Now I Know: Learn Something New Every Day, By Email is a daily newsletter that gives you an interesting fact you probably didn't know, in an easy to digest format.
You'll learn things like:* Abraham Lincoln created the Secret Service -- on the day he was shot.
* Carrots used to be purple.
* How turkey (the bird/food) got its name.
|Instant Server: Get a Fully Functional Virtual Linux Server for 35 Minutes|
|China Bans Search Term 'Occupy'|
|95% of User Generated Content is Malware and Spam|
|"[A website's] 'fold' simply does not exist."|
|'Is It Old?' Check Before You Share How Dead or Mad Fresh Your Link Is|
|"Fossil fuel executives want to get a piece of the clean-energy business."|
|Termite-Inspired Autonomous Robotic Construction Crew|
|“The release of methane from hydrate may be apocalyptic.”|
|Unboxing a Factory Sealed IBM Compatible PC from 1988|
|The Unknown Reader|
|"This very internationalism that contributed to the apocalyptic disaster that ended the Bronze Age."|
|James Charles' Pop Culture Dollars|
|“There was not only automation but where the suggestion that humans had any control [...] was absent too.”|
|"Most of what kids currently learn at school will probably be irrelevant by the time they are 40."|
|“One of the major concerns with asteroid mining is, of course, getting to the asteroids.”|
|“You can make spaceships much bigger than anything we’ve seen so far in history.”|