DISASTER: OSAMA BIN LADEN

I found these to be helpful – a short article about Osama Bin Laden’s background, and a list of questions and answers about bin Laden.

DISASTER: PHOTOS

If the news sites are slow to load, this site has all of today’s AP photos collected together.

HOW WATER BLASTERS WORK

Sure, you could get back to work after the holiday, but wouldn’t you rather check out an illustrated explanation of how water blasters work?

DOUGLAS ADAMS DIES

Douglas Adams passed away on Friday. He was 49. He was the author of The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy, and several other of the most wonderful books in the world. “So long, and thanks for all the fish.”

GINGER UNWRAPPED

Ginger, the much-hyped device invented by Dean Kamen, apparently is a two-wheeled scooter-like device that will run nearly emission-free using a hydrogen-based engine.Here’s an article with more info about Ginger. That might not grab you at first, but two things...