Thursday, May 27, 2010

Monday, May 24, 2010

"The revolution volcano"

Its name, Laki, is easier to pronounce than Eyjafjallajokull. Some Icelandic words are easier to pronounce than others!
The Laki volcanic fissure in southern Iceland erupted over an eight-month period from 8 June 1783 to February 1784.
It triggered a weird weather and bad crops which were one of the causes of the revolution.

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

6 mn 21 sec about robots

10 mn 4 sec about crows

8th Wonderland

The video might make you feel like visiting the website below:
Well, you'll have to join to visit the country first and then you might want to get naturalized. hat's what I did.
It was entertaining to watch the short videos beginning with "Meet the ambassador" but then, when I got naturalized, even if I thought the constitution which is to be voted soon made sense,I was disappointed by the ambassador's replies to my questions!
I don't regret getting naturalized anyway.
I still think it's a great idea, this new land of democracy. The web could indeed become a great platform for actual democracy

Saturday, May 15, 2010

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

steam on the left, magma ash on the right

Here is the best way to follow the Eyjafjallajokull volcano live!

And a great site to get more follow-up.

Tuesday, May 04, 2010

Monday, May 03, 2010

How to pronounce names

Useful site!
Here is a video link about it!


CBS — 1 mai 2010 — Until last week, drilling in the Gulf of Mexico had been catastrophe-free for decades. Now, drilling opponents have new ammunition in their fight. Wyatt Andrews reports: