Monthly Archives: October 2010

1923 time traveller: fun while it lasted.

Is the person walking through the shot in the Charlie Chaplain film a time traveller speaking on a cellphone or is she simply testing her new Siemens Hearing aid? Unfortunately it is likely the latter; but it is fun to … Continue reading

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Freedom of ignorance. Attack on Yellowknife Muslims by CBC commenters is disgusting.

I have been debating whether to write this post, but I am so appalled by the crap people choose to spout in the name of their right to free speech I have to vent. It has been a week since … Continue reading

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Dissecting life: Dawn of a new medical age?

Today researchers in Atlanta, Georgia, announced they will begin the first known human trials of a therapy using embryonic stem cells. The goal of the treatment is to use the cells to help rebuild damaged nerve cells and thereby restore … Continue reading

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