Tynan’s Rules for Living →
Oh que ça ressemble à ma liste ça.
"It's a big ass shark!"
jkottke: Go ahead and cross off ‘fishing off the front porch’ from the list of enjoyable summertime activities. If you’re impatient, skip to about :38.
Children warned name of first pet should contain 8... →
Banks are now advising parents to think carefully before naming their child’s first pet. For security reasons, the chosen name should have at least eight characters, a capital letter and a digit. It should not be the same as the name of any previous pet, and must never be written down, especially on a collar as that is the first place anyone would look. Ideally, children should consider changing...
All 135 Space Shuttle launches at once
jkottke: This is a video showing all 135 launches of the various Space Shuttle at once. Turn up your sound. I’ve seen this done with episodes of the Simpsons and Star Trek, but this is way better. The fade out on the tiny Challenger square is surprisingly affecting.
It's a boson: Higgs quest bears new particle →
5 sigma is the usual particle physics threshold for discovery. It roughly means that you’re 99.9999% sure — Brian Cox (@ProfBrianCox) July 4, 2012