Ukraine’s Got Talent - two child acrobats

Saturday, 18 September 2010, 19:40 | Category : Crumbs, Curiosities
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I’d find this sort of thing impressive even if they were adults, but it’s even more interesting (and cute) because they’re so young (just 6 & 7 years old).

It’s a shame the hosts are so patronizing. Must say I prefer the British hosts a lot more - they might be a little softer with some [...]

Firefox 3.0 is more popular than IE7 in Europe

Thursday, 2 April 2009, 16:14 | Category : Computer Stuff, Crumbs
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I came across this. When you count all versions of Firefox and all versions of IE then IE still comes on top in Europe (though not everywhere - not in Poland for example *grin*), but Firefox 3.0 is the most popular browser version in Europe at the moment :) It’s interesting to see that [...]

Tense relations between the Ukraine and Russia

Saturday, 1 November 2008, 12:49 | Category : Crumbs, Politics, Human Rights & Other Serious Stuff
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Russia’s military plans

Thursday, 23 October 2008, 9:31 | Category : Crumbs, Politics, Human Rights & Other Serious Stuff
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This article covers quite a wide spectrum of things. It’s about the army stationed in Crimea, the former Soviet republics, the missile shield and the general mood in Russia.
The prime minister is also quoted as saying:
“We are not going to start a war or attack any country. Right now, in fact, Russia does not fight [...]

Sending Messages to Aliens

Thursday, 23 October 2008, 9:11 | Category : Crumbs, Curiosities
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The planet Gliese should receive our messages in 2029 apparently. They were transmitted by a giant radio-telescope in the Ukraine.