Six things that foreigners feel are overpriced in Japan
Japan is perceived as being an expensive country by many foreigners. Some things are expensive ... Movie tickets The average price of a movie ticket in the U.S. is $7.95 (about 640 yen). In Japan, you’ll have to shell out at least 1,800 yen.
Top 10 Fastest Cars in the World
The car in question was a 2007 model – since then, SSC has upgraded the Aero to include an all-new twin-turbo V8 engine (half the size of the Veyron,) producing 1287 hp, giving the car a theoretical top speed of 290 mph. Nope, that’s not a typo.
Nutritional rehabilitation in anorexia nervosa: review of the literature and implications for treatment
Restoration of weight and nutritional status are key elements in the treatment of anorexia nervosa ... kcal is required to gain a kg of weight (or 3,500 kcal to gain 0.5 kg of weight). In other words, to gain 1 kg (2 pounds, lb) a week, this means ...
FanFest Highlights: “I’m never really ready for any guy to hug me from behind.”
Here are some of the highlights from the Q&A sessions in the club level ... “I’m dancing with Selena Gomez.” “Way too many thoughts. I’m sorry.” — Does Lincecum miss his hair? “At times I do, but I also missed my ears, too.”
Anti-fluoridation crankery? How quaintly 1960s! I only wish it weren’t on ScienceBlogs
let me just put it this way. If you’re going to trumpet that you have all these “medical” and “scientific” professionals allegedly on your side, it sure doesn’t help your credibility to have so many quacks in the list mixed in with the real ...