Five MIT Students Have Solved A Universally Annoying Problem...
Watch This Guy Make the Cleanest Getaway Ever in Grand Theft...
This is like some kind of stunt porn from The Fast and the Furious, but it's still impressive to watch a guy get past a cop car and a SWAT roadblock, on a bridge entrance, without a scratch.
NM Run With An Iron. - ECN Electrical Forums
Electrical & Code Related Forum for Electricians, Inspectors, Instructors, Engineers & Related Professionals
5 Statistics Problems That Will Change The Way You See The...
Even a rudimentary look at probability can give new insights about how to interpret data
defective yeti — Darwinian Valentines
February 14th, 2011
Fantasy City Generator! - Complete with wards, professions, power centers, buildings, guilds, and more!
MIT OpenCourseWare | Electrical Engineering and Computer...
1: Introduction and Goals; Data Types, Operators, and Variables
Astronaut Andre Kuipers Shares Stunning Images of Earth...
In space, 28,000 km/h, 400 km above Earth, astronaut and physician is currently on a 191-days research mission at the Latelyhe's been sharing with the world some of the most amazing views of our beloved home planet up from his perspective. Don't fee...
Must Watch - All Documentaries - Sprword.com
An alternative news website dedicated to the truth. News is what you make it. Empathy will save the world.
How To (Temporarily) Experience A Phantom Limb
I placed a coffee cup in front of John and asked him to grab it [with his phantom limb]. Just as he said he was reaching out, I yanked the cup away. "Ow!" he yelled. "Don't do that!" "What's the matter?" "Don't do that", he repeated. "I had just got ...
How to Calculate a Square Root by Hand
There are several ways to calculate the square root of a number by hand. While some methods will only give you an approximation, this method calculates the square root digit by digit using only simple operations.
David Ray Griffin
David Ray Griffin: Excellent information and resources on Prof. David Ray Griffin, including links to a C-SPAN program and a Washington Post article where Dr. Griffin discusses a major 9/11 cover-up. Links to many other excellent resources also provi...
Bike with Square Wheels -- Math Fun Facts
Ride a bike with round wheels and it rolls smoothly on a flat road (i.e., the axle remains level). Can you get a bike with square wheels to roll smoothly on a road of some other shape?
The Power (and Peril) of Praising Your Kids
The inverse power of praise.
These are some useful tricks
These are some useful tricks
Firefox add-on DeSopa circumvents internet blacklisting...
The House and Senate's respective anti-online piracy bills, SOPA and PIPA, have stirred controversy over censorship. Firefox now has an add-on, DeSopa, that circumvents the bill's DNS blocking.
Why do competitors open their stores next to one another?...
Why do competitors open their stores next to one another?
Yoga Exercise - Sun Salutation (Surya Namaskar) @ ABC-of-Yoga...
The Yoga Sun Salutation Pose or Surya Namaskar is a flowing series of poses. Learn how to perform this, including the Yoga Mountain Pose with the help of our animation.
Internet of food: Arduino-based, urban aquaponics in Oakland...
The land in West Oakland where Eric Maundu is trying to farm is covered with freeways, roads, light rail and parking lots so there's not much arable land and...
PFRPG Character Generator
Shadowrun Returns brings back one of our most original & cherished game settings as a 2D turn-based RPG for tablets & PC.
Mini Roleplay Adventure - Imgur
top scoring links : Pathfinder_RPG
rogue - Imgur
Future Predictions | Future Technology Predictions
Future predictions, future technology predictions, a future timeline of technology and science, 2010s, 2010-2019, the future of humanity.
shady8x comments on feminist myth of women earning $0.72...
D.C. students test ‘Teach to One' learning system
One D.C. school is testing a new system that relies on a computer algorithm for individual learning.
100 Words Every High School Graduate Should Know published...
The editors of The American Heritageｮ College Dictionary have compiled a list of 100 words they recommend each high school graduateshould know.
I've been actively seeking new documentaries to watch for...
Toys from Trash
Botched Paramilitary Police Raids
—Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy, in June 15, 2006.
Neil deGrasse Tyson & Richard Dawkins Ponder the Big Enchilada...
Whenever you bring together Neil deGrasse Tyson and Richard Dawkins -- one the public face of astrophysics, the other the public face of biology -- you're pretty much guaranteed a good crowd and a spirited conversation.
Sixty Symbols - Physics and Astronomy videos
Curious and quirky videos describing the various symbols used in physics and astronomy
The Free Information Society - Media in eBooks/Other
Fish Bowl Jello - "Deal"icious Mom
I saw this and I knew I needed to try it. The color of the "water" and the fish, fit right in to summer fun yet the whole recipe is super simple (right
Mindpicnic | Google Maps Quiz
Click on the world map to submit your guess.
Barkeeper (3.5e Class) - D&D Wiki
He's been handing you drinks. He's been listening to your lame bragging about killing some orcs in a dark, murky place. He's kept you from burning his place down... how many times now? And now he's out with you... to adventure.
Exploratorium: Hubble: Where is the center of the Universe?...
