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Video Of The Week - Knowing Math May Make You A Better Athlete

By Meera Dolasia on February 1, 2010
Video Of The Week - Knowing Math May Make You A Better Athlete

If you believe that the only things that matter in sports is your knowledge of material sciences and physics, think again! The laws of mathematics play a significant role too!

The Inspiration Behind Avatar's 'Floating Mountains'

By Meera Dolasia on February 1, 2010
The Inspiration Behind Avatar's 'Floating Mountains'

While most of Pandora in this year's blockbuster movie 'Avatar' is a figment of Mr. Cameron's vivid imagination, it seems that the 'hallelujah' or 'floating mountains' were inspired by an actual peak of quartz-sandstone that lies deep in the mountains of  South Hunan in China.

London's Oxford Street Gets A 'Dinosauric' Makeover

By Meera Dolasia on February 1, 2010
London's Oxford Street Gets A 'Dinosauric' Makeover

Anyone who has ever visited Oxford Street in London, knows that it is famous for just one thing - Shopping! However, from January 29th thru April 30th, the normally staid street is being transformed into a modern-day Jurassic Park - one where pre-historic animals and serious shopaholics will co-exist in harmony.

Will This Patient Painter Make His Way Into The Guinness Book Of Records?

By Meera Dolasia on February 1, 2010
Will This Patient Painter Make His Way Into The Guinness Book Of Records?

While we have heard of some bizarre things people do to get into the Guinness Book of Records, this one has to take the cake. A Welsh man spent four days, two hours and two minutes painting his car with . . . . . Nail Polish!

Apple Finally Unveils The iPad!

By Meera Dolasia on January 29, 2010
Apple Finally Unveils The iPad!

For the last several years, Apple Inc. has kept us on tenterhooks with their cool and exciting innovations - First there was the iPod, then came the iPod Touch and iPhone, and now finally, something we have all been holding our breath for . . . . the iPad! So is it as cool as we had thought it would be - Read on, and decide for yourself.

Experience The World Of Willy Wonka, Beijing Style!

By Meera Dolasia on January 28, 2010
Experience The World Of Willy Wonka, Beijing Style!

Beginning today, visitors to Beijing, China will be allowed to enter a magical world - one where every nook and cranny is emitting the sweet smell of chocolate. Welcome to Beijing's Chocolate Wonderland!

Britain's 'Accident Avenue' Gets Bubble Wrapped!

By Meera Dolasia on January 28, 2010
Britain's 'Accident Avenue' Gets Bubble Wrapped!

How do you protect a street that has more accidents than any other place in the whole United Kingdom ? You Bubble Wrap it of course! At least that's what insurance comparison website Confused.com did to Sommerville Road in Worcester.

South Korea's Unveils Plans For A Stunning Nature Preserve

By Meera Dolasia on January 28, 2010
South Korea's Unveils Plans For A Stunning Nature Preserve

Earlier this week, South Korea's National Ecological Institute released some amazing concept pictures of a sprawling 33,000 sq.mile nature reserve.

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