1,000 mph car to be built next year

There is an interesting article  (assuming of course that speed gives you a buzz) on PhysOrg.com about plans to go for the land speed record in 2012 … here are some details … Director of the project, Richard Noble, who once held the World Land Speed record, said construction of the full-scale car will begin … Read more 1,000 mph car to be built next year

Massive galaxies formed when universe was young

Some of the universe’s most massive galaxies may have formed billions of years earlier than current scientific models predict, according to surprising new research led by Tufts University. The findings appear in the Astrophysical Journal published online Nov. 24 in advance of print publication on Dec. 10, 2010. “We have found a relatively large number … Read more Massive galaxies formed when universe was young

Paul Chambers – “I’m blowing the airport sky high!!”

Paul Chambers, a 26 year old accountant, was arrested on 13th January by four police officers … Why? …Well apparently, his hideous crime was to post a joke on twitter. After making plans to travel through Robin Hood airport in Sheffield to see his girlfriend, he was alarmed to find that due to snow they … Read more Paul Chambers – “I’m blowing the airport sky high!!”