I am a Canadian, and I am ashamed that Prime Minister Stephen Harper is from Canada....
Chrysler Offers 2.99 Gas. Is This a Good Idea?
Photo: Don’t you worry about a thing, darlin’. That gas is capped at 2.99. Image from MShades I think I’ve been more than a little vocal about the gas price crisis in America, but have, aside from making fun of … Contin
Google Might or Might Not Keep Your Medical Secrets
Oh, the fun the UK-based readers miss out on by not having privatized healthcare. Google, who we all know and love and may have serious <a href=”http://www.theregister.co.uk/2004/10/15/google_d
Mastodon Genome Surrenders its Secrets
Newly extracted DNA from the tooth of a Mastodon has led to some fascinating insights into evolutionary history. Evolutionary biologist at the Max Plank Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany pieced together the first mastodon mitoch
And the New Potential Cancer Causing Agent Is......... Nanotechnology!
Nanotechnology, the science of working with or creating materials 1 nanometer(a billionth of a meter) large, holds amazing promise for the future, but some studies are suggesting some of these tiny particles can be added to the long list of items that cau
Incredible Shots of Towering Billboards From Below
Branislav’s photographs of billboards are hauntingly perfect. Who knew billboards could be something out of a ’70s space film?
'Pay As You Throw' Plan Tossed
The UK government has backed off on a controversial tax that would have charged householders who do not recycle. Ministers were supposed to announce the new charges today, but the plan has b
What's the Story Behind these Pics?
No prizes going this week for guessing the story behind this strange but colorful image of a doctored Dresden doll.
"Foot in mouth" for Debbie Reynolds at least.
Foot and mouth disease has struck a new cattle farm in southern England, the government said on Wednesday, prompting the European Union to suspend a decision to lift its ban on British meat exports. On the 6th of September, Debbie Reynolds chief vetenary
Photo Company Offers Film Free and Low Carbon Passport Photos
A new photo company is offering passport photos using only the web in an effort to cut down on carbon emissions. E-photoframes recently released its virtual photo booth. Although there are similar prod