At least two Picasso paintings, worth a total of nearly $66 million, were stolen from the artist's granddaughter's house in Paris, police said Wednesday. The paintings, "Maya and the Doll" and "Portrait of Jacqueline," disappeared overnight Monday to Tuesday from the chic 7th arrondissement, or district, a Paris police official said.
(I think its the chimps with spears)
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The Love Machine pixel art challenge is complete and we have three new champions. This week's challenge awards go to the following pieces:
A team led by Iowa State University anthropology professor Jill Pruetz witnessed the spearing of a bushbaby in Fongoli, Senegal, during an observation of chimpanzees from March 2005 to July 2006. In a study being released Thursday in the online version of the journal Current Biology, Pruetz documents 22 cases of chimps using spear-like tools to hunt bushbabies (a small primate that lives in hollow branches or tree trunks).
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Yup, pretty self explanatory.
He is 43, and was born in Moscow, Russia. He moved to Cleveland, Ohio in 1990, where he is currently working as a violin maker/luthier.
I recently had a chance to interview him, and I jumped at the opportunity.
According to a groundbreaking article by Annemarie Colbin, being overweight is unavoidable. Luckily for us, being obese is good for you! In fact, it results in decreased incidence of cancer, respiratory disease, tuberculosis, heart disease, and osteoporosis. And being merely overweight is key to success in maintaining a healthy body: some benefits of overweightness include lower suicide rates, less type I diabetes, and others. So let's all go out there and stuff our faces while reaping the massive health benefits!
Sufficed to say I was one that was always told and believed video games to be bad for your eyes, but a new study is coming out to say that isn't true.
"These games push the human visual system to the limits and the brain adapts to it. That learning carries over into other activities and possibly everyday life."
So pick up those video games and get back on your butt....It's good for ya!
wearing adult diapers to confront the woman.
Nowak was initially arrested on attempted kidnapping charges on Monday in Orlando after assaulting Colleen Shipman, a U.S. Air Force captain, police said."
Take that Ruskies... You may have gotten into space first, but we were the first to put a diaper wearing psycho behind the wheel of a 1.7 billion dollar space shuttle.
"The "extremely critical" Excel vulnerabilities are found in Microsoft Office 2000, Office 2003 and Office XP, as well as in Office 2004 for computers running Apple's Mac OS, according to a separate advisory from security company Secunia.
Attackers are sending e-mails with malicious Excel attachments and are hosting Web sites that house Office files that attempt to take advantage of the security flaws, according to Microsoft. Once an attacker exploits the vulnerabilities, they can gain control of a person's system remotely."
This effects EVERYONE with Excel, even Macs... Be sure to check the security advisory from Microsoft and get all needed updates!
So here we go... The good, then bad, and the ugly on Microsoft Windows Vista. This is by no means an extremely in depth review, if you want one of those, go to CNET.
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