Ancient Roman sites in the Lower Luxury London Hotel

November 19, 2010 Leave a comment

An oversized Roman era archaeological sites found underground, buried in the area of a luxury hotel in the city of London, England. This amazing archaeological site revealing new history of Roman Britain.

As reported by the Daily Mail, 17 November 2010, the historic site was discovered at Syon Park, west London, when she was digging the expansion of hotels built Waldorf-Astoria in a protected location.

The findings are astonishing that only about half a meter below the surface. This allegedly is a British Roman settlement in the late Bronze Age or 1000 to 700 BC.

The goods were found between the other 11 500 pottery, 100 coins and jewelry, and equipment allegedly for their daily needs. Not only that, the archaeologists also found human remains Roman.

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Dead Sea will be investigated by the Israeli

November 19, 2010 Leave a comment

Israeli researchers are conducting excavations under the Dead Sea. Sea of many told in history that stretched across three regions: Israel, Palestine and Jordan. The researchers were digging to trace the history of this earth during the last 500,000 years.

As reported by Telegraph.co.uk, these scientists have begun excavation by drilling far below the Dead Sea.

Drilling was conducted to examine the sediment layers millions of years old. Hopefully, the sediments that can give clues about many things, such as shifting weather patterns, seismic activity and climate change in his day.

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China Punish Spreader Message on Twitter

November 19, 2010 Leave a comment

Chinese authorities sentenced a woman to confine him in a labor camp for a year. The mistake is unique, he proved to spread a provocative message through Twitter page, which it invites people to destroy Japan’s pavilion at a leading exhibition in the city of Shanghai.

Similarly, human rights activists said the agency, Amnesty International (AI), as quoted by the Associated Press, 19 November 2010 Thursday night local time. According to AI, convict named Chen Jianping.

The 46-year-old woman was found guilty of spreading a message written by people at Twitter last month. Its contents, invite Chinese citizens to Japan’s rampage through the pavilion in the prestigious exhibition “Shanghai Expo.” At that time, the relationship was tenuous Japan and China on the issue of maritime borders between the two countries, which lasted a long time.

“Young people are angry, attack!” Thus the additional sentence Cheng written in Mandarin. Both AI and fiance Cheng said that the message was actually only a problem satire and just making fun of anti-Japanese protesters movement.

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Six Thousand Live Saved by Phone Cellular

November 16, 2010 Leave a comment

Ericsson has recently published a report they titled ‘The Impact of Mobile Connectivity on the Millennium Development Goals in Africa. As a result, small businesses feel the benefits, particularly in terms of transportation cost savings and enable them to access information and market prices.

Results of monitoring and evaluation studies conducted in Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya, and Tanzania show that the introduction of cellular networks have the potential to influence socio-economic development for individuals and villages in remote areas.

“This is in line with the results of other studies that have been made that the growth in GDP (gross domestic product) of 1.2 percent can be achieved in developing countries for every 10 percent increase in mobile penetration rates,” said Elaine Weidman Grunewald, Head of Sustainability, Ericsson , in a statement, Wednesday, September 22, 2010.

With the help of a cell phone and toll free numbers to health care, according to Grunewald, health workers can save thousands of lives. “Based on the study, in those countries is at least 6,000 lives could be saved every year,” said Grunewald.

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This Black Hole can “Eat” Earth

November 16, 2010 Leave a comment

Astronomers recently discovered phenomenon in space, which they believe to be the birth of a “black hole” results from the explosion of a star (supernova) of more than 30 years ago. The hole was very greedy and swallow what was found, including the space object as large as Earth.

So says Avi Loeb, an astrophysicist from Harvard University in cooperation with the U.S. space agency (NASA), Monday, November 15, 2010. Loeb revealed that the emergence of black holes that result from the explosion of a star that was first discovered in 1979.

The explosion was big enough to cause a black hole. The team of astronomers believe that a black hole because of the constant drubbing of the remnants of an exploded star. That the characteristics of black holes, sucking what is in front of him.

According to Loeb, in the last 30 years since supernovae, black holes this baby has swallowed objects whose mass is equal to the Earth. According to news agency Associated Press (AP), the findings of Loeb and his colleagues is published in a paper published in the journal New Astronomy. ”

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This Beautiful Girl Paralyzed Every time Laughter

November 16, 2010 Leave a comment

Every time Kay Underwood laugh, the muscles of his body paralyzed instantly. In these conditions, women 22 years will be difficult to move his body, although his eyes could see and ears to hear.

As quoted from page Guardian, at the end of 2008, this architecture student was diagnosed with cataplexy. “I could fall limp 40 times a day thanks to laugh,” says Kay. New Paralysis lost when his emotions back stable.

Kay first got this sudden paralytic attacks during the beginning of semester. “When I was in the kitchen with a friend. Currently being laughed off, I suddenly fell to the floor. I could hear and see, but I could not move,” he said.

Not just when to laugh, Kay also be paralyzed for a moment when it felt emotions such as excessive crying, too excited, surprised, embarrassed, and frightened. In fact, Kay may fell when she heard men express love.

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The End of Ask.com

November 11, 2010 Leave a comment

Today (10/11) is last day of Ask.com as a search-engine services. Website search engine that used to be one of the largest in the world now allow their employees to move to Google and Microsoft.

Website Ask.com, formerly known as Ask Jeeves, was formerly the site of the most well known search site. Launched in 1996 and quickly developed. In the era of peak popularity, Ask.com has answered two million searches per day. Mascot of this website, Jeeves the Butler, was known by many people. Similarly, as quoted by Mashable, Wednesday (11/10/2010).

In 1999, the company is doing an initial public offering (IPO) and everything looks pretty good, at a time when the dot com era of the Internet became popular. Then several years went by, Ask.com compete with Google. Their market share and technology stagnated until finally bought by Internet conglomerate InterActiveCorp (IAC) of USD1, 85 billion in
2005.
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