Visit the Hubble Space Telescope, with live webcasts from Mission Control and the Exploratorium. See how Hubble's pictures change our ideas about the universe, meet the people who keep the telescope up and running 370 miles above the earth.
Heat-conducting composite pipes could make desalination...
Pipes made from a polymer-copper blend could make the desalination of seawater considerably less expensive.
Intelligence and the Stereotype Threat
Social factors can have a powerful influence on intelligence.
Beginning Engineers Checklist
Beginning Engineers Checklist
Apollo 11 Launch at 500 Frames per Second
This amazing video by Spacecraft Films shows the July 16, 1969 launch of the Apollo 11 mission that landed the first humans on the moon. The camera was rolling at a whopping 500 frames per second, all...
Dungeons and Dragons Gaming Stories including Eric and the...
Stories from past D&D blunders from DMs and players a like. We have listed the original Eric and the Gazebo
Top 10 Philosophical One Liners
Philosophy is no more or less than the search for wisdom. It deals with all manner of problems which everyone faces in their lives and by thought and logic attempts to solve them. Since we live in a terrifically complex universe lots of philosophy is...
Stupid People - Elephants Never Forget
In 1986, Mkele Mbembe was on holiday in Kenya after graduating from Northwestern University.
[PATV] Tuesday, August 30, 2011 - Extra Credits Season 2,...
This week, we offer some general examples for ways to improve education using game design techniques. Also, here's that link I promised: http://www.deathball.net/notpron/
Three Myths About World Hunger -- New Internationalist
Three Myths About World Hunger
The Wave Nature of Matter
That's how most scientists felt about the Bohr model when it was first proposed. In 1923, about ten years after Bohr published his results, Louis de Broglie came up with a fascinating idea to explain them: matter, he suggested, actually consi...
Arts: Photographer Loves Math, Graphs Her Images
> Most of us can't tell our secant from our cotangent. But the forms
List of unsolved problems in physics - Wikipedia, the free...
This is a list of some of the major . Some of these problems are , meaning that existing theories seem incapable of explaining a certain observed or experimental result. The others are , meaning that there is a difficulty in creating an experiment t...
Evil GM Trick #28: Sure You Can Have That +12 Hackmaster...
Gamegrene Third Edition released, to commemorate (June 7th, 2008).
Pi Mem - Memorize the first 500 digits
Thinking Within Paradoxes
I read a few years ago somewhere that a hallmark of a genius is being able to hold opposites together and transcend them. This stuck with me and over time I tried to make sense of it, because at first it was a very confusing concept. With some luck t...
A to Z of Awesomeness
Neill Cameron put together these drawings based on suggestions from fans over a 26 day period. The results are indeed full of awesome. [ Via ]
Life Hacks For Real Life - Gallery
Some little things that may make your life easier.. Or make you look lazier.
Tiamat the Tile Mapper (v15)
If you export a map during the month of February you were given a free map export today. Remember the free exports don't carry over so use it or lose it. :)
Mindfulness meditation improves connections in the brain...
When I'm stressed, I listen to a 20-minute mindfulness meditation tape. It always helps me feel calmer and more relaxed. Many meditative pra
My mother told me growing up that I had to be dead silent...
Portal: Prelude: Day Zero: What the hell is this all about...
Portal: Prelude, the official free Portal modification website. Download the game, discuss in the forums and access a lot of goodies.
Strolen's Citadel: 5 Room Dungeon By JohnnFour
Tips on how to create five room dungeons that can be used for any location, are short, are quick to plan, easy to polish and plan, flexible in size and easy to integrate into your campaign. The Role Playing Game Workshop: Read. Post. Play.
Earthships - what are they?
PDFs - Final Fantasy d20
Essence of Political Science
Of the world's 100 largest economic entities, 51 are now...
(Corporations are in )
Learning Calculus: Overcoming Our Artificial Need for Precision...
Savage Research, Humor: Math Knowledge
Two mathematicians were having dinner in a restaurant, arguing about the average mathematical knowledge of the American public. One mathematician claimed that this average was woefully inadequate, the other maintained that it was surprising...
The Labs That Go Boom: The Lightning Research Lab Builds...
Career: Lightning-tolerant spacecraft designer, power utilities engineer
EVERY TIME A CAT CLEANS ITSELF IT IS WORSHIPPING THE DARK...
New graphic t-shirts released weekly. Awesome new designs submitted and rated by the Threadless community.
For the Right Price These Gamers Will Die For You
This story starts, as so many great ones do, with a classified ad: "I will take bullets for you," it read. And he did. Contact made, cash transfer confirmed, Londoner Toby Smith met me on a bluff overlooking the border between Iran and Turkmenistan ...
A force which can hold a nucleus together against the enormous forces of repulsion of the protons is strong indeed. However, it is not an inverse square force like the electromagnetic force and it has a very . modeled the strong force as an in whic...
ArcadePod.Com: Phage Wars
Spread your parasites in this fast pace, strategy game. The goal is to overtake all other parasites and become the
/tg/ - Traditional Games
/tg/ is 4chan's imageboard for discussing traditional gaming, such as board games and tabletop RPGs.