james-hetfield

Metallica’s James Hetfield now has a PhD in astrophysics

(From Lost at e Minor) Metallica’s lead singer and heavy metal guitarist James Hetfield just put us all to shame by getting a PhD in astrophysics. Oh, and by the way, that’s Dr Hetfield to you. Hetfield recently finished de...
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These temporary tattoos tell you if you’re allergic to noodles

(From Lost at e Minor) An organisation in Japan has come up with temporary tattoos that change colour once they detect an allergy to soba noodles. According to Hokkaido’s Soba Association, around 0.03 per cent of people are a...
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millenium falcon

Millennium Falcon would cost nearly $300,798 a year to insure

(From Daily Mail) You wouldn’t expect insurance for a smuggler’s ride to come cheap, but Star Wars rogue Han Solo would need to have plenty of cash, or credits, to keep the Millennium Falcon flying. The deceptively ...
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Jurassic World

Want to build a real Jurassic World? It’ll cost you $23 billion

(From Daily Mail) Given their tendency to end in disaster, it is perhaps worth asking why anyone would want to build a Jurassic World-style theme park, but if you wanted to it would cost a cool $23 billion (£15 billion). But a...
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t-rex

Scientists to carry out ‘autopsy’ on life-sized T-Rex replica

(From Daily Mail) The Tyrannosaurus Rex has baffled scientists for decades, with mystery still surrounding how it could eat with its tiny arms – and even suggestions the predatory dinosaur had feathers. But experts could ...
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