Do Not Touch Pretend You're Xyzzy Why Nikola Tesla was the greatest geek who ever lived Additional notes from the author: If you want to learn more about Tesla, I highly recommend reading Tesla: Man Out of Time Also, this Badass of the week by Ben Thompson is what originally inspired me to write a comic about Tesla. Ben's also got a book out which is packed full of awesome. There's an old movie from the 80s on Netflix Instant Queue right now about Tesla: The Secret of Nikola Tesla. It's corny and full of bad acting, but it paints a fairly accurate depiction of his life.
Canvas Printing, Your Photos on Canvas, Canvas » £29 » Point101 Canvas prints are a great way to showcase a variety of your own images. Available in a choice of sizes and finishes, we print on 380gsm cotton and hand stretch the canvases in the UK. The highest quality canvas printing Printed at 1440dpi using an 8-colour pigment ink system, your canvas prints will be sharper, more detailed and have an impressive colour range. We use heavy duty artist stretcher bars and hand stretch all canvases here in the UK. Our canvas prints are fade-free We use the most advanced large format printers with that deliver that delivers a wide colour gamut, smooth graduations, less bronzing and highly scratch-resistant prints. Heavy duty pine wood stretcher bars Our canvas prints are hand stretched onto heavy duty 38mm deep knotless solid pine stretcher bars from sustainable sources in Europe, giving your artwork presence and durability. Bright white 380gsm cotton canvas Made from tight weave 380gsm cotton, our prints are coated with a bright white, acid-free emulsion.
Doctor Who's 50th Anniversary The Doctor Who doodle started life as a request from a huge fan at Google. It seemed daunting- 11 Doctor's, 50 years of adventures, countless enemies and time travel! But we loved the idea of science fiction, technology and fun coming together, so we set about creating a multiple level game. The game was always a simple premise- those dastardly Daleks have stolen the Google letters and we need Doctor Who to retrieve them. Artists don't make games, programmers do. Engineering Gurus - Rui Lopes, Corrie Scalisi, Mark Ivey Additional support - Doug Simpkinson, Jonathan Shneier All things D of 3 - Leon Hong Deity of rain, lava & lightning - Kevin Laughlin Additional game ideas - Gregory Capuano Sounds - The BBC, Tom Tabanao, Manuel Clement and Cody! We thank the BBC for trusting us and also helping us whenever needed.
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The flipper bridge In Hong Kong, cars drive on the left while in the rest of China, they drive on the right. If you're building a bridge between the two, you've got to come up with a clever way to switch lanes without disruption or accident. Behold, the flipper: The only way that could be more cool is if one of the lanes went into a tunnel under the water or corkscrewed over the other lane in a rollercoaster/Mario Kart fashion. Lots more on the NL Architects site.
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The Rock I'm told that there is a huge rock near a gravel pit on Hwy. 25 in rural Iowa. For generations kids have painted slogans, names, and obscenities on this rock, changing its character many times. A few months back the rock received its latest paint job and since then it has been left completely undisturbed. Here's the artist Ray "Bubba" Sorensen. AWESOME Work, RAY...Thank you! "God Bless America" "Our Soldiers & Vets" h
40 Amazing Full HD Wallpapers by Humza / November 14, 2011 If you are looking for a new wallpaper, and want something sharp and awesome at the same time, you might want to look ahead as we post some 40 amazing wallpapers (from random categeories) in their Full HD resolution (1920×1080 and 1920×1200). The credits of the artists (if any) are unknown. If you know any of the artists who made any artwork found below, please contact us, or leave a comment.
Alter Ego What Is the Easiest Way to Power a Lightbulb More Infographics on Good The Art of Clean Up Photography Ursus Wehrli turned cleaning up into a form of art. It might be obsessive behaviour, but it looks neat.