If you consider yourself a geek, or aspire to the honor of geekhood, here's an essential checklist of must-have geek skills. The term ‘geek', once used to label a circus freak, has morphed in meaning over the years. What was once an unusual professio...
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Can you name the movie from all 33 photos?
With the rapid progression of technology each year, it's easy to accumulate a pile of obsolete gadgets that you just can't bear to get rid of. So don't!
That is absolutely stunning work, I would read this in a shot.
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Built in Greece at around 100 BCE, the Antikythera Mechanism is the oldest known scientific computer. It was lost for 2000 years, but recovered from a shipwreck in 1901. In 2010, we built a fully-functional replica out of Lego.
This page briefly describes every file format (or actually the file name extensions for the formats) that we have been able to learn about.
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Using a heating system, physicists have succeeded for the first time in preventing the development of instabilities in an efficient alternative way relevant to a future nuclear fusion reactor. Its an important step forward in the effort to build the...
There's a subreddit devoted to GIFs of chemical reactions . They are hypnotizing.
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