Singing planes are next: A Qantas aerospace engineer has found a way to make small planes safer and more efficient by turning their wings into flying speakers that can beat out a tune. Incredible as it seems, there is a basis for this result. It appears the music, pumped through "thin film-like panels linked to […]
Crocodiles can kill the HIV virus: Scientists in Australia's tropical north are collecting blood from crocodiles in the hope of developing a powerful antibiotic for humans, after tests showed that the reptile's immune system kills the HIV virus. The article goes on to state that a crocodile has a more robust and effective immune system […]
I've just installed an updated version of WordPress. If y'all notice any (new) strangeness with the site, let me know. I feel so accomplished. In completely bizarre news (which North Americans have probably already heard, but is new to me): Chelsea Clinton is apparently worth 20 cows and 40 goats (link via Pravda).