To me, this is a pretty good time of the year as many of the sites that I peruse give you their top 10. I use Feedly to keep up to date with different websites to keep up to date with what is happening in the world of tech, design, news, wordpress, photography, sports and […]
Perseverance: Steadfastness in doing something despite difficulty or delay in achieving success.
This article is originally from Make mag can be found here. Mr. Duc Thang Nguyen is a retired engineer from Vietnam. Since his retirement in 2002, he has being working on an amazing animated 3D catalog of mechanical contraptions. Using Autodesk Inventor as a tool, he has documented over 1,700 mechanisms. All from gears, […]
This is pretty incredible little story about the design and manufacturing of the Aluminum Beer Can. When we look at some everyday items, we don’t see the complexity that goes into the manufacturing of the object itself. Especially something that we use every day and take for granted. I can’t tell you how many beers […]
Imagination Creates Reality I got this quote years ago from Tom Robbins and it exemplifies how I feel about the imagination. Over the last couple of years, I have been watching my son grow up and seeing how he interacts with the world has given me a whole new love for this quote. For example, […]
Google Search is cool little thing. There are over 100 billion webpages for them to sift through to find the relevant results that you need or want. I wonder how many mice it takes to run all those wheels in the 19 data centres in the US and the other 17 that are worldwide? For […]
I think Tesla was a pretty incredible man. A little odd but he sure had a mind. Don’t think I truly understand a lot of the work that he did but he did make our lives better. A museum is in the works for a site in New York where he did some work and […]
My friend got me onto a podcast on NPR called “All Songs Considered“. It’s a couple of guys sitting around discussing new music, they talk to artists etc and there is some great music too. I’ve only recently started to listen to this podcast and with J River media center (as I hate windows media […]
Yoji Ookata Discovers Intricate Deep Sea Mystery Circle Off The Coast of Japan. So, puffer fish now make crop circles. That explains everything!!!
There are two tricks that I want to show you today: There’s this page (from Google that helps you with your searches) and the photo below: