- A fresh post-mortem examination has found he died of abdominal bleeding, not a heart attack, as first thought.
- In which the US hada wargame to show how well they'd deal with guerilla forces. And did appallingly badly. So they cheated. Shame you can't do that in real life...
- And she did it using self-help techniques she read on the internet. I think it's great she's helping herself. I'm also disgusted that she hasn't been helped during those 18 years.
- A pioneering treatment that uses stem cell injections to reset a patient's immune system can help people with type 1 diabetes go for several years without needing insulin injections. However, the treatment has risks, and doesn't seem to work for everyone.
- The 10 US presidents on a human hair is particularly flabbergasting.
- 10 principles to rebuild on.
- "The water level has gone down below 250 feet here. It used to be at 40 feet a few years ago," Shatrughan Sahu, a villager in one of the districts, told Down To Earth magazine "Most of the farmers here are indebted and only God can save the ones who do not have a bore well."
- First time for this, I think.
- I had no idea about this at all!(tags: StarTrek)
- Four in 10 did not know a glass of wine has the same calories (120) as a slice of cake, or that a pint of lager and a small sausage roll have 170 each.
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