17/11/12

today I learned: ontario, canada is named after the lake…not the other way around. also, when you receive a kidney transplant, they leave the existing (poopy) kidney in, and just add the new one. WHAT! next, after reading the script to schindler’s list, composer john williams said to spielberg, “you need a better composer”, to which spielberg replied, “I know, but they’re all dead”. finally, upon meeting mr rodgers, koko the gorilla’s favourite celebrity, she took off his shoes as he did at the beginning of his show. saturday bonus: buzz aldrin invented a way for a space station to perpetually switch orbits between earth and mars, dubbed the “aldrin mars cycler”. it would greatly reduce costs of mars colonization efforts if implemented.  weoooow.

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