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    Lego-Man Travels To Space And Brings Back Photos And Videos

      A Lego man has successfully gone where no Lego man has gone before – the edge of space and back down. It’s all thanks to two friends,  teacher Jon Chippindall, 31 and entrepreneur Ian Cunningham, 29, who met while studying aerospace engineering at Manchester University. Together, they created...
  • Man Looses Life Savings At Carnival Game Trying To Win XBox Kinetic

    Think gambling addiction happens only at the casino? Think again. A New Hampshire man has lost his life savings trying to win an XBox Kinetic playing Tubs of Fun at a local fair. “You’re expecting the kids to win a few things, let the kids have a good time,” Gribbohm told...
  • The perfect handshake?

      A good handshake, it seems, could be all it takes to ‘seal the deal’ with a future employer. British Scientists from Manchester University have stopped navel gazing long enough to unveil a mathematical formula for the ‘perfect handshake’. PH = ? (e2 + ve2)(d2) + (cg + dr)2...