Photo: Flickr user lifeontheedge

Thursday, April 26, 2007

Russian space dogs. In the 1950s and 60s, the Soviet Union launched missions with passenger slots for at least 57 dogs. The actual number of dogs in space is smaller, as some dogs flew more than once.

Wednesday, April 25, 2007

Anatoli Bugorski is a Russian scientist who was involved in an accident with a particle accelerator in 1978.

Software Personified

Os-tans are software personified as anime girls. There's even a Wikipedia-tan, which is a way cooler mascot than the Wikipede.

Monday, April 23, 2007