If you're travelling abroad then you're going to need to make sure you know a thing or two about local etiquette. From how much to tip, to dining do's and don'ts, here's Swissotel's guide to worldwide etiquette.
Wechoosethemoon.org is an interactive experience recreating the historic Apollo 11 mission to the Moon in real time. Once where only three men made the trip, now millions can. Live event begins 9:32 AM EDT July 16, 2009. Exactly 40 years after Apollo...
Why the mantis shrimp is awesome.
The (τετραφάρμακος), or, "The four-part cure," is the Greek philosopher ' (, - , ) remedy for leading the happiest possible life. The "" was originally a compound of four drugs (, , and ); the word has been used metaphorically by Epicurus and his ...
The Sagan Series is a collection of tribute vidoes dedicated to the late, great Carl Sagan. Breath-taking cinematography and a mesmerising soundtrack lends a powerful scenery to Sagan's narration from his hit TV series, Cosmos: A Personal Voyage.
Zoom from the edge of the universe to the quantum foam of spacetime and learn about everything in between.
This is a Emergency and Disasters Information and monitoring services. Hosted by National Association of Radio-distress signalling and Infocommunications.
An idler's miscellany of compendious amusements
This month will see Saturn and Venus come very close to one another in the night sky, the mid-month peak of the Leonid meteor shower, solar eclipse in Australia and more.
Key: The essential Olympians' names are given in . Key: The Names marked in green are the titans
A visual real-time simulation that displays the carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, birth rates, and death rates of every country in the world.