Monthly Archives: February 2010

8.8 Earthquake hits Chile. Tsunami warnings throughout Pacific!

8.8 earthquake hits Chile. Tsunami spreading across Pacific. Continue reading

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Baloney Detection Kit

Scientific methods, peer review vs. foolishness. Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Religion, Science | Tagged , , , , , | 16 Comments

Plastic rubbish blights Atlantic Ocean

We’re bilaterally symmetrical as a continent of trash polluting the oceans. Continue reading

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Dumb crook of the day

Rob the same bank a couple times. Give ’em better angles on the video. Continue reading

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Organiser of Darkmarket fraudsters jailed

Darkmarket fraudsters off to jail. Continue reading

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Hey – we’re on the approach to Pluto!

New Horizons spacecraft halfway to Pluto. Continue reading

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Near-frictionless material created with carbon nanotechnology

Diamond-like carbon nanotech close to frictionless. Continue reading

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Derby ring road to be named Lara Croft Way

Lara Croft has highway memorial in Derby. Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Geek, History | Tagged , , , , | 23 Comments

Giant iceberg could affect ocean circulation, weather

Giant iceberg breaks off from Antarctica. Continue reading

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Toxic town: People of Mossville are a chemistry experiment

Corporate greed trumps community health. Continue reading

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