Thursday, January 26, 2006

The Colonel who saved the world

An article about a Russian Lt Colonel who, in 1983, prevented a nuclear war.

Monday, January 23, 2006

Math makes a comeback

This article talks about various companies that are selling mathematics as their products.


Here is a PDF book with notes on what you can see in the night sky for every day of 2006!

Space Suits

Everything you ever wanted to know about space suits.

Thursday, January 19, 2006

Seeing through walls

A new handheld device will allow US troops to see if anything is moving in a room before they go in.

Monday, January 16, 2006


An interesting online comic about a boy and his dog (sort of). There isn't much story but the art is excellent. You need to start with the comic in the bottom right of the page.

Tuesday, January 10, 2006

The last men on the moon

A bit of nostalgia today, this picture is of one of the last two men to walk on the moon (the other can be seen reflected in his helmet).