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Are Phones Better Second Time Around

Are Phones Better Second Time Around

Frank Sinatra thought that love was more comfortable when it returns a second time. Ol’ Blue Eyes worked the same way for us when we watched this video.  We guess life keeps drawing us forward with fresh technology. Will there come a point when we say enough is enough or even a bridge too far?

How Knismesis and Gargalesis Diverge

How Knismesis and Gargalesis Diverge

Robert Provine is a neurologist at the University of Maryland. He is one of the fortunate few paid money to observe the absurdities of human nature. These include hiccupping, yawning, and other undignified human behaviours. More recently, Auger has heard he has been getting his mind around tickling.

SOS Signals and Rescues

SOS Signals and Rescues

A news report intrigued us this morning. It told the story of an SOS Message made from stones, and spotted by a helicopter pilot flying across an out-of-the-way part of Western Australia. After they flew to the site, police found nothing but the remains of a campsite.

Magdalen Islands of 500 Shipwrecks

Magdalen Islands of 500 Shipwrecks

Something about a small island archipelago the French named les Îles de la Madeleine aroused our curiosity. Moreover, when Anna Bressanin and Anne Banas wrote that 500 shipwrecks lie there in the Gulf of Saint Lawrence, they become irresistible.

Marks & Spencer Banana Breakthrough

Marks & Spencer Banana Breakthrough

We must confess not knowing for ages that bananas ripen other fruit beside them. But we do know that after peeling and chopping them they turn an unattractive brown. We are happy that Marks and Spencer have their mind around the situation.