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Onvolledigheidsstellingen van Gödel. The Map of Physics. The Map of Mathematics. Meatwreck. Animated GIFs Illustrating the Art of Japanese Wood Joinery. Japanese wood joinery dates back to the seventh century and is a craftsmanship technique that involves complicated, interlocking wooden joints that form bonds without the use of nails, screws or adhesives.

Animated GIFs Illustrating the Art of Japanese Wood Joinery

Even until recent times when carpentry books began to be published, mastery of these woodworking techniques remained the fiercely guarded secret of family carpentry guilds. Several years ago a young Japanese man working in automobile marketing discovered one such book. Quipu - Wikipedia. Quipus, sometimes known as khipus or talking knots,[1] were recording devices historically used in a number of cultures and particularly in the region of Andean South America.[2] Similar systems were used by the ancient Chinese and native Hawaiians,[3] though this article specifically deals with the most familiar Inca system, and knotted string records are often generically referred to in English as quipus after the Inca term.

Quipu - Wikipedia

A quipu usually consisted of colored, spun, and plied thread or strings made from cotton or camelid fiber. For the Inca, the system aided in collecting data and keeping records, ranging from monitoring tax obligations, properly collecting census records, calendrical information, and military organization.[4] The cords contained numeric and other values encoded by knots in a base ten positional system. A quipu could have only a few or up to 2,000 cords.[5] The configuration of the quipus have also been "compared to string mops.

Etymology[edit] Purpose[edit] Studio ponoc. The Last Guardian and the Language of Games. Ik ging naar een toneelstuk waar mensen letterlijk van moeten kotsen. Self-Healing Transistors for Chip-Scale Starships. Working with the Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), NASA is pioneering the development of tiny spacecraft made from a single silicon chip that could slash interstellar exploration times.

Self-Healing Transistors for Chip-Scale Starships

On Wednesday at the International Electron Devices Meeting in San Francisco, NASA’s Dong-Il Moon will present new technology aimed at ensuring such spacecraft survive the intense radiation they’ll encounter on their journey. If a silicon chip were used as a spacecraft, calculations suggest that it could travel at one-fifth of the speed of light and reach the nearest stars in just 20 years. That’s one hundred times faster than a conventional spacecraft can offer. Conlon nancarrow. The Importance of Soft Toys. How and why classical musicians feel rhythm differently.

A Brief History of Gore. A Brief History of Gore. Where Was the Last Place Discovered on Earth? A Love Letter to GOTHIC's Open World Design ➣ Game Design Focus - RagnarRox. MECHANICAL TECHNO DEMONSTRATION. Crazy Synthesizer Demo. The M16: a history in pictures. Why Biodiversity Is Good For The Economy. LOW BUDGET EYE CANDY #1. DevEdit. Masters of Dabke 2 - Lebanon Style. Geography Now! Estonia. Aesthetic Appreciation: Crash Course Philosophy #30.

THIS MINECRAFT MAP TOOK 6 YEARS TO MAKE!?! The baking soda and super glue trick. A LIVE 24x7 Interactive African Wildlife Safari. The Fonzie snap. Mahafsoun Metal Bellydance ~ Moonspell {Night Eternal} Andrew Malone: The Roman Domus as a Caribbean Urban Housing Solution. Making this chicken sandwich from scratch took six months, $1,500. Swooshable - makes you a better LEGO Builder. Wat is geconcentreerd sap en is het gezond? - Gezondergenieten.nl. Lift. Addressing the world. Residents living permanently in Japan's cyber-cafés - Lost in Manboo. ORBIS: The Stanford Geospatial Network Model of the Roman World. What Does Tomorrow Look Like? - How We Envision the Future - Extra Credits. Life Inside a Dead Whale.

Radioactive Ming vases echo our toxic dependency on electronics. Liam Young collecting radioactive tailings material from the world's Largest Rare Earth minerals refinery in Mongolia.

