Police in New Zealand who stopped a man after he was spotted swerving on a road discovered just how drunk he was when a gave a sample of breath that exceeded the limit of the breathalyser.
The breathalyser was unable to give a reading because it only measured blood alcohol levels up to 2000mcg.
The man was blood tested, recording 2290mcg, nearly six times over the legal limit. [via]
Measuring just 8.8-micrometers long, this 1-billionth scale model of the USS Enterprise "was made with a 30 kV Ga+ focused-ion- beam CVD using phenanthrene gas by Takayuki Hoshino and Shinji Matsui of the Himeji Institute of Technology." [via]
Yes, you read that headline correctly. A Lithuanian man living in Aberdeen, Scotland was fined £600 for "exposing his penis and thrusting it in her face, forcing her to take evasive action to avoid getting struck".
He says he can't recall the incident happening but accepts the police's accounts of what happened.
A game for the remake of Nightmare on Elm Street in which you have to keep the girl awake for as long as possible.
Update: The game appears to have gone. The address www.keepherawake.com went directly to the game. Warner Bros have either moved or removed it.
Movie-list maker Brad Bourland has spent many thousands of hours over the past nine years ranking 9,331 movies. The list primarily includes films made in the English language from 1927 to 1999, and excludes documentaries, made-for-TV movies, shorts and silent films.
A company called USmart has announced what it says is the "world's smallest computer". It's certainly the cutest.
The 4.8-inch MC-1 has a 1.6GHz Intel Atom Z530 CPU, 1GB of RAM and 4GB of on-board storage. If the keyboard is too small to use, which it probably is, they also sell a device which is a combination of a trackpad and slightly larger keyboard.
Engadget has more pics and a video.