Share/Bookmark Google Workshops Hints at Long ‘Bashing History http://nblo.gs/hiMJW # How the (Original) ‘Doctor Who’ Theme Changed Music http://zite.to/kVTYTK # The Cost of SETI: Infographic http://zite.to/jNY5p1 # Sweet chemistry: Carbohydrate adhesion gives stainless steel implants beneficial new functions # Conspiracy theorists will be doing their nuts if Bin Laden is dead. They’ve been saying that […]Continue reading
Just your weekly twitter updates.Continue reading
Your latest weekly twitter updates.Continue reading
e FBI are a suitable force in the crime against telecommunications infrastructure in the USA. In fact, there’s that much copper being stolen at such an astronomical cost to the Telcos that one of them, AT&T, is offering $3,000 for information leading to them being accosted.
We’ve all heard of the church lead thieves and manhole cover pilferers, but apparently 7,000 customers and a couple of schools were left without landline service after a three day copper binge in Atlanta last week.
A cell phone tower also was temporarily knocked out. AT&T saw 11 thefts in a week in one location, including an incredible eight in one morning. Damage to telephone lines exceeded $500 in each case. Georgia law makes that a felony, punishable by jail time and fines, the AJC report states.Continue reading
Share/BookmarkDon’t be thinking you’re stupid if you thought Liquidmetal was, in fact, a liquid metal. Far from it. It’s actually an amorphous, non-crystalline alloy that is over two and a half times stronger than titanium and one and a half times stronger than stainless steel. You can see how it rolls (or, to be more […]Continue reading
Share/BookmarkWill somebody explain to me the difference between any town in the north of England covered by a marauding ash cloud and the same northern town round November? Apart from the fact it probably goes dark earlier in Wigan in November. The BBC isn’t talking about Eyjafjallajoekull, but the other angry sister to Katla – […]Continue reading