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Three Years

Another year of ramblings has gone by. Richer Ramblings is three years old today! That’s a bit mental. I’ve been posting (nearly) every day for three whole years. What I find even more crazy is that some people actually read … Continue reading

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15 Things You Didn’t Know About Outer Space

Some pretty cool facts about space. Credit to OnlineSchools (although I can’t find the image on their website at all). I knew the majority of the things on the list, but infographics are always interesting to look at. Onwards!

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Will Varley – Weddings & Wars

Will Varley – Weddings & Wars (An 8-Bit History Of The World).  I really like this song, and the 8-bit animation is brilliant. It’s a quick history of the world, from the Big Bang to TV and beyond, and all … Continue reading

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Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela passed away yesterday aged 95. The above video by The New York Times takes a look at South Africa’s first black president. A timeline of his life can be found over at the BBC, along with a wealth of other … Continue reading

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Death

A bit of a personal blog entry today, for it has been a sad day. Our cat of 12 years passed away. Among various things going wrong with her, she lost the use of her back legs due to a … Continue reading

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The Life Of Sir Patrick Moore

No Weekly Ramblings this week. Instead, a tribute to the great astronomer and science presenter Sir Patrick Moore, who passed away aged 89. Sir Patrick Moore, astronomer and broadcaster, dies aged 89 (BBC) Sir Patrick Moore: Chris Lintott’s tribute (BBC) … Continue reading

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Weekly Ramblings – Mandelbulb Cat Flashes Death Chess Coaster

  A slightly delayed Weekly Ramblings, but it has arrived! Ever heard of chess coaster? Inspired by a brilliant xkcd comic, the basic premise is to capture yourself and a friend or 2 playing chess whilst on a roller coaster, … Continue reading

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How Much Do Cats Actually Kill?

Head on over to The Oatmeal to read the rest of this brilliant comic. Cats really are evil, sadistic creatures. Onwards!

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The Perils Of Being Aquaman

Let me start off with a question: Would you like to be able to breathe underwater, telepathically communicate with marine life, be super strong and swim super fast? In other words, would you like to have the powers of Aquaman? … Continue reading

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The City Of Samba

The City of Samba is a beautiful tilt shift production by Jarbas Agnelli. It starts off with some stunning shots of the Rio de Janeiro landscape, then moves onto the wonderful Carnaval party. How amazing are those floats? The title shift … Continue reading

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