Passenger jet nearly touches down sideways, twice

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="x4YXk5aTqrbEJ_aOEVPJv0e1wXKOj9Lq" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (DigitalJournal) After experiencing two aborted landings in howling crosswinds one experienced airline passenger summed up his feelings in a three-word Tweet: "Never flying again." It more…

Microsoft's smart bra combats emotional eating

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ArsTechnica) Microsoft researchers have developed a bra-mounted sensor system that measures sweat and heart activity in order to detect emotional triggers for overeating. The research is based on more…

Your voice gives away your height

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) It may sound like a tall tale ... but it is possible to gauge someone's height just from listening to their voice. Listeners can accurately more…

Astronaut

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Editor's note: Do you need something to smile about? Every day, WND selects the best joke offered up by readers and contributors to its Laughlines forum and brings more…

Nobel winner: Scientists wrong most of time

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) One of this year's Nobel Prize laureates says learning how to handle failure is key to becoming a successful scientist. American James Rothman, who shared the more…

Dog, fox form unusual friendship

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) Norwegian photographer Torgeir Berge was out in the woods with his dog Tinni one morning last summer when they stumbled upon a young fox. The dog more…

The right

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Editor's note: Do you need something to smile about? Every day, WND selects the best joke offered up by readers and contributors to its Laughlines forum and brings more…

You've never seen a snowflake in this much detail

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Accuweather) As the saying goes, no two snowflakes are exactly alike. Russian photographer Alexey Kljatov's collection of high-resolution magnified flakes makes this widely-held belief more convincing. The Moscow-based more…