Urban runaround: The “Flinstones” bicycle with no pedals or saddle that is powered by walking

Urban runaround: The “Flintstones” bicycle with no pedals or saddle German inventors say the design could be the ultimate urban transportRiders are held up by a harness. It is a design that is sure to turn heads around town German designers have revealed a bizarre bicycle with no pedals.

Name game: The top five tips to ensure you don"t forget what people are called

Naming game: The top five tips to ensure you don”t forget those all important names It is the cause of many an awkward situation, and an often uttered phrase: ‘I’m terrible with names.’ But what makes names particularly difficult to remember where, for instance, telephone numbers might come easily ‘Originally your name was designed to be simple to remember and to be linked to the context of your life,’ says memory expert Tony Buzan, founder of the World Memory Championships and author of numerous books on the subject. ‘For example, if you walked into a little village a few hundred years ago, the family on the farm were called the Farmer family