to catch a comet
Originally uploaded by Jirrupin.

  1. WikipediaComet McNaughtthe brightest comet in 30 years. Have you seen this?
  2. Britain and France considered a “union” in the 1950s. Why don’t they still like each other? Look at Canada!
  3. Guinness Red – Guiness is one of my favourites. I definitely try this.
  4. You can drag and drop URL text in Firefox. I use Linkification firefox add-on which automatically turns URL into a clickable link.
  5. The UK government sets standards for carbon offsetting schemes to bring greater clarity to the industry. Only 4 meet its new guidelines – Pure, Global Cool, Equiclimate and Carbon Offsets Ltd.
  6. The “carbon neutral” was coined and trademarked by Global Cool founder Dan Morrell back in the late 1980s.
  7. WikipediaDoomsday Clock two minutes closer to midnight. Experts assessing the dangers posed to civilisation have added climate change to the prospect of nuclear annihilation as the greatest threats to humankind.
  8. Intel 45nm CPUs to use metal gates, high-k dielectric. “significant performance increase and leakage reduction” – require less power and generate less heat.
  9. WikipediaSeasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) – Dawn machine to beat winter blues? Get a dog!
  10. Happy Australia Day. Koalas spend approximately 20 hours asleep or resting