In the news this week:
Does exoskeletal companion make super-soldier? A bit of the ole’ war machine never harmed anybody, right? Except that it always does.
Was China’s Forbidden City built by sliding stones on ice? Beautiful photos accompany this story.
Will prototype lab to make rubber from dandelion juice succeed in Europe? The idea is to lessen dependence on rubber trees from abroad to support rubber industry.
Have English become less religious and more spiritual? Survey says yes.
I had heard that dandelions were good to eat, but who’d have thought of making rubber from extracted dandelion juice?