Archive for March, 2011

March 31st, 2011 - Posted by Kate

Awesome Australians!

Yesterday, I heard about an amazing medical breakthrough – stem cell coated contact lenses that are restoring sight to people who are legally blind in a matter of weeks! Digging a bit deeper, I found out something even more incredible, this work has been pioneered by researchers in our very own backyard – the University […]

March 21st, 2011 - Posted by Kate

Ever wondered how flies land on the ceiling?

Well, this is just one of the fascinating revelations on website todayifoundout.com. Other gems include 15 facts you probably didn’t know about bananas, Why zippers have got YKK on them and What the things you see when you rub your eyes are called. Enjoy!

March 4th, 2011 - Posted by Kate

Yesterday I started the day with a dose of inspiration – the TED conference streamed live from Long Beach to our very own Bondi Beach! Given that it started at the unearthly hour of 3.30am Sydney time, it was great to see so many people make the effort to be there. ┬áThere was an incredible […]