Notes from the Surf
Darth Vader being a smartass
Fun with technology.
Flying by Mountains
This should be on the list of things to learn before you die.
Asteroid Impact (HD)
Some nice music to go with the end of the world.
the sky in motion
...if the world doesn't end, you might see this instead...
Photosynthesis in a Sea Slug
This slug apparently incorporates genes from algae, then it stops eating.
Interesting psychological experiments, including: "The students who were asked if they were willing to pay offered $1 for a short reading, $2 for a medium reading, and $3 for a long reading. The students who were asked if they'd accept pay demanded $1.30 for a short reading, $2.70 for a medium reading, and $4.80 for a long reading."
Thank You for Throwing Your Shoes
Pictures of dangerous shoe-wielding thugs.
Greece: Pack versus Herd (Video)
Police chase protesters. One protester trips. Police beats protester. Other protesters protect fallen protester.
Keeping Informed by Rupert Murdoch
Fox "argued that, under the First Amendment, broadcasters have the right to lie or deliberately distort news reports on public airwaves." That's OK, I never wanted truth from my journalists anyway.
Greek union activist loses her eye in acid attack. Her supporters blockade company. Riot police "forced to run leaving shields, helmets and even shoes behind."
Doctors are trying to save her vocal chords and her other eye while she is in a coma.