January 17th, 2008

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Let the End Times Roll. Radar Online looks at ten different scenarios for the end of the world as we know it.
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A specially designed polymer embedded with nanotubes could be the first synthetic skin with real sensitivity. This may lead to prosthetic limbs that deliver sensation and feedback.
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How to rescue a wet cellphone. There's no independent validation on whether this really works, but it's the only advice for the situation I've seen.
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5 fascinating "˜alternative' school premises. Neccesity is the mother of invention for some of these, others are innovative modern design, but all are pretty cool ideas for schoolhouses.
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The Library of Congress has uploaded 3,000 public domain photos to Flickr. This could keep you busy for days. It will keep me busy!
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A video of Another Ordinary Day. Except it's all backwards.
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The fastest way to peel an egg. See if you can do this and let us know how it turns out.

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