World’s Tallest Building to Rise Higher than Mount Fuji

24 08 2007

At 13,123 feet high, the massive, mountain-shaped building envisioned by Japan’s Taisei Construction Company would overshadow Mount Fuji itself by nearly 700 feet. That’s the equivalent of NINE Empire State Buildings stood one upon the other!

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Top 10 and Bottom 10 Liveable Cities in the World 2006

24 08 2007

The threat of terrorism and civil unrest is a major contributing factor to the cities that suffer from the worst liveability scores, as are poor development indicators. Note: Very interesting that the same cities are always on top of this type of poll. Relaxed marijuana laws; no fear/war mongering; and little to no terroristic threats or big brother. Coincidence? I think not…

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21 Proven Motivation Tactics

24 08 2007

If you want to make things happen the ability to motivate yourself and others is a crucial skill. At work, home, and everywhere in between, people use motivation to get results. Motivation requires a delicate balance of communication, structure, and incentives. These 21 tactics will help you maximize motivation in yourself and others.

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Sony announces high-definition DVR for the PlayStation 3 in Europe

24 08 2007

Sony announces its newest attack on your living room: PlayTV, a high definition DVR that allows control and playback using a PSP. The catch? It is only going to be available in Europe.

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Watercooling 101

24 08 2007

There are few things in the enthusiast computing world that are as misunderstood and feared as water cooling. When done right, it can be a beautiful addition to a case while keeping temperatures down and noise low.

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Gaping hole found in universe

24 08 2007

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A giant hole in the Universe is devoid of galaxies, stars and even lacks dark matter, astronomers said on Thursday. The team at the University of Minnesota said the void is nearly a billion light-years across and they have no…

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Top GOP senator: Bring troops home before Christmas

24 08 2007

In a MSNBC’s News Live broadcast, Senator John Warner, the Armed Service Committee’s senior Republican, calls on Bush to bring the troops home before Christmas

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