has run for a very long time.

Read more...
Posted in Sport | Comments Off on Should football have a winter break?