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by Snookems
Sun Dec 24, 2006 4:44 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Budapest Pics V1
Replies: 11
Views: 3329

"Here' a pic of me with a violinist. I'm pretty sure it was a gypsie."

ahem...He was a gypsie? Emphasis on the proper noun.

hehe. Other then that cool pics. :)
by Snookems
Sun Dec 24, 2006 4:39 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Hey guys! What's up?
Replies: 8
Views: 2331

Hey'a guys! You guys are awesome. :D Yeah, dc is dangerous but fun as hell too. I'm loving this city. Tons of concerts in the area, museums galore, and have I mentioned the night life? And always feel free to check the science section...I post those topics b/c I think they're cool, and it's always n...
by Snookems
Sun Dec 24, 2006 4:32 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Human Scent Tracking Nothing to Sniff At
Replies: 2
Views: 1134

Re: Human Scent Tracking Nothing to Sniff At

Snookems wrote: dipped 10 meters of twine in chocolate essence
hehe. I think you're onto something there, Gorth! :)
by Snookems
Fri Dec 22, 2006 2:42 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Long Live the Moon!
Replies: 8
Views: 1773

Long Live the Moon!

Long Live the Moon! By Phil Berardelli ScienceNOW Daily News 9 November 2006 A quick look at the lunar surface gives the impression of a dead world, a place where, other than the occasional errant comet or asteroid impact, nothing has happened for billions of years. But now planetary geologists hav...
by Snookems
Fri Dec 22, 2006 2:29 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Chimps Go Ape Over Older Females
Replies: 2
Views: 990

Chimps Go Ape Over Older Females

Chimps Go Ape Over Older Females By Michael Balter ScienceNOW Daily News 20 November 2006 In the 1971 cult film Harold and Maude, a young man finds romance with a septuagenarian. Real life is usually different: Cross-cultural research suggests that men generally prefer to hook up with younger women...
by Snookems
Fri Dec 22, 2006 2:25 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Mining Ancient Molars
Replies: 1
Views: 1033

Mining Ancient Molars

Mining Ancient Molars By Ann Gibbons ScienceNOW Daily News 22 November 2006 For the first time, researchers have been allowed to slice through Neandertal teeth. This coup is providing the best evidence yet that these creatures grew and developed at the same slow rate as modern children. Neandertals...
by Snookems
Fri Dec 22, 2006 2:21 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Well-Wired Whales
Replies: 0
Views: 5279

Well-Wired Whales

Well-Wired Whales By Michael Balter ScienceNOW Daily News 27 November 2006 When it comes to brains, size isn't everything. Good wiring counts for a lot too. In humans and apes, this wiring takes the form of special neural circuits that are thought to boost cognitive powers. Now, researchers have fo...
by Snookems
Fri Dec 22, 2006 2:14 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Lucas says, you asked for it, here you go. Oh, and fudge you!
Replies: 4
Views: 2296

I'm so glad you guys hate him too. So many peeps here love him and his three new movies and I'm just like, "just smile and nod." :look:
by Snookems
Fri Dec 22, 2006 2:11 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The latest songs you've listened to/listening to now thread
Replies: 902
Views: 116592

I'm kind of into the new 30 seconds to mars cd. I have satellite radio, but I have been forsaking it for this cd! And I love the tribute to bjork. I'm a dork...whatever. :lol:
by Snookems
Fri Dec 22, 2006 2:08 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Cat music...
Replies: 6
Views: 2487

can I just say that I think those kitties were the funniest thing I've seen in a while! And what's worse...I can see myself rocking out like one of them. hehe. Joke's on me:)
by Snookems
Fri Dec 22, 2006 2:03 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Human Scent Tracking Nothing to Sniff At
Replies: 2
Views: 1134

Human Scent Tracking Nothing to Sniff At

Human Scent Tracking Nothing to Sniff At By Greg Miller ScienceNOW Daily News 18 December 2006 A surprising new study suggests that people can track a scent across a grassy field--at least if they're willing to get down on their hands and knees and put their noses to the ground. The findings are un...
by Snookems
Fri Dec 22, 2006 1:59 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Satellite Imagery for Humane Purposes.
Replies: 1
Views: 1285

Satellite Imagery for Humane Purposes.

I recently went to an AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science) meeting here in DC where they plus some NGO (Non-governmental Organizations) discussed how sattelite imagery is being used to detect inhumane actions around the world. Sometimes they relied on Google Earth, which is a f...
by Snookems
Fri Dec 22, 2006 1:49 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Medics in Libya Sentenced to Death Again
Replies: 2
Views: 927

Medics in Libya Sentenced to Death Again

Medics in Libya Sentenced to Death Again By John Bohannon ScienceNOW Daily News 19 December 2006 Scenes of jubilation on the streets of Tripoli, Libya, were matched by protests in Sofia, Bulgaria, today, after a Libyan court ordered the execution of six foreign medics accused of deliberately infect...
by Snookems
Fri Dec 22, 2006 1:20 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Hey guys! What's up?
Replies: 8
Views: 2331

Hey guys! What's up?

So I've been gone for a little over two years now. Sup'? Been all doing the whole 'Army' thing, being all I can be...uh, as an Army of one...er, with my boots on the ground. hehe. I find that funny. If you don't is all good. I've been through two whole years of training. UHG! Well, now I'm all stati...
by Snookems
Mon Apr 17, 2006 7:11 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Making a Meal of Mom
Replies: 1
Views: 810

Making a Meal of Mom

Making a Meal of Mom By Al Staropoli ScienceNOW Daily News 12 April 2006 When it comes to making sacrifices for their children, some moms put other parents to shame. That's especially true of wormlike amphibians called Boulengerula taitanus, whose eggs hatch in small underground burrows. Because fo...