Radioactive Ming vases echo our toxic dependency on electronics

Film Still © Toby Smith/Unknown Fields Last year, the Unknown Fields Division, a nomadic design studio that explores peripheral landscapes, industrial ecologies and precarious wilderness, travelled to Asia to follow the path of the symbol of globalization: the massive container ship. The group came back with amazing stories, images, videos and with a set of radioactive Ming vases made from the toxic waste of our electronic gadgets.

Along their journey, Unknown Fields investigated Rare earth element, a set of seventeen chemical elements which are all metals that are often found together in geologic deposits. What makes REE important to our times is that they are used for computer memory, rechargeable batteries, night-vision goggles, precision-guided weapons, phones, energy-efficient lighting, solar panels, and many other electronics and green technologies. 10 Bizarre Food Developments We May See In The Future. Food Man has always striven to expand his knowledge and the study of food is no exception.

10 Bizarre Food Developments We May See In The Future

Our current technology has enabled us to push the boundaries of food development further than ever before, and the entries on this list are just some of what we might see in the future. 10Headless Chicken Farms In 2012, Andre Ford, an architecture student at the UK Royal College Of Art, looked at the problems presently plaguing the broiler chicken industry and proposed the Center For Unconscious Farming as a solution. His objectives were to satisfy the demand for chicken meat while affording the animals more humane treatment. Buster Keaton: The Scarecrow. Space architecture. Answer three questions and help us improve Wikipedia.

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Laughter in animals. Laughter in animals other than humans describes animal behavior which resembles human laughter.

Laughter in animals

Numerous species demonstrate vocalizations similar to human laughter. A significant proportion of these are mammals, including non-human primates, which suggests that the neurological functions involved in expressing cheer occurred early in the process of mammalian evolution. [1] Non-human primates[edit] Chimpanzees, gorillas, bonobos and orangutans show laughter-like vocalizations in response to physical contact, such as wrestling, play chasing, or tickling. This is documented in wild and captive chimpanzees. Research has noted the similarity in forms of laughter among humans and apes (chimpanzees, bonobos, gorillas, orangutans) when tickled, suggesting that laughter derived from a common origin among primate species, and has subsequently evolved prior to the origin of humans.[2][3] Rats[edit]

My Life After 44 Years In Prison. Hortum Machina, B, the garden that rolls across the city – We Make Money Not Art. Hortum Machina, B on Hampstead Road in London.

Hortum Machina, B, the garden that rolls across the city – We Make Money Not Art

Photo by William Victor Camilleri Passersby reactions to Hortum Machina, B. Photo by William Victor Camilleri Although they don’t have what we call ‘nervous systems’, plants are actually smart and sentient. My Bed. My Bed is a work by the British artist Tracey Emin.

My Bed

First created in 1998, it was exhibited at the Tate Gallery in 1999 as one of the shortlisted works for the Turner Prize.[1] It consisted of her bed with bedroom objects in an abject state, and gained much media attention. Although it did not win the prize, its notoriety has persisted. Inspiration[edit] The idea for My Bed was inspired by a depressive phase in the artist's life when she had remained in bed for several days without eating or drinking anything but alcohol.[2] When she looked at the vile, repulsive mess that had accumulated in her room, she suddenly realised what she had created. Perceptual adaptation. Perceptual adaptation is a unique function of the brain that accounts for the differences viewed in the world, as it relates to the senses.

Perceptual adaptation

This phenomenon occurs in all senses, including vision, hearing, touch, and smell. An example is when images sensed through the eyes are relayed to the visual cortex of the brain, and if vision is altered slightly, the brain accounts for the difference and will allow one to perceive the world as "normal. " This is a compensation mechanism the brain uses for the world to appear normal in our minds when our world has obviously been altered from its regular state.[1] This is an important aspect in potential alterations to the visual field, effectiveness in compensating for alterations in the visual field, visual adaptation, and face recognition. History[edit] 宇宙楽器 『コズミカル・シーズ』小野綾子・根岸創 作 Space Musical Instruments - Cosmical Seeds - (Full Version) The pleasure of poetic pattern - David Silverstein.

Keepvogel - de uitvinding. Retrotechtacular: Examining Music in 1950’s Russia. Rapping, deconstructed: The best rhymers of all time. MAMÁ -Javier Botet es Mamá (Movement Test) Architectures. As mentioned a while back, I’ve been trying to find a way to classify the numerous ‘Design with Intent’ and architectures of control examples that have been examined on this site, and suggested by readers. Since that post, my approach has shifted slightly to look at what the intent is behind each example, and hence develop a kind of ‘method’ for suggesting ‘solutions’ to ‘problems’, based on analysing hundreds of examples. I’d hesitate to call it a suggestion algorithm quite yet, but it does, in a very very rudimentary way, borrow certain ideas from TRIZ*. Below is a tentative, v.0.1 example of the kind of thought process that a ‘designer’ might be led through by using the DwI Method. I’ve deliberately chosen an common example where the usual architectures of control-type ‘solutions’ are pretty objectionable.

The Death Clock: Calculate your life expectancy today. Hipstersound, an ambient noise generator to stay productive at home. The Woobie. A "woobie" is a name for any type of character who makes you feel extremely sorry for them. Wacky Races - See-Saw to Arkansas Clip. My Bed. Readings & Flowcharts. Search. Hoe het is om te leven met kleptomanie.

Alle illustraties door Michael Dockery. Grid Corrections (a one minute) Urban geography. New York City, one of the largest urban areas in the world Urban geography is the subdiscipline of geography which concentrates on those parts of the Earth's surface that have a high concentration of buildings and infrastructure. Predominantly towns and cities, these are settlements with a high population density and with the majority of economic activities in the secondary sector and tertiary sectors. Research interest[edit] Urban geographers are primarily concerned with the ways in which cities and towns are constructed, governed and experienced. Contrary to neighboring disciplines such as urban anthropology, urban planning and urban sociology, urban geography mostly investigates the impact of urban processes on the earth's surface's social and physical structures.

Areas of study[edit] 10 Lesser Known or Used Forms of Government. Politics. Parable of the Invisible Gardener. The art of the metaphor - Jane Hirshfield. Draag je lievelingsboek voor altijd bij je met deze sieraden van papier. List of cognitive biases. Cognitive biases are tendencies to think in certain ways that can lead to systematic deviations from a standard of rationality or good judgment, and are often studied in psychology and behavioral economics. United States foreign aid. Budget of NASA. The Modular Body. List of cognitive biases. STRANGETHINK (@Strangethink23) Humanitarians of Tinder. Amy Whittle. Oklo, the Two Billion Year Old Nuclear Reactor. Stephen Fry ranting about Windows, Microsoft and Bill Gates.

Hier is wat porno die je gewoon lekker op je werk kan kijken. Shadow person. Internetten doe je in Cuba met z'n allen. Creepy Black Balloon Will Follow You, Repeat Your Convos. Butterflies Remember What They Learned as Caterpillars. On the Phenomenon of Bullshit Jobs - STRIKE! Corrupted Blood incident. THE PIGEONHOLE MAN & THE DEAF (De Hokjesman, afl. De Doven - english subs) How do hard drives work? - Kanawat Senanan. How to Make Donohi: Body Warming Device Used by the Ninja. Welcome to Mystic Island: Home to the Best Serial Stories. Melasse. The Atlantic slave trade: What too few textbooks told you - Anthony Hazard.

Barbary slave trade. Why the modern bathroom is a wasteful, unhealthy design. Boa mistura rejuvinate mexican neighborhood with otomi art. The Gentlemen of Bakongo And Their Cult Of Elegance. De Urban Campsite, een reizende camping waar kamperen en kunst samenkomen. Dutch Profiles. A Dream of Glowing Trees Is Assailed for Gene-Tinkering.