Discover the cosmos! Each day a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe is featured, along with a brief explanation written by a professional astronomer. 2012 March 12 The Scale of the Universe - Interactive Flash Animation Credit & Copyright: Cary & Michael Huang
40 Photoshop Tutorials On Rain Showers and Water Drops - Smashing Magazine With fall just around the corner, designers are looking for ways to complement their work with fall imagery like water droplets, rain on leaves and fall rain showers. Including rain or water drops in a scene can be a nice effect because water is a very compelling element. As you’ll see in the tutorials below, water drops and rain can completely change the dynamic of a design or photo.
26+ » Frgmnt Da sich Schriftengestaltung generell damit befasst, wie alle Elemente der Zeichen im Ganzen ausgeformt sind, stellt die »Frgmnt« die Gegenfrage: auf welche Elemente kann generell verzichtet werden? Einen Ausgangspunkt liefert eine Studie über die Merkmale für die Identifizierung von Groß- und Kleinbuchstaben der Universität Victoria und der Universität Montréal. Basis ist die weit verbreitete Schriftart »Arial«. Aus dieser werden alle Groß- und Kleinbuchstaben (ausgenommen Umlaute und Ziffern) mit wechselnden Unschärfen und Kreispartikeln belegt. Die Auswertung ergibt, welche Elemente jedes Buchstabens am wichtigsten für die Wiedererkennung ist.
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When you stop chasing the wrong things, you give the right things a chance to catch you. So starting today… Give up trying to be perfect. – The real world doesn’t reward perfectionists, it rewards people who get things done. Give up comparing yourself to others. – The only person you are competing against is yourself. Give up dwelling on the past or worrying too much about the future. – Right now is the only moment guaranteed to you.
Someone sent me these in a chain email, it was horribly formatted. I also do not know who made the comments, or how accurate they are. I take zero credit in the pictures, I just wanted to compile them nicely for all to see. The world’s highest chained carousel, located in Vienna, the height of 117 meters. Thor’s Well – “the gates of the dungeon.”
Some of the best sexual drinking games can be done either in an intimate setting with only you and your girlfriend or you can make it a party and have multiple people. The ten most commonly played sexual drinking games are: Nine cans of beer or the floor. In this game you will need about nine cans of beer per person, (NOTE: not everyone will finish this game) a shot glass and a time keeper.
These animated GIFs are like looking into the mirror of your daily life. When you see someone do math without a calculator: When you accidentally email something before you’re finished: