See How Tough Your Immune System is With "Blood Wars"
winner gets to reproduce?
Private Space Shuttle Flights
who would be the crew and who would be mission support? i doubt many of the government employees would decide to leave government employ and miss out on their future pension checks.
also, who would be liable in case of an accident? would it be nasa's fault for giving them "faulty equipment"? or could the company even be held liable in the case of an accident in space?
School District Drops 'D' Grades
So this actually happened in my school district when I was still in high school. However, the only difference is that in inclusion to removing the D grade, if someone got an F, they had to retake the course whereupon if the student passed the class, their old grade would be switched to an I (incomplete) and the second iteration of the course would be given the proper passing grade.
You see the ultimate scam here, no? Artificially passing all students just to get No Child Left Behind money.
Things You Drink Can Be Used To Track You
considering that many people dont drink tap water, one can easily have been "in florida" by drinking a bottle of zephyrhills water...
i wonder how drinking soda would affect this
Writing Style Fingerprint Tool Easily Fooled
sorry, but RTFA. this is stylometry, not handwriting analysis.
Science, Technology, Natural History Museums?
dont forget to check out the museum of science and industry. its more children-oriented, but still awesome. of course, just around there is hyde park and the university of chicago, which is a nice stroll even from someone who goes to school there.
Which Game Series Would You Reboot?
NOLF can easily be ported into a casual gaming system but can also be hardcore.
It can also definitely be marketed both to younger and older gamers, if you know what I mean ;)
The Mathletes and the Miley Photoshop
i agree what he did was absolutely legal.
doesnt change the fact that the dude is a sick pervert D:
Need a Favor? Talk To My Right Ear
'We can also see this tendency when people use the phone, most will naturally hold it to their right ear.'
thats because most of the world is right handed.
15-Year-Old Invents Algae-Powered Energy System
posting about their kids on /. ....
Polaroid Lovers Try To Revive Its Instant Film
no. polaroids are artsy.
here come the hipsters!
The Dangers of Being Really, Really Tired
none of this research is new. tfa says that the research was done in the 80s. the nyt article was published in 1999 (before the fucking millenium). the u of c doesnt even have a sleep research lab anymore.
Hosting a Highly Inflammatory Document?
yeah... not bad.
Virgin American In-Flight Internet Review, From In-Flight
obviously no phones allowed during flights.
Pentagon Lost Billions, Pennies At a Time
dont know about you, but thats still pretty shitty.
Copyright Lobby Targets "Pirate Bay For Books"
exactly. and furthermore, even if bookabooka wins, theyll probably be crippled by the staggering legal fees and thus close down.