But, can it defeat a Bigfoot in a fight?


Walker says the robot has about 60 to 70 percent of the function of a human.

via Bionic Man Walks, Breathes With Artificial Parts : NPR.



Add ‘earthquakes’ to ‘pollution’ on list of bad things oil is doing to us.


Although the controversial practice of fracking has been directly linked to at least two seismic events small tremors in Garvin County, Oklahoma and Lancashire, England, the wastewater injection that follows fracking is much more likely to set the earth shaking. Thats because injection wells receive far more water than fracking sites, said Katie Keranen, lead author of the Geology study. And unlike at fracking sites, the water is not removed. As pressure builds in these disposal wells, it pushes up against geological faults, sometimes causing them to rupture, setting off an earthquake.

via Scientists Say Oil Industry Likely Caused Largest Oklahoma Earthquake.

On Unarmed Black Men, Nos. 6, 7 and 8

“It is way too early to call this a hate crime,” Federal Bureau of Investigation agent James Finch said at a Sunday afternoon news conference.

via Two arrested in north Tulsa shootings that claimed three lives | Tulsa World.

I Told You Oklahoma Sucks

What’s the difference between a fertilized egg; a corporation; and a woman? Beat. One of them isn’t considered a person in Oklahoma! BOOM!!!

via Kristin Schaal on last night’s “Daily Show,” via BLOGGING via TYPEWRITER.

For the whole video, click here.

For the context of the headline, read this: (How come Texas does not float out into the Gulf of Mexico? Because Oklahoma sucks.)