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Monthly Archives: August 2012

Reshared post from Jenny Winder

๐Ÿ˜€ Jenny Winder originally shared this post: You Built What?!: A Fire-Breathing, Jet-Powered Dragon A 50,000-volt stun gun and liquid propane canister lets the flames fly

Reshared post from Jenny Winder

Jenny Winder originally shared this post: Bizarre poodle moth fascinates … and frightens … the masses online It's been compared to a fluffy dog, a Pokemon character and a Power Rangers villain โ€” but whatever it is, the Venezuelan poodle moth has captured the Internet like Mothra in a bad Japanese movie. Now …

Reshared post from Pat Reynolds

Anternet! Pat Reynolds originally shared this post: "[A]nt algorithms have to be simple, distributed and scalable" Turns out they've been running TCP/IP for millions of years. FTA:A forager won't return to the nest until it finds food. If seeds are plentiful, foragers return faster, and more ants leave the nest to forage. If, however, ants […]

A story i feel EVERYONE should read!

A story i feel EVERYONE should read! How Apple and Amazon Security Flaws Led to My Epic Hacking | Gadget Lab | In the space of one hour, my entire digital life was destroyed. First my Google account was taken over, then deleted. Next my Twitter account was compromised, and used as a platform […]

Reshared post from Allison Sekuler

Allison Sekuler originally shared this post: Age of Father Linked to Genetic Mutations and Increased Autism Risk A study just published online in ย _Nature_ ย of the largest study of genetic analyses of parent-child groups to determine more precisely than before the extent to which de novo mutations were present in the population. Genetic analyses were […]