Monthly Archives: February 2006

Brain Teaser: Everybody has to cross the river

Apparently this is an IQ test given to job applicants in Japan:

“Everybody has to cross the river”.

The following rules apply:

* Only 2 persons on the raft at a time
* The father can not stay with any of the daughters, without their mother’s presence
* The mother can not stay with any of the sons, without their father’s presence
* The thief (striped shirt) cannot stay with any family member if the policeman is not there
* Only the Father, the Mother and the Policeman know how to operate the raft

To start click on the big blue circle on the bottom right side of the window after you click the link below.
To move the people click on them.
To move the raft click on the pole on the opposite side of the river.

http://freeweb.siol.net/danej/riverIQGame.swf

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Pics of Nissan Terranaut vehicle!

Nissan of Europe has released a bevy of images showing every nook and cranny of its upcoming Geneva-bound concept, the Terranaut. The 4×4, according to the company, was designed for scientists, geologists, archaeologists or adventurers�� whose office is the great outdoors. This thing is so kewl looking! I am so looking forward to futuristic automobiles!

  

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True 3-D Monitors Invented with Revolutionary Technology

Introduced in Japan,, This is tooo kewl!!! The technology is finally here, YES YES YES YES.. Here comes holodecks!!….Yippeeeee

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Hyperdrive engine could let us reach Mars in 3 hours

The US military is considering testing the principle behind a type of space drive which holds the promise of reaching Mars in just three hours. Sounds like these guys have been watching too much Star Wars, but will it really work? I can see it 10 years from now,

Scenario:

(Kid gets ready for school, walks out to the bus stop then realizes he forgot something and runs back in the house.)
Kid: “Mom, mommm, I need you!”
Mom: “What is it Johnny?”
Kid: “I need you to sign my parental consent form for a field trip.”
Mom: “No problem honey, Where are you going?”
Kid: “Ohh just Mars again. It should take us 3 hours to get there , we’ll stay for about 2 hours, have our nice sack lunches, then head back home .”
Mom: “Ok Johnny. You be careful now, listen to your teacher. When she tells you to roll the window up, roll it up this time. And no poking holes in each others space suits, them things are expensive. And here take my 1000 mega pixel camera and get some good pictures of Cydonia while your there.”
Kid: “Ok..Thanks mom!! See you this afternoon!!

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