Andrew Sullivan links to a map from the 2009 Human Development Report, which uses HDI, the Human Development Index, as a measure of the general level of development for jurisdictions on both sides of the US-Mexico border.
The history of Burning Man has always been a complex entity that has survived, nay, mutated over the years. And because of this, it has grown rapidly since its humble beginnings of a simple gathering on a beach.
The infographic poster shows only a small portion of what Burning Man is. By no means do mere numbers even begin to show a complete picture, as that is a history of stories, experiences, and individual tales.
One image shows the first coronal mass ejection (CME) observed by STEREO’s Ahead spacecraft, taken Dec. 9.
"ESA designed MIRAVI so that the public could have access to daily views of Earth. Naturally, scientists are already familiar with these data, but we thought these images would be interesting to everyone. Seeing the most recently acquired images of the planet will allow people to witness the magnificent beauty of Earth and become more knowledgeable about the environment," ESAa€™s Director of Earth Observation Programmes Volker Liebig said.
Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, have found that people can follow a scent surprisingly well, as long as they do not mind abandoning all dignity, putting their nose right to the ground and crawling along with their bottoms in the air.
[Ed: How do you think we find the ladies?AA No, not scent,AAmyAAsilly ninja, but yes to the abandoning all dignity part]
Supposedly the founders of Skype have a peer-to-peer internet-TV system that is currently being tested with 6,000 people.