Paris Bans Half of All Cars On the Road
That used to be true but modern diesel cars have particle filters. Today petrol cars emit more fine particles than diesel ones.
Vikings' Secret Code Cracked
And in Norwegian here: http://www.forskning.no/artikl...
Linus Torvalds Delays Linux 3.7, Releases 3.7-rc8 Kernel Instead
There must be a GNU/Linux icon here somewhere...
Julian Assange: "Online Totalitarianism Is Near, Entire Nations Are Intercepted"
JA knows about the freedom of press? This program about Assange is rather amusing.
Pirate Party Wins At Least One European Parliament Seat
I hope they will bring up for discussion a lot of the concerns of fellow slashdotters.
Computer-Controlled Cargo Sailing Vessels Go Slow, Frugal
Imagine a hybrid ship using conventional propulsion but having the opportunity to save a certain fraction of it's fuel by sailing. It exists.
In the next 12 months, the Middle East will be ...
If opposing how the Israelis treat the palestinians is anti-semite then I'm proud to be an anti-semite. Now I just need to find an anti-semite organization to join.
UK Government Says More Spying Needed
The Anti-terrorism, Crime and Security Act 2001 is anti-terrorism legislation even if it wouldn't say so in the name. It was written as a response to the 9/11 attack like the USA Patriot Act. Have a look here.
New Jersey Can't Keep Mile Marker 66.6 From Thieves
While I was working in a restaurant we had one box with spare No 69 table numbers and one box with other table numbers.