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Indiana National Guardsmen Exposed to Dangerous Levels of Hexavalent Chromium?

Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy Rachel Maddow MSNBC 139 Indiana Guardsmen knowingly exposed to Hexavalent Chromium (an extreme…

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When spellcheckers attack: The Cupertino Effect

“The Cupertino Effect” is the technical term for a correct word that is consistently erroneously replaced by spell-checkers. It’s named for Microsoft Word 97’s habit…

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Britney Spears’ Twitter Account was Hacked

Some prankster hacked into Britney Spears’ Twitter account sometime this morning and posted a crude message for all her followers. The Britney tweet stated, “Hi…

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what’s happened to the dogs that were part of Michael Vick’s dog fighting kennel

Sports Illustrated’s cover story on what’s happened to the dogs that were part of Michael Vick’s dog fighting kennel. It turns out the large majority…

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Why has there been a new Madden game every year for the last 20 years?

It’s a tough road that EA has chosen, one illustrated by the above graph from Gamasutra’s recent analysis of November’s North American sales results. Reliable…

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Female Urine to Blame for Male Infertility…Says The Vatican

Pill link to infertile men, says Vatican THE contraceptive pill is polluting the environment and is in part responsible for male infertility, a report in…

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Friended by Mom and Dad on Facebook

Students Worry About Parental Snooping, Devise Ways to Protect Privacy The Facebook group entitled “For the love of god — don’t let parents join Facebook”…

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Conn. man’s last lotto ticket wins $10M for widow

On the day that Donald Peters died, he unknowingly provided financial security for his wife of 59 years and their family. Peters bought two Connecticut…

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A Supernova Ribbon from Hubble

What created this unusual space ribbon? Most assuredly, one of the most violent explosions ever witnessed by ancient humans. Back in the year 1006 AD,…

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73.4 Percent of All Wikipedia Edits Are Made By Roughly 1,400 People

There are millions of people who browse Wikipedia in any given month, but only 2 percent of them (roughly 1,400) are responsible for editing nearly…

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