Latest Robinson Crusoe Stories

2008-12-29 14:10:47

Australia's self-proclaimed Robinson Crusoe has taken out an online personal ad searching for his own Girl Friday to share his island life. David Glasheen, 65, who gave up the life of a businessman in Sydney to live the simple life on Australia's northern Restoration Island, wrote in his profile on dating site rsvp.com.au that he is seeking a Girl Friday to make my island dreams come true, The Times of London reported Monday. One of the last true adventurers! Still looking for my mermaid, the...

2008-10-14 18:00:15

NBC says it has erected a tree house in New York City to promote its new action-adventure series "Crusoe." The tree house, which will house an actor playing the Crusoe character through Friday, will be visible 24 hours a day, live at the corner of Broadway and 51st Street in New York and on the Web site www.savecrusoe.com. Philip Winchester, who plays Crusoe on the show, and Tongayi Chirisa, who plays Friday in the series, are to make guest appearances Thursday at the tree house....

Word of the Day
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.