Monday, March 31, 2008

lawsuit

Doomsday fears spark lawsuit - Cosmic Log - msnbc.com: "Too late. Even before it has finished, the Large Hadron Collider has created the strange moron, which threatens to turn every other thing on this planet into strange morons in a runaway chain reaction."

Thursday, March 13, 2008

The Subway Diet

The Subway Diet , Jared Fogle Becomes A Celebrity By Losing Weight - CBS News: "'Food was a comfort to me. It replaced personal relationships. It replaced extra-curricular activities. It replaced everything in my life,' says Jared.

How was he able to carry that weight around? 'It's very difficult. It hurts. My shoulders would hurt. My knees would hurt. My wrists would hurt,' says Jared. 'And that was not even when I was in motion.'

For years, his parents tried to get him to eat right. His father, who was also his doctor, knew that Jared would experience severe health problems if he didn't change.

But by the time he was 20, Jared was eating enough for five people - sometimes, 10,000 calories a day."

The Subway Diet - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

On January 1, 2000, the Subway diet advertisement aired for the first time. The ad included Jared and his incredible story

jared Subway diet - Google Search

canal lift in Scotland

Falkirk Wheel - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia: "is a rotating boat lift connecting the Forth and Clyde Canal with the Union Canal. The difference in the levels of the two canals at the wheel is 24 metres (78.7 feet), roughly equivalent to the height of an eight storey building. The structure is located near the Rough Castle Fort and the closest village is Tamfourhill. On 24 May 2002, Queen Elizabeth II opened the Falkirk Wheel as part of her Golden Jubilee celebrations. The opening had been delayed by a month due to flooding caused by vandals who forced open the Wheel's gates."

Wednesday, March 05, 2008

Giant Earthworm

Giant Gippsland Earthworm | The Random Forest: "Scientific name: Megascolides australis
Country / Region of origin: Australia, Gippsland in Victoria
Species: Earthworm
Weight and size: Now the bit you have been waiting for…. Average is around 80cm long with a 2cm diameter but it can grow up to an enormous 3meters."