This is the Diga del Cingino dam in Italy. The ibex love to nibble the lichens and lick the salt off the dam. Amazing photos!
Here’s the latest high denomination note from our ever-so wacky friends in Zimbabwe. It makes Austin Powers look a bit sad…. I’d love to get one of these, I’m sure […]
Gruesome yet fascinating experiment from South Korea making fluorescent cats. More at the Korea Times
Click to play.
The Reg reports you can now get your precious MacBook Pro plated in 24 carat gold! Only $5,000 extra too. Wow. Just thinking about all the fingerprints gives me a […]
According to research at Cmabridge Uinervtisy, it deson’t mttaer in what oredr the ltteers in a word are, the only iprmoatnt tihng is, that the frist and lsat ltteer be […]
Fantastic set of animations attempting to illustrate the sheer scale of the Universe. Pretty depressing and/or inspiring stuff, depending on your point of view. Molecular Expressions Requires Java
Never again in your (or my) lifetime will the Red Planet be so spectacular this month and next. Earth is catching up with Mars, an encounter that will culminate in […]
George Orwell, author of 1984 and Animal Farm (as if you didn’t know that) was a bit of a dictator himself when it came to tea. I agree with all […]
Very neat article about how technology is allowing perfect enforcement of the law, and how that is ultimately an undesirable thing to have. Wired