Friday, October 22, 2010
CALIFORNIA: Scientists in California have filmed a fish with a transparent head.
And the encounter has helped researchers solve the 50-year-old mystery of how the fish uses its extraordinary eyes to see in the gloomy ocean depths.
Ever since the Barreleye Fish was discovered in 1939, marine biologists have known that its tubular eyes were very good at
In 2020 We Can Wear Sony Computers on Our Wrist
Our present need for internet connectivity is so profound that secondary devices like the Nextep Computer are bound to happen. Developed to be worn as a bracelet, this computer concept is constructed out of a flexible OLED touch screen. Earmarked for the year 2020, features like a holographic projector (for screen), pull-out extra keyboard panels and social networking compatibility, make the concept plausible. Ten years from now is not too far away, so how many of you think we'd be buying such gadgets?
The president's offer to give US vice president-nominee Sarah Palin a hug was repeated in the media for days to
They’re supposed to be good orators, but our orators just can’t avoid bloopers.
It’s only after they have made statements in front of the media that politicians realize what blunders they have made.
Often, they end up saying something vague which can be easily distorted.
The “official statement” from their party, blaming the media for misquoting their noble thoughts, quickly comes to their rescue. Sometimes, they wash their hands of the whole affair by refusing to acknowledge ‘misquotations’ as their own.
More often than not, politicians intentionally issue statements to stir controversy, which ends with promises not to continue the war of words. This tactic is also used to divert public attention from more pressing issues.
Below are few golden quotations from our elected leaders. These quotes are memorable not because they were powerful, but simply because they sounded hilarious coming out of politcians’ mouths. Living in an entertainment-starved country like Pakistan, the media gives maximum attention to