Monday, 21 October 2013

News from Around the World (21/10)

Beautiful World Heritage Site - 12 photos of some very beautiful places in the world.


Why The Soviet Union Never Made It To The Moon - For those tech geeks who want to know why the Soviet didn't win the space race even though they were able to send the first man up to space.


What Does a Chef Eat After Work? - Cooks and chefs rarely tire of cooking, and making dinner for friends on a day off, or making a late-night snack for a couple of co-workers, is often a pleasure and never a task. But ....


The First Cut - While much in medicine has changed over the last century, no teaching tool has replaced the gift of a human body. X-rays, MRIs and CT scans allow medical students to see inside flesh and bone to the sources of injury and disease. Special mannequins help future surgeons hone their incision techniques...


Museum of (Almost) Every Object - Hop over to Italy with me for a minute will you? In the countryside province of Parma (yeah, that place where the ham comes from), an unusual and one-of-a-kind museum awaits …