August 26, 2011

What a Gem of A Discovery!

Astronomers believe they have found an entire planet made of diamonds.

Scientists at the University of Manchester think they have unearthed a once-massive star in the Milky Way that has been transformed into a small planet made of the precious rock.

The international research team first detected an unusual star, called a pulsar, and followed up their discovery with research using a telescope based in an observatory in Cheshire.

The findings led the scientists to discover the gravitational pull of a small companion planet orbiting the pulsar.

Pulsars are small spinning stars more than ten miles in diameter – the size of a small city – that emit a beam of radio waves.

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August 25, 2011

Steve Jobs - Things You Did Not Know About Him

Steve Jobs had no formal schooling in engineering, yet he's listed as the inventor or co-inventor on more than 200 U.S. patents. You can see some of the significant products that were created under his direction over HERE.

Ten Unusual Things Which You Did Not Know About Steve Jobs can be viewed HERE.

Steve Jobs' resignation letter can be viewed HERE.

Best quotes from Steve Jobs can be viewed HERE.