Tuesday, May 6, 2014
Russia's media watchdog vowed to crack down on swearing on Tuesday after President Vladimir Putin signed a wide-reaching law banning the use of obscenities in films, theatre and mass media...... This one is for all the Russians out there who can no longer swear at their pleasure, Fuck You Putin. You're welcome.
Israeli farmer Gilad Wolf has invented a patent-pending product called SoftWheel. Its a wheel with built-in shock absorbers inspired by him being wheelchair bound..... In other words he's helping geriatrics make a come back
Researchers at Harvard's Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering have introduced a new bioplastic isolated from shrimp shells. It's made from chitosan, a form of chitin—the second-most abundant organic material on Earth.......... First golf balls, now plastics. Now the shrimps are really taking over....
A rare, deep-sea "goblin shark" caught by Florida shrimp fishermen is only the second of these creatures ever seen in the Gulf of Mexico, scientists say....... Meh, I've dated worse lookin things
NASA's next-generation spacesuit is really coming together, with a little help from the public. The space agency revealed today (April 30) the "Tron"-like new look of its prototype Z-2 spacesuit, which sports an external "cover layer" chosen by public vote............ Why designs by committee is always a bad thing
Monday, May 5, 2014
A divided Supreme Court, led by Justice Anthony Kennedy, said on Monday that the town of Greece, N.Y., can begin its town meetings with a religious prayer, delivered almost exclusively by Christian clergy.......... Cause remember, there is no such things as separation between church and state.