95-year-old Chinese woman climbs out of coffin 6 days after she 'died'
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Li Xiufeng was found motionless and not breathing in bed by her neighbour more than a fortnight after tripping and suffering a head injury at her home in China"s Guangxi Province.

When he failed to wake her up, Chen Qingwang assumed the frail grandmother had passed away in her sleep.

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http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/weird-news/zombie-gran-95-year-old-chinese-woman-746295


The elderly lady you CAN call deer! Holly the doe is world's oldest and loves nothing more than eating mints
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Meet 21-year-old Holly who has far out-lived the average age for a deer, normally around 15 years old, by munching on her favourite snack of Polo mints.

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http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2109314/The-elderly-lady-CAN-deer-Holly-doe-worlds-oldest-loves-eating-mints.html


Who gets Iraq's oil. Russian Gazprom Neft may soon start oil trading in Iraq
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Badra"s reserves are estimated at about three billion barrels of oil.

The production launch is scheduled for 2013 to reach 170,000 barrels per day or about 8.5 million tons per year by 2017 and maintain this level for seven years.

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http://en.rian.ru/world/20120302/171692148.html


This message will self-destruct: Destroy digital evidence before it destroys you
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To protect against snooping during a digital age divorce, you should obviously change all your passwords immediately.

However, an attorney may file motions to acquire the same information. In fact, 94% of American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) say there is a rise in the use of text messages as electronic evidence in divorces. "Text messages can be particularly powerful forms of evidence during a divorce case, because they are written reco

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http://www.networkworld.com/community/blog/message-will-self-destruct-destroy-digital-evidence-it-destroys-you


Ups and Downs: The Worlds Fastest Elevators
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The design of our buildings matters, whether we are talking about efficiency of daily routines or energy use.

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http://newswatch.nationalgeographic.com/2012/03/02/fastest-elevators/


Online Strategy: A New Take on the Game of Risk
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If you are a cartography buff, or really dig on some good old strategy gaming, then this game is for you.

Like a new take on the classic board game Risk, the gaming site Major Command is quickly attracting a rabid fan-base of map hungry strategists from around the world. Their mission? Conquering the world by dominating their enemies.

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http://www.visualnews.com/2012/02/28/online-strategy-a-new-take-on-the-game-of-risk/


Chemical relaxers linked to high uterine fibroid risks among African-American Women? I doubt it
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I sport an afro or natural hair, but I use to have a perm. About a year ago, I shared my hair journey with Afrobella ...

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http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/urban-scientist/2012/03/01/chemical-relaxers-uterine-fibroid-risks-african-american-women/


Further evidence of secret US indictment of Julian Assange
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The Stratfor emails undoubtedly reflect sentiments in the Obama administration to exact revenge on Assange and destroy WikiLeaks for having exposed US war crimes.

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http://www.wsws.org/articles/2012/mar2012/wiki-m01.shtml


99% of NASA's portable devices are unencrypted
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NASA could stand to tighten up the security of its data, according to a report filed with the US House of Representatives Wednesday.

Virtually none of the agency"s portable devices are encrypted, and 48 of them were lost or stolen between April 2009 and April 2011. One of those was an unencrypted notebook containing algorithms to command and control the International Space Station.

Source:
http://arstechnica.com/science/news/2012/03/99-percent-of-nasas-portable-devices-are-unencrypted.ars


Facebook Timeline Brand Pages Are Here [PICS]
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Announced today, Facebook Timeline brand Pages appear to be a powerful new tool for companies and businesses.

This is what they look like.

Source:
http://mashable.com/2012/02/29/facebook-timeline-brand-pages/


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