"Los Gobiernos no quieren una poblacion capaz de pensar criticamente. Quieren trabajadores obedientes, gente lo suficientemente inteligente para manejar las máquinas y lo suficientemente tonta para pasivamente aceptar su situación" George Carlin
The Global Brain Trade "Which countries have the most foreign scientists, and which ones suffer from the worst brain drain? To answer these questions, researchers at the National Bureau of Economic Research, in Massachusetts, conducted a Web-based survey of over 17 000 published scientists in 16 countries. ... While the United States is, unsurprisingly, a popular destination for scientists from around the world, Switzerland actually has the highest percentage of immigrant scientists. On the other side of the coin, Japan is the most insular country surveyed, exchanging relatively little scientific talent with the rest of the world. "
If you're afraid of heights, this might not be the pool for you. The Holiday Inn Shanghai Pudong Kangqiao in China has built a cantilever pool on their 24th story. A cantilever pool uses a type of engineering that allows the pool to extend beyond the building. Along with the glass bottom, it makes you feel like you are swimming in the sky!