"It really saddens Future Shop that people stoop to be this opportunistic and make money in this kind of organized way."
Poor Future Shop. The thieves made it sad
NASA has discovered a completely new life form that doesn't share the biological building blocks of anything currently living in planet Earth, using arsenic to build its DNA, RNA, proteins, and cell membranes. This changes everything.
That is not the case. The DNA is largely the same, except that phosphorous has been exchanged with Arsenic. Don't get me wrong, this is still a hugely interesting discovery, but it was implied during the pre-conference speculation that this was an entirely separate instance of abiogenesis, and that is simply not the case, unfortunately.
It's now simultaneously at its usual place and two hundred miles under the sea.
Sorry, don't you mean 2 933 football fields under the sea?
If there is one word NO ONE in the West would use to describe the Chinese [...], it is 'flexible'.
Obviously SOMEONE wasn't watching gymnastics at the Summer Olympics...
If computers take over (which seems to be their natural tendency), it will serve us right. -- Alistair Cooke