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Throwback Thursday #14 – Magic

Today’s Throwback Thursday is all about magic, science, and mathematics. Above is a fantastic video showing a little wooden automata performing magic, created by Per Helldorff. Using a simple turning lever, a ball appears to teleport before your eyes. I … Continue reading

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Zombies Vs. Wildlife

I’m in the process of (finally) watching Season 4 of The Walking Dead, and pretty much all I think about when I watch it is how inaccurate it is. Obviously, there are zombies, but that’s not what bothers me. It’s … Continue reading

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10 Incredible Crowds

The world’s population is increasing, and there are some areas of the world which are incredibly overcrowded. Over at BoingBoing, they have a collection of 10 super crowded areas, including swimming pools, trains, beaches, and bridges. If you find yourself … Continue reading

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Weekly Ramblings – Quadrocopters

Weekly Ramblings time, with a theme! This one is all about quadrocopters. There will be a bunch of videos after the break. First up, we have a great example of how agile and precise a swarm of quadrocopters can be. … Continue reading

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Weekly Ramblings – Whose Line Death Star GIFs

Back to some Weekly Ramblings, and this one is full of the Oxford Dictionary’s USA word of the year, GIFs. Unfortunately, I don’t know how to embed GIFs in WordPress, so this will be full of juicy links to them … Continue reading

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Burzynski Clinic Quackery Update

Since the story about Billie Bainbridge and the Burzynski Clinic has come to light, there have been many more posts about it, in what is known as the Streisand effect. Here are some which are essential reading: Threats from The … Continue reading

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