A 2.6-billion-year-old pocket of water, the oldest yet found, has been discovered deep underground and could shed light on early Earth life and the possibility of life on Mars.
A NEW STUDY IDENTIFIES THE 23 WORDS YOU NEED TO KNOW IN CASE YOU ACCIDENTALLY SET YOUR TIME MACHINE TO 13,000 BC.
Meant to post this last week when it was all relevant. Anyway here it is, a message from the
hills of Belfast.
This video is in some ways equally as disturbing as the torture and murders carried out by FSA insurgents now being backed by our tax money in Syria because it illustrates the general day to day drudgery of a society run by thugs who have seized power.
Read this and found it amusing...
Everyone gimme a "yay' for plagiarism
A "BLACK Widow" suicide bomber who planned to detonate explosives in central Moscow was killed when a spam text message from her mobile-phone company set off the device early.
Two elementary school students in Talbot County suspended for using fingers as imaginary guns during recess.
Just watch it.
this generation seems to be able to leverage its size into favourable policy. Governments slashed tax rates in the 1980s to revitalise lagging economies, just as boomers approached their prime earning years. The average federal tax rate for a median American household, including income and payroll taxes, dropped from more than 18% in 1981 to just over 11% in 2011. Yet sensible tax reforms left less revenue for the generous benefits boomers have continued to vote themselves, such as a prescription-drug benefit paired with inadequate premiums. Deficits exploded. Erick Eschker, an economist at Humboldt State University, reckons that each American born in 1945 can expect nearly $2.2m in lifetime net transfers from the state—more than any previous cohort.
Experts have warned older drivers will make up an "increasing population of the road toll in the future", and have handed the Government 26 recommendations to prepare for a tsunami of ageing motorists.
Older drivers are back in the spotlight after a 76-year-old woman killed Kerryn Blucher, 33, and her unborn child at the Redland Spring Festival last month.
Kickin the trollin oldschool. Anything is possible.
bear decides to gtfo
- By Steven A. Cook | Foreign Policy
Jamie Kuntz started to tear up when he was told that he had been dismissed from the North Dakota State College of Science football team on Sept. 3
"While in the press box, Kuntz invited his 65-year-old boyfriend, who lives in Colorado, to join him to watch the game. During the second half of the 63-17 blowout, Kuntz took a minute away from the camera to kiss his boyfriend. The kiss was caught by some of Kuntz's teammates and word started to spread."
MORGUES, blood vials and deserted halls: straight from the set of your favourite horror movie, John Gray captures America's abandoned asylums in the states of New England.
Gray has spent 12 years wandering around old abandoned hospitals and asylums capturing these haunting glimpses of the past for his new book.
Old School vs. New School
Some local news. I shouldn't have but I lol'd.
I think with a little hard work he just might make it.
To save money on the installation of central air-conditioning in his St. Joseph, Mo., home, Bryan Fite began replacing the wires in his attic, prying up the floor boards on the rafters. Along with possible savings, he found a treasure beneath the floorboards: 13 bottles of century-old whiskey.
The tombstone of Old West legend Billy the Kid was vandalized in New Mexico.
Fire crews were called to a hospital to cut off a sex aid after a pensioner had battled for 36 hours to remove it. Bemused surgeons asked for help when the 69-year-old turned up at North Manchester General Hospital and revealed his problem. lol sas you dirty old perv