Why do cats hate water? Many domestic cats don’t seem to enjoy water sports. Of course, they may not experience the extreme heat of the African plains, so they have no great impulse to take a dip. Also, no cats enjoy water used against them in an antagonistic manner or getting water in their eyes or ears. Being sprayed or squirted with water isn’t fun, nor is being forced into [ Read More ]
World’s largest snowman was set in 2008 in Bethel, Maine. Olympia SnowWoman, the world’s largest snow(wo)man is created by Jim Mann and his crew at Mt. Mann Jewelers. The SnowWoman stood 122 feet 1 inch (37.21 m) in height, weight: 13,000,000 lbs. of snow, and was named Olympia Snowe. The previous record was also a snowman built in Bethel, Maine, in February 1999. The snowman was named “Angus, King of [ Read More ]
Do you like fishing? Fishing continues to be a favorite pastime in the United States, 16% of the U.S. population 16 years old and older (34 million anglers) spent an average of 16 days fishing. Freshwater fishing was the most popular type of fishing with over 28 million anglers devoting nearly 467 million angler-days to the sport. But who fishing like these Canadian? These Canadian fisherman are not having any [ Read More ]
Stuttgart goalkeeper Jens Lehmann proved he wasn’t a shy guy when he went for a toilet break behind the goal during Stuttgart’s Champions League victory. The former Arsenal goalkeeper, confronted with the wee problem of being caught short in front of 40,000 fans nipped over the advertising boards, crouched down and urinated.
Building a self-balancing robot too easy for you? Why not take an extra step and trick one out so that it can breakdance! It’s pretty awesome, however if I was a human breakdancer competing against it, I would be tempted to argue that using a built-in motor to do head spins is kind of like cheating. Of course, it’s probably not a good idea to argue with a breakdancing robot, [ Read More ]