Straight Razor Place - Welcome to Straight Razor Place. Project Aon: Main / Books (browse) Une nuit dans une hutte de hobbit | Isabelle Audet | Cantons de l'Est. Quiconque est inattentif peut passer devant la hutte sans la voir.
Du sentier, on ne voit qu'une colline couverte de paillis. Seule une cheminée trahit la vie qui se cache dessous. La porte et les fenêtres circulaires du Troglo sortent de terre de l'autre côté, face à la forêt. La ressemblance est frappante: le plus récent gîte du domaine touristique Entre cimes et racines semble tout droit sorti d'un livre de Tolkien. The Tech Archive: Buxton's Vintage Gadget Collection. For every good design there’s at least a dozen of concepts that didn’t catch on.
Nothing illustrates that better than a great online vintage gadget collection, published yesterday by Microsoft Research team. The collection is a brainchild of Bill Buxton, one of the principal Microsoft researchers, a guy who’s been through 30 years of continuous tech design. Awarded with three honorary doctorates and several professional awards, Bill also likes to gather things – the vintage, geeky kind of things, to be precise.
Over the years, he has gathered an impressive collection of prototypes, probably the best I have seen online. Every exhibit has some nice, high-res photos, a description and sometimes even some PDF downloads of original leaflets or brochures, for added flavor. PhysOrg.com - Science News, Technology, Physics, Nanotechnology, Space Science, Earth Science, Medicine. Game of Thrones Infographic : Illustrated Guide to Houses and Character Relationships. If you’re here because you love GoT.
Visit the Lore Timeline post for a chance to win GoT on Blu-Ray. More changes to the guide since it’s been first posted. Thank you very much to all the “editors” for submitted corrections. Not A Joke: Brainwave-Powered Cat Ears Put Your Emotions On Display | Co.Design. You know a sci-fi concept like "brain/computer interface" is gaining critical mass when it starts to be incorporated into incredibly silly products.
I remember playing with a brain-sensor headset from Emotiv at CES a few years ago, and thinking: "Wow, this could really help amputees and veterans use their computers! " Well, now a Japanese company called Neurowear is using the technology to cater to batshit-crazy cosplayers. See for yourself: The lifelike movement is undeniably powerful as a "communication tool. " The product, called Necomimi, is billed as "a new communication tool that augments [the] human's body and ability. " 24 heures de science » 6 et 7 mai 2011. Geek-zodiak-full2.jpg (Image JPEG, 2000x1517 pixels) Quel est votre signe astrologique geek ? New dinosaur species is a missing link. It's fitting that a place called Ghost Ranch, New Mexico, would yield the discovery of a scary-looking creature.
But it's not a ghost - it's a dinosaur. This dog-sized, ferocious-looking critter is called Daemonosaurus chauliodus, which means something along the lines of “buck-toothed evil lizard,” says Hans-Dieter Sues, lead author of the published research describing this dinosaur, and curator of vertebrate paleontology at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History. The illustration above compares the head and neck with a quarter. Cats and Mice armors. Meubles Design, Farfelus et Surprenants! Straight Line Designs est une entreprise de Vancouver avec 25 ans d’expérience dans le domaine du design de meubles.
Ce qui les démarque du reste du marché? La création de meubles très design, mais surtout très farfelus, surprenants et innovateurs. Le designer Judson Beaumont et son équipe ne donnent pas seulement une personnalité aux meubles, ils les rendent presque humains! Article-36081. International observance. An international observance, also known as an international dedication or an international anniversary is a period of time to observe some issue of international interest or concern.
This is used to commemorate, promote and mobilize for action. Many of these periods have been established by the United Nations General Assembly (UN), Economic and Social Council, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), World Health Organization (WHO) and other United Nations bodies including the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), International Maritime Organization (IMO) and the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).
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Yes, there are plenty of other important questions to consider. What phones, smartphones, tablets, USB modems, netbooks, or MiFi cards are available? National Broadband Map. 874683. Celestia archive at Negative Space. Finally!
After two and a half years in the making, my celestial clock is finished. I guess you could call it my Christmas gift to myself: In following posts, I’ll explain a little bit more about how I designed an built it. Here are some still photos of the Clock, in Progress. Back in 2005, I created a sort-of industrial art-project in the form of a decorative brass clock. Your Highness Epic Movie Trailer: “Magic… Motherf$!ker!” [NSFW-Ish] Up-Inspired Real Life Floating House national-geographic-x-up-01 – TrendsNow. Rock-Paper-Scissors: You vs. the Computer - Interactive Feature. Stuff for Smart Masses. Shop for Gifts.
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- Au village ! - Que me voulez-vous ? - Des renseignements ! Nous voulons des renseignements ! Riverboat zombie survival compound @Makezine.com blog. Heroes of the North. Real-life gadgets for real-life superheroes. Yes, there are real-life superheroes. And no, we’re not just referring to firefighters, paramedics, and other heroic people who we’re used to seeing coming to the rescue of others. We’re talking about costume-wearing, identity-concealing, cool-name-having people who fight crime, pollution, or other evils in their own communities, on their own time, and at their own risk.
Many of them actually patrol the city streets, ready to intervene if they see trouble brewing – and being ready includes having the right tools. Given that none of these people have Bruce Wayne’s budget, however, their gadgets tend to be less like Batmobile clones, and more like... well, read on and see for yourself. View all. Clues Suggest Stuxnet Virus Was Built for Subtle Nuclear Sabotage | Threat Level.
New and important evidence found in the sophisticated “Stuxnet” malware targeting industrial control systems provides strong hints that the code was designed to sabotage nuclear plants, and that it employs a subtle sabotage strategy that involves briefly speeding up and slowing down physical machinery at a plant over a span of weeks. “It indicates that [Stuxnet's creators] wanted to get on the system and not be discovered and stay there for a long time and change the process subtly, but not break it,” (.pdf) says Liam O Murchu, researcher with Symantec Security Response, which published the new information in an updated paper on Friday.
The Stuxnet worm was discovered in June in Iran, and has infected more than 100,000 computer systems worldwide. At first blush, it appeared to be a standard, if unusually sophisticated, Windows virus designed to steal data, but experts quickly determined it contained targeted code designed to attack Siemens Simatic WinCC SCADA systems. Festival Celtique de Québec | Horaire. How Vinyl Records Are Made–And How to Pirate A Vinyl Record | DO IT: Projects, Plans and How-tos. Vinyl records have a unique place in the world of music media. Aside from their warm analog tone, vinyl is the only popular medium that is nearly impossible to create or duplicate at home – something that can’t be claimed by cassettes, CDs, DVDs, and certainly not mp3s. Not to be an apologist for piracy, this inherently creates more value for recorded music than using an easily reproducible medium (be it physically or digitally) does.
But as we all know, digital is the present and the future, and I am not complaining about that at all; one look at my iTunes playlist and you’ll know what I mean. Welcome to Steam. On Set: Empire Strikes Back. Shut up, Spock! – how Battlestar Galactica beat Trek babble. Das ApfelBrett.