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The moving bus stop

Some bus stops don’t stay still in China: Across the world’s second-largest economy, citizens are playing footsie with bus stands, wreaking havoc with transport routes and pitting neighbors against one another as they angle for the special rewards and prestige … Continue reading

13. October 2014 by Han Sheng
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Jimmy “Omnipresent” Wales

If you’ve been using Wikipedia lately…

21. November 2011 by Han Sheng
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Spirit

The real story behind the Spirit rover’s longevity.

27. March 2010 by Han Sheng
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Peak Productivity

This is so true! Especially now that I don’t live by myself.

20. September 2009 by Han Sheng
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English as it is broken

So I was in Taiwan for a week over summer, and I couldn’t help but notice examples of ‘Engrish’ (aka ‘Chinglish’) in many places. As it was also my first week having a camera phone, I decided to document every … Continue reading

26. August 2009 by Han Sheng
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The Science News Cycle

Moral of the story: The next time you see a news report about scientific discoveries on TV, take it with a pinch of salt.

20. May 2009 by Han Sheng
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Goaltending is a sucky job

This quote from a hockey website made me laugh. “Goaltending is a normal job, sure. How would you like it in your job if every time you made a small mistake, a red light went on over your desk and … Continue reading

15. April 2009 by Han Sheng
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Funny Physics Lecturer

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01. April 2009 by Han Sheng
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Men + Sports

Apparently Ricki doesn’t like the fact that most guys watch sports (a sweeping generalization here). She was blaming everything on men’s penchant for watching sports. Here’s an extract of the conversation we had that got us laughing so hard in … Continue reading

10. February 2009 by Han Sheng
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Simpsons at a ‘Mapple’ store.

Here’s the Simpsons’ take on Apple – the basic premise being that the Springfield Mall gets a “Mapple” store and everyone buys MyPods, MyPhones, and MyCubes. There’s even an announcement by Steve Mobs! [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kkTMeczyHtE&color1=0xb1b1b1&color2=0xcfcfcf&hl=en&feature=player_embedded&fs=1]

01. December 2008 by Han Sheng
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