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Raymond Chandler, 1953

Did you ever read what they call Science Fiction? It’s a scream. It’s written like this: ‘I checked out with K19 on Adabaran III, and stepped out through the crummaliote hatch on my 22 Model Sirus Hardtop. I cocked the … Continue reading

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Neil Gaiman: Why our future depends on libraries, reading and daydreaming | Books | The Guardian

I was in China in 2007, at the first party-approved science fiction and fantasy convention in Chinese history. And at one point I took a top official aside and asked him Why? SF had been disapproved of for a long … Continue reading

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Pond Racer

The Scaled Composites Pond Racer –  (Burt Rutan)

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Controlling a Land Shark – With Your Mind

[youtube] This is so awesome. I’m taking an IoT class – there’s got to be some way I can do a project on this… More about OpenBCI

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Physics needs art – and vice versa

Why Physics Needs Art to Help Picture the Universe It is sometimes said that science and art are fundamentally different in their approach and their dominion, since science strives to be objective while art is inherently subjective. The science of … Continue reading

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