While the DC Avanti is all set to make its debut as India’s first sports car, someone else is cooking a bigger storm elsewhere. A start-up that goes by the name of Mean Metal Motors is working on giving us the first homegrown, full-blown Super car, called M-Zero. Aspiring to compete with the best from Europe and […]
Guinea Worm Extraction This guinea worm is being displayed, so the stick that it’s normally wrapped around is removed. You can’t just pull these suckers out. They have to be slowly removed, just a centimeter or two a day at most, otherwise the body breaks apart, the worm retracts, regrows, and forms another ulcer elsewhere in the body. As far back as the Ebers Papyrus (a medical writing from Egypt aruond 1550 BCE), the symptoms of guinea worm infection were noted. The fiery pain, the blister…
Spider Myths: Ours are deadlier than yours "...the number of human deaths from authentic spider bites of any kind in Australia since 1979 has been zero."
It Was Near Inevitable That Apple's iPhone 5s Fingerprint Sensor Would Get Cracked Or Hacked • "The German Chaos Computer Club is claiming that it has hacked the fingerprint sensor on Apple's new iPhone 5s. It was near inevitable that this would happen I’m afraid for fingerprints aren’t really all they’re cracked up to be as a method of secure identification." • by Tim Worstall, Contributor / Forbes
| am from CANADA, the land of poutine, back-bacon and GOOD BEER!!