March 9, 2007
“Daylight-saving time is a system established to reduce electricity usage by extending daylight hours (clocks are set ahead one hour). This year, daylight-saving time begins at 2am on Sunday, March 11, 2007”
March 8, 2007
“Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Monday Japan will not apologize again for forcing women to act as sex slaves for Japanese soldiers in World War 2 even if a U.S. House of Representatives resolution demanding an apology is adopted.”
October 31, 2006
“Archaeologist find evidence for ancient version of ‘Girls Gone Wild'”
October 18, 2006
48. G.I. Joe
October 9, 2006
“Swiss researchers have discovered the 100,000-year-old remains of a previously unknown giant camel species in central Syria.”
October 8, 2006
“He uses statistics as a drunken man uses lamp-posts…for support rather than illumination.” Andrew Lang (1844-1912)
September 28, 2006
Shows a map of Europe, Africa, and Asia and shows the different empires through time.
September 5, 2006
Pretty crazy. Makes you think about what we take for granted in America.
PBS’s report. The tankman = Balls of Steel
September 4, 2006
June 19, 2006
"immerse in warm milk prior to use to avoid diseases"