Posts Tagged ‘Japan’

Otherwise, Japanese science has much to answer for.

Presenting the end to world hunger: a meat substitute made from… “sewage mud.”

Yes, it’s what you think it is.


Note to Sydney of Crepes of Wrath: I double-dog dare you to make a recipe from this!


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You’ve no doubt heard of the massive quake in Japan yesterday. Magnitude 8.9, aftershocks over magnitude 7 on the scale, killer tidal waves — yeah, the Japanese are having a real bad day.

There’s plenty of information out on the web, but I wanted to share this one in particular, via Hot Air: an animation by NOAA of the wave effect as it bounced back and forth across the Pacific. Like ripples in a pond… except we’re talking about the biggest ocean on the planet:

“Impressive” doesn’t describe it by half.

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Live crab vending machines.

You know you want it.

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