The Magnificent Evolution of Polar Icebreakers

Modern icebreakers are the most marvelous of civilian ships. They are huge, they are strong, they are powerful, and their history is amazing. Without them, there would be no safe waterways for other ships in the icy waters around the poles of the Earth. Here is a spectacular look into their evolution, from steamers… » 2/18/15 8:00pm 2/18/15 8:00pm

The 7 Geekiest Moments of the 2015 Rio Carnival

This year the European Organization for Nuclear Research (aka CERN) made a surprising appearance at the Rio Carnival, held at Rio de Janiero's Sambadrome. Two hundred people from the Unidos da Tijuca, last year's winning samba school, represented CERN's particle accelerators crossing the border between France and… » 2/18/15 4:20pm 2/18/15 4:20pm

Kudarcba fulladtam Vlagyimir Vlagyimirovicsnál, de úgysem ő a király

Pedig rászántam az egész délutánomat, az estémet is, aztán mikor eljött az ideje, a lábai elé heveredtem, és olyan odaadóan figyeltem minden mozdulatát-szemvillanását, mint a sicc. Mégse tudok róla sokkal többet, mint azelőtt. Csak tán annyit, hogy egy izgő-mozgó ember! » 2/17/15 5:55pm 2/17/15 5:55pm