Archive for the 'Current Affairs' Category

Why nobody in our city will ever be sick

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010

Via Slashdot: Being too clean can make people sick

The amazing one-dollar DIY village FM radio station

Sunday, March 5th, 2006

From the BBC, in Vaishali, Bihar: “It may well be the only village FM radio station on the Asian sub-continent. It is certainly illegal. The transmission equipment, costing just over $1, may be the cheapest in the world. But the local people definitely love it.”

Worldometers

Wednesday, March 1st, 2006

World statistics updated in real time.

This can be a little too mesmerizing

Tuesday, February 21st, 2006

Watch the the news headlines from around the world as they appear, in graphical format. Clicking the title balloon takes you to the story.