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Thursday: March 4, 2010

NASA has discovered an abundant amount of water on the moon.NASA has discovered an abundant amount of water on the moon.

The quantity of water present at the lunar poles is significant,' Spudis writes; 'at the north pole alone, the 600 million metric tons of water there -- turned into rocket fuel -- is enough to launch the equivalent of one Space Shuttle (735 mT of propellant) per day for over 2000 years.'

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Space @ 6:36 AM | Tags (10) | nasa | water | abcnews | space | moon | planet | orbit | rocket | fuel | tons |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 14 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: November 23, 2009

Always wondered just how heavy the entire Internet would actually be?Always wondered just how heavy the entire Internet would actually be?

The answer? About 498,438,559,990kgs according to CNET's UK site which would be about 1,098,868,920,000 pounds or roughly 549,434,460 short tons. That's heavy stuff, Doc.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interwebs @ 6:36 AM | Tags (6) | cnet | internet | kilograms | pounds | tons | weight |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 14 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: October 9, 2009

A collection of iPhone design trends for your viewing pleasure.A collection of iPhone design trends for your viewing pleasure.

Smashing Magazine takes an in-depth look at successful (and perhaps the not so successful) design trends and patterns of the mobile sensation that is iPhone. Big pretty buttons, don't fail me now.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Design @ 2:56 PM | Tags (7) | apple | iphone | design | trends | patterns | smashing | buttons |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 40 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: July 7, 2009

Having forty-two tons of trash on your property may land you a fine.Having forty-two tons of trash on your property may land you a fine.

Garbage weighed in at about 85,000 pounds and took ten trucks to haul it away.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Strange @ 7:45 AM | Tags (4) | fine | garbage | tons | waste |  | Discuss (1) |  | facebook | twitter | 19 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: June 19, 2009

Gaming accessories might be coming soon to your beloved iPhone or iPod Touch.Gaming accessories might be coming soon to your beloved iPhone or iPod Touch.

With actual buttons too!

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Apple @ 9:04 AM | Tags (4) | accessories | buttons | iphone | ipod |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 8 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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