Meditation found to increase brain size

People who meditate grow bigger brains than those who don’t.

Math will rock your world

Partnerships between mathematicians and computer scientists are bulling into whole new domains of business and imposing the efficiencies of math.

Finally, some useful technology…

How to eat a pizza with one hand.

Power-dressing man leaves trail of destruction

An Australian man built up a 40,000-volt charge of static electricity in his clothes as he walked, leaving a trail of scorched carpet and molten plastic and forcing firefighters to evacuate a building.

Frank Clewer, who was wearing a woolen shirt and a synthetic nylon jacket, was oblivious to the growing electrical current that was building up as his clothes rubbed together. When he walked into a building in the country town of Warrnambool in the southern state of Victoria Thursday, the electrical charge ignited the carpet.

“It sounded almost like a firecracker,” Clewer told Australian radio Friday. “Within about five minutes, the carpet started to erupt.” Continue reading

Those clever Japanese….

Just wide enough to walk through.

How prices have changed

Came across this old receipt, which nearly gave me a stroke to look at. Thought you might like to have a stroke, too…. ;-)

 

An alternative to the same old grill

Don’t do this at home.