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A Mindbender for Craftsmen

Nature. Art. HeartCurves_801.gif (GIF Image, 455x306 pixels) Incredible Balancing, Climbing and Jumping Robots. Using segway-like balancing technology, these incredible robots can climb a pole while balancing, hop like a pogo stick, and even climb up stairs.

Incredible Balancing, Climbing and Jumping Robots

These outstanding creations and more are the product of University of Southern Cal’s robotics lab. Related Projects: 5098611416_403dba20aa_o.gif (GIF Image, 550x550 pixels) Text Particles. Depixelizing Pixel Art. Disney meets Darwin - Animation Lab. Hats_Micael_Reynaud.gif (GIF Image, 401x301 pixels) Creative and Unusual Cutlery Designs.

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Build your own kaleidoscope. Spritely. Tell us where you're using Spritely If you start using spritely to sprite up your web pages, please send us a URL via our contact form, and we'll pop some examples up here.

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You must be happy for us to publish your site on this page, but we reserve the right not to! Hottest Tech News & Rumors. 10 Extremely Useful Background Generators for Designers. Using good background image in web design can really lift up a simple layout.

10 Extremely Useful Background Generators for Designers

Now the question is, how to generate interesting backgrounds for your website. Where is the red (html5) Codec Guide: K-Lite Codec Pack - Windows 7 codecs. Kevs 3D. Web Fonts. Researchers explain why bicycles balance themselves. Ruina Lab/Provided An experimental bicycle designed to eliminate the gyroscopic effect of spinning wheels and the "trail" of the front wheel is still stable on its own, disproving conventional theory.

Researchers explain why bicycles balance themselves

The 1949 movie "Jour de Fete" shows a postman frantically chasing his bicycle, which rides away on its own. It could happen. Many bicycles, even without a rider, naturally resist tipping over if they are going fast enough. Scientists and engineers have been trying to explain bicycle self-stability ever since the 19th century. The accepted view: Bicycles are stable because of the gyroscopic effect of the spinning front wheel or because the front wheel "trails" behind the steering axis, or both. IT- Download free computer ebooks in pdf.

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10 Mini Wonders From Christopher Boffoli

Whether it be a lone janitor cleaning mustard off a hotdog to a crew repairing potholes in Reese's peanut butter cups, his images are colorful, playful and whimsical. Its really awesome that it looks like he's having fun telling a story with every image. The Best Kept Secret in Lending, Bar None. How familiar are you with Regulation B of the Equal Credit Opportunity Act?

The Best Kept Secret in Lending, Bar None

Wait, wait! Don’t stop reading because I threw out an unfamiliar legal reference. What I’m about to tell you will change how you think about applying for credit, forever. When you walk into a financial institution and apply for some sort of credit, you have to fill out an application. That application contains language giving the lender permission to pull your credit reports and scores. Urban Legends Reference Pages. ‪Glass Blowing guy in Venice making a cute glass cat‬‏ Quick evolution leads to quiet crickets. Resource library : Evo in the news : Quick evolution leads to quiet cricketsDecember 2006, updates added June 2008 and June 2011.

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70 Cutie Baby Animals Bring You a Good Mood. Cuteness is usually characterized by some combination of infant-like physical traits, especially small body size with a disproportionately large head, large eyes, and round and softer body features.

70 Cutie Baby Animals Bring You a Good Mood

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A tiny screen usually displays some information. Although relatively little known, pressing a certain combinations of buttons can control the settings. For instance, you can check the internal temperature, view the amount of money inside, empty change, or dump certain beverages. Index of /GeneralInterest/Harrison. Physics Flash Animations. We have been increasingly using Flash animations for illustrating Physics content. This page provides access to those animations which may be of general interest. The animations will appear in a separate window. The animations are sorted by category, and the file size of each animation is included in the listing.

Also included is the minimum version of the Flash player that is required; the player is available free from The categories are: Cheetahcub-sm.jpg (JPEG Image, 1080x752 pixels) Miegakure: A puzzle-platforming game in four dimensions. Miegakure is a platform game where you navigate a four-dimensional world to perform miraculous feats and solve puzzles. Miegakure is a puzzle-platforming game that lets you explore and interact with a four-dimensional world. The fourth dimension in this game works just like the first three: it is a mathematical generalization. Your ability to move in the fourth dimensions in addition to the usual three allows you to perform miraculous feats like seeing inside closed buildings, walking through walls, stealing objects from closed containers, binding two separate rings without breaking them, etc...

The Music Time Machine. Sound Matrix. Helpful tips. Escher for Real. (C) Copyright 2002-2012 Gershon Elber, Computer Science Department, Technion. Truth-Saves. Welcome to Evolution 101!

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