Hayden Vernon

Food

I Tried Living Off Food Waste Apps for a Week

Will picking up leftovers from a neighbour really solve the worldwide food waste crisis? Let's find out!
Hayden Vernon
2.18.20
Fitness

I Biohacked My Way to Marathon Success

Would cryotherapy, "butter coffee" and "coenzyme Q10" help me in my quest to not feel absolutely terrible after running 26 miles in one go?
Hayden Vernon
1.30.20
Money

I Tried 'Forex' Trading to See How Much Easy Money I Could Make Online

Here's what happened when I bet against the value of the pound on the foreign exchange market.
Hayden Vernon
1.1.20
Money

The 'Daigou' Sellers Making Thousands By Buying Luxury Goods in the UK

Daigou is probably the most lucrative industry you've never heard of – and all it entails is sending expensive products from the UK to China.
Hayden Vernon
10.29.19
Food

I Swapped Food for Huel for a Week, to See If It Would Ruin My Life

As meal replacement evangelists promote Huel and Soylent for saving them time and money, I thought I'd see if they're really all they're cracked up to be.
Hayden Vernon
6.25.19
crime

Hunting the 'Beast of Buckland': The Search for Linda Cook's Killer

A young man was convicted of the murder in 1988, and served 16 years for a crime he did not commit. Now, a retired detective thinks he knows who really did it.
Hayden Vernon
3.27.19
Money

I Tested the Saving Technique That Promises Retirement at 40

The FIRE – "financial independence, retire early" – movement is all about hoarding enough cash, before investing it and living off the dividends.
Hayden Vernon
2.26.19
Money

I Tried 'Matched Betting' to See How Much Easy Money I Could Make

I aimed to make £500 profit within a month, using the tactic betting companies aren't one bit keen on.
Hayden Vernon
11.14.18
dodgy shit

How Gambling Firms Are Helping to Fund Your Favourite Illegal Streaming Sites

They shouldn't be, but they are.
Hayden Vernon
3.17.17
VICE Sports

Does Qatar’s Football Policy Put Players at Risk of Exploitation?

Qatar’s policy of naturalising players for its national team attracts footballers from across the globe to try their luck in the country. But, given the potential pitfalls of the kafala system, this can leave them vulnerable to exploitation.
Hayden Vernon
1.9.17
qatar and human rights

Does Qatar's Football Policy Put Players at Risk of Exploitation?

Qatar's policy of naturalising players for its national team attracts footballers from across the globe to try their luck in the country. But, given the potential pitfalls of the kafala system, this can leave them vulnerable to exploitation.
Hayden Vernon
1.9.17
b-team blues

​What Does the Restructured EFL Trophy Say About the State of English Football?

With 16 'category 1' academy sides entering the new EFL Trophy, are we a step closer to B-teams playing in the Football League?
Hayden Vernon
8.8.16
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