The most popular Diggs: cyclic universe, 9 major stories everyone got wrong, smart girlfriend
Tuesday 04 January 2011
The most popular news, videos and images as picked by Digg users during the last seven days, recorded on January 4.
1. Have scientists discovered proof our universe wasn't the first? - scientists have discovered that our universe may have been reborn from a "cyclic universe."
2. World Airline Traffic (24-Hour Time Lapse) AMAZING!!! - a video of all large aircraft flights traveling around the world during a period of 24 hours.
3. Phone Chargers To Be Standardized In 2011 - It's about time! - mobile phone manufacturers including Samsung, Apple, Nokia and Research in Motion are working on making microUSB jacks the standard connector for phone chargers and may reach that goal in 2011.
4. 9 Major Stories Everyone Got Wrong This Year - an article that explains the "truths" behind nine major internet memes and viral stories from 2010 including Conan vs. Leno, Kanye West and the iPhone 4 and iPad disasters.
5. Smart girlfriend - a girlfriend gives her boyfriend a copy of World of Warcraft for Christmas, but not without making him sign a contract that says he will play "in moderation and resist from letting it take over my life."
Life & Style blogs
Who is Teresa Fidalgo? Debunking the fake ghost story that's got Instagram spooked
Planes go hybrid-electric in important step to greener flight
The 10 Best Scotch Whiskies
Boxing Day sales: From Asos to Harrods, the best fashion deals
Victoria Beckham's clothing sales double to £30 million in one year
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
Rozanne Duncan: Ukip expels councillor for 'jaw-dropping' comments made in BBC TV interview
Germany anti-Islam protests: 17,000 march on Dresden against 'Islamification of the West'
Ukip member gets into Christmas spirit with Union Flag plea to Santa 'for our country back'
BBC director Danny Cohen: Rising UK antisemitism makes me feel more uncomfortable than ever
Katie Hopkins speaks out on childhood obesity: 'Parents of fat children should be prosecuted for child cruelty'
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- 3 Andy Murray takes to Twitter to show off his Christmas jumper
- 4 Margaret Thatcher 'expressed fears of Asian rising' at Anglo-Irish summit in 1984
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