Home Archives 2012 January 13

Daily Archives: Jan 13, 2012

Friday the 13th didn't occur more than usual in 2013

0
Friday the 13th is a particularly inauspicious day for those of a superstitious inclination. Moreover, they may be unhappy to learn that 2012 will...
Planck was launched on the same rocket as ESA's other flagship space telescope, Herschel, on 14 May 2009

0
One of Europe's great astronomical ventures is coming to a close after the Planck telescope, which was put in space to map the oldest...

0
Father Andreas, a German Catholic priest has admitted 280 counts of sexual abuse involving three boys in the past decade, saying he did not...
IBM researchers have successfully stored a single data bit in only 12 atoms

0
IBM researchers have successfully stored a single data bit in only 12 atoms, as currently it takes about a million atoms to store a...
Stephen Beatty posted messages about his new relationship on Twitter, revealing he received a home-made pair of socks for his recent birthday from his beau

0
Stephen Beatty posted messages about his new relationship on Twitter, revealing he received a home-made pair of socks for his recent birthday from his...
Angelina Jolie told fans on a live video web chat that she had a complete emotional breakdown and cried after her directorial debut with wartime film In the Land of Blood and Honey

0
Angelina Jolie’s transition from actress to director was not so smooth, as she had a “complete meltdown” while making her directorial debut with wartime...
Swedish researchers at Karolinska Institute suggest there is a link between eating processed meat, such as bacon or sausages, and pancreatic cancer

0
Swedish researchers at Karolinska Institute suggest there is a link between eating processed meat, such as bacon or sausages, and pancreatic cancer. Researchers said eating...
MRI brain scans showed changes in the white matter of the brain - the part that contains nerve fibres - in those classed as being web addicts, compared with non-addicts

0
A preliminary research suggests that web addiction is reflected in brain changes similar to those hooked on drugs or alcohol addiction. Experts in China scanned...
Apple has decided to halt the sale of all iPhone models from its stores in China, after large crowds disrupted the launch of the iPhone 4S

0
Apple has decided to halt the sale of all iPhone models from its stores in China, after large crowds disrupted the launch of the...

0
A case study reports that a man with two hearts - one his own, one a donor heart- was resuscitated via a defibrillator when...
On Tuesday night Heather Locklear attended a Lakers basketball game at the Staples Centre, where she was seen laughing and joking with friends and appeared to be in good spirits

0
Actress Heather Locklear was rushed to hospital yesterday in the afternoon after taking a combination of prescription drugs and alcohol, according to reports. Heather Locklear’s...