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Hit count for 2005 has been 24-million-plus
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BULLETIN, SORT OF...
Parker, Longoria stopped by police
San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker was cited for impeding traffic and failing to produce a valid Texas driver's license during a traffic stop in which "Desperate Housewives" actress Eva Longoria was his passenger, police said.
'Not in my back yard' cry holding up FEMA trailers
In one of the post-Katrina era's ironic role reversals, the same local officials and residents who once screamed at FEMA to get trailers to New Orleans quickly are now fending off the 17,777 trailers that FEMA has on hand in Louisiana and says it can deliver immediately.
Thanking our soldiers
In dramatic contrast to the Vietnam War era, U.S. service personnel now are being treated to strangers' spontaneous bursts of gratitude.
There's a diner called Peggy Sue's about eight miles outside of Barstow, and as hard as Lt. Col. Kenneth Parks tries, he can never seem to pay his bill.
Some Border Patrol Agents Take a Chance on Love
It's an open secret: By day they deport illegal immigrants, but at night they date them.
Christiansburg, Virginia monitoring well reacts to big earthquakes even from far away
Channel 7 News, Denver
Stolen dog returned to 10-year-old owner in time for Christmas
South Texas county wants to take wildlife preserve
Nature Conservancy vows to fight forced sale of South Padre land
The Willacy County Navigation District may force the sale of a wildlife preserve on northern South Padre Island so it can run a tourist ferry there.
SOME DOWNRIGHT UPCLOSE PHOTOS
Physics News 2005
No Splash on the Moon
WITH SPLASH MOVIES. VERY SCIENTIFIC.
Under ordinary atmospheric conditions a liquid drop will flatten out on impact, splay sideways, and also raise a tiara-like crown of splash droplets. Remove some of the ambient atmosphere, and surprisingly the splash becomes less.
[This was one of the Top Physics Stories for 2005]
Knight Ridder Newspapers
Iraq war has had a crippling effect on Iraq's orange growers
Bombs and bullets didn't rip the fruit from the branches, but residents still blame the war, which has affected the local economy in a surprising number of ways.
3-D Crosseye stereogram macros
slightly de-focus your eyes and cross them until a new image appears in the middle— then relax your eyes to get a stable 3-D image.
The link goes to a slide show of 58 additional crosseye stereograms. One I got the hang of it, the 3-D images appeared instantly.
I think my favorite is this one, which just 3-Ds its little head off:
|The whole Flikr site is great to click around on if you appreciate photography, both traditional and non.