Monday, January 10, 2011
The planet is quite hot, and thought to be partially molten. No liquid water or life is likely to exist on the planet. The discovery is still significant though, as it shows that Kepler is capable of finding rocky planets, including the kind that may be more suitable to life.
Saturday, January 8, 2011
The findings were discovered by a team at Weizmann Institute of Science. They ran a variety of experiments, they are as follows:
The team collected tears from a group of women who were told to watch a sad movie. The team then had men sniff the tears and a saline solution to see if they could tell the difference between the two, they could not. The tears and saline solution were soaked in cotton pads, and held under the nose
Wednesday, January 5, 2011
Wednesday, December 22, 2010
Many believe dolphins intelligence rivals our own, and just as with humans, their are bound to be bad individuals. They are also one of the few animals on this planet that are known tool users, using cuttle bones from cuttle fish to protect their snouts while rummaging through the sand looking for flat fish.
Tuesday, December 21, 2010
|A Piece of the Ancient Computer|
The device was discovered in 1901, pulled from from a sunken ship in the depths of the ocean. It is extremely complex, using different gear boxes to perform certain arithmetic calculations, before linking to other gear boxes that perform more arithmetic calculations on top of this. The result is turning hands that, when aligned, predict certain celestial events.
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What is Wikileaks?
It is self described as a not-for-profit organization that was launched in 2006. The purpose of the site is to distribute any confidential documents of ethical, political, diplomatic, or historical value. they do not accept rumors, opinions, or any unsupported documents.
Monday, December 20, 2010
One of the most magnificent sights on the planet. Every year millions of sardines migrate northward past the south coast of Africa. This migration has often been referred to as one of the most magnificent wonders of the natural